• Prep Roundup: Hampshire's Haley Widmayer no-hits Woodstock North

    Haley Widmayer threw a five-inning no-hitter for Hampshire on Wednesday, striking out eight and walking three in the Whip-Purs' 11-0 Fox Valley Confer ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • McHenry softball team rebounds, routs Cary-Gove

    McHENRY –Over the course of five lesson-producing losses this spring, McHenry's softball team waited patiently for its offense to come around.
    April 17, 2014 - 12:42 am
  • Prairie Ridge softball team shows pop, beats Huntley

    CRYSTAL LAKE –Whenever the Prairie Ridge softball team finds itself trailing, the Wolves don't panic.
    April 16, 2014 - 8:24 pm
  • Jacobs' Alyssa Lach races home with winning run against CL South

    ALGONQUIN – With the score tied in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday, Alyssa Lach was just trying to get a good lead off second base with no ...
    April 16, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Musick: For Hawks' Versteeg, it's deja vu (plus a 'do)

    CHICAGO –Kris Versteeg unveiled a new haircut Wednesday.The Blackhawks’ winger had his hair closely ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Sarley: Answering questions about rods, reels and line

    In talking about gearing up for spring fishing the last few weeks, I have spurred quite a few people to write about things that I didn’t explain clear ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Inside Girls Soccer: Cary-Grove's Carli Petersen Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekCARLI PETERSENCary-Grove, so.Petersen has led the Trojans to five consecutive win ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:03 pm
  • Jacobs' Vosnos takes AD job at Homewood-Flossmoor

    In sports parlance, Dan Vosnos scouted Homewood-Flossmoor thoroughly.When he learned H-F was hiring ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Tanaka cools Cubs' bats in Yankees' 3-0 win

    NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings on a frigid Monday, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Hitchcock: Blues chances hinge on Miller

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Just like last spring, the St. Louis Blues have the higher seed but the unenviable task of facing the defending Stanley Cup champion ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • White Sox slip past Red Sox on error in 9th

    CHICAGO – Alexei Ramirez scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on a throwing error, and the White Sox edged the Boston Red Sox, 2-1 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:50 am
  • Prep Roundup: R-B soccer gets BNC win

    With a little over a week to think about a loss to Rockford Christian on April 7, the Richmond-Burton girls soccer team came out ready for revenge on ...
    April 15, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Shaw savors role as Hawks’ intense goofball

    CHICAGO –Brent Seabrook had no place to hide.Moments earlier during Tuesday’s practice, Seabrook ha ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Nichols-Hogle returns to Woodstock as girls basketball coach

    When Jen Nichols-Hogle took over the Alden-Hebron girls basketball program last year, she told athletic director John Lalor there were only two things ...
    April 15, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • All goes right for Johnsburg in win over Cary-Grove

    CARY – The Johnsburg baseball team used excellent starting pitching, timely hitting, and good defense to beat Cary-Grove 8-1 in a Fox Valley Conferenc ...
    April 15, 2014 - 8:51 pm
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