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  • Kevin Dineen hired as Blackhawks assistant

    CHICAGO – Kevin Dineen, who coached Canada's women's hockey team to a gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, has returned to the NHL as an assistant with t ...
    July 14, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Mario Goetze produced the piece of individual skill that Lionel Messi couldn't muster.
    July 13, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Germany’s World Cup win spurs Greenwald to title

    At each crossover, Craig Greenwald glanced up at The Racket Club’s TV, eager to catch the score of the World Cup final, even though he was in the mids ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Wood, Cubs lose to Braves

    CHICAGO – Arismendy Alcantara is making a strong case to stay with the Chicago Cubs.Alcantara hit a ...
    July 13, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • White Sox fall short in loss to Indians

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox staggered into the All-Star break with a tough loss.Javy Guer ...
    July 13, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Abreu hits 29th HR, White Sox beat Indians

    CLEVELAND – White Sox slugger Jose Abreu has already done a lot of damage in the first half of his rookie season.
    July 12, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Alcantara 2 more hits, but Cubs falls to Braves

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs like to believe better days are ahead. Arismendy Alcantara is one youngster who gives them hope.
    July 12, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Prairie Ridge battles it out in quarterfinals

    After winning the Fox Valley Conference tournament this past spring, Prairie Ridge’s Jared Priesz and Garrett Locher were not surprised to see a few o ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Local church runs for Orphans

    MCHENRY – Overcast skies did not keep a record number of participants away Satursday morning from McHenry's annual River Run.
    July 12, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Sweetwood knocks of Bauman in sudden-death playoff at McHenry County Men’s Amateur Golf Tournament

    WOODSTOCK – After shooting a 4-over-par 76 during the the first round of the McHenry County Men’s Amateur Golf Tournament, Tom Sweetwood of Johnsburg ...
    July 12, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • I’m Just Saying ... With C.J. Fiedorowicz

    C.J. Fiedorowicz believes he made a good first impression. The Johnsburg native, who was taken in the third round of the NFL draft in May by the Houst ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Take 2: What’s with all these baseball elbow injuries?

    The injuries keep coming. This week, it’s Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka who will miss time with an elbow injury, adding him to a list of top MLB pitcher ...
    July 12, 2014 - 6:48 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Ryan SargentJacobsSeniorBaseball1. What’s your most prized possession?My baseball bat2. What’s your ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • White Sox can't hold on, fall to Indians

    CLEVELAND – The White Sox had no problem taking leads over the Indians on Friday night.Holding on to ...
    July 12, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Riley Bauman leads county men's amateur

    HUNTLEY – Riley Bauman, the youngest of three brothers playing in the McHenry County Men’s Amateur Golf Tournament, found himself with the lowest scor ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:49 am
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