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    April 13, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • I’m Just Saying ... with Cary-Grove graduate Josh Freeman

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    April 13, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

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    April 13, 2014 - 9:05 am
  • TAKE 2: Is the IHSA always honest with the public?

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  • Dundee-Crown baseball team holds off Hampshire

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  • Johnsburg's Mike Toussaint to coach daughter, other all-stars

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    April 12, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Musick: Passion drives lifelong Wrigley ballhawk

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    April 12, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Fake C.J. Fiedorowicz Twitter account causes stir

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    April 12, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Castillo's 3-run HR in 11th lifts Cubs over Cards

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  • Gillaspie leads White Sox past Indians 9-6

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    April 12, 2014 - 9:12 am
  • Grayslake Central keeps Cary-Grove hitters silent

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    April 12, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Big inning leads Jacobs past Johnsburg

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    April 12, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Crystal Lake South softball dominates Johnsburg

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    April 12, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Prep Roundup: Crystal Lake South baseball prevails

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