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  • Woodstock defense hoped to just contain Titus Booker

    GRAYSLAKE ­ Woodstock had one main goal in Friday night’s game against Grayslake North. Contain Titus Booker.
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Crystal Lake Central defense made big stops to beat undefeated Centennial

    CHAMPAIGN – Big plays kept Champaign Centennial within reach of Crystal Lake Central for most of Friday night's nonconference football game.
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Prep football insider: Johnsburg enters power rankings, in line for playoff seed

    Northwest Herald Power Rankings1. Cary-Grove (7-0): The Trojans, No. 1 in The Associated Press Class ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Chippewas snap Huskies’ home winning streak

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois’ 28-game Huskie Stadium winning streak is history.Central Michigan runnin ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:35 am
  • Blackhawks beat Sabres with big third period

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks had Brad Richards at second-line center for much of training camp, and then coach Joel Quenneville returned Andrew Shaw to th ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Devin Hester happy after bitter parting with Bears

    ATLANTA – Devin Hester danced around the question, knowing that everyone wonders what he thinks – really thinks – about former teammate Jay Cutler.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Girls Swimming Roundup: Valerie Tarazi leads Crystal Lake co-op to 3rd at Conant

    Valerie Tarazi won the 200-meter individual medley (2:23.38) and the 100 butterfly (1:05.72) to lead the Crystal Lake co-op girls swimming team to a t ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Girls Volleyball Roundup: Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake Central, Crystal Lake South win tourneys

    Cary-Grove's girls volleyball team won the Schaumburg Invitational on Saturday for the first time since 2011, going 5-0 and defeating St. Charles Nort ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Cross Country Roundup: Keagan Smith 2nd, leads Huntley to 5th at Wheeling

    Keagan Smith finished in second place Saturday to lead the Huntley boys cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Wheeling Wildcat Invitationa ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Boys Soccer Roundup: Crystal Lake South stops Glenbrook North

    The Crystal Lake South boys soccer team scored two first-half goals Saturday to beat Glenbrook North, 2-1, in nonconference play in Crystal Lake. 
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:14 pm
  • Inside Girls Swimming: Jacobs' Alexa Agoranos Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekALEXA AGORANOSJacobs, so. Agoranos won the 200-yard freestyle (2:02.31) and the 5 ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Jacobs edges Prairie Ridge for FVC girls tennis title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jacobs knows what it’s like to finish second in the Fox Valley Conference Girls Tennis Tournament.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 8:12 pm
  • Huntley tops Marian Central, wins own girls volleyball invitational

    HUNTLEY – Huntley earned its second girls volleyball tournament championship of the season Saturday, winning its own 16-team Huntley Invitational.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 7:55 pm
  • Blake Betke's 79 leads Richmond-Burton girls golfers back to state

    WATSEKA – Richmond-Burton’s Blake Betke called it the “worst 79 I’ve ever seen.”After parring the fi ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 7:54 pm
  • Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week candidates

    Nick Brengman, Johnsburg, QBBrengman completed 12 of 15 passes for 203 yards and one touchdown as th ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 7:38 pm
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