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  • Harvard breaks through R-B defense to stay undefeated in conference

    HARVARD – Harvard boys soccer coach David Abel knew what his team would have to deal with in Wednesday's Big Northern Conference match against Richmon ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • McClellin ruled out against Packers

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears generally have been waiting until the last minute to rule out players publicly, but coach Marc Trestman said Wednesday linebac ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:02 pm
  • Packers look to repeat success against Bears

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears’ recent history against the Packers – eight losses in 10 meetings, including the gut-wrenching final minute defeat at Soldier ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • 3 Cary-Grove baseball players make D-I commitments

    Cary-Grove’s Zack Forney, Wyatt Mascarella and Jimmy Perkins have played baseball together since they were 9 years old.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:53 pm
  • Watch The Huddle, Week 5 picks

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson make their picks for Week 5 in prep football. Previously: Week 5, Part ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Inside Girls Volleyball: Huntley's Haley Arnieri Athlete of Week

    Athlete of the WeekHaley ArnieriHuntley, sr.Arnieri, a defensive specialist/libero, and the Red Raid ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:20 pm
  • The art of arm wrestling on display in McHenry County

    LAKEMOOR — One evening earlier this month, Kent DaMore’s face burst bright red as his right hand clenched the right hand of Craig Worth. The two 50-so ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • An "Ask Joe" bonus online version

    This is an additional online “Ask Joe” since there were multiple questions this week.Kevin Murphy @ ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • Q&A with our Week 4 football players of the week

    Huntley’s Anthony Binetti and Marengo’s Kyle Gara tied for the Northwest Herald's Week 4 Football Player of the Week, after each received 41 percent o ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Watch The Huddle, Week 5, Part 2

    We interview Johnsburg senior quarterback Nick Brengman in part two of this week's episode of The Huddle. We also try to answer the question: Will Joh ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:15 pm
  • All-22 Slideshow from Bears win over Jets

    Our senior Bears reporter Kevin Fishbain breaks down the good and bad from the Bears 27-19 win over the Jets on Monday night using the coaches view ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Watch The Huddle, Week 5, Part 1

    Les Johnson and Joe Stevenson head out to Johnsburg to review the past week in high school football.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 8:44 am
  • Arkush: Bears have a lot of room to improve

    The Bears definitely deserve to be 2-1. They have absolutely had a little bit of luck – or maybe a l ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Volleyball roundup: Woodstock beats Woodstock North in 3

    At Woodstock, the Blue Streaks defeated Woodstock North in three sets 26-24, 22-25, 25-13, to earn the Fox Valley Conference Fox Division volleyball w ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Tennis roundup: McHenry edges Dundee-Crown

    At McHenry, Emily Zalewski, Alyssa Das-Weeks and Emeris Raquel all won their singles matches for the Warriors in an FVC Valley victory, 4-3, over Dund ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:31 pm
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