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  • Football preview: Johnsburg

    Quick hitsCoach: Mike Maloney (third season, 1-17)2013 record: 1-8 overall, 1-5 FVC Fox (tied sixth ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Hahns lead R-B past Johnsburg

    At Genoa City, Wis., Jordan Hahn and sister Mackenzie led the Rockets past Johnsburg in their first conference matches of the season.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Crystal Lake South volleyball beats Marian Central in opener

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With a fourth-place finish in the state tournament last fall, Crystal Lake South seem determined to show last season was no fluke. Just ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 8:35 am
  • Football Preview: Richmond-Burton

    Quick hitsCoach: Pat Elder (ninth season, 64-28)2013 record: 5-5 overall, 3-3 BNC East (tie third pl ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Football Preview: Marian Central

    Quick hitsCoach: Ed Brucker(12th season, 94-31)2013 record: 8-3 overall, 3-2 Suburban Christian Blue ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Football preview: Alden-Hebron

    Quick hitsCoach: John Lalor (12th season, 80-38)2013 record: 6-4, 6-3 NAC (fourth place)Fast fact: A ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:07 pm
  • Football Preview: Breaking down the East Suburban Catholic Conference

    Players to watchNick Borgra, Joliet Catholic, RB, sr.Borgra (5-foot-11, 195) ran for 982 yards on 12 ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:04 pm
  • Football Preview: Marengo

    Quick hitsCoach: Matt Lynch (eighth season, 11-52)2013 record: 1-8 overall, 1-5 BNC East (sixth plac ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 7:20 pm
  • Girls cross country preview: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen set for big season

    Lauren Van Vlierbergen won most of her cross country races as a junior, earned her second Fox Valley Conference individual title and finished fourth i ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Girls cross country: 5 to watch

    Kitty Allen, Marengo, SeniorAllen led the Indians to their fourth consecutive Big Northern Conferenc ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • Girls cross country preview: Team capsules

    Cary-GroveCoach: Mark Anderson (14th season).Last year's conference finish: Third in FVC.Top returni ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Football Preview: Harvard

    Quick hitsCoach: Sean Saylor (first season).2013 record: 11-1 overall, 6-0 BNC East.Fast fact: Forme ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • Football preview: Big Northern East

    Players to watchChristian Kramer, Harvard, RB, sr.Kramer (5-foot-6, 150), a three-year starter for t ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • QB Palmer among 12 cut by Bears

    Jimmy Clausen has won the competition to be Jay Cutler’s backup quarterback.The Bears released Jorda ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Wada throws 6 1/3 hitless innings as Cubs beat O's

    CHICAGO – Tsuyoshi Wada was disappointed he didn't pitch better when he was in the Baltimore Orioles organization.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 7:52 pm
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