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  • 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
  • Sale squanders lead, White Sox lose to Yanks in 10

    NEW YORK – Chris Sale was in complete control at Yankee Stadium, all set to end Chicago's losing streak. And then the ball glanced off Dayan Viciedo's ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Predictions for the 2014 football season

    Consensus Offensive Player of Year: Billy Bahl, Marian Central Defensive Player of the Year: Michael ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Preseason Northwest Herald All-Area football team

    QuarterbackBilly Bahl, senior, Marian CentralRunning backJosh Walker, senior, JacobsRyan Williams, s ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Boys Golf: Season preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Chris Gotsch (1st season)Top returners: Kyle Irlbacker, jr., P ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • Boys golf preview: Local golfers dream of going to state as team

    As much as golf is an individual game, the sense of team pride and camaraderie is not lost on local area golfers.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Football journal: Johnsburg quarterback Nick Brengman

    Playing quarterback, in my opinion, is one of the best positions on the football field. It is exciting to play a position where you get the ball on al ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Football journal: Woodstock North fullback Jordan Plummer

    As a fullback in a triple-option offense, I have multiple responsibilities – carrying the ball, blocking for other backs, selling fake handoffs and oc ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Football journal: Huntley wide receiver Josh Esikiel

    Being able to play the game of football is a blessing.Not everybody has the opportunity to play. And ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Football journal: Cary-Grove OL Scott Topole

    Playing the offensive line at Cary-Grove is unlike anything else I have ever been a part of. The amount of guidance and support we have from our coach ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Boys golf preview: 5 to watch

    Jordan Hahn, Richmond-Burton, sr.Hahn, a Wisconsin commit and reigning 2013 Northwest Herald Boys Go ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Boys Soccer: Five to Watch

    Julio Arias, jr., F, WoodstockArias was a central part of the Blue Streaks offense last season. The ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Volleyball: 5 to watch

    Kassie Kasper, sr., L - JacobsKasper finished last season with a 2.20 passer rating and 321 digs. Sh ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 1:32 pm
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