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  • Overcoming horrible hockey injury, former Barb Johnson turns attention to baseball career at Central Methodist

    DeKALB – The doctor told Jared Johnson he may never play sports again.After a horrible injury during ...
    July 1, 2016 - 3:33 pm
  • Records: Donald Trump used charity money to buy Tim Tebow memorabilia

    WASHINGTON – A new report says Donald Trump used money from his own charity to purchase an autographed Tim Tebow helmet and jersey four years ago duri ...
    July 1, 2016 - 1:05 pm
  • Mets rally, hold off Cubs 4-3 to stop skid in NLCS rematch

    NEW YORK – A streak or two of celebration whipped cream was still stuck in Brandon Nimmo's hairline as he peeled off his baseball socks in the clubhou ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Shuck's RBI single in 8th lifts White Sox over Twins

    CHICAGO – Since racing to a 23-10 start, nothing has been easy for the Chicago White Sox.Even after ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Sam Hiatt settling in as new DeKalb wrestling coach

    DeKALB – Sure, Sam Hiatt takes over a DeKalb wrestling team that loses 10 seniors from the 2015-2016 team.
    July 1, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Anthony Rizzo legs out inside-the-park HR; Cubs sweep Reds

    CINCINNATI – Anthony Rizzo saw the ball ricochet across the outfield and kicked his legs into high gear, deciding he was going to try to touch 'em all ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Shields gets win as White Sox beat Twins 9-6

    CHICAGO – James Shields broke out of a slump with 6 2/3 innings against one of baseball's worst lineups, helping the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnes ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Prep girls basketball: Wickness takes over as new coach at Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – In the second half of a summer league game against Yorkville, the Sycamore girls basketball team came out of a timeout with a planned out-o ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Cubs play 3 relievers in LF while beating Reds in 15 innings

    CINCINNATI – Kris Bryant singled home the tiebreaking run in the 15th inning and the Chicago Cubs used three pitchers in left field while beating the ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Pat Summitt, winningest coach in NCAA Division I history, dies at 64

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Pat Summitt put women’s basketball on her back, breaking down barriers with her indomitable spirit and demanding respect for female ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Beloved by his players, Buddy Ryan leaves a lasting legacy

    The first words that come to mind for me when someone mentions Buddy Ryan are beloved, tough, brilliant, innovative, arrogant and self-destructive.
    June 28, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • White Sox shut out at home by Twins

    CHICAGO – Brian Dozier homered twice and drove in four runs, Kyle Gibson pitched seven innings of five-hit ball for his first victory of the season, a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Boys basketball: After 5 years as assistant, Ryan Picolotti takes reins at Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Ryan Picolotti had big plans coming into his first camp as the head coach of the Sycamore boys basketball team.
    June 28, 2016 - 10:20 pm
  • Former Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Buddy Ryan dies at the age of 82

    The man who led the greatest defense in NFL history, Buddy Ryan, died Tuesday at the age of 82. Ry ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:19 am
  • Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds

    CINCINNATI – When Kris Bryant reached the dugout after his record-setting third homer, thousands of Cubs fans in the stands cheered for a curtain call ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:17 pm
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