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  • White Sox don't blow late lead – but still lose

    Sox did not blow another late lead.They never were ahead.Matt Harvey combined with two relievers on ...
    May 30, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Cubs 'pen perfect for 7 innings in 1-hit win over Dodgers

    CHICAGO – Jason Hammel wasn’t thrilled to leave Monday’s game after two innings of one-hit ball because of right hamstring cramps.
    May 30, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Football fans are raising money for statue of NIU mascot Diesel

    DeKALB – After the Northern Illinois University’s football team won its game at Purdue in 2009, it took Huskies fans Bob Smith and Tom Bonnevier about ...
    May 30, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Softball: Newport escapes a couple jams, hits big double in Barbs’ regional final victory

    ROCKFORD – Bases loaded, no one out, top of the first – not exactly the way Morgan Newport and the DeKalb softball team wanted to start against Belvid ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Rugby: Sycamore falls to Montini in state semifinal

    The Sycamore rugby team lost, 17-12, to Montini on Friday in a state semifinal.Late in the game, Spe ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Softball: Kaneland advances to sectional with win over Fenwick

    MAPLE PARK – Behind a six-hit pitching performance by senior Courtney Davis, the Kaneland softball team beat Fenwick, 10-4, Saturday to win its own Cl ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Baseball: Kaneland’s season ends in regional final loss to Marimon

    MAPLE PARK – The Marmion baseball team took more than its fair share of lumps during the regular season with 22 losses.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Boys track and field: DeKalb’s Tate, Webb finish in top three at state meet

    CHARLESTON – As a junior last season, DeKalb’s Tony Tate suffered heartbreak at the Class 3A Boys Track and Field State Championships.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Baseball: Sycamore avoids disaster late, beats Central for regional title

    SYCAMORE –  The Sycamore baseball team avoided disaster in the bottom of the seventh inning to hold on to win the Class 3A Regional championship again ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Bats have pop with Rizzo resting

    CHICAGO – On the 54th day, Anthony Rizzo rested. Well, for most of it at least.After appearing in th ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Hosmer homers, drives in 4, as Royals top White Sox 7-5

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Eric Hosmer had three hits, including a home run, and drove in four runs as the Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the White Sox, ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Soccer: Schroeder's play helps spark Sycamore to sectional win over Kaneland

    DeKALB – For about five minutes after Sycamore defender Claire Schroeder used her body to turn away what would have been a Kaneland goal, the Spartans ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Track: Tate logs second best long jump distance heading into state final

    After Friday's preliminary round, Kaneland will have five entries on the final day of the Class 2A Boys Track and Field State Championships, while DeK ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Baseball: Cogs' season ends with roller coaster loss to Boylan

    BELVIDERE –  A rollercoaster game for both sides ends with Genoa-Kingston’s season coming to an end as they fall to Rockford Boylan 8-7 in the Class 3 ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Track: NIU fails to qualify anyone for nationals on Day 1

    The season came to end for some of the Northern Illinois track team on Friday at the NCAA West Regionals in Lawrence, Kansas, with no Huskies qualifyi ...
    May 27, 2016 - 3:44 pm
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