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  • Football: Barbs fall late at Lake Park for first loss of season

    ROSELLE – For two quarters, it looked like the DeKalb football team would be cruising to its third straight win to start the season.
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Hub Arkush: Houston Texans have big edge over Chicago Bears on defense and at running back

    The Houston Texans are a better football team than the Bears, and if all things were equal, this seemingly would be an easy season opener to pick.
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Chicago Bears notes: White listed as questionable because of hamstring

    LAKE FOREST – Bears receiver Kevin White was limited in Friday’s practice with a hamstring injury and is questionable for Sunday’s season opener in Ho ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Prep football: Watson gets interception return for touchdown in Hiawatha win

    There was no opportunity for Braden Watson to showcase his shifty running style on offense.South Bel ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Volleyball: Indian Creek sweeps Hinckley-Big Rock

    HINCKLEY – The Indian Creek volleyball team rallied from an 18-13 deficit in the second game to defeat the Hinckley-Big Rock Royals in straight sets, ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Prep volleyball: Kaneland holds off Genoa-Kingston for sweep

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland defended its home court successfully in a straight set volleyball victory over Genoa-Kingston, 25-21, 25-14, Thursday night.
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Prep football preview capsules: Week 3

    No. 6 DeKalb Barbs at Lake Park Lancers Time: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Lake Park West Campus, Roselle Rec ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • DeKalb defense looking for strong Week 3

    DeKALB – The DeKalb and Lake Park football teams have slightly more than passing familiarity with each other, having held joint practices in the offse ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Photos: Genoa-Kingston vs Kaneland volleyball

    Genoa-Kingston takes on Kaneland during their girls volleyball game on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Kaneland High School in Kaneland. The Kaneland K ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Prep roundup: Escontrias' hat trick give Kaneland wild win over Sycamore

    Angel Escontrias finished his hat trick off with 1:12 left in the game to give Kaneland a 4-3 win against Sycamore on Thursday.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 9:41 pm
  • Prep roundup: H-BR volleyball tops Crossroads

    The Hinckley-Big Rock volleyball team swept Crossroads Christian 25-16, 25-15 on Wednesday.Julia Han ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • NIU football: Allen makes most of being starting safety for Huskies

    DeKALB – Mycial Allen made the most of his first start.After two years of being a reserve safety – i ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Next Level: Martinelli has big game in wild Week 1 win

    Zack Martinelli kicked off his senior year with a wild season opener. The Central College football team traveled to Washington and beat Whitworth 50-4 ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • State football notebook: Prairie Ridge off to strong start

    Wolves come up big  Prairie Ridge took a huge step toward the Fox Valley Conference title with its ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Hammel hit hard in first inning of loss to Brewers

    MILWAUKEE – With the postseason approaching, Jason Hammel is hurting his chances of claiming a spot in Chicago's playoff rotation.
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 11:51 pm
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