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  • NIU volleyball MAC West preseason favorite

    With plenty of talent returning for a program that won the Mid-American Conference regular season in 2015, the Northern Illinois volleyball team was p ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore soccer drops two on first day of season

    Sycamore coach Dave Bachta wanted to see what happened when his Sycamore soccer team opened the season with some tough competiton.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 9:05 pm
  • Prep golf: Freeman takes fourth at Kish Invite for Barbs

    DeKALB – A rough start on the front nine for DeKalb boys golfer Austin Freeman didn’t interfere with his final score, as he tied for fourth place indi ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Prep volleyball: Experienced Sycamore poised for strong season

    SYCAMORE – Second-year Sycamore volleyball coach Jennifer Charles’ team’s work ethic has been terrific.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Football: Cogs searching for return to postseason

    GENOA – Last year, the Genoa-Kingston Cogs won every game against teams with a losing record, and lost every game against teams with winning records.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Speedo USA, Ralph Lauren drop Ryan Lochte after Rio incident

    Ryan Lochte lost two major sponsors when Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren announced Monday they were dumping the swimmer over a drunken incident during the ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Quintana wins 10th, Abreu homers to lead White Sox past A's

    CHICAGO – Backed by enough runs and some nifty defense, Jose Quintana finally reached a personal milestone he's been craving.
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Floyd among many to sit out practice

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears practiced at Halas Hall for the first time in a week, and 20 players were held out of practice, including first-round pick Leo ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

    BEIJING – For the Olympics, it's so-long Rio, hello Asia.The next three Olympics are headed for rela ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Hammel roughed up in Cubs' loss to Rockies

    DENVER – Jason Hammel came to Coors Field on a roll but was roughed up by the Colorado Rockies.Nolan ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Boys Soccer: Schmitt, Spartans keep looking for improvement

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore has the chance to make noise in the post-season and it starts with the leadership of David Schmitt, the 2015 Daily Chronicle Boys ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 8:29 am
  • Hiawatha football: Keneway looks to end Hawks' 29-year playoff drought

    KIRKLAND – Jason Keneway knows what his goals are for the Hiawatha football team. They’re 29 years in the making.
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • USOC: More actions coming in Ryan Lochte's Olympic scandal

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Whatever celebration the U.S. Olympic Committee has planned for its return home after a wildly successful Rio de Janeiro Games on the ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • Reflections and pride in final Rio Olympics party

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Shaking to samba and expressing a sense of longing with uniquely Brazilian words, Olympians and fans said goodbye to the Rio Games wi ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Graveman tosses 2-hitter as A’s rout White Sox

    CHICAGO – Kendall Graveman was so dominant it left Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin searching for a clock.
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 11:40 pm
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