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  • Bears trade up, select Georgia OLB Floyd

    LAKE FOREST – Ryan Pace said on the eve of the NFL Draft that if you have a conviction on a player, “you go get him.”
    April 28, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Prep roundup: Parks powers Sycamore to a 3-0 win over Ottawa

    Madison Parks celebrated her birthday with a 3 for 3 day at the play and a shutout in the circle as Sycamore beat Ottawa 3-0 on Thursday.
    April 28, 2016 - 8:56 pm
  • Prep baseball: Kaneland does damage with two outs, completes sweep of Sycamore

    MAPLE PARK – When the Kaneland baseball team had two outs, the Knights' offense were at their best on Thursday.
    April 28, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Soccer: Sycamore continues NIB 12 dominance with win over Morris

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore girls soccer team continued its dominance of the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference’s East Division Thursday by defeating Mor ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:05 pm
  • Soccer: Powell scores late goal to lift Kaneland over DeKalb

    MAPLE PARK – The shot rocketed off of Kiandra Powell's foot, hit over the head of DeKalb goalie Lauren Hagelstein and bounced down off the crossbar.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • NIU softball: Huskies at Toledo preview

    First pitch: 2 p.m. Friday; noon Saturday; 2 p.m. SaturdayMedia: ESPN3Records: Huskies 32-13 overall ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:31 pm
  • NIU baseball: Huskies at Bowling Green preview

    First pitch: 2 p.m. Friday; noon Saturday; noon SundayMedia: ESPN3 on SundayRecords: Huskies 15-25 o ...
    April 28, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Arkush: Big opportunity for Bears GM Pace in draft

    I am impressed with Bears general manager Ryan Pace.One of the cardinal rules of the draft is never ...
    April 28, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • White Sox win 6th straight, blank Blue Jays 4-0

    TORONTO – A rare triple by Dioner Navarro gave the Chicago White Sox something even more uncommon: a series sweep in Toronto.
    April 27, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Jeffery missing from Bears' offseason workouts

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears’ front office is preparing for Thursday’s NFL draft while players are in their second week of strength and conditioning, Phase ...
    April 27, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Knights track and field ready for breakthrough as stretch run nears

    MAPLE PARK – Personal records signify one thing to Kaneland boys track and field athletes. Being at your best means another.
    April 27, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Cubs hold off Brewers for best 20-game start since 1907

    CHICAGO – Addison Russell knew he was coming up in a key situation. His approach exemplified the overflowing confidence engulfing the Chicago Cubs.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Sale up to 5-0, White Sox rout Blue Jays for 5th win in row

    TORONTO – Off to the second 5-0 start of his career, Chicago White Sox left-hander Chris Sale has no plans to change anything after Tuesday night's 10 ...
    April 26, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Prep roundup: Beauchamp tosses no-hitter for G-K

    The Genoa-Kingston softball team gave Kayti Beauchamp plenty of run support and she did the rest.Bea ...
    April 26, 2016 - 8:56 pm
  • Soccer: Hickey scores twice for Barbs in win over Sterling

    DeKALB – Hanna Hickey scored two goals in the first half, and the Barbs kept constant offensive pressure on the Golden Warriors of Sterling and emerge ...
    April 26, 2016 - 10:05 pm
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