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  • Prep baseball: Indian Creek loses 4-run lead in regional final loss

    LANARK – Two outs away from an upset over the hosts and a Class 1A regional championship, the Indian Creek baseball team couldn’t hold on Saturday in ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • DeKalb’s Long captures state championship in the 300 hurdles

    CHARLESTON – A year ago, DeKalb hurdler Savannah Long was amazed that she finished in sixth place at state in the 300-meter hurdles.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Girls track and field: Emotional day for Mata, Feuerbach, Fischer

    CHARLESTON – There were plenty tears of joy Saturday from the discus ring.DeKalb's Cory Mata, Sycamo ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Girls track and field: 1st-place 1,600 relay team gives Kaneland share of Class 2A title

    CHARLESTON – Coming into the final race of the day, the Kaneland girls 1,600-meter relay team needed to win in order to catch defending Class 2A state ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Prep rondup: DeKalb doubles team qualifies for state

    Hunter Tiggelaar and Jack Fellbaum cruised through their first three matches at the Huntley Sectional to earn a spot in the IHSA State Tennis Tourname ...
    May 21, 2016 - 6:38 pm
  • Prep roundup: Kaneland wins Galena boys track sectional

    Kaneland racked up 113 points to run away with the team title at the Class 2A Galena Boys Track and Field Sectional on Friday, qualifying three relays ...
    May 20, 2016 - 10:02 pm
  • Timing malfunction forces postponement at Class 3A DeKalb Sectional

    DeKALB – The boys track and field Class 3A DeKalb Sectional ran into technical trouble Friday night and could not complete the track portion of the me ...
    May 21, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Soccer: Early surge gives Sycamore regional title over Burlington Central

    BURLINGTON – The last time the Sycamore girls soccer team set foot on Burlington Central’s field for a regional game, the Spartans lost to the Rockets ...
    May 21, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Soccer: One shot makes the difference for Knights in regional title win

    STERLING – In a balanced match between two evenly matched teams, the outcome of Friday night’s Class 2A Sterling Regional championship match was bound ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • G-K’s Fischer sets sights on state title heading into finals

    CHARLESTON – Genoa-Kingston senior thrower Carly Fischer said she just wanted to make the podium at state in discus after the Class 2A Rochelle Sectio ...
    May 21, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • White Sox edge Astros; Sale dominates, moves to 9-0

    CHICAGO – White Sox ace Chris Sale is on a historic roll, but that's not the scary news for opponents.
    May 20, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Cubs no match for Guerra in 5-3 loss to the Brewers

    MILWAUKEE – After losing two of three, the Cubs still have the best record in the majors and no panic.
    May 20, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Prep roundup: Harrod makes finals in state track for Royals

    Audrey Harrod posted the fastest time in the 800-meter dash Thursday in the preliminaries at the Class 1A girls track and field state meet, earning he ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • NIU baseball: Huskies rally past Ball State twice

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois baseball team rallied twice to beat Ball State, winning the first game of the three-game series, 14-8, Thursday at Ralp ...
    May 20, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Boys track and field: DeKalb's Tate focused as area teams prepare for sectional meets

    DeKalb sprinter and jumper Tony Tate isn’t worried about seed times and heat sheets at the Class 3A DeKalb Sectional boys track and field meet Friday.
    May 21, 2016 - 12:04 am
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