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  • Sidewinders Baseball holding tryouts on Monday

    The Sidewinders Baseball team will hold tryouts for its 17/18U traveling team at 6 p.m. Monday at Huntley Middle School.
    July 19, 2016 - 5:20 pm
  • Boxing: Hansen, Bradley pick up wins

    Dylan Hansen and Davylon Bradley picked up wins last week at a boxing show in Chicago representing the DeKalb Boxing Club.
    July 19, 2016 - 5:20 pm
  • 2016 Chicago Bears training camp preview: Outside Linebackers

    This is the seventh of our position-by-position series previewing what to watch in Bears training camp. Players report July 27 in Bourbonnais.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Lind's pinch-hit homer in 9th lifts Seattle past White Sox

    SEATTLE – Adam Lind hit a three-run pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning to give the Seattle Mariners an improbable comeback victory over the White Sox ...
    July 18, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • In 'peanut punch' video, Tillman says he's retiring from NFL

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Longtime Bears cornerback Charles Tillman is retiring from the NFL after 13 seasons.
    July 18, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Valentine's buzzer beater gives Bulls title at Summer League

    LAS VEGAS – Denzel Valentine put a thrilling finish on the NBA Summer League.Valentine hit the tying ...
    July 18, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Rizzo homers as Cubs beat Mets

    CHICAGO – Anthony Rizzo kept fouling the ball off, over and over again. When Steven Matz finally blinked, Rizzo capitalized with one mighty swing.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • 2016 Chicago Bears training camp preview: Defensive Line

    Last summer, the focus of the defensive line was on Jeremiah Ratliff, Jarvis Jenkins and Eddie Goldman. The two veterans are gone, and Goldman is read ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Football: Barbs host 7-on-7 round robin on Tuesday

    DeKALB – As the summer season winds down, the DeKalb football team starts its final week of 7-on-7 games with a home round robin on Tuesday.
    July 19, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Local taekwondo school back from trip to South Korea

    SYCAMORE – Taekwondo can offer a small glimpse into a foreign culture. For more than a week last month, 32 members of Bill Cho's United Taekwondo got ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • A three-year starter for the Huskies, Fletcher signs with Normal Cornbelters

    Former Northern Illinois baseball player Justin Fletcher signed a contract with the Normal Cornbelters of the Frontier League on Friday, the universit ...
    July 18, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • Hamels dominant, Rangers end 4-game slide by topping Cubs

    CHICAGO – Cole Hamels pitched eight dominant innings in his first game at Wrigley Field since throwing a no-hitter at the famed ballpark a year ago, a ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • Pujols' 2 HRs power Angels past White Sox 8-1 for sweep

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Albert Pujols hit a pair of two-run homers, Jered Weaver pitched seven strong innings and the Los Angeles Angels completed an emphat ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Lackey goes 8 innings, but Rangers beat Cubs

    CHICAGO – The Cubs came out of the All-Star break showing signs that their midseason skid is done.Ri ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • White Sox flop out of break: 8-1 loss to Halos, 3-game sweep

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Omar Narvaez and Adam Eaton ended the Chicago White Sox's 34-inning scoreless streak with a pair of doubles Sunday.
    July 17, 2016 - 11:13 pm
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