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  • Photos: Sycamore Girls Beat DeKalb, 41-32

    Sycamore girls basketball team beat DeKalb, 41-32, at the First National Challenge. ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 2:20 am
  • Photos: First National Challenge

    The First National Challenge between DeKalb and Sycamore High Schools raised $70,000 to be split among the boosters.
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 1:30 am
  • Barbs, Spartans split games, raise $70,000 at First National Challenge

    DeKALB – Students packed in tight under the baskets, an enthusiastic crowd and a lot of money raised for athletics.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Davis, defense key Barbs win over Sycamore in First National Challenge

    DeKALB – By halftime, it was Luke Davis 14, Sycamore 11.The DeKalb senior big man had a big night to ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Boys basketball: Lucca, Cogs fall to Knobloch, Indians

    MARENGO – Two of the best guards in northern Illinois have some memorable performances for their teams the last two seasons.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore's Trevor Smith, Josh Lueze reach Day 2 of bowling state final

    Trevor Smith and Josh Lueze will advance to the second day of the IHSA Boys Bowling State Tournament.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 10:16 pm
  • Boys basketball: Indian Creek stays cool, tops Serena

    SHABBONA – In what turned out to be a very physical and emotionally fueled game, the Indian Creek Timberwolves were able to pull away in the second ha ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 10:15 pm
  • Spartans go small, storm back in victory

    DeKALB – Taryn Mathey, at 5-foot-7, got the word from Sycamore girls basketball coach Brett Goff in the fourth quarter that she’d be guarding DeKalb’s ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • PHOTOS: Marengo vs Genoa-Kingston boys basketball

    Marengo takes on Genoa-Kingston during their boys basketball game on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 at Marengo High School in Marengo.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 9:58 pm
  • Bulls top Lakers in Pau's last Staples date with Kobe

    LOS ANGELES – Jimmy Butler had 26 points and 10 assists, and the Chicago Bulls opened their longest road trip of the season with a 114-91 victory over ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • NHL teams balance risk and reward with injured All-Stars

    WASHINGTON – A one-game, slap-on-the-wrist suspension isn't enough to stop NHL teams from keeping their banged-up players out of All-Star weekend.
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:22 pm
  • Prep wrestling: DeKalb falls to Hononegah

    DeKALB – The DeKalb wrestling team knew it had a tough battle ahead. Not only is Hononegah a powerh ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Prep roundup: Indian Creek girls basketball wins 23rd in a row

    The wins keep on coming for the Indian Creek girls basketball team. Returning to the site of their ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Girls basketball: Experienced Spartans face green Barbs on big stage

    Sycamore's Lauren Goff, Tayia Hopkins and Kayley Aase each have played three games at the NIU Convocation Center, and the trio of seniors' fourth will ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • KORCEK: Welcome back, old friend

    My inner Huskie voice chuckled with delight last week.  Every time I drove toward downtown DeKalb, p ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:19 pm
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