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  • Soccer: Players adjust to offseason routines while home from college

    A college coaching staff can send an incoming freshman all the workout packets they can handle – it's not until he or she gets on campus that an athle ...
    July 22, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • 2016 Chicago Bears training camp preview: Inside Linebackers

    No position on the Bears, and maybe no other position group in the league, received more of an upgrade than the Bears’ inside linebackers. The Bears w ...
    July 21, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Rizzo homers twice off Colon; Hendricks, Cubs top Mets 6-2

    CHICAGO – Confidence has returned to the Cubs in the form of what manager Joe Maddon describes as a couple of slices of Meat Loaf.
    July 21, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Martin hits 2 HRs, drive in 11th lifts Mariners over Chisox

    SEATTLE – On the day Felix Hernandez returned to the mound, Leonys Martin gave the Seattle Mariners the biggest boost.
    July 21, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Camp Power visits NIU Huskies

    Northern Illinois hosted children from Camp Power on Wednesday. The campers, made up of residents of University Village, worked with football players ...
    July 21, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Basketball: Davis, Galauner making impact on travel team

    At first, A'Jah Davis was hesitant to play on a under-17 traveling basketball team, knowing she would be the youngest player on the court each day.
    July 22, 2016 - 1:00 am
  • Cubs fall short in 9th, lose to Mets

    CHICAGO – Jeurys Familia escaped a bases-loaded jam with a game-ending double play after Rene Rivera drove in the tiebreaking run with two outs in the ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Prep football: DeKalb flexes muscles while hosting 7-on-7 round robin

    DeKALB – Even after making it to the Class 6A quarterfinals last season, DeKalb quarterback Derek Kyler said the Barbs still need to prove themselves.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • 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
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