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  • Soccer: Kaneland advances to sectional finals with win in PKs

    DeKALB – Last time the Kaneland girls soccer team went to penalty kicks in a sectional tournament, it took 12 rounds before the Knights won.
    May 24, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • NIU baseball: Huskies looking to avoid fourth loss to Toledo as teams square off in MAC Tournament

    The Northern Illinois baseball team lost all three games against Toledo this season.Now the Huskies ...
    May 24, 2016 - 7:36 pm
  • Prep softball: Big fourth inning gives Burlington Central win over Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – After batting in the top of the fourth inning, the Sycamore softball team held a narrow lead against Burlington Central.
    May 24, 2016 - 7:25 pm
  • Prep softball: Newport Ks 13 in shutout win over Rockford East

    ROCKFORD – The DeKalb softball team rallied behind another dominant performance by starting pitcher Morgan Newport to beat Rockford East 6-0 on Tuesda ...
    May 24, 2016 - 6:50 pm
  • Lackey's start spoiled by one swing, Cardinals beat Cubs

    ST. LOUIS – Another dominant outing for Chicago Cubs starter John Lackey against his former team was spoiled by one swing of the bat.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • White Sox split doubleheader with Cleveland

    CHICAGO – Six home runs and a dominant pitching performance by an unlikely candidate allowed the Cleveland Indians to earn a doubleheader split.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Kevin White’s return takes another step in Bears' OTAs

    Kevin White had to hit several milestones in his rehab to get to the point of being 100 percent. Now he faces several more, such as his first padded p ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Prep baseball: DeKalb's Nelson strong on the mound, Barbs blow out Rockford Jefferson

    DeKALB – The DeKalb baseball team cruised behind the pitching of Eric Nelson in an 11-1, five-inning victory over Rockford Jefferson on Monday in the ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Prep softball: Sycamore aggressive on base paths in lopsided win over Boylan Catholic

    SYCAMORE – Whenever the Sycamore softball team got somebody on third base on Monday, the Spartans were ready to be aggressive.
    May 23, 2016 - 7:04 pm
  • Cubs slowed again by Bumgarner, Giants in Loss

    SAN FRANCISCO – Off to a historically good start, the Chicago Cubs finally appear to be slowing down.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • White Sox beat Royals to avoid sweep

    CHICAGO – The White Sox didn't completely break out of their offensive funk. But they scored just enough runs to win for the third time in 11 games.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • Boys track: DeKalb 3rd at sectional; Tate qualifies in 4 events

    DeKALB – The Class 3A boys track and field DeKalb Sectional was completed Saturday morning with Huntley winning the meet and DeKalb finishing third.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • 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
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