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  • White Sox lose for 4th time in 5 games, beaten by Yanks

    NEW YORK– Still leading the AL Central by a comfortable margin, Adam Eaton and the Chicago White Sox headed home, eager for a break.
    May 16, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Lester takes no-hit bid into 7th, but Cubs fall to Pirates

    CHICAGO – Jon Lester thought he threw a lot of good pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates.But one, ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Leonard Floyd a pleasant guy; we may debate his Chicago Bears career for some time

    LAKE FOREST – Dating back a few weeks to the draft and now that the Bears have wrapped up rookie mini-camp Sunday, the hot button or buzz around the b ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Prep roundup: Genoa-Kingston softball holds off Oregon rally

    A double steal attempt led to the key run in the Genoa-Kingston softball team’s 6-5 win Saturday against Oregon .
    May 15, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • College softball: NIU softball ousted from MAC tourney

    The Northern Illinois University softball team was ousted by Ohio on Saturday at the Mid-American Conference Tournament, dropping a 3-1 decision that ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Prep soccer: DeKalb focused on Burlington Central, not Sycamore, in upcoming regional

    Should the DeKalb girls soccer team get past the hosts in the first round of the Class 2A Burlington Central Regional, likely lurking in the champions ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Bomb experts carry out controlled explosion at Manchester United game at Old Trafford

    MANCHESTER, England – A bomb disposal unit carried out a controlled explosion at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on Sunday, after a suspect p ...
    May 15, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • Sale (8-0) pitches 6-hitter as White Sox beat Yankees

    NEW YORK – Chris Sale exchanged high-fives with teammates after becoming the major leagues' first eight-game winner and had just put on a headset for ...
    May 14, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Cubs hit 3 homers in support of Hammel, top Pirates

    CHICAGO – So much for that one-day slide for the Chicago Cubs.Three home runs and another strong sta ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Prep boys track and field: Kaneland's Richtman cruises in the 3,200; DeKalb's Tate sets conference meet record in 200

    STERLING – Matt Richtman is starting to enjoy running at Roscoe Eades Stadium.The Kaneland sophomore ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb badminton doubles teams eliminated at state

    The two doubles entries of the DeKalb badminton team were eliminated from the IHSA State Championships on Friday night at Eastern Illinois University.
    May 13, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Prep girls soccer: Indian Creek suffers tough loss as Stillman Valley scores as time expires

    HINCKLEY – There are heartbreaking losses and then there’s what the Indian Creek girls soccer team suffered Friday night.
    May 13, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • NIU roundup: Softball falls into lower bracket in MAC Tourney after loss to Miami

    The Northern Illinois softball team got the go-ahead run to the plate but lost 2-1 to No. 2 Miami (Ohio) in the third round of the Mid-American Confer ...
    May 13, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Soccer: G-K gives up three goals in four minutes of 4-1 loss in regional final

    ROCKFORD – Rockford Christian kept taking shots in the first half and Madeline Ruehl kept turning most of them away.
    May 13, 2016 - 9:22 pm
  • Prep roundup: Long qualifies in four events as Barbs girls track wins Huntley sectional

    Cory Mata set a school record in the discus and Savannah Long qualified in four events for the DeKalb girls track team Thursday at the Class 3A Huntle ...
    May 12, 2016 - 10:22 pm
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