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  • Rodon strikes out 11, Sox delay Indians’ title plans

    CLEVELAND – The prize they’ve been chasing for months was right there in front of the Cleveland Indians.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Carifio: Positives getting harder to come by after loss to FCS Western Illinois

    DeKALB – Traditional Mid-American Conference doormat Eastern Michigan beat Wyoming on Friday night – a Cowboy team that looked very impressive in a se ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Soccer: Tronc's hat trick powers Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – A high offensive output, including three goals by forward Drew Tronc, led to a 5-2 Sycamore boys soccer victory Saturday over Freeport.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • NIU football: Maddie's strong second half leads to possible quarterback controversy

    DeKALB – It’s been two years since quarterback Anthony Maddie has seen time under center for Northern Illinois.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 1:00 am
  • Sycamore high school students paint the town for homecoming

    It’s Homecoming week for Sycamore High School, and the community can get into the Spartan spirit by visiting downtown Sycamore and checking out the wi ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 1:17 am
  • NIU football: Western Illinois shocks Huskies; NIU drops to 0-4

    DeKALB – A disappointing non-conference schedule came to a disappointing end for the Northern Illinois football team.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 6:43 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb beats Kaneland 49-31 in football

    DeKalb takes on Kaneland during their football game on Friday, September 23, 2016 at Kaneland High School in Maple Park. DeKalb won 49-31.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 2:10 am
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears' best chance against middling Cowboys is to win in a slugfest

    LAKE FOREST – Bears fans really need to stop acting as if this is Chuck Noll’s Steelers or Jimmy Johnson’s Cowboys the Bears will be facing Sunday nig ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • Cubs beat Cardinals 98th win, most since 1945

    CHICAGO – Jake Arrieta almost certainly won't win a second straight NL Cy Young Award. He likely won't be the No. 1 or 2 postseason pitcher for the lo ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • White Sox drop 6th straight, eliminated from wild card

    CLEVELAND – The White Sox had yet another tough night at the ballpark Friday.Chicago built two early ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Photos: Genoa-Kingston vs Stillman Valley football

    Genoa-Kingston takes on Stillman Valley during their football game on Friday, September 23, 2016 at Genoa-Kingston High School in Genoa.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Prep football: DeKalb distances itself late in win at Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland football team had the ball down four midway through the third quarter.Then ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Prep football: McConkey pick sparks Spartans in win at LaSalle-Peru

    LaSALLE – Logan McConkey saw the ball coming out of the hands of LaSalle-Peru quarterback Kennedy Carey and followed it all the way into his.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Prep football: Hiawatha coach optimistic after loss at Chicago Hope

    CHICAGO – Signs of progress were all around. Even if the score wasn’t what coach Jason Keneway envi ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:04 am
  • Prep football: G-K rolls past Stillman Valley

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston football team’s ground game worked in its favor to give the Cogs a 34-7 victory over Stillman Valley on Friday night.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:52 am
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