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  • Prep roundup: Weber's grand slam lifts Kaneland

    Morgan Weber hit a grand slam as the Kaneland softball team shut down Ottawa, 10-0, on Wednesday.Web ...
    April 20, 2016 - 8:15 pm
  • Volleyball: Genoa-Kingston’s Hansel commits to Tulane

    GENOA – Erika Hansel circa the seventh grade would have been fairly certain she was going to be a college softball player.
    April 20, 2016 - 7:41 pm
  • Prep girls track: Buggs, Barbs coming off record week in Schaumburg

    DeKALB – When DeKalb sophomore sprinter Bri Buggs lined up for her race on a rain-soaked night on Tuesday, she stayed warm by wearing her favorite kni ...
    April 20, 2016 - 7:41 pm
  • Baseball: Maveus four-year, four-sport career coming to a close

    SYCAMORE – Since the fall of 2012, regardless of the season, Tyler Maveus has been playing a sport for Sycamore athletics.
    April 20, 2016 - 7:39 pm
  • NHL suspends Blackhawks' Andrew Shaw 1 game for anti-gay slur

    CHICAGO – The NHL suspended Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw for one game Wednesday for yelling an anti-gay slur from the penalty box and fined him $5,0 ...
    April 20, 2016 - 4:08 pm
  • Illinois weighs legalization of daily fantasy sports betting

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois lawmakers will try to legalize gambling in online daily fantasy sports with a measure to regulate various aspects of how the bu ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • Mat Latos lowers ERA to 0.49; White Sox beat Angels

    CHICAGO – Mat Latos has been slowed by knee trouble. He pitched for three teams last season. He didn't sign with the Chicago White Sox until February, ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Tarasenko, Blues beat Blackhawks in Game 4

    CHICAGO – Vladimir Tarasenko scored on a pair of impressive wrist shots, Brian Elliott made 39 saves and the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhaw ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Hammel leads Cubs past Cardinals with arm, bat

    ST. LOUIS – Jason Hammel has three RBIs compared to two runs allowed through three starts. And even though Jason Heyward isn't getting hits, he's impa ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Prep track and field: Long, Barbs dedicate meet to DeKalb student who got heart transplant

    DeKALB – DeKalb senior track star Savannah Long said she wanted to dedicate the three-team meet on Tuesday to her friend Ricky Delacruz – with the con ...
    April 19, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Dre Brown tears ACL, out for season again

    Former DeKalb and current University of Illinois running back Dre Brown announced he tore his ACL for the second straight year and will miss the upcom ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:10 am
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore scores 10 in seventh for win

    A day after beating Yorkville with a walkoff three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh, the Sycamore baseball team scored 10 in the top of the s ...
    April 19, 2016 - 10:15 pm
  • Softball: DeKalb suffers second loss of year

    DEKALB – The DeKalb High School softball team lost its second game of the season, 8-4, to Geneseo on Tuesday.
    April 19, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Soccer: Menzel scores quickly to lead H-BR over G-K

    GENOA – Meghan Menzel set the tone early for Hinckley-Big Rock—scoring in the fifth minute of the game on the way to their 2-1 win over Genoa-Kingston ...
    April 19, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Former big league pitcher Milt Pappas dies at age 76

    CHICAGO (AP) — Milt Pappas, who came within a disputed pitch of throwing a perfect game for the Chicago Cubs in 1972 and was part of the lopsided trad ...
    April 19, 2016 - 6:25 pm
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