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  • Chicago Bears Notes: Jaguars bring challenge for secondary with WR Allen Robinson

    LAKE FOREST – The Jaguars bring a top-flight receiver Sunday to Soldier Field in Allen Robinson, who has 21 catches for 238 yards and three scores thi ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Cubs heading to their 2nd straight NLCS, ready for more

    SAN FRANCISCO – Donning fresh postseason victory gear, the Chicago Cubs gathered on the mound and posed for a group photo. They jumped up and down, sa ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Blackhawks lose season opener to Blues

    CHICAGO – St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock got what he needed from his top players, and that was more than enough on opening night.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Boys soccer: G-K scores early, often in regional semifinal win

    WATERMAN – The Genoa-Kingston boys soccer team scored in a hurry in the first half on its way to beating Westminster Christian, 5-1, Wednesday in a Cl ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Boys soccer: Royals score six straight to stun ACC

    HINCKLEY – The Hinckley-Big Rock boy soccer team scored six straight goals, including three in overtime, to knock off Aurora Central Catholic, 6-3, in ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb VB falls to Keith Country Day

    The DeKalb volleyball team lost at home 25-18, 25-19 to Keith Country Day on Wednesday. No stats we ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Former NIU assistant football coach, Cal head coach Theder dies at 77

    Former Northern Illlinois University assistant football coach and University of California head coach Roger Theder died Saturday because of complicati ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 6:48 pm
  • NIU volleyball: Huskies perfect in conference using Kinley, Boever as setters

    DeKALB – During fall camp, junior Chandler Kinley and freshman Sam Boever were competing for the starting setter spot for the Northern Illinois volley ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 6:47 pm
  • Poll: White Americans disapprove of national anthem protests

    WASHINGTON – White Americans by large numbers disapprove of athletes protesting during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner," according to a new p ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 3:01 pm
  • Cubs rally for 4 runs in 9th, beat Giants to win NLDS

    SAN FRANCISCO – Javier Baez's tiebreaking single capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 6-5 o ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Prep roundup: Hiawatha falls to Oregon

    The Hiawatha boys soccer team’s season ended Tuesday in a 6-2 loss to Oregon in a Class 1A Oregon Regional semifinal in Oregon.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Prep volleyball: Sycamore upsets Kaneland in nail-biter

    MAPLE PARK – On “Heart Health Awareness Night” at Kaneland High School, volleyball fans in attendance had their tickers tested thanks to a pair of nai ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Boys soccer: Harvest Christian ends Indian Creek's season in regional semis

    WATERMAN – In what quickly became a physical match between both boys soccer teams, Indian Creek came out on the losing end to Harvest Christian, falli ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Photos: Indian Creek vs Harvest Christian boys soccer

    Indian Creek takes on Harvest Christian during their boys soccer regional semifinal game on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 at Waterman Middle School in Waterm ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Photos: Sycamore vs Kaneland volleyball

    Kaneland takes on Sycamore during their volleyball game on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 at Kaneland High School in Maple Park.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 7:05 am
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