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  • Albers’ 1st hit since 2007 lifts Sox over Mets 2-1 in 13

    NEW YORK – Told he was going to hit in the 13th inning, Matt Albers scrambled.The White Sox reliever ...
    June 2, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • Soccer: After a year off, Mathey returns as Spartans make state tourney

    SYCAMORE – Taryn Mathey decided to forgo soccer last year, instead focusing on basketball.At the sta ...
    June 2, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Softball: Kaneland season ends in sectional semifinal

    GLEN ELLYN – Several Kaneland softball fans sported apparel from the Knights’ 2015 IHSA Class 3A state tournament run at Wednesday’s Class 3A Glenbard ...
    June 2, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Kazmir, Dodgers bullpen outduel Arrieta, Cubs

    CHICAGO – Scott Kazmir and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, matching zeros with Cubs ace Jake Arrieta before the Los Angeles Dodgers got to Chi ...
    June 3, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Saladino, White Sox rally past Mets to stop 7-game slide

    NEW YORK – Tyler Saladino hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and the White Sox rallied from an early four-run deficit, stopping a seven-game lo ...
    May 31, 2016 - 10:15 pm
  • Prep girls soccer: Three Spartans score as Sycamore advances to state tournament

    DeKALB – Ella Holland had just put the Sycamore girls soccer team ahead in the second half of the Class 2A DeKalb Supersectional on Tuesday.
    June 2, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • White Sox don't blow late lead – but still lose

    Sox did not blow another late lead.They never were ahead.Matt Harvey combined with two relievers on ...
    May 30, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Cubs 'pen perfect for 7 innings in 1-hit win over Dodgers

    CHICAGO – Jason Hammel wasn’t thrilled to leave Monday’s game after two innings of one-hit ball because of right hamstring cramps.
    May 30, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Football fans are raising money for statue of NIU mascot Diesel

    DeKALB – After the Northern Illinois University’s football team won its game at Purdue in 2009, it took Huskies fans Bob Smith and Tom Bonnevier about ...
    May 30, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Softball: Newport escapes a couple jams, hits big double in Barbs’ regional final victory

    ROCKFORD – Bases loaded, no one out, top of the first – not exactly the way Morgan Newport and the DeKalb softball team wanted to start against Belvid ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Rugby: Sycamore falls to Montini in state semifinal

    The Sycamore rugby team lost, 17-12, to Montini on Friday in a state semifinal.Late in the game, Spe ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Softball: Kaneland advances to sectional with win over Fenwick

    MAPLE PARK – Behind a six-hit pitching performance by senior Courtney Davis, the Kaneland softball team beat Fenwick, 10-4, Saturday to win its own Cl ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Baseball: Kaneland’s season ends in regional final loss to Marimon

    MAPLE PARK – The Marmion baseball team took more than its fair share of lumps during the regular season with 22 losses.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Boys track and field: DeKalb’s Tate, Webb finish in top three at state meet

    CHARLESTON – As a junior last season, DeKalb’s Tony Tate suffered heartbreak at the Class 3A Boys Track and Field State Championships.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Baseball: Sycamore avoids disaster late, beats Central for regional title

    SYCAMORE –  The Sycamore baseball team avoided disaster in the bottom of the seventh inning to hold on to win the Class 3A Regional championship again ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:51 pm
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