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  • Prep football: Father-son duo has Hiawatha on cusp of playoffs

    KIRKLAND – Nathan Watson has played many different roles when it comes to the Hiawatha football team – player, alumni, coach, father.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb takes on Kaneland in boys soccer

    DeKalb takes on Kaneland during their boys soccer game on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 at DeKalb High School in DeKalb.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Photos: Hiawatha Hawks prepare for first potential playoff season since 1987

    The Hawks of Hiawatha practice on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Hiawatha High School in Kirkwood. ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Prep roundup: G-K rolls on Senior night

    The Genoa-Kingston volleyball team rolled to a 25-9, 25-13 win over North Boone on Thursday on Senior Night.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 8:57 pm
  • Swimming: DeKalb just misses sweep of South Elgin

    DEKALB – The DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls swim team nearly swept through its dual meet with the South Elgin-Geneva co-op, 111-57.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Photos: Genoa-Kingston beats Westminister Christian

    Genoa-Kingston beat Westminister Christian during their boys soccer regional semifinal game at Indian Creek Middle School on Wednesday, October 12, 20 ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • 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
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