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  • 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
  • Baseball: Carlsen's walkoff leads Sycamore past Yorkville

    SYCAMORE – Zach Carlsen hit a three-run homer run in the bottom of the seventh to give the Sycamore baseball team a 5-3 win over Yorkville in a Northe ...
    April 18, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Prep roundup: Ring's blast leads Kaneland over Morris

    Will Ring hit a three-run home run with two outs in the top of the fifth inning as the Kaneland baseball team topped Morris 4-1 on Monday.
    April 18, 2016 - 8:16 pm
  • Softball: Mallory Warner off to red-hot start to high school career

    DeKALB – Hitting almost .500 from the cleanup spot to protect Morgan Newport and providing stability at a position that was expected to be a question ...
    April 18, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Six more DeKalb athletes to play in college

    DeKALB – Five DeKalb athletes signed letters of intent Monday, with a sixth set to sign today.Mary E ...
    April 18, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Blues rally over Blackhawks in Game 3

    CHICAGO – The St. Louis Blues kept pushing and pushing until a costly play by Patrick Kane provided an opening. And there was nothing for the Chicago ...
    April 17, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb baseball rolls; Barbs track with record day

    The DeKalb baseball team scored 21 runs in 10 innings Saturday, sweeping a double-header, 10-0 and 11-1, in games shortened by the run-rule against Ro ...
    April 17, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Barbfest soccer: Barbs hand short-handed Timberwolves first loss of year

    DeKALB – The players on the DeKalb girls soccer team started off their home tournament on a positive note, with a 3-0 win over Indian Creek in their e ...
    April 18, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • NIU football: Huskies practice at Gately Stadium in Chicago

    CHICAGO – Watching from the sideline as the Northern Illinois football team practiced Saturday morning at Gately Stadium, Blue Island Eisenhower senio ...
    April 17, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Podcast: HuskieTalk talks about NIU's inroads in Chicago

    Sports editor Eddie Carifio and NIU beat writer Jesse Severson talk about NIU's Saturday practice at Gately Stadium, the HuskieBowl, plus Laytwan Port ...
    April 17, 2016 - 12:22 pm
  • Softball: NIU falls in seventh

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois softball dropped a heartbreaker to the Western Michigan Broncos on Friday at Mary M. Bell Field, losing 4-3 after givin ...
    April 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
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