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  • Prep baseball: Mizgalski sharp on the mound in Sycamore's win over DeKalb

    DeKALB – Jack Mizgalski looked like an ace for the Sycamore baseball team on Monday against DeKalb.T ...
    May 9, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Softball: Paw Paw lights up H-BR for first win

    BIG ROCK – The Paw Paw softball team put on an offensive show on its way to taking down Hinckley-Big Rock 13-1 in five innings on Monday night.
    May 9, 2016 - 7:10 pm
  • Derby winner Nyquist heads to Preakness; new rivals await

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist heads to Baltimore on Monday to prepare for the Preakness, where the undefeated colt could face up to ...
    May 8, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • White Sox defense finishes off sweep with 3-1 win

    For a second straight day, a White Sox starter didn’t have his best stuff from the get-go, giving off the appearance he may be in for a long day.
    May 8, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Newport keeps up hot streak in DeKalb softball’s win

    Morgan Newport pitched a one-hit shutout and the DeKalb softball team topped Dundee-Crown 1-0 on Saturday.
    May 8, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • Girls track: Fischer setting G-K throwing marks

    GENOA – For a stretch in the middle of this season it seemed as if every time Carly Fischer threw a discus, a Genoa-Kingston record fell.
    May 10, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Track: Cogs sweep home meet

    GENOA – Courtney Carls said she's just trying to learn as much as she can in the final few weeks of her senior track and field season before she heads ...
    May 7, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Dojo Dynamics athletes place at tournament

    Three members of the Dojo Dynamics martial arts competition team recently competed at a local tournament, hosted by Grand Master Ron Troutman and Mast ...
    May 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Cabrera, Abreu guide White Sox over Twins for 20th win

    CHICAGO – Trevor May's 97 mph fastball plunked Jose Abreu in the stomach. Abreu started shouting, and his teammates and manager were right behind him.
    May 7, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Zobrist homers twice to lead Cubs over Nationals

    CHICAGO – Joe Maddon loves what Ben Zobrist brings to the Chicago Cubs' locker room."He's this thing ...
    May 7, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Prep girls track and field: On record-breaking night, Kaneland ties with Yorkville as conference co-champs

    SYCAMORE – Trailing by two points heading into the final race, the Kaneland girls 1,600-meter relay team needed to finish ahead of Yorkville.
    May 7, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Boys track: DeKalb wins Holt Invite

    DeKALB – The DeKalb boys track and field team closed out the regular season by winning the Holt Invite on Friday night at DeKalb High School
    May 7, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • NIU softball claims MAC West title after split with Central Michigan

    The Northern Illinois softball team claimed its first Mid-American Conference West Division crown since 2000 with an 8-3 win over Central Michigan on ...
    May 6, 2016 - 9:42 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore softball loses slugfest to Cavs

    Lexi Gordon had two hits and drove in two runs but the Sycamore softball team lost 16-8 to LaSalle-Peru on Friday in Sycamore.
    May 6, 2016 - 9:06 pm
  • NIU baseball falls to Toledo

    Brian Sisler's homer in the bottom of the ninth inning wasn't enough as the Northern Illinois baseball team lost to Toledo, 9-8, Friday in DeKalb.
    May 6, 2016 - 9:10 pm
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