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  • Blackhawks, Blues play on late into night

    ST. LOUIS – The long wait is over. The chatter can end. Patrick Kane was back on the ice. So was Jonathan Toews. The Blackhawks are back at full stre ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:31 am
  • The best laid plans

    STERLING – Dixon forward Lauren Chacon didn't know it, but people were talking behind her back. The Sterling girls soccer team talked about ways to d ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • Bulls, Wizards both began in Brazil

    In October, as youth futebol matches on grass fields and tennis matches on clay courts hummed along outside, the Bulls and Wizards practiced inside Ri ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:31 am
  • Softball: Hawks handle rival Tigers on road

    Sommer Rhea homered and drove in two runs, and Abby Baker scattered 10 hits as the Oregon Hawks beat the rival Byron Tigers 7-2 in a Big Northern West ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • Baseball: Warriors earn split at home

    The Sterling Golden Warriors (3-7, 2-2) split a doubleheader with LaSalle-Peru on Thursday, bouncing back after a 12-0 loss in the opener at Gartner P ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:22 am
  • Sauk swept at home

    The Sauk Valley Skyhawks dropped both games at home against Elgin, by tallies of 10-1 and 14-2 in a doubleheader Thursday. Nathan Sharpshair picked up ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:14 am
  • MLB: Lester, BoSox outduel Sale, ChiSox

    Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings, and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory ov ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:08 am
  • SportShorts for Friday, April 18, 2014

    NBARose’s jersey still among most popularDerrick Rose has missed most of the last two NBA seasons, b ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Big inning sends Newman past Missiles

    MILLEDGEVILLE – Newman pitcher Quincy Coomes' left foot kept disappearing into a hole. The junior's landing foot was swallowed up by a large divot on ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Comets outlast Missiles in 11 innings at Millwheel

    MILLEDGEVILLE – It took 11 innings to find a winner in a potential regional preview matchup between Newman and Milledgeville on Wednesday at Millwheel ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Hawks come up short at home

    Dylan Garbutt scored on an error in the top of the seventh for the game’s only run, leading the Byron Tigers to a 1-0 Big Northern West road win over ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Deja vu (& doo) for Versteeg

    CHICAGO – Kris Versteeg unveiled a new haircut Wednesday. The Blackhawks’ winger had his hair closely shaved along the sides and in the back. On top o ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Bears’ best bet: Gilbert

    I have spent the past 36 years analyzing and predicting the NFL draft from the national perspective with no allegiance to any team and as such my “dra ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Shaw savors role as Hawks’ intense goofball

    CHICAGO – Brent Seabrook had no place to hide.Moments earlier during Tuesday’s practice, Seabrook ha ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Hendrick looking like usual powerhouse so far

    DARLINGTON, S.C. – One thing's crystal clear as NASCAR's Sprint Cup series heads into its annual Easter break: Hendrick Motorsports looks as strong as ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:15 am
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