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  • Male athlete of year: Dixon's Jarrett does it all

    Cal Jarrett was pitching in a tournament in Florda last fall and found himself in a rare situation. He was overmatched.
    July 3, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • 4th of July, fireworks and fishing

    Ah, the 4th of July is once again upon us.Now, I know I am usually tickling the keys in regard to th ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Only three U.S. riders in this Tour de France

    As the Tour de France drew near, Jonathan Vaughters was still poring over power outputs and training results, trying to determine the nine riders that ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • French teenage girl opening MLB eyes

    PARIS – As a two-time All-Star, Steve Finley knows more than most what it takes to shine in Major League Baseball. So having run his expert eyes over ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Teams with biggest bang

    This weekend folks across the country will spend evenings watching fireworks explode in the night sky.
    July 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Associated Press takes a stab at filling out rosters

    Anyone still ranting about the online election that put five Kansas City Royals in position to start the All-Star Game, the following is for you.
    July 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Vegas, Langley top crowded leaderboard going into weekend

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. – Jhonattan Vegas hasn’t had much success since winning his second PGA Tour event as a rookie in 2011. The Greenbrier Cla ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Solo homers spell doom for Hammel at Wrigley Field

    Justin Bour and Christian Yelich homered, and the Miami Marlins got six impressive innings from Tom Koehler in a 2-1 win over the Cubs on Friday in Ch ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Serena Williams pushed to the brink in quest for sixth title

    LONDON – Twice, Serena Williams stood merely two points from a loss at Wimbledon against a British opponent buoyed by a roaring, flag-waving Centre Co ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Driver involved in another crash, blames Keselowski for multi-car pileup

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kyle Busch was involved in a multi-car crash at Daytona International Speedway, where he returned Friday for the first time sinc ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Sports Shorts for Saturday, July 4

    NHLDesjardins signs with BlackhawksWinger Andrew Desjardins agreed to a 2-year deal, the Blackhawks ...
    July 3, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Dixon family hasn't missed Reagan Run in 14 years

    Deb Drengenberg has run in every Reagan Run since 2002, when the family moved to town. Her three kids have run the race for as long they can remember. ...
    July 3, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Dixon native enjoys rookie season in Cyprus

    Matt Ross had always dreamed of winning a championship trophy on the basketball court. Turns out he had to go all the way to Europe to realize his goa ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • No big deal for Bulls

    Jimmy Butler got a big deal Wednesday, one potentially worth $95 million.Yet this doesn’t feel like ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Chicago sweeps N.Y.; Cardinals fall in extras

    Jonathan Herrera filled in neatly for Kris Bryant, driving in three runs with a squeeze bunt and homer that sent Jake Arrieta and the Cubs past the fe ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:35 pm
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