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  • Experienced Dukes looking for big season

    If football is all about attitude and sheer "want to," the Dixon Dukes are looking good for 2014.Eve ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Football: Rock Falls hopes to stand up on defense

    Teams tend to set goals before the start of the season and the Rock Falls football team is no different.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Volleyball: Giddings returns to court with Skyhawks

    With four sophomores returning for the 2014 volleyball season, Sauk Valley coach Jay Howell knew he had to hit the recruiting trail hard last winter.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • More journeys start today

    Jordan Giddings had to explain actuarial science to me Wednesday at Sauk Valley volleyball practice.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Defense still an issue

    The Chicago Bears layed an egg in the third preseason game against the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks at Century Link Field Friday nig ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

    NFLChiefs lineman suspended 4 gamesChiefs offensive tackle Donald Stephenson was suspended by the NF ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Little League World Series: West wants revenge

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Jackie Robinson West asked. Jackie Robinson West shall receive.After givin ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Chase berths still up for grabs the next 3 weeks

    BRISTOL, Tenn. – It's the kind of jumble that can make even the most seasoned driver nervous. Matt Kenseth stands fifth in the points standings, and ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Garza’s fill-in making a pitch for Brewers rotation

    MILWAUKEE – Mike Fiers walked around the clubhouse in a workout shirt featuring the patriotic shield of cartoon character Captain America on his chest ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Arrieta burns former team

    Jake Arrieta said he enjoyed running into some of his old Orioles teammates before Friday's game at Wrigley Field.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Who cares about good teams?

    ATLANTA – This isn't another column about Florida State or Alabama.They get enough attention.With th ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Scott, Tringale tied for lead at The Barclays

    PARAMUS, N.J. – Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year — a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup title.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • AFC using rough 2013 campaign as motivation for this fall

    Coming into the 2013 season, the AFC Raiders were still flying high after the program's best record since a trip to the Class 1A quarterfinals in 2005 ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • High school football: Osborn brings fast game back to Fulton

    Whether it's played on soggy Fulton elementary school fields scattered with puddles, or in the dry, hot environment of Nevada, Fulton senior Jason Osb ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Kozeal guides Amboy

    Griffin Kozeal continued his strong start to the golf season as, he shot a 42 on Thursday to earn medalist honors for Amboy in a 178-204 win over Somo ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:02 am
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