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  • High school football: Berge will step down at Rock Falls at end of season

    Rock Falls football coach Scott Berge has decided to step down as head coach of the Rockets at the conclusion of the 2014 season. He initially made th ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Dixon, Oregon set for clash

    Dixon's football baptism into the Big Northern West Conference turned into a full, 48-minute immersion, courtesy of Rockford Lutheran last Friday nigh ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Football: Warriors face big test in Morris

    Jon Schlemmer didn't mince his words when he started talking about the Morris Redskins during Wednesday's Sterling football practice.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • High School Football: Week 4 preview capsules

    Morris at SterlingWhen: 7 FridayWhere: Roscoe Eades Stadium, 1608 Fourth Ave.Radio: 94.3 FMAP rank: ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Freidag dominates again

    Karissa Freidag's 5-over-par 41 led the Eastland girls golf team to a 192 total and wins against Lena-Winslow (194) and Pearl City (221) on Wednesday ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Why did it take so long for teams, NFL to act?

    The Minnesota Vikings and Carolina Panthers have gotten it right now by placing Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy on the commissioner’s exempt list, a sp ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Bears’ defense rises to the occasion vs. 49ers

    LAKE FOREST – Before their injury-fueled tailspin began last season, the Bears’ run defense held its first three 2013 opponents – Cincinnati, Minnesot ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Iowa searching for answers on offense

    IOWA CITY – This was supposed to be the year that Iowa flourished under offensive coordinator Greg Davis.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • MLB roundup:

    Adam Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout as St. Louis beat Milwaukee 2-0 in St. Louis to hold its 2 1/2-game edge in the NL Central.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • SportShorts for Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

    NFLLeague changes drug policyMore than 3 years after the NFL and NFLPA agreed on the latest collecti ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Vikings bar Peterson from all team activities

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings owners are scheduled to address their middle-of-the-night decision to put Adrian Peterson on hiatus.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • Sterling freshman Nelsen scores first varsity goal in win

    STERLING – Senior captain Jose Uresti had the words that freshman Patrick Nelsen couldn’t quite verbalize.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Football: Grobe, Cavanaugh hope to keep Polo going

    Polo football coach Andrew Hofer looked around at his team before the season began and marveled at the athleticism.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Sauk Valley in control from start against Highland

    DIXON – Momentum belonged to the Skyhawks from the outset Tuesday night against Highland, and that fickle friend only left them for a brief period dur ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Girls cross country: Sterling Sophomores, Best Friends, 1-2 at Twin City

    ROCK FALLS – Megan Barnhart and Maggie McPherson are best friends.The two Sterling sophomore runners ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:21 am
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