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  • Amboy’s Setchell all about following the right path

    For Paige Setchell, much of her life is about following a set path.The Amboy High School senior is w ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Byron surges too much for Fulton

    OREGON – Before tipping off against Fulton in the final of the 2A Oregon Regional, Byron girls basketball coach Eric Yerly had simple instructions for ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Kaneland’s fast start sinks Sterling

    STERLING – Sending out seven of their seniors, the Sterling Golden Warriors didn’t quite look at their final score in a 49-40 loss to Kaneland on Seni ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • SportShorts for Friday, Feb. 12, 2016

    AFC junior Lexi Meurer was inadvertently omitted from Thursday’s girls basketball leaderboard. Meurer is averaging 5.0 assists per game for the Raider ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • NBA: Kobe's last, Toronto's 1st as NBA All-Star goes outside US

    TORONTO – Of all the goodies Kobe Bryant collects in his farewell season, one this weekend might be particularly useful.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Morrison loses to Indians in Oregon Regional title game

    The Morrison girls basketball team held a slim lead over Winnebago at the end of the first quarter in the championship game of the Class 2A North Boon ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Bulls in free-fall mode

    On the day last May the Bulls defied logic and fired one of the league’s best head coaches in Tom Thibodeau, they erred badly by thinking improving re ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Golf: Rose plays well alongside another Justin

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Justin Rose, a U.S. Open champion and the No. 7 player in the world, shot a 6-under 66 his first time playing Spyglass Hill and ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Men's basketball: Hoosiers use late surge to upset No. 4 Hawkeyes

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell scored 14 points and Troy Williams added 13 and Indiana rallied to upset No. 4 Iowa 85-78 on Thursday night a ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • NHL: Eaves gets hat trick as Stars beat Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – Patrick Eaves scored three of Dallas' four goals in the first period, and the Stars avenged an ugly home loss to the Chicago Blackhawks with ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Erie builds lead, holds off Newman at home

    ERIE – Julie Schroder has preached consistency all season to her Erie Cardinals, as well as winning the first 3 minutes of each half. So when Emily ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Schaefer credits wrestling with changing his life

    Did wrestling save Bryce Schaefer? The Dixon senior believes the sport did just that. Wrestling helped him turn his life around and point him in the ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Stover helps Eastland hold off pesky Missiles

    ERIE – All season long, RaeAnna Stover didn't know what her shooting percentage was. Eastland coach Nicole Brinker wouldn't let her look at the stats. ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Wrestling: Sectional should again provide bevy of 1A title contenders

    For wrestlers competing at the 1A Princeton Sectional this weekend, it will be a chance to compete against the elite of the state. At least, results f ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • AFC, Amboy into regional finals

    By SVM Sports StaffThe Amboy Clippers will play for a regional title on their home floor following a ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:22 am
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