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  • 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
  • Men's basketball: League is far better than sixth-toughest in nation

    Seconds before overtime, Purdue students shouted at each other from across Mackey Arena. "WHOSE HOUSE??" "OUR HOUSE!!"
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Teague, Horford lead Hawks past Bulls

    CHICAGO – Jeff Teague had 17 points and eight assists, Al Horford scored 16, and the Atlanta Hawks routed the struggling Chicago Bulls 113-90 on Wedne ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Michigan hangs on to win Minnesota

    Derrick Walton Jr. sparked Michigan’s strong start with 19 of his career-high 26 points in the first half, and the Wolverines hung on to beat Minnesot ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • SportsShorts for Thursday, February 11, 2016

    NFLSilver partially backs off Manziel storyAfter reporting on the air that the Browns lied about Joh ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Dixon blows past ’Bago to take control of BNC West

    DIXON – The Dixon boys basketball team is used to hearing Jason Mead’s favorite phrase.“You press, y ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Steamers find enough down stretch, beat Bureau Valley

    OREGON – From the opening tip of their 2A Oregon Regional semifinal, sixth-seeded Fulton and No. 5 Bureau Valley were never separated by more than sev ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Oregon has no answer for potent Byron attack in semifinal loss

    OREGON – For players from Fulton and Bureau Valley, it had to be a bit depressing watching the first three quarters of the 2A Oregon Regional semifina ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Girls basketball: Golden Warriors struggle on offense against Spartans

    STERLING – With two aggressive defenses and a pair of patient offenses, Tuesday night’s NIB-12 crossover contest between the Sterling and Sycamore gir ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Sterling pressure sinks Sycamore

    STERLING — By the time Sycamore junior guard Jack Mizagalski hit his fifth 3-pointer with 6 minutes left in the third quarter, the Sterling Golden War ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Gasol a guy who gets it

    Just when Pau Gasol starts making sense... “At some point," the Bulls center said after the Hornets slaughtered his inept, inert and injured team Mon ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:59 pm
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