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  • SVM Retrospective: 2009 Morrison Mustangs

    Everything registered at once when he saw them through the bus window.He had seen them hundreds of t ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • Men's basketball: Posley helps Skyhawks roll in season opener

    DIXON – Some deadeye shooting and shutdown defense did the trick for the Sauk Valley Community College men's basketball team in its season opener Frid ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:35 am
  • Family over food

    Kyle Janssen had a lot of food to choose from.Rice, egg rolls, sauce-glazed chicken and noodles sat ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • SVM Retrospective: Game-by-game look at 2009 Morrison Mustangs

    Aug. 28, 2009Morrison 15, St. Bede 0• The Mustangs used scoring drives of 11 and 13 plays in the sec ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Football: Hawks miracle run continues

    OREGON – The long strange trip for the Oregon football team will continue for another week. It was exactly a month ago that Winnebago was 2-yards away ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • Youth movement jump starts girls program

    For Haley Simpson, the last couple of cross country seasons have been about watching and wishing.The ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Looking back, and ahead

    As I am reminded several times a day, the fall season goes fast. Here we are on the first of November, and four fall sports remain competing.
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:29 am
  • Sectional cross country capsules

    Class 2A Kaneland SectionalWhen: 11 a.m. SaturdayWhere: Kaneland H.S.Teams: Antioch, Belvidere North ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Pro-bias argument is, well, biased

    I've been reading a lot of … well, I guess you'd have to call them conspiracy theories lately, about myriad things around college football.
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:28 am
  • Outdoors: CatMatt sounds off

    I'm going to cut right to the chase this week with some things from my cranial lobe that seem to be stuck and won't go away, unless they come out.
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:28 am
  • MLB: Cubs hire Maddon as manager

    The Cubs attempted Friday to pave the smoothest road in a seismic shift of their on-field leadership when they announced the firing of manager Rick Re ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • College football: Iowa hosts Northwestern in pivotal league matchup

    IOWA CITY – Iowa could use a morale-boosting win on Saturday ahead of their toughest stretch of the season.
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Illinois defense faces big challenge in Buckeyes’ offense

    CHAMPAIGN – Earnest Thomas, a man never afraid to share his thoughts, was eager to share his energy with his Illinois teammates.
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Bulls drop home opener to Cleveland

    CHICAGO – LeBron James simply wanted to shrug off a poor debut with his new, old team.How is this fo ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Kenseth still feels terrible after Harvick wreck

    FORT WORTH, Texas – Matt Kenseth feels terrible about the wreck that left Kevin Harvick last among the eight drivers still eligible in NASCAR's champi ...
    Nov. 1, 2014 - 12:26 am

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