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  • Newman’s Britt 3rd in conference

    STERLING – There was an ill wind blowing for most of the field at the Three Rivers Conference boys golf tournament on Tuesday at Emerald Hill. Newman ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Sterling rallies to beat L-P at Musgrove

    STERLING – The LaSalle-Peru volleyball team had Sterling’s number last season, including a three-set L-P sectional final win. The Cavaliers seemed on ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Stillman Valley hitters too much for Dixon in loss

    DIXON – Stephanie Anderson took her spot in the middle of the floor, and sent the volleyball left and right. Anderson, the Stillman Valley setter, dir ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Sauk dominant in all phases

    DIXON – There were several long back-and-forth rallies Tuesday night between the Sauk Valley and Highland volleyball teams.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Golf: Mickelson ready for new role in Ryder Cup

    CHASKA, Minn. – Phil Mickelson has been giving the Ryder Cup a lot of thought lately.Probably way to ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Arnold Palmer’s legacy overshadows the Ryder Cup

    CHASKA, Minn. – The flag at half-staff over Hazeltine National was enough to take the edge off the Ryder Cup.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • SportShorts for Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    Don Shehorn of Sterling scored his second career hole-in-one Sunday at the 125-yard second hole at Emerald Hill in Sterling.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Iowa seeks answers at WR after losing star VandeBerg

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Outside of senior Matt VandeBerg, Iowa's wide receivers have been mostly disappointing this season.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Comets win in straight sets at Princeton

    The Newman volleyball team continued its solid play in Three Rivers East matches with a 25-22, 25-18 win over host Princeton on Tuesday.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Coghlan sparks Cubs past Pirates

    Chris Coghlan hit a three-run triple and John Lackey worked in and out of trouble over five innings, helping the Cubs beat the reeling Pirates 6-4 on ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Bye week could help Packers’ depleted defense

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – As coach Mike McCarthy excused his players late Monday afternoon for the start of their bye week, sentiments about having the break ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Girls roundup: Newman cross county wins Three Rivers meet

    Pacecf by second-place finisher Teagan McKenna, the Newman girls cross country team earned top honors in the Three Rivers Conference meet held Tuesday ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Boys roundup: Newman XC dominates Three Rivers meet

    The Newman boys cross country team dominated the Three Rivers Conference boys meet held Tuesday at Baker Park in Kewanee.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • can’t keep up with Dakota in loss

    ASHTON – For a moment, it seemed as if the AFC volleyball team would be able to hold onto its lead and continue dominating the NUIC East. But Dakota j ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Volleyball: Dixon drops road match at Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore played in two relatively close sets against Dixon, but still came away with the straight-set victory, 25-21, 25-19, Monday night.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:43 pm
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