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  • Turnovers cost Warriors in crossover loss to Redskins

    STERLING – With a couple of key players out of the lineup, Sterling figured to possibly sputter a bit during Saturday’s game against NIB-12 crossover ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Gingrich & Co. shoot Sterling past Morris at Musgrove

    STERLING – Sterling forward Dimitric Young had an efficient game Saturday against Morrison, but the big smile he wore postgame wasn’t because of his p ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Sterling’s Figueroa, Beasley win NIB-12 championships

    DeKALB – Back at 120 pounds, Isaac Figueroa felt right at home.After spending most of the year at 12 ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Manning, Denver D do enough to beat Brady, Patriots

    DENVER – When Peyton Manning was watching games from the locker room a few months ago, none of this seemed possible. Manning back on the field, playi ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Newton, Carolina defense make short work of Cardinals

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Superman is headed for the Super Bowl. He's taking the Carolina Panthers with him. Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and ran for ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Clippers pull away at home

    A big third quarter lifted the Amboy girls basketball team to a 53-42 victory against visiting Prophetstown on Saturday night.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Rockets pull off upset on road

    The Rock Falls boys basketball team knocked off Lutheran 76-73 on Saturday night in a Big Northern West clash in Rockford. The Rockets (5-13, 3-4) le ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Chicago shuts out Blues at United Center

    CHICAGO – Corey Crawford stopped 25 shots for his league-leading seventh shutout, rookie Artemi Panarin and Andrew Shaw scored, and the Chicago Blackh ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Hawkeyes stay hot at home

    Jarrod Uthoff scored 13 of his 22 points in the first half, and ninth-ranked Iowa toppled No. 22 Purdue 83-71 Sunday for its ninth straight win.
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Bulls win in Cleveland, spoil Lue’s debut

    CLEVELAND – Tyronn Lue didn't make much of a difference in his coaching debut for Cleveland, as Pau Gasol scored 25 points to lead the Chicago Bulls t ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, January 25, 2016

    WRESTLINGFormer Comet Webb earns weekly honorFormer Newman wrestler Garrett Webb has been named the ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Dukes rally late, find way to edge past Tigers

    DIXON – Dixon’s boys basketball game against Byron boiled down to a battle of wills, wits and want-to’s in the last few minutes of play. The Dukes ca ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Hogue’s late 3 lifts Morrison past Riverdale

    MORRISON – A 3-pointer by Noah Hogue with 57 seconds left put Morrison in front, and the Mustangs held on to beat Riverdale 48-47 in a Three Rivers ga ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Plenty of coyotes to be had

    Apparently there was quite a few of you out there with a coyote problem, judging by the emails I received after last week's banter.
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Cubs’ slugger seeking improvement in field

    After hitting well enough to earn a significant role in the Cubs' lineup last summer, Kyle Schwarber is playing catch-up this winter. Polishing his de ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 12:29 am
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