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  • Volleyball: Dixon rallies to beat host Morrison

    MORRISON – The second set started just fine for the Morrison volleyball team. The Fillies opened with a kill after winning the first set, and looked p ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Boys soccer: Dukes overwhelmed by Vikings

    DIXON – A busy week got off to a rough start for the Dixon boys soccer team on Monday afternoon.The ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Kolling leads Prophets

    Hannah Kolling carded a 6-over-par 41 to lead the Prophetstown girls golf team to a triangular win on Monday at Deer Valley golf course.
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Cubs’ Hendricks flirts with no-no

    Kyle Hendricks took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before giving up Jeremy Hazelbaker’s leadoff homer, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cardinals 4-1 ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016

    Ben Roethlisberger recovered his own fumble at a pivotal moment and didn't look back, throwing three touchdown passes to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Newman takes advantage of Morrison mistakes

    STERLING – Everything went wrong in the final minute of the second quarter for Morrison, and Newman made the most of the Mustangs’ mistakes, turning a ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Comets in control of field position

    For Newman and Morrison, field position played a major role on Saturday. Newman's average starting field position in the 40-0 win over the Mustangs wa ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • SportShorts for Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

    MLBCubs build lead, hold off AstrosJorge Soler and Addison Russell homered to lead visiting Chicago ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Bears can’t get offense going in second half

    HOUSTON – The Chicago Bears left Texas on Sunday afternoon with a frustrated edge. A season-opening 23-14 loss to the Texans was not in the plans.
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Rodgers not happy with offense, but happy about victory

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Aaron Rodgers was far from impressed with his season opener.He was concerned th ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Chiefs cap rally with OT victory

    Alex Smith dived for a touchdown on the first possession of overtime, completing the Kansas City Chiefs’ frantic rally from a 17-point fourth-quarter ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Hawkeyes rout rival Cyclones; Illini no match for Heels

    C.J. Beathard threw for 235 yards and three touchdowns, and Iowa throttled Iowa State 42-3 at Kinnick Stadium for its biggest win over the rival Cyclo ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Wawrinka wears down Djokovic

    NEW YORK – Stan Wawrinka is the first to acknowledge he hasn’t always been the most consistent player – or the strongest mentally. That’s why, when he ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Drivers already amped up for playoffs

    RICHMOND, Va. – After seven months and 28 races, NASCAR has hit that part of the season that really matters. The start of the playoffs signifies a shi ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Hamblen cruises to victory at Detweiller

    Brayden Hamblen continued his strong early-season performances by taking top honors in the First to the Finish Invitational on Saturday at Detweiller ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 7:48 pm
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