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  • 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
  • A good half game has led to another 0-3 Bears start

    LAKE FOREST – After playing half a game of solid football for the third straight week, the Chicago Bears are searching for a way to play the full 60 m ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • HSFB: By the numbers

    After 5 weeks of football, the halfway point of the regular season has been surpassed. Eastland-Pearl City, Newman, and Sterling have assured themse ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Sport Shorts for Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016

    Tevin Coleman rushed for three touchdowns, Matt Ryan passed for two TDs, and Deion Jones returned an interception 90 yards for a score to help the Atl ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Roundup: Amboy volleyball tops Durand

    Hallie Nauman had five kills and three solo blocks as the Amboy volleyball team posted a 25-20, 25-19 win against visiting Durand on Monday night.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:40 pm
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