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  • SportShorts for Saturday, January 21, 2016

    COLLEGE FOOTBALLPower 5 votes no more satellite campsAny coaches wanting to follow Jim Harbaugh’s le ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Backcourt trio, Young lead Polo to road win

    ASHTON – The Polo Marcos have always been a frenetic, fast-paced team that relies on their 2-3 zone to get steals and push in transition. Their style ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Sterling pulls out tight decisions to down Rockets at Musgrove

    STERLING – Of the 11 contested matches between Sterling and Rock Falls, seven were won by decision, with most of those decided by one or two points. ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • Newman’s Simpson, Morrison’s Sitzmore feted

    STERLING – Getting a win was on the forefront of the minds of both Emma Sitzmore and Kelsey Simpson on Tuesday as Morrison traveled to Newman for a TR ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • Girls roundup: Price scores 1000th in loss

    Fulton's Jordan Price scored her 1,000th point, but the feat was bittersweet as the Steamers lost to Riverdale 48-47 on Thursday night in Port Byron. ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • SportShorts for Friday, Jan. 20, 2017

    Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic was upset Thursday in a shocking second-round loss to Uzbek wild card Denis Istomin, the 117th-ranked ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Boys roundup: Dixon wrestling wins two in Rockford

    The Dukes blasted Rockford Lutheran 78-6, and handled West Carroll 63-18 to win a triangular Thursday in Rockford.
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Hawkeyes come back, but can’t hold off Terps

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Melo Trimble scored 20 points, and 25th-ranked Maryland rallied after blowing a 15-point lead to outlast Iowa 84-76 on Thursday nigh ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Ability to play different places huge during win streak

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Micah Hyde, the Green Bay Packers' jack-of-all-trades in the secondary, is assuming another new role this season – playoff playmaker ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Toews trying to keep faith, confidence during slump

    Admittedly frustrated while mired in an offensive slump, Jonathan Toews found the puck on his stick and a vacated goal in front of him late in the Bla ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Northwestern star embraces expanded role

    Inconsistency threatened to define Scottie Lindsey's Northwestern career, but coach Chris Collins desperately sought a different meaning. So one day ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Rondo wants to coach in NBA after playing career is over

    Minutes after the Mavericks’ dramatic victory over the Bulls late Tuesday, coach Rick Carlisle explained why he didn’t call a timeout in the waning se ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Super Bowl title would cement him as one of greatest of his era

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Matt Ryan knew the question was coming. There are four quarterbacks still standing in the NFL playoffs. Only one has failed to ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Rockets hit their mark

    ROCK FALLS – Before their game Wednesday night against Oregon, Rock Falls junior Abbee Sigel was honored with a commemorative ball and poster for scor ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:46 am
  • Bagwell, Raines, Rodriguez all voted into baseball Hall of Fame

    NEW YORK – Bags and Rock and Pudge are heading to Cooperstown. After a vote that could prove to be a turning point how Steroids Era stars are viewed, ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:38 am
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