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  • ulton grad to compete in CrossFit Games

    Ben Kuebel turned what started out as a few workouts each week, into enjoying some sun and the Pacific Ocean.
    July 20, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Cubs starting to position themselves for trade deadline

    A thin pitching market could result in contenders making bold moves in an attempt to upgrade their clubs for the stretch run. That's the view of gener ...
    July 20, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • MLB: Cubs take two of three from Mets; Sox lose on walk-off

    Confidence has returned to the Chicago Cubs in the form of what manager Joe Maddon describes as a couple of slices of Meat Loaf.
    July 20, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • An ideal summer gig

    For 3 days a week, maybe 20 hours total, Jeff Sands mans the pro shop at Rock River Golf and Pool in his hometown of Rock Falls.
    July 20, 2016 - 9:45 pm
  • McPhee, Floyd, Houston, Young lead deep, intriguing group

    Two of the biggest names on the Bears are featured at outside linebacker, their top draft pick Leonard Floyd and last year’s big-ticket free-agent acq ...
    July 20, 2016 - 9:45 pm
  • SportShorts for Thursday, July 21, 2016

    The Stateline Generals travel baseball team will host tryouts beginning next week for the 2017 season. Tryouts for the 10-and-under team will be July ...
    July 20, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Last thing teams need in camp is QB questions

    One of the last things an NFL team needs when it enters training camp is uncertainty at quarterback. They all want an Aaron Rodgers, Eli Manning or Ca ...
    July 20, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Team enjoys a banner summer

    Kenny Koerner has a practical reason to keep tabs on the local high school baseball scene.After all, ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Anthony hopes to use Olympics as platform for change

    LAS VEGAS – Carmelo Anthony wants more than a better U.S. basketball team leading into the Olympics. He wants a better U.S.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • Veteran Hicks joins young Bullard, Goldman

    Last summer, the focus of the D-line was on Jeremiah Ratliff, Jarvis Jenkins and Eddie Goldman. The two veterans are gone, and Goldman is ready to bui ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • Cubs unveil new plans for Wrigley Field

    Immediately after this thrill ride of a Cubs season ends, some heavy-duty construction will commence again at Wrigley Field that will make the Friendl ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • SportShorts for Wednesday, July 20, 2016

    A female college student who competed on a boys water polo team at a Chicago-area high school said in a nationally televised interview that she was se ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Thrasher shortens rifle learning curve on road to Rio

    Anyone who has met or spoken with Ginny Thrasher usually ends up with the same description of her personality: bubbly. Not the stereotypical, air-hea ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Blowing Sale’s one-hitter might be the best thing for the White Sox

    Chris Sale had thrown just 100 pitches and had allowed just one hit through eight innings. The All-Star starter had struck out six Mariners and walked ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • MLB: Familia escapes jam in 9th

    CHICAGO – Jeurys Familia escaped a bases-loaded jam with a game-ending double play after Rene Rivera drove in the tiebreaking run with two outs in the ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:28 pm
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