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  • MLB: Cubs break out of slump

    Anthony Rizzo, Addison Russell and the rest of the Chicago Cubs’ bats broke out in a big way.Rizzo h ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Sterling has hands full on road in DeKalb

    The playoffs don’t start until next week, but the Sterling Golden Warriors are already in postseason mode as they prepare for Friday’s Week 9 showdown ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Rock Falls looking to silence Thunder

    The playoff hopes have been dashed in Rock Falls, and the Rockets know a winning record is not a possibility for 2016.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Cox enjoying heavy workload

    Dave Smith has many difficult decisions to make each week when he prepares the Dixon football team for that week’s game.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Vits returns to state with new partner

    For Erin Vits, the 2016 tennis season began as a great unknown.She could play singles, though her pr ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Oregon’s attack grounded in sectional loss to St. Edward

    GENOA — The Elgin St. Edward Green Wave rode high against the Oregon Hawks during a 1A Genoa-Kingston Sectional semifinal. So high, in fact, their d ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Gallardo’s surge lifts Warriors

    STERLING – It did not take long for the Miguel Gallardo onslaught to begin. The Golden Warriors junior forward had a hat trick less than 3 minutes in ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Rock Falls still not satisfied after beating ’Bago

    ROCK FALLS – During a hard-fought Big Northern match between Rock Falls and Winnebago, Rockets coach Sheila Mammosser came away disappointed with her ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:52 am
  • Second-half penalty kick sinks Dixon in regional

    STERLING – Dixon held off a slew of Crystal Lake Central chances, and even held the lead for most of the first half, but a goal off a free kick late i ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Hawks squeeze out win

    Bailey Nelson put down 13 kills to lead Oregon to a 25-22, 25-23 victory over Byron on Tuesday in the Blackhawk Center. Also for the Hawks (16-12, 5- ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 9:16 am
  • SportShorts for Wednesday, October 19, 2016

    Josh Sitton is expected to miss his much-anticipated return to Green Bay on Thursday because of the sprained right ankle he suffered on the Bears' pen ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Hill outpitches Arrieta as Dodgers seize NLCS lead

    Fourteen months removed from independent ball on Long Island, Rich Hill pitched the Los Angeles Dodgers into a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:52 am
  • Sterling celebrates seniors, league title with victory

    STERLING – With the NIB-12 West title already in hand, and the always emotional Senior Night on the minds of the Sterling Golden Warriors, Thursday ni ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:52 am
  • Hossa reaches milestone in victory

    CHICAGO – Marian Hossa scored his 500th career goal, Artem Anisimov snapped a third-period tie with his first score of the season, and the Chicago Bla ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Ex-Buck Carter-Williams passes on Rose’s jersey No. 1

    CHICAGO – If further proof was needed that the Bulls are doing whatever it takes to distance themselves from Derrick Rose and last season's postseason ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:52 am
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