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  • Cycling: Englishman delivers emotional message after second straight title

    PARIS – Sharing beer and champagne with teammates, and cheered on by thousands of fans undeterred by the recent spate of violence across Europe, Froom ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, July 25, 2016

    YOUTH SPORTSFootball starts next week in Rock FallsRock Falls Youth Football & Cheer will begin prac ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:02 pm
  • Spieth, McIlroy and Day seeking first major in 2016

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Jordan Spieth hit the reset button after the U.S. Open, a prudent decision to ke ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Johnson overcomes slow start, tied for lead in Canada

    Dustin Johnson started and finished the day tied with Luke List for the Canadian Open lead. The U.S. Open champion had to make up a lot of ground to d ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Rock River monsters abound

    Think I'm gonna have to go ahead and deem this the year of the channel cat. While I haven't seen any titan-sized channels, I have laid eyes on an awf ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • New rules aimed at keeping pitchers healthy

    High school baseball games like the one Fulton and Morrison engaged in back on May 18 will soon be a thing of the past. The Steamers edged the Mustan ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Griffey, Piazza put up some big numbers during long careers

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Fowler leads Cubs past Brewers

    Dexter Fowler led off the game with a home run and drove in three runs in his first game back from the disabled list, powering the Chicago Cubs to a 5 ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Fuller, Porter lead group that must create more TOs

    The Bears bring back their starting three corners from the end of 2015 in Tracy Porter, Kyle Fuller and Bryce Callahan. They also retained Sherrick Mc ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Many stars pass on golf in Rio

    A year away from golf’s return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence, IOC President Thomas Bach said it would be good if the sport had a wide range ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:22 pm
  • U.S. hoping to earn unprecedented sweep for retiring coach

    After 40 years helping some of the greatest gymnasts of all time soar to Olympic gold – from Nadia Comaneci to Mary Lou Retton to Nastia Liukin – Mart ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Recently retired driver is big story subbing for Earnhardt Jr.

    INDIANAPOLIS – Jeff Gordon always expected to be at this weekend’s Brickyard 400.The tricky part was ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, July 23, 2016

    Sterling High School will host its annual volleyball camp on Monday through Thursday at Musgrove Fieldhouse.
    July 22, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Star looking to cap career with more medals

    Michael Phelps is back for a sequel to his Olympic farewell.This time, he insists, it really is good ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:22 pm
  • Dennis Green dies, but leaves behind rich legacy

    MINNEAPOLIS – Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:21 pm
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