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  • Local roundup: Oregon takes two relays at Sectional Prep

    Oregon won two relays and took second in another in the Sectional Prep meet at Landers-Loomis Field on Monday.
    May 17, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • MLB: Bonds calls on Harper to diversify his game

    WASHINGTON — When pitchers were intentionally walking Barry Bonds more than anyone else in baseball history, his father had a simple message for him. ...
    May 17, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Freshman class coming through for Comets

    Newman softball coach JD Waldschmidt often points out to the rookies on his roster that at this point in the season, he no longer considers them fresh ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Top of lineup lifts F-P

    DIXON – Brody Grobe set the table, and his Forreston-Polo teammates did a good job of clearing it off.
    May 16, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Comets sweep in Dixon

    DIXON – The Newman hitters got rolling right away, and the Duchesses only got the bats going when it was too little, too late Saturday, as the Comets ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Nitz wins another conference singles crown

    ROCHELLE – Jack Nitz knows that the game of tennis has more mental skill than one may think. Case in point was Saturday at the Northern Illinois Big ...
    May 16, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Veteran Kenseth holds off upstart Larson at Dover

    DOVER, Del. – Matt Kenseth had eluded the wreckage that turned Dover into a junkyard. He never felt he could escape the pressure that Kyle Larson put ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • World’s top-ranked golfer cruises to another wire-to-wire win

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Jason Day wanted to win The Players Championship so badly that he wasn't going to let anything stop him. Not the super slic ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Longball lifts Warriors

    The Sterling softball team needed a pair of late home runs to capture the IC Catholic tournament title on Saturday in Elmhurst.
    May 15, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Cubs can’t solve Cole, Pirates; Sox lose at Yankee Stadium

    Starling Marte singled with one out in the seventh inning to end Jon Lester's no-hit bid, then scored on Jung Ho Kang's double to put Gerrit Cole and ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • New NCAA rule benefits players

    Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes will keep his mind and his phone line open until May 25 as he waits to hear from an NBA team willing to select him in th ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, May 16, 2016

    SOCCERMatch postponed due to bomb scareA fake bomb left behind during a security exercise led police ...
    May 15, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Sterling finishes sixth at NIB-12 Conference Meet

    STERLING – Jacob Gebhardt didn’t wait long before prying himself from the pack.The Sterling sophomor ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Dixon, Sterling to meet again in regional semifinal

    After a few weeks of speculation about another possible showdown on the soccer pitch, a rematch between the Dixon Duchesses and Sterling Golden Warrio ...
    May 13, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Loggains excited to start stint as OC

    Dowell Loggains couldn’t offer any definitive conclusions about the future of the Bears offense Friday. How could he have?
    May 13, 2016 - 11:45 pm
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