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  • Sportshorts for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

    NFLCardinals extend Arians’ contractAfter consecutive seasons with double-digit wins, the Arizona Ca ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Premier race was stress-free day NASCAR needed

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – It was a bumpy buildup to the Daytona 500, which for days was overshadowed by disputes, drama, an injury to Kyle Busch, and the ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Hahn’s win caps quite a journey

    LOS ANGELES – The next 2 months suddenly are loaded with perks James Hahn never imagined.His victory ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Joey Logano gives Roger Penske another Daytona 500 win

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Soaked in booze but drinking a Coke, Joey Logano fretted over how he and his new bride would celebrate his most significant ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 9:57 am
  • Boys swimming: Three relays, two individuals head to state

    BYRON – The Sterling boys swimming team had a secret that it kept from the rest of the swimming world.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • State wrestling: Shoup bounces back from first loss to nab hardware

    CHAMPAIGN – Austin Shoup had visions of being an undefeated state wrestling champion.The Erie senior ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • State Wrestling: Cole reaches goals, reaps hardware despite injury

    CHAMPAIGN – At the very least, Jared Cole wanted to win one match at the Class 1A state wrestling tournament, to get to 100 for his 3-year career.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • State wrestling: Mekeels become first father-son ref combo at state tournament

    CHAMPAIGN – Don Mekeel of Sterling and Ryan Mekeel of Chicago became the first father-son duo to work the individual state tournament as mat officials ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Girls basketball: Prophets ready for tall task in Annawan

    Finding a seat in the Prophetstown gym on Dec. 10 was like trying to find a dry spot in the ocean. I ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Sportshorts for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

    James Hahn won the Northern Trust Open on Sunday in a three-man playoff with a 25-foot birdie putt on the third extra hole for his first PGA Tour titl ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Men's basketball: Michigan State, Trice withstand Illinois charge

    CHAMPAIGN – Travis Trice scored 18 points off the bench, including a pair of late free throws, to help Michigan State seal a win over Illinois Sunday ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • NASCAR: Logano gives Roger Penske another Daytona 500 win

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Soaked in booze but drinking a Coke, Joey Logano fretted over how he and his new bride would celebrate his most significant vict ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • NHL: Bruins rout Blackhawks 6-2

    CHICAGO – Patrice Bergeron was happier that the Boston Bruins ended their losing streak than he was about reaching a personal milestone.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • How to save wrestling?

    It would be easy to look around the State Farm Center on Friday and think the sport of wrestling is in a healthy state.
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Crandall outlasts opponent at 285

    CHAMPAIGN – Matthew Crandall endured 8½ minutes of wrestling before having a match snatched away from him on Thursday at the IHSA State Wrestling Tour ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 12:36 am
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