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  • Smooth handoffs paramount to relay runners

    When it’s run smoothly, a relay can resemble a caterpillar.In preparation for its next step, the cat ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Track: Newman sprinter eyeing state after return from injury

    A few hearty souls at the wind-swept Three Rivers Conference boys track and field meet on Monday in Sherrard were treated to a business-as-usual perfo ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Girls soccer: Warriors win first regional match

    GENESEO – Something had to give.Both Sterling and Ottawa entered Tuesday’s 2A Geneseo Regional semif ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Boys tennis: Dixon senior duo hoping to prolong high school tennis careers

    Dixon seniors Ian South and Justin Wilson have spent so much of their lives at the Emma Hubbs Tennis Courts, it seems strange to them both that their ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • SVM scouts 1A boys track & field sectionals

    ByronWhen: 3 p.m. FridayWhere: Byron High SchoolLocal teams: AFC, Oregon, Polo-Forreston, West Carro ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Rockets win twice on diamond

    Cayden Erickson finished what he started last week, firing a one-hitter with 11 strikeouts and just one walk to lead the Rock Falls Rockets to an 8-0 ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Fillies, Panthers advance with semifinal wins at Orion Regional

    ORION – For the third time this season, the Morrison and Erie-Prophetstown softball teams will square off between the lines. This time around, though ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Boys tennis: Moline Sectional preview capsule

    Moline SectionalWhen: 2 p.m. Friday & 9 a.m. SaturdayWhere: Moline High School & Riverside ParkLocal ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Sports Shorts for Wednesday, May 20

    GOLFHippen cards 73 at national tournamentSauk Valley Community College sophomore Jarred Hippen card ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Warriors rally past Rockets in Game 1

    OAKLAND, Calif. – Down big at home, the Golden State Warriors went small.It turned out to make a hug ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • MLB: Sox's streak snapped at six

    Trevor Bauer pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning for his third solid outing against the White Sox this season, leading the Indians to a 3-1 r ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • NHL: Hawks, Ducks battle through OT

    ANAHEIM – Game 2 of the Western Conference finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks was deadlocked at 2-2 after one overtime period Tue ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Panthers edge Comets for Three Rivers crown

    SHERRARD – Of the thousands of strides taken by Erie-Prophetstown and Newman athletes at the Three Rivers Conference boys track meet on Monday, one st ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Boys AOW for May 19, 2015: Glenn Mundell, AFC track

    The Raiders junior won the Northwest Upstate Illini Conference title in the 800-meter run Friday, cl ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Girls AOW for May 19, 2015: Lindsey Hoffert, Bureau Valley track

    The Storm senior took the title in the long jump at Friday’s Class 1A Bureau Valley Sectional with a leap of 16 feet, 10 inches. She also qualified fo ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:11 am
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