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  • Bowling: Wolf to be honored for bowling service

    Loren D. Wolf admittedly isn’t a great bowler, but he’s a giant on the local bowling scene.He’s worn ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Rockets make strides in loss

    In the Rock Falls’ team huddle Friday following the Rockets’ 56-6 loss to Sterling, coach Rich Montgomery talked to his team about making progress. 
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Roundup: Diaz leads Warriors to title

    Tony Diaz scored a hat trick to lead the Sterling boys soccer team to a 4-2 victory against DeKalb on Saturday in the championship game of the Barb Cu ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Football: Sterling beats Rock Falls in first meeting since 1994

    ROCK FALLS – Sterling Thornton saw his blockers picking up the wrong defenders, but made it work anyway.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Football: Binion runs big for E-P in win over Bureau Valley

    MANLIUS – Dylan Binion and the Erie-Prophetstown Panthers have a lot of experience coming back this year and in their season opener on Friday night th ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Football: Princeton opens season with shutout win

    PORT BYRON – Jacob Reinhardt's night started with an interception. It ended without another incompletion and three scores to boot.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Football: Hall turns out the lights on Fulton

    By Ty Reynoldstreynolds@saukvalley.com800-798-4085, ext. 5554@STyReynoldsFULTON – The Steamers’ fina ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Football: Hawks can't fly with Skyhawks

    JOHNSBURG – As successful as last season was for Johnsburg, there was one regular-season blemish – a 13-7 opening-night loss to the Oregon Hawks.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Football roundup: Milledgeville cruises in Week 1 win

    Milledgeville got off to a strong start against Durand and kept the pedal down in a 24-7 NUIC Upstate road win.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Football: Comets seize control in second half at Rockridge

    EDGINGTON – What could have been a rude way to begin a season turned into a Rude awakening.Senior ru ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • We need games like these

    ROCK FALLS – SVM photographer Philip Marruffo sent a text message to Patrick Mason about 6 p.m. on Friday night that the parking lot at the Rock Falls ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Football: Le-Win knocks off defending champs

    LENA – One year removed from winning the 2A state championship, the Eastland-Pearl City Wildcatz looked little like defending champions in a 46-8 loss ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • New Cards, same result

    FORRESTON – With most of its 1A state championship team having graduated, Forreston’s 33-13 NUIC crossover win Friday over Ashton-Franklin Center demo ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Volleyball: Local teams have taken turns with postseason success

    There's been a theme for the Sauk Valley area volleyball teams out of the Big Northern Conference the few seasons: somebody is going to win at regiona ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Long likes position switch

    Since starting her freshman year on the Dixon varsity volleyball team, Jessa Long has gotten used to wearing a different colored jersey than her teamm ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:52 pm
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