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  • Fischbach makes history

    Morrison senior Ethan Fischbach did what he does best on Friday night – he took a kickoff return to the house. With 5 minutes, 19 seconds remaining i ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Fulton falls in Warsaw

    The Fulton Steamers once again had a kick that could win a game. But this time, there was no splitting the uprights.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Warriors, Comets both play Saturday at Roscoe Eades

    What could be a banner high school football postseason in Sterling will start with a doubleheader on Saturday at Roscoe Eades Stadium.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 1:04 am
  • Warriors jump out quickly, cruise to regional crown

    STERLING – It was a different day and a different opponent, but Saturday night’s Class 2A Sterling Regional soccer final looked very familiar to Golde ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Sterling boys run to first regional title since 1983

    STERLING – The Sterling boys cross country team has been building toward something great throughout the 2016 season. It came to fruition on Saturday ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Fazekas takes 7th place to lead Duchesses

    STERLING – Boylan runner Grace McLaughlin was across the finish line, and encouraging others to follow suit.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 8:16 pm
  • XC: Hamblen out-kicks Ahlers to claim regional

    ROCK FALLS – The lead changed hands several times at Centennial Park.Running in his final regional m ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 8:23 pm
  • XC: Grady, Hosto lead Clippers to win

    ROCK FALLS —At the end of the Class 1A Rock Falls cross country regional, Megan Grady and Erin Hosto were side by side.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 8:27 pm
  • Golden Warriors finish 9-0 with double-OT win at DeKalb

    DeKALB – The DeKalb and Sterling football teams sent the regular season out in style Friday.In a wil ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:19 am
  • Comets deliver reality check to Bruins for division title

    STERLING – If St. Bede coach Jim Eustice had been marking a checklist of things not to do against the Newman Comets on the sideline Friday night, he w ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:19 am
  • Cox scores five times as Dukes roll past Vikings

    DIXON – Dixon junior Arthur Cox is ready for the postseason.The Dukes’ workhorse juked, danced, and ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:18 am
  • Missiles become playoff eligible

    WARREN – After Friday night, Missiles fans can spell redemption with a capital D. As in, defense dominated when it was demanded.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:16 am
  • EP, Pierceson finish strong

    SPRING VALLEY — The Hall Red Devils knew what was coming and yet they couldn't do anything about it. Erie-Prophetstown quarterback Nathan Pierceson c ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:21 am
  • Football: Storm clinch playoff berth with win over Morrison

    MANLIUS – Rather than let playoff points decide its fate, Bureau Valley decided to put up a bunch of points on the scoreboard.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:14 am
  • Local roundup: Schubert paces Wildcatz

    Keegan Schubert rushed 24 times for 191 yards, including a 77-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter to help put the game away for the Eastland-Pearl Ci ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:14 am
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