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  • Boys Roundup: Rockets 4th at Princeton

    Keyon Wolber’s second-place finish in the 300 hurdles, Isaiah Harris’s runner-up in the 400 dash, and the 800 relay team led the Rockets to a fourth-p ...
    April 18, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Outs and errors pile up for Sterling in home loss to Ottawa

    STERLING – Baseball can be a cruel game sometimes. Ask Sterling, who struck out just twice in Monday’s game against Ottawa, yet fell 6-2 to the Pirate ...
    April 18, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • Golden Warrior bats hot in opener; pitching dominates Game 2

    STERLING – A day that began with the offense in perfect form ended with a pitcher in perfect control. The Sterling softball team swept a doubleheader ...
    April 16, 2017 - 7:18 pm
  • Dixon, Erie-Prophetstown shine in long relay races

    ROCHELLE – Several years ago, it was Harlem and Dixon going head-to-head for the team title of the Hub Relays. Lately though, it has been Harlem domin ...
    April 16, 2017 - 7:16 pm
  • Doege fans 13 in Clippers win

    Karlee Doege tossed a 5-hitter and struck out 13 as the Amboy softball team earned a 2-0 win against Lena-Winslow on Saturday.
    April 16, 2017 - 6:33 pm
  • Warriors edge Pretzels

    Tyler Willman and Camden Bailey each knocked in three runs to lead the Sterling baseball team to an 11-10 road win against Freeport on Saturday.
    April 16, 2017 - 6:27 pm
  • Two local high schoolers get a chance to roll in huge tournament

    STERLING – At the end of a long journey for two area bowlers sat the so-called Taj Mahal of bowling. Rock Falls senior Mitchel Guzzle and Sterling ju ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Junis makes Major League debut with KC

    The dinner Jake Junis will likely remember the rest of his life is the one where he never actually got to eat. While at an Omaha restaurant with his ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Fogle’s walk-off sends Sauk past IVCC in second game

    DIXON – After an 11-3 defeat at the hands of Illinois Valley Community College in the first game of Friday’s doubleheader, the Sauk Valley baseball te ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Mother Nature being kind

    Folks, it has happened, and you should all be very very excited. Mother Nature has brought upon us several wonderful outdoor phenomena all at once.
    April 14, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Sport Shorts for Saturday, April 15, 2017

    Marengo scored five runs in the bottom of the first inning on its way to a 7-1 victory against Sterling on Friday monring. Cheyenne Harrington and Le ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Five different Duchesses score in BNC victory

    DIXON – Whatever the Dixon girls soccer team wanted to do Thursday afternoon against Stillman Valley, the Duchesses had their way. Dixon spent the maj ...
    April 14, 2017 - 1:09 am
  • Faith, Sauk grad to play D-I ball

    Tressa Schuler knew she wanted to play volleyball at the Division I level, and she had found a place that felt like the perfect fit. Still, playing i ...
    April 14, 2017 - 1:09 am
  • Batters take advantage of relievers in Dixon win

    STERLING – While both starters pitched well, neither could pitch long. Both bullpens at times struggled to find the plate, and Dixon hitters took ful ...
    April 14, 2017 - 1:09 am
  • Sterling limits Leafs to 1 goal in league loss

    STERLING – Most times a loss doesn’t describe how a strong that team’s defense is, especially when the offense comes up empty-handed. However, Sterli ...
    April 14, 2017 - 1:08 am
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