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  • Basketball: All-Star Classic sees Borum's former coach, future teammate

    For Jay Borum, the SVM All-Star Classic will be a glimpse of her past and her future.The Sterling gr ...
    June 14, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, June 14, 2016

    Sterling's Erin Stroup earned a spot on the Illinois Coaches Association Class 3A All-State softball team, it was announced on Monday.
    June 13, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Schroeder’s former players reunite for scrimmage

    ERIE – Rachel Cobert dribbled up the right side of the court on a fast break, pushing the ball up against a pair of defenders, when one of them steppe ...
    June 13, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • SportShorts for Monday, June 13, 2016

    Lemont used a seven-run fifth inning to take control of the Class 3A state title game Saturday, and went on to beat Springfield 10-0 in six innings at ...
    June 13, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Jahn returns to coaching roots with little height

    When in doubt, shoot.That’s what AFC coach Chris Jahn told the seven Telegraph team players that sho ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • What a week spent on the water

    Time to slow the catfishing train down for a couple of seconds and take a breath. This has been just a blur of live bluegills, blood and guts, gnats a ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Passing along the RR5K challenge

    What started out as a challenge back in 2004, while watching family members participate in the RR5K, soon turned into a lifestyle. Thanks to that simp ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, June 11, 2016

    Ryan Blackburn carded a 4-over-par 76 to earn medalist honors at the 28th annual Sterling Optimist Club junior golf championship on Tuesday at Emerald ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Wilson aiming to be veterinary surgeon

    Anni Wilson has enough pets to fill a soccer team, enough for a basketball scrimmage, and could field a softball team.
    June 9, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Ingles: First spring in the Sauk Valley in the books

    When you’re new to the area, you find yourself learning who is good and who is struggling to keep up.
    June 8, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Add it to the record books

    HAMPSHIRE – This year’s Sterling softball team fell just short of history when it comes to success in a multi-year span. The three sectional champion ...
    June 7, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Trujillo stays true to self

    HAMPSHIRE – Nadia Trujillo stood near the coaching box down the first-base line, and could only look on as Carmel posed for pictures, laughed and hugg ...
    June 7, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Carmel homer sinks Sterling

    HAMPSHIRE – Jayme Eilers put the ball right where she wanted it. Unfortunately for Sterling's freshman pitcher, it was also where Mundelein Carmel fr ...
    June 7, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Sterling to take on Carmel, with state berth at stake

    It took a few extra days, but the Sterling softball team finally found out who its next foe will be on the postseason tournament trail.
    June 6, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • And then there was one

    ’Tis the season for the end of the season … actually, the end of all seasons for the 2015-16 school year.
    June 6, 2016 - 12:07 am
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