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  • Boys cross country: Ahlers’ late pass seals win; Comets cruise to team title

    PRINCETON – As Newman junior Chris Ahlers neared the finish line, he turned his head and looked briefly over his left shoulder before turning his atte ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Girls cross country: Grady pulls away for TRAC win, leads Amboy to team title

    PRINCETON – As the girls hit the first turn Tuesday afternoon at Zearing Park, there was no surprise to the gathered spectators that Amboy junior Mega ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 2:18 am
  • Golf: Mustangs' Hogue nabs fourth in TRAC golf tournament

    MORRISON – With soggy, gnarly rough, a steady drizzle for a good chunk of the day, and a stiff breeze blowing in from the northwest, Prairie Ridge Gol ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Boys soccer: Oregon beats Dixon, inches closer to BNC West crown

    DIXON – With starting goalkeeper Jaspreet Singh Gill out with a left hand injury, Oregon junior Chance Merrill got the call Tuesday against Big Northe ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Clippers ease past Comets

    Delaney Wilhelm put down eight kills, and Haley Varga added six digs to lead Amboy to a 27-25, 25-22 victory against visiting Newman on Tuesday night.
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • LaSalle-Peru rallies past Sterling in NIB-12 West showdown

    STERLING — On several plays in Game 1 of Tuesday’s match between the Sterling Golden Warriors and LaSalle-Peru Cavaliers, Kaylee Martin dropped back t ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Lutheran rallies, then shuts down Rock Falls in BNC West clash

    ROCK FALLS – Jockeying for position among the top of the Big Northern West race, Rock Falls and Rockford Lutheran entered Tuesday’s match at Tabor Gym ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Hamblen leads Rockets in Genoa

    Brayden Hamblen finished third overall to lead the Rock Falls boys to fourth place in the 11-team Matt Walter Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday at ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Gazette boy AOW for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 – Cooper Kilberg, Rock Falls

    Rock Falls senior shot a 79 at Chapel Hill Golf Course on Sept. 19 to place second at the Princeton Invite. His score helped Rockets to team title. Al ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Gazette girls AOW for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 – Jaeden Workman, Morrison

    Morrison junior shot an 80 at Highland Springs in Milan on Wednesday to place second at the Three Rivers girls golf meet. Rockridge’s Jillian Stone wo ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Trujillo follows family's lead into tennis

    Nadia Trujillo was always the black sheep of the Trujillo family when it came to tennis.Her parents, ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Telegraph AOW for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 – Oregon's Sommer Rhea

    Oregon senior had 17 kills and 10 digs in the Hawks 25-22, 20-25, 25-21 win over Byron on Tuesday. She also had five kills and five digs in two set wi ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Football: By the Numbers – Week 5

    After 5 weeks of football, Newman and Polo have assured themselves of winning more regular-season games than not.
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Telegraph boys AOW for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 – Dixon's Nyrel Sullivan

    Dixon sophomore rushed for 206 yards on 16 carries and four touchdowns in the Dukes' 35-14 win over Mendota on Friday at A.C. Bowers Field.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Cougars cruising

    Makenzie Fink had 14 kills and two digs to lead Eastland to a 25-22, 25-20 victory against Galena on Monday night in Lanark.
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 11:50 pm
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