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  • Local roundup: Mustangs split duals

    The Morrison wrestling team ventured to Aledo and split a pair duals, winning against Rockridge 37-36 and losing to Mercer County 44-36. Ryan Kennedy ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Dukes beat Golden Warriors for first time since 2011

    DIXON – A fast start, a solid finish, and some good stuff in the middle for the Dixon wrestling team added up to something it hadn’t done in 6 years – ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Second-half surge lifts Sterling

    STERLING – Coming into their NIB-12 West contest against Ottawa, the Sterling Golden Warriors knew that the Pirates liked to play tight man defense. T ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Sigel reaches 1,000 as Rockets roll

    ROCK FALLS – Abbee Sigel entered Tuesday’s game against North Boone with a milestone in her future, but not at the forefront of her mind. With 4:42 l ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Newman pressured on offense, defense

    STERLING — Regardless of Xs and Os, the Kewanee Boilermakers knew when to strike against the Newman Comets during Tuesday’s Three Rivers East game.
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Dixon shoots well from distance in win

    DIXON – After getting hot from 3-point range the last two games, in the end Tuesday night, the Dixon Dukes relied on their defense to hold on for a 46 ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • wrestlers win twice

    The Oregon wrestling team beat Newman 42-33 as Sawyer Foss picked up a pin at 195 in the final match to end it. The Hawks also wrestled Mendota and c ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • Raiders top Blackhawks

    The Class 1A second-ranked AFC Raiders trailed after the opening quarter Tuesday night at Stockton, but rallied to beat the Blackhawks 56-38 in an NUI ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Comets get enough late stops to beat Bruins

    STERLING — The last time Thea Mauck played against the Newman Comets back in December, the St. Bede senior poured in 27 points.
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • Sport Shorts for Tuesday, January 10, 2017

    TRACK, CROSS COUNTRYWest Carroll’s Casey headed to GreenvilleWest Carroll senior Jacob Casey will si ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Cougars slip past Panthers

    Three players scored in double figures to lead Eastland to a 59-49 win over Lena-Winslow on Monday.M ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Four area grapplers win titles at Princeton Invitational

    PRINCETON – It’s not easy to emerge from the PIT with a championship, but that’s what four local wrestlers managed to do Saturday.
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 8:42 pm
  • RF rocks at Tabor

    ROCK FALLS – There wasn’t any final countdown, but Tabor Gymnasium had a familiar feel to it before Rock Falls’ boys basketball game Saturday night ag ...
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 8:53 pm
  • Shootout turns into track meet

    Right away, Rock Falls PA announcer Kevin Anderson knew that he’d be busy during the back-and-forth track meet between Reed-Custer and Newman. The goo ...
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Dixon shares the ball in victory over LaMoille-Ohio

    DIXON – The Dixon Duchesses shared the wealth Saturday afternoon, and it led to a lopsided nonconference win. Dixon assisted on 17 of its 24 baskets ...
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 10:13 pm
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