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  • Quill the umpire: Perspective aplenty surrounds eventful stretch

    I’m sure I’m not the only one who sometimes forgets baseball is just a game.It’s easy to get caught ...
    NEW: May 22, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Weekend Chit chat with St. Charles East track's Devon Kelly

    St. Charles East junior Devon Kelly reached his goal of getting to next week’s IHSA state meet, winning the 400-meter run Thursday at the Class 3A Wes ...
    NEW: May 22, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Prep roundup: BC, Kaneland boys track show well at sectionals

    STERLING – Clear a path, Charleston. Ben Barnes is coming back. Barnes, a Kaneland senior boys track ...
    NEW: May 22, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • St. Charles East softball aims to 'keep the energy up,' keep rolling

    St. Charles East closes the softball regular season today with its ninth game in 18 days.With two fu ...
    NEW: May 22, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Kaneland girls soccer tops Rosary, claims first regional title

    ROCHELLE – It was a big day for the Kaneland girls soccer team and its seniors. It was the day the Knights finally beat Rosary in a postseason match.
    NEW: May 22, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Batavia girls soccer falls to Conant in regional final

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The Batavia girls soccer team seemed to be on its way to a Class 3A Hoffman Estates Regional title after scoring the first two goals ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Defensive gem helps St. Charles East girls soccer to regional title

    STREAMWOOD – St. Charles East used defense and a three-goal burst in 11 minutes Friday evening to capture another girls soccer regional championship.
    May 22, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Local athletes extend seasons to girls state track and field finals

    CHARLESTON – St. Charles East recently launched a “Saints supporting Saints” initiative in which student-athletes from one sport attend the events of ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Baseball regionals breakdown

    BEST AREA BET TO WIN A REGIONAL: St. Charles North at the Class 4A Schaumburg Regional. North comes into the playoffs as hot as any team in the state. ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Druley: Toussaint a 1st-round pick with 1st-rate outlook

    Cougars right-hander Touki Toussaint added a trademark sign next to his name on Twitter shortly after the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Kaneland, Rosary girls soccer set for battle

    The Kaneland girls soccer team will try to earn the first regional title in program history today. A ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • St. Charles East baseball capitalizes on Larkin gaffes

    ST, CHARLES – Taking advantage of Larkin mistakes Thursday, the St. Charles East baseball team captured its 10th victory in the past 11 games
    May 21, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • Kaneland catcher Laudont helps mellow pitching staff

    An unexpected conversation is likely to occur as Joe Laudont walks through the Kaneland hallways. Wi ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Baseball insider: BC, Kaneland part of difficult regional

    Burlington Central's strong record paid off as it was named as the top seed of the Class 3A Hampshire Regional.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • ‘Keep calm and hang banners’

    AURORA – Not too many teams can say they have won a county, conference and sectional boys track meet. On Thursday, Batavia joined that rarefied air.
    May 22, 2015 - 7:09 am