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  • Boys Track Coach of the Year: Dennis Piron

    COACH OF THE YEARDennis Piron, BataviaWeeks before American Pharoah and jockey Victor Espinoza secur ...
    June 12, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • RHF takes international stage again

    SUGAR GROVE – Spaniard Jon Rahm touts the title of No. 1 player in the World Amateur Golf Ranking and last month earned the Ben Hogan Award, given to ...
    June 11, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • St. Francis hitting peak at right time

    WHEATON – It was the last time the seniors would be on their home field. A practice Thursday afternoon for the St. Francis baseball team consisted of ...
    June 11, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Goff takes ‘1-year deal’ to extreme

    “Interim” and “titlist” require the same number of letters to spell.With two more victories at the C ...
    June 11, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Knights prepare ‘laser focus’

    There’s liable to be plenty of zeroing in during today’s first Class 3A state softball semifinal at East Peoria’s EastSide Centre, and we’re not even ...
    June 11, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Kane County Chronicle Boys Track and Field All-Area Team

    Ben BarnesKaneland, Sr.Illinois recruit overcame injury hiccup to close career with sixth-place show ...
    June 11, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Burlington Central's Lucas Ege the Kane County Chronicle Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year

    A coach’s gut instinct eventually transformed Burlington Central senior Lucas Ege into the thinking man’s hurdler.
    June 11, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Sports briefs: Cougars announce 25th anniversary team

    GENEVA – The Cougars on Wednesday released the club's silver anniversary team in commemoration of the organization's 25th season in 2015, a result of ...
    June 10, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • Kaneland softball embraces 'huge factor' Morrow

    Kaneland right-hander Angie Morrow often has dealt in zeroes since transferring from Burlington Central before the 2013-14 school year.
    June 10, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • 2015 Kane County Chronicle All-Area Girls Track and Field Team

    FIRST TEAMBrianna Bower, Kaneland, Jr.Helped Kaneland to a stout Class 2A state series – culminating ...
    June 10, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • Rosary's Martin clutch to close career, named Kane County Chronicle Girls Track Athlete of the Year

    A command often associated with drudgery ultimately transformed into bliss for Rosary senior Emily Martin.
    June 10, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Views: Hall seizes opportunity for state-bound Spartans

    Nick Hall scarcely knew anything about St. Francis in October, other than its baseball head coaching position was open and he was interested.
    June 10, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Chicago Bears give Kyle Long reps at right tackle during OTA

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears did some toying with their starting offensive line – at least for now – at the final OTA open to the media.
    June 10, 2015 - 2:49 pm
  • Kaneland's Johnson West Aurora hoops candidate

    Kaneland’s Johnson West Aurora hoops candidateKaneland boys basketball coach Brian Johnson confirmed ...
    June 10, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • D’backs hope Dansby isn’t like box of chocolates

    Transitioning from one of the winningest college baseball programs of the recent past to the organization that lost the most games in Major League Bas ...
    June 10, 2015 - 12:30 am