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  • A-W's Schmitt named as Storm coach

    MANLIUS — Joe Schmitt always thought highly of Bureau Valley Storm football, growing up down the road and coaching nearby. Now he's going to be runnin ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • Boilermakers knock out the Storm

    MANLIUS — When the postseason rolls around giving it your all, hustling and playing all out, you’ll still end up on the wrong end of a loss as the Bur ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 12:53 pm
  • Last-second heartbreak for Bruins

    SPRING VALLEY — March is more than a week away, but there was plenty of Madness in Tuesday night’s regional semifinal game at Hall High School.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:28 am
  • Tuesday night sports update

    The Bureau Valley Storm and St. Bede Bruins saw their seasons end in IHSA boys basketball regional play Tuesday night.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:26 pm
  • Back to state: Bravettes earn third state trip

    The Annawan Bravettes are going back to state, earning their third trip to Redbird Arena with a 55-44 win over Galena in Monday’s 1A Super-Sectional.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Happenings

    IVVP Tryouts OGLESBY — The Illinois Valley Volley Power volleyball club will host a mandatory infor ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:29 am
  • Tigers drop regular-season finale at Rochelle

    The Princeton Tigers finished regular season play visiting an old friend Friday, falling to former NCIC rival Rochelle 83-62.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:09 pm
  • Anderson to work dual state finals

    Josh Anderson started officiating wrestling as a broke college kid trying to make money to pay some bills. After 17 years, he is gaining the highest r ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:58 pm
  • At the hoops

    Boys basketballBCR teamsDePue (6-1 TCC) 24-3Princeton (7-5 TRE) 13-14Hall (4-8 TRE) 11-17Burea ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:05 pm
  • Senior Spotlight (Julie Browning)

    Date/place of birth: March 15, 1999, in Spring Valley. Hometown: Utica. Family: Molly (mom), Jack ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:06 pm
  • Scoreboard

    Girls basketballOglesby (IVCC) Super-Sectional (1A)Monday: (3) Annawan (25-8) 55, (1) Galena 44Princ ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:05 pm
  • Bruins rally to beat Fieldcrest

    Coty Johnson had a clear path to the basket, appearing to be on his way to an uncontested layup which would have brought the Fieldcrest Knights within ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 1:32 pm
  • Storm bring second-half intensity

    KEWANEE — Jason Marquis had a message at halftime for his Bureau Valley Storm Monday night. That message was to make the other team play hard.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:29 am
  • Little Giants down Mallards

    HENRY — A 10-day layoff may have slowed the DePue Little Giants down but the 10th ranked team in the state was able to shake off the early cobwebs and ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Knecht signs with MacMurray College

    Knecht signs with MacMurraySt. Bede senior Kourtney Knecht recently signed to play volleyball for Ma ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:58 am