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  • Red Devils hold off Panthers

    SPRING VALLEY — Two teams that are more than familiar with each other clashed Wednesday night for the right to play in Friday’s 2A Hall regional champ ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 2:31 pm
  • Wednesday night update

    The Princeton Tigers, Hall Red Devils and DePue Little Giants all lived for another day in the IHSA boys basketball postseason Wednesday night.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Little Giants advance to championship

    SHABBONA - In a packed gym with a rowdy Amboy student section, DePue and Amboy traded buckets all game, but in the end the Little Giants outlasted the ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • 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
  • 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