The Illinois High School Association member schools approved a proposal that will overhaul the high school football scheduling and playoff system as we know it.
The 59th Annual Forreston Holiday Tournament, a boys basketball showcase every year at the end of December, sent two teams to the semifinals Monday night.
The Chicago Blackhawks announced they have recalled goaltender Collin Delia from the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs.
North Boone’s offense finally ran out of steam, as the Vikings went on the road and lost in the second round of the high school football playoffs, 37-25, to Lisle on the campus of Benedictine University.
Durand’s volleyball team showed a lot of heart after dropping the first set and facing match point in the second set, but Newark ended the Lady Bulldogs’ season in three sets, 2-1.
The Northern Illinois University Huskies got big plays on offense, defense and special teams to post its fifth straight win, 36-26, over Akron, and in the process became bowl eligible for the 10th time in the last 11 years.
Stillman Valley won its first playoff game since 2013 with a victory over Dixon last week, but the competition gets even tougher in round two.
Harlem head football coach Jim Morrow has stepped down from a position he’s held since 2004.
Durand’s volleyball team made school history with its first ever state appearance last year.
Daniela Zavala will put her tumbling skills on display among the best in the world in November.
Taylor Frommer is our WREX Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Rock Valley College.
Northern Illinois head football coach Rod Carey had one thought after seeing sexual assault cases all around college football, with the Baylor scandal serving as the tipping point.
For the first time in the history of its girls’ basketball program, Boylan will host a varsity tournament. The Reindeer Games will take place on Dec. 27 and Dec. 29.