Jefferson’s Exciting Win Highlights Showcase Sunday

The first weekend of the Chicagoland Summer Showcase came to a close at Rock Valley College on Sunday, with another busy day of basketball.

NIU Huskies

NIU announces 2019 football game times

Northern Illinois University will kick off the Thomas Hammock era at home in Huskie Stadium on Saturday, August 31st at 6 p.m. versus Illinois State as nine of the Huskies’ 2019 kickoff times, along with broadcast information for the season’s first three weeks, were released by the Mid-American Conference Thursday.

McHenry gets walk-off win to end Hononegah’s softball season

Hononegah and McHenry went back and forth in Tuesday’s 4-A Hampshire Sectional semifinal, but Kate Funk provided the final blow, crushing a game-winning walk-off 2-run homer in the bottom of the 7th inning to lift McHenry to a 7-5 win and a spot in the Sectional title game.