It was another successful day on the mat for the Northern Illinois region at the individual wrestling state championships in Champaign.
The Harlem girls bowling team’s pursuit of a three-peat fell just short at the state series this weekend at Cherry Bowl as the Lady Huskies finished as the runner-up.
Belvidere North’s cheerleading team did it again. The Blue Thunder won a third straight state title, cementing their status as the top competitive cheer team in the state.
Harlem’s defending state champion girls bowling team picked up right where it left off last year.
Several wrestlers from the NIC-10 punched a ticket to next week’s Sectional round with strong efforts at the 3-A East Regional in Rockford.
Bears head coach Matt Nagy has been named the NFL Coach of the Year by the Associated Press after leading the Bears to a 12-4 record and their first NFC North title since 2010.
High school basketball returned in full force for a first day of February edition of Friday Night Nets.
Tim Mazurkiewicz has climbed the ladder of the fight game and helped put kickboxing on the map. Now he’s asking for your vote as one of the top officials in his sport.
East senior wrestler Aydin Guttridge is our newest 13 WREX Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Rock Valley College.
The Northern Illinois University women’s basketball game scheduled for Thursday, January 31 at 6 p.m. in the NIU Convocation Center versus Western Michigan has been postponed, NIU officials announced Wednesday.
Seven cheerleading teams from the Rockford area will compete at the state competition this weekend in Bloomington.
We saw some strong performances in the high school basketball world over the past week, and now you can tell us who you think deserves the Friday Night Nets Boys and Girls Performances of the Week.