The Chicago Blackhawks have named Derek King head coach of the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
The weather is finally turning a corner as the Stateline thaws out of Winter into Spring, with the baseball season in full swing across all levels of the sport.
For this week’s edition of “Sounds of the Game,” we mic’d up Hononegah head girls soccer coach Jay Bigwood during the Lady Indians’ game against East.
Forreston-Polo track & field senior Brady Webb is our newest 13 WREX Athlete of the Week.
Northern Illinois University junior Eugene German announced on Wednesday his intention to declare for the 2019 NBA Draft, while maintaining his eligibility to return to college.
Jose Abreu drove in three runs, Leury Garcia had four hits and the Chicago White Sox knocked around Corey Kluber for a change, beating Cleveland’s ace and the Indians 8-3 on Wednesday.
The Chicago Sun-Times reports that upgrades include more elevators and accessible bathrooms too.
The Rockford IceHogs looked sluggish early on, trailing San Antonio 3-1 heading into the 3rd period, but the IceHogs erupted for 4 goals in the final frame to win, 5-3, and keep their playoff chances realistic.
Byron’s baseball team got off to a good start in Big Northern Conference play, beating Winnebago, 8-4, Monday afternoon in Winnebago.
The annual Rising Stars Challenge brought the best high school basketball seniors to the court at Rock Valley College for a doubleheader of hoops during March Madness.
Rockford native Fred VanVleet felt right at home in Chicago playing against the Bulls on Saturday – he put together a 23-point, 6-assist, 4-rebound performance down the road from his hometown in a 124-101 victory for the Toronto Raptors.