The Chicago Blackhawks have named Derek King head coach of the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Murphy says it would likely be the Oakland Raiders home game that would be played in either Saskatchewan or Winnipeg.
Rockford native Antoine Pittman will transfer from Bradley and play his final year of college basketball elsewhere, according to a statement released by Bradley head coach Brian Wardle.
The Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears will be the first game on the 2019 NFL regular season schedule.
The first of two straight All-Star Saturdays unfolded in Rockford with high school seniors taking the court after the conclusion of the basketball season.
The Rockford Park District hosted a large group of local young female basketball players for their Elite Girls Basketball Camp at the UW Health Sports Factory on Saturday.
With the 2018-’19 high school basketball season in the books, we take a look back at the top plays from this past season. Click on the video above for our annual edition of Friday Night Nets Plays of the Year.
After two years on the job, Chuck Leonard announced his resignation as Rockford Lutheran’s head football coach. Leonard says it’s due to personal reasons.
Dixon native Isaiah Roby scored 28 points and grabbed 8 rebounds to lead Nebraska to an 80-76 win over Butler in the first round of the NIT at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Harlem long jump and triple jump specialist Olivia Lewis is our new WREX Athlete of the Week. She’s transitioning from cheerleading in the winter, back into track and field mode for the spring.
Rockford native Antoine Pittman will play in the NCAA Tournament for the first time, as he helped Bradley punch a ticket to the Big Dance by winning the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament.