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.
It was a busy Friday across the NIC-10 and Big Northern as local athletes made their college choices official during the early signing period.
Russell Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard touchdown pass to Ed Dickson with 5:08 left was the difference in the Seattle Seahawks’ 27-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night.
Winnebago head coach Judy Krause picked up career win number 499 as her Lady Indians knocked off Stockton, 56-43, in the Forreston Thanksgiving Tournament.
Eastland/Pearl City is set for its toughest test of the postseason, as top-seeded and fellow unbeaten Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley comes to town for a big semifinal showdown.
Three Boylan girls made their college commitments official Thursday, signing their National Letters of Intent at a combined ceremony.
Dixon High School student and Byron Co-op swimmer Katie Drezen is our WREX Athlete of the Week, presented by Rock Valley College.
Belvidere North senior volleyball player Peyton Sewell signed her National Letter of Intent to play volleyball at North Dakota.
Freeport softball player Taylor Murray signed her National Letter of Intent to play at the University of Illinois.
The calendar is approaching Thanksgiving, with local basketball starting to fill up the high school and college schedules.
For the second straight season, and the third time in five years, Byron’s football team is one win from reaching state.