Multiple Wrestling State Champions Bring Gold Back to Stateline

It was another successful day on the mat for the Northern Illinois region at the individual wrestling state championships in Champaign.

King sets NIC-10 scoring record, but Boylan beats Hononegah

Hononegah’s Jordan King broke Brea Edwards’ all-time NIC-10 scoring record, hitting a free throw in the third quarter to break the record, but Boylan knocked off Hononegah, 66-59, to claim sole possession of first place in the NIC-10.

Harlem wins NIC-10 dance competition

Harlem returned to center stage, winning the NIC-10 conference dance championship for the 2nd time in three years, edging out defending champion Freeport by a little more than half a point.

Wirtz, Esposito coming to Rockford for autograph signing

The Rockford IceHogs are inviting fans to a special book signing with Chicago Blackhawks chairman, Rocky Wirtz, and Hall of Fame goaltender, Tony Esposito, for the team’s home game on Friday, Feb. 1 against the Chicago Wolves (7 p.m.) at the BMO Harris Bank Center.

East knocks off Harlem to stay perfect in NIC-10

In a heated battle for first place in the NIC-10 boys basketball standings, East got a huge night from junior Sincere Parker to beat Harlem, 72-48, and claim a two game lead over the Huskies in the conference.