Athlete of the Week – 2018-’19 Year in Review

The 13 WREX sports team featured 39 unique Athlete of the Week stories throughout the 2018-'19 high school sports season.

Athlete of the Week – Jaynee Prestegaard

Jaynee Prestegaard is the last in a line of Prestegaard sisters who have done big things for Ashton-Franklin Center’s basketball team over the past several years.

Athlete of the Week – Major Dedmond

Major Dedmond is making a seamless transition from Freeport’s football field onto the wrestling mat. He’s our newest WREX Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Rock Valley College.

13 WEATHER AUTHORITY

Rockford
60°
Freeport
DeKalb
Rochelle
Sterling
57°
Janesville
55°
Monroe
Rockford
60°
Freeport
DeKalb
Rochelle
Sterling
57°
Janesville
55°
Monroe
Summer heat leaves the Stateline for the end of August

Summer heat leaves the Stateline for the end of August

There may only be a couple days left in the 80's for the remainder of the month.

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