East hosted the Giaridini Wrestling Invitiational Saturday.
Boylan rallied past East Friday night in boys NIC-10 basketball.
Auburn rattled Harlem Friday in boys basketball.
Belvidere beat Guilford 80-58 Friday night.
Hononegah defeated Boylan 51-40 Tuesday in girls basketball.
Hononegah football player Seth Combs is up for the National Long Snapper of the Year award.
The Cardinals and their fans soaked in their fifth championship win under Mike Lalor.
The Cardinals won an incredible game in overtime of the 3A state finals.
The Comets ran all over Staunton, giving them a 40-13 championship win.
The Panthers got better late, overtaking Tri-Valley in the second half and winning the 1A final.
Stillman Valley and Lena-Winslow will try to add to their State Championship collection Friday.
Boylan opened its basketball season wtih a 72-55 win over DeKalb Wednesday.
Lena-Winslow held a pep rally for its State-bound football team.
NIU and the Huskies football program could benefit greatly from hosting the State Football Championships.
Stillman Valley continued preparations for State Tuesday by practicing at Wyeth Stadium.
The State Football Championships will be held for the first time in DeKalb at NIU this weekend.
The Cardinals won on a touchdown with 12 seconds left to punch their ticket to DeKalb.
The Titans suffered a rare loss on their home turf.
The Green Machine proved to be superior in the 4A division.
The Comets played rugged defense, getting the shutout to advance to the 2A state title game.
The Panthers continued their torrid play through the playoffs.
Two teams that know all about going deep in the playoffs will square off Saturday in the semifinals.
Lutheran got a send-off from fellow students and parents Friday when it boarded a bus for Geneseo.
Boylan will need to play four solid quarters of football to beat Batavia Saturday.
Several Stateline football players have been named All-State by the coaches.
Stillman Valley is getting ready for a showdown with Aurora Christian Saturday.
District 205 is taking extra steps to encourage Hispanic students to become involved in athletics.
Hononegah pitcher Riley Pawelski lands a scholarship with Illinois State despite Tommy John surgery.
Dakota basketball player Brett Benning will play for Southern Indiana.
Here's a look at Saturday's schedule for our Stateline football teams.
The Freeport girls won the Byron Sectional Swim Meet Saturday.
The Titans staged a second half rally to beat Prairie Ridge.
The Crusaders and Hornets traded blows all afternoon before Lutheran pulled away.
The Rockford Keith Lady Cougars cruised to another volleyball championship.
Stillman Valley scored three straight touchdowns in the second half to beat Winnebago.
Lena-Winslow continued its hot play, beating No. 1 seed Stockton in the quarterfinals.
Here are the football playoff results from Saturday, November 16th.
Lutheran officials say they did not switch Saturday's football playoff game to Swanson Stadium to gain a competitive advantage on Harvard.
Lutheran basketball player Thomas Kopelman has signed with Minnesota State.
Keith School's volleyball team defeated Sciota West Prairie Friday morning in the 1A semifinals.
Lutheran has moved its home playoff game against Harvard Saturday to Swanson Stadium
Dakota wrestler Josh Alber has signed with Northern Iowa.
Keith will go after it's second straight State Championship this weekend in volleyball.
Here's a look at our Sports Connection postseason awards segment for our local football teams/players.
Here's when and where our local teams will play this weekend in the State Quarterfinals.
The Indians couldn't get their potent offense moving at Lake Zurich.
The Titans beat Cary-Grove in a hard fought playoff game.
The Lutheran Crusaders overcame a late fumble to hang on against Rochelle.
The Cardinals handled business on the road.
Winnebago pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat visiting Bishop McNamara.
Lena-Winslow beat the Aquin Bulldogs for the second time in 2013.
Winnebago finished second in Class 1A in Peoria Saturday.
Here are the second round scores for the IHSA playoffs involving our Stateline Teams.
The Hornets continued their playoff dominance, rolling to a 56-0 halftime lead.
Keith defeated Stockton at the 1A Pearl City Secctional.
Four individuals and one team will be inducted into the Rockford Public Schools Athletics Hall of Fame.
Boylan's volleyball team lost in Sectional action Tuesday to Crystal Lake South.
40 girls will participate in the first All-Star Volleyball Showcase later this month.
All four Rockford Public Schools will field boys volleyball teams next spring.
The Boylan Titans held off Belvidere North for the second time this season.
The Cardinals pulled away late, scoring the last 21 points in their win.
The Indians ground attack rolled over another opponent, this time in the playoffs.
The Vikings couldn't overcome a vaunted playoff opponent.
The Panthers beat the Cardinals in Forreston for the second time this season.
The experienced Bulldogs had too much firepower for the favored Christian Life Eagles.
Here are scores involving our Stateline teams in the IHSA playoffs.
The Titans and Blue Thunder will finish what they started two weeks ago.
The Indians dealt with a first round scare but escaped unscathed against Peru St. Bede.
The Hornets jumped out early and never looked back.
The Crusaders romped in their first round victory over North Lawndale.
Lutheran's football team makes the jump from 2A to 4A for the playoffs.
Winnebago will host Peru St. Bede Friday evening in the opening round of the football playoffs.
Boylan held off Hononegah for the Harlem Regional Volleyball Championship.
Scott Leber says expanding the field for the IHSA playoffs would not be wise.
The dates and kickoff times are set for the first round of the playoffs.
The IHSA football pairings were announced for the 2013 playoffs.
The Indians got revenge for a recent loss to the Titans, bouncing Boylan in the regional championship.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you high school football action from around the Stateline.
Winnebago defeated Stillman Valley 26-20 Friday.
Lutheran defeated Rockford Christian 55-0 Friday.
Boylan finished another unbeaten season with a 50-27 win over Belvidere.
Guilford defeated Harlem 20-7 Friday.
Auburn defeated East Friday 43-0.
Hononegah defeated Freeport 49-18 Friday.
Burlington Central defeated North Boone 28-14.
E-PC defeated Forreston 26-7 to complete a 9-0 season.
Aquin defeated River Ridge Friday 28-20.
The Big Northern West title will be on the line Friday night in Winnebago.
One of the best volleyball players the state has ever seen took some time to reflect on an impressive run.
The Packers never trailed despite being shorthanded against Cleveland.
Timpe led the Blackhawks to a 6th place finish in the 1A. The Byron Tigers team finished in 4th.
The Boylan boys golf team won the 2A State Championship Saturday.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you the Stateline's most complete high school football show.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you part 2 of week 8 action in high school football.
Lutheran defeated Stillman Valley 33-28 Friday in Big Northern West action.
Oregon beat Mendota 35-20 Friday to keep its playoff hopes alive.
Winnebago defeated Byron 28-21 Friday to remain undefeated.
It was an intense battle of unbeatens.
The Lena-Winslow Panthers made a strong statement against a NUIC rival.
The Indians ran all over the Vikings in a battle of NIC-10 powers.
The Titans held off a furious late rally from the Blue Thunder.
The Knights exploded on the Pretzels, winning big in Freeport.
The Bucs handled the E-Rabs in Week 8.
Jefferson has decided to forfeit the rest of their football games.
Boylan, Byron and Stockton have advanced to State in boys golf.
The Regents struggled to get their offense going and dropped their Homecoming matchup.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you week 7 action and reaction from high school football.
The Indians and Huskies face off in a matchup that gets both teams ready for the playoffs.
The Auburn Knights tried to protect their house against an excellent Guilford Vikings team.
The Crusaders hosted the underdog Tigers in a Big Northern matchup.
The E-Rabs tried to play spoiler as the Blue Thunder hope for a playoff birth.
The Bucs and Pretzels both flashed explosive ground attacks.
Two playoff hopefuls collided trying to go above .500.
Rockford Christian Life routed Christian Liberty in Week 7.
The Hubs and Spartans faced off in a heated battle.
Jefferson is forfeiting Friday's football game with Boylan.
The Huskies and Indians have a matchup with big implications.
Belvidere High School will induct four more players into its football hall of fame Friday night.
Local golf teams tried to take a step toward the State Tournament.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you week six action from high school football.
Scott Leber and Peter Fleischer bring you more week six action from high school football.
The IceHogs won their first game of the year, a 4-3 victory in Texas.
The Huskies fought in another tough road matchup but again pulled away, this time against Kent State.
The Boylan Titans, led by Danny Gorman, pulled away in the NIC-10 tournament's final round, to win the conference crown.
The Durand Bulldogs hosted Leroy hoping to get their first win of the season.
The Panthers handed the Cardinals the first loss of their season.
The Cardinals dominated on both sides of the ball.
The Hawks used a huge touchdown run to fly away from the Tigers.
The Rockets started slow but were able to beat the Royal Lions.
Both teams flashed rugged defense in rainy weather, but the Huskies came out on top.
The Titans cruised past the E-Rabs to win another NIC-10 game.
The Indians destroyed the J-Hawks in their best game so far this season.
The Blue Thunder beat the Pretzels for their third win.
Rochelle beat Yorkville to remain undefeated.
Catch week six action from Stateline football.
Peter Fleischer previews our Game Of The Week between Le-Win and Forreston.
Hononegah's soccer team wore pink jerseys Tuesday in honor of breast cancer awareness month.
Boylan basketball standout Brock Stull has decided to attend UW-Milwaukee.
Stillman Valley's Mike Lalor is up for USA Today's Best Coach in Illinois Award.
Scott Leber brings your highlights from week five of the high school football season.
Scott Leber brings you more week five action in the Sports Connection.
Stillman Valley defeated Byron 28-21 Friday.
East rallied to beat Jefferson 35-32 Friday.
Hononegah beat Auburn 27-7 Friday.
Guilford hammered Belvidere North 35-7 Friday.
Boylan beat Freeport 56-35 Friday night.
Lutheran defeated Oregon 48-14 Friday.
Harlem outscored Belvidere 56-48 Friday.
North Boone shutout Rockford Christian 51-0 Friday.
Aquin defeated Polo 18-6 Friday.