Stillman Valley graduate Breanna Crown of Davis Junction has been named the NJCAA Division III National Pitcher of the Year.
Rock Valley College third baseman Madason Shaw has been named the NJCAA Division III softball National Player of the Year.
Chicago Cubs have signed infielder Nico Hoerner, the club's first round selection (24th overall), in the 2018 First-Year Player Draft. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.
2017 IndyCar Champion Josef Newgarden made a pit stop in Rockford on Wednesday in route to Road America in Wisconsin this weekend.
The 42nd annual Rockford Pro-Am is set for July 18, 2018 at the Rockford Country Club. As always there is no shortage of talent in this year's field.
Aquin High School was the host of the very first Sophie Brunner Basketball Academy Wednesday. The one-day basic skills camp featured players from third grade all the way to high school.
Forreston has found it's new head football coach for the 2018 season.
The Dofflemyers had a good weekend at the Melvin Ballard Memorial Golf Tournament.
Robert Dofflemyer (67) and Hui Chong Dofflemyer (72) lead their respective flights after day one of the Melvin Ballard Memorial Golf Tournament.