Stories about Hampshire high school sports
Richmond-Burton impressed the entire state Friday when it handled Morris, the No. 1 team in Class 5A, 31-7. The Rockets continue to look like more of a threat in Class 4A. Plus more McHenry County notes on the FVC and KRC/I8 races.
Richmond-Burton took care of Morris in a battle of unbeaten teams, Huntley came up with a big defensive stop against Cary-Grove as time expired, plus more Week 6 results and recaps from every game in the Northwest Herald area.
Prairie Ridge's Tyler Vasey contributed in a big way by rushing for 317 yards while scoring five touchdowns to help pace Prairie Ridge to a 62-34 win over Hampshire in the Fox Valley Conference matchup.
Sports reporter Thom Gippert has live updates from Friday night’s Week 6 game between Prairie Ridge and Hampshire.
Johnsburg finished with a score of 391 to finish second and Marengo finished third at 392 at Thursday’s Class 1A Johnsburg Regional at Boone Creek to advance to the Sandwich Sectional on Monday. Plus more girls golf, volleyball, boys soccer, girls tennis and girls swimming.
Cary-Grove boys golf won the Fox Valley Conference on Monday afternoon after the Trojans defeated Hampshire, 155-170, at Foxford Hills. Plus more scores from boys and girls golf, boys soccer, girls volleyball and girls tennis.
Huntley handed Jacobs its first loss, Prairie Ridge ran by Cary-Grove in the second half, plus more Week 5 results and recaps from every game in the Northwest Herald area.
Sports reporter Sam Natrop has live updates from Friday night’s Week 5 game between Hampshire and McHenry.
Marengo's girls golf team won the Kishwaukee River Conference championship for the first time, plus results in volleyball, girls tennis and more in Thursday's prep roundup.
Prairie Ridge's Charlie Pettrone fired a 3-over-par 74 to win the Fox Valley Conference Boys Golf Tournament individual title. Huntley edged out Cary-Grove on a fifth-score tiebreaker to win the tournament, while the conference championship is still up for grabs.
McHenry captured its first Fox Valley Conference championship since 2003, and Hampshire's Lily Farnam won the individual title at Wednesday's FVC Tournament at Crystal Woods in Woodstock.
Jacobs defeated Dundee-Crown in their District 300 volleyball rivalry in straight sets. And more volleyball in Tuesday's prep roundup.
Harvard coach Victor Gonzalez ignited a run where Harvard won four of its last five matches, including a KRC regular-season title on Monday, by making lineup changes. Plus more notes on Woodstock's injuries, Huntley, McHenry and postseason assignments.
Harvard boys soccer won its second straight Kishwaukee River Conference regular season title on Monday after the Hornets defeated Johnsburg, 2-1, on the road. Plus more boys soccer, girls volleyball, girls tennis and boys and girls golf scores.
Jacobs beat Prairie Ridge for the first time since 2013, Marengo's Josh Holst racked up eight scores against Johnsburg, plus more Week 4 results and recaps from every game in the Northwest Herald area.