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Date set for Huskie Family Fun Day and Movie Night

Posted: Saturday, Aug 1st, 2015
DEKALB -- Huskie fans of all ages are invited to join Northern Illinois University student-athletes and staff at the Huskie Family Fun Day and Movie Night on Sunday, August 9th from 4-8 p.m. at the Chessick Practice Center and Huskie Stadium.
The free event features activity stations for the kids run by NIU student-athletes and tours of the new
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Rochelle Area Track Club finishes successful season

Posted: Saturday, Aug 1st, 2015
ROCHELLE -- By Rochelle Area Track Club coach John Dobbs' standards, this summer was a remarkable victory of a season for the RATC program.
"I measure success with kids having fun as they're learning and being active, getting out and doing something beats sitting on the couch," Dobbs said. "Our numbers were really good this year, they're the best we've
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County fair horse shows more than fun and games

Posted: Saturday, Aug 1st, 2015
OREGON -- Amanda Headon led Misty the horse into the arena at the Ogle County Fair on a cloudless Thursday afternoon. Headon was decked out like a Subway worker while a coat Misty wore declared this duo promoters of "Subhay," and "$5 hooflongs."
But don't let the comical nature of this sight fool you. Participating in horse shows is equal
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10-11 All-Stars season ends after nice tournament run

Posted: Thursday, Jul 30th, 2015
LASALLE -- The Rochelle Little League 10-11 All-Star team hadn't been in this position many times before. A 15-6 Tuesday loss to Streator in the sectional tournament ended Rochelle's season one step short of state. Several players embraced each other, some stared off blankly into the distance; one wept softly as he leaned against the fence and prayed.
But Rochelle
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Rochelle Rampage wraps up season with tourney win

Posted: Thursday, Jul 30th, 2015
The 11u Rochelle Rampage recently wrapped up the 2015 baseball season with an overall record of 32-10-1. The squad finished in first place in the Kane County Bronco League Silver Central Division with an undefeated KCBL record of 17-0-1. Pictured: (front) Ethan Albers, Mark Dubek, Braden Alfano, Owen Angell, Nate Burdin; (middle) Eric Briseno, Nate Lovett, Mark Hopkins, Tim
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11-12 All-Stars stay alive in sectional

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
LASALLE -- Thanks to some timely hitting Monday, Rochelle defeated Moline National for the second time in three days to earn a rematch with Streator.
Monday's game saw Rochelle take a 9-1 lead before Moline stormed back in the fourth inning to make the score 9-7. Rochelle's lead was 10-9 to begin the sixth and final frame.
That's when Rochelle's
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Harvey named RTHS wrestling coach

Modified: Saturday, Jul 25th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Rich Harvey is a busy man these days. He already owns the titles of Rochelle Township High School assistant principal and assistant coach on the Hub football team.
And now he can add head coach of the wrestling team to the list of hats he wears at RTHS.
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Young Hubs begin work for new football season

Posted: Saturday, Jul 25th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- It was just more than nine months ago that Kaneland High School put an end to the Rochelle Township High School's disappointing 3-6 season.
Now the Hubs are back with a chance to put last year's frustrating past behind them.
Putting away the memory won't be too hard, as many of Rochelle's current players weren't even on the
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Villalobos wins tournament

Posted: Thursday, Jul 23rd, 2015
KALAMAZO, Mich. -- Eddie Villalobos hasn't even officially started high school and he's already making quite the name for himself in Hub wrestling.
The soon-to-be freshman at Rochelle Township High School added another tournament victory to his résumé over the weekend, taking the crown in the Grand River Rumble Open's middle school 130 division.
Villalobos won the 18-man individual tournament
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Record Breakers

Posted: Thursday, Jul 23rd, 2015
Two Rochelle Rays swimmers broke team records this season. Abby Wagner was the first to best a Rays mark during the team's July 9 meet at Genoa. Wagner's time of 38.88 seconds in the girls 13-14 year-old division was the best in the 50-yard breaststroke. At Rochelle's home meet on July 16, Ali Ohlinger beat the 8 and under 25-yard
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Summer wrestling work vital to Hubs' success

Posted: Thursday, Jul 23rd, 2015
ROCHELLE -- A small group gathered in the wrestling mat room at Rochelle Township High School. This wasn't a mandatory practice or team meeting. It was a voluntary chance for Hub wrestlers to scrimmage against their teammates. The nine Hubs that populated the mats battled the many distractions of summer to take advantage of the weekly opportunity.
Count Justin Hernandez
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Rays win season finale at home against Geneseo

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
ROCHELLE -- The Rochelle Rays wrapped up their summer season with a big win over Geneseo on Thursday at Spring Lake Pool.
Even Rays' coach Lauren Murphy got to join in on the fun in the pool.
"It's my last year that I was eligible so a lot of the kids were asking if I would swim," Murphy said. "So
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9-10 All-Star team looking to make run at state tournament

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
ROCHELLE -- The 9-10 year-old Rochelle All-Stars have a little time to think about what they've done and what they could do next.
What they've done is take an all-star tournament by storm, winning in dominant fashion behind a potent offense and a sound defense.
What they could do next with a couple wins is punch a ticket to the
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Rochelle Middle School basketball camp approaches

Posted: Sunday, Jul 19th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- The 2015 Rochelle Middle School Basketball Camp will be held at Lincoln School from August 3 through 7. It will take place from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. each day and the cost is $20 to participate.
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Ellis excelling at Illinois Valley Community College

Posted: Sunday, Jul 19th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Both on the field and off it, Tracy Ellis is loving college life.
The former Rochelle Township High School softball star is done with year one at Illinois Valley Community College, where she helped lead the Eagles to a 22-9 record and earned all-conference and all-region selections.
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Rochelle to Rio

Posted: Sunday, Jul 19th, 2015
AUBREY Headon slowly walked onto the track at Rochelle Township High School. She practices four times every week and with the sun beating down on her during a windless afternoon, this particular day would be the hottest.
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