Posted: 05/27/2013 - Samardzija (3-6) pitched the Cubs' first complete game shutout since Randy Wells shut out the Giants on Aug. 29, 2011. The last time Cubs shut out an opponent as a team came against the Rockies on Aug. 26, 2012.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - May 18th was the first night for the 2013 race season for Sycamore Speedway to host UMP Late Models, IRS Midgets and Modified Compacts. This will be the first of 4 events held at Sycamore Speedway this year. The IRS Midgets put on a great show with 20 of their racers battling it out every lap.
Posted: 05/19/2013 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Daniel Murphy hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning and the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday for their first series win at Wrigley Field since 2007.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - The Athletic Department at Highland Community College has been awarded the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Arrowhead Conference All-Sports Award.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - The Roscoe Rush will host their 2013 home games at Guilford's Swanson Stadium.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - The Rockford Icemen hand out their year end awards.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Dominant early, Stephen Strasburg fell apart after one of Ryan Zimmerman's two errors and wound up dropping his fifth consecutive decision, an 8-2 loss Saturday to the Chicago Cubs, whose starting pitcher, Edwin Jackson, worked into the sixth inning and hit a two-run double for good measure.
Posted: 05/10/2013 - Join the Rockford Aviators, presented by Pearson, at Backyard Grill & Bar in Loves Park for a meet & greet event Monday beginning at 6 p.m.
Posted: 05/10/2013 - With school athletics, summer leagues and athletic camps just around the bend, it’s a great time for students to get a pre-participation screening. These screenings help address any health issues or injuries that could be corrected during the summer months in preparation for the next sports season.
Posted: 05/09/2013 - Rockford Park District's Sportscore Two is offering a new Sand Volleyball 4's - High School league this summer for players under age 18.
Posted: 05/09/2013 - Rockford Park District's 2013 golf guide, Rockford Golfs!, is available free of charge at Park District Customer Service, golf courses, facilities, and viewable/downloadable online at www.rockfordgolfs.com.
Updated: 05/07/2013 - The Fighting Illini Caravan continues to move around the state of Illinois with a stop in Rockford on Wednesday, May 15.