Happy bronze medal anniversary Kenny Gould
Rockford Auburn graduate and current UPS employee Kenny Gould is celebrating the 30th anniversary of his Bronze Medal in boxing at the Seoul Summer Games.
Lutheran top seed in both summer hoops leagues
The boys and girls basketball summer leagues wrap up this week with Lutheran earning the top seeds in both championship tournaments.
Once undrafted, Van Vleet now one of top 20 free agents
It's going to be a big couple of weeks for Rockford Auburn graduate Fred Van Vleet.
Where does Justify rank among Triple Crown winners?
Justify dominated the 150th Belmont Stakes today, becoming the 13th racehorse to win the Triple Crown.
New ‘A League of Their Own’ writing team coming to Rockford
We're less than a week away from the 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Rockford Peaches and the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League and the event is attracting notice from Hollywood.
Soccer first – NIC-10 girls race ends in three-way tie
Freeport, Boylan and Guilford wrapped up the NIC-10 soccer season each at 8-1. There have been several shared titles through the years. This marks the first time that three teams staked a claim.
Women’s pro baseball pioneer added to Peaches celebration
ROCKFORD - Ila Borders, the first woman to pitch in an integrated men's professional baseball league, will be in Rockford as part of the May 30th celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Rockford Peaches and the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.
Van Vleet gets first NBA start in biggest moment
CLEVELAND - Down 2-0 to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA playoffs, Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey turned to Fred Van Vleet in his team's darkest hour.
Belvidere North dominates NIC-10 girls track meet
ROCKFORD - The Belvidere North Blue Thunder girls track team turned in the most dominating conference meet performance in the NIC-10 in the past 20 years.
‘Marla Hooch’ actress first to commit to Peaches 75th anniversary celebration
ROCKFORD - Megan Cavanagh, the actress who played Marla Hooch in the classic movie A League of Their Own, is the first celebrity who has committed to coming to Rockford for the city's celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Rockford Peaches.