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Guilford girls beat Auburn in volleyball opener

ROCKFORD -- The Guilford Vikings, which harbor hopes of winning the school’s first NIC-10 girls volleyball title since 2016, scored a straight-set win over Auburn Wednesday night to open the volleyball season. The Vikings have finished…

Blackhawks recall six players, send four to Rockford

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks announced Tuesday that they have reassigned forwards Reese Johnson and Mackenzie Entwistle and defensemen Nicolas Beaudin, Madison Bowey, Lucas Carlsson and Wyatt Kalynuk to their taxi squad. Forwards…

University of Northern Iowa wins WNIT Rockford Regional

ROCKFORD -- The University of Northern Iowa Panthers captured the WNIT Rockford Regional Championship Monday by knocking off the St. Louis University Billikens 58-50 at the UW Health Sports Factory. Unlike the high-scoring affairs in the…

Guilford opens football season with win over Belvidere

ROCKFORD – The Guilford Vikings rallied to beat Belvidere Friday night to start their abbreviated, six-game football season. Guilford rallied to send the game into overtime before picking up a touchdown for a 20-14 win. This is the…

Blackhawks send Brandon Pirri back to Rockford

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs announced today that they have received forward Brandon Pirri from the Blackhawks. Pirri, 29, has spent the the majority of the 2020-21 season on Chicago's taxi squad and has two goals and three points in…

East, Jefferson move to 2-0 in boys soccer

ROCKFORD -- The East E-Rabs won a key soccer showdown with Guilford on a cold Tuesday night to establish itself as a NIC-10 title contender. East got a goal from Julio Davila and Christian Hernandez recorded nine saves as the E-Rabs shut…

IceHogs to honor frontline workers this weekend

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs will take time this weekend to honor the frontline workers who have gone above and beyond to protect the local community during the COVID-19 pandemic. During pregame warmups on Friday, March 19 and…

Schedule set for WNIT Rockford Regional

ROCKFORD -- The schedule is set for the 2021 WNIT Rockford Regional that tips off Friday at the Health Sports Factory, 305 S. Madison St., downtown. Teams competing in Rockford are Bowling Green, Creighton, Dayton, DePaul, Drake,…