WRHL Sports http://www.wrhl.net/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2015-10-08T10:16:32Z Thursday Local Sports Thursday (At RTHS)  (Girls Volleyball) Varsity Ottawa     25 25Rchelle     18 20      (6-19-1), (1-4)**Rochelle: Emma Mehrings 10 digs, 7 kills, 4 service points    &nb... Jeff Leon 2015-10-08T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=192121 Cubs win Wild Card Game Jake Arrieta  tossed a four-hitter to lead the Cubs to a 4-0 win over the Pirates in the NL Wild Card game in Pittsburgh. In his first playoff start, Arrieta matched Kerry Wood's team postseason record with 11 strikeouts. The NL Cy Young candida... Jeff Leon 2015-10-08T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=192033 Blackhawks lose opener to the Rangers Derek Stepan's  tally capped a three-goal first period as the Rangers edged the defending champion Blackhawks, 3-2, in the season opener at the United Center. Oscar Lindberg and Kevin Klein also lit the lamp for New York, which lost to Tampa Bay... Jeff Leon 2015-10-08T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=192030 Bulls play 2nd preseason game in Colorado tonight The Bulls continue preseason play tonight against the Nuggets in Colorado. Chicago opened the exhibition season with a 105-95 win over the Bucks on Tuesday. Tonight's game is at 8:00. Jeff Leon 2015-10-08T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=192029 Wednesday Local Sports Wednesday  (Girls Golf) Oregon Class 1A Regional (Silver Ridge Golf Course) Top 3 Teams that qualified for the Peru St. Bede Class 1A Sectional on Monday(Spring Creek Golf Course in Spring Valley) 1) Byron: 375 (5th Regional Championship, 2nd... Jeff Leon 2015-10-07T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191990 RTHS Sports (Tuesday) Tuesday  (Boys Golf) Sterling Class 2A Regional (Emerald Hill Golf Course in Sterling) **Rochelle had 1 golfer qualify for the Freeport Class 2A Sectional next Monday at Park Hills Golf Course        &nb... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191845 Tuesday Local Sports Tuesday  (Boys Golf) Westminster Class 1A Regional (Golf Club of Illinois in Algonquin) Team Standings (Top 3 teams qualify for the Byron Class 1A Sectional next Monday at Prairie View Golf Course) 1) Aurora Christian: 3142) Byron: 338 &... Jeff Leon 2015-10-07T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191911 Cubs begin post season play tonight in Pittsburgh The Pittsburgh Pirates host the Chicago Cubs in the National League Wild Card Game tonight at PNC Park. The winner will advance to play the St. Louis Cardinals in the best-of-five NL Division Series starting Friday in St. Louis. The Cubs closed the r... Jeff Leon 2015-10-07T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191910 Bulls win 1st preseason game, Blackhawks open up the season tonight Jimmy Butler and Doug McDermott scored 23 points eachto lead the Chicago Bulls to a 105-95 victory over the MilwaukeeBucks on Tuesday night, making new coach Fred Hoiberg a winner inhis preseason debut. Bucks: Rashad Vaughn had a team-high 20 points... Jeff Leon 2015-10-07T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191907 Monday Local Sports Varsity (At Belvidere) Rochelle                  3 (4-8-3)Belvidere North        3**Game tied 2-2 at Half Time   &... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191775 Monday Local Sports Varsity (At Belvidere) Rochelle                  3 (4-8-3)Belvidere North        3**Game tied 2-2 at Half Time   &... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191753 Cubs ready for 1st playoff game tomorrow night Cubs ace Jake Arrieta is being honored for the second straight month. Arrieta has been named the NL Pitcher of the Month for September after also earning the honor in August. Arrieta was 4-and-0 with a MLB-best 0.45 ERA last month. The Cubs will cla... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191750 Bulls and Blackhawks return to action this week The Bulls open preseason play against the Bucks tonight at the United Center. The Fred Hoiberg era will begin without Derrick Rose, Taj Gibson, Mike Dunleavy, Pau Gasol and Kirk Hinrich, who will all miss the game. Tip-off is at 7:00. The Blackhawks... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191749 2 starters hurt in Bears' win on Sunday The Bears' first win of the season came at a cost. Center Will Montgomery suffered a fractured fibula in Sunday's victory over the Raiders. He will likely miss the rest of the season. Meanwhile, X-rays on Antrel Rolle's right ankle came back negativ... Jeff Leon 2015-10-06T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191748 Bears win first game of the season over the Raiders Robbie Gould's 49-yard field goal with two-seconds left lifted the Bears to a 22-20 win over the Raiders at Soldier Field. Sebastian Janikowski had given Oakland a 20-19 lead with 2:05 to play, but Chicago put together a 12-play, 48-yard drive to set... Jeff Leon 2015-10-05T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191597 Cubs ready for the playoffs with an 8-game winning streak Dan Haren allowed one run in six innings of work as the Cubs topped the Brewers 3-1 from Miller Park. Haren improved to 11-and-9 with Travis Wood notching his fourth save. Anthony Rizzo plated two runs as Chicago finishes the regular season at 97-and... Jeff Leon 2015-10-05T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191589 White Sox finish season 10 games under the .500 mark Daniel Norris allowed only one hit in five innings as the Tigers downed the White Sox 6-0 in the season finale for both teams in Chicago. Norris improved to 3-and-2 as Detroit finishes 2015 at 74-and-87. Tyler Collins drove in three runs, while J.D. ... Jeff Leon 2015-10-05T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191588 NIU loses MAC opener MT. PLEASANT, Mich. – Central Michigan took advantage of four Northern Illinois University turnovers, including three in the third quarter, to score 26 second-half points en route to a 29-19 Mid-American Conference victory over NIU at Kelly/Sho... Jeff Leon 2015-10-04T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191514 Saturday Local Sports Saturday (Helms Athletic Complex)  (Rochelle Junior Tackle Football) 8th Grade Game Rochelle      44 (7-1)Dixon          14**Rochelle: Will play for 3rd place next Sunday vs Morrison at 12:30pm... Jeff Leon 2015-10-04T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=191512 Bears look for 1st win of the season today against Oakland The Oakland Raiders are back in the midwest looking for another win as they face the Chicago Bears Sunday at Soldier Field today. Oakland, who is (2-1), held on for a 27-20 win over the Browns in Cleveland during Week Three giving them a second conse... 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