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Monday, December 27, 2010

Harnish MAC Male Athlete of the Week

DEKALB, Ill. – Northern Illinois University quarterback Chandler Harnish can add Mid-American Conference Male Scholar Athlete of the Week to his list of accolades in 2010.

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Brian Urlacher coming to CherryVale Mall Tuesday

ROCKFORD (WREX) - Tickets are on sale now for an autograph session with Chicago Bears Linebacker Brian Urlacher.

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Saturday, December 25, 2010

• Harlem Globetrotters Dec 31st

From the Rockford MetroCentre - The Scoop

Harlem Globetrotters Family Four Pack starting at only $66!

A savings of $20!

In celebration of the legendary Harlem Globetrotters 85th consecutive season, you can purchase a Family 4 Pack of tickets and save $20! Family 4 Packs start at just $66!*

Don't miss your chance to witness the incredible 4 point shot for yourself when the Harlem Globetrotters 2011 World Tour stops at the Rockford MetroCentre January 9 at 2:00PM!

Family 4 Pack Offer

Offer valid: Now until Friday, December 31, 10PM
Password: FAMILY
Use the following link to purchase:,2725,1q,k1et,5rzf,kdj4,3t0c&MLM_MID=102461&MLM_UNIQUEID=e81802b59c

*Offer applies to select seats. Additional fees and charges may apply.

Rockford MetroCentre  |  300 Elm Street, Rockford IL 61101  |  (815) 968-5600

• IceHog December 26th family special

From a Rockford IceHogs press release...

On the day after Christmas your IceHogs give to you...

A night of fun with the family, at a great price, too!

Sunday, December 26
IceHogs vs. Milwaukee
Puck Drop: 7:05PM

Family 4 Packs Available! 4 Tickets, 4 Sodas, AND 4 Hot Dogs for just $49!

• Athlete of the Week: East's Alonte Holliday

ROCKFORD (WREX) – The East boy's basketball team has already surpassed their win total from a season ago, both overall and in NIC-10 play.

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• Leddy, Morin make U.S. junior team

Rochester, NY- USA Hockey announced its 22-player roster for the upcoming International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship and IceHogs winger ...

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Monday, December 13, 2010

• NIU hires new head football coach

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) -- Northern Illinois says it has hired Wisconsin defensive coordinator Dave Doeren as its new head football coach.

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• Rockford IceHogs News!

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'Tis the season for IceHogs Hockey!

The source for all your fan fare!

Special holiday shopping hours: OPEN 5-7pm M-F until December 23

Men's - Women's - Youth
T-shirts - Caps - Novelties - Jerseys - Hats - And MORE!

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Sunday, December 12, 2010

• Huskies Fall to No. 24 DePaul

CHICAGO - Sophomore Kim Davis scored a career-high 18 points, as the
Northern Illinois women's basketball team fell 72-52 to No. 24 DePaul,
Saturday at McGrath Arena.

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• Take a Rockford Forester survey and win some great prizes!

Here's a message from Joe Stefani, President/Majority Owner of the
Rockford Foresters Baseball Team...

Take our survey and win some great prizes!

The Rockford Foresters want your opinion! The team is currently
conducting a nine question survey on the 2010 season and what fans
want in 2011. By taking the survey below by clicking on the link, you
will be entered to win one of the following prizes:

Grand Prize: 50-person Miller Lite Party Deck (food and beverage not
1st Runner Up (4 prizes total): 20-person Pepsi Party Deck (food and
beverage not included)
2nd Runner Up (10 prizes total): 4-pack of tickets to Opening Night 2011

The survey is limited to the first 100 entries. After 100 entries,
the survey will be cut off.

To take the survey, click

Thank you in advance for making the Rockford Foresters a better
baseball team for you the fans.

Joe Stefani
President/Majority Owner
Rockford Foresters Baseball Team

Saturday, December 11, 2010

• Area coed cheerleading squads to compete Dec. 16 at BNHS

BELVIDERE – Belvidere North High School is hosting the first ever Blue Thunder Coed Challenge cheerleading competition Dec. 16 at the school, 9393 Beloit Road.

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• Edwards leads Hononegah past Boylan, 71-49

ROCKTON (WREX) - Brea Edwards scored 27 points in her first game against the school she spent three years at, and Hononegah rolled past Boylan...

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Sunday, December 5, 2010

• Fighting Illini to Face Baylor in Texas Bowl

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - University of Illinois officials announced Sunday that they have accepted an invitation to the Texas Bowl, pitting the Fighting Illini against the Baylor Bears of the Big 12 Conference on Dec. 29 at 5 p.m. CT on ESPN.

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• IceHogs Top Aeros 2-1

Houston, Tex.-Another solid goaltending performance by the Rockford IceHogs was turned in by Alec Richards and the club didn't waste his 38 save effort.

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• MetroCentre - Arenacross On-Sale Today

Rockford MetroCentre - The Scoop

Rockford MetroCentre
April 1-3

First time back in Rockford since 2007! The Supercross stars of tomorrow can be found today in Arenacross.  As the official feeder system for Supercross, Arenacross attracts the best up-and-coming riders in the world, all set to prove that they can make it to the top tier of the sport.  Staged in intimate arena settings, Arenacross tracks are among the tightest in the world, filled with difficult challenges, amazing airtime, intense speed, and all the close-contact racing you?d expect from these hungry superstars-in-waiting.

Tickets go on-sale today at 10AM!

Use the following link to get tickets now:

Rockford MetroCentre  |  300 Elm Street, Rockford IL 61101  |  (815) 968-5600

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