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Derek Bayne

Sports Director


Derek Bayne joined 13 WREX as the sports director in December of 2011. He grew up in the Chicago suburbs and moved back to Illinois after working several years in North Carolina. For any sports story ideas or tips, you can email

Forward Lukas Reichel netted a goal and an assist for the Rockford IceHogs in his return from the Chicago Blackhawks and forward Michael Teply added two assists, but the Chicago Wolves used a four-goal second period to propel them to a 5-3 win at BMO Harris Bank Center Monday afternoon. 

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With a lot of teams taking the night off ahead of MLK Jr. weekend tournaments, the high school basketball slate was a little lighter than normal, but we still had a full edition of Friday Night Nets.

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