Woodcock Early Success for SIUE Baseball

By Gary Scott on September 30 at 11:42am

Jacksonville High School’s Dustin Woodcock has just finished a successful fall campaign for the Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville baseball team. Woodcock has been patrolling right field for the Cougars, Read More

IC soccer defender, goalkeeper get MWC honors

By Jim McCabe on September 30 at 9:11am

Two Illinois College players on the men’s soccer teams have been named the Midwest Conference’s Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week. Sophomore defender Jordan Blair and junior goalkeeper Scott Read More

IC QB a semfinalist for award

By Jim McCabe on September 29 at 2:38pm

Illinois College’s starting quarterback has been named a semifinalist for the 2014 William V. Campbell Trophy. Michael Bates, along with two other Midwest Conference players- Grinnell College linebacker David Ternes Read More

Waverly-Franklin select mascot name for co-op

By Ryne Turke on September 27 at 8:23am


Beginning next school year, the boys’ basketball team and cheerleading program will be known as the Southeast County Vipers. To determine the mascot name, students at both Franklin and Waverly Read More

Jokisch making the start tomorrow

By Jim McCabe on September 25 at 9:48am


Virginia High School graduate Eric Jokisch will be making his first Major League start for the Chicago Cubs this weekend. Jokisch, who was called up earlier this month and made Read More

Listen Online to JHS Football

By Rob Thomas on September 19 at 5:19pm

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JHS Crimsons at Springfield

IC football, futbol players recognized for last week’s performances

By Jim McCabe on September 16 at 10:49am

Illinois College quarterback Michael Bates earned his second straight Midwest Conference Offensive Player of the Week award. Bates went 42-for-73 for 535 yards with six touchdowns and no interceptions and Read More

JHS grad set to play for Washington Generals

By Ryne Turke on September 12 at 2:19pm

Picture courtesy of Lincoln Land Community College

A 2012 graduate of Jacksonville High School is continuing his basketball career after receiving a pro contract from the Washington Generals. Blake Burgess will suit up for the team recognized Read More

Jokisch does well in first Cubs appearance

By Jim McCabe on September 8 at 9:32am

Virginia native Eric Jokisch made his major league debut Sunday afternoon pitching for the Chicago Cubs. Jokisch relieved Travis Wood in the second inning and allowed just one run and Read More

Football matches to be made up Saturday

By Gary Scott on September 6 at 7:36am

Lightning stops many football games in the area, including two planned games on WEAI. JHS and Southeast were 0-0 at 3:44 mark in first quarter. Southeast was driving at the JHS Read More