Monday Sports

By Gary Scott on May 21 at 6:25am

Carrollton attempts to finish its softball regional today. North Greene plays Griggsville Perry at 4:30 this afternoon. Jacksonville opens its post season for both softball and baseball action on Wednesday Read More

New Men’s Assistant Coach at IC

By Gary Scott on May 18 at 12:30pm

The incoming Illinois College men’s basketball coach has made his first assistant coach hire. Steve Schweer takes over as IC’s new men’s head basketball coach June 1st. His assistant coach Read More

Routt and Lutheran FB Co-Op Gets Final Local Approval

By Gary Scott on May 15 at 1:38pm

A football co-op arrangement between Routt and Springfield Lutheran passed its last local hurdle yesterday. Members of the Western Illinois Valley Conference schools formally approved the co-op, according to Routt Read More

Jacksonville Night At Busch Stadium, Cards vs. Cubs, Today at 1:15pm

By Anthony Engle on May 5 at 2:00am

The Saint Louis Cardinals welcome not only the Chicago Cubs for their series this weekend, they also will play host to the Jacksonville community for a game today at 1:15pm. Read More

Routt Co-op with Lutheran Approved in a 2nd Vote

By Gary Scott on May 2 at 3:03pm

A second vote has resurrected the hope that Routt might have a co-op football team this fall. Members of the Western Illinois Valley Conference schools met today and voted to Read More

Illinois College hires Steve Schweer as Blueboys Basketball head coach

By Anthony Engle on April 25 at 1:46pm

The Illinois College Blueboys Basketball team will look to continue the rich history of success and determination the team has been known to emulate for the past 60 years. Illinois Read More

Routt-Lutheran FB co-op Fails Conference Approval

By Gary Scott on April 11 at 1:45pm

A proposed sports co-op between Routt and Lutheran is kaput. The proposal was voted down this morning by football coaches and athletic directors in the Western Illinois Valley Conference. Routt Read More

Routt football to Co-Op with Springfield Lutheran

By David Coy on March 3 at 9:22am

Jacksonville Routt and Springfield Lutheran have approved a Football Co-Op, effective for the 2018 season. According to reports, the team will play as the Routt Rockets and remain in the Read More

Jacksonville Night heads to Busch Stadium on May 5th

By David Coy on March 1 at 9:33am

Baseball is just around the corner! Fans are already starting to get into the 2018 regular season spirit by enjoying many spring training games. One way you can get more Read More

Mia Perry in Hall of Fame

By Gary Scott on February 28 at 7:01am

A Jacksonville High School graduate has been inducted into a college hall of fame. Mia Perry was named to the Parkland College Hall of Fame this past weekend for her Read More