Thursday Volleyball

By Gary Scott on October 15, 2021 at 6:40am

Greenfield Northwestern put away North Greene at home in Palmyra last night 25-11, 25-19.             Elsewhere, Triopia stopped Beardstown in two sets, South County downed Carrollton at Franklin in three sets, West Central fell to Rushville Industry, New Berlin was tripped by Pleasant Plains 25-12, 25-14, Pleasant Hill was rolled by Brown County, and Pittsfield […]

Friday Football

By Gary Scott on October 15, 2021 at 6:30am

Jacksonville heads out on the road tonight, as does Routt Catholic for Friday night football.             JHS is at Decatur Eisenhower. Game time is slated for 7, and the pregame show starts at 6:30 on WLDS.             Routt is in Winchester to play West Central at 7 tonight. The preqame show begins at 6:40.             […]

Thursday Sports

By Gary Scott on October 14, 2021 at 6:33am

Brown County rolled West Hancock on the volleyball court in two sets last night.             Tonight, we are in Palmyra, where Greenfield Northwestern plays North Greene. The pregame show starts about 7:10 on WEAI.             Elsewhere, Triopia hosts Beardstown, South County hosts Carrollton at Franklin, West Central travels to Rushville Industry, New Berlin plays at […]

North Greene Cancels Varsity Football Game This Week Citing Injuries, Player Discipline

By Benjamin Cox on October 13, 2021 at 5:46pm

North Greene High School won’t be fielding a varsity football team this week. According to an announcement from the North Greene Athletic Department, injuries and players under team discipline have caused them to cancel their game against Camp Point Central this Saturday. The Athletic Department says that due to the remaining roster being filled with […]

Wednesday Sports

By Gary Scott on October 13, 2021 at 6:46am

JHS dropped Decatur Eisenhower in volleyball 25-16, 25-7.             Routt dumped South County in volleyball 25-15, 25-23.             Elsewhere, New Berlin stopped Riverton in two sets, Pleasant Plains dropped Mt Pulaski in two sets, North Greene lost to Beardstown in White Hall in three sets, West Central held off Pleasant Hill, Greenfield Northwestern downed Carrollton, […]

Several Teams Drop Out of AP Coaches Football Poll as Playoff Picture Takes Shape

By Benjamin Cox on October 12, 2021 at 9:52pm

Several teams who have been on the AP Top 10 Coaches Football Poll have dropped off completely as the playoff picture takes shape and the final two weeks of the regular season are left. The Central State 8 returns just two teams to the poll this week. Rochester (6-1) retains its #1 rank in Class […]

Friday Sports

By Gary Scott on October 8, 2021 at 6:46am

The football weekend for high school action started early last night.             Triopia rolled over Routt in the annual rivalry game 42-0.             The schedule for football tonight has Jacksonville at home with Springfield High. WLDS will carry the game live, starting with the pregame show about 6:30.             On WEAI, we head south again, […]

Wednesday Results

By Benjamin Cox on October 7, 2021 at 5:21am

Last night, Triopia fell to Greenfield-Northwestern in volleyball 25-15, 25-14. Elsewhere in volleyball, Routt dropped Beardstown, PORTA A/C stopped North Mac, and Auburn beat New Berlin. In boys’ soccer, Beardstown shut out Olympia 10-0, and North Mac slipped by Lutheran 1-0. Illinois College women’s soccer lost at home last night to Hannibal-LaGrange University 3-1. A […]

Little Movement in AP Coaches Poll Ahead of Week 7 Football

By Benjamin Cox on October 6, 2021 at 8:40am

Few teams saw any movement up or down in the AP High School Football Coaches Poll this week. In the Central State 8, Chatham-Glenwood (5-1) remains on the outside looking in as an honorable mention in the Class 6A poll this week. They beat Southeast 48-14 last week. They stay home to face #1 Class […]

Tuesday Results

By Benjamin Cox on October 6, 2021 at 5:54am

Routt rolled North Greene in WIVC Conference volleyball last night 25-14, 25-21. Elsewhere in volleyball, JHS lost to Springfield High, Triopia was beaten by Carrollton, South County defeated New Berlin, GNW lost to Brown County, Pittsfield tripped Payson-Seymour, Pleasant Hill lost to Brussels, and Beardstown was beaten by Camp Point. Cornell defeated the Illinois College […]