Kaleigh Kuhlman and her family have sent medical supplies to Africa for the last five years. But it wasn't until her father, Joe, read a National Geographic article a year ago that the Quincy High School senior soccer player decided to do something extra. That's send soccer balls to children in Africa, too...
Eric Orne considered it a longshot to think the Illinois High School Association Board of Directors would back track entirely and eliminate the success factor being implemented for athletic programs from non-boundaried schools. But it doesn't hurt to try. "We want the IHSA to hear from us and feel like... More>>
With a runner on third base and the tying run at the plate in the bottom of the seventh, Brown County pitcher Becca Wegs got Triopia's Kelly Odanielle to fly out to left field to finish to finsh off a 9-7 victory Tuesday in Concord, Ill. The Hornets led 9-6 heading into the seventh... More>>
PAYSON, Ill. — The Payson Seymour baseball players believe everyone has a role, no matter where they are in the lineup. "We know our pitching is going to do their job all the time," the Indians' Tanner Stout said. "Then we feel comfortable with our batters. It might not be our three- or four-hole hitters doing their job... More>>
Trailing by a goal with 13 minutes to play in Monday's North Central Missouri game, the Hannibal girls soccer team finished with a flurry. The Lady Pirates scored three goals in the closing stretch to beat Kirksville 3-1 at Veterans Field in Hannibal, Mo. Bri Johnson scored an unassisted goal in the 67th minute... More>>
Jordan Sorrill's two-out single in the bottom of the seventh plated Olivia Voss with the winning run as the Unity softball team recovered to beat Payson Seymour 7-6 Monday night in Mendon, Ill. The Lady Indians erased a six-run deficit in the top of the seventh with Chekka Boewe's grand slam to tie the game highlighting the rally...
Ryan Kelly's squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning allowed the winning run to score as the Griggsville-Perry baseball team knocked off Pittsfield 4-3 Monday evening in Perry, Ill. Kendall Hannant led off the bottom half of the ninth with a single, and after Isaac Whitaker was intentionally walked, the Tornadoes' Mitchell Main...
Is there a new sheriff in town? Joey Gower wasted little time establishing himself as a bona fide threat to Tony Dunker's two-year stranglehold on the sport mod division at Quincy Raceways. Gower, making a return to the modifieds after an 18-year hiatus, won Sunday's sport mod feature... More>>
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Jack Baumann just expects he and the Hannibal boys golf team will win each tournament they play. Opponents have started to expect it as well. "We'll be on the first tee and we'll introduce... More>>
Andrew Eilers knew he could get a solid performance from the Quincy High School defense. In Saturday's Western Big 6 doubleheader against United Township, the Blue Devils' defense backed up Eilers in Game 1, but... More>>
Tyler Johnson wanted to be a hero for the John Wood Community College baseball team. In the bottom of the ninth inning, he got his chance. "It's pretty hard to not swing," Johnson said. "Everyone wants to be the... More>>
MACOMB, Ill. -- Nathan Knuffman never lost his confidence. That's because the Western Illinois University football coaching staff never lost its confidence in him. Last fall, Knuffman struggled at times in his... More>>
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