HANNIBAL, Mo. — When either Hannibal quarterback Jerry McBride and running back Shamar Griffith break a big run for a touchdown, Chris Smith and the rest of the offensive linemen won't be caught celebrating. They'll be looking to finish off what they started. "First thing you want to do is get down field and try to block for him (McBride), just in case there's anybody coming up on him," said Smith, a senior offensive lineman... More>>
QHS running back Devan Smith used six carries to rush 114 yards and two touchdowns as the Blue Devils knocked off United Township 55-12. More>>
QU look to improve to 3-2 with a victory over William Jewell, who got its first win of the season last week in a victory over Missouri S&T. More>>
After going down by two touchdowns, Unity-Payson rallied to defeat Triopia 47-36. The Mustangs are now playoff eligible with a 5-2 record. More>>
With a lead and Macomb threatening, Quincy Notre Dame's Landon Peters made a game-saving interception to lock up the win for the now playoff eligible Raiders. More>>
The Quincy High School girl's golf team has had two impressive showings recently at the Peoria Richwoods Invitational and a victory against QND. With this momentum, the team believes it has a shot to upset Rock Island Alleman at the WB6 Conference tournament. More>>
MEXICO, Mo. -- Todd Cripe may not have said he shed a tear or two Friday night, but it is hard to think he did not. Everyone else associated with the North Shelby football program did. More>>
The experience of the Quincy University men's basketball players is going to need to be an asset the first month of the season. More>>
CARTHAGE, Ill. — As Illini West football coach Lyle Klein walked off the practice field Wednesday, his assistant coaches asked how he was feeling about things. He did not know what they meant. "I was like, ‘We have a big task at hand this week. We have to win this game,'" Klein said... More>>
The Hannibal boys soccer team was seconds away from earning a North Central Missouri Conference tie. Instead, Mexico made one final shot count. The Bulldogs scored with 24 seconds remaining in overtime to earn a 1-0 victory Thursday night at Veteran's Field in Hannibal, Mo... More>>
Dana Flanagan is in postseason form, and that bodes well for the Highland softball team's chances of making an extended playoff run. The senior right-handed pitcher struck out 12 and allowed just two hits as the top-seeded Lady Cougars knocked off fourth-seeded Clark County 9-1 in Thursday's Class 2 District 12 semifinals in Kahoka, Mo... More>>
QUINCY — Jake Buchanan happened to be sitting on the patio behind his house on the eastern edge of Quincy's city limits when he heard a clamor coming over the trees. "I had to wonder if I was going to have something land in my backyard," he said. The rope of geese headed toward the Mississippi River was flying so low Buchanan could hear the wings flapping... More>>
Favorable conditions led to a quality harvest over the first four days of the Illinois deer archery season. According to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Illinois hunters harvested 5,140 deer, a significant uptick from the start of the 2014 season when 3,106 deer were taken over the same four-day period... More>>
The Quincy Notre Dame senior forward took a pass from senior midfielder Aubrey Reis and slotted a low shot past Quincy High School goalkeeper Eric Lubbert with 1 minute, 34 seconds remaining in the first half. It was the only goal needed in the Raiders' 1-0 victory over the Blue Devils on Wednesday night at Advance Physical Therapy Field. More>>
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