It was another successful week for athletes from Illinois at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio, as our participants hit the medal stand in six different events.
In the face of a budget crunch, Charleston High School made a difficult decision: cutting transportation funding for their athletic programs.
For some students, college is simply four years that leads to the next part of life; others enjoy it so much, however, that asking them about even one bygone year can be unpleasant.
Eastern Illinois University runner Riley McInerney recently had an incredibly successful season, posting one of the best individual cross country seasons in over 10 years.
It was the fifth inning of the Big East championship game, and the Butler University (BU) women's softball team, who was trying to win its first-ever conference championship game, had fallen into a steep 6-0 hole to St. John's.
A crafty, left-handed pitcher is among the hottest commodities in all of softball -- someone to effectively complement the usual trend of right-handed, power throwers.