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Miners Beat Florence

MARION -- The Miners opened up their series with Florence with a 9-3 win Sunday. Read more »

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Record Turnout for Jeg's Door Car Shootout

BENTON-- The three-day Jeg's Door Car Shootout has seen a record turnout at the I-57 Drag Strip. Read More »

Miners Tame Wild Things

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners beat the Washington Wild Things 9-6 Saturday. Read More »

Miners Honor Pinto But Fall To Wild Things

MARION -- Southern Illinois Manager Mike Pinto was honored before game against Washington Wild Things. Read More »

Murphysboro Finishes In 2nd Place At 5th Divison Senior Legion Tourney

NEW BADEN -- Murphysboro's legion baseball team finished in second place at the 5th Division Senior Legion Baseball Tournament. Read More »

Fetcho To Be Named SIU Men's Golf Coach

WSIL -- Eldorado native and Illinois assistant golf coach, Justin Fetcho will be named the new SIU men's golf head coach. Read More »

Miners Draw First Blood

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners opened their showdown with division leading Washington by beating the Wild Things 4-2 Thursday. Read More »

Chamness Up for National Scholarship

BENTON -- Benton baseball player Dillan Chamness is one of four finalists for the New Balance Game Changer national scholarship. Read More »

Murphysboro Advances Past Herrin In 5th Division Legion Tourney

NEW BADEN -- Murphysboro faced Herrin in the 5th Division Senior Legion Baseball Tournament on Thursday night. Read More »

Miners Can't Complete Sweep

MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners could not complete a three-game sweep of Gateway, as the Grizzlies rallied to win 8-4 Wednesday night. Read More »

From Tee to Green Week 8

CARBONDALE-- On this week's edition of From Tee to Green, Kelly Burke and Diane Daugherty discuss the two types of rough shots and how to hit safely out of them. Read More »

Burke's Blasts Lead Miners Past Gateway

MARION -- Chris Burke homered twice and drove in four to lead the Miners to a 6-0 win over the Gateway Grizzlies. Read More »

Murphysboro, Herrin Advance In 5th Division Legion Tourney

NEW BADEN -- It was a tough start to the Fifth Division senior American Legion baseball tournament on Monday for our three area squads. Read More »

Miners Open Nine Game Homestand With Win

MARION-- The Southern Illinois Miners rallied in the eighth inning to top the Gateway Grizzlies in their series opener 4-1. Read More »

Nagel Finishes 3rd At Nationals

SPARTA -- The 2014 Scholastic Clay Target Program American Team National Championships wrapped up competition in Sparta on Saturday. Trico's Haley Nagel took third place nationally in trap shooting with a score of 183 in the Intermediate Advanced division. Her Pioneers squad ended up 16th overall. Read More »

GEO Wraps Up With Criterium Race

CARTERVILLE-- The three stage Greater Egyptian Omnium wrapped up with the Continental Tire Criterium at John A. Logan college. Read More »

Unilli Monster Tour Series

BUNCOMBE -- The Unilli Monster Tour Series made a stop in southern Illinois Saturday night. Read More »

Benton Anglers Finish in 2nd Place

TENNESSEE -- Benton anglers' Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney have fished together since the sixth grade. Read More »

Benton Fishermen Make Bassmaster High School Finals

WSIL -- The Benton duo of Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney earned a spot in Saturday's finals of the Inaugural Bassmaster High School Championship. Richardson and McKinney will receive a $500 scholarship each for making the finals. Read More »

Trico Enjoying Competing In Nationals

SPARTA -- The 2014 SCTP American Team National Championships were in full swing on Friday at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Illinois. Four area teams are competing in the event, including the Trico Pioneers. Read More »

Benton Duo Leading Bassmaster High School

WSIL -- Benton's Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney own the lead at the halfway point of the Inaugural Bassmaster High School Championship. Read More »

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