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Meyer Leads Area Medalists At State Track and Field

CHARLESTON -- The girls state track and field finals were held on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University. Read more »

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Pinckneyville Holds Off Waltonville/SV for Regional Title

DU QUOIN -- Pinckneyville beat Waltonville/Sesser-Valier 3-1 to win a 2A regional softball championship. Read More »

Trico Cruises to Regional Championship

CAMPBELL HILL -- The Trico Lady Pioneers beat Cobden 10-3 to win their own 1A softball regional championship. Read More »

Century Rolls to Baseball Regional Title

ULLIN -- The Century Centurions beat Egyptian 23-0 in five innings to win their own 1A baseball regional. Read More »

Anna-Jonesboro Captures Fairfield Track and Field Sectional Title

FAIRFIELD -- Fairfield high school hosted a class 1A boys track and field sectional on Friday. Read More »

Area Athletes Qualify for 2A State Finals

CHARLESTON -- Seven area athletes qualified for Saturday's finals at the Girls 2A State Track and Field meet. Read More »

Marion Beats Carbondale for Regional Title

CARBONDALE -- Marion held off Carbondale 3-2 to capture the Carbondale 2A Girls Soccer Regional championship. Read More »

NCOE Upsets Crab Orchard

ELKVILLE -- NCOE beat Crab Orchard 6-2 to advance to the Elverado Baseball Regional Championship. Read More »

Class 'A' Girls State Track Prelims

CHARLESTON-- Chester relay teams, Pinckneyville's Sophie Keith, and Christopher's Maddie Gossett are among the area eight headed to the Class A finals in state track. Read More »

Jerry Kill Headlines Morthland Football Fundraiser

MARION-- Morthland College hosted a fundraiser for their brand new football team, with Minnesota Coach Jerry Kill headlining the dinner. Read More »

Dongola, Century Softball Advance to 1A Regional Title Game

DONGOLA-- The host Lady Demons crushed Cairo 20-1 in five innings in a 1A regional semifinal. Century also shut out Egyptian 9-0 in the other regional semi. Read More »

Cahokia Runs Away With Triad Track and Field Sectional Title

TROY -- Triad high school hosted a 2A boys track and field sectional on Thursday. Read More »

Miners Rally Again for Win Over Rascals

MARION-- For the second straight night, the Southern Illinois Miners rally for a win against River City 4-3. Read More »

Miners' Introduce New Tradition, 4-D Metric

MARION-- The Southern Illinois Miners introduce an innovative hitting metric called 4-D to better evaluate their players. Read More »

Benton Baseball Advances To Regional Title Game

DU QUOIN -- Benton's baseball team faced ZRC at the Du Quoin regional on Wednesday. It rained for most of the contest. Read More »

Miners Win Home Opener Over Rascals

MARION-- The Southern Illinois Miners scored four runs in the sixth, to top River City in their home opener 7-4. Read More »

Harre Stepping Down After Incredible Run

NASHVILLE -- Following 15 incredibly successful seasons with the Nashville Hornettes, Wayne Harre has resigned as head basketball coach. Read More »

Marion, Carbondale Cruise Into Regional Finals

CARBONDALE -- Marion and Carbondale both won their 2A girls soccer regional semifinals 9-0 Tuesday. Read More »

DuQuoin Softball, Baseball Score Regional Wins

DUQUOIN-- The DuQuoin softball team won their regional opener over ZRC 4-1, while the Indians' baseball team beat Pinckneyville 8-5. Read More »

SIU Men's Track And Field Team Wins MVC Title

BLOOMINGTON -- It's been 23 years since the SIU men's track and field team won the MVC Outdoor Championships, but that all changed on Sunday. The Salukis captured the title, beating pre-meet favorite Wichita State. Read More »

Track And Field Takes Over Martin's Moments

WSIL -- Track and field was showcased in Martin's Moments this week. Read More »

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