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Eagles tennis posts win

IV Leader, Staff Writers

April 27, 2017

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The Eagles downed Elgin 6-3 during an April 15 tennis match, which was held at Mendota High School. The Eagles got singles wins from No. 4 Krueger Kenne, No. 5 Nick Munson and No. 6 Tyler Doughty. Also, recording wins for...

Moskalewicz prepares for future success

Aaron Pellican, Sports Writer

April 6, 2017

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La Salle native and IVCC freshman Max Moskalewicz has never fallen short of dreaming big and keeping focus on what is ahead. Moskalewicz graduated from Trinity Catholic Academy in 2012 and graduated from St. Bede Academy in...

Basketball players earn recognition

IV Leader, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, featured-athlete, roster, Sports, standings

Illinois Valley Community College men’s basketball sophomore Rickey Calvin has been named to the All-Region IV, District 3 second team, all-region tournament team and second team All-Arrowhead Conference, head coach Chris Herman...

Softball starts season on winning note

IV Leader, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

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The Eagles softball team has started the season with a 7-5 record as of press time. The Eagles got off to a 4-2 start with six games in Clermont, Fla., March 17-19. Since returning home, the teams have split 3-3 with a win...

Finding passion on the court

Tyler Towne, Sports writer

March 9, 2017

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Most kids who play basketball beyond their high school years likely fell in love with the game at a very young age. Isaiah Tubbs is an exception. “I didn’t fall in love with basketball until about eighth grade,” Tubbs...

Athlete Spotlight

January 26, 2017

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Athlete Spotlight: Julia Pohar Sport: Basketball Position: Point Guard Year: Freshman TT: When did you start playing basketball? JP: My fifth grade year. TT: When it comes to basketball, who do you look up to? JP: Kyrie Irving, I’...

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