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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...

Basketball Roundup

IV Leader, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports, standings

The Lady Eagles’ bid for a trip to the National Junior College Athletic Association National Tournament in Arkansas ended just short. The Eagles lost the Region IV Championship to Moraine Valley 92-72 on March 11 at Waubonsee. The...

Finding passion on the court

Tyler Towne, Sports writer

March 9, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, featured-athlete, Sports

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...

Basketball nears end of season stretch

Dakota Applebee, IV Leader Sports Writer

January 26, 2017

Filed under Sports

As the 2016-17 basketball season approaches its close, the IVCC Eagles and Lady Eagles hope to hold pace down the stretch. Both teams feature versatile high scoring offenses, but they have both been struggling to put up wins ...

Athlete Spotlight

January 26, 2017

Filed under featured-athlete

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’...

Lady Eagles end solid season

IV Leader Staff

March 30, 2014

Filed under Sports

The IVCC Lady Eagles season has ended with a 12- 16 clip including one regional win. The Eagles faced No. 1 seed Kishwaukee in the second round of the NJCAA Region IV Tournament and lost 83-47. Sophomores Jessica Jessen,...

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