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Serves up! IVCC Men’s Tennis is coming

Sports Staff, Staff Writers

February 15, 2018

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

The IVCC Men’s Tennis Team is coming off of a successful 2017 campaign, and the 2018 team is looking to find similar success with a much different lineup. Last year, the team boasted a solid group from top to bottom of the...

Longtime IVCC Superfan recognized

Tyler Towne, Sports Editor/Personality

February 15, 2018

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

IVCC celebrated John Ossola Night Feb. 6 when IVCC took on the Highland Community College Cougars. Ossola, an alumnus and former basketball player at LPO Junior College, has become an IVCC basketball super fan. He attends nearly...

XFL: Round 2 scheduled to start in 2020

Zach Kent, Sports Columnist

February 15, 2018

Filed under Featured Sports, Opinion, Sports

In 2001, the owner of the World Wrestling Entertainment, Vince McMahon, made the announcement that he would be starting his own football league that would separate itself from the already well-established NFL. The name of this...

Huebbe commit to EIU

Tyler Towne, Sports Editor/Personality

November 7, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

Sophomore standout Brady Huebbe has committed to Eastern Illinois University to continue his academic and athletic career. Huebbe is a right-handed pitcher who doubles as a shortstop this year for the Eagles. On the mound...

On the clock

Jacob Steinberg, Sports Columnist

November 2, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

Baseball, America’s pastime. Yet it has fallen out of favor with many Americans over the past 30 years. In 1985, football passed baseball as the top sport among Americans, 24 percent compared to 23 percent for baseball. Football...

Watch live

Staff, Staff Writers

November 2, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

If you’re a fan of IVCC basketball, but are not able to make it to games this year, there is good news! All home games for both the men and women will be broadcast live on YouTube. The Illinois Valley Sports Network will...

Season rewind on the links

Aaron Pellican, Assistant Sports Editor/Personality

November 2, 2017

Filed under featured-athlete, Sports

Coming into this year, Coach Jim Lukosos had plenty to be excited about. He had an exciting blend of freshmen and sophmores all with a lot under their belts heading into their season. The season did not pan out exactly as planned...

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