Lady Eagles prepare for hoops season

Mason Lucas, Sports Writer

October 12, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

While some love October because of the fall weather and Halloween, others love October for, well, basketball. The IVCC women's team will be back in action this month with hopes of kicking off another successful year. Last season,...

CTE threatens football’s future

Jacob Steinberg, Sports Columnist

October 12, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

Football, a sport that is so popular that it takes up our entire Sunday, may not be America’s Pastime, but it is the king of all sports in our country. The players who put on pads, spikes, and helmets stun us with their extremely...

Piercy leads IVCC golfers

Staff, Staff Writers

September 21, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

Eagles golfers have competed in four tournaments as of press time with IVCC sophomore Carter Piercy leading the team at each event. Piercy, an Ottawa High School graduate, has scored consistently in the upper 70s or low 80s...


Aaron Pellican, Assistant Sports Editor/Personality

August 31, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

As the IVCC men’s Golf team enters the brand new 2017 season, they look to blend some new faces into the formula and expand off of what was a successful 2016 season.  Coming off an impressive season, which culminated...

Volleyball team looks to bounce back

Griselda Chavez, Sports Writer

August 31, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, roster, Sports, standings

After a disappointing campaign last year, a few returning sophomores will look to lead the charge for the Eagles this year. In order for a team to be successful, leadership is mandatory. Sophomores Grace Honiotes, Emma Lohr-Fandel,...

Eagles improve after slow start

Tyler Towne and Aaron Pellican

April 27, 2017

Filed under Featured Sports, Sports

The midway point of the baseball season has arrived, and the IVCC Eagles are on their way back. After starting the year 0-9, the Eagles have crawled back to relevancy with a record of 10-16. Even with their slow start and struggle...

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