The Importance of Sports in America

Ben Donner, IV Leader Staff

September 17, 2020

Sports can be a big influence on this country by simply being something society can all come together to watch or play. Baseball is called “America’s pastime” for a reason. It is not to me personally, yet it still brings...

COVID-19 Cancels All Sports

Spencer Marquez, IV Leader Staff

April 10, 2020

The NCAA canceled the remaining games of the winter sports season March 12, leading to the National Junior College Athletic Association taking the same precautions. IVCC athletes and teams have had their seasons canceled due to...

Eagles Golfers Get Off to Strong Start

IV Leader Staff

September 19, 2019

Eagles golfers play their only home tournament of the fall season Sept. 19- 20, where they hope to continue their strong showing at recent tournaments on their home turf. The Eagles golf beginning at 12:30 p.m. Frid...

Strong Season Expected for Volleyball Team

Riley Johnson, IV Leader Staff

August 29, 2019

Great things are coming this season from the IVCC women’s volleyball team. "We have goals for this season and want to make it as far in post season as possible,” said coach Erin Polte. “I want my team to be better than what they started.” Polte ...

Watch live

Staff, Staff Writers

November 2, 2017

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...

Athlete Spotlight

January 26, 2017

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’...

Eagles start season with eight-game win streak

Michael Westerman, IV Leader Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2016

IVCC softball has caught fire around campus as the Eagles won their last 8 after returning from their Florida tournament. The Eagles have been blowing out their competition in large part of their offense which has been on a hitting...

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