RLC athletes earn 23 academic award nods

Rend Lake College has nominated 19 student athletes and four teams for their high academic achievement in the 2017-18 year. The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) will honor the students in upcoming weeks. Eight different Warrior teams had at least one athlete nominated for their prowess in the classroom. Student athletes earning a GPA…Read more…

WVC Salutes Student-Athletes Named NJCAA Academic All-American

Mike Carpenter, WVC Athletic Director, has announced that the Wabash Valley College Athletic Department received “good news” from the NJCAA on Monday, with 20 Warrior/Lady Warrior Student-Athletes being named “NJCAA Academic All-American.” The Warrior Baseball Team had a record 11 student-athletes on the team, while Softball player Emma Robinson was the sole 1st Team Academic…Read more…

CWC’s Northcott named to All-State baseball team

2018 2A All-State Team   Jimmy Allen SS Sr Timothy Christian Justin Beggs C Sr Williamsville Skylar Bolton C Sr Oakwood Jimmy DeAngelo P/1B Jr Hall Dalton Hoel SS Sr Tuscola Cody Jansen P/C/INF Sr Teutopolis Tyler Jarnagin SS/P Sr Herscher Eric Kremer P/1B Sr Teutopolis Eli List P So University of Chicago Lab Jayce…Read more…

CWCHS baseball team hold annual banquet

  Award winners: Easton Stewart – Defensive Award Travis Black –  All Conference Bryce Northcott – Offensive Award (.505 batting average) and All Conference Justin Lamp – Most Improved and All Conference  Read more…

NCOE’s Black signs softball letter with Rend Lake

Ally Black, center, a hard-throwing hurler out of Norris City-Omaha-Enfield High School signed Monday to play for the Rend Lake College Warriors. Black was joined by her parents, Alisha Black, left, and Paul Black, right. Lady Warrior Head Coach Dave Ellingsworth, back left, and Assistant Coach Emily Jenkins, back right, were on hand to welcome…Read more…

NCOE bowling standout signs at SIC

Surrounded by her family and coaches, Elizabeth Davis of Norris City, center, officially becomes a member of Southeastern Illinois College’s very first USBC Collegiate bowling team. Seated, l-r, are brother Joseph Davis, parents Donnie Davis and Jo Ellen Davis, and uncle Tom Weir. Standing, l-r, are SIC assistant coach Barry McDermott, Harrisburg High School coach…Read more…

OCC Summer Little League Camps

Olney Central College Baseball is hosting Summer Little League Camps for youth ages 6-13. Session I will meet June 4-6 and June 18-20, with rain dates of June 7 and 21. Session II will be offered July 16-18 and 23-25, with rain dates of July 19 and 26, respectively. All camps will meet from 9…Read more…

SIC forms coed bowling team

For the first time in its history, Southeastern Illinois College will compete in varsity levelbowling, with its official season beginning Aug. 13. Head bowling coach Archie Blair announced today that Southeastern will join the U.S. Bowling Congress (USBC) in the fall to provide competitive bowling opportunities for students. The USBC officially began Jan. 1, 2005,…Read more…

SIC Announces Winners of First Indoor Archery League

Southeastern Illinois College’s archery program held its first indoor archery league this spring at the Indoor Archery Center on the Harrisburg campus. This league was open to men and women of all classes. A handicap system was used to ensure fairness among all classes and ages. Archers shot twice a week for eight weeks. This…Read more…

Sharp places 1st at ASA Pro/Am

Jalyn Sharp, daughter of Jim & Sheri Sharp of Norris City, traveled to Augusta Georgia for the ASA Archery Pro/Am Tournament this past weekend. Jalyn came home with a First Place Finish in the High School Open Female Class. It was a two day tournament. The first day, on the known yardage day she had…Read more…

NCOE Golf Scramble to honor Frank Blackman May 5th

The annual NCOE golf scramble will be held again this year at the Carmi County Club on the morning of May 5th. The scramble will begin at 8:00 a.m. This year the event will honor Mr. Frank Blackman, long time Superintendent of the NCOE school system. Mr. Blackman was an avid golfer and this is…Read more…

Youth Archery Tournament Huge Success

Southern Illinois S3DA hosted the first Regional Qualifier of the 3-D season March 17, 2018.  There was a lot of excitement going into this tournament because of tremendous growth since the end of the 2017 3-D season.  This time last year there were 86 young people participating in this event. This year 109 kids came…Read more…

NCOE archers hit the mark at state indoor tournament

Pictured from left to right Zeppelyn Fiala, Jalyn Sharp, Jerzi Sharp, Brooklyn Campbell, Ethan Wyatt On February 17 NCOE Archery took part in the Illinois S3DA State Indoor Tournament.In Edwards County. We had 21 Archers participate in the State Championship and had 5 Archers coming home with some big hardware. The Elementary Female Pins Class…Read more…

BOND FINISHES 4TH IN NATION AT 2018 COLLEGIATE INDOOR ARCHERY NATIONALS

Competing for the first time in the US Collegiate Archery Association’s (USCAA) National Intercollegiate Indoor Archery Championships held on Feb. 9 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Southeastern Illinois College’s Eli Bond missed advancing to the gold medal round by just one point. Bond, from Thompsonville, Illinois, started the day in 7th place. In the quarterfinals of…Read more…