Herrin's Michael Oliver leads the field during the Ohio Division 3,200-meter run during last year's SIRR boys track meet in Sparta. Oliver went on to win the event.

Southern Illinoisan sports writers Todd Hefferman and Bucky Dent join sports editor Les Winkeler to discuss the week in local sports in the latest Little Egypt Sports Podcast. 

The group discusses the upcoming prep track conference championships, the double gold of the SIU golf teams, and the long-term stability of the St. Louis Cardinals. To listen to the podcast, click on the link below. 

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Todd Hefferman has covered SIU athletics since 2008. A University of Iowa grad, he is a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and a Heisman Trophy voter.

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