The McKendree University Bass Fishing Team qualified three teams for the recent Bassmaster National Championship on the Harris Chain of Lakes in Leesburg, Florida.
There probably isn’t another prep athlete in Illinois that has been as adversely affected by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order than Goreville’s Landon Albright.
CARTERVILLE — Neither heat, nor waves, nor a crowded field could stop the Crab Orchard High School team of Eli Killman and Ethan White.
CARTERVILLE — Even on a cold, wet May day someone had to find fish at Crab Orchard Lake.
CARTERVILLE — The weigh-in at Saturday’s Boy Scout tournament at Crab Orchard Lake lasted less than 30 minutes.
CARTERVILLE — After catching a couple fish early, Hunter Ralls and Avery Goines endured a couple hours without a strike.
When the IHSA Bass Fishing Finals finally get started Wednesday -- almost a month late because of high water -- Crab Orchard, West Frankfort, Benton, Nashville and Pinckneyville will have six boats on Carlyle Lake in search of the region's third state championship.
The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced today the 2017 IHSA Bass Fishing State Finals will be rescheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, June 14-15 on Carlyle Lake.
CARBONDALE — Dustin Rametta pulled in one last fish before he and his father Andy headed boat 37 back to the dock, and that fish proved to be just big enough to hand them the title at the 24th annual Midwest Bass Classic, held at Crab Orchard Lake on Saturday.
MARION — Crab Orchard High School took the top two spots at the IHSA Bass Fishing Lake of Egypt Sectional hosted by Mack's Lake of Egypt Marina on Monday to qualify for the state tournament for the first time since 2013.
CARTERVILLE — In a rare occurrence, the team of Hunter Grounds, Andy Rametta and the Zeigler brothers, Zach and Jacob, not only held on, but more than tripled their first-day lead to win the 50th annual Bill Harkins/Don Sanders Four-Man Fishing Tournament held at Crab Orchard Lake on Sunday.
Benton remains undefeated with a 54-35 win over previously unbeaten Hamilton County in the second game of the third day of the 10th annual Goreville Boys Basketball Invitational Thursday night.
The Herrin Tigers pulled off a doubleheader sweep Saturday.
The Herrin Tigers moved to 2-0 in the Du Quoin Tip-Off Classic this week and 3-0 on the season Friday after romping past West Frankfort, 82-24.
Massac County junior Elise Coakley is our unanimous pick for Southern Illinoisan Girls Golfer of the Year, slipping past a handful of strong contenders.
No. 2 Michigan defeats Purdue for second straight Big Ten title
INDIANAPOLIS — Only one goal remains on Michigan’s checklist. The Wolverines set out this season with a list of four items they hoped to accomplish. During the regular season, they checked off two of them with wins over rivals Michigan State and Ohio State, and on Saturday, they crossed off a third. Michigan remains unbeaten at 13-0 after winning its second straight Big Ten championship — goal ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — After watching this one from the couch last year, the Clemson Tigers are right back on top of the ACC as football champions for the seventh time in eight seasons. And they can thank Cade Klubnik. The true freshman from Texas graduated from intriguing backup to quarterback of the future Saturday night, racking up 279 passing yards and two touchdowns in relief of DJ Uiagalelei ...
DENVER — Colorado football is ready to go Prime Time again. Deion Sanders has agreed to become the Buffs’ football coach, CU announced Saturday evening, ushering in a new era for both a downtrodden Buffs program and for an NFL icon tasked with leading them out of the darkness. Terms were not immediately confirmed, but the multi-year deal is believed to be worth at least $4.5 million annually, ...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — After the Lions suggested it would be a long shot for rookie receiver Jameson Williams or defensive end Romeo Okwara to see the field this Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the team has activated both players off the injured list a day ahead of the matchup. That paves the way for Williams to make his season debut, nearly 11 months after he tore his ACL in the College ...
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DENVER — A contract for a new Colorado football coach — who’s expected to be NFL icon Deion Sanders — is now officially up for discussion by the Board of Regents on Sunday morning. The board announced Saturday that it has scheduled a special meeting for 10 a.m. Sunday to discuss, according to the public agenda, a “Personnel matter at CU-Boulder — athletics.” The announcement confirms that the ...