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Bothe, Bishop and 2 relay teams win girls state championships

CHARLESTON, Ill. (WTVO/WQRF)–Local girls track and field standouts ended their season at the Girls State Track and Field Championships in Charleston Saturday. Two girls won individual state championships. Eight girls were part of two state championship relay teams. Oregon senior Jenae Bothe won the Class 1A championship in shot put. Boylan junior Madelyn Bishop won […]
CHARLESTON, IL
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Shelbyville man charged with multiple offenses

SHELBY COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — A Shelbyville man has recently been charged with multiple offenses. Shelby County State’s Attorney Nichole Kroncke announced that 49-year-old Chad Hammond was charged with the offenses of aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer (2 counts), unlawful possession of methamphetamine with prior unlawful possession of methamphetamine conviction, driving […]
SHELBY COUNTY, IL
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Two local relay teams, two area shot putters win state titles

CHARLESTON, Ill. (WIFR) - A 2-hour rain delay could not dampen the spirits of several Stateline athletes at the state track meet. Three Big Northern schools are bringing home gold for first place state finishes at the 1A meet at Eastern Illinois University. Four seniors who like to run completed...
CHARLESTON, IL
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Prep Sports Recap for May 20, 2022

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) — Normal U-High got a big day from a hurdler, a pole vaulter and its relay teams and finished second in the class 2A standings at the girls state track and field meet at Eastern Illinois University on Saturday. Sydnee Scott won the pole vault while Anna Barr took fifth in the […]
PEORIA, IL
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CM's Meiser, Alton's Raglin win medals at state

The near two-hour rain delay at the Class 2A state track meet at Eastern Illinois University on Saturday gave Hannah Meiser the energy boost she needed. At O'Brien Stadium, the Civic Memorial junior became the first runner in school history to medal when she placed ninth in the 1,600-meter run. Alton saw a state finalist for 3A, with Renee Raglin placing fifth in the 100-meter dash.
ALTON, IL
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#19 Irish Eliminate Oakland in NCAA Evanston Regional

EVANSTON, Ill. – After a four-hour rain delay, the University of Notre Dame took the field in an elimination game against the Horizon League Champion Oakland Golden Grizzlies at Sharon J. Drysdale Field. The Fighting Irish came out hot, scoring early and often to earn an 16-1 victory in five innings. The Irish advance to another elimination game against the McNeese Cowgirls immediately following the contest with Oakland. The win is Notre Dame’s 40th of the season, the 18th time in program history.
EVANSTON, IL
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IHSA Girls State Track & Field Championships

CHARLESTON, Ill. (WCCU/WICS/WRSP) — Early storms in Charleston couldn't stop the 2022 IHSA Girls State Track & Field Championships from taking place. More than two dozen individuals from across East Central Illinois would place inside the top three in various events, with dozens more also winning State medals. Tuscola...
CHARLESTON, IL
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Girls track and field: Prospect, St. Viator shine at state

Emmi Scales raised her hands up in the air in celebration late Saturday afternoon. After completing the final leg of a historic trifecta, Scales reveled in her historic performance at the Class 2A state track and field meet at Eastern Illinois University. Scales capped a superb two-day showing by earning...
CHARLESTON, IL
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