Local Sports - Western Illinois University

WIU Women lose to #25 in the Country

After losing to South Dakota last time they played, Western Illinois women's team was hungry for a rematch. After going on a 4 game winning streak South Dakota delivered another loss to the Leathe...

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WIU Men Fall at Home.

Western Illinois men’s basketball team falls to South Dakota 80-67 on Saturday, February 16th.  The loss against South Dakota made it the 4th consecutive loss for the leathernecks. During t...

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Double Header for WIU Basketball this Weekend

Be ready for two leatherneck games will be going down in Macomb’s very own Western Hall Saturday, Feb 16th. The mens and womens team will be going against South Dakota in the Summit league. The ...

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WIU Picks up Comeback Win Over Omaha

Western Illinois’ women’s basketball team hit the road again as part of a tough 4 day stretch that saw them travel to Purdue-Fort Wayne, back to Macomb, and today, to Omaha. The Leathernec...

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WIU Men Continue Skid

The Western Illinois men’s basketball team continued it’s recent struggle with a 79-64 loss in a road matchup with Purdue-Fort Wayne yesterday.   WIU lost this one despite Brand...

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Local Sports - Lewistown

Lewistown keeps Rolling!

The Lewistown boys basketball are on a five game win streak after outscoring Bushnell-Prairie City(BPCHS) 58-46 at home Saturday Feb 2nd. During the first quarter Lewistown scored 20 points which left...

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Lewistown Tops Illini West

Lewistown’s girls varsity basketball team traveled to Carthage to take on Illini West on Friday, February 1, and came away with a 51-44 win.   Lewistown did this largely on the back o...

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Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events

Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events   With the expected record wind chills tomorrow, many colleges and area schools have made the difficult decision to close their doors. Wit...

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Lewistown Girls Pick Up Big Win over A-Town

The Lewistown Girls Basketball team headed to Abingdon-Avon last night, December 3, and came away with a huge 62-19 win.   Lewistown dominated the whole game, and was able to hold most of t...

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Lewistown Football Holds their Ground

Lewistown played as a brick wall as they took on South Fulton away on September 7.   The Indians shut down the South Fulton squad, leaving them empty-handed for the day. Lewistown got ...

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FOOTBALL: Lewistown vs. Stark County RECAP 8/31/18

Last Friday, Lewistown went to battle against Stark County looking for their first win at home.   It was a slow game up until the second quarter as Stark County proved defense was the ...

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Local Sports - United

Red Storm Football Looking to Bounce Back

The United Red Storm Football Team will be looking to rebound this week following a tough loss by a score of 12-40 last week at the hands of the Rushville-Industry Rockets.   When aske...

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Local Sports - Illini West

Illini West vs Knoxville

Illini West player Carter Bayes(12), scored team high in a game against Knoxville.  The final score of this game was 44-36. He had a great shooting night as he led his team 19 points shooting an ...

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Illini West continues to Struggle

The game between Barry Western and Illini West got out of hand as the final score was 51-33  Saturday, Feb 2nd. Illini West barely had any players to put points on the scoreboard. There scoring l...

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Illini West Falls to Farmington

Illini West’s boys varsity basketball team headed to Farmington to take on the Farmers in a tough road contest on Friday, February 1. Farmington would go on to win, by a final score of 52-22. ...

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Illini West Releases New Schedule

llini West’s Athletic Department has released a new schedule for the events for the week of February 4-February 9. Many of the events are rescheduled from previous dates due to the nasty winter ...

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Illini West Weekend Schedule

In the wake of all the rescheduling and cancellations over the past week, Illini West’s Athletic Director has released an updated schedule of events for this weekend.   Today, January...

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Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events

Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events   With the expected record wind chills tomorrow, many colleges and area schools have made the difficult decision to close their doors. Wit...

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Illini West Athletic Schedule Updates 1-28-19

ILLINI WEST GIRLS BASKETBALL - Game and Practices cancelled for 1/28/19. - Senior night ceremonies will be moved to Wednesday 1/30/19.  We are scheduled to play Lewistown at home.  JV ...

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Local Sports - Macomb

Macomb Suffers Tough Loss To Camp Point Central

The Macomb boys basketball team played a home game last night, February 14, against Camp Point Central, and took a hard-luck loss by a score of 52-43. The Bombers seemed like they could not buy a buck...

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Bombers Girls Basketball upsets Kewanee

The Macomb girls basketball team had an exceptional team win. During the end of the first half they were down by 12 being 1-22 at the three point line. Shots seemed not to fall as they couldn't fi...

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Macomb falls to Payson

Tough fought game between the Payson Indians and the Macomb bombers as the Payson's cap off the win with 66-48. Macomb started the game strong shooting 16/16 all in the first quarter. The two play...

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Military Appreciation Night

The Macomb boys basketball game will be a military appreciation night tonight, as any veterans or currently enlisted members can sign in at the door and be recognized between the JV and Varsity games....

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Macomb Girls Fall in Emotional Senior Night Finale

Emotions were running high last night, February 4, as Macomb took on United Township for their annual senior night tradition. United Township got out to a hot start, and never looked back as they to...

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Macomb Announces Thursday Schedule 1-31-19

Macomb Junior/Senior High School has released its schedule of events for Thursday, January 31.   The Junior High School wrestling meet at Lombard is set to take place today as scheduled, th...

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Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events

Record Low Wind Chills Affect Area Sporting Events   With the expected record wind chills tomorrow, many colleges and area schools have made the difficult decision to close their doors. Wit...

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Local Sports - Bushnell West Prairie

The Prairie: Sparclones look Ahead

The Sparclones looked to get in gear as Bushnell West Prairie traveled away when they took on Peoria Heights last Friday night.   The first quarter was rung in first by the Sparclones as th...

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BWP @ Farmington Football Preview

The Sparclones start their road trip as they leave home when they go up against the Farmington Farmers tonight. The Sparclones face adversity once more they take on another undefeated opponent i...

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Rushville @ Bushnell West Prairie Recap

    Friday Night Lights turned to Clash of the Titans as Bushnell West Prairie took on Rushville Industry at home. A high-scoring affair as these two teams met up.   The act...

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Local Sports - Rushville Industry

R-I Boys, Girls Participate in Tournaments

The Rushville-Industry boys and girls basketball teams will be taking part in tournaments on Monday, January 21, in Beardstown (Boys), and at home in Rushville (Girls).   The Beardstown Boy...

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BPC @ Rushville Boys Basketball Preview

The Bushnell Prairie City Spartans will be on the road today in their first conference game of the season when they take on the Rushville Industry Rockets. After suffering three early losses the...

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Rushville-Industry Football vs. Illini West: RECAP

The 4-3 Rushville-Industry Rockets welcomed the 7-0 Illini West Chargers into Rushville on Friday night. This game, however, would result in a 54-14 dominant win for the Chargers.   Rushvil...

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Football Recap: Rushville-Industry vs. BWP

The Rushville-Industry Rockets headed to Sciota tonight, September 14, for a battle with Bushnell-West Prairie on Bushnell’s homecoming night. Rushville had to scratch and claw for ev...

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FOOTBALL: Rushville-Industry vs BWP Preview

The Rushville-Industry Rockets will head to Bushnell this Friday, September 14, for a matchup against the Bushnell-West Prairie co-op. The Rockets are looking to bounce back from two consec...

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