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  • LeBlanc remembers turning point for Dixon

    The question was a simple one, and the answer was a surprising one. Kyle LeBlanc, suiting up for the Telegraph squad Tuesday at a practice for tonigh ...
    June 15, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Former Three Rivers rivals now teammates for SVM All-Star Classic

    Noah Hogue and his Morrison teammates have spent the past few years trying to keep players like Erie’s Vinny Bramm and Prophetstown’s Jonah Green unde ...
    June 15, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Four Oregon players looking forward to final game together

    It’s been more than 15 weeks since the Oregon Hawks’ boys basketball season ended with a disappointing loss to the Newman Comets in the Class 2A Newma ...
    June 15, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Junis relished his time as a non-stop Rocket

    Noah Junis took to the basketball court at Sauk Valley Community College on Tuesday night, grabbed a ball, and uttered a phase no doubt many in the gy ...
    June 15, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • SportShorts for Wednesday, June 15, 2016

    Sterling’s Tyler Willman and Turner Morse were named first-team all-conference. Zach Springman received special mention.
    June 15, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Basketball: All-Star Classic sees Borum's former coach, future teammate

    For Jay Borum, the SVM All-Star Classic will be a glimpse of her past and her future.The Sterling gr ...
    June 14, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, June 14, 2016

    Sterling's Erin Stroup earned a spot on the Illinois Coaches Association Class 3A All-State softball team, it was announced on Monday.
    June 13, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Schroeder’s former players reunite for scrimmage

    ERIE – Rachel Cobert dribbled up the right side of the court on a fast break, pushing the ball up against a pair of defenders, when one of them steppe ...
    June 13, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • SportShorts for Monday, June 13, 2016

    Lemont used a seven-run fifth inning to take control of the Class 3A state title game Saturday, and went on to beat Springfield 10-0 in six innings at ...
    June 13, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Jahn returns to coaching roots with little height

    When in doubt, shoot.That’s what AFC coach Chris Jahn told the seven Telegraph team players that sho ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • What a week spent on the water

    Time to slow the catfishing train down for a couple of seconds and take a breath. This has been just a blur of live bluegills, blood and guts, gnats a ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Passing along the RR5K challenge

    What started out as a challenge back in 2004, while watching family members participate in the RR5K, soon turned into a lifestyle. Thanks to that simp ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, June 11, 2016

    Ryan Blackburn carded a 4-over-par 76 to earn medalist honors at the 28th annual Sterling Optimist Club junior golf championship on Tuesday at Emerald ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Wilson aiming to be veterinary surgeon

    Anni Wilson has enough pets to fill a soccer team, enough for a basketball scrimmage, and could field a softball team.
    June 9, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Ingles: First spring in the Sauk Valley in the books

    When you’re new to the area, you find yourself learning who is good and who is struggling to keep up.
    June 8, 2016 - 11:30 pm
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