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THURSDAY ROUNDUP: L-P/Ottawa/Streator/Earlville swimmers win at Kankakee

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: L-P/Ottawa/Streator/Earlville swimmers win at Kankakee

GIRLS SWIMMING La Salle-Peru/Ottawa/Streator/Earlville 132, Kankakee 126, Crete Monee 36 KANKAKEE – Streator swimmer Cora Walker was first to the wall in the 500-yard freestyle (6 minutes, 12.24 seconds), and was runner-up in the 50 freestyle (27.82). Walker was also on the winning 400 freestyle relay (4:28.32), along with Ottawa swimmers Sam Satterfield and Emma…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/11/18

Illinois Sports 10/11/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins face the Chicago Bears on Sunday in a matchup of first-place teams headed in opposite directions. The Dolphins are trying to patch up an injury-depleted offensive line and rebound from consecutive ugly losses. The Bears are well-rested after…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/10/18

Illinois Sports 10/10/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Tex Winter, the innovative “Triangle Offense” pioneer who assisted Phil Jackson on NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, has died. He was 96. Kansas State University said Winter died in Manhattan. LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)…Read more »

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer shuts out L-P

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer shuts out L-P

BOYS SOCCER Ottawa 4-0 La Salle-Peru LA SALLE – Gio Resendez scored twice for the Pirates (9-13), while Kekoa Gross added a goal and an assist, and Mateo Mendez also found the net in the victory. Andrew Hancock contributed an assist for Ottawa. Newark-Seneca moves on in postseason The Norsemen advance to the regional final…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/8/18

Illinois Sports 10/8/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Coach Matt Nagy insisted Jordan Howard remains a big part of Chicago’s offense and the star running back was adamant he wasn’t frustrated despite a limited role in the most recent victory. “This is not going to be an…Read more »

WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Cru Football rolls to 7-0

WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Cru Football rolls to 7-0

FOOTBALL Marquette 63, River Valley 0 RURAL VARNA – Jack Snook rushed for 136 yards and four touchdowns on only five carries for Marquette (7-0, 4-0), setting up a de facto conference championship meeting with Rockford Christian (5-2, 3-0) in Week 8. Logan Komater, Hunter O’Dell, Preston Aukland and Jay Scott also found the end…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/7/18

Illinois Sports 10/7/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Morgan Rielly scored 19 seconds into overtime, John Tavares had three goals and the Toronto Maple Leafs spoiled Chicago’s home opener with a wild 7-6 victory over the Blackhawks. Auston Matthews added two goals and two assists for Toronto in the…Read more »

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Cru cruise at River Valley

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Cru cruise at River Valley

Marquette 63, River Valley 0 RURAL VARNA – Jack Snook rushed for 136 yards and four touchdowns on only five carries for Marquette (7-0, 4-0), setting up a de facto conference championship meeting with Rockford Christian (5-2, 3-0) on Friday. Logan Komater, Hunter O’Dell, Preston Aukland and Jay Scott also found the end zone for…Read more »