Category Archives: WCMY Sports

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa’s Gallagher/O’Fallon reach State Girls Tennis quarterfinals

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa’s Gallagher/O’Fallon reach State Girls Tennis quarterfinals

GIRLS TENNIS Gallagher/O’Fallon advance to State quarterfinals PALATINE – Ottawa senior Ellie Gallagher is back in the Elite Eight, this time with junior Regan O’Fallon in the IHSA Class 1A State Girls’ Tennis Tournament. In their final match Thursday, Gallagher and O’Fallon knocked out Alyssa Batcheler and Shaya Puri of Chicago Latin, 6-0, 7-6(4) to…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/18/18

Illinois Sports 10/18/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: UNDATED (AP) — A loss at the Big House left Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook and his teammates reassessing their goals. The playoffs are now out of reach for the 23rd-ranked Badgers after getting blown out at Michigan, though they still control their destiny in…Read more »

ROUNDUP: Season ends for Streator Soccer

ROUNDUP: Season ends for Streator Soccer

BOYS SOCCER Washington 2-1 Streator NORMAL – The fifth-seeded Bulldogs were eliminated in the IHSA Class 2A U-High Regional semifinals Wednesday afternoon. #SHSuccess Hard fought game and tough 2-1 loss to Washington In the 2A Regionals. Great Season 15-9. 24th straight winning season for Streator HS Soccer #keepingthetradition. Thanks Seniors for a good year and…Read more »

Belichick: Don’t compare Bears’ Mack to LT just yet

Belichick: Don’t compare Bears’ Mack to LT just yet

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) No matter how dominant Chicago Bears star pass rusher Khalil Mack is, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick wanted to make one thing clear. He’s no L.T. ”Wait a minute, we’re talking about Lawrence Taylor now,” Belichick said Wednesday. ”Yeah, I’m not putting anybody in Lawrence Taylor’s class. So, you can put everybody down below that. With a…Read more »

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer’s season ends in regional semifinals

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer’s season ends in regional semifinals

BOYS SOCCER I.M.S.A 3-2 Ottawa OTTAWA – Gio Resendez scored twice, but the fifth-seeded Pirates were eliminated in the IHSA Class 2A Ottawa Regional semifinals. The third-seeded Titans will play No. 2 Lemont for the regional title Saturday. VOLLEYBALL Ottawa loses road NIB12 West match VB Sterling d. Ottawa, 25-9, 25-15 — IHSA ScoreZone (@IHSAScoreZone)…Read more »

Illinois Sports 10/15/18

Illinois Sports 10/15/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Khalil Mack’s injured ankle, a defense struggling to make tackles and an offense plagued by turnovers were some of the problems Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy had to address one day after a 31-28 overtime loss to the Miami…Read more »

WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Marquette Football stays undefeated; Ottawa Tennis wins Sectional

WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Marquette Football stays undefeated; Ottawa Tennis wins Sectional

FOOTBALL Marquette 31, Rockford Christian 0 OTTAWA – Jack Snook rushed for 202 yards Friday, and Logan Komater added touchdowns on the ground and through the air as the Crusaders (8-0, 5-0) clinched a share of the Northeastern Athletic Conference championship. Congratulations to the NAC champion Crusaders! pic.twitter.com/H8IO3wgpyP — Crufootball (@Crufootball1) October 13, 2018 Marquette…Read more »

Sanders kicks FG as Dolphins rally past Bears 31-28 in OT

Sanders kicks FG as Dolphins rally past Bears 31-28 in OT

By STEVEN WINE ,  AP Sports Writer MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Kicker Jason Sanders turned teammate Kenyan Drake’s fumble into a footnote. Drake lost the ball when the Miami Dolphins were on the verge of victory, but thanks to Sanders it didn’t matter. The rookie made a 47-yard field goal as time expired in overtime…Read more »