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WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Winning weekend for Marquette baseball, softball teams

BASEBALL Marquette jumps out to 3-0 start JACKSONVILLE – Marquette opened its season with three wins on the turf at Lenz Field. Haydon Price hit an RBI double Friday in the Crusaders’ 4-1 win over Mendon Unity. Bryce Jones (1-0) allowed an unearned run and struck out six over five innings of work, and Connor…read more »

NATIONAL SPORTS

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Sluggers Eloy Jimenez and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. are among this year’s rookies to watch in baseball. Victor Robles, Nick Senzel and Fernando Tatis Jr. also could play their way into starring roles this season. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Marvin Bagley III had 21 points and nine rebounds, Buddy Hield added 16 points…read more »

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Karen Rhodes

Karen Rhodes
Host of The Second Cup

Born and raised in Ottawa, I absolutely love this community. I attended all Ottawa schools and participated in choir at OHS. My parents also were born and raised in Ottawa attending the schools locally.


I have 2 sisters and 2 brothers (one is deceased). My father had his own business in Ottawa for over 30 years, sadly he passed away in 1995.
Personally, I am a cancer survivor, I have been divorced and have four children plus five grandchildren. I have been with WCMY 1430AM for 10 years and feel very blessed to have my dream job.


As a young girl my only wish was to be on WCMY. I listened to Dan Parker, Bunny Morse and of course Jay LeSeure every day. Then, one day, Jay said they were looking for some on-air talent. So, I bravely typed up my story, also talked about my ambition to be on the air and sent it off to Jay. After that, my dream came true and I have been living it ever since.