Author Archives: Tony Bianchi

Wednesday Sports Update

Seneca & Marquette golfers competed at Ironhorse Golf Course in the Tuscola Class 1A Sectional.  Seneca’s A.J Stiegler tied for fifth out of 81 athletes  with a final score of 81..  Stiegler is only the fifth golfer in Seneca High School history to qualify for state. Marquette’s Carson Zellers finished the day shooting 113.  …Read more »

Tuesday Sports Update

The Ottawa Pirates Finished with a score of 335 and placed 6th in golf at the class 2A Freeport Sectional. Ottawa’s Drake Kauffman shot a 78 and finished 5th overall.  Drake Stoudt placed 8th with a 79.   The Streator Bulldogs Jacob Magana shot an 88 and Noah Colter finished with a 94 on Monday…Read more »

Monday Sports Update

The IVCC men’s golf team placed second at the NJCAA Region 4 Championship to earn a bid to the NJCAA National Championship in May. The Eagles Ian Roach won with a 229 and Clay Wells placed 6th with a 239.   At the Interstate Eight Conference Tournament in Tennis at Ottawa High School  The Lady…Read more »

Friday Sports Update

The Streator cross country teams were in action at Princeton. The boys placed 1st with the Bulldogs Kody Danko winning the race. The girls team finished in 2nd place Lady Bulldog Abby Seaton led all girls with a 1st place finish.    Tri-County Conference girls meet in McNabb, Seneca clinched first with 32 points, Marquette…Read more »

Thursday Sports Update

 The Lady Pirates Golf team finished the season with a team score 434 in the Class 2A regional at the Minooka Golf Course.   Ottawa’s Zoe Harris led the team with a final score of  98      The Streator Bulldogs golf team scored a 345 to place third at the Class 2A Regional at…Read more »

Wednesday Sports Update

 Yesterday The Ottawa Pirates won their 2nd straight class 2A regional championship at Emerald Hill Golf Course with a team total of 339. The Pirates Jonathan Cooper clinched 1st place with a score of 80 and Nick Angus placed 2nd with an 84.   Seneca placed 3rd with a score of 370 and Marquette finished…Read more »

Tuesday Sports Update

The Lady Pirates golf team finished 2nd with a score of  232 at the triangular meet at  Cedardell Golf Course.  Plano won with a winning score of 218 and Indian Creek was 3rd with a final of 252. Ottawa’s leading scorers were Abi Claus with a 54 and Zoe Harris who led the Ottawa team…Read more »

Monday Sports Update

The Lady Pirates defeated Princeton in tennis 4-1. Ella Marvel & Sara Meyer were winners in singles The teams of Kyleigh Olszewski & Mary Riva and Avery Landers & Tessa Thiry won their matches in doubles. The Ottawa JV tennis team won the interstate 8 conference tournament Emma Cushing was champion in singles Jenna Smithmeyer…Read more »

Friday Sports Update

The season is over for the White Sox after falling to the A’s 6-4 in their best-of-three AL Wild Card Series. Luis Robert drilled a 487-foot home run for the Sox, while Evan Marshall took the loss in relief.   The Cubs and Marlins will make up Game Two this afternoon in their NL Wild…Read more »

Thursday Sports Update

The A’s held on for a 5-3 win over the White Sox in Game Two of the best-of-three series.  Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer and plated all three runs for The Sox in the defeat. Today will be the decisive game three in Oakland. Pre-game starts at one o’clock this afternoon with the first…Read more »