Wednesday, August 13, 2014 • Vol. 137, No. 10



Tee Time
TABLE GROVE, JULY 27 — Head Coach Dave Wilson and his staff are gearing up to host their fifth annual South Fulton Football Golf Outing on Sunday, Aug. 17 … (more)

First Tee Program of WIU Tournament Results
The results are in for the final First Tee program of Western Illinois University … (more)


Hughes Named Most Valuable Softball Player
Baylee Hughes, granddaughter of Pat and Alan Hughes of Astoria, and great-granddaughter of Marge Baker of Macomb, was awarded the Most Valuable Player Award for her softball season at Carlinville High School … (more)


Hornets Take First Place in League Tournament
FAIRVIEW — The VIT Grade School boys baseball team capped off a successful summer season by bringing home a championship trophy in the Spoon River Valley League Tournament … (more)

VIT Crowned Tourney Champs
AVON — In junior high girls summer softball, VIT captured Spoon River Valley Tournament Title on Monday night with a 16-12 extra-inning decision over top-seeded Route 41 Rattlers … (more)


SFR Fall Athlete Information

Click HERE for practice information for South Fulton football, volleyball, cross country, cheerleading and basketball.

Down on the Farm

Photo by Sports Editor Darren Churchill

Michael Heitz Michael Heitz

VERMONT, JULY 26 — It has been a long journey from growing up on the family farm outside the small town of Vermont to Memorial Stadium in Champaign/Urbana, but Fighting Illini senior Michael Heitz has enjoyed the ride … (more)