Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • Vol. 139, No. 42




Rebels Drop Two
at Cougar Open

MASON CITY, MARCH 18 — Coach Clayton Hatfill and his South Fulton Rebels (0-2) opened their 2017 campaign on Saturday with two games at the Cougar Open … (more)


Lady Rebels Rally to Beat Illini Central, 9-7
MASON CITY, MARCH 20 — In dramatic fashion, South Fulton opened their 2017 season with an 8-7 come-from-behind win over Illini Central on Monday … (more)


Rebels Run at Shirk Center
BLOOMINGTON, MARCH 20 — Tori Keeler, Taylor Churchill and Emily Briney competed at the Lady Maroons Invite hosted by Illinois Wesleyan … (more)



CONWAY, S.C. — Tyler Engel and the Fighting Illini pushed their record to 4-7 on the young season following a 7-6 win over defending National Champion Coastal Carolina on Friday. The game’s deciding run came in the eighth inning when Engel scored from second on a single by Jack Yalowitz. The win over the number 21-ranked Chanticleers was Illini’s first over a reigning champ since defeating Minnesota in 1965.


Making it Official — Churchill to Run Cross Country at CSC

Photo by Shelby Burget

Taylor Churchill Taylor Churchill

TABLE GROVE, MARCH 15 — VIT High School senior Taylor Churchill signed a letter of intent last Wednesday to run cross country next fall at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg … (more)

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