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Lincoln Trail Announces All-Conference Volleball Team

The Lincoln Trail Conference has announced their All Conference Volleyball team for the 2017 season. Conference champion Wethersfield placed five players on the first team.  Brittney Litton received the “Toney” Anderson Award as the conference’s most valuable player.   FIRST…

High School Sports Spotlight: Rockridge’s Schmidt Takes His ‘High Motor’ From Gridiron To Wrestling Mat

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor spoke with Rockridge senior Collin Schmidt this morning. He just finished his stellar football career for the Rockets and now moves to the wrestling room, where he looks to build on his state qualifying junior…

Talking High School Sports on the Radio: IHSA By-Law Proposals Call For Expanding Playoffs, Reducing Contact Days, Eliminating Multiplier & Requiring Face Masks For Softball Pitchers

The latest segment of Jim & Brian Talking High School Sports on the Radio involves discussion of IHSA by-law amendment proposals offered by member schools. Click here for specific details of IHSA by-law amendment proposals.  If you have a high…

Chargers Stopped In Sectional Championship

The Orion Chargers volleyball season came to a close Wednesday night at the Class 2A Oregon Sectional as they fell to Galena in straight games.  The Pirates won 25-20, 25-22.  Orion closed out their season at 32-6 while Galena moves…