EDWARDSVILLE - The expectations for the Marquette Catholic boys’ basketball team are high with some top talent returning in the front court and underneath the basket. On Tuesday night, the Explorers showed why the hopes are so strong.
Marquette Catholic dominated New Athens on Tuesday night... read more
GRANITE CITY – Edwardsville's hockey team was sure they were going to face a much more difficult challenge going up against Triad when the Knights came up on the Tiger schedule.
For a time even at the start of the game, the two teams battled each other on even terms. In the end, though, Edwardsville... read more
The Edwardsville boys’ basketball team lost its second encounter in the Battling Bulldogs Thanksgiving Tournament 51-43 to Carbondale on Tuesday evening.
The Tigers led at one time in the second quarter, but couldn’t sustain the lead. Carbondale improved to 2-0 with the triumph; Edwardsville... read more
BETHALTO - After defeating Nokomis High School 58-56 in their first game of the season and the opener of their own Thanksgiving Tournament, the Civic Memorial High School Eagles Boys Basketball team extended their season record to 2-0.
The Eagles defeated the Triad High School Knights 58-33 this Tuesday... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Piasa Southwestern has some big holes to fill on its boys basketball team this season.
The Piasa Birds are coming off a 21-7 (6-2 in the South Central Conference) 2014-15 season, one that was marked by the championship of the Metro East Lutheran Thanksgiving Turkey Tipoff Classic... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Metro East Lutheran got off to a good start Monday night in the 35th edition of their Thanksgiving Turkey Tipoff Classic tournament, the Knights storming out to a 35-11 lead at halftime and going on to defeat Valmeyer 63-34 to close out Monday night's opening session.
Still,... read more
COLUMBIA TIPOFF CLASSIC
METRO EAST LUTHERAN 42, COLUMBIA JV 30: Audrey Paitz's 16 points helped Metro East Lutheran take seventh place in the Columbia Tipoff Classic with a 42-30 win over the Columbia JV team Saturday morning.
The Knights (1-2) had gotten off to a 14-4 quarter-tim... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - Maria Smith, an outstanding Liberty Middle School eighth-grade athlete, has her sights set high for the future.
Maria, the daughter of Anthony and Yvonne Smith, said her goals are always to succeed first as a team or second, individually, in whatever sport she is a participant.
“I... read more
Edwardsville’s boys’ basketball team opened with a 62-46 win over Highland on Monday night in the Battling Bulldogs Thanksgiving Tournament at Waterloo.
Oliver Stephen had a hot hand, tossing in 19 points with four three-point conversions. A.J. Epenesa and Mark Smith added 14 points apiece.... read more
SIUE (1-2) vs. Campbell (1-2) Tue., Nov. 24, 7 p.m. Vadalabene Center Edwardsville, Illinois
TV: None Radio: 88.7 FM WSIE (Joe Pott)
Complete Game Notes
SPECIAL RECOGNITION SIUE will honor former coach and Athletic Director Harry Gallatin prior to the game.
OPENING TIP This is the first... read more