EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville's Kade Burns came out on fire in the Tigers' 3-0 Southwestern Conference opening win over Collinsville Tuesday afternoon at Tom Pile Field.
As in striking out the first four Kahoks he faced in a row. As in striking out the side in the opening two innings. As in not... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – SIUE Athletics has joined with Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc., to take time each week to honor a Cougar student-athlete who excels both in competition and in the classroom.
This week's honoree is women's tennis player Lexi Aranda. A senior from Longwood, Florida, Aranda is pursuing ... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville's baseball team got off to a bit of a rough start in a quickly arranged game Tuesday night against Wheaton North, who was in the area for some games.
The Tigers overcame the rough start, which saw them give up an early run on two errors, to defeat the Falcons 5-1 at... read more
COLUMBIA 6, MARQUETTE CATHOLIC 0: Columbia scored two in the second, three in the third and one in the fourth as the Eagles blanked Marquette Catholic 6-0 Wednesday in Columbia. The Explorers fell to 4-2 on the year; the Eagles improved to 7-2.
Jayce Maag was 1-for-3 with a double for Marquette,... read more
CARBONDALE – Haley Chambers-Book tossed a four-hit shutout Wednesday as SIUE softball cruised to a 4-0 victory over SIU Carbondale at Charlotte West Stadium.
SIUE improved to 26-6 while SIU Carbondale dropped to 17-15.
"We had some quality at bats, executed fairly well and stole some bases,"... read more
HARDIN-CALHOUN 2, STAUNTON 1: Hardin-Calhoun scored twice in the top of the fifth and made them stand up as the Warriors upended Staunton 2-1 on the road Wednesday afternoon.
The Warriors improved to 6-2 on the year; the Bulldogs fell to 2-2.
Ty Bick went 1-for-1 with a run scored... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville High School freshman sensation Abby Korac is entering the spring track and field season much the way she entered the cross-country season last fall.
Korac blazed a time of 2:22.4 to capture the 800-meter run and also posted a solid performance in the 4 x 800-meter relay... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Alton High School brought a limited team to a triangular meet with Edwardsville and Collinsville Tuesday at Edwardsville, but the sprint crew continued to shine.
Jeanea Epps and Rashia Johnson both had strong outings, Epps winning the 200 in 26.3 and Johnson recording a time of... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville’s boys’ volleyball returned home from tough competition in the Joliet West Tourney this past weekend to another difficult team in Belleville East at Edwardsville, but prevailed 25-23, 16-25, 25-20.
The win moved the Tigers to 5-2 on the season.
Nick Allen... read more
O'FALLON 5, ALTON 4: O'Fallon bounced back from 3-0 down with a four-run bottom of the fourth and added a run in the fifth to hand Alton their first defeat of the season in both teams' Southwestern Conference opener at O'Fallon's Blazier Field Tuesday afternoon.
The game had been scheduled for Redbird... read more