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ALTON - Alton High started the season 1-1 by splitting two matches Tuesday. The Redbirds divided their varsity and won 9-0 at Wood River, while the other split squad lost 6-5 at home to Greenville. Lucy Phillips, Mackenzie Giertz, Cali Giertz, Betsey Papin, Molly Gross and Skylar Wickenhauser posted... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Prior to Tuesday's season-opening match, Natalie Nava had never scored more than three goals in a field hockey match. Nava scored three times in the first nine minutes of the match to get Edwardsville off to a 3-0 lead and scored twice more to help give the Tigers a 9-0 win over... read more
BOYS SOCCER MARQUETTE CATHOLIC 2, COLLINSVILLE 0: Two goals a minute apart were enough to give Marquette Catholic a 2-0 season-opening win over Collinsville in a non-conference match at Gordon Moore Park Monday evening. Chris Hartrich connected in the 67th minute to put the Explorers (1-0) on top,... read more
ALTON - Marquette Catholic High School will retire jersey No. 15 of 1989 graduate Craig Hentrich at halftime of the 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, home game against Breese Mater Dei. The community, former classmates and teammates of Hentrich are invited to attend. “Craig was an All-American when... read more
ROXANA – There’s nothing better than kicking off the volleyball season with an all-out tournament. On Monday afternoon, the 2016 Roxana Lady Shells 8th Annual Volleyball Tournament invited young female athletes from five schools from around the area to Roxana High School to start the... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – SIUE softball Head Coach Sandy Montgomery released the 2016 fall schedule Tuesday that includes eight games over three weekends. SIUE, which has advanced to the championship game of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament for three consecutive seasons, will play all but one... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville's field hockey team bounced back from a slow start in 2015 to finish the season at 13-10, falling to Kirkwood in the season-ending Midwest Tournament last October. The Tigers will launch their 2016 campaign with a 4:15 p.m. Tuesday match against Pattonville at Tiger... read more
BETHALTO – Civic Memorial's boys soccer team has struggled in recent years, finishing last season with a 2-16-1 mark. The Eagles hope to change that this season and got off to a good start with a 7-0 non-conference win over Roxana at Bethalto Sports Complex Monday evening. CM got off to a great... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Edwardsville High School golf standout Justin Hemings has come back to play in his hometown again, this time for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. SIUE men's golf has added Edwardsville native Justin Hemings to its roster. Hemings comes to SIUE after a semester at Northern... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – When SIUE volleyball Head Coach Leah Johnson comes to practice, she sees 16 individuals ready to compete for a spot in the starting lineup. Every day since the Cougars started preseason practice, it has been a spirited battle for positions and has opened up opportunities for the... read more

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