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Smith signs with IVCC

OGLESBY — IVCC basketball coach Tommy Canale made a tour of the Illinois Valley Monday, bringing four players into the Eagles' nest.

St Bede Academy was the first stop where the IVCC coach signed Bruins standout Damin Smith. Next came Mendota's Trae Blumhorst, Ottawa's JD Bryant and then Seneca's Jimmy David

Canale said he will also bring back returning freshmen Corey McCrary of North Lawndale, Ross Arteaga of Mendota and redshirts Will Harris of Dekalb and Mike Stephenitch of Amboy

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