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St. Matthews runs the table

St. Matthews runs the table

PRINCETON — Thirteen was a lucky number for the St. Matthews fastpitch softball team in the Princeton Fastpitch Church League this summer.
Verhulst captures first IVWGI title

Verhulst captures first IVWGI title

SPRING VALLEY — Cathy Verhulst hadn’t been playing good golf lately. Her driving off the tees was driving her to drink, she joked.

Good time to go camping

Summer is almost over for our kids, as they are returning to school this week. The weather is good, and it would be a nice time for the fami…
Hall camp

Hall camp

Hall quarterback Cade Wozniak runs a play during the Red Devils’ practice session Monday morning in Spring Valley. Hall’s Red-White Scrimmag…

IVWGI returns to Spring Creek

The Illinois Valley Women’s Golf Invitational returns to Spring Creek for the first time in six years with numbers on the rise.
Those Lions eyes

Those Lions eyes

Logan Junior High seventh-grader Olivia Gartin gets a good look at a pitch at LaSalle Tuesday. The Lions defeated Trinity Catholic 17-2 and …
St. Matts rallies to reach finals

St. Matts rallies to reach finals

PRINCETON — With its back to the wall, down 8-1 to St. Louis, St. Matthews Lutheran didn’t come out swinging Tuesday night in the Princeton …
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