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Local Sports

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PHS cross countryPRINCETON — Beginning on Monday, June 11, the Princeton High School boys and girls …
Hall success built around Core Four

Hall success built around Core Four

SPRING VALLEY — Chicago Cubs fans heard all about the Core Four coming up through the farm system with talk how Kris Bryant, Jorge Soler, Ja…

From the player’s perspective

BCR Sports Editor Kevin Hieronymus asked each player of the year to describe what makes one of their teammates such a special talent. Here’s…
IV well represented in IBCA games

IV well represented in IBCA games

PONTIAC — Brian Holman tried to find ways to stop Anna Murray for three years and didn’t have much luck. He found having on her on his side …
BP with grandpa

BP with grandpa

Roger Lowe of Princeton found Tuesday afternoon a good time to pitch to his grandson, Mason Pinkus, 4, of Glen Carbon some batting practice …
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