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Comets rally to knock out Lady Devils

Comets rally to knock out Lady Devils

FULTON — The Hall Lady Devils were able to take one punch by Sterling Newman, but they couldn’t avoid the knockout blow in Monday’s Fulton 2…
Red Devils rally for  regional title

Red Devils rally for regional title

MENDOTA – The Hall Red Devils used a pivotal two-run rally in the bottom of the seventh inning to turn back the Mendota Trojans, 6-5, Monday…
Bruins battle to the end

Bruins battle to the end

FULTON — The St. Bede Bruins played with a lot of emotion throughout the baseball season, playing for each other and for senior teammate Eva…
PYSL play in Spring Soccer Festival

PYSL play in Spring Soccer Festival

Princeton Youth Soccer League was represented in the Spring Soccer Festival in Naperville by two U10 teams. The girls team ended the tournam…

Tigers, Bruins take aim on state

Bret Dannis and Brett Schenck are going to be busy boys down at the IHSA Class 2A State Track and Field Meet in Charleston this weekend.

Logan relay takes second at state

EAST PEORIA — Princeton Logan landed three state medals in the IESA 2A State track and field finals, including one state runner-up finish.
Going out with a bang

Going out with a bang

CHARLESTON — It was medal winning day for area athletes, some for the second time and some for the last time.
Moving on to the finals

Moving on to the finals

UPDATE: Saturday was a day for medals for area girls at the IHSA 1A State Track and Field championships. Hall senior Madi Quinn placed fourt…
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