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  • Tigers finish off busy week at Plano 3-2

    PLANO — The opponents were only half the battle for the Princeton Tigers. The grind of playing five games in five days was the other.
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Hornets sting Boiler Girls again

    PERU — In the end, it all worked out the way it was supposed to.Top-seeded Eureka defeated No. 2 Kew ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • Chargers drop Storm

    ERIE — The Orion Chargers got out to an early 6-2 lead over the Bureau Valley Storm and parlayed that into a 69-59 victory Thursday at the 15th annual ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:13 pm
  • At the hoops

    Boys basketball BCR teams DePue (2-0 TCC) 14-0 Bureau Valley (0-1 TRE) 6-6 St. Bede (1-1 TRE) 6- ...
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 3:49 pm
  • Red Devils earn consolation prize

    The Hall Red Devils are ringing in the new year in a big way.The Red Devils won their third straight ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • 2016 Sports in review

    January• The Princeton Tigers defeat rival St. Bede 72-46 at Prouty Gym (Jan. 5) to take over the to ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • Thursday night sports update

    Eureka defeated Kewanee 57-48 to capture the Lady Bruins Christmas Classic championship Thursday night at the Academy.
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Holiday hoopla

    Area high school boys and girls basketball teams are playing in holiday tournaments this week like the Princeton Tigers at Plano.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Little Giants cop Princeville championship

    PRINCEVILLE — Little Giants from DePue are starting to cast a giant shadow over their opponents as they have eclipsed every team on their schedule and ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday night sports update

    A wild finish to the final day of pool play in the Lady Bruins Christmas Classic put a three-way tie-breaker into play in both pools to determine pair ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:02 pm
  • Happenings

    BV night at the racesMANLIUS — The Bureau Valley Sports Boosters will hold its “Night at the Races” ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • DePue dominates Lowpoint

    PRINCEVILLE — Complete domination is the only way to describe what the DePue Little Giants did to the Lowpoint-Washburn Wildcats to kick off Illinois’ ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 2:06 pm
  • Storm’s rally falls short

    ERIE — The small but devoted Bureau Valley and Erie crowd that was in attendance for the opening of the Warkins Memorial Cardinal Classic witnessed a ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 8:32 pm
  • Lady Bruins open with upset

    PERU — The St. Bede Lady Bruins have been practicing on their inbounds plays in practice lately, but they haven’t been working well. On Tuesday, they ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 10:07 am
  • Lady Bruins Classic marks 30th year of holiday hoopla

    In December 1986, Don Carlson, the founding father of the St. Bede girls basketball program, launched the Mid-I 80 Girls Basketball Tournament at the ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 9:44 am