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Seven Hillsboro High School players, along with five players from the Gillespie/Litchfield co-op team, were among those honored with all-conference accolades by the soccer coaches of the South … more
The Hillsboro boys tennis team has changed a lot since the Toppers took to the courts last in May 2019. With a slew of seniors lost to graduation and a new coach in Fred Butler, the team was a bit of … more
After a close call against Pleasant Plains on Wednesday, the Morrisonville High School baseball team picked up their first win of the season on Thursday, April 22, against Lanphier’s JV … more
The Staunton Bulldogs spoiled the Nokomis softball team’s season opener on Saturday, April 24, by beating the Redskins 11-0 in five innings. While the final score ended up lopsided in the … more
The Hillsboro High School softball team took on PORTA on Thursday, April 22, on the Bluejays’ home field in Petersburg. The Jays, who co-op with AC-Central, would defend their home turf in … more
While rain has thrown a wrench in the plans of Macon Speedway several times this season, the track was able to host its season opener on Saturday, April 17. Hillsboro racers Nathan Lynch, Kevin … more
Jade Taylor,  a Litchfield graduate, only had one goal and one assist for Greenville University this year.  But, it could not have come at a better time. Well, the assist could not have. … more
Kaskaskia College and Hillsboro High School aren’t intrinsically linked athletically in the minds of many, but if the Blue Angels keep getting athletes the caliber of their last three signees … more
From Zion Lutheran to JV to varsity, Litchfield senior Cara Pence has been able to be a difference maker at every level on the volleyball court. Now, Pence will have the opportunity to do that again, … more
With almost two years passing between games, many girls soccer teams will be filled with new faces in the 2021 season and Hillsboro is no exception. Since the team’s last game on May 8, … more
The last time Pleasant Plains and Hillsboro were on the same field together, the Toppers were celebrating a 5-2 victory over the visitors from Sangamon County in the Litchfield Sectional … more
A three-run fourth inning by Southwestern negated an early lead for Morrisonville as the Piasa Birds defeated the Mohawks 5-2 on Monday, April 19. Getting a game in before Tuesday’s snow, … more
One of the last things a high school baseball team with a new coach needs in the middle of the week before the first games of the season is weather cold enough to support snow, but that’s what … more
Success breeds success.  That is Katie Schaake’s theory. The Hillsboro graduate, now a freshman at Lincoln Land Community College, is not only doing very well, both on the mound and at … more
The Duff Boys racing team had never been to the Muddy Waters MX Park in Port Byron, but if they keep turning out results like they did on April 18, it may become a frequent stop. Cooper Duff ran … more
Two events in two states resulted in five more wins for Hillsboro flat track motorcycle racer Chase Saathoff on April 17-18, with a little training to go along with the racing on the … more
Walshville’s Travis Lentz and Morrisonville’s Jhak Walker were among the 177 riders to hit the Tiger Run course at Big Buck Farm in Union, SC, the fifth round of the Grand National Cross … more
Nine local riders were among the 296 to race at the Sand Goblin Enduro in Lake Village, IN on Sunday, April 18, which was sponsored by the Grand Kankakee Trail Riders. more
It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that the Nokomis football team is going to run the ball, but the Dupo coaching staff got to see it firsthand last week when the Redskins took on … more
Pana brought a track team disguised by football pads and helmets Friday evening, April 16, when they came to Hillsboro’s Sawyer Field; they brought only three seniors, but the Panther … more
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