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The Litchfield Purple Panthers knew coming into this season they would have several hurdles to get through, one being an inexperienced lineup.  A two-week set back would not help matters out, … more
The Calhoun Warriors handed the Nokomis girls basketball team their second loss of the season on Tuesday, Feb. 23, beating the Redskins by just three points, 48-45. Shooting wasn’t the issue … more
Since the 1998-99 season, when Hillsboro downed Nokomis 64-45, the Hiltopper boys basketball team had a record of 1 win, 22 losses when playing the Nokomis Redskins (the lone win came in the 2014-15 … more
Trailing by eight at the end of the first half, Litchfield Coach Rob Corso’s Lady Panthers outscored Staunton 12-5 in the third period to inch within a point, but Coach Corrie Allan’s … more
In their six games this season, the Lincolnwood boys basketball team has scored 290 points, an average of 48.33, while giving up 280, an average of 46.67. Those numbers should probably yield a record … more
Since Feb. 14, 2020 Simmons Gym has been silent, but on Friday night, Feb. 19, the silence was broken as the Litchfield Purple Panthers finally hit the hardwood in their 2021 campaign. Litchfield … more
Five days after Lincolnwood defeated Pawnee for the Lady Lancers’ first win of the season, the Indians had a shot for revenge on their home floor. Pawnee would make the most of their second … more
That the Hillsboro varsity boys could win in Roxana this season was questionable, given the Shells return an athletic, experienced, senior-laden bunch, so that made the Toppers’ 23 point margin … more
Nokomis’ perfect start to the season survived by the skin of the Lady Redskins’ teeth on Thursday, Feb. 18, as they defeated East Alton-Wood River (EAWR) 56-53 in overtime. All season … more
No matter how you slice up the Hillsboro girls game against Roxana on Thursday, Feb. 18, the Lady Hiltoppers were dominant in their 52-15 win over the Shells. Offensively, the Toppers scored ten … more
Ben Clavin scored a career best 22 points and hit five three-pointers in Nokomis’ 60-35 win over Mt. Olive on Friday, Feb. 19. The Redskins led 9-8 after one quarter, but tacked on 11 points … more
The Nokomis girls basketball team has had one of the best starts to the season in the area, but the Lady Redskins ran into a Hillsboro squad hitting its stride on Saturday, Feb. 20, as they fell to … more
The long awaited Litchfield High School girls and boys basketball seasons will open on Feb. 19 when the Lady Panthers go toe-to-toe with the Lady Bulldogs of Staunton in a South Central match-up at … more
In 18 years of coaching high school basketball Drew Logan has run into a lot of different obstacles, but nothing has been thrown at him like the past year has delivered.  In his tenth year at … more
Kyra Huber, a Hillsboro graduate, raced down the track to victory.  And it only took the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh sophomore only 8.08 seconds to win the 60-meter dash in a dual meet … more
Nokomis’ success over the last 40 years hasn’t come from lamenting losses. Whether it be graduation, injuries or illness, the Redskins have adapted a plug-and-play system where players … more
After waiting three months for the season to start, how was the Hillsboro girls basketball team rewarded? How about four straight road games to start the 2021 season with games against two tough … more
The Nokomis girls basketball team’s undefeated start to the season continued on Thursday, Feb. 11, as the Redskins survived an overtime threat from the South Fork Ponies in a 50-46 … more
There were plenty of opportunities for the players of the fledgling Lincolnwood girls basketball program to quit going into the 2020-21 season. While all the players were athletic, some excelling … more
After back-to-back losses by a total of five points, it was gut check time for the Lincolnwood boys basketball team on Saturday, Feb. 13. As snow fell outside the Woodshed in Raymond, threes rained … more
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