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Salem Volleyball Back At It Tonight In Centralia…Will Play At Benton Tournament This Weekend

(Photo by Greg Maxey) Salem returns to volleyball action tonight when they travel to Trout Arena to take on the Centralia Annies.  Salem is looking for their first win of the season. Salem will also play in the Benton Tournament this weekend.  They will be part of Pool B with Carlyle, Woodlawn and Pinckneyville.  Pool…read more »


Bobcats Still Perfect Behind Nick Gregg On Mound

(Photo by Bruce Hixon) BREESE – Franklin Park improved to 12-0 on the baseball season with their 10-5 win on the road at Breese.  Nick Gregg was the winning pitcher striking out 5.  Rolen Adams, Isaak Williams, Aden Susmena, Griffin Day, Cole Johnson, Gregg, Colton Shoemaker and Josh Powless all had hits in the game. …read more »

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Lady Cats Fall At Central….Prep Volleyball Scores

(Photo by Greg Maxey) The Salem Lady Wildcats volleyball team played much better than they had over the weekend, but it wasn’t enough as they fell to Breese Central in Cahokia play 11-25, 17-25.  Karlie Rose had 2 assists; Chloe Harness 3 kills with 2 each coming from Kenzie Martin and Taylor Gillett.  Ellie Bunnell…read more »


Wildcats Shutout Valmeyer 9-0 In Prep Soccer Action

(Photo by Greg Maxey) FCC FIELDS – The Salem Wildcats picked up their 2nd soccer win at home this season with a 9-0 shutout of Valmeyer.  Griffin Snodsmith scored twice with goals also coming from Liam Robinson, Austin Snow, Josh Harvey, Isaac Richards, Carter Wilson and Brady Munter.  Aaron Wilzbach got the shutout in net.…read more »

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