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Kaskaskia College Softball Program to Host Winter Camp

The Kaskaskia College Blue Angels softball staff and players will host another softball skills camps on Friday, February 21 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. The camp will be in the KC Sports Association Building on the main campus. The camp is open to grade school and high school players.  The cost is $50 per person…read more »


Wildcats Win 3rd Straight, Host Central Thursday

(Photo by Sam Snodsmith) The Salem Wildcats won their 3rd straight game as they traveled to Flora and came away with a 48-40 victory.  Trent Boles led Salem with 11, Caden Bee added 10 with Donovan Williams scoring 9 on three made three’s, Luke Light finished with 8.  Salem is 13-13 and will return back…read more »


Selmaville, Kell, Patoka All Earn Volleyball Wins

In middle-school volleyball, Selmaville defeated Franklin Park 25-11, 22-25, 15-4.  The Lady Rockets are 7-3 as Olivia Paulson served 20 points.  The JV match also went to Selmaville 21-25, 25-20, 15-13.  The Rockets JV are 6-0 behind 20 points from Lauren Burge. Kell-Farrington improved to 9-2 with a win over Wayne City.  The Indian Eagles…read more »


YMCA/ Salem Rec Coed Volleyball

In Marion County YMCA/Salem Rec coed volleyball B League action last night, Serves You Right beat 3 Gen Farms (25-5, 19-25, 15-3). Coryell Investments beat Cross Creek Dentistry (25-8-, 25-10). You Got Served over Security Alarm (7-25, 25-11, 17-15). Ground Up Construction beat Birch Graphics (25-16, 25-20).read more »

Blues defenseman collapses on bench; game postponed

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The St. Louis Blues are monitoring the health of one of their veteran players. Defenseman Jay Bouwmeester had a cardiac episode during a play stoppage in the first period of the Blues’ game against the Ducks in Anaheim. Bouwmeester appeared to be awake and alert as he was being transported out…read more »

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