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LTC softball has busy start fall season

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

The start to the fall season has been a busy one for Lincoln Trail College’s softball team, as they played eight games in a span of nine days and came away with a 4-4 record. In the IECC Classic at Olney Sept. 11, the Lady Statesmen lost to Olney Central (13-2) and Wabash Valley (5-3).

Statesmen win two of three to start fall season

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

Two lopsided wins and a narrow loss have been the results for Lincoln Trail College’s baseball team to open their fall campaign. The Statesmen opened with a 14-11 win over Frontier Community College Sept. 2, then lost to Dyersburg State (3-1) on Sept. 10 and followed with an 11-3 win South Suburban later that day.

Robinson's Elizabeth Shea (10) blocks the tip attempt from Oblong's Gracie Lemmon, while Robinson's Grace Gower (1) and Oblong's Ginna Russell (15) and Jorie Weber (6) are also around the play during Monday's match in Oblong. The Lady Maroons would defeat the Lady Panthers in two sets, 25-19, 25-14. Josh Brown | Daily News

Lady Maroons score pair of wins, Lady Panthers split, Lady Tigers fall

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

Following an up-and-down weekend, Robinson High School’s volleyball team got back on track with a pair of wins earlier this week. The Lady Maroons opened the week with a two-set win over county foe Oblong, winning the varsity match 25-19, 25-14 and taking the junior varsity match, 25-11, 25-22.

Robinson's Katelyn Jones (left) and Austin Wesley (right) each received medals for finishing in the top-five of their respective races at the Mattoon Invitational Wednesday. Jones finished second out of 95 runners in the girls' race to help the Lady Maroons to a third-place finish, while Wesley came in fifth out 114 runners in the boys' race, helping the Maroons to a fifth-place team finish. Contributed photo

Robinson XC girls third, boys fifth at Mattoon Invitational

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

Another strong showing against tough competition led to positive results for Robinson High School’s cross country teams Wednesday. The Lady Maroons placed third in a strong field, while the Maroons came in fifth in a deep field at the Mattoon Invitational.

RHS girls’ tennis team downs Charleston

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

Continued strong play led Robinson High School’s girls’ tennis team to another win earlier this week. The Lady Maroons scored another dual match win, downing visiting Charleston 7-2 in a match at Washington Park.

NMS cross country teams win at Allendale

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

Taking the top spots in both races helped Nuttall Middle School’s cross country teams to wins in a meet at Allendale Monday. Robinson beat two other teams to take the top spot in the boys’ race, while the girls’ team won by default due to them being the only team with enough runners to post a team score.

Robinson JV football splits recent games

By JOSH BROWN
| September 23, 2021

It was one up and one down for Robinson High School’s junior varsity football team in its two most recent outings.

Crowd shows support for coach

By Randy Harrison
| September 22, 2021

About 50 coaches, parents and current and former students turned out to support Robinson High School...

OPH falls to Melrose Park, 29-0

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Winning is hard to do when you don’t score and Oblong-Palestine-Hutsonville’s football team continues to struggle in that department.

LTC soccer splits pair of matches

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Results were mixed for Lincoln Trail College’s men’s soccer team in a pair of matches recently, as they won one and lost one.

RHS XC girls third, boys 4th at Olney Invitational

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Strong individual efforts led to solid team results for Robinson High School’s cross country teams at the Olney Invitational Saturday.

RHS girls’ tennis beats Casey, finishes third at Casey Doubles Tourney

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Two trips to Casey in three days netted a decent amount of success for Robinson High School’s girls’ tennis team.

RHS golfers second in three-team meet

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Although the numbers weren’t great, they were still good enough for Robinson High School’s golf team to get at least one win Thursday.

Oblong-Palestine golfers fifth at Paris Invitational

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

It wasn’t the best of days for Oblong-Palestine’s high school golf team, but it was still good enough for a top-five finish in a deep and talented field at the Paris Invitational Saturday.

NMS XC girls second, boys third at Olney Invitational

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

A handful of top-10 individual finishes helped Nuttall Middle School’s cross country teams finish near the top of the leaderboards at the annual Olney Invitational Friday.

Lady Statesmen drop three matches recently

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Wins continue to be hard to come by for Lincoln Trail College’s volleyball team, as the Lady Statesmen dropped three more matches recently.

LTC golfers seventh at Vincennes Invitational

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

A pair of solid individual performances were not enough to keep Lincoln Trail College’s golf team from the bottom of the standings recently, as the Statesmen finished seventh out of eight teams at the Vincennes University Fall Invitational at Country Oaks Golf Club in Montgomery, Ind., Sept. 11-12.

Sports Calendar 9-22

September 20, 2021

Wednesday, Sept. 22Lincoln Trail CollegeMen’s Soccer (H) Oakland City JV, 3 p.m.RobinsonGolf at Litt...

Robinson's Dylan York (11) has his eyes upfield as he heads up the sideline during a punt return Friday night against Marshall. York returned the punt untouched for a 76-yard touchdown to help the Maroons build a 28-0 halftime lead en route to a 46-6 win in the Little Illini Conference contest. Josh Brown | Daily News

Maroons roll past Marshall for 46-6 win

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Getting back to what they do best was the goal for Robinson High School’s football team Friday night and the Maroons did exactly that.

Hutsonville-Palestine's volleyball team won the Little Okaw Valley Conference Tournament Saturday in Hutsonville. The Lady Tigers went 4-0 in the five-team, round-robin event, winning all of their matches in straight sets. Contributed photo

Lady Tigers win LOVC Tournament, Lady Panthers finish third

By JOSH BROWN
| September 20, 2021

Four matches in six hours wasn’t too much for Hutsonville-Palestine’s volleyball team handle Saturday, as the Lady Tigers rolled through their competition on their way to a championship in the Little Okaw Valley Conference Tournament.


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