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  • Kindred
    Doug Bartels makes his living in investments at a bank in Chicago. He sits at a desk, works on a computer. Yet, at some point every day, he is back at Ridgeview High School, hearing the voice of the man he still calls “Mr. Kellar.” Bartels is on a basketball court, learning the game and so m…
  • Shrine Game
    BLOOMINGTON — The first three of Zac Lonergan's four receptions Saturday afternoon came in Tucci Stadium's west end zone. But recalling the one that ended a little shy of the goal line made him sigh.
  • Intern
    LEROY — Lane Lindstrom has spent so much time working out, he could probably run his own gym.
  • CCHS
    BLOOMINGTON — An unselfish attitude is a highly regarded trait in a high school athlete.

Kuse shines in All-Star football loss

MAROA — Heyworth High School quarterback Josh Kuse earned MVP honors for the West team Saturday after a 20-14 loss in the Order of the Eastern…

June 29, 2015 12:00 pm(0)

Area coaches in favor of IHSA bracketing changes

BLOOMINGTON — There might be more travel required, especially when the postseason begins in several high school sports for the 2015-16 school year.

June 25, 2015 8:00 pm(0)

Kindred: 'Coach Kellars' Court' a tribute to father, son

Kindred: 'Coach Kellars' Court' a tribute to father, son

Doug Bartels makes his living in investments at a bank in Chicago. He sits at a desk, works on a computer. Yet, at some point every day, he is…

June 21, 2015 6:30 am Photos

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Lonergan's big day lifts West in Shrine game

Lonergan's big day lifts West in Shrine game

BLOOMINGTON — The first three of Zac Lonergan's four receptions Saturday afternoon came in Tucci Stadium's west end zone. But recalling the on…

June 20, 2015 8:02 pm Photos

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EPG's Reeves continues family tradition in Shrine All-Star Game

EPG's Reeves continues family tradition in Shrine All-Star Game

BLOOMINGTON — In preparing to play in Saturday's Illinois High School Shrine Game, El Paso-Gridley High School lineman Tristun Reeves had more…

June 19, 2015 6:30 pm Photos

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Super Bowl title brings autographs, ring for Hoomanawanui

Super Bowl title brings autographs, ring for Hoomanawanui

NORMAL — You can’t fit the signature on just anything. There has to be some open space for a Michael Hoomanawanui autograph.

June 19, 2015 5:00 pm Photos

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Mahomet's exit clouds future of Corn Belt

Mahomet's exit clouds future of Corn Belt

With Mahomet-Seymour High School headed to the Apollo Conference for the 2017-18 academic year, the remaining Corn Belt Conference schools now…

June 05, 2015 11:45 am(1)

Senate endorses IHSA-backed concussion legislation

SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Senate endorsed legislation on Thursday to require students who have suffered a concussion to seek permission of a …

April 30, 2015 5:00 pm(0)

Gym ownership could work out for LeRoy's Lindstrom

Gym ownership could work out for LeRoy's Lindstrom

LEROY — Lane Lindstrom has spent so much time working out, he could probably run his own gym.

April 20, 2015 7:00 pm Photos

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Eureka to leave Corn Belt for HOIC in 2016

Eureka to leave Corn Belt for HOIC in 2016

Since the inception of the Heart of Illinois Conference in 2006, Eureka High School has looked a bit longingly at the nearby league.

April 14, 2015 4:15 pm(0)

Hickman to be among BNOA Hall of Fame inductees

BLOOMINGTON — Illinois High School Association Executive Director Marty Hickman will be among three people inducted into the Bloomington-Norma…

April 13, 2015 6:30 pm(0)

Hassett takes over football reins at Streator

Hassett takes over football reins at Streator

STREATOR — When Brian Hassett arrived as Prairie Central High School football coach, the Hawks had gone 6-30 in the prior four years, includin…

February 19, 2015 5:15 pm(8)

Normal West to play football game at Peoria's Dozer Park

Normal West to play football game at Peoria's Dozer Park

PEORIA — Normal West High School will participate in the first football game at Peoria's Dozer Park when the Wildcats meet Peoria Notre Dame o…

February 17, 2015 5:15 pm(0)

Coffman embraces role with Central Catholic

Coffman embraces role with Central Catholic

BLOOMINGTON — An unselfish attitude is a highly regarded trait in a high school athlete.

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Area NCAA Division I signees

NCAA Division I signees

February 03, 2015 9:00 pm(2)

West's Worthman finds challenge, 'great fit' at Air Force

West's Worthman finds challenge, 'great fit' at Air Force

NORMAL — Normal West High School senior quarterback Arion Worthman was looking to be challenged on the next level.

January 30, 2015 5:30 pm Photos

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Steady Boyd helping Ironmen stay on point

Steady Boyd helping Ironmen stay on point

NORMAL — David Boyd often is under siege as Normal Community High School’s point guard. That comes with facing what NCHS basketball coach Dave…

January 29, 2015 8:00 pm Related (0)

Central Catholic to induct three into Hall of Fame

Central Catholic to induct three into Hall of Fame

BLOOMINGTON — Bobby Moews, Jim Concklin and Kurt Oleson will be inducted Friday into the Central Catholic High School Athletic Hall of Fame pr…

January 20, 2015 5:00 am(1)

Hoomanawanui, Studebaker to vie for Super Bowl berth

Hoomanawanui, Studebaker to vie for Super Bowl berth

Regardless who wins Sunday’s AFC Championship Game in Foxborough, Mass., a former Pantagraph area high school star will be headed to the Super Bowl.

January 15, 2015 5:00 pm Photos

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IHSA's Hickman to retire in 2016

IHSA's Hickman to retire in 2016

BLOOMINGTON — Illinois High School Association Executive Director Marty Hickman on Monday told the organization's Board of Directors that he w…

January 12, 2015 2:16 pm(1)

Pantagraph All-Area football team

Pantagraph all-area football team

December 12, 2014 2:00 pm(0)

Competitive fire a family value for Player of the Year Jochums

Competitive fire a family value for Player of the Year Jochums

MINONK — The flame that drove Grant Jochums to a dream football season never seems to flicker, let alone go out.

December 12, 2014 7:00 am Photos

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Upon review, no replay for disputed Oklahoma game

Upon review, no replay for disputed Oklahoma game

OKLAHOMA CITY — The ruling on the field stands: A high school football team from a small Oklahoma community is moving on to the state semifina…

December 11, 2014 8:22 pm(0)

Fieldcrest pair heads area all-state picks

Senior running back/linebacker Grant Jochums and senior two-way lineman Jared Rients of Class 2A state semifinalist Fieldcrest High School wer…

December 06, 2014 5:00 pm(0)

Unit 5 reconsiders, reinstates Hess as West head coach

Unit 5 reconsiders, reinstates Hess as West head coach

NORMAL — Football players reverse their field all the time. Monday, Unit 5 did the same in regard to Normal West High School head football coa…

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West to football coach Hess: Resign or be fired

West to football coach Hess: Resign or be fired

NORMAL — The Illinois High School Association suspension of Darren Hess ended Monday. Hess’ tenure as Normal West High School head football co…

December 01, 2014 2:00 pm(29)

Former QB files suit against IHSA over head injuries

CHICAGO — A former high school quarterback followed in the steps of one-time pro and college players Saturday by suing a sports governing body…

November 29, 2014 2:56 pm(1)

Fieldcrest's Rients heads all-HOIC football team

Senior lineman Jared Rients of league champion Fieldcrest High School was a two-way first-team selection on the all-Heart of Illinois Conferen…

November 24, 2014 6:00 pm(0)

Sweeping football changes to be voted on by IHSA membership

Sweeping football changes to be voted on by IHSA membership

BLOOMINGTON — A proposal that would change the face of high school football in Illinois will be voted upon by the Illinois High School Associa…

November 24, 2014 3:30 pm(4)
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