FORT DODGE, Iowa — Heartland Community College finished second in the NJCAA Division II Women's Cross Country National Championships on Saturday, while the Hawks men were fifth.
NORMAL — A year ago, Heartland Community College didn't even have a men's or women's cross country program.
With all other levels of college cross country on hiatus due to the pandemic, junior college runners stepped into the spotlight during the Illinois JUCO Relays at Maxwell Park on Friday night where Heartland College contested its first ever meet.
Nobody who knows nurse Carly Pederson, a former NCHS track star, will be surprised to learn this month finds her on the move as she prepares to continue battling the pandemic.
While the coronavirus pandemic has shrouded the future in fog for some, Ty Wolf has a clear vision for how he wants to start Heartland College's cross country program.
The Illinois State volleyball team closed out the first half of the Missouri Valley Conference season with a 25-23, 25-21, 25-27, 25-21 win over Valparaiso on Saturday at Redbird Arena.
The Illinois State soccer team posted its third straight shutout while improving its win streak to seven, after besting IUPUI in Indianapolis, 1-0, on Tuesday. Junior Natalie Vaughn-Low scored off an assist from senior Kate Del Fava.
Junior Rob Wuethrich shot a 4-under-par 68 to earn medalist honors and help Illinois Wesleyan to the title in the Gordin Collegiate Classic on Tuesday at Columbus Country Club in Columbus, Ohio.
The Illinois State volleyball team (7-5) fell in five sets to Dayton (7-6) on Saturday to wrap up the Buckeye Invitational at Columbus, Ohio.
NORMAL — Heartland Community College has hired Ty Wolf as head coach of its men's and women's cross country teams.
Illinois State senior Kyle Mattes became the Redbirds' highest NCAA Cross Country Championship finisher Saturday by placing 52nd in the NCAA meet at Madison, Wis.
The Illinois State volleyball team clinched a share of the Missouri Valley Conference championship on Friday despite being upset by Bradley, 25-19, 25-22, 25-23, at Peoria.
The Illinois State volleyball team lost twice in the Marquette Invitational on Saturday. The Redbirds first fell to No. 6 Wisconsin, 22-25, 25-14, 25-20, 25-15, before bowing to No. 21 Marquette, 25-23, 26-24, 25-17.
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The Illinois State volleyball team swept its third and final match of the Wildcat Classic on Saturday as the Redbirds topped Arizona to win the tournament with a perfect 3-0 record at Tucson, Ariz.
NORMAL — The 2017 Illinois State Athletics Percy Family Hall of Fame class was officially announced Monday, with 1967 ISU graduate and longtime college basketball coach Steve Fisher selected to receive the inaugural Institutional Great Award.
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