CENTRALIA — The Centralia Orphans and Salem Wildcats will open the football season with their annual rivalry game Friday. The Shrine Game this year is set to take place at Evers Field. Centralia Orphans Football Coach Bobby Brenneisen says for his program to make it five straight winning seasons, he will need young players to
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talked with three of the leaders of this year’s Mt. Vernon Rams football team before Meet The Rams Night on August 17th. Here is his chat with senior running back and linebacker Chase Belangee.
SESSER — The Sesser-Valier-Waltonville Red Devils football team opens their 2018 season at home against Carmi Friday night. The Red Devils are coming off an 8-2 season in 2017. Red Devils coach John Shadowens says with his team coming off back-to-back playoff appearances, he hopes his squad can continue moving forward. Shadowens says he has
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talked with three of the leaders of this year’s Mt. Vernon Rams football team before Meet The Rams Night on August 17th. Here is his chat with sophomore receiver and safety Evan Leake.
MT. VERNON — It’s hard to believe, but the high school football season kicks off on Friday across the state of Illinois. The Mt. Vernon Rams will play host to the Taylorville Tornadoes on Friday night with a 7 p.m. kickoff from Ken Hunt Stadium. Mt. Vernon Rams Football Coach Jerod Kessler says his team
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer Coach Vimal Patel about how their summer workouts have gone, along with previewing the team’s upcoming season.
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Rams Boys’ Soccer Team is preparing for the opening of their season coming up. The team will open their season in the Metro Cup Tournament in Belleville. Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer Coach Vimal Patel says the tournament field has grown from last year, and playing in the tournament will show
WMIX’s Kyle Norris spoke with Jerod Kessler, Mt. Vernon football coach about how the summer has gone along with what his team looks like for the upcoming season.
CARBONDALE, Ill. — Coming off a second-straight trip to the MVC Tournament Championship game, the Southern Illinois softball team will keep a familiar face in the dugout as Kenzi Tate has been promoted to full-time assistant coach for the Salukis. A native of Mount Vernon, Ill., Tate played her high school ball for the Lady Rams where she