ELKVILLE — The Elverado Falcons are the three seed in their Class 1A Volleyball subsectional. Their draw will send them to Zeigler Tuesday for a first round matchup with Christ Our Savior Lutheran. If they win Tuesday, they’ll face the winner of Christopher and the host Tornadoes on Wednesday. Falcons volleyball coach Donette Wheatley says
WEST FRANKFORT — The West Frankfort Lady Redbirds volleyball program has seen their share of struggles in recent years. But progress has already been made under first year coach Kellie Griffith. Griffith took over two weeks before the season began. She says what’s been most impressive about her girls this year is their work ethic.
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Kevin Perkins and Joshua of the Mt. Vernon Boys Cross Country team about how they felt they have progressed this season along with what they still want to accomplish.
MT. VERNON — Mt. Vernon Rams football is still in search of that first win of the season. But they have a chance to pick up that victory tonight over rival Centralia at Evers Field. Rams football coach Jerod Kessler says they’re going to get creative to keep the Orphans on their toes. Centralia fans
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Summer Chelf, Britney Brown, and Mya Figgins of the Mt. Vernon Girls Cross Country team about how they felt they have progressed this season along with what they still want to accomplish.
MARION — The Marion Wildcats are in the driver’s seat for the South Seven Conference crown in football. All that stands between them and the championship is rival Carbondale, who is looking for a share of that title tomorrow night in Jackson County. Cahokia could also make it a three-way tie for the conference championship
HERRIN — The Herrin Tigers volleyball program are getting to showcase their home floor plenty in the month of October. After holding their annual tournament Saturday, they will play host to a Class 3A Volleyball Regional coming up in less than two weeks. Herrin volleyball coach Karen Jurich says she’s excited to showcase high school
FLORA — For just the second time since 2010, the Flora Wolves are eligible for the IHSA football playoffs after a win over Newton Friday night, 7-0. Coach Brian Tackitt’s team had just one win in 2018. Now, he says he hopes this group has laid the foundation for the future. The Wolves can clinch a
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Mikayla Robbers and Sophie Eastham, two senior cross country runners at Waltonville about their first year in the new XC program in Waltonville, along with their goals for the rest of the season and how cross country has prepared them for the winter and spring seasons.
CARBONDALE — The Carbondale Terriers football team is still eyeing a South Seven crown as we hit week seven of the high school football season. Even with their loss to Cahokia two weeks ago, the Terriers are still in a prime position to grab a share of the conference title. This week, the Terriers face