FAIRFIELD — Fairfield wrestlers face a new challenge on Saturday as this is the first year they will be wrestling in the Skull and Crossbones Tournament up in Cumberland County. Mules wrestling coach Donnie Lyons says they expect to see tough competition at the tournament from central Illinois schools they don’t often get to see.
CARLYLE — While the Carlyle Lady Indians are off to a slow start this basketball season, 1st year coach Janelle Kuhn says her team is staying competitive each game. Kuhn says she and her team are still trying to mix and match the pieces their team has together. Carlyle makes a trip to Hillsboro tonight
CHRISTOPHER — Like most high school sports teams, the Christopher girls basketball team is dealing with a few injuries that are leading to girls playing unfamiliar positions on the floor. The team is coming off a 46-37 win Monday night at Webber. Christopher girls basketball coach Seiger Shurtz says he believes the player rotations now
WALTONVILLE — The Waltonville Boys Basketball team has already shown they are a much improved basketball team compared to last season, and the Spartans’ coach says the team has also found an identity. Waltonville coach Anthony Lowery says his team has an mentality of next man up. The Spartans hit the road tonight to take
ILLINOIS (RFD) — The IHSA is moving closer to developing a state tournament series for e-sports or video gaming. The IHSA’s Craig Anderson says the organization declared e-sports an emerging sport last year.
MT. VERNON — District football could completely change what we know of as high school football in the state of Illinois. It’s a much-talked about issue, and it’s a divided issue. Let’s start with this, what is the resolution schools are voting on? The proposal directs the IHSA to implement a football scheduling system for regular-season
SESSER — The voting period continues for high schools in Illinois to decide if the IHSA should implement district play in football. We’re hearing from more coaches on what they think and how their schools will vote. Sesser-Valier-Waltonville coach John Shadowens says his school is a no vote. He says looking at the projects, the
TAYLORVILLE (RFD) — Trying to find the new normal. That’s what Ryan Brown is doing as head basketball coach at Taylorville High School. His central Illinois school and community are dealing with the aftermath of a powerful tornado that swept through town last weekend. Taylorville cancelled classes on Monday, but students were back in class
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Emma Moser, Brooke Cash, and Hannah Hamerski, three seniors for the Webber Lady Trojans basketball team on new coach Cheyenne Spurlock, and what they think of their team this year.