WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Jackson Rinehart, a senior defenseman for the Mt. Vernon Rams soccer team about this year’s team and where the team is headed.
NASHVILLE — Although the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team fell Thursday to an always tough Breese Central Cougars squad, it’s the only loss Nashville has suffered this year after rattling six straight wins off to start the season. Nashville volleyball coach Josh Kunkel says this team has talent and lofty goals. The Hornettes have matchups with
CENTRALIA — The Centralia Orphans soccer team won two out of three in a stretch last week that had them playing Mater Dei, at Althoff, and Greenville in consecutive days. The Orphans got wins over the Knights and Comets, while they fell on the road to the Crusaders 4-1. Coming up on the schedule is
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Rams couldn’t find a way into the end zone Friday night, as they fall to the Dunlap Eagles 34-0 at Ken Hunt Stadium. Dunlap senior quarterback Myles Burke threw for 307 yards and got four passing touchdowns in the Eagle victory. The Eagles (2-0) held Mt. Vernon senior quarterback
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters: Bold listed teams are 618 / Southern Illinois teams. Class 8A School W-L Pts Prv 1. Lincoln-Way East (11) (1-0) 119 1 2. Loyola (1) (1-0) 108 2 3. Maine South (1-0) 97
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Hailey Mooney, a junior on the Mt. Vernon Rams Volleyball team about her team and their season.
MCLEANSBORO — The Hamilton County Foxes volleyball team is looking to continue a string of success the program has had in recent years. The Foxes have had seven seasons with 20 or more wins since 2010 under the leadership of Jason Hall. Hall says there are multiple factors that have brought sustained success to his
CARBONDALE — MVTHS Alum Kenzi Tate recently took an assistant coaching position with the softball program at SIU. The former Rams star is happy to be so close to home working full-time in the sport she loves. Tate says she loves to help young athletes grow through the sport of softball. Tate appeared as a
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Mt. Vernon Volleyball senior Maggie Piper about her team and her senior year expectations.
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Rams fell to the Taylorville Tornadoes 20-8 Friday night to open the 2018 football season. The Rams led for most of the first half, but Taylorville was able to hold Mt. Vernon to the one touchdown. That Ram touchdown came on the opening drive of the game. Taylorville would