CISSNA PARK – Josey Fruhling had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead St. Joseph-Ogden past CPCI 37-24 on Monday night in prep girls' basketball action.
Hannah Graham added 10 rebounds for the Spartans. Taylor Redeker led the Timberwolves with 11 points.
Team(s) of the Week: Snow plow drivers, de-icing units, friendly neighbors that shovel sidewalks
Snowmaggedon 2011 – or is it the Snowpocalypse? Snow-nami? – has altered the travel schedules of more than one Big Ten team. Penn State coach Ed DeChellis said Monday officials were trying to move up their Monday flight four hours to beat the incoming storm that dumped ice and snow on C-U roads Monday night.
WINNSBORO, S.C. – Russell Blackston saw too much of Ralph Cooper during the South Carolina high school football playoffs. And figures the Big Ten will see plenty of the Illinois-bound linebacker in the next few seasons.
Cooper helped Winnsboro (S.C.) Fairfield Central beat Blackston's Belton-Honea Path Bears 35-28.
Of the Top 25 teams picked this week by our astute Paul Klee (he’s better than AP), there is only one starter who played his last season of pre-college basketball in the state of Illinois. That player is Decatur’s Lewis Jackson at Purdue.
Americans are being urged to consume a lot less salt, switch to fat-free or low-fat dairy products and eat a variety of proteins — not just meat.
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Do your kids like history, or have an artistic streak? They may want to try their hand at an art contest honoring Champaign's sesquicentennial.
Youths from preschool through high school who live in Champaign are invited to enter the contest recognizing Champaign’s 150 years of existence.