Doctors “are hoping they can find a match for him because he is in such good health outside of the heart. They said that’s one thing that saved him thus far."
➜ Nick Allegretti (former Illini), Chiefs: The offensive lineman started at left guard for the fourth straight game and played all 78 offensive snaps and five special teams snaps during Kansas City’s 35-31 win at Las Vegas on Sunday night.
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Meyer led the Raiders to their first-ever regional championship by balancing the talents of a competitive lineup.
The Champaign Central sophomore recorded a nine-stroke average below 38, but his passions extend beyond the golf course and into the realm of theater.
Even though competitive dance was moved from higher-risk to lower-risk in Illinois Department of Public Health COVID-19 safety guidelines, the sport still faces interesting barriers this season.
Preps coordinator Colin Likas is keeping tabs on local football programs despite the sport's 2020 season being delayed. In the final segment, he caught up with Rantoul coach Tom Hess.
Former Champaign Central basketball standout and Purdue basketball player, and now N-G columnist, Jay Simpson grew up with fond memories of the NBA draft: 'I really started to believe that I was going to be the first pick in the draft when my time came.'
After initially allowing schools to start their basketball seasons on Nov. 16, the IHSA Board of Directors on Thursday sided with Gov. J.B. Pritzker's recent COVID-19 pandemic mitigations.
The Illinois sophomore stepped in when Alex Palczewski suffered an injury in the victory over Rutgers and could be turned to again this Saturday at Nebraska.
The IHSA's board invited to its upcoming gathering representatives from the governor's office and from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Long-time area official Leroy Schluter would love to have a high school basketball season this winter, but isn't banking on one amid the COVID-19 pandemic: 'It would not surprise me if we don’t play.'
Not only did Ashley Long prove herself to be the area's leading girls' golfer during the 2020 season, but she's also an accomplished performance artist who holds a big role in the school's productions.
They signed national letters of intent with California-Berkeley women's swimming and diving and Tennessee-Martin men's track and field, respectively.
Preps coordinator Colin Likas is keeping tabs on local football programs despite the sport's 2020 season being delayed. In Week 12 (the postseason's quarterfinals) — Arcola coach Nick Lindsey.
As you all may know, high school basketball is in serious limbo this winter in the state of Illinois amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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At least 11 local high schools will not play basketball on the IHSA's current timeline, which may no longer exist by the time Nov. 19 comes and goes.