BURLINGTON – Clinton High School golf coach Paul Niedermeyer joked that his team is saving their best performance for last, referencing this weekend's Mississippi Athletic Conference Championship. 

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CLINTON — Even though neither team made it to the championship game, both Camanche and Clinton had an unbelievably successful weekend against a loaded field at the River Queen Invitational on Saturday.

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CAMANCHE—Bowling is a family oriented sport: it's something every age can do, it's something the family can do together. Everywhere you look, especially in Camanche, you can see a father-son duo bowling leagues together, or a group of kids watching their parents.

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CLINTON — With all the improvements made to Ashford University Stadium this summer, LumberKings General Manager Ted Tornow is biding his time on just one more thing: the parking lot. 

Sibling rivalry is sparking competition on the Prince of Peace girls cross country team — sophomore Sophie Griffin is determined to become a better runner than her older sister.

DEWITT—For the second week in a row the Camanche Indians started slow out of the gates, but this time it was too much. The Sabers used their first half to dominate the Indians, and ultimately took the Friday night matchup 41-21.

EDGINGTON, Ill. — The Fulton Steamers evened up their record to 2-2 in a huge way: they took down undefeated and state ranked Rockridge 35-6 on the Rockets’ homecoming night.

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Week 4 is an interesting time of a high school football season, as it serves as the intersection of the campaign where the coaching staff is finally familiar with their players, and the players, in turn, are beginning to comprehend their expectations every Friday night.

FULTON — The Fulton Steamers are continuing their successful season, getting three wins this week even in trying conditions.

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MORRISON, Ill. — The Morrison Fillies couldn’t have had a better start to their 2018 season: they’ve won their first two meets of the season.

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FULTON – The emergence of a rivalry between a pair of programs is often fueled by a series of tight-knit contests. Especially when postseason action is mixed into the conversation.

ELDRIDGE — After slipping into the Iowa High School state volleyball rankings for the first time this season, the River Queens had another exceptional tournament weekend at The Pit at North Scott High School. 

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A dark day that had seen a lot of rain created a slippery environment for cross country runners in Goose Lake on Thursday afternoon. Clinton, Northeast, Camanche and Prince of Peace all brought their runners out for another early season meet.

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TIPTON — Clinton started out the cross country season with a challenging race at Tipton, with the boys coming in fourth as a team.

CLINTON — The Prince of Peace volleyball team stumbled out of the gates Saturday afternoon but finished strong to continue an impressive campaign after a winless 2017 season.

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CLINTON—After a delayed entrance because of a fire alarm, eight individuals and two teams were inducted into the Clinton High School Athletic Hall of Fame.

FULTON – After 15 points of play Tuesday night, a tornado warning was announced over the speaker in the Fulton High School gymnasium as players, coaches and patrons scrambled for cover in locker rooms, bathrooms and hallways.

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CORDOVA, Ill. — As trailers and campers filed into the pit gates at Cordova International Raceway on Thursday, you could feel the excitement in the air as the track employees and the racers prepped for the 65th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts World Series of Drag Racing.

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Six years into his career at Northeast High School and his first full year as head strength coach, Pete Tanzillo took a look at the number of athletes doing extra strength conditioning.

CAMANCHE — The Camanche High School football team had not won a season opener in over five years and failed to capture a home victory the past four seasons.

CLINTON — After graduating only two swimmers from the 2017 season, the Clinton River Queens knew they were returning a lot to the pool. They kicked off their 2018 campaign with a close meet against Tipton on Thursday at home and head coach Albert Hayton liked what he saw.

DEWITT — Even though the Sabers have a new face taking the reins of the Central DeWitt football team for the 2018 season, it’s not a face that’s unfamiliar with the program.

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GOOSE LAKE – As the roster turnout for the Northeast High School football team continues to decline, the Rebels have failed to capture more than two wins in a season since 2010.

FULTON, Ill. — The Fulton golf team is unbelievably young, but once again they did enough to claim the team victory.

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CLINTON – The Clinton High School football team took the field against a live opponent for the first time of the 2018 season in Friday night's scrimmage against Pleasant Valley.

THOMPSON – The Fulton duo of Andrew Schraeder and Patrick Wiebenga led the way in the Steamers' commanding win over Mount Carroll Tuesday night at Sandburr Run Golf Course.

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CLINTON – The morning dew is still fresh on the windshields of a couple dozen cars parked behind the south end zone of Coan Field at Clinton High School.

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MUSCATINE – The Clinton boys golf team is off to a strong start in 2018, placing fifth of 13 teams in the Muskie Boys Golf Invitational Friday afternoon at a challenging Geneva Country Club course.

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CLINTON – Blake Behrens was two years old when he first expressed his interest in golf, using his great grandma's walking cane as a club to spray plastic balls around the house.

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Calm. That's what you see when you see Camanche senior baseball player Jake Drury performing, especially when interacting with his teammates.

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