Sports

Sports scores and schedules for Greenville Illinois and Bond County.

Watson’s Senators Tournament Wrap

In recent Junior Legion baseball action, Watson’s Senators won one of four games in a tournament hosted by Greenville University. The Senators defeated Decatur 9 to 0 in five innings. Brock Nelson pitched a...

Quarter Midget Nationals In Greenville

Racing action for the Thunder in the Cornfields Eastern Grand Nationals at the I-70 Quarter Midget track in Greenville begins Wednesday. The track is on the Bond County Fairgrounds. I-70 Association Publicity Director Dan Ricklefs said...

HEAT Athletes Compete In Florida

The week of June 11th-16th, 36 athletes from Hilltop Elite Academy of Tumbling and Trampoline, Inc. (HEAT) traveled to Fort Lauderdale, FL to compete against other USTA (United States Tumbling and Trampoline Association) athletes...

Quarter Midget Racing Grand Nationals In Greenville

The I-70 Quarter Midget Association, based in Greenville, is hosting the Eastern Grand National event. The action will be at the track located on the Bond County Fairgrounds. Controlled practices begin Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. with...

Hohlt Leaving Greenville For New FCA Position

Luke Hohlt, Southern Illinois director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and his family will soon be leaving for him to take another FCA position. Hohlt is going to northwest Missouri to become FCA multi-area...

Fellowship Of Christian Athletes Camp

A three-day Fellowship of Christian Athletes sports camp concluded Friday at the Greenville Junior High and high school complex. Over 150 boys and girls participated, with volunteer coaches leading them. Luke Hohlt directed the camp. ...

Watson’s Senators Baseball Update

A tournament at Decatur on Saturday was rained out for the Watson’s Senators Junior Legion baseball team, but it ended up hosting the Canton Crushers at the Greenville High School diamond. The Senators won twice...

Watson’s Senators Win Doubleheader

The Watson’s Senators’ Junior Legion baseball team won a doubleheader last weekend after opening the season in the Greenville University wooden bat tournament. In that tourney, the Senators won one of three games. The...

Unit Two Coaches Rehired

Athletic coaches for the winter season have been rehired at Bond County Unit 2 high school. The school board approved Todd Cantrill as head boys’ basketball coach, Adam Doll and Aristede Ephron as assistant boys’...

Schlemer A Two-Time National Champion

7 year old Talulla Schlemer, of Mulberry Grove, is a two-time national champion. Tallula competed in the 2018 USTA Nationals on June 12th and June 13th in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She placed first in her flight,...