The Mendota Minor League softball team had a tune up Tuesday night.
A year after leading the Hall baseball team to the Class 2A state championship, Brant Vanaman found himself in an unfamiliar position.
ORION — The streets of Mendota had a long line of cars with bright lights and even louder horns at midnight today to celebrate the Junior League softball team.
Last year, Drew Lane and Logan Jones got to experience the Peru Senior League baseball team’s run to the Central Region Tournament championship game.
OTTAWA — The Peru Minor League team got on the scoreboard first and didn’t stop changing the numbers until they enforced a 14-4 10-run rule victory over Streator in five innings in Game 2 of the District 20 Tournament championship series.
Taking a walk through the Wimbiscus house could confuse people into thinking they’re walking through a museum, especially in the sitting room at the back of the Peru house.
La Salle-Peru graduate Nate Stubler prepares to throw the ball during a Junior Team USA event. Stubler attended Junior Team USA camp June 26 to July 2 in Arlington, Texas and is waiting to find out if he made the team for the Pan American Bowling Confederation Youth Championships later this …
Storylines were not hard to find for the District 20 Little League Softball championship series held Saturday and Sunday at Veterans Park in Peru.
Growing up near Wrigley Field and attending St. Andrew’s Grade School less than a mile from the park, Joanna Besser was drawn to the Chicago Cubs.
At the end of the 2017 volleyball season, Hallie Monroe decided to resign as the LaMoille-Ohio coach because she was pregnant for the first time and didn’t know what to expect with the next chapter of her life.
After the 2017 volleyball season, Hallie Monroe resigned as the LaMoille-Ohio coach because she was pregnant and didn't know what to expect with the next chapter of her life.
During the calendar year, you always hear about traveling baseball, traveling basketball, traveling volleyball and sports athletes can participate in outside of school.
This summer as we’ve written stories about people from the Illinois Valley who travel to attend games, it’s reminded me of all the fond memories from my travels.
MANLIUS — When you pull into Manlius Oil Company, you may see Kale Barnett outside painting or washing propane tanks, or polishing trucks.
Tim Puetz, formerly of Peru, carded 13 birdies in three days in the 54-hole New York Metropolitan section PGA Professional tournament this week, to qualify for the National PGA Professional Tournament, a top honor for club pros.
La Salle-Peru graduate Rachel Hickey qualified for the Pan American Under 20 Championships with a second-place finish in the 1,500-meter run at the USA Track and Field U20 Outdoor Championships on Sunday in Miramar, Fla.