After a few years away from serving as a head soccer coach, Nick Myers was excited when he learned Mendota — his alma mater — had an opening.
After finishing last season with a 6-22 overall record and 1-11 in the Three Rivers Conference East Division, the Hall volleyball team has figuratively locked the 2018 record book, put it in a vault and threw away the key.
Monica (O’Hare) Hannah traveled from Kansas City, Kan., to Spring Creek Golf Course in Spring Valley over the weekend out of honor and respect for her coach, teacher and mentor.
The St. Bede golf program has a tale of two goals with the boys being young with a clear cut No. 1 golfer and the girls looking for redemption after narrowly missing a sectional berth last year.
Per usual, a high school program’s roster changes from season to season, and the La Salle-Peru girls tennis team graduated some top players and has to refill its positions.
Work actually got a bit less hectic for Marty DeAngelo, director of golf operations at pristine Medinah Country Club, on Thursday when the first round of the BMW Championship began.
The Hy-Vee parking lot saw wide eyes, smiles, half-closed eyes and yawns Saturday morning as runners, supporters, volunteers and drivers met to begin the 35th St. Jude La Salle/Peru to Peoria Run at 5:30 a.m.
On an absolutely perfect day for championship golf, Baley Lehr dominated the course to defend his Illinois Valley Men’s Golf Championship against the largest field in years.