Area Sports

Four NCHS Seniors Named All-South

  Above: Carson Parker and Terry Pelczynski with their All-Tournament plaques following the Mater Dei Tournament. Below: Rylee Luechtefeld and Sabrina Kollbaum receive All-Tournament medals after the NIT Tournament to begin the season.  All four seniors were named to the IBCA All-South Basketball teams for their efforts this season.

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COVID-19’s Effect On The ‘20 Spring Sports Season

By: Garrett Krohne [email protected] As our nation endures these trying times, it is important to take into account the sacrifices individuals are making in order to return to normalcy. The military, ambulance services, first responders, fire fighters, police officers in addition to grocery store and gas station associates are all jobs that come to mind…

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Hornets Win Sophomore Tournament

By: Garrett Krohne [email protected] Saturday, Feb. 29th, the Sophomore Hornets began play in the 43rd Annual Murphysboro Tournament. They opened play against Hamilton County. The Hornets were able to open the tournament on a high note as they claimed a 59 to 48 victory. Nolan Heggemeier highlighted the scoring for the Hornets, as he drained…

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Bultman Named GLVC Freshman Of The Year

  Nashville alum Bryce Bultman received postseason honors this week, earning Freshman Of The Year in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. According to McKendree Athletics, Bultman was the team leader in rebounds and assists with 158 total rebounds and 84 assists on the season. He averaged 9.5 points per game with 256 total points for 2019-20.…

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