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CHS Lady Maroons down Fisher Bunnies in season opener

Posted: Friday, Mar 27th, 2015
CLINTON -- On Saturday at midday, the Lady Maroons softball teams squared off on the home field against the Fisher Lady Bunnies.  The home team was as yet unproven, this being their first outing of the season. 
Fisher arrived with a 2-0 record.  But, the weather was cooperating, finally, with a sunny, warm and breezy (the wind blowing out to right

Maroons baseball endures tough home opener

Posted: Tuesday, Mar 24th, 2015
CLINTON -- Wednesday, the Clinton Maroons hosted the Midwest Central Raiders at Evans Field for the Maroons' home opener.  This was also the first game of the year for both teams. 
The weather was a big factor in this outing also, since it was quite chilly and there was a heavy drizzle falling for most of the game.  

Clinton Y Otters head for Illinois State Swimming Championships

Posted: Friday, Mar 20th, 2015
CLINTON -- The Clinton Community YMCA Otters will compete this weekend in the 2014-2015 Illinois State YMCA Swimming Championships, held in St. John, Ind., at Lake Central High School.
Over 1,000 kids from swim teams across central and northern Illinois will be competing for the chance to be named the top swimmers in the state. Teams are divided

Winter 2nd in State at 135 pounds

Posted: Friday, Mar 20th, 2015
CJHS wrestler Kolby WInter finished 2nd in the 135-pounds class at the IESA State Finals, held in DeKalb.

Armstrong no match for Blue Ridge in opener

Posted: Friday, Mar 20th, 2015
FARMER CITY -- Remember Wednesday, 18 March, 2015.  It was cold! 
And, it was the start of softball season as the Blue Ridge Lady Knights took to the diamond against the Armstrong Lady Trojans.  This was to be a single varsity game, thankfully, since the weather did not cooperate well. 

Otters compete in District, prepare for State

Posted: Friday, Mar 13th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD -- The Clinton YMCA Otters swim team concluded its regular season at the Illini YMCA District Championship swim meet, held at the Gus & Flora Kerasotes Branch of the Springfield, Ill. YMCA this past weekend.
In the combined team results, both boys and girls, they finished in 8th place with the boys finishing in 7th place and the

Lady Maroons set new school records at indoor event

Posted: Tuesday, Mar 10th, 2015
BLOOMINGTON -- Saturday was the first major track meet of the season for the Lady Maroons as the team's indoor season got under way.
They were one of 17 teams entered in the Bloomington High School Invitational, held at Illinois Wesleyan University's Shirk Athletic Center.  For many of the teams, this was a warm-up meet, being the first of their

CJHS plays final volleball matches before regionals

Posted: Tuesday, Mar 3rd, 2015
CLINTON -- On Thursday, the Lady Maroons, of Clinton Junior High, took on the Meridian Middle School Lady Hawks.  This would be the final matches of the season for both teams and a conference battle besides.  The Lady Maroons were also observing 8th grade recognition night.
The evening's events began with the 7th grade match.  Both teams were ready for

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