Modified: Friday, Apr 18th, 2014
CLINTON -- The first warm weather of the spring brought plenty of sunshine, and along with it, plenty of runs for the Maroons at the annual Clinton Round Robin Tournament last weekend.
However, the Maroons (0-8) fell to North Mac (Virden), 4-1 to open the day-long tournament, and dropped a high-scoring affair to Tri Valley, 20-16. ...more
Posted: Friday, Apr 18th, 2014
CLINTON -- Clinton Maroons baseball remains winless for the 2014 campaign after a Thursday night loss to the St. Teresa Bulldogs, 9-1.
The Bulldogs posted three first-inning runs against the Maroons, all of which resulted from deep singles to the outfield. The Maroons would give up a big six-run fourth inning thanks to two fielding miscues and a questionable fielding ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
While many toddlers
spend their early years digging through sandboxes, CJHS eighth-grader Mac Hickman grew up digging through the dirt of a pitcher's mound and batter's box. His tiny handprints from several years ago can still be found today in a concrete pad near the home team's dugout at Evans Field. ...more
Posted: Friday, Mar 28th, 2014
NORMAL, Ill. -- The Clinton Lady Maroons capped off a successful indoor season with their highly attended, ferociously competitive, "home" meet, hosted at Illinois Wesleyan University. Overall there were 27 personal bests accomplished.
There were an impressive number of best times achieved by at least one athlete in every running event offered. ...more