Western Courier

Women’s soccer shuts out Chicago State; looks forward to start of Summit League play

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

October 2, 2019

    The Women’s soccer team will open up Conference play starting this week against Omaha. After a long non-conference schedule, the team has a 4-5-1 record, their best record before Summit League play since 20...

Western Illinois Athletics names 2019 Hall of Fame inductees

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

September 30, 2019

As the year moves on, it is always important to remember those who came before us, walked these same pathways, sat in the same buildings and even competed on the same gym floor. Western Illinois announced the 2019 hall of fame ...

Volleyball opens up conference play with an away loss to Fort Wayne

David Koier, Courier Staff

September 27, 2019

  After matching last year’s win total during their preseason tournament schedule, head coach Ben Staupe and the Western Illinois Leathernecks women’s volleyball team marched into Fort Wayne this Tuesday to play in ...

Women’s soccer denies Panthers’ late comeback; hold on for 3-2 win

Alex Staab, Courier Staff

September 25, 2019

  MACOMB, Ill. — A sizeable 3-0 lead soon turned into a desperate situation to hold on, and that’s exactly what the Western Illinois women’s soccer team (3-5-1) did, winning by a 3-2 score on a perfect Monday aft...

Western Illinois University celebrates Founder’s Day

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 25, 2019

  Western Illinois University held their 26th annual Founder’s Day celebration on the Sherman Hall lawn Monday afternoon. In 1899, a bill to establish Western Illinois State Normal School was passed by the state leg...

Men’s soccer seeks first win of the season on the road at UMKC

Sebastian Gamboa, Courier Staff

September 20, 2019

This week, the men’s soccer Fighting Leathernecks are heading down to Durwood Stadium in Kansas City, MO to square off against the University of Missouri-Kansas City Roos for their seventh regular season match of the year. ...

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