Western Courier

Worth it in the long run

February 29, 2012

Bowling club makes sectionals

Tom Loftus and Western Illinois Campus Recreation contributed to this report.

February 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

The various club sports teams offered at Western Illinois University have been busy this winter, participating in events throughout the Midwest.Following are some of the more recent results that have been provided to the West...

Hunter snags award for top Summit League pitching effort

Tom Loftus and Western Illinois Media Services contributed to this report.

February 29, 2012

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Western Illinois senior pitcher Dustin Hunter, a native of Senath, Mo., picked up his first weekly award on Monday when he was named Summit League Pitcher of the Week.Hunter’s career-best performance led the Leathernecks to an ...

Jackrabbits zoom past Leathernecks

Tom Loftus and Aaron Viner contributed to this report.

February 29, 2012

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The Jackrabbits completed their leap to the top of the Summit League Monday night, and they jumped past the century mark in the process.Western Illinois was no match for host South Dakota State, which handed the Leathernecks a 40-point loss...

Baseball takes 2 of 3 at tourney

Courier Staff

February 27, 2012

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The Western Illinois baseball team was able to take two out of three games over the weekend at the Bulldog Classic, hosted by Alabama A&M at Joe Davis Stadium in Huntsville, Ala. On Sunday, the Leathernecks beat Maryland Easter...

Bison bump Leathernecks

Aaron Viner Senior Staff Writer

February 27, 2012

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Things just didn’t come together for the Western Illinois women’s basketball team Saturday night. The Leathernecks were handed a 73-53 loss by the host North Dakota State Bison, who at times seemed as if they could not miss...

Parks comes up huge in clutch

Garrick Hodge Assistant Sports Editor

February 27, 2012

Filed under Sports

The truth may be hard to swallow, but after what happened Saturday night, North Dakota State’s men’s basketball team has no choice but to accept the facts: If it wants to win the Summit League, it will need to go through Wes...

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