Western Courier

Ventura: untested hire

Garrick Hodge assistant Sports Editor

October 12, 2011

Filed under Sports

After three consecutive disappointing seasons, the Chicago White Sox felt it was time for a managerial change. Ozzie Guillen - who managed the White Sox for eight years, and won the franchise's first championship in 88 years - w...

Losses don’t faze Western

Tom Loftus Sports editor

October 10, 2011

Filed under Sports

Swimming and diving - like gymnastics, wrestling and track and field - is a sport in which its team members compete separately, for the most part, not together.Even more atypical is the fact that swimming and diving coaches t...

Women‘s golfers third after Day One

Western Media Services

October 10, 2011

Filed under Sports

After Day One of the Western Illinois Autumn Invitational women's golf tournament at Harry Mussatto Golf Course, Alexa Arent and "Team Purple" are making their mark.The host Leathernecks split their squad into two parts, Team Purple...

Ray reigns

Ray reigns

October 7, 2011

Athletes honored

Garrick Hodge Assistant sports editor

October 7, 2011

Filed under Sports

Three Western Illinois student-athletes were honored this week for contributions to their respective teams.Junior volleyball player Bridget Murphy was named the Summit League Female Athlete of the Month for August and September;...

Playbook may add new wrinkles

Tom Loftus Sports editor

October 7, 2011

Filed under Sports

It's not that Western Illinois head football coach Mark Hendrickson plans on surprising Indiana State with a smorgasbord of trick plays when the Leathernecks (2-3, 1-1) face the Sycamores (4-1, 2-0) in Terre Haute, Ind. on Sa...

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