Western Courier

Ogilvie dives in against tough foes

Western Illinois Media Services

March 9, 2012

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Freshman Doug Ogilvie, who won both the one-meter and three-meter competitions for Western Illinois last month, found the competition fierce on Thursday on the opening day of the 2012 NCAA Zone C Diving Qualifier. The meet, hosted...

Loss to Western left Oral Roberts in shock

Garrick Hodge assistant sports editor

March 7, 2012

Filed under Sports

It was obvious that Greg Sutton was experiencing a flood of emotions: disbelief, frustration, disappointment, even bitterness. And the Oral Roberts men’s basketball head coach did not hesitate to say what was on his mind. Follo...

Oral Roberts stunned

Aaron Viner Senior Staff Writer

March 5, 2012

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It was surely not the ending that Oral Roberts had imagined, but it may have been the start of something big for Western Illinois. Saule Kontautaite broke a record and Valencia Kelly recorded a career high in points, leading th...

Runner breaks school record

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

March 5, 2012

Filed under Sports

Western Illinois junior Chelsea Lynes set a new school in the 800-meter run, breaking a record that had stood for 27 years, in competition Saturday at Iowa State’s Last Chance Qualifier at the Lied Recreation Athletic Center i...

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