Western Courier

BracketBusters draw pulls Purple Aces for Leathernecks

By Garrick Hodge/assistant sports editor

February 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

In a season in which their team has improved dramatically and flirted with national recognition, Ceola Clark, Terell Parks, Obi Emegano and company learned on Monday that they will have one more chance to put the spotlight on...

Double trouble: Leathernecks maul Mavericks

Aaron Viner/courier staff

February 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

While not actually auditioning for an updated version of the old Wrigley's Doublemint Twins gum ad, Valencia Kelly and Sadie Webb managed to have double the pleasure and double the fun Monday night in Omaha, Neb.The two Western...

Freshman sub gives fans a thrill

Tom Loftus sports editor

January 30, 2012

Filed under Sports

Ceola Clark was thrilled for his young teammate. The crowd of 1,897 fans at Western Hall - the largest since 2005 - was ready to hoist their new hero on their shoulders, and carry him wherever he wanted to go. And Western Illinoi...

Badgers bump Western in men’s tennis

Western Illinois Media Services and Tom Loftus

January 30, 2012

Filed under Sports

The talent and experience of the University of Wisconsin Badgers proved too much for coach Chris Kane's Western Illinois men's tennis team on Saturday.Wisconsin, ranked 69th in the nation, took care of the Leathernecks 7-0 in We...

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