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Leathernecks get swept to start the year

Jacob VanZuiden, Sports Writer

February 8, 2019

Filed under Sports

On Monday, the Leatherneck women’s golf team dusted off their clubs and were back on course for the first time since Oct. 2. The team competed in day one of the Mid-American Match Play Challenge, an event hosted in Lakewood R...

Patriots win sixth Super Bowl

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

February 8, 2019

Filed under Sports

The New England Patriots took home their sixth Lombardi Trophy and celebrated Tuesday with the rest of Boston on their victory. In the most anticipated game of the year, the Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams, 13-3. The Rams, who averag...

Bears have to make offseason decisions

Jacob VanZuiden, Courier Staff

February 4, 2019

Filed under Sports

The 2018-19 season was a memorable one for Chicago Bears fans. In year one under head coach Matt Nagy, the “Monsters of the Midway” took the league by storm, finishing with a superb 12-4 regular season record in route to t...

Men’s basketball looks to stay hot at home

Christopher Bean, Assistant Sports Editor

February 1, 2019

Filed under Sports

MACOMB, Ill. — The Western Illinois University will host the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks tonight at 4:30 p.m. The game was originally set for Thursday night, but due weather conditions the game was postponed one...

Leathernecks look to stay hot at SIU-C

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

February 1, 2019

Filed under Sports

CARBONDALE, Ill.- The Western Illinois University track and field teams will be on the road once more, as they attend The Don DeNoon Invitational today through Saturday at the Southern Illinois recreation center. On Friday, th...

Pats Rams battle in Super Bowl

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

February 1, 2019

Filed under Sports

This Sunday at 5:30 p.m., the New England Patriots will battle the Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta at the biggest game of the year. This game holds so much media attention that it has been analyzed in every angle possible. How the team...

Men’s basketball comes back against Coyotes

Titus Perez, Courier Staff

January 28, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Sports

  VERMILLION, S.D. — The Western Illinois University Leathernecks (8-13, 3-5 Summit) arrived in Vermillion with about as much momentum as they have had since head coach Billy Wright’s era began. The Purple and Gol...

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