Western Courier

Bears look to make final playoff push

Jacob VanZuiden, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

Filed under Sports

Currently sitting atop the NFC North at 5-3, the Chicago Bears have crushed expectations after finishing dead last in the division a season ago. Last year, the Bears’ front office decided it was time for a change from the ...

UEFA Champions League update

Bradley Piros, Assistant Sports Editor

November 9, 2018

Filed under Sports

came to you about a month and a half ago with an update on the Champions League group stage matchday one. Since then, each team has played three more games, matchday four being last Tuesday and Wednesday. With that, let’s see w...

Leathernecks sneak past Salukis

Titus Perez, Courier Staff

November 5, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

CARBONDALE, Ill. — A brawl broke out in Carbondale this weekend between the Western Illinois University Leathernecks (5-4, 4-2 MVFC) and the Southern Illinois University Salukis (2-7, 1-5 MVFC). The game between two in-state...

Looking forward to the NFL playoffs

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

November 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

We've hit the week eight mark of the NFL season and now it’s time to look towards the end. What teams could come back? What teams are imploding? And who will win it all? But first, here are the teams that I will not talk abou...

The independent student newspaper of Western Illinois University. Serving Macomb since 1905.