Western Courier

Expecting the unexpected at WrestleMania 35

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

April 8, 2019

For those of you who don’t know, this weekend is mighty big for fans like myself and those who spend many countless hours watching professional wrestling. Who would’ve thought that April would sneak up so fast? All the event...

Softball travels to South Dakota State seeking a series win

Christopher Bean, Assistant Sports Editor

April 5, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The Western Illinois softball team travels to South Dakota State University to compete in a three-game series. The Leathernecks are 8-17 and tied for fifth in The Summit League with a 1-5 record. The Jackrabbi...

The Madness continues in Tampa Bay

Taylor Jordan, Courier Staff

April 3, 2019

It may be the start of April, but Tampa will be feeling March Madness for another week as we enter into the NCAA Women’s Final Four at Amalie Arena. On Sunday, the powerhouse UConn women punched their ticket to the tournament,...

Why the NL Central is the hardest division in the MLB

Bradley Piros, Sports Editor

April 3, 2019

    It’s now April 3, and that means it’s time for NHL and NBA Playoffs but more importantly, baseball. The MLB consists of six divisions: the AL East, West and Central as well as the NL East, West and Ce...

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