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Who is Tom Brady’s horror movie counterpart?

Devon Greene, editor-in-chief

October 16, 2019

With Halloween right around the corner, I've gone into full horror movie mode. But as a sports fan, I'm stuck watching plenty of football at the same time. As a result, the two have started blending in my head, so I thought it ...

Why debate who the G.O.A.T is? Just enjoy it

Bradley Piros, Sports Editor

October 16, 2019

Every sport has their greatest player of all-time. In some sports, the G.O.A.T may have played many years ago and has long been retired. Most sports compare current players to ones of the past, but all you can do there is comp...

A wild upset shakes up top 10

Christopher Gibson, Courier Staff

October 14, 2019

Another week of college football has come and gone, and we got one week closer to the CFP. There were some major games this week; some with expected winners and some with some surprising results. Let’s start with the not so su...

Bears looking to improve on offense after their bye week

Jacob VanZuiden, Courier Staff

October 14, 2019

It’s been a season full of ups and downs thus far for the Chicago Bears. Coming into the season with Super Bowl aspirations, the Monsters of the Midway currently sit at 3-2 near the bottom of a tight NFC North race. In thei...

Women’s soccer drops match to NDU

Bradley Piros, Sports Editor

October 14, 2019

MACOMB, Ill. — The Western Illinois University women’s soccer team (6-7-1) came up short against the North Dakota University Fighting Hawks (9-4-1). NDU edged out Western at home 1-0. The Leathernecks are now 2-2 in The Su...

Volleyball splits weekend games

David Koier, Courier Staff

October 14, 2019

    MACOMB, Ill. — It was an up-and-down weekend for the Western Illinois Leatherneck volleyball team. For the first time this season, the Purple and Gold faced off against Summit League opponents at their...

Women’s soccer looks to make it five in a row against Denver Pioneers

Bradley Piros, Sports Editor

October 9, 2019

The Western Illinois University women’s soccer team (6-5-1) will head to Colorado to take on the University of Denver Pioneers (4-4-3) tomorrow night. The teams have squared off against each other five times in the past with...

WWE continues to disappoint fans

Devon Greene, editor-in-chief

October 9, 2019

The WWE has been a television mainstay for longer than I have been a living human being. They’ve been here through thick and thin, so it seems like they would have a general semblance of sense when it comes to putting on an...

Wrestling starts a new era of entertainment

David Koier, Courier Staff

October 9, 2019

In case you didn’t know, last week was a huge week for the professional wrestling industry. The WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) held its “premiere week” with the season premieres of the top two longest running weekl...

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