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Ups and downs from U.S Open

Bradley Piros, Courier Staff

September 12, 2018

Filed under Sports

The U.S. Open is my favorite of the four tennis majors, above the French Open, Australian Open, and even Wimbledon. With its conclusion, I’m going to tell you why this was one of the most entertaining tennis tournaments to remember i...

Soccer captures first win

September 10, 2018

Women’s tennis fall in season opener

Bradley Piros, Assistant Sports Editor

September 10, 2018

Filed under Sports

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Western Illinois women’s tennis team was in competition for the first time this weekend to kick off their fall schedule. It wasn’t exactly a great showing from the Leathernecks, but there were so...

MLB Playoff Predictions

David Koier, Courier Staff

September 10, 2018

Filed under Sports

It’s finally September and that only means one thing: the MLB season is winding down and it’s almost time for the playoffs! This season has been all over the place when it comes to standings. Part of the American League has...

Soccer set to bounce back

Soccer set to bounce back

September 7, 2018

Breakdown of FIFA shortlist

Haley Richards, Courier Staff

September 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

For soccer fans, there is a heated debate that has recently popped up. FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association) has released their men’s player shortlist, which is the best male athlete in international soccer. The r...

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