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Sports scores and schedules for Greenville Illinois and Bond County.

Three Comets All Conference

Three members of the Greenville Comets basketball team have been selected as all-conference players for the 2023-2024 season. Kaleb Gardner was named to the South Central Conference first team, Cale Ackerman to the second team...

Local Schools In Girls State Basketball Semifinals Thursday

Three area teams have advanced to the semifinals of the Illinois High School Association girls state basketball tournaments and will play Thursday. All games are at Illinois State University. In Class 1A, Okawville and Altamont...

Three Lady Comets On All-Conference Teams

Three players on this season’s Greenville Lady Comets basketball team have been honored by coaches of the South Central Conference. Seniors Katie Campbell and Shayna Henderson, and sophomore Emma Veith were named to all-conference teams. Katie...

Former Lady Comets Added To Parkland Hall of Fame

Two former Lady Comets are now members of the Parkland College Athletic Hall of Fame in Champaign, Illinois. Among those recently honored were Unit 2 High School graduates Kassidy (Alderman) Jaynes and Kelsey (Kniepmann) Bentlage. Kassidy...

Area Boys Basketball Regionals

Area boys basketball teams are playing for regional championships Friday night. In Class 2A, Breese Central goes up against Pinckneyville in the Breese Central Regional title contest. In semifinal games Wednesday, Central beat Nashville 42-31 and...

Comets Defeated In Regional Title Game

The Greenville Comets got close in the fourth quarter Friday night, but couldn’t come all the way back in the regional title game at North Mac. Auburn finished with a 54-42 decision over the Comets. The...

Boys Regional Championship Scores

Class 1A  Bluford Webber 57 Altamont 45 Christ Our Rock Lutheran 39 Albion Edwards County 35 Arcola 57 Effingham St. Anthony  52 Waterloo Gibault 53 New Athens 45 Madison 50 Metro East  Lutheran 44 Waltonville 52 Okawville 26 Class 2A Auburn 54...

Area Girls Teams in Super-Sectionals

Four area high school girls basketball teams are playing in super-sectional games Monday. In Class 3A, Highland is hosting its own super-sectional and will play Chatham Glenwood. In Class 1A, Okawville is also hosting a super-sectional...

Greenville High School Boys Basketball Senior Night

Senior basketball players, managers, cheerleaders, dance team members, and their parents, were honored at the Comets final regular season home game on Senior Night. After the game, WGEL’s Jeff Leidel talked with the students.  Click...

Coach Cantrill Sports Shop Interview

The basketball season came to an end Friday night for the Greenville Comets. They were defeated by Auburn 54-42 in the championship game of the Class 2A North Mac Regional. After the contest, Jeff Leidel talked...