Sports

Sports scores and schedules for Greenville Illinois and Bond County.

Highland Speedway 5-25 Results

Beautiful early summer weather, a great crowd and excellent car count made for an awesome night of racing Saturday at World Famous Highland Speedway. Ninety-one cars across five divisions competed for the checkered flag,...

Hamel/Pickett Win 2024 GCC Spring Fling Golf Tournament

Submitted by John Karnowski On Saturday, May 25, Greenville Country Club hosted its annual Spring Fling Golf Tournament. Thirty-two two person teams participated in the event. The annual event is a 27 hole tournament with three...

Greenville High Tennis Pairs Play At State

Thursday in Northern Illinois, two double duos from Greenville High School played in the IHSA Class 1A state tennis tournament in northern Illinois. Andrew Martin and Ivan Powell won once.  They opened with 6-1, 6-2...

GHS Arlen Parker Student Athletes For May

Arlen Parker Student-Athlete Award winners at Greenville High School for May were seniors Kaitlyn Washburn and Nathan Heckman. Kaitlyn played volleyball and softball, and was a manager for girls basketball.  Her grade point average was...

Comet Double Pairs Playing At State

The Illinois State High School boys tennis state tournament opens Thursday in Northern Illinois, and Greenville High School has two doubles pairs in Class 1A action. By virtue of their performances at the sectional, the...

Park District Tennis Program Starts Soon

Local boys and girls are invited to participate in the Kingsbury Park District tennis program, which runs from June 3 through June 28. KPD Recreation Programmer Kayla Curry said there will be three sessions; one...

KPD Offers Blue Jay Days Instruction

For the second year, the Kingsbury Park District is offering youngsters, entering first grade through eighth grade, instructions during what is being called Blue Jay Baseball and Softball Days. Park District Recreation Programmer Kayla Curry...

GU softball Team Ousted From NCAA Regional

The Greenville University softball women posted a school first by winning their opening NCAA Division III national tournament game at the Washington University Regional last week. That was a 7-5 decision over the host school. The...

Unit 2 Junior High Track Athletes Compete At State

It was an exciting weekend for several Unit 2 junior high athletes as they participated in the Illinois Elementary School Association state track meet on Peoria. Payton White had an excellent meet with two top...

Highland Speedway 5-18 Results

The MARS Racing Series lived up to expectations and for the third time in a row they put on an excellent show at World Famous Highland Speedway. Thirty-six super late models rolled into Highland...