With three teams, Momence, Iroquois West and Clifton Central, coming off playoff berths last fall and Seneca looking to do the same this season, the Vermilion Valley Conference North Division should be a fun one to keep tabs on this fall.
Newark four-sport athlete KJ Friestad finishes up amazing prep career. She was a main contributor and leader for the volleyball, basketball, softball and track and field teams all four years for the Norsemen.
Newark fell to Glasford (Illini Bluffs) 8-3 in the Class 1A State semifinal game on Friday, June 3, 2022 at the Louisville Slugger Sports Complex in Peoria. Newark will play in the third place game tomorrow at 9a.m.