Stories about Morrison high school sports
Last summer was a tough one for the Morrison Mustangs, who hired new head coach Steve Snider in late May and had very little time to put together a summer workout plan. But that's not the case this year, as Morrison is well ahead of where it was a year ago.
Morrison football players run through drills Tuesday, July 26, 2022.
Sixteen teams around north-central Illinois competed in the 7-on-7 and Linemen Challenge on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at Princeton High School.
As the IHSA released its 2022 football schedules today, here’s a look at an intriguing matchup each week in the Sauk Valley area.
One of the fastest-growing sports in the Sauk Valley is high school trap shooting. In the Sauk Valley alone, several teams have sprung up the last few years, including Milledgeville, Polo, Eastland, Morrison, Prophetstown, Forreston and Faith Christian.
Here's a Week by Week look at the Three Rivers Conference football calendar. Dates are not set yet as the conference works around officials shortages.
For a historic senior season in which he won the Class 2A state championship in the 300-meter hurdles, Rock Falls senior Matthew Marcum is the 2022 Sauk Valley Media Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year.
Here is the 2022 Sauk Valley Media All-Area Baseball Team, along with the season's final stats leaderboard.
Here is the 2022 Sauk Valley Media All-Area Softball Team, along with the season's final stats leaderboard.
Rock Falls native Jake Junis had another stellar start Sunday for the San Francisco Giants, giving up just one run and two hits in a season-high six innings and notching the win in a 5-1 victory over the Miami Marlins.
Local athletes fared well Saturday at the IHSA State Track & Field Championships in Charleston, with five top-five finishes at O'Brien Field.
For a handful of Sauk Valley area boys track & field athletes, the dream of winning a state title continued Thursday in the IHSA Class 1A State Track & Field prelims at O’Brien Field in Charleston. Four individuals and two relay teams advanced to Saturday’s finals.
Out of the eight Sauk Valley-area boys track and field teams that competed at the Class 1A Erie Sectional at Wayne Hein Field on Thursday, seven will have a representative at the IHSA Boys State Track & Field championships in Charleston next week.
Local teams compete in Erie Thursday, May 19, 2022 for a chance to go to the state tournament.
The Rock Falls and Newman softball teams both won regional semifinal games Tuesday, and will play for championships on Friday. Erie-Prophetstown, Polo, Eastland, Fulton and Forreston also advanced to regional championship games with wins.