MOUNT CARMEL -- It's homecoming week in Mount Carmel and the Aces are looking to take one step closer to playoff qualification.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Heading into Tuesday's match against Vincennes Lincoln, Mount Carmel Head Volleyball Coach Kelsey Beckerman knew her team was likely to face their toughest challenge of the season, but thought her girls were ready for such a challenge.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Southwestern Illinois College shot lights out against Wabash Valley College's women's soccer team on Wednesday night -- no literally.
MOUNT CARMEL -- It was a successful week for Wabash Valley College's volleyball team, as the Lady Warriors secured a pair of victories, first a straight sets sweep of Shawnee Community College (25-8, 25-16, 25-10) and then a hard fought victory over Rend Lake College (25-20, 27-25, 22-25, 25-20).
MOUNT VERNON -- It was senior Iacopo Clementi who hat tricked on Wednesday, leading the Aces to a 6-1 rout of Mount Vernon (Ill.) and ensuring his Aces remained undefeated.
CENTRALIA -- Mount Carmel senior Allyson Armstrong earned medalist honors and led the Lady Aces to yet another tri-match victory, this one in Centralia on Tuesday against Centralia and Pinckneyville.
MOUNT CARMEL -- When Mount Carmel junior Rayce Loudermilk elected to play both soccer and football in the fall, I'm not sure he envisioned himself being a record holder after just his first kick.
PRINCETON -- Mount Carmel had lost to Princeton two consecutive years, but on Friday night in Princeton, the Aces were set on snapping the losing streak in the 59th matchup between the two storied rivals.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Friday's matchup against Princeton may prove to be the last time the Aces and Tigers face off in what has become a storied rivalry between two schools separated by a river, a state border and just a 20 minute drive.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Wabash Valley College overcame a rough first set to best Lincoln Trail in five sets (16-25, 29-27, 25-17, 19-25, 15-12), improving to 4-7 on the season and 2-1 in Great Rivers Athletic Conference play on Monday night at Wabash Valley College.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Despite a highly contested first set, Mount Carmel managed to sweep Wayne City in straight sets (26-24, 25-13), settling in the second set to best the Lady Indians.
MOUNT CARMEL -- It's already been a remarkable year for the Mount Carmel girls golf team. With as many girls as they have setting personal bests on a seeming nightly basis, they've been dominant in the early going of the season.
MOUNT VERNON -- Mount Carmel junior Britton Heinrich hat tricked for the second consecutive game, this time leading his Aces to a 7-nil rout of Mount Vernon (Ind.) on Monday in Mount Vernon.
MOUNT CARMEL -- It almost seems as the Mount Carmel Soccer Aces' strikers take turns receiving the accolades on a nightly basis, with a new face seemingly hat tricking every night. In the Aces' game on Saturday, it was junior Britton Heinrich's turn.
PRINCETON -- Mount Carmel senior Allyson Armstrong and freshman Madelyn Young recorded personal bests in the Mount Carmel girls golf team's last outing, leading the Lady Aces to a tri-match victory over Mount Vernon and Princeton.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Mount Carmel built an early 20-point lead, and despite a late Mount Vernon charge, held on to narrowly defeat the Wildcats 30-24 at Riverview Stadium on Friday night, in a game that came down to the last drive of the ballgame.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Mount Carmel Head Volleyball Coach Kelsey Beckerman had been eager to see her group play in front of their hometown fans in the friendly confines of the Hilltop. She got her wish, and was able to see just how successful her group can be in front of a friendly crowd.
MOUNT CARMEL -- Eager to debut on their home turf after five road games, the Mount Carmel Soccer Aces overcame a slightly stagnant start to easily handle Harrisburg, defeating the Bulldogs 9-nil in Mount Carmel's home opener on Thursday night.
MOUNT CARMEL -- On the heels of an emotional 42-14 victory over Harrisburg, Mount Carmel Head Football Coach Michael Brewer's expecting a challenge as his team hosts Mount Vernon (Ind.), a former Big Eight Conference foe.
WEST FRANKFORT, Ill. -- Fresh off a National Tournament appearance last season, expectations are high for John A. Logan's men's golf team, who teed off this past Friday, Aug. 30.