Saturday Football playoffs:
The Newark Lady Norsemen have a title and hardware to bring home. In the State Title Volleyball match Saturday, Newark dispatched Glasford-Illini Bluffs 25 -19 and 25 – 22. Newark ends their season at 41 – 2.
It's been ten years since the LP Cavaliers have played post-season football. The IHSA has selected LP to continue their football season. Their opponent will be known later Saturday night. LP's record is currently 5 -4.
Congratulations to the Ottawa's tennis duo, Ella Marvel and Regan O'Fallon. The two took fifth place at State Saturday in Buffalo Grove. They defeated Alli Brumleve and Macy Probst of Teutopolis.
Get ready for LP football with a 2019 schedule magnet! Pick one up while they last at the Illinois Valley Community Hospital West Street information desk or the WLPO studios across from Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby.
Cubs First basemen Anthony Rizzo is remembering Evan Knoblauch in a tweet Saturday. His tweet acknowledged actually three people who died from cancer this week - one of them Knoblauch.
The next career move for Ty Rybarczyk is across town. The former Hall standout won a state baseball title pitching for his old school one year ago. He performed admirably for Parkland Community College in Champaign this year. Now, Rybarczyk tweeted Saturday he will continue his academic and …