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EIU Football

As heard on 94.3 WMRK and 96.1 WTIM, EIU lost to SEMU by a final score of 31-7.

Taylorville Lady Tornadoes Volleyball Team Going to State Finals; Matches to be Broadcast and Streamed on WRAN groovy 7.3

The Taylorville Lady Tornadoes Volleyball team earned the right to play in the Illinois High School Association Class 3-A State Finals at Illinois State University’s Redbird Arena in Normal this Friday afternoon at 5:30, after winning in Super-Sectional action Friday night.

The Lady Tornadoes go up against LaGrange Park Nazareth Academy.  If they win, they’re in the Saturday 5:30pm state championship match.  If they lose, they’re in the 4pm 3rd place match.

WRAN groovy 97.3 will broadcast both matches of the Lady Tornadoes Volleyball team.  The matches will also be streamed on-line by clicking the 
WRAN Sports Stream” icon at taylorvilledailynews.com.

Taylorville Volleyball Moves On To State

The Taylorville Tornadoes Varsity Volleyball team won two games to one in the Super Sectionals against Normal (University). The 34-6 Pioneers took an early lead against the Taylorville Tornadoes winning game 1 25-22.  The Tornadoes came back and settled into game 2 picking up their own win 26-24. Everything came down to game 3.  Taylorville picked up a 25-23 win in Game 3 to advance to the State Semifinals. 

 

The Tornadoes will face Nazarath Academy out of LaGrange Park who picked up a 2-0 win over St. Viator out of Arlington Heights.  The State Semifinals will take place next Friday November 11th, around 5:30 PM  at Redbird Arena in Normal at Illinois State University. The winner will take on either Catholic Academy out of Joliet or St. Francis out of Wheaton for the 3A State Championship.

 

All games on Friday and Saturday, will be heard on Groovy 97.3 WRAN. 

Eastern Illinois Football

As heard on 94.3 WMKR and 96.1 WTIM, EIU lost to Tennesse Tech by a final score of 20-17.

Shelbyville Ram Football

Shelbyville Ram Football can be heard at 2:45 with kickoff at 3 p.m. on Cruisin 98.3 WSVZ

Central A&M Raider Football

Central A&M Raider football can be heard at 1:45 with kickoff at 2 p.m. on Groovy 97.3 WRAN. 

Eastern Illinois Football

As heard on 94.3 WMKR and 96.1 WTIM, EIU lost to Tennesse State by a final score of 37-17.

Shelbyville Boys Football

As heard on 98.3 WSVZ, Shelbyville defeated Sullivan by a final score of 46-14.

Shelbyville Boys Football

As heard on 98.3 WSVZ, Shelbyville defeated Meridian by a final score of 43-0.

Eastern Illinois Football

As heard on 94.3 WMKR and 96.1 WTIM, EIU defeated Murray State by a final score of 35-21.

Taylorville Boys Football

As heard on 96.1 WTIM, Taylorville defeated St. Edward by a final score of 24-21.

Central A&M Football

As heard on 94.3 WMKR, CAM defeated Marshall by a final score of 49-0.

Eastern Illinois University Football

As heard on 96.1 WTIM and 94.3 WMKR, EIU lost to Northern Illinois University by a final score of 34-27.

Central A&M Boys Football

As heard on 94.3 WMKR, CAM defated Leroy-Casey by a final score of 35-6.

Shelbyvile Boys Football

As heard on Cruisin 98.3, Shelbyville defeated Cumberland by a final score of 38-14.

Taylorvilles Boys Football

As heard on 96.1 WTIM, Taylorville lost to Mt. Vernon by a final score of 40-0.

12U Girls Softball

As heard on New Country 104.1, Pawnee defeated Atteberry by a final score of 18-10 at the end of the fifth inning.

12U Boys Baseball

As heard on New Country 104.1, the Powderkegs defeated Pana by a final score of 15-2.

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