The Kevin Brown Memorial Tournament of Champions drew record crowds in Washington this past week. The star attraction, a high flying high school star who lost his left arm as a boy in the Dominican Republic, but has kept his hoops dream alive.
The Morton Potters began the season with high hopes. A Week 1 loss may have dimmed those hopes for some Potters fans. But, the players say that Week 1 home loss to Lasalle-Peru set the tone for this historic Potters Mid-Illini title season and current playoff run.
The Normal West Wildcats play in the IHSA Volleyball State Finals this weekend at Redbird Arena. The Hernandez sisters epitomize the team’s family feel. Meanwhile, the Normal West head coach perhaps feels some state championship pressure from her husband.