The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


  • SPT - CN0806 - Riverhawks coach mug Bell named Riverhawks first coach DANVILLE — Growing up in the community, Danville’s Kris Bell knows how the game of basketball can be a positive influence on the youth.That was one of the main reasons that he expressed his interest in being the first-ever coach of the Danville River

    August 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • ECIJG Tee Times YOUTH GOLF ECIJG Tournament of Champions At Blue Needles Golf Course, Fairmount Wednesday's Tee Times Boys 16-17 8 a.m. — Ryan Lovell, David Warren, Douglas Woodard 8:07 — Isaac Overman, Devlyn Roesch, Tyler Erhard. Girls 13-17 8:15 — Lindsey Wisnews

    August 6, 2014

  • Local Sports Calendar TODAYPrep Girls GolfFountain Central at Seeger Invitational (Harrison Hills), 7:30 a.m.Prospect League BaseballWest Division Playoffs, Game 1: Danville Dans at Quincy Gems, 6:35 p.m.Youth GolfECIJG Tournament of Champions at Blue Needles, 8 a.m.THURS

    August 6, 2014

  • Prospect League Glance COLLEGIATE BASEBALL Prospect League Glance Overall Standings East Division W L GB y-Butler Blue Sox 40 20 — x-Chillicothe Paints 40 20 — West Virginia Miners 38 22 2 Richmond RiverRats 24 35

    August 6, 2014

  • SPT - CN0805 - McTagertt Tennis photo 1 Friendly competition LINDEN, Ind. – The eighth annual McTagertt Tennis Tournament was held at the North Montgomery High School courts from Thursday through Sunday.The event was moved there due to upgrades being made to the facilities at Fountain Central where it had been

    August 5, 2014 2 Photos

  • Danville stumbles into playoffs

    SPRINGFIELD — The Danville Dans are not entering the Prospect League Playoffs with much momentum.After splitting a pair of games with the Springfield Sliders on Sunday and Monday, Danville won 5-4 on Sunday but lost 8-5 on Monday, the Dans complete t

    August 5, 2014

  • Local Sports Calendar TODAYNo local sports scheduledWEDNESDAYPrep Girls GolfFountain Central at Seeger Invitational (Harrison Hills), 7:30 a.m.Prospect League BaseballWest Division Playoffs, Game 1: Danville Dans at Quincy Gems, 6:35 p.m.Youth GolfECIJG Tournament of Cham

    August 5, 2014

  • SPT - CN0803 - Local Roundup photo Dans drop fifth straight decision HANNIBAL, Mo. — With only two regular-season games remaining before the Prospect League playoffs, the Danville Dans are going in the wrong direction.Hannibal left-hander Jake Eikleberry went the distance as the Cavemen defeated the Dans 5-2 on Saturd

    August 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hunting seasons have started in Illinois Squirrel hunting season began Friday in Illinois marking the beginning of the hunting season. There aren’t as many squirrel hunters today as when I was young but there sure are plenty of squirrels. The season runs from Friday to Feb. 15, 2015, but it

    August 3, 2014

  • No Headline Provided TODAYLocal TennisMcTagertt Tournament at Fountain CentralProspect League BaseballDanville Dans at Springfield Sliders, 5:05 p.m.MONDAYPrep FootballFirst day of practice in IndianaProspect League BaseballDanville Dans at Springfield Sliders, 6:35 p.m.

    August 3, 2014

NJCAA Tourney Photos 2014

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