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  • Prospect League Glance COLLEGIATE BASEBALLProspect League GlanceOverall standingsEast Division W L GBx-Chillicothe Paints 26 12 —West Virginia Miners 26 15 1.5Butler Blue Sox 23 17 4Champion City Kings 16 23 10.5Lorain County Ironmen 16 24 11Richmond RiverRats 14 25 12.5We

    July 15, 2014

  • SPT - CN0715 - GRFC West mug Buffaloes hire new football coach GEORGETOWN — Getting an opportunity to run his own high school football program is something that Nathan West has been planning to do since graduating from Oakwood High School.On Monday night, the Georgetown-Ridge Farm school board approved his hire

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Local Sports Calendar TODAYLegion BaseballDanville Post 210 Speakers at Rantoul, 6 p.m.Prospect League BaseballDanville Dans at Springfield Sliders, 6:35 p.m.WEDNESDAYProspect League BaseballSpringfield Sliders at Danville Dans, 6:30 p.m.THURSDAYProspect League BaseballHa

    July 15, 2014

  • Danville gets pounded at Terre Haute TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — The first-ever Battle at the Border is going to come down to the final game of the season between the Terre Haute Rex and the Danville Dans.The series between the Prospect League’s West Division teams was evened up at five games a

    July 15, 2014

  • SPT- CN0713 - Dans photo 2 Dans get back on track DANVILLE — It seems like the Danville Dans have been losing more than just games to start the second half of the Prospect League season.Since winning the first-half title, the Dans have started the second half with just one win in seven games and the

    July 13, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT- CN0712 - VCS photo VCS ready for anything OAKWOOD — The keys to having a great racing show is great racing, a track full of fans and great weather.Vermilion County Speedway promoter Brian Clendenen is positive that all three will happen on Sunday when the UMP Summernationals make their stop

    July 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT- CN0711- Speakers photo 2 Speakers get fuel for postseason with victory TILTON — Led by a pair of Westville products, the Danville Post 210 Speakers picked up an important win on Thursday night. After falling to Clinton (Ind.) Post 140 by one run earlier in the season, the Speakers put up six runs and shut out Clinton, t

    July 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT- CN0711- Dans photo 1 Terre Haute walks past Danville DANVILLE — Good teams don’t give up free bases.Danville Dans manager Eric Coleman knows this all too well and it has served his team well this summer, except for Thursday night.The Terre Haute Rex took advantage of nine walks and three errors to beat

    July 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • Conditions now can work for duck hunters in future Duck hunters appear to be in for a great hunting season this year if populations are any indication. With all the rain throughout the Midwest, the states directly above us, and the provinces of Canada directly to our north the country we call “the po

    July 11, 2014

  • SPT - CN0710 - Riverhawks logo Riverhawks find a home in Premier Basketball League DANVILLE — The Danville Riverhawks have finally landed in the league.On Wednesday, the Premier Basketball League announced the Danville franchise as its newest addition.Devin Johnson and Floyd Brown, the co-owners of the Riverhawks, were members of t

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

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