WJBC Athletes of the Week: Mar. 26, 2018

WJBC Radio, in conjunction with Meatheads of Bloomington-Normal and Roberts Trophies, is proud to present the WJBC Athletes of the Week.

Izzy Vetter – Central Catholic Softball

Izzy struck out 15 and gave up just one hit in a 1-0 win over Normal West, one day after hitting two homers with five RBIs in a victory over EPG.

Nate Sammer – LeRoy Baseball

Nate struck out 17 hitters in eight innings with just one run, plus recorded seven hits with five RBIs and four steals in three Panther wins.

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WJBC Voices: New name, new mascot

Several years ago, after the Politically Correct Athletic Association extorted the University of Illinois not to use any Native American symbols for its teams, I declared the name Fighting Illini meaningless…

WJBC Voices: Plus ca change…

No Neck and his Democratic buddies patted themselves on the back and told us how happy we should all be now that we have a “balanced” budget for the first time in years.