WJBC Athletes of the Week: Apr. 10, 2018

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

Lauren Shanks – Central Catholic Soccer

Lauren scored six goals with four assists in a 10-0 win over Olympia and two goals and one assist in a 3-2 victory over Urbana Uni-High.

Nick Hall – Bloomington Baseball

Nick held Streator to just one hit in a 10-0 five-inning win.

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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.