WJBC Athletes of the Week: Apr. 16, 2018

WJBC-AM 1230, in conjunction with Meatheads of Bloomington-Normal and Roberts Trophies, is proud to present the WJBC Athletes of the Week.

Kelise Johnson – Bloomington Track and Field

Kelise won the shot put and discus at the Bloomington Invitational with career bests.

Austin Collinson – Normal West Baseball

Austin gave up three hits with a walk and eight strikeouts in 5 2/3 shutout innings in a 4-2 win over Normal Community.

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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.