Weekend scoreboard, schedule

Scoreboards are sponsored by COUNTRY Financial Representative Eric Lapan

SATURDAY:

College Football:
Illinois State 21, Eastern Illinois 3
UW-LaCrosse 33, Illinois Wesleyan 27 (2 OT)
Eastern Michigan 34, Illinois 31
Eureka 41, MacMurray 24

Women’s College Volleyball:
Illinois State def. UCF 20-25, 25-21, 15-25, 26-24, 15-10

Women’s College Soccer:
Chicago 6, Illinois Wesleyan 1

Men’s College Soccer:
Greenville 2, Illinois Wesleyan 1

Boys High School Soccer:
U-High 12, Decatur Eisenhower 0
Metamora 5, Bloomington 0

Girls High School Volleyball:
Lincoln Invitational–Quincy Notre Dame def. Normal West 2-0
Effingham Crossroads Classic–Centennial def. Bloomington 2-0, Effingham def. Bloomington 2-1, Bloomington def. Ursuline 2-0
Breese Central def. U-High 2-1

SUNDAY:

Women’s College Volleyball:
Marquette at Illinois State 25-21, 18-25, 18-25, 25-16, 21-19

Women’s College Soccer:
Illinois State 1, Western Illinois 0

MONDAY:

LIVE ON WJBC-AM 1230:
MLB–Washington Nationals at St. Louis Cardinals, 5:50 p.m. 

Sports Director Greg Halbleib can be reached at greg@wjbc.com. 

 

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