From the path of five wrestlers to sectionals, the legacy of a Decatur business gutted by fire, a look at private schools' recruitment challenges and more, take a look back at sports reporter Matthew Flaten's favorite stories from 2020.
Sports reporter Matthew Flaten is appreciating every moment of the remarkable 2019 Packers season.
An exciting development in the 2019-20 high school wrestling season was the strength of the MacArthur wrestling team who sent five wrestlers t…
As students move between schools, private school coaches and administrators must do a balancing act with IHSA recruiting bylaws.
As the Native American-themed mascot debate returned when the Washington Redskins changed its name, Sullivan basketball great Becky Clayton-An…
The loss of Starship Billiards, gutted by fire, leaves a long Decatur legacy and many players without a home to play the game they love.
Six months later, Central Illinois sports-related businesses are still grappling with COVID-19 restrictions and trying to stay afloat.