October 23, 2019 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Category: Athletics


Burnett, Stevenson help SJO football become playoff-eligible

October 22, 2019

October 22, 2019

The postseason is in play for the St. Joseph-Ogden High School football team. Now, the Spartans just need to close...

Mattsey, Poe highlight SJO boys’ cross-country’s recent success, while Plotner, Rajlich do the same for SJO girls’ cross-country

October 22, 2019

October 22, 2019

All the miles, all the training and all the preparation will come to a head this Saturday for the St....

Stahl, Bigger keep SJO volleyball on roll ahead of final home match

October 22, 2019

October 22, 2019

The St. Joseph-Ogden High School gymnasium has treated the SJO volleyball team well this season. And on Tuesday night, the...

Going the Distance: Smetzer excels at Western

October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019

Ross Smetzer has goals. The 2016 St. Joseph-Ogden High School graduate runs cross country and track for Western Illinois University...

A field of art

October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019

Call it art in progress. The fans at St. Joseph-Ogden High School always take note of the painted field, endzones,...

SJO football looks to bounce back against Olympia

October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019

The playoff mentality will need to start this week for the St. Joseph-Ogden High School football team. Why? Because the...

Seeley helps guide SJO soccer to win in postseason opener

October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019

Scoring goals in soccer isn’t easy. The St. Joseph-Ogden High School soccer team knows the feeling well, having been held...

Killer Bs: Burnett, Bigger and Berry among key contributors as SJO volleyball rolls up wins

October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019

October has treated the St. Joseph-Ogden High School volleyball team well. And the Spartans still have plenty of time to...

Spartans bring home title

October 9, 2019

October 9, 2019

They say that defense wins championships. That could not be truer than the St. Joseph Junior Varsity Youth program, which...

Ingram, Cohen stand tall as SJO soccer racks up wins

October 8, 2019

October 8, 2019

The St. Joseph-Ogden High School boys’ soccer team has played well in the past week. Well enough to put up...