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IHSA boys track, field state semifinals, finals to come to O’Brien Field

Staff Report

May 22, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

The Illinois High School Association’s Boys Track and Field state semifinals and finals will take place at O’Brien Field Thursday through Saturday. All the semifinals in class 1A will be held on Thursday. The field events, including pole vault, long jump, triple jump and high jump F will all...

Eastern runner in familiar place at state track meet

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

May 19, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

If it were during the academic year, he probably would have been on the other side of the starting blocks. Even then, he actually may not be using the blocks, seeing as how he runs middle distance events for the Eastern Track and Field program. Also a member of Eastern’s men’s cross country...

FEATURE PHOTO: Celebrating success at semifinals

FEATURE PHOTO: Celebrating success at semifinals

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

May 16, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Through the lens

Sophomore Amber Vroman from Seneca High School throws her arms up in celebration as she crosses the finish line during a preliminary heat of the 4x800 meter relay, solidifying her squad's first-place finish in the heat Thursday at O'Brien Field during the Illinois High School Association's Girls Track...

O’Brien Field to host IHSA girls track, field state semifinals, finals

Staff Report

May 15, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

The Illinois High School Association’s Girls Track and Field state semifinals and finals are coming to O’Brien Field Thursday through Saturday. All the semifinals in class 1A will be held on Thursday. The field events, including pole vault, long jump, triple jump and high jump, will all begin...

44 years and counting: IHSA girls’ track meet returns to Eastern

Camelia Nicholson, Sports Editor

May 18, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

Eastern will host thousands of high school athletes this weekend for the IHSA girls’ track meet. Some of those athletes will come from local and surrounding high schools such as Charleston, Mattoon, Effingham, Arcola and Tuscola. Eastern’s athletic department, the track and field staff and...

CHS athlete enjoys hometown state finals

Jehad Abbed, News Editor

May 25, 2015


Filed under News

Junior four-sport athlete Morgan Sherwood represented Charleston High School this weekend during the Illinois High School Association girls track and field state finals at O’Brien Field. Sherwood was one of several Trojans who qualified for the state meet, which is held just a mile from CHS’s...

Eastern hosts high school track competition

Eastern hosts high school track competition

Tony Komada, Online Editor

May 20, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

The Illinois High School Association competitions are continuing at Eastern with the girls state track meet Thursday through Saturday at O’Brien Field. Eastern also hosted an IHSA journalism competition May 1 and a girls badminton competition last weekend. The boys track meet will begin next...

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