September 29, 2020

Photo of the Day: September 29, 2020

Moline soccer player Cameron Hughes

Maroons suffer heartbreaker

- Moline's Cameron Hughes covers his head with his jersey after his team's IHSA Class 3A sectional semifinal loss on October 28, 2014. The Maroons' postseason run came to an end after a 2-1 loss to the Normal Community Ironmen on the road that Tuesday. The defensive specialist was an IHSSCA all-sectional honoree as well as an All-Big 6 honorable mention for his contribution in helping Moline post 13 shutouts during the season.

(Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks)

September 28, 2020

Photo of the Day: September 28, 2020

SJO's Connor Janes carries the ball through the PBL defensive line in 2014

Janes racks up yards in Spartan win

Connor Janes evades a pair of Panther tacklers while carrying the ball while teammate Jake Renfrew provides additional protection during a fourth quarter play in the Spartans home opener on Friday, August 29, 2014. The Spartans kicked off the 2014 season with conference victory over visiting Paxton-Buckley-Loda, 27-7. Janes, who carried the ball 8 times for 42 yards and caught two passes good for 61 more, finished the night with 103 all-purpose yards. St. Joseph-Ogden went on to finished the season with one regular season loss to Unity. SJO would avenge the 35-7 loss by kicking the Rockets out of the postseason with a 41-14 second round victory on their way to a 11-2 record.

(Photo: PhotoNews Media/Clark Brooks)