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Knights boys’ basketball splits pair of conference games

Austin Plank of Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond drives in against the Cerro Gordo-Bement defense during Tuesday night’s game at ALAH HS. The Knights nipped the Broncos 51-48 in a conference battle. Photo by Sally McCarthy By KENT A. STOCK Staff Writer The next to last week of the regular season of play saw the Knights…

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Pana edges ALAH for Class 2A girls’ regional tourney title

By KENT A. STOCK Staff Writer For the past two seasons, long-time rival Tuscola had knocked the Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond girls’ basketball team out of the playoffs. Each of those defeats was by just two points, and they were painful to take if you were a Knights fan. So, for the third year in…

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Conquering Riders defeat Greenview 54-28

Arthur Okaw Christian boys’ basketball team improved to 5-2 in the East Central Illinois Conference with a 54-28 victory over Greenview High School on Tuesday, February 5, at Arthur Christian School in Arthur. Lowry led the Conquering Riders with 20 points. Trier also scored in the double figures with 13. Doggett led Greenview with 12…

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AOC third in Rosedale Invitational Tournament played at Irwin, Ohio

Arthur Okaw Christian finished in third place in the Rosedale Invitational Tournament. Senior guard Ian Lowry was named to the all-tournament team. The Conquering Riders finished 1-2 in the tournament, defeating Christo Ray of Columbus, Ohio, and losing to Galilean Christian Academy of Liberty, Kentucky, and Shekinah Christian School. Arthur Okaw Christian returned to regular…

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SIGNING TO PLAY VOLLEYBALL AT KASKASKIA COLLEGE

On Friday, February 8 Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond senior volleyball standout Taylor Powell signed to play collegiate volleyball for the Kaskaskia College Blue Angels. Family, teammates, coaches, friends and others attended the signing and to wish Taylor well playing at the next level. “ My parents do not receive enough credit for all the traveling…

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