The Glenwood High School boys soccer program has undergone a significant transition this summer, as assistant coach Kyle Franke has taken over the top job from Tommy Johnson.
Glenwood High School junior Maya Davis came in as the top seed and favorite, and she took care of business in winning the state championship at 120 pounds at the IWCOA High School Girls State Open Championships Monday at the Bank of Springfield Center.
The Glenwood High School wrestling team has qualified seven wrestlers to this Friday’s IWCOA Class 2A State Open Championships, to be held at the Bank of Springfield Center.
Sophomore Ali Matthews scored two goals less than three minutes apart midway through the second half to help the Glenwood High School girls soccer team finish off rival Rochester 4-0 to claim a Class 2A sectional championship last Friday evening at GHS.
Terin Teeter was nearly unhittable, and even with the wind blowing out, a pitching duel was expected and came to fruition Tuesday evening as the Glenwood High softball girls hosted Urbana in a Class 3A sectional semifinal contest.
There wasn’t much doubt that the Glenwood High School boys track and field team was going to win last week’s Central State Eight Conference meet at Memorial Stadium, the only questions were how big the margin would be and who would finish second.
Parker Detmers pitched six strong innings and the Glenwood offense broke open a tie game with an eight-run sixth inning as the Titans claimed a Class 3A regional title Monday with a 10-2 victory over Mt. Zion.
There are not many days in late May in central Illinois that include late afternoons with 49 degrees and sideways mist/light rain falling, but one of those such days was this past Friday.
The Glenwood High School boys track and field team faced some top Class 3A competition for the first time this season last Friday, and the Titans proved to be up to the task in winning the 17-team Troy Triad Invitational.
The 2021 Glenwood High School varsity boys baseball team features a roster that includes two seniors, 13 juniors and five sophomores in head coach Casey Erickson’s first season leading the program.
Glenwood Middle School 8th grade sprinter Katelyn Lehnen posted an official time of 25.42 seconds in the 200 meter dash while competing at last weekend’s Kankakee Junior High Invite.
The high school boys track and field season has been going in earnest since late April, but the big meets are still ahead for Glenwood High School and head coach Caleb Cox.
The shortened, spring 2021 high school football season ended last Friday night for the Glenwood Titans, who were pummeled 60-14 by the host Rochester Rockets.
The Glenwood High School varsity girls volleyball team closed out its shortened, spring 2021 season on a high note last Thursday, rallying to defeat Sacred Heart-Griffin in three sets to claim third place in the Central State Eight Conference Tournament.
The Glenwood High School boys soccer team took charge from the start of overtime and needed only 21 seconds to finish off a thrilling, come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Springfield High last Saturday at Lee Field in the Central State Eight Conference Tournament championship game.
After a quick 14-0 start that could have swelled even bigger, the Glenwood Titans found themselves in a tight ball game late against Rashad Rochelle and the Springfield Senators last Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
Austin Bush had three receiving touchdowns, and the Glenwood defense held MacArthur at bay for most of the game as the Titans posted a 35-7 victory last Friday night in their final home game of the abbreviated 2021 spring season.
The Glenwood Football Titans ran into a senior-laden, motivated group of SHG Cyclones last Saturday afternoon at Ken Leonard Field, with the hosts running up a 20-0 lead before the end of the first quarter.
Through two games this season, the Glenwood Football Titans have outscored their opponents, Normal U-High and Jacksonville, by a combined 54-0 in the second half.
Seniors Mya Hammond and Alex Johnson headline a group of five returning starters for the Glenwood High School girls volleyball team as its shortened spring 2021 season gets underway this week.
There will be no chance for postseason glory, but there will be a high school boys soccer season during the 2020-21 school year.
The Glenwood High School varsity girls basketball team put together its most complete effort of the abbreviated season last Saturday night, upsetting rival Springfield High 53-46 at GHS.
Junior guard Eli Curtis scored 11 points and added 16 rebounds as the Glenwood High varsity boys basketball team defeated Rochester 39-32 last Friday night at GHS.
The Glenwood High School varsity girls basketball team split its two games against the Decatur schools last week, blitzing Eisenhower 86-16 and falling to 63-46 to defending CS8 champion MacArthur.
Cross country runners from Glenwood High School completed another amazing season by competing in the ShaZam Racing/MileSplit Illinois Cross Country championships last Saturday at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe.
The Glenwood High School boys and girls cross country teams both claimed some hardware last Saturday in winning team titles at the Class 2A Jacksonville Regional.
The banner season for the Glenwood High School girls tennis team continued last weekend, as the Titans showed off their depth and won the Central State Eight Conference title for the first time since 2016.
This time around, Glenwood High School senior Aidan Peterson got the better of rival Matt Herren of Rochester at a dual cross country meet at Rochester Community Park last Saturday morning.
The Glenwood Middle School girls softball team capped off a dominant and undefeated season last Saturday by defeating Pana 11-3 to win an IESA Regional title.
Rylann Law and William Patzia paced the Glenwood Middle School girls and boys cross country teams as they got their seasons underway at Community Park in Chatham last Tuesday on a sweltering hot afternoon with temperatures over 90 degrees and the heat index at 100.
The Glenwood High School boys and girls cross country seasons will begin in historic fashion this Saturday, as the Titans host their first-ever meet at GHS.
The Illinois High School Association announced its plans for the 2020-21 school year last week, with four truncated seasons established.
.The Glenwood High School varsity boys basketball team used a huge third quarter run to take control before finishing off a 45-39 victory over Carbondale in a semifinal game of the Class 3A Mt. Vernon Sectional last week.
Before a rather sparse crowd, the Glenwood High School boys basketball team captured the IHSA Class 3A Taylorville Regional title by defeating Jacksonville 54-40 last Friday night.
Defense and 3-point shooting carried the Glenwood High School varsity boys in their opening game of the Class 3A postseason Tuesday night in Taylorville.
Casey Erickson has been hired as the next head coach for the Glenwood High School varsity baseball team, with formal approval given at last week’s Ball-Chatham Board of Education meeting.
Glenwood High School junior Levi Vorreyer has qualified for state for the third year in a row in one-meter diving (11 dives), and he will be joined by the members of the 400 yard freestyle relay squad.
The Glenwood High School wrestling team has dealt with plenty of challenges this season, and the drama continued heading into last weekend’s Class 2A Individual State Tournament in Champaign.
The Glenwood High School wrestling team has two sectional champions and a total of four individuals headed to this weekend’s IHSA Class 2A Individual State Tournament at the State Farm Center in Champaign.
The Glenwood High School boys swimming and diving team won four of the first five events, then took the top two spots in the final event, the 400 freestyle relay, to take home the Central State Eight Conference title last Saturday at Eisenhower Pool in Springfield.
As the IHSA wrestling postseason gets underway this weekend, the Glenwood High School wrestling program is dealing with the repercussions of violating two IHSA by-laws.