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Worldwide Who's Who

February 4, 2013 by Diane Turner Wylde (Register to contact)

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How an autumn bug cost the BND Runner of the Year All-State honors

January 11, 2018 by Belleville News-Democrat

Belleville News-DemocratIt was a disappointing end to an otherwise fantastic season. The Belleville News-Democrat Runner of the Year won nine races this fall including the Southwestern Conference and both the IHSA Class 3A Belleville West Regional and Granite City Sectional ...

End of an era

January 11, 2018 by AdVantage News

20, Merten's long tenure as the school's trainer came to an end. He has a new job at Multi-Care Specialists, a Granite City medical facility owned by Dr. Mark Eavenson, one of the physicians. “The job is quite similar to the high school job,” Merten ...

Hitting the century mark

January 11, 2018 by AdVantage News

AdVantage NewsWe're like a family and we're getting better and I think the kids are seeing that and seeing the turnaround.” Kirgan started wrestling at age 8. He wrestled for GCHS all four years and competed at state all four years. He was a two-time state ...

AdVantage News Granite City Athlete of the Week: January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 by AdVantage News

Mason helped the Granite City boys basketball team celebrate its first victory at East St. Louis in 17 years on Jan. 5. The Granite City junior hit the game-winning 3-pointer with one second left in the game to lift the Warriors to a 51-49 road win ...

Reports: St. Louis-based sports agent filmed players showering at his house

January 10, 2018 by

KMOV.comST. LOUIS ( -- MLB agent and Granite City High School alum Jason Wood was fired Wednesday by CSE Talent, an Atlanta-based sports agency, after a player reportedly discovered a hidden camera in a shower at Wood's home. According to reports from ...

With coach leaving and new conference ahead, Granite City football approaches new era

January 10, 2018 by Belleville News-Democrat

Belleville News-DemocratIn terms of wins and loses, Luehmann's tenure with the football Warriors has been a mixed bag. He led them to the Class 7A playoffs in 2011, just their fourth postseason berth in school history and second in 20 years. But the Warriors went winless in ...

Granite City grad and MLB agent is accused of using hidden cameras on clients

January 10, 2018 by Belleville News-Democrat

Belleville News-DemocratJason Wood, a 1995 graduate of Granite City High School and professional baseball agent, has been fired by his firm and suspended by the MLB Players Association for allegedly using hidden cameras on his clients. Jeff Passan with Yahoo Sports first ...

Notebook: Lafayette event fills void for canceled All-Suburban tournament

January 4, 2018 by

STLtoday.comMissouri Class 3 power Neosho won the 28th annual William “Red” Schmitt Holiday Tournament at Granite City, beating out Missouri Class 4 powers Staley and CBC for the top spot in the 30-team event. CBC led the way with five champions — freshman ...

Christopher Michael Hocking

January 3, 2018 by Alton Daily News

He was born April 28, 1974 in Granite City, Illinois, a son of Donna Sue (Nash) Hocking of Venice, Illinois and Robert Hocking of Wood River. He had worked many years in security. He enjoyed his younger days of attending church, being active with the ...

High school wrestling: Crystal Lake South's Christian Olsen is athlete of the week; rankings; notes

January 3, 2018 by Northwest Herald

Northwest Herald... if we get everybody in the right spot and they start wrestling for each other and not for themselves.” Pin machine: Huntley's David Ferrante won the 160-pound bracket at the William “Red” Schmitt Tournament in Granite City, and he did it with seven ...

Redbirds take 17th, Warriors 18th, Knights 20th at Granite City wrestling tournament

January 3, 2018 by

RiverBender.comGRANITE CITY – Three area teams took part in last week's 57th annual William “Red” Schmitt Holiday Wrestling Tournament at Granite City's Memorial Gym and Memorial Gym Annex. Alton finished in 17th place in the 30-team tournament with 132 points, ahead ...

Granite City Native enlists in Illinois Army National Guard

December 30, 2017 by

SPRINGFIELD – Pvt. Robert Fleming, of Granite City, Illinois, was sworn into the Illinois Army National Guard Oct. 11, at the St. Louis Military Entrance Processing Station. Fleming enlisted as a 91C, Utilities Equipment Repairer, and is assigned ...

WRESTLING: Alton's Wilson comes in third at Granite City tourney

December 29, 2017 by AdVantage News

AdVantage NewsThe Alton senior finished third in the 152-pound division at the William “Red” Schmitt Holiday Tournament at Granite City High School's Memorial Gymnasium after beating Caleb Knobel 10-4 in the third-place match. Two weeks ago, Wilson finished third at ...

WRESTLING: Redbirds have four top-10 finishers at Red Schmitt Tourney

December 29, 2017 by Alton Telegraph

Alton TelegraphAlton wrestling coach Eric Roberson's team had a four top-10 finishers at the annual Red Schmitt Wrestling Tournament in Granite City, which came to a close Friday night. The Redbirds were 17th in the team standings. Telegraph file photo. GRANITE CITY ...

Marion opposes ousting Althoff Catholic from South Seven; Granite City likely to join

December 28, 2017 by The Daily Republican

Meanwhile, Granite City's application to join the South Seven is on track for approval, Goodisky said. With more than 1,800 students -- Marion has 1,100 -- Granite City would be the largest school in the conference. "I feel like Granite City would be a ...

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