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ICC Softball at National Tournament May 16 — The ICC Softball Team is at the 2017 NJCAA National Championship in Clinton, MS this week! The ICC Lady Cougars are ranked #9 IN THE NATION and are playing for national honors! GAME 2:  ICC Softball was defeated by#8 Johnson County in Round 1 — Cougars advance to Game 9 in the double elimination consolation bracket. GAME […]
Baseball Regional Tournament May 18-22 May 15 — The ICC men’s Baseball team is ranked 6th in the region and began play in the Regional Tournament on Thursday, May 18 at 3 pm vs. Danville Area Community College. They were defeated and subsequently played Lewis and Clark at 6 pm.  The team was successful in beating the team and will now play in Game […]
Softball and Golf Teams Win Regionals Head to National Tournaments May 5 — Softball swept all games in the Region 24 Tournament to take home first place and the win.  They are heading to the NJCAA National Tournament which will be held May 17-20 in Clinton, Mississippi. The Men’s Golf Team was successful at the Regional Tournament taking home first place.  They now will head to Mesa, Arizona to compete in […]
Women’s Basketball Regional Tournament Game Highlights Mar 13 — Regional Tournament Game #1:  Quarter Final vs. Danville Area The ICC women’s basketball team overcame a slow start to overwhelm Danville Area Community College 90-46 in the opening round of the Region 24 women’s basketball tournament at Parkland College in Champaign on Friday.  The Cougars dished out 28 assists to score 36 baskets and placed four […]
Men and Women Basketball in Regional Tournaments Mar 6 — The Men’s Basketball team played in the Region 24 Tournament March 9-11 hosted by Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. The men were ranked #4 in the region and played #5 Danville Area Community College at 4 pm on Thursday, March 9. Although behind most of the game, the men defeated Danville 82-79 to advance. In the semi-final rounds, the […]
Athletics Weekend Updates Feb 27 — Four College sports were very busy this past weekend with a variety of contests.  Baseball headed to Carterville, IL for the Logan Classic on February 24-26 which proved successful for the team.  On Friday, the men faced their tough host, John A. Logan, in a noon matchup and defeated them 14-7.  Saturday, February 25, the team faced […]
Athletes Honored for Academic Achievements Feb 22 — A full 59 out of 154 athletes achieved a 3.25-4.00 GPA for the Fall 2016 Semester to receive academic honors. We are proud to recognize 15 athletes on the President’s list, 29 athletes on the Dean’s list, and 15 athletes on the Director of Athletics list. Director of Athletics Honor List Alex Peters – Baseball John Zira […]
Women’s Basketball Continue Success with Wins Feb 20 — COUGARS WEAR DOWN B&S FOR WIN – February 18 The #10 ICC women’s basketball game meshed the feeling of being at the dentist for a root canal (the first half) and a trip to a Florida beach (the second half) all into one pleasant February afternoon (Feb. 18), defeating Bryant & Stratton College 86-62 at […]
Women’s Basketball Host PINK Game Feb 16 — Women’s Basketball held their annual “Pink Game” on Wednesday, February 15 to assist in the fight against breast cancer. Together with Parkland College, the two teams were able to donate $1240 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Komen is the ONLY organization that addresses breast cancer on multiple fronts such as research, community health, global […]
Women’s Basketball Weekend Highlights Feb 13 — Cougars Shoot Down Gogebic In Victory The #10 ICC women’s basketball team opened the game on an 16-0 run and never looked back, defeating Gogebic Community College (Ironwood, MI) on Saturday afternoon, February 11, at the Ramsey Gym.  The Cougars nailed seven 3-pointers on the day, dished out 21 assists and limited the Lady Samsons to 35% […]
Cross Country Achieves Honors Feb 10 — Both the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams were awarded both team and individual academic honors presented by the NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association.  The women achieved 21st place overall as a team in academic standings with an average GPA of 3.172. Individual honors go to Cassandra Fitzgibbons (3.75 overall GPA) and Dayna Traver (3.53 overall GPA). The […]
Women’s Basketball – Cougars Roll vs. William Penn JV Feb 10 — Cougars Roll vs WPU jv Balanced scoring and solid defense were the keys in #10 ICC women’s basketball 84-55 win over William Penn University JV on Thursday (Feb. 9) in Oskaloosa, IA.  The Cougars placed five players in double figures and limited the Lady Statesmen to 32% shooting on the evening. After a bit of a sluggish […]
Women’s Basketball: Cougar Ladies Bounce Back Big vs. John Wood Jan 31 — Red-hot shooting and feisty team defense carried the #7 ICC women’s basketball team to a 68-36 victory over John Wood CC at Ramsey Gym on Monday evening, January 30.  The Cougars shot 54% from the field on the night (67% in the 1st half) while harassing the Blazers into 25% shooting (16-64) to move their overall record to 17-6 and […]
Women’s Basketball Helps with Special Olympics Jan 30 — The ICC women’s basketball team volunteered at the Special Olympics Basketball Skills competition on Sunday, January 29 at the ICC CougarPlex. The competition featured athletes from Area 6 (Peoria, Morton, Dunlap, Bloomington-Normal, Downs Tri-Valley, etc) and included athletes of all ages. The Cougar ladies helped with scoring and timing of shooting, dribbling, and passing events. […]
Women’s Basketball at Lake Land Jan 30 — Poor Second Half + Turnovers Dooms Cougars The #7 ICC women’s basketball team committed 23 turnovers and got outplayed in the second half at Lake Land (Mattoon) leading to a 56-68 loss on Saturday in Region 24 action. The Cougars were down only one point after the first 20 minutes, but got outscored 35-24 in the final two […]
Women’s Basketball Handle the Lynx for the Win Jan 26 — The ICC women’s basketball team dished out 22 assists and held Lincoln College to 34% shooting to gain a 69-46 victory over the Lynx at Ramsey Gym in a Region 24 contest on Wednesday evening, January 25.  The win moves the #7 ranked Cougars’ record to 16-5 overall and 4-0 in Region 24 play, while Lincoln dropped to 9-9 […]
Women’s Basketball Updates Jan 23 — Burgard & Larsen Carry Cougars Sophomore forward Sommer Burgard and freshman guard Bailey Larsen combined for 37 points to help the #8 ICC women’s basketball team to a 70-57 win over Lincoln Land in Springfield on Saturday afternoon.  Burgard took care of business during the entire game as she scored in all four quarters to keep ICC […]
Women’s Basketball Capture Another W Jan 12 — Henson Helps Cougars Handle Bryant &Stratton Brianna Henson’s career-high 20 points and 8 rebounds led four players in double figures as #11 ICC women’s basketball defeated Bryant & Stratton 87-69 on Wednesday night in Milwaukee. The Cougars, now 14-5, also dominated on the glass, out-rebounding the hosts 57-28 and turning 25 offensive rebounds into 35 points. ICC […]
Baseball Signs Ten in Class of 2017 Jan 5 — Illinois Central College Head Baseball Coach Brett Kelley didn’t have to look far to find the core of his Class of 2017. Six of the 10 members of the class are within a 20-minute drive of ICC’s East Peoria campus. The other four live less than an hour away. “This was a tremendous year for […]
Women’s Basketball Defeats Lewis & Clark Jan 5 — Walker & Co. Lead Cougars to First Region Win Krystal Walker’s career-high 22 points gave #19 Illinois Central College a 78-66 win over Lewis & Clark (10-2) on Wednesday evening at Ramsey Gym as ICC earned their first Region 24 win of the season.  In this contest, LCCC owned the first and third quarters, and ICC took care of the […]