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Women’s Basketball Rolls Over John Wood Feb 21 — The No. 1 ICC women’s basketball team put together their most complete effort in quite some time and it paid dividends as they rolled over M-WAC foe John Wood Community College by a score of 75-39 on Wednesday night at Ramsey Gym.  The Cougars used a smothering defense to hold JWCC to 31 percent field […]
Student Athletes Honored for Academic Standings Feb 21 — ICC student athletes were honored for their academic achievements Wednesday, Feb. 20, during the basketball double header against John Wood at Ramsey Gym. During the fall 2018 semester, 51 athletes across all sports were named to the Athletic Director’s List, Dean’s List or President’s List. President’s List —4.0 GPA Lorenzo Battagliarin – Men’s Soccer Jacquelyn […]
Men’s Soccer Signs Two New Players Feb 18 — Case Baer from Morton High School has signed to continue his soccer career at Illinois Central College. Case started as a central defender, playing for the Potters for the last two years, and was instrumental in leading the team to a record of 17-5-1 this past season. Case also plays for the Morton Premier Soccer […]
Women’s Basketball Hang On for 25th Win Feb 18 — The No. 1 ICC women’s basketball team withstood a 16-4 run by Lewis & Clark over the last five minutes of the game to hold on for a 62-60 win in M-WAC action on Saturday afternoon in Godfrey. The Cougars held a comfortable 58-44 lead and had the bus all but warming up until the […]
Defense Helps Cougars Sink South Sub Feb 14 — The No. 1 ICC women’s basketball team used another strong team effort to down No. 11 South Suburban 68-51 on Wednesday evening in non-conference action at Ramsey Gym.  The Cougars put together a 16-2 run in the middle of the second quarter to break the game open, netting their 24th consecutive win and moving their […]
Cougars Earn Defensive in Win Over John Wood Feb 13 — A solid defensive effort paved the way for the No. 1 ICC women’s basketball team in a 69-57 win over John Wood on Monday (Feb. 11) evening in Quincy. The Cougars held the Blazers to 31 percent shooting and limited them to just 23 second-half points to earn their 23rd consecutive win on the season, […]
Lady Cougars Take Down Cobras Feb 13 — The Illinois Central College women’s basketball team overcame a tentative first half to record a 67-53 win over rival Parkland College on Wednesday (Feb. 6) evening in Ramsey Gym.  The Cougars, who on Feb. 5 moved up to the No. 1 spot in the NJCAA poll for the first time since 2006, came out a little tight while […]
Lady Cougars Cruise Past DACC, 74-44 Feb 5 — An overall solid team effort led the No. 2 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team to a 74-44 win over Danville Area Community College on Saturday (Feb. 2) afternoon at Ramsey Gym.  The Lady Cougars controlled the game from the outset, forcing 28 DACC turnovers while dishing out 21 assists on the afternoon to get […]
Cougars Fight Off Trailblazers, 64-43 Feb 1 — The No. 2 Illinois Central College Lady Cougars closed out another Region 24 win Saturday (Jan. 26) afternoon at Ramsey Gym with a final score of 60-43 against the Lewis & Clark Trailblazers. Summer Stoewer lead the team in scoring and rebounds finishing with a double-double scoring 12 points, with 13 rebounds and also had […]
Stoewer Show Leads Cougars Over Lake Land Jan 23 — Summer Stoewer’s 27 points, including ten of the final 13 points, and eight rebounds helped the No. 2 ICC women’s basketball team hang on for a 64-62 win over No. 13 Lake Land on Tuesday night in Mattoon in Region 24 action. The victory gave the Cougars their 18th win in a row, making their […]
Lady Cougars Drub Trolls Jan 18 — All 11 players who suited up for the No. 2 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team scored in a 94-36 drubbing of Trinity Christian College on Thursday night at Ramsey Gym.  In addition to nearly hitting the century mark, the Cougars outrebounded the Trolls 59-27 and snagged 19 steals on the night. The Lady Cougars […]
Lady Cougars Topple Black Hawk Jan 11 — The Illinois Central College women’s basketball team shared the ball well on Tuesday night as they tied a season high of 29 assists, making 34 field goals, to garner an 80-47 win over Black Hawk College in Moline. Point guards Kathy Pinnock-Branford (8 assists) and Josi Becker (7 assists) accounted for over half of those […]
Lady Cougars Down Moberly Area Jan 7 — The No. 4 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team win streak stayed alive at 15 games as they downed Moberly Area Community College 70-65 in Missouri on Saturday evening. The Lady Cougars held a 10-point lead at halftime, only to see MACC take a four-point lead midway through the fourth, but ICC surged late to […]
Lady Cougars Champions of 38th Annual Holiday Tournament Jan 2 — What does a team do for an encore after earning its 1,300th win in program history? How about win the 38th annual Cougar Holiday Tournament over longtime rivals. Led by Marquitta Easley’s career high 28 points, the No. 4 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team beat No. 11 Kirkwood 71-59 to win the championship on Dec. 30 […]
Lady Cougars Defense Steps Up for 72-43 Win Over Carl Sandburg Dec 18 — Women’s basketball put the pressure on Carl Sandburg College Monday to force 36 turnovers in its 72-43 win. The Lady Cougars held CSC to 30 percent shooting to move their record to 11-1 on the season. Kathy Pinnock-Branford set the tone defensively as she took a charge just two minutes into the game and also […]
Lady Cougars Trounce Jefferson College at Home, 80-61 Dec 17 — The No. 4 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team controlled the boards and used balanced scoring to get an 80-61 win over Jefferson College on Saturday afternoon at Ramsey Gym.  The Lady Cougars out-rebounded the Vikings 52-31 and held them to 32 percent field goal shooting, 22 percent in the first half, to get the […]
Sue Sinclair Makes Way Into AVCA Hall of Fame Dec 13 — Illinois Central College volleyball head coach and athletic director Sue Sinclair, along with two others, were honored as part of the 16th annual American Volleyball Coaches Association Hall of Fame class Thursday. At the Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon, held in conjunction with the 2018 AVCA Convention in Minneapolis, Minn., Sinclair joined the ranks of the greatest to […]
Close call for Lady Cougars in 67-58 win over South Suburban Dec 6 — The No. 4 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team bent, but did not break in its 67-58 win at South Suburban on Wednesday. The win makes it ICC’s ninth consecutive win to extend the streak. The Cougars held an 18-point lead early in the third quarter, let SSC tie the game over a six-minute run, […]
5 Lady Cougars Hit Double-Digits in 89-66 Win Over LMC Dec 3 — Five Lady Cougars all reached double figures to propel the No. 7 Illinois Central College women’s basketball team to an 89-66 win over visiting Lake Michigan College on Saturday afternoon. Abby Coates, Marquitta Easley, Summer Stoewer, Kathy Pinnock-Branford and Madison Faulkner all reach double digits in scoring. The win is the Cougars’ eighth consecutive and […]