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ARTHUR, Ill. (WAND) -- Six of central Illinois' high school football teams competed in a 7-on-7 outing at ALAH High School Wednesday.

JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WAND) -- Illinois School for the Visually Impaired's Tori Lynch is one of just 10 girls in the country to be chosen for the U.S. Association of Blind Athletes' "Emerging Stars ID Camp" later this month in Colorado Springs.

Don't miss "Roe Stories" this summer on WAND Sports! Every Tuesday at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. Gordon Voit spotlights a different baseball artifact in the basement collection of Decatur legend Roe Skidmore!

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) -- Some college basketball analysts have ranked Illinois men's basketball in their top 25 for this coming season but some of the team's depth could be on the move.

Samba Kane, an Illini center who was going to be a sophomore this fall, has entered the transfer portal.

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) -- It's not often that a brother and sister duo both make it to nationals the same season but that's exactly what happened with the Benson siblings.

Trinity and James Benson II will be competing at the national track meet in North Carolina at the end of the month.

MT. ZION, Ill. (WAND) -- The Mt. Zion 7-on-7 Monday league was stacked with talent this week, with Springfield High, Southeast and Shelbyville making the trip to Mt. Zion for round robin play. More >>

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) -- AAU basketball teams from all across the viewing area are in Decatur's Eisenhower and MacArthur gyms this weekend, fighting for Central Illinois supremacy but more importantly helping give the kids exposure for the college level. More >>

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND)-- The fifth annual "Big Obstacle Course" is coming to Fairview Park July 20th. The course will be 1.8 miles long and contain 24 obstacles. These obstacles will include tires, a giant wall and nets. A local boot camp group "BO3k" is getting ready for the event by training two to three times a week. More >>

BIARRITZ, France (WAND) -- Boody, Illinois native Lauren Doyle has a new career high point: leading Team USA to the world's most prestigious rugby championship other than the Olympics.

The Meridian High and Eastern Illinois graduate helped the No. 2-seeded Eagles to a 26-10 win over No. 1 seed New Zealand in the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series. More >>