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Mattoon def. Charleston
Mattoon Green Wave soccer earned a big win against their cross-town rival Charleston, beating the Trojans 2-1.
8-2-1 heading into yesterday's game, Charleston managed to put up 17 shots on goal, only to have 16 of them stopped by the Green Wave.
Mattoon improves to 4-8-1 on the year, not hitting the field again until Tuesday, when they play Salem.
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CHS vs MHS
The Trojans are in Mattoon to play a struggling Green Wave team.
MHS is coming off a loss against the conference leading Mount Zion Braves, Mattoon is 3-8-1 so far.
It's the complete opposite for CHS, who come into the game after a 6-0 win against Salem, the Trojans
are second in the Apollo Conference with an 8-2-1 record.
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2015 EIU HOF Class
Eastern Illinois athletics announced their 2015 Hall of Fame class and it includes one of the all-time Panther greats.
The winningest coach in football history, Bob Spoo, joined Jason Bialka, Kandace Arnold, John Larson and Lorri Sommer as this year's inductees.
They will be honored during EIU's football game against Illinois State on Sep. 19.
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Giving Up The Gold
A University of Illinois student who participated in the Boston Marathon gave a bit of hope to a family who
remembered a loved one who died in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
Tatyana McFadden, who won the her third straight womens wheelchair victory, gave the gold laurel wreath she
won to the family of the 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon.
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