Sports

IWU and ISU’s women athletes come together to support Lauren Hill

IWU and ISU’s women athletes come together to support Lauren Hill

Emily Considine   Athletes from Illinois Wesleyan University and Illinois State University joined together at IWU’s Tucci Stadium on Tuesday, Oct. 28 to film a video in support of Division III Mt. St. Joseph’s Lauren Hill, who is battling an aggressive brain cancer. “When we practiced with ISU, we watched […]

 
 

Titans drop a heartbreaker at home against Wash U.

Titans drop a heartbreaker at home against Wash U.

Jeff Neukom   After making a statement with a 0-0 tie against the 14-1-2 Wheaton Thunder, the Illinois Wesleyan University Titan women’s soccer team kept the ball rolling with convincing performances against CCIW foes Millikin and Elmhurst. The first of two vital conference matchups were against the Big Blue of […]

 
 

Overstreet, Titans, fourth in pre-season rankings

Eric Gilbert   The Titans men’s basketball team enter the season with a chip on their shoulder, falling just a few points shy of playing for a national championship last spring. Success has a long-standing history when it comes to Illinois Wesleyan University basketball.  Since participating in NCAA division three […]

 
 

Football struggles offensively, drops CCIW contest

Sam LaLonde   For a football team looking to get back to winning ways, Saturday was a disappointing afternoon for the Illinois Wesleyan University Titans. After losing only one home game in 2013, the Titans suffered their second straight home loss, which brings their overall record to 3-3 and drops […]

 
 

IWU men’s soccer drop three straight in CCIW

IWU men’s soccer drop three straight in CCIW

Brian Morefield   After a successful start to the conference season with a 1-0 overtime victory against Augustana University, the Illinois Wesleyan University Titan men have experienced some major problems putting the ball into the back of the net, dropping three straight games— all of which they were shutout in. […]

 
 

Women’s soccer continues to climb CCIW

Women’s soccer continues to climb CCIW

Jeff Neukom Great teams respond to great challenges. After a tough stumble against a weaker Carthage side, the Illinois Wesleyan University women’s soccer team made a statement against the visiting North Park Vikings, trouncing them 10-1. Soccer fans and players alike will tell you that one of the greatest beauties […]

 
 

IWU men’s soccer falls to Carthage in Kenosha

IWU men’s soccer falls to Carthage in Kenosha

Brian Morefield   This past weekend, the Illinois Wesleyan University Titan men’s soccer team ended their six-game road trip with a final stop in Kenosha, Wisconsin to play the Cardinals of Carthage College. Being a stoic rivalry, the Titans trained hard all week to be thoroughly prepared for the game. […]

 
 

Titan football secures first conference win at Millikin

Titan football secures first conference win at Millikin

Sam Lalonde   After a disappointing loss to Carthage College last week, the Titans looked to bounce back against conference foe Milikin University.  Saturday presented itself as an opportunity to get back on track with a new face leading the Titans at quarterback. From the first play, the Big Blue […]

 
 

Women’s soccer suffers set back at Carthage

Women’s soccer suffers set back at Carthage

Jeff Neukom It was a disappointing trip to Kenosha, Wisconsin this past Saturday for the Illinois Wesleyan University women’s soccer team. Despite posing a significant shot advantage, the Titans couldn’t find a way to beat the Carthage squad, falling 2-1 to the Lady Reds who now sport a 6-7 record. […]

 
 

Women’s volleyball wins last four of five games

Women’s volleyball wins last four of five games

Eric Gilbert   The Illinois Wesleyan University women’s volleyball team is starting to find their stride— and it couldn’t come at a better time. After sweeping North Park for a conference victory, the Titans had an impressive showing at the Translyvannia University hosted tournament in Lexington Kentucky, propelling their overall […]