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home : sports : taylorville July 9, 2014

Taylorville golf meeting set for Saturday
Anyone interested in participating on the Taylorville High School golf team this fall is invited to a pre season meeting this Saturday, July 12th. The meeting will be held at 5:00 p.m. in the upper level of the clubhouse at Lake Shore Golf Course. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

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IHSA approves rule changes in baseball and softball
This revision to Rule 3-3-1 was one of five changes recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Baseball Rules Committee at its June 8-10 meeting in Indianapolis. 
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Taylorville and Pana listed in top 100 football list
 For well over two and a half years, historian Tom Sikorski and Kev Varney, site author of Illinois High School Glory Days, have been on a quest.
Saturday, July 5, 2014

22nd annual Tornado Open taking shape
The 22nd annual Tornado Open is fast approaching and the Saturday, August 2nd golf outing will be here before you know it.
Saturday, June 28, 2014

Is it Worth The Switch?

As the new school year is just around the corner, so is a new conference for sports.

Paul Held, athletic director of Taylorville High School (THS) since 2005, prepares to be heading east instead of west for conference switching from CS8 to Apollo. There are new opponents in all the sports including nine in football and eight in volleyball.

Saturday, June 28, 2014

IHSA releases 2014 football schedules
The IHSA released the 2014 varsity football schedules for the entire state and with Taylorville leaving the Central State Eight and entering the Apollo, their are some fresh faces for the Tornadoes to challenge on the gridiron.
Friday, June 27, 2014

Stonington Summerfest 5K
Lawrence Curtin, a Taylorville High School sophomore, finished the race in first place with a time of 17:17.45. 
Saturday, June 21, 2014

Tornadoes hitting practice hard this summer
The Tornaodes have been hitting the practice field this week, already preparing for the 2014 season as they enter the Apollo conference.
Thursday, June 19, 2014

IHSA delays success factor rule
“The Board believes that the changes approved to Policy 17 in February will help maintain competitive balance in the state,” 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Pullen pushing for success as new head coach
“This is a great opportunity with a great program,” said Pullen, “I knew where they were for Coach Mateer had them, they are in good shape, in a good position, so I’m really excited about this job. I know what we can accomplish here.”
Saturday, June 14, 2014

Stonington Summerfest 5K set for this Saturday

The 7th annual Stonington Summerfest 5k is this Saturday morning. 


Get set.


Saturday, June 14, 2014

Smart signs with Robert Morris
Taylorville High School graduate Candace Smart has signed to play volleyball with Robert Morris University in Springfield.
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Pullen approved to replace Mateer

At the June school board meeting Monday night, the Taylorville school district approved the hiring of a new Taylorville High School wrestling coach.

Josh Pullen, currently of Dalton City, Illinois was hired as the replacement for Lee Mateer after his resignation earlier this year.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Tornado cross country holds open run
There will be a brief meeting followed by a group run for anyone interested in joining the 2014 Taylorville High School cross country team on Wednesday.
Monday, June 9, 2014

Buckles & Beeson finish 11th, Pokalsey wins 400 title
The area spring sports wrapped up at Eastern Illinois on Saturday as the IHSA state track meet finished up the finals.
Monday, June 2, 2014

5th annual Nightmare Wrestling Camp starts next week

The Taylorville Tornado wrestling team will hold the 5th annual “Nightmare” Wrestling camp next week, starting on Tuesday, June 10th and running through Friday, June 13, 2014. 


Monday, June 2, 2014

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