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Hutton records 12Ks in Cougar regional title win

By KENT COULTAS Dalton Hutton struck out 12 batters to lead West Central to a 6-3 win over Brown County in the championship game of the West Central Class A baseball regional May 20 at Winchester. West Central (19-9) advances to play Bushnell-Prairie City at the Brown County sectional May 25 at 4:30 p.m. It…

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Cougars hold on for semi-final win

By KENT COULTAS Tyson Brown had two hits and scored two runs to lead West Central to a 4-2 win over Triopia May 18 in the semifinals of the West Central Class A baseball regional at Winchester. Brown was also picked up the win as he pitched five innings. He allowed five hits, walked four…

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Lady Cougars fall in regional title game

By KENT COULTAS Brown County scored four runs in the fourth inning and beat West Central 8-2 in the Brown County Class A softball regional May 16 at Mt. Sterling. The Cougars led 1-0 after three innings before Brown County took the lead in the fourth. West Central’s Hallee Lawson retired the first nine Brown…

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Golf tournament to benefit boys basketball

The West Central Boys Basketball will host a Golf Tournament Saturday, June 17, at Plum Creek Golf Course north of Winchester. The Tournament is 18 holes – 4 person scramble – shotgun start with morning tee time at 7 a.m. and afternoon tee time at 1 p.m. Entry includes team, skins, cart, meal and hole…

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Lady Cougars are WIVC champions

By Kent Coultas West Central captured its third straight Western Illinois Valley Conference girls’ track and field championship last week at Carrollton. The Cougars finished with 181 points while Greenfield-Northwestern finished second with 118. Carrollton was third with 85 points. “A dominate performance by the girl’s. I am very proud to be coaching this group…

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