The Clay County Advocate - Press-Flora, IL
    • SPORTS

  • The latest local and national sports for Flora IL.
Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 11:03 AM

I was probably the only person in America that didnt fill out brackets for the NCAA tournament this year. In North Carolina, thats probably blasphemy, but its the truth.Im just not that interested in the big dance anymore.Why?Im glad you asked.Its because I dont know any of the kids. Remember those days when teams would reach the finals, lose, and players would come back hungry for a shot at it again? Yeah ... that doesnt happen anymore.

Updated Apr 15, 2015 at 9:46 AM

FALL RIVER, Massachusetts - Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots star tight end with a once-promising NFL career, will spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted today for the first-degree murder of Odin Lloyd in North...

Updated Apr 13, 2015 at 11:25 AM

I started my fantasy baseball season with six players on the disabled list. This did not strike me as unfair, and was even partially strategic as I felt they were players that offered good value and roster depth after an initial period of suffering...

Updated Apr 9, 2015 at 8:59 PM

AUGUSTA, Ga. — We've seen it here before.

Updated Apr 9, 2015 at 12:51 PM

Wolves score six runs in fifth inning to defeat Windsor/Stew-Stras 12-5

Updated Apr 8, 2015 at 3:22 PM

Golf in general invites armchair psychology.

Updated Apr 8, 2015 at 9:59 AM

Its hard to believe that another Major League Baseball season has arrived.It seemed like it was only yesterday that the San Francisco Giants were celebrating their third World Series championship in five seasons.

Updated Apr 7, 2015 at 12:40 PM

The Flora Wolves baseball team found themselves in a fight against Centralia at Mike Jennings Field on Thursday. The Wolves dug themselves an early hole, but were able to climb back and tie the game.

Updated Apr 7, 2015 at 12:26 PM

Clay City/North Clay Lady Wolves defeat St. Elmo in 8 innings

Updated Apr 7, 2015 at 11:49 AM

Hes just 25, No. 1 in the world rankings, and already has four major championships in his carry-on luggage. Theres a U.S. Open, a British Open and two PGA Championships.But no Masters. Yet. Or so goes the conventional wisdom.

Updated Apr 7, 2015 at 11:01 AM

Each spring dozens of baseball titles hit the bookstores. This year, there are several titles about some of the games biggest names, such as Ty Cobb, Billy Martin and Marvin Miller.But here are a few also worth notice.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar