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Ironmen fall 57-60 to Central Catholic

Ashleigh Brady, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Boys Basketball, NCHS, Sports

Neon orange, sapphire blue, metallic grey, eggplant purple, and forest green. The Shirk Center stands were reminiscent of an artist’s palette. Fans were clustered with their like-minded and like-dressed peers in groups around the court, making it easy to identify the fan sections of each school. Normal Community and Central Ca...

Final Four match-up

Final Four match-up

March 19, 2015

Looking to build on the momentum of the Super-Sectional upset over #1 ranked Simeon, The 32-1 Ironmen...

Success at Holiday Classic

Tommy Lebow, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2014

Filed under Boys Basketball, NCHS, Sports

December proved to be a good month for Normal Community mens basketball. A strong performance at the State Farm Holiday Classic, despite being seeded 11th, showed that the Ironmen can play with anybody. Normal Community entered the State Farm Holiday Classic seeded 11th out of 16 teams. With the low seed, NCHS was focused...

Quick start for Ironmen basketball

Tommy Lebow, Staff Reporter

December 23, 2013

Filed under Boys Basketball, NCHS, Sports

The NCHS basketball season is underway. A strong sense of optimism at the beginning of the season has translated into strong play the Ironmen, even though a 4-3 record suggests otherwise. The Ironmen hope to continue their strong play as the season kicks into full gear. Despite the team’s 4-3 start, head coach Dave Witzig...

Ironmen swim at State

Alexandra Marable, Associate Editor

April 10, 2013

Filed under Boys Swimming & Diving, NCHS, Sports

Sectionals is the biggest event for the varsity swimming and diving team. It took place on Saturday February 16th at Normal Community West High School. All the varsity swimmers from teams all around Illinois compete to get a state time. But for those who don’t get a state time, this meet is a showcase of all the hard work ...

Athlete of the Week: Lance Bergmann

Athlete of the Week: Lance Bergmann

March 17, 2013

Senior Lance Bergmann has swum for the Ironmen all four years, for three of those years, Bergmann has...

Ironmen outscore Danville in round one of playoffs

Ironmen outscore Danville in round one of playoffs

February 27, 2013

The Ironmen (24-6) added an addition to their current 20 game-winning streak by beating the Danville...

Successful boys senior night

Tyler Durbin, Deputy Sports Editor

February 26, 2013

Filed under Boys Basketball, NCHS, Sports

The boys basketball team added to their winning streak to make it 19 straight wins with a 53-45 victory over the Urbana Tigers. This was the last game before the team started postseason play and it was also Senior Night. The student section was the strongest it has been all year to send the seniors out with a bang. The Ironmen...

Lady Iron Basketball produces first win of the season

Lady Iron Basketball produces first win of the season

November 28, 2012

NCHS turned out to be too much to handle for the BHS Raiders in Tuesday’s girls basketball game. ...

Lady Iron Basketball falls short against Central Catholic

Lady Iron Basketball falls short against Central Catholic

November 20, 2012

The Lady Iron basketball team once again fell short at their game against the Central Catholic Saints....

Bad start for Lady Iron Basketball

Bad start for Lady Iron Basketball

November 18, 2012

The season opener on Monday for the Lady Iron basketball team definitely could have gone better.  From...

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