Making our mark in any medium... the official student news of Normal Community High School

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Making our mark in any medium... the official student news of Normal Community High School

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Making our mark in any medium... the official student news of Normal Community High School

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Senior Cemeron Thierry put the Ironmen up early over Bloomington, scoring on a 37-yard touchdown run on the first series of the contest. The Ironmen would win 35-7 to improve to 2-3 on the season.

Ironmen face Danville in must-win matchup

Ironmen need to win out to extend streak of 25-straight playoff appearances
Jeffery Woodard, Staff Reporter Sep 30, 2022

Following a 1-3 start, Community’s 35-7 win over Bloomington on Friday kept the Ironmen’s playoff hopes alive. With the Big 12 Conference title out of reach, the Ironmen will need to win out in...

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By the Numbers: Ironmen vs. Danville [video]

Dylan Wehmeyer, Senior Staff Reporter Sep 29, 2022
See how the Ironmen match up against Week 6 football opponent Danville.
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By the Numbers: Ironmen vs. Bloomington [video]

Dylan Wehmeyer, Senior Staff Reporter Sep 22, 2022
See how the Ironmen stack up against the Bloomington Raiders in Week 5 football action.
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By the Numbers: Ironmen vs. Peoria High [video]

Dylan Wehmeyer, Senior Staff Reporter Sep 13, 2022
Check out how Normal Community matches up against Week 4 opponent the Peoria High Lions [video].
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Urbana Tigers complicate the Big 12 playoff picture

Urbana Tigers complicate the Big 12 playoff picture

Inkspot Staff, Inkspot Staff Sep 9, 2022

The IHSA postseason structure is already convoluted and confusing (an issue the Inkspot tried to clear up last season). Add in details like the fact that the Big 12 Conference has 11 schools while...

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Community won last seasons Chili Bowl, defeating Normal West  45-7.

West, Community seek to protect streaks in Chili Bowl game

Inkspot Staff, Inkspot Staff Sep 8, 2022

Community (1-1) looks to snap Normal West’s (2-0) shutout streak when the Ironmen host the Wildcats in Friday’s annual Chili Bowl game at 7 p.m. West enters the rivalry matchup outscoring opponents...

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By the Numbers: Ironmen vs. Normal West [video]

Dylan Wehmeyer, Senior Staff Reporter Sep 6, 2022
Check out how Normal Community stacks up against rival Normal West [video].
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By the Numbers: Ironmen vs. Champaign Central [video]

Dylan Wehmeyer, Senior Staff Reporter Aug 30, 2022
Take a look at how Normal Community matches up against Big 12 opponent Champaign Central [video]
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Iron-ing out the IHSA playoffs - a fans guide to the football state series

‘Iron’-ing out the IHSA playoffs – a fan’s guide to the football state series

Jonah Kramer, Sports Editor Oct 29, 2021

After closing out an undefeated regular season with a 45-7 victory over rival Normal West on Oct. 22, the Ironmen earned the third seed in the 7A State Playoffs. The team faces 30th-seed Blue Island Eisenhower...

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Ironmen clinch playoff spot with victory over Peoria; look towards Granite City

Ironmen clinch playoff spot with victory over Peoria; look towards Granite City

Eli Schneider , Senior Staff Reporter Oct 7, 2021

The Ironmen defeated the Peoria High School Lions 42-38 at Peoria Stadium on Friday, Oct. 1, securing a playoff berth and their spot atop the Big 12 conference standings.  The Big 12 conference "is...

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Undefeated Ironmen look to lock up Big 12

Undefeated Ironmen look to lock up Big 12

Eli Schneider, Senior Staff Reporter Oct 1, 2021

The undefeated Ironmen take on the 4-1 Peoria High School Lions at Peoria Stadium on Friday, October 1, with a win and one more in the season's three remaining games, the Ironmen seal a Big 12 Conference...

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Ironmen seek revenge on Purple Raiders in season opener

Ironmen seek revenge on Purple Raiders in season opener

Eli Schneider and Jonah Kramer Aug 27, 2021

The Normal Community Ironmen football team opens its 2021 campaign tonight, as they take on the Bloomington High School Purple Raiders at Fred Carlton Field.  After the fall season was postponed due...

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All Fantasy fantasy team

All Fantasy fantasy team

Jimmy Gillispie Feb 10, 2020

The dust has settled after a fierce fantasy football season. League champions have been crowned, bets have been lost, and pride has been squashed. The Chiefs 31-20 Super Bowl victory serves as a reminder...

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