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Peoria CityLink 2020 IHSA March Madness Transportation Shuttle Cancellation Reminder

Peoria CityLink 2020 IHSA March Madness Transportation Shuttle Cancellation Reminder

(Photo By  (Photo By Flickr User Varela ©) Peoria CityLink is cancelling the continuous bus shuttles from participating hotels to the Peoria Civic Center for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Boys Basketball State Finals on Friday, March 13th and Saturday, March 14th for the Class 1A and 2A games, and Friday, March 20th and…MORE

WVEL Sports Scope Now: 2020 Boys Basketball State Finals Has Been Cancelled

WVEL Sports Scope Now: 2020 Boys Basketball State Finals Has Been Cancelled

(Photo By Flickr User franchise opportunities)   The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced on Thursday evening March 12, 2020, that it has cancelled its remaining winter State Series postseason tournaments, which include Boys Basketball, Scholastic Bowl, Drama & Group Interpretation, Music, Debate and Journalism, over concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We appreciate the patience…MORE

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 3A/4A Girls Basketball State Finals Rewind

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 3A/4A Girls Basketball State Finals Rewind

(Photo By Flickr User Photo By Marcus  Balcher)   Who was crowned “IHSA Queens Of The Court?” The Road To Redbird, Part Two (The Final Chapter) concludes on this past weekend in Normal. IL for Class 3A & 4A; just in case you missed it, here is a quick glance to see who made “Top Queen” of…MORE

WVEL Sports/News/Health Scope Now: IHSA Update- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Protocol

WVEL Sports/News/Health Scope Now: IHSA Update- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Protocol

(Photo By Flickr Joe Terrasi)   The IHSA continues to monitor the recommendations of our Sports Medicine Advisory Committee, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as it relates to coronavirus (COVID-19). While there have been more but limited incidences of confirmation of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in…MORE

WVEL News Scope Now: Peoria CityLink Will Cancel Its Shuttle Service For The IHSA Boys’ Basketball 2020 State Tournaments

WVEL News Scope Now: Peoria CityLink Will Cancel Its Shuttle Service For The IHSA Boys’ Basketball 2020 State Tournaments

(Photo By Flickr User Alexander Rentsch)   CityLink is cancelling the continuous bus shuttles from participating hotels to the Peoria Civic Center for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Boys Basketball State Finals on Friday, March 13th and Saturday, March 14yh for the Class 1A and 2A games, and Friday, March 20th and Saturday, March 21st…MORE

2020 IHSA Original March Madness Experience

2020 IHSA Original March Madness Experience

  (Photo By Flickr User Kate Ter Haar)   Since its inception in 1996, the March Madness Experience™, a family-oriented extravaganza of fun, interactive games, historical exhibits, and good times, has been an integral part of the IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals in Peoria! Just across the concourse from the tournament action at Carver Arena, the…MORE

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 3A/4A Girls Basketball State Finals

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 3A/4A Girls Basketball State Finals

(Photo By Flickr User Eric Wong)   “Who will be crowned “Class 3A/4A IHSA Queens Of The Court?” You know it was so nice, we had to ask you twice! The Road To Redbird, Part Two (The Final Chapter) concludes on this weekend in Bloomington-Normal. IL! The month of March has begun and we are…MORE

WVEL/IHSA Insider: 2020 Class 1A/2A Girls Basketball State Finals Rewind

WVEL/IHSA Insider: 2020 Class 1A/2A Girls Basketball State Finals Rewind

(Photo By Flickr User Jonas Tana)   Who was crowned “IHSA Queens Of The Court?” The Road To Redbird, Part One began on last weekend in Bloomington/Normal, IL for Class 1A & 2A; just in case you missed it, here is a quick glance to see who made “Top Queen” of their court! (winners are in…MORE

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 1A/2A Girls Basketball State Finals

WVEL/IHSA Insider Scope: 2020 Class 1A/2A Girls Basketball State Finals

(Photo By Flickr User eddie welker)   “Presenting Her Royal Majesties, The Queens Of The IHSA Basketball Court!” “Now If You’re With Us,All In Favor, Say, Here, Here!” The Road To Redbird, Part One begins on this weekend in Bloomington/Normal. IL; February Fever Wall-To-Wall Basketball, Is In Full Effect! If you are planning to attend this…MORE

WVEL Sports Scope Now: The 2020 NHL All-Star Weekend Is Coming To The Gateway City

WVEL Sports Scope Now: The 2020 NHL All-Star Weekend Is Coming To The Gateway City

(Photo By Flickr User Dave Herholz)   The National Hockey League and St. Louis Blues are bringing the 2020 NHL® All-Star Weekend to the Stanley Cup Championship City, St. Louis, MO! The game’s biggest names and brightest stars will converge to take a break from the intensity of the regular season and showcase the greatest talent…MORE