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Men win in OT over Millikin

Alexander Camp, Staff Writer

September 9, 2015

On a beautiful night to play soccer under the lights, the UIS Men’s Soccer Team gave the crowd of 346 an exciting game, prevailing 2-1 in overtime in a preseason exhibition against Millikin University. Millikin dominated...

Sibling rivalry

Alexander Camp, Staff Writer

September 9, 2015

For the first time in program history, the UIS men’s basketball team will lock horns with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). The Prairie Stars will take on the Fighting Illini in an exhibition game on...

Mens Soccer at Kiwanis Stadium

August 21, 2015

Mens soccer will be held at Kiwanis Stadium tonight, August 21st, at 7:30 PM. Avengers: Age of Ultron will also be played on the quad at 9PM. This event is sponsored by Student Life and the Student Activities Committee. This is...

‘The Beautiful Game’

Trenton Adams, Staff Writers

April 29, 2015

It seems to be a recurring joke that Americans do not embrace soccer and never will. However, this joke is growing stale. Major League Soccer (MLS) reached equal popularity with Major League Baseball (MLB) at 18 percent of avid...

Stars face Indianapolis at East Peoria

April 29, 2015

The UIS softball team earned the No. 7 seed in the 2015 Great Lakes Valley Conference Softball Championship Tournament, which will be held May 1-3 at EastSide Centre in East Peoria, Ill. UIS faces No. 2 Indianapolis on Friday...

Men’s Tennis closes out Season with victory at Truman

April 22, 2015

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. - The University of Illinois Springfield men's tennis team ended its season on a high note with a 7-2 victory at Truman State on Wednesday afternoon. The Prairie Stars finished the year with a 11-13 mark - their...

Softball ranked in Midwest Region

April 22, 2015

The NCAA Midwest Regional Advisory Committee for Division II softball relased its initial set of regional rankings with the University of Illinois Springfield debuting in the No. 10 spot. The region ranking is the second for...

UIS drops close games to Lewis on military appreciation day

Roberto Pedroza, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

The UIS baseball team dropped a pair of games 5-2 and 5-4 to the Lewis University Flyers on Saturday at the UIS Baseball Field. Military Appreciation Day was well-received, with 156 fans in attendance. The Prairie Stars fell...

UIS prairie stars split games with Lewis flyers

Roberto Pedroza, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

The UIS baseball team split a doubleheader with Lewis University on Sunday at the UIS Baseball Field. The Prairie Stars dropped game one 5-3 but were able to take game two 7-3. In game one, Lewis scored the first run of the...

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