Men’s basketball team looks to make changes

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

May 14, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Lincoln Land Loggers men’s team saw big changes as long-time coach Doug Jones became the women’s coach. The Loggers had big shoes to fill and definitely found a deserving replacement in Chuck Shanklin. Shanklin has...

Women’s basketball team looks to strong season next year

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

May 13, 2019

Filed under Sports

The 2018-19 Lincoln Land Loggers women’s basketball team saw some huge changes with Doug Jones taking over the coaching position after coaching the men’s team for 17 seasons. Jones previously set the career-wins record...

Lincoln Land beats Spoon River 8-5

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

April 24, 2019

Filed under Sports

The first 7 innings of the Loggers-Snappers game on April 1 were back-and-forth. But an argued call ended with Spoon Rivers coach John Dyke being ejected from the game. It turned the momentum in the Loggers favor, said Loggers...

Logger baseball fights for nationals qualification

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

March 31, 2019

Filed under Campus News, Sports

There are high expectations this season for the Lincoln Land baseball team. The hope for the team is to get back to the National Championship in 2019, and stop a near two-decade drought since their last National Championship ...

Loggers push through injuries

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

February 26, 2019

Filed under Sports

Injuries have plagued Lincoln Land's men's basketball team this year. The 4-21 season has also seen a new coach take over the team from Chad Jones, who is now the head coach of the women's team. Head Coach Chuck Shanklin...

Loggers fall to Bulldogs

Loggers fall to Bulldogs

February 17, 2019

Loggers fall to Cardinals

Loggers fall to Cardinals

January 23, 2019

More athletes choosing junior colleges

Noah Branson, Lamp staff

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

SPRINGFIELD -- Like any other college, sports are an important activity at Lincoln Land Community College. However, the flocks of talent that are finding their way to junior colleges everywhere is something relatively new in recent...

LLCC Alum celebrates baseball career

Scott Adams, Lamp staff

November 8, 2018

Filed under Campus News, Sports

SPRINGFIELD -- Society celebrates its professional athletes, but going pro is a hard journey. It’s an accomplishment to even be noticed by a professional organization, let alone get a chance to play. Many LLCC grad's have had...

UIC cuts gymnastics team

Meredith Howard, Co-Editor

November 6, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

CHICAGO -- Peter Jansson was shocked by an announcement made by the University of Illinois at Chicago in August 2018. During the first week of school, coaches and gymnasts received an email from UIC administration telling them to...

Volleyball bounces back after early losses

Jacob Fisher, Lamp staff

October 10, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Loggers volleyball season got off to a rocky start as they lost three of their four games in the Wichita Sports Forum.  The ladies bounced back at home sweeping their opponents in the first Lincoln Land Invitational of the...

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