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CHS Boys’ Golf closes out 2022 season with positive outlook

Jackets win at Murphysboro; play well at Regional to advance to Sectionals and finish well at Sectional By Jim Beers, Contributing Writer CHESTER – The Chester High School 2022 golf season is over, but the boys ended on high notes with a sweep of the competition at the Murphysboro triangular match; a great showing at

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SLHS tennis team sending two players to state

JACKSON – The Saxony Lutheran High School tennis team is sending two players to the state tournament in tennis doubles Friday and Saturday Saxony Lutheran Sophomores Abby Haley and Maggie Hillin  are headed to the state tennis tournament in doubles Friday and Saturday.   They defeated Lutheran South’s Lillian Soetaert and Elise Hoehner 6-2, 6-2

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Yellow Jackets cage Tigers in Cahokia Conference contest

Chester wins at Dupo in high-scoring, 53-30 game By Jim Beers, Contributing Writer CHESTER – The Chester High School Yellow Jacket Football Team traveled to Dupo, Illinois Friday night October 7 to challenge the Tigers.  The trip was well worth it as the Jackets controlled the game from the opening kickoff and brought home a

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Yellow Jackets hold on to beat Carlyle on Homecoming 2022

Jackets improve to 3-0 in Cahokia Conference with win!   By Jim Beers, Contributing Writer CHESTER — The Chester High School YellowJacket Football Team remained unblemished in the Cahokia Conference race on Homecoming night 2022, Friday September 30. The Jackets hosted Carlyle and held on for a slim, 13-12 victory to remain unbeaten in the

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CHS hosts 32nd Annual Chester Invitational Cross Country Meet

Coffman, Handel, and May win medals; Teams also compete at Red Bud CC Meet BY JIM BEERS, Contributing Writer CHESTER; The Chester High School Cross Country Team competed in their only home meet of the season Thursday September 29.  The event was the 32nd Annual Chester Invitational Cross Country Meet.  The Chester YellowJacket Boys’ Cross

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