Bill Heisler hit one of the greatest shots in the history of the Illinois High School Association's state basketball tournament nearly 22 years ago. His 3-pointer at the end of regulation tied the 1997 Class A championship game, and he finished with 36 points as Warsaw defeated Spring Valley Hall 92-85 for the championship. He was named one of the "100 Legends of the IHSA Boys Basketball Tournament" in 2007.
One of Dave Hunziker's fondest memories as a young boy growing up in Kahoka, Mo., was when he'd crawl into bed with his father at night and listen to a St. Louis Cardinals game on the radio. One of his most difficult memories as a child was watching his f
The Quincy Notre Dame boys basketball team was ahead by three points with 12.2 seconds to play during a semifinal game last month at the State Farm Holiday Classic, but Aurora Christian had the ball at halfcourt coming out of a timeout. Just before the ba
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — The annual visit to the Bloomington/Normal area for the State Farm Holiday Classic was a good one for the Quincy Notre Dame boys basketball team. The Raiders beat Champaign St. Thomas More (9-3) in the first round, then defeated...
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Max Wedding's line in the boxscore from Quincy Notre Dame's victory over Champaign St. Thomas More won't impress many people. He missed two shots from the field, and he missed his first three free throws before finally making one. Howe
Dear Santa, Hope all is well. I'm sure you're busy right now, taking care of all the last-minute gift wishes. I've been reading up on the favorite gifts this year for 10-year-old boys, and I'm guessing you are getting requests for video games, laser guns,
QUINCY -- The Raider Report, a daily update on happenings at Quincy Notre Dame that is e-mailed to students and parents, noted that the theme for the student section for Friday night's boys basketball game against Central was Christmas. As expected, most o
Quincy Notre Dame girls basketball coach Eric Orne will be at Thursday's West Central Conference game against Macomb in the Pit, but he'll be thinking about another game as well that night. The Quincy Catholic eighth grade girls team will be playing for t
PALMYRA, Mo. -- Quincy Notre Dame boys basketball coach Kevin Meyer hopes his team can get healthy quickly before a home game on Friday against Central and a trip to Blue Devil Gym on Saturday. Senior Dylan Foley, averaging 15.3 points and 6.3 rebounds th
It seems odd to believe that a basketball team played well on defense when allowing one player to score 30 points, but a case could be made for Quincy Notre Dame against Hannibal's Dezi Jones. Jones scored 30 points on 12-for-26 shooting ...