SEPTEMBER 20 – It’ll be a jam-packed weekend, and Monday, of football on both NowDecatur.com stations.
Friday night kicks it all off as the Earthmover Credit Union Game of the Week features the unbeaten St. Teresa Bulldogs (3-0, 1-0 in CIC) hosting the Tuscola Warriors (2-1, 0-1). Aric Lee and ‘T-Mac’ Tony McClain have the coverage at 6:45 p.m., with kickoff at 7. The broadcast will be simulcast on both ESPNDecatur 1050 AM, WSOY 1340 AM/103.3 FM, and NowDecatur.com.
The Dale’s Southlake Pharmacy Extended Pregame Show begins just after 6, with Dominique Bates-Smith, Morgan Vogels, Scott Chapman, Cassie Meyer, and Meghan Whitlock setting the stage for the evening. Included in the breakdown will be the unbeaten Sangamo Conference clash of Maroa-Forsyth at Williamsville. Chapman will hit the road to cover the Trojans with live sideline updates to the broadcast in the, ‘On the Road with Scott, courtesy of McLeod Express’ feature.
The Millikin Big Blue (1-0) begin their conference season on Saturday afternoon, with a road trip to Chicago, to battle the North Park Vikings (0-1). Lee & McClain will again have the call, but only on ESPNDecatur 1050 AM and NowDecatur.com.
Saturday’s Cubs vs. Cardinals baseball game will only be available on WSOY 1340 AM/103.3 FM. Both stations will carry Sunday’s series finale.
Saturday night, the Illinois Fighting Illini (2-1) begin their Big Ten Conference slate in Champaign, against the Cornhuskers of Nebraska (2-1). Pregame begins on both WSOY stations at 6 p.m., with kickoff at 7 p.m.
Finally, the Chicago Bears (1-1) travel to the nation’s capital on Monday Night to battle the Washington Redskins (0-2). Pregame begins on ESPNDecatur 1050 AM at 6:45 p.m., kickoff at 7:20.