We’re in the thick of the IHSA playoffs right now and for another year, the Macomb High School football campaign ended after nine regular season games. This season, the Bombers finished 1-8 in what is known in the business as a rebuilding year. The lone victory came in Farmer City, Illinois against Blue Ridge High […]Read more "One Year Into the New Era of Bomber Football"
When your team is eliminated from the playoffs, it can sometimes be tough to stay motivated to play. Especially when there are three games left in the season. That is the position, the Macomb High School football team is in. With a 1-5 overall record, the Bombers are officially eliminated from IHSA playoff contention. The […]Read more "Finding a reason to play"
When Tony Westen took over as the new head coach of the Macomb High School football program he had big shoes to fill. Kelly Sears was in charge of Bomber football for 21 years and had plenty of winning football teams. The offense of choice for Coach Sears was for a while the Veer and […]Read more "Bomber Football Still Adjusting To The Spread"
After yesterday’s opening night loss, all of the talking heads among sports media are going to cause a stir with the “panic meter” for the New England Patriots. The last time the Pats lost in week one was back in 2014 against the Miami Dolphins and guess what there was a Super Bowl trip in […]Read more "The Patriots Don’t Need to Panic At All"
Promoted from JV to varsity head coach, Tony Westen officially took the reigns in his first game at the helm of Macomb High Bomber football. The Bombers opened the 2017 campaign by playing host to the Lincoln Railsplitters who recently switched from the Central State Eight Conference to the Apollo Conference. There really is nothing […]Read more "Macomb Adjusts to New Era"
What’s up? My name is Danny Frey and I’ll be rambling on this blog for at least five times this fall semester. Expect blog posts about WIU intramurals. Leatherneck athletics and even professional sports (I somehow will try to cope with how bad the Chicago Bears will be along with the Cubs surpassing my St. […]Read more "First Post…"
When I had to choose what to do for this multimedia package I had the perfect subject in mind. I conducted two interviews earlier with Kelly Sears, the head football coach at Macomb High School. He recorded a 121-90 overall record over 21 seasons as the head coach. We have bonded over the years after […]Read more "Multimedia Story"