The Herscher Tigers varsity football team won their first conference game of the season against Reed Custer. The score of the game was 47-42.

The Tigers varsity soccer team had a great weekend at the PepsiCo tournament, the largest boy and girl soccer tournament in the United States. The team went 3-1 through the tournament against very tough competition. 

This past Friday the Herscher Tigers football team took on the Coal City Coalers at Coal City. Unfortunately the Tigers couldn't get their offense rolling and defensively the Tigers couldn’t keep them from scoring.

Lady Tiger swimmers helped Kankakee take 3rd overall at the Shepard Invitational.

Herscher High School Cross Country team competed against 16 other teams in the Seneca Invitational last Friday. The varsity boys placed first at the event.

On Friday August 31, the Herscher Tigers were scheduled to play against the Clifton Central Comets. The game was pushed to Saturday afternoon due to storms. 

On Friday, August 17, the Herscher High School fall sports teams and band will showcase their fall 2018 teams during the Tiger Preview Night hosted by the athletic boosters. Following are profiles for each fall sport.

The Herscher Mustangs are hosting a PONY 9 and 10-year-old regional tournament in Herscher this week. Games are being played through Saturday at Village Park. 

Top-seeded Herscher advanced to the Class 1-A soccer regional finals at Coal City with an 8-0 semifinal win over fourth seeded Wilmington Tuesday.

Pictured here are some scenes from the 29th annual Herscher Invitational which took place Friday evening in Seebach Stadium.

The Herscher Tigers return to the IHSA Class 1-A state finals this weekend at the Corn Crib in Normal. HHS will face Columbia at 5:00 on Friday in semifinal action. Timothy Christian and Harvard play in Friday night's other semifinal. Saturday's championship match takes place at 5 o'clock. T…

The Herscher-McNamara football rivalry was placed on the shelf 26 years ago. Now, the teams will meet Friday night for the first time since 1988. The Tigers (7-2) host the Irish (6-3) at 7:00 in Seebach Stadium. Friday's game takes place in the first round of the IHSA Class 4-A playoffs. The…

Brandon Powell rolls out during Herscher's regular season home finale which resulted in a 33-6 victory over Sandwich on Friday night. HHS closes out the regular season at Streator this week, then waits for its IHSA playoff assignment. The pairings will be announced on Saturday night. Also pi…

Herscher High School senior Donnie O’Brien, who after graduation will pursure a career in artistry, creates a classic post during competition on April 12 at the Metamora Track and Field Invitational. Herscher Pilot photo

EUREKA, Ill. – Two weeks after welcoming a group of nine incoming student-athletes to the Eureka College football program, sixth-year EC head coach Kurt Barth announced the addition of seven more new players for the 2014 season on Thursday.  The newest group of commits, all with freshman eli…

Herscher High School’s track team opened its 2014 season in March with a pair of meets in the great indoors at the Reed-Custer Field House in Braidwood. Herscher competed with four other teams in a warm up meet on Tuesday, then returned Saturday for the Comet Classic. At left, Sam Reifsteck …

Limestone Middle School’s eighth grade volleyball team recently hosted the Kan-Will Tournament at HHS and claimed the championship. Members of the team include, from left: first row, Halley Outsen, Kloe Longtin, Gabrielle Goytia, Molly Cann, Allison Faye and Lexie Robinson; and second row, c…

The seventh grade girls volleyball from Limestone Middle School recently placed second in the Kan-Will hosted by Grant Park Middle School. The Tigers lost to Manteno in the championship match. Members of the team include, from left: first row, Zayla Mitsdarffer, Natalie Jordan, Grace Mendell…

Two Herscher High School wrestlers finished fifth and sixth in their respective weight classes at the Illinois High School Association’s state finals Saturday in Champaign.

Herscher High School’s cheerleaders will be cheering for themselves this weekend at the Illinois High School Association’s state finals in competitive cheerleading.The Herscher squad is scheduled to perform at 11:35 am Friday at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington.The Herscher team qua…

Coal City goalkeeper Sarah Sirovy wins the chase for a loose ball in front of her net during regional semifinal action in Herscher on Wednesday. In pursuit for Herscher are Loryn Bruer (10) and Taylor Hartman (18). Sirovy posted a shutout victory as the Coalers ended Herscher’s season with a…

Boys in the third through eighth grades are invited to participate in the upcoming 25th annual Spring Training Baseball Hitting Camp at Herscher High School.

Herscher senior Dan Sullivan grimmaces as he pulls down a rebound during this week’s 63rd annual Kankakee Holiday Tournament. An opening round win over Deer Creek-Mackinaw followed by a loss to St. Anne places the Tigers in Saturday’s third place game in the Blue Division.

Rivals Herscher and Manteno played their usual hard fought soccer match Saturday before HHS emerged with both a victory and the title in the 2012 Columbus Cup tournament hosted by the Panthers.

Jamie Ferguson, left, and Cody Cadle take control of the action during a recent soccer match at Herscher High School.

The 31st running of Herscher’s Hare and Tortoise Race in Herscher on Labor Day was certainly not impaired by a wind chill factor.

The HHS gymnasium felt like an oven Tuesday night as the Lady Tigers cooked up a victory over their conference rivals from Manteno.