ELGIN - Imagine this. You’re walking into a football stadium, a basketball and volleyball gym, or a baseball and softball field and all you can see is a sea full of people wearing red.

There are no more places to sit and there is hardly any standing room left. A loud student section that is always dressed up with a theme, signs and posters everywhere, and fans yelling in the stands supporting their high school athletes – this is what it is like anytime you walk into an Elgin sporting event.

As the sporting season is changing from supporting our boys of fall in pads and helmets to supporting our boys and girls with laced up basketball shoes and handshakes at the end of a tunnel, Elgin Owl basketball season is now in full swing.


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