The Life

The Life: Garret Dooley Part 2

  In Part Two of Garret Dooley’s The Life, the NFL linebacker talks about free time in central Illinois and the Rochester football program and coach Derek Leonard. People-Tag: Derek Leonard, Garret Dooley

The Life: Garret Dooley Part 1

  In the Spring of 2018, former Rochester High School and University of Wisconsin football star Garret Dooley sat down for an episode of ‘The Life’ as he prepared to start his NFL career.

The Life: Luke Lehnen Part Two

  How many student athletes in the area are all conference in three sports: all state in football, starting point guard on a 4A basketball team and one of the best center fielder’s in

The Life: Luke Lehnen Part One

  How many student athletes in the area are all conference in three sports: all state in football, starting point guard on a 4A basketball team and one of the best center fielder’s in

The Life: Jack Healy

  Illini hockey star Jack Healy takes some time to sit down with DP for an episode of The Life to talk about the SHG hockey memories, playing for the U of I now

The Life: Josh Talley

  After an excellent career as a Glenwood Titan, Josh Talley took his talents to the division three level to play at Monmouth College. Talley has now completed his collegiate career so we sit

The Life: Southeast’s Lawrence Thomas

  In this latest episode of “The Life” brought to you by Country Financial, we sit down with Southeast Spartans head coach Lawrence Thomas following that incredible hoops season on the east side. LT

The Life: Coach Anthony Wherley

  Days after his retirement from head coach at Illini Central, Anthony Wherley took time to join DP for an episode of “The Life” to talk high school basketball, the state championship team, the

The Life: Joby Crum – City 2019 Part 2

  We kick off our 2019 City boys basketball coverage by sitting down with Springfield High boys basketball head coach Joby Crum. This episode and all episodes of “The Life” are brought to you

The Life: Tim Allen – City 2019

  As part of our City 2019 coverage, we sit down with SHG head basketball coach Tim Allen to talk about his team’s great start, where he got his start and what City means

The Life: Joby Crum – City 2019 Part 1

  We kick off our 2019 City boys basketball coverage by sitting down with Springfield High boys basketball head coach Joby Crum. This episode and all episodes of “The Life” are brought to you

The Life: Denise Dufour

  Pleasant Plains Volleyball head coach Denise Dufour won the 2A State Volleyball Championship a month ago, but state title success is nothing new for her. Dufour talks about her immense success at the

The Life: Steve Buecker

  Rochester is known for a few things: winning rings and Derek Leonard’s offense are among the few. The Rockets defensive coordinator sits down with us to talk about the other side of the

The Life: Michael Kinkade

  Williamsville High School’s offensive coordinator has taken an interesting path to get to where he’s at now under head coach Aaron Kunz. He’s seen CS8 competition, Sangamo and even the Metro East area

The Life: Brad Leonard

  He has five state championship rings and his last name is Leonard. He knows both SHG and Rochester offenses inside and out, but most weeks, he gets to chose which game he’ll attend.