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St. Teresa High School is an accredited Catholic college preparatory secondary school serving the Decatur, Illinois area. Sharing in the educational mission of the Church, it is committed to offering excellent education and developing a community of faith. St. Teresa provides a faith-based, disciplined environment which fosters academic achievement, independent thinking, moral integrity, and service to community. more

Two post from the Herald & Review on Shevonte Joyner

Born to run: St. T’s Joyner finding his groove

The only person to stop Shevonte Joyner this year was Shevonte Joyner.

A senior running back at St. Teresa, Joyner fumbled the first time he touched the ball this season, and followed that by muffing a punt.

Joyner was nervous. He hadn’t played under the lights in two years, was coming off a serious knee injury, playing for a new team and in a hostile environment. After getting gang-tackled on an early carry, a Central A&M fan yelled, “Welcome to the Okaw.”  Read the rest here

Cutting-room floor — Joyner

I have a story on St. Teresa running back Shevonte Joyner running in Friday’s paper, but I couldn’t fit all the good stuff in the piece. So here are some tidbits.

— One of the questions people are always asking about Joyner is why he’s not getting more carries. He got 15 last week against Warrensburg, but just 14 combined against Central A&M and Argenta. Here was St. Teresa coach Tim Brilley’s response when asked about Joyner’s carries:  Read the rest here





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