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Welcome to the home of the Highland Cougars and to another exciting season. This year our teams will continue the tradition of excellence, on and off the courts. Our student-athletes are students first. Our coaches stress the importance that academics and discipline play in being successful.

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Isaiah Owens, right, a basketball player at Highland Community College, teaches Jakhi Myles some basketball techniques during the “Be a Man and Read” night on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at Center School in Freeport.             Click on link below to read article.

Be a Man and Read Program

   Luka Barisic

  Deang Deang

Congratulations to Luka Barisic and Deang Deang on their selection to the Region IV Tournament Team!

All Highland Post Season Games

Live on Kickin’ Country K92 WFPS-FM  (92.1 FM)  Pregame show starts 45 minutes prior to tip off

Game 1 Thursday vs. Daley     Pregame Show 5:15 pm             Tipoff 6:00 pm

All games also available worldwide on the internet at or on your smartphone or tablet by downloading the free Tune In radio app from the App Store

Men’s Basketball 2/28/2019

Highland Shoots for Region IV Title with new foe in the way

Men’s Basketball 10/17/2018

Some of the Highland Men’s Basketball Team enjoyed participating in Carl Sandburg’s Fall Fest.

Softball 4/19/2018
14 years later, Highland softball ace Amber Lamb still a force

Men’s Basketball 4/11/2018
Jay’Quan McCloud becomes 20th All-American for Highland men’s basketball

Men’s Basketball 3/20/2018
Highland men’s basketball team doomed by slow start in first-round exit at nationals

Men’s Basketball 3/18/2018
Defense will be key for Highland at nationals

Men’s Basketball 3/10/2018
College basketball:  Highland storms back to stun West Plains, advance to Nationals
2018 Region IV Tournament Men’s Basketball Bracket

Women’s Basketball 3/9/2018
College basketball:  Highland women fare daunting district title game task
2018 Region IV Tournament Women’s Basketball Bracket

Men’s Basketball 3/6/2018
Highland men beat Kankakee for Region IV Title

Women’s Basketball 3/6/2018
Highland women hold off Sauk Valley to take Region IV Title

Men’s Bowling 3/4/2018
Highland Men’s Bowling team 2018 NJCAA National Champions!

Men’s Basketball 3/3/2018
Highland mens’ basketball primed for another Region IV title

Women’s Basketball 3/2/2018
Newness not a problem for conference champion Highland women

Golf 2/19/2018

Highland Cougar Golf is excited to sign Jon Silvers of Byron to join the Cougar golf program. Welcome Jon to Cougar Nation and Highland.

Men’s Basketball 2/13/2018

Baseball 2/13/2018
College Baseball:  Highland looks to show growth

Men’s & Women’s Bowling 2/7/2018
Freeport 4 Seasons to host Great Lakes Bowling Conference February 10-11, 2018



Congratulations to Connor Hurd and his 2nd place finish in the Region
Tournament. Connor qualified for the NJCAA National Tournament at
Glenlakes Golf Club in Foley, AL May 21-24, 2018.

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