Western Illinois University located in Macomb, Ill., has grown from its roots (a teacher’s training school) to become a comprehensive major public university that boasts top programs in both law enforcement and agriculture. The Fighting Leathernecks were founding members of The Summit League in 1982.
April 16, 2018 Western Challenge Set for April 24

The Western Challenge is a 24-hour online fundraising campaign that challenges alumni, students, employees and friends to give back to support their favorite areas of Western.
April 21, 2018 Men's Basketball Welcomes Perion Little

Billy Wright announced the signing of Perion Little on April 21
April 20, 2018 Offense Shrugs off Late Rally for Spring Game Victory

MACOMB, Ill. - Western Illinois received its first taste of Leatherneck football under the direction of head coach Jared Elliott Friday night, in the 2018 Bruce Craddock Memorial Spring Game.
April 20, 2018 Nick Olson and Abigail Richter Lead Leathernecks at Missouri

Olson posted a top-5 mark, while Richter recorded a personal best
April 20, 2018 Six-Straight Hits Help Leathernecks to Victory

The effort led to five runs, the most tallied in a single inning this season, which helped the Leathernecks to a 7-2 victory over North Dakota State.
April 20, 2018 Leathernecks Seek First-Ever Title at Summit League Championships

Western Illinois will tee-off alongside its seven league competitors at the Summit League Women's Golf Championship this weekend.

Scoreboard

Total Slides 11 : Active Index 4 : Last Slide Divs 1

Summit League Scoreboard
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. North Dakota State Bison
@ Mt. SAC Relays
Torrance, Calif.
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. Omaha Mavericks
@ Bryan Clay Invitational
Azusa, Calif.
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. South Dakota State Jackrabbits
@ Bryan Clay Invitational
Azusa, Calif.
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. South Dakota State Jackrabbits
@ Mt. SAC Relays
Torrance, Calif.
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. Western Illinois Leathernecks
@ Tom Botts Invitational
Columbia, Mo.
-3
Fri. Apr 20
All Day
vs. South Dakota Coyotes
@ Red Raider Open
Orange City, Iowa
0
Fri. Apr 20
Final
2
Omaha
11
at Fort Wayne
-2
Fri. Apr 20
11:00 AM
Denver
at New Mexico
0
Fri. Apr 20
Final
1
Oral Roberts
3
vs. South Dakota State
@ Council Bluffs, Iowa
0
Fri. Apr 20
Final
7
Western Illinois
2
vs. North Dakota State
@ Omaha, NE
7
Fri. Apr 20
Final - 7 innings
0
Omaha
11
at Fort Wayne
0
Fri. Apr 20
Final
7
Oral Roberts
3
vs. South Dakota State
@ Council Bluffs, Iowa
0
Fri. Apr 20
Final
5
South Dakota State
2
at Augustana (S.D.)
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. South Dakota Coyotes
@ Red Raider Open
Orange City, Iowa
-3
Sat. Apr 21
4:00 p.m.
vs. Fort Wayne Mastodons
@ Illinois Twilight
Champaign, Ill.
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. North Dakota State Bison
@ Mt. SAC Relays
Torrance, Calif.
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. North Dakota State Bison
@ Beach Invitational
Long Beach, Calif.
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. South Dakota Coyotes
@ Beach Invitational
Long Beach, Calif.
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. South Dakota State Jackrabbits
@ Mt. SAC Relays
Torrance, Calif.
-3
Sat. Apr 21
All Day
vs. Western Illinois Leathernecks
@ Tom Botts Invitational
Columbia, Mo.
-2
Sat. Apr 21
8:00 AM
Quincy
at Western Illinois
-2
Sat. Apr 21
10:00 AM
South Dakota State
at Fort Wayne
-2
Sat. Apr 21
11:00 AM
Omaha
at Illinois State
-2
Sat. Apr 21
12:00 PM
Omaha
at Western Illinois
TV: ESPN+
-2
Sat. Apr 21
12:00 PM
North Dakota State
at South Dakota
-2
Sat. Apr 21
12:00 PM
Chicago
at Valparaiso
-2
Sat. Apr 21
12:30 PM
South Dakota State
at Fort Wayne
-2
Sat. Apr 21
1:00 PM
Western Illinois
vs. North Dakota State
@ Omaha, Neb.
-2
Sat. Apr 21
2:00 PM
Omaha
at Fort Wayne
-2
Sat. Apr 21
2:00 PM
Omaha
at Western Illinois
-2
Sat. Apr 21
2:30 PM
North Dakota State
at South Dakota
-2
Sat. Apr 21
4:00 PM
Oral Roberts
vs. South Dakota State
@ Omaha, Neb.
-2
Sat. Apr 21
6:30 PM
Oral Roberts
vs. South Dakota State
@ Sioux Falls, S.D.
-3
Sun. Apr 22
8:00 a.m. CT
vs. The Summit League
@ 2018 Women's Golf Championships
Nebraska City, Neb.
-3
Sun. Apr 22
8:00 a.m. CT
vs. The Summit League
@ 2018 Women's Golf Championships
Nebraska City, Neb.
-2
Sun. Apr 22
8:00 AM
Denver
at South Dakota State
-2
Sun. Apr 22
10:00 AM
South Dakota State
at Fort Wayne
-2
Sun. Apr 22
11:00 AM
Omaha
at Western Illinois
-2
Sun. Apr 22
11:00 AM
North Dakota State
at South Dakota
-2
Sun. Apr 22
1:00 PM
Drake
at Illinois State
-2
Sun. Apr 22
1:00 PM
Western Illinois
vs. North Dakota State
@ Omaha, Neb.
No Event
No Event
No Event
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Quick Facts

Name : Western Illinois
Founded : 1899
Nickname : Fighting Leathernecks
Member Since : 1982
Official Athletic Website : http://www.goleathernecks.com
Official University Website : http://www.wiu.edu

Standings

Conf All
Oral Roberts 12-5 22-15
Omaha 8-6 13-21
South Dakota State 8-6 10-21
Western Illinois 6-6 8-21
North Dakota State 6-8 13-17
Fort Wayne 4-13 8-24