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Kahoks’ Regional game moved to Tuesday

By   /  March 3, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Sports  /  No Comments

Image by Roger Starkey

***Updated*** If Collinsville wins Tuesday against Belleville West, they will play O’Fallon at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The game will be played at Belleville West. —– original story — The Collinsville High School boys basketball Regional game against Belleville West has been moved from 7 p.m. Monday to 7 p.m. Tuesday. The game will be played […]

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Flyers roll over Kahoks

By   /  March 1, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Jacob Shaffer against East St. Louis / Photo by Roger starkey

East St. Louis – East St. Louis answered a Collinsville basket to open the game with a 17-0 run and never looked back on its way to a 91-50 victory in Southwestern Conference play. The Kahoks (4-10 SWC, 12-16) answered with a 7-0 run before the Flyers (10-4 SWC, 17-7) reeled off the next 14 […]

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Adams recognized for 20 years of devotion to the Kahoks

By   /  February 26, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Boys Soccer, Collinsville High School  /  No Comments

Pat Adams with CHS Head Coach / Player how high when you went them to do.

If, in the past 20 years, if you have been to almost all Collinsville High School girls and boys basketball games – varsity and junior varsity – as well as boys and girls soccer, softball, and sprinkled in as many volleyball matches as possible, your name is probably Pat Adams. The 1956 CHS graduate was […]

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Kahoks suffer another difficult defeat

By   /  February 26, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Jacob Shaffer / Photo by Roger Starkey

Collinsville – Collinsville entered the fourth quarter Tuesday with a two-point lead against the second place team in the Southwestern Conference, but could not overcome an 8-0 run halfway through the quarter, losing 60-56. Sean Davis’ tip-in basket as the third-quarter buzzer sounded stopped a Belleville East 7-0 run and gave the Kahoks (4-9 SWC, […]

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Rickman powers Kahoks past Belleville West

By   /  February 21, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Nic Gonet / Photo by Roger Starkey

By Phil Knapper – Metro Independent Contributor BELLEVILLE — The healthier Emondre Rickman gets, the better the Collinsville Kahoks will be. That statement was backed up brilliantly by Rickman Friday night at Belleville West, as he scored 19 points and pulled down 9 boards in a 66-59 Kahoks win. “That was his best performance,” Collinsville […]

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Collinsville falls short in upset bid of #5 Edwardsville

By   /  February 19, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Emondre Rickman / Photo by Roger Starkey

After losing by one point to Illinois’ 10th ranked team four days prior, Collinsville gave the fifth ranked team all it could handle Tuesday at Fletcher Gym, before succumbing to Edwardsville 49-39. The Kahoks trailed Edwardsville by four points at halftime and 37-35 entering the fourth quarter, but managed only four points in the final […]

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Kahoks fall by one to #10 Alton

By   /  February 15, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Sports  /  No Comments

Nic Gonet scores on a floater against Alton / Photo by Roger Starkey

Trailing by one point with 12 seconds remaining in the Kahok’s Friday night game against Alton, the state’s 10th ranked team, Collinsville Head Coach Darin Lee opted not to call a timeout. Collinsville had already turned the ball over 20 times at that point, which did not instill its coach with confidence. “You call time […]

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Collinsville knocks off North Tech for third straight win

By   /  February 9, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Harrison Wethers / Photo by Roger Starkey

By Phil Knapper – Metro Independent Contributor Ni’Sean Rigmaiden had a big night for the North Tech Eagles, scoring a game-high 27 points, but a balanced Collinsville Kahoks team received scoring from eight different players and was able to solve North Tech’s aggressive, trapping defense in a 64-49 win Saturday night at the Nashville Sports […]

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Kahoks ride nine 3-pointers to victory over Granite City

By   /  February 8, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Jacob Shaffer looks for room to pass / Photo by Roger Starkey

The Collinsville High School boys basketball team made only one 3-point field goal in the second half of Friday’s game against Granite City. Fortunately for Kahoks fans, they made eight triples in the first half. The Kahoks (3-6 Southwestern Conference, 10-12) grabbed an early lead that they twice relinquished, before going ahead for good with […]

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Kahoks help Vergil Fletcher’s widow

By   /  February 2, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville, Collinsville High School, News, Sports  /  No Comments

The 2013/2014 Collinsville High School basketball team at Violet Fletcher's house

Vergil Fletcher built Collinsville basketball and shaped the lives of hundreds of athletes in his 32 years at Collinsville High School. The respect Mr. Fletcher, who died in 2009 at age 93, gained in the community extended beyond naming the high school gym, and the street that runs in front of it, after him. He […]

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Wilkinson’s 19 lead Kahoks past Indians

By   /  February 2, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Jacob Shaffer drives the lane against Mascoutah / Photo by Roger Starkey

Anfirnee Wilkinson scored eight first quarter points to help the Kahoks to an early lead against Mascoutah Friday, and made four fourth quarter free throws to help seal a 53-46 win. Collinsville (9-12) led 14-9 after one quarter, but managed only three points over the first five minutes of the second quarter. Leading by one […]

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Extended scoring droughts doom Kahoks

By   /  February 1, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Anfirnee Wilkinson / Photo by Roger Starkey

The Collinsville Kahoks boys basketball team trailed by five points when the second half started Friday in O’Fallon, but found themselves in a 19-point hole only eight minutes of game time later. A Sean Davis layup nearly three minutes into the start of the third quarter was all the scoring the Kahoks would do in […]

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Kahoks overcome sluggish start, take 3rd place at tournament

By   /  January 26, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Sports  /  2 Comments

Anfirnee Wilkinson in action against Belleville East Jan. 10, 2014 / Photo by Roger Starkey

Collinsville got off to slow start Saturday, scoring only eight points in the first quarter, before cruising to a 47-28 victory over Pittsfield in the final game of the Jerseyville Tournament. The Saukees (6-13) held a 10-8 lead over the Kahoks (8-11) after one quarter, but managed only 18 points the remainder of the game. […]

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Wilkinson’s 20 points not enough, Cahokia edges Kahoks

By   /  January 23, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Anfirnee Wilkinson in action earlier this season / Photo by Roger Starkey

Anfirnee Wilkinson notched his sixth consecutive double-digit scoring game, and Collinsville knocked down 10 3-pointers for the second straight game, but fell to Cahokia 49-47 Wednesday at the Jerseyville Tournament. Wilkinson scored 20 points and Jacob Shaffer 10, to nearly match the Comanches’ pair of Division I recruits, who scored 31 points. Carleton Rivers led […]

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Shaffer leads Kahoks past Alton Marquette

By   /  January 21, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Photo by Roger Starkey

Senior guard Jacob Shaffer’s primary task Monday against Alton Marquette was to defend the area’s leading scorer. Shaffer not only played a key role in holding Deion Lavender to six points, he led the Kahoks in scoring, rebounds and assists in a 57-52 win. Lavender entered the game averaging 28.2 points on the season. Collinsville’s […]

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Kahoks lose “disappointing” decision at Jerseyville

By   /  January 18, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Anfirnee Wilkinson / Photo by Roger Starkey

A night after shooting 52.5 percent from the floor, Collinsville struggled through a 37 percent performance in a 54-49 loss at Jerseyville in the opening game of the Jerseyville Tournament. The Kahoks managed only 8 first quarter point and had tallied only 27 entering the fourth quarter. Trailing by 14 as the final eight minutes […]

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Sharp shooting Kahoks too much for Belleville West

By   /  January 18, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Emondre Rickman soars for a basket against Belleville West / Photo by Roger Starkey

Anfirnee Wilkinson scored 23 points – his most since scoring 33 in the fourth game of the season – to lead Collinsville to a 60-40 victory over Belleville West Friday at Vergil Fletcher Gym. The Kahoks shot 52.5 percent (21-40) from the floor on the night, including 7-12 from 3-point range. The Maroons (1-5 Southwestern […]

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Third-quarter surge propels Kahoks past Warriors

By   /  January 12, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Sean Davis in action during the 2013-2014 season / Photo by Roger Starkey

Collinsville hit five 3-pointers in the third quarter Saturday to erase a halftime deficit and propel the Kahoks to their first Southwestern Conference victory of the season. A night after scoring only six third quarter points – and none in the last 4 minutes 50 seconds – CHS (1-5 SWC, 5-9) dropped 25 on Granite […]

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Drought dooms Kahoks in 4-point loss

By   /  January 11, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Collinsville High School, Sports  /  No Comments

Anfirnee Wilkinson against Belleville East / Photo by Roger Starkey

The Collinsville High School boys basketball team could not overcome a seven-minute scoreless stretch Friday night, losing to Belleville East 40-36 in a Southwestern Conference matchup. The Kahoks (0-5 SWC, 4-9) started the game with a 3-point basket from Anfirnee Wilkinson. Collinsville went 0-10 from beyond the arc the rest of the game. The 3-pointer […]

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Kahoks boys and girls basketball games rescheduled to Jan. 11

By   /  January 6, 2014  /  Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Sports  /  No Comments

Image by Roger Starkey

The Collinsville High School boys and girls basketball games, scheduled for Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., have been rescheduled for the same time Saturday. The girls basketball team will play at home against Granite City. The junior varsity game will begin at 6 p.m., with varsity to follow. The boys basketball team will play Granite City. The […]

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