Tag: Quentin Moon

Moving the Chains with . . . WIU linebacker Quentin Moon

Moving the Chains with . . . WIU linebacker Quentin Moon
Quentin Moon didn’t redshirt in his time at Western Illinois. In fact, he played in all 13 WIU games as a true freshman. Since that rookie season, Moon has grown into a 6-foot-2, 232-pound linebacker. A two-time honorable mention all-conference player and honor roll student, Moon has served as one of the Leatherneck team captains... Read more »

Third quarter explosion decisive in Western's opening night victory

‘Finish This Fight’ has been the theme Western Illinois head Charlie Fisher has extolled on his team since winter conditioning. Last season, Fisher’s Leathernecks stumbled down the stretch and missed the FCS playoffs. Thursday night in Cookeville, Tenn., WIU finished and then some. A 24-point third quarter outburst sent the Leathernecks away to a decisive... Read more »

Lenoir, Taylor Headline WIU All-Conference Picks

Lenoir, Taylor Headline WIU All-Conference Picks
Seven Western Illinois Leathernecks were honored by the Missouri Valley Football Conference, headlined by first team picks Lance Lenoir and Brett Taylor. Lenoir concludes his career as a three-time All-MVFC selection, twice earning First Team honors at wide receiver (2014, 2016). Taylor, a junior, earned his second straight All-MVFC honor, and for the first time... Read more »
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