All Boys' Soccer Content

All Boys' Soccer Content

Hanselman nets hat trick for Monticello

Unity's Mannon scores three times.

SJ-O gets a kick out of soccer debut

ST. JOSEPH – The weather was ideal, the crowd enthusiastic and the effort noteworthy.

The only blemish for St. Joseph-Ogden in the first varsity soccer match in school history? The score.

Boys' soccer 2009: Best 50 players

News-Gazette Preseason Nifty 50


Boys' soccer 2009: N-G Top 10

News-Gazette Top 10


Boys' soccer 2009: Conference previews

Coaches corner

For the sixth consecutive year, prep sports coordinator Fred Kroner contacted every boys' soccer coach from conferences in our area for their thoughts on the upcoming season. Here they are, league by league:

Boys' soccer 2009: Urbana's Randy Blackman enjoys challenge

Randy Blackman has heard the reaction time and again when one of his Urbana High School soccer players makes a spectacular play.

Screaming fans – often parents – are cheering profusely, unafraid of losing their voices.

Chargers' Bushue at home in Indiana

CHAMPAIGN – Growing up, Jacob Bushue recognized that the standard in men's college soccer was often established by Indiana's Hoosiers.

Next year, he'll become one.

All-Area soccer: Meet the First Team

Get to know our first-team selections

N-G Top 10: Boys' soccer

Our final boys' soccer rankings

Richard Kayede: Player of the Year

URBANA – If you spend any time around Urbana athletics, you've probably heard a reference to someone called Ghana.

"Who are you meeting for lunch?"