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Prep highlights: Barnes, Centennial rally for soccer tie


– LONNIE BARNES' second-half goal – his second of the match – lifted Centennial to a 2-2 tie against host Hoopeston Area. ANDY DRACKLEY finished with nine saves for the Chargers. BROCK RAMOS and MATT BENJAMIN scored for the Cornjerkers.

Athletes of the Week

Nathaniel Khachaturian, Senior, St. Thomas More

Fired a 68 to tie for second at the 22-school Raider/Redbird Classic.

I can't wait to see ... "A-Team."

I need concert tickets to ... Journey.

If I had a million dollars, I'd ... spend it on cars.

Monday's prep highlights

Boys' golf

– St. Thomas More's BEN DODDS shot 3-under 69 to finish second in the John Macek Invitational on the UI Orange Course on Monday. The Sabers finished third in the 15-team meet. Salt Fork's MAT BOWEN was fourth with a 70, and St. Thomas More's NATHANIEL KHACHATURIAN placed ninth at 73.

Trolia, Guth show way for M-S

BLOOMINGTON – Mahomet-Seymour's Seth Trolia and Adam Guth helped lead the Bulldogs to second place Wednesday at the Raider Classic at the Den.

Trolia shot a 1-over-par 73 and Guth recorded a 2-over 74 for M-S' boys' golf team, which totaled 301 to finish 2 strokes behind first-place Lake Forest.

Trolia tied for fifth, and Guth tied for eighth.

Local Sports Scores, August 18, 2010

High School Boys

Iroquois West 170, Watseka 191
Clinton 175, Monticello 178, Shelbyville 191
LeRoy 182, Blue Ridge 185, GCMS 195
2010 Raider Classic At the Den Golf Course, Bloomington
1. Lake Forest                299

M-S, Khachaturian sparkle

NORMAL – Seth Trolia led Mahomet-Seymour's boys' golf team with a 72, and the Bulldogs won the 22-team Raider/Redbird Classic on Tuesday based on a fifth-man tiebreaker.

St. Thomas More's Nathaniel Khachaturian tied for second with a 68.

Local Sports Scores, August 17, 2010

High School Boys

Danville 318, Bismarck Henning 342
GCMS 197, Fisher 216

High School Girls
Blue Ridge Invitational at Woodlawn CC
1. Mahomet-Seymour          376

Familiar role as athletic director suits Wienke

TUSCOLA – Stan Wienke hasn't had time to decorate his office yet, but a few mementos still grace the walls of the space he once called his own for five years.

Kroner's favorite prep teams of all time

So many teams, so many choices.

More than three decades spent covering prep teams in the Champaign-Urbana area has created countless memories.

Prep Year in Review


1. Salt Fork boys' basketball. Storm will be the hunted, not the hunter, next year in Class 1A.

2. Tuscola football. In last four years, 45 wins and three state championship-game berths.

3. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley wrestling. Falcons have elevated program to an elite level in Class 1A.