All Girls' Soccer Content

Wednesday's highlights: Storm wins slugfest

Baseball

Danville 2, Normal West 1. Zack Thomas hit the game-winning home run in the seventh inning for the host Vikings (18-8). Cody Burton (5-3) scattered six hits, and Chuckie Robinson went 2 for 3.


Tuesday's prep highlights: Namoff sparks Chargers

Baseball

Centennial 9, Rantoul 4. TYLER NAMOFF went 3 for 3 with two RBI to power the visiting Chargers. The Eagles (16-10) got two RBI from KELLY FOSTER.

Clinton 6, Argenta-Oreana 4. JOSH MERRICK clubbed a two-run homer and NATE ENNIS added a solo shot for the Maroons.


Teams of the Week

*****

CENTENNIAL BOYS' TRACK AND FIELD

Five Chargers won individual events as the team won the Twin City championship by 40 points. Counting two relay titles, 200-meter champion Jonan Peoples was involved with three first-place finishes.

****

WESTVILLE SOFTBALL


Monday's prep highlights: Shoaf tosses no-hitter

Baseball

LeRoy 7, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 5. ERIC STEFFEN homered twice and drove in four runs to lead the Panthers. BRANDON BRONKE and JAMES METTRICK added a pair of hits. ALEX KEMMER collected two hits for the Falcons.


Thursday's highlights: Onstott (2 HRs) powers Tuscola

Baseball

Tuscola 12, Central A&M 1. TJ Onstott belted two home runs and Dillon Hoel fired a one-hitter in the Warriors' five-inning home win. Hoel and teammate Kyle Miller also homered.


Chargers continue winning ways

CHAMPAIGN — Losing the reigning News-Gazette Area Player of the Year two weeks into the season might have been a crushing blow for some soccer teams.

Not for Centennial's Chargers. They've become accustomed to making changes on the fly.


Kroner: Year-round soccer to become reality

URBANA — Today, it starts.

"It's a momentous day," Graham Berry said.

"A long time coming," Mick Galeski said.

Today, a former farm field in north Urbana starts the transformation of becoming a 24,500-square-foot indoor soccer facility.


Tuesday's prep highlights: Carnahan paces Comets

Baseball

Oakwood 12, North Vermillion (Ind.) 0. ZACH CARNAHAN fired a one-hit shutout with eight strikeouts for the host Comets. LOGAN CRONK (two hits, two RBI) and CAMERON LEE (three RBI) led the offense.


Teams of the Week

*****

DANVILLE GIRLS' SOCCER

The Vikings (8-9-1) had a perfect week: Three matches, three shutout wins to extend the team's streak of shutout victories this season to eight. Goalkeepers Kim Youhas and Jessica Sanks had a strong week as did scorers Mallory Sparnicht (six goals) and Emma Peck (four goals).

****


Monday's prep highlights: Rice, Unity get offensive

Baseball

St. Thomas More 12, CPCI 2. JULIAN BOSWELL had two hits and CONNOR STEWART drove in three runs to propel the Sabers (17-4, 9-0 Sangamon Valley). Boswell and MIKE RUBENACKER each had two RBI in the five-inning game.