Girls' Soccer

Girls' Soccer

Thursday's prep highlights: Bombers edge Sages

In baseball

Argenta-Oreana 2, Monticello 1. The host Bombers got an RBI single from LOGAN SPARK in the fifth inning that proved to be the game-winner. Monticello's NICK STOKOWSKI struck out 13 in the loss, and ROSS REEDER hit a solo home run.

Wednesday's prep highlights: Estes lifts Bunnies

In baseball

Fisher 4, St. Thomas More 3. TATE ESTES drove in the winning run with a line drive off the fence in the bottom of the seventh for the Bunnies. Ester, PARKER PERRERO, TAW FREDRICKSON and BRAD PETTENGER each had two hits for Fisher. SEAN SULLIVAN had three hits for the Sabers.

Chargers soccer team feeling a little bit better

CHAMPAIGN — It's been such a rough season from a health standpoint for the Centennial girls' soccer team, the Chargers' mascot is even nursing wounds.

"I'm not kidding you, we've got this stuffed-animal duck and it's got tape, bandages, stitches all over it," Chargers coach Hsiung Marler said. "The mascot is injured, that's how banged up we are."

Central vs Centennial Girls' Soccer 2012

Champaign Central girls take on Champaign Centennial in soccer action at the 1st Annual Central vs. Centennial Pink Game at Centennial High School in Champaign on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. All proceeds benefited the American Cancer Society. 

Chart toppers: Girls' soccer teams to watch at regionals, courtesy Marcus Jackson

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Girls' soccer teams to watch at regionals, courtesy Marcus Jackson

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Teams of the Week: M-S boys' track & field in spotlight



Coach Keith Pogue's team won the 13-team Gene Ward Invitational in Champaign by four points. Cale McCormick (800), Jonathan Schaap (3,200) and Derek Bunch (shot put) won individual events, and the 3,200-meter relay was also triumphant.



Bulletin board: Record night at Spartan Classic

ST. JOSEPH — Two individual records and two relay marks were broken in Friday's Spartan Classic varsity boys' track and field invitational.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Garth shows way for Centennial

In track & field

At Urbana. Jansin Garth won the 100- and 200-meter dashes and was part of two victorious relays, leading Centennial to the team title at the Twin City Championships.

Garth was clocked in 11.33 seconds in the 100 and 23.25 in the 200. He ran on the triumphant 400 and 800 relays.

Teams will wear pink for good cause

CHAMPAIGN — Wednesday's Big 12 Conference girls' soccer match between Champaign Central and Centennial on the Chargers' field will help to raise awareness and money for the American Cancer Society. Centennial's team will wear specially made white with pink shirts while the Central squad will be outfitted in specially made pink with white shirts.

Friday's prep highlights: Redskins work OT for victory

In baseball

Sullivan 2, Neoga. 1. After forcing extra innings with a run in the bottom of the seventh, the Redskins scored in the eighth to pull out a home win. Josiah Davidson pitched a complete-game six-hitter for Sullivan.