MAHOMET – Hillary Veitch recorded her fourth shutout of the season and Kara Breedlove scored three goals to lift Mahomet-Seymour to an 8-0 Corn Belt Conference girls' soccer victory against Olympia on Thursday.
MONTICELLO – If ever there's a good time to have five sophomores in the starting lineup, it's when there's a strong and experienced battery in operation.
Champaign Central rolls to 5-0 girls' soccer victory behind Amanda Greco's four assists
Champaign Central baseball player Timmie Johnson and St. Joseph-Ogden softball player Emily Harms are in the spotlight this week
We spotlight four area teams that excelled in the past week
ST. JOSEPH – Never before has there been a softball team at St. Joseph-Ogden with the drive which exists among this year's athletes.
Five Spartans demonstrated the ability to drive the ball to all parts of the field for extra bases in Wednesday's 21-2 five-inning win against visiting Centennial.
TOLONO – Emily Godsell scored on Ana Deters' two-out single in the bottom of the seventh inning as Unity beat Fisher 5-4 in softball action Saturday.
WESTVILLE – Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman erupted for eight runs in the fifth inning to wipe out a 3-1 deficit en route to a 12-3 baseball victory against Westville on Friday. A.J. Pitmon went 2 for 3 and drove in four runs for the Buffaloes. Nathan Ross had two hits, two RBI and scored twice in the win. G-RF/Chrisman's 13-hit attack included two hits by Kody Kidwell and Travis Digby's homer.
GILMAN – Joe Parkhill, Dane Krone and Mack Meyer each pounded out four hits for St. Thomas More in the Sabers' 23-3 baseball win against Iroquois West on Thursday. Parkhill's four-hit effort included a home run and Parker Stewart went 3 for 4 and stole two bases for the Sabers in the five-inning contest.
ST. JOSEPH – Jake Flessner and Taylor Martinez each hit two-run homers to lead Centennial to a 7-2 nonconference baseball victory against St. Joseph-Ogden on Wednesday.