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Saturday's prep highlights: Hudson lifts Purple Riders

In boys’ basketball
Little Okaw Valley Tournament
At Arcola
Arcola 54, Atwood-Hammond 41. Nick Hudson scored half of his 20 points in the first quarter to propel the Purple Riders to a win. Andy Webb and Jordan Feagin each scored 10 points for the Rajahs.

Thursday's prep highlights: A-L/A-H, Tri-County, CG, Shiloh win LOVC games

In girls’ basketball
LOVC Tourney
A-L/A-H 46, Okaw Valley 30. Ashley Tabb poured in a game-high 21 points for Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond, which led 22-15 at halftime.

Wednesday's highlights: Urbana senior wrestlers honored

In wrestling
At Urbana. Urbana seniors Sam Walson (126 pounds) and Cameron Mammen (170) won by pinfall against Normal West opponents in their final home matches.

Walson finished his match in four minutes, and Mammen pinned his opponent in 1:23. The Wildcats won the dual match 54-20.

Saturday's highlights: Tigers enjoy home cookin'

In wrestling
At Urbana.
Cameron Mammen’s final Urbana Invitational was one to remember. The Tigers senior pinned each of his three opponents, two in less than a minute, to win the 195-pound class and earn the Most Outstanding Wrestler award for the upper-weight divisions.

Thursday's prep highlights: Zirkle pours in 33 for Raiders

In boys’ basketball
Iroquois West 63, Armstrong-Potomac 45. Keaton Zirkle hit four three-pointers en route to 33 points and grabbed 14 boards to lead the host Raiders, who outrebounded A-P 43-24. The Trojans, who played to a first-half tie at 26 apiece, were led by Dentler Loschen (17 points) and Wade Rogers (15).

Tuesday's prep highlights: Joop, Sabers victorious

In boys’ basketball

St. Thomas More 55, PBL 46. Storm Joop and Joshua Koerner combined for 13 points in the fourth quarter to lift the Sabers to a home win. STM outscored the Panthers 17-10 in the final period. Joop finished with 19 points, and Jeremy Walder led the Panthers with 12 points.

Saturday's highlights: Litchfield, Evans power Central girls

In boys’ basketball
Cissna Park 42, Schlarman 26.
Beau Anderson and Cole Hasselbring scored 11 points apiece for the Timberwolves in a home victory. Austin Calhoun led the Hilltoppers with 10 points.

Thursday's prep highlights: Sabers set scoring record

In boys’ swimming & diving

Thursday's prep highlights: Meacham powers Chargers

In girls’ basketball

Centennial 88, Champaign Central 47. Chantal Meacham scored 15 points, all on three-pointers, to lead the visiting Chargers to a Big 12 victory against their city rivals. Five players scored in double figures for Centennial. Laura Litchfield paced the Maroons with 13 points.

All-Area Girls' Swimming Coach of Year: Central's Will Barker

Directed the Maroons to their sixth consecutive sectional championship.