Martin leads Centennial past Urbana in a Big 12 baseball game.
■ Centennial 5, Urbana 0. ANTHONY MARTIN struck out eight in tossing an eight-hit shutout for the host Chargers. AUSTIN JOHNSON had two hits, including a double, and drove in a run for Centennial. TANNER RUSSELL (2 for 3) and JON TAUBER (2 for 3) each chipped in offensively for the Tigers.
■ Clinton 5, Unity 4. GREG OSGOOD was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to plate DEVIN KEMP for the game-winning run with the score tied at 4 in the bottom of the sixth inning. Kemp came through with an RBI double in the inning for the host Maroons while ELI LOGUE had a two-run single. MITCH NEGANGARD reached base in all four of his plate appearances for Unity.
■ East Central 11, Decatur Lutheran 3. RYAN FITZGERALD drove in three runs for the host Panthers while DALTON JAMES added two RBI as East Central used an eight-run fifth inning to break the game open.
■ Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 5, Armstrong-Potomac 3. RYAN BERRY (2 for 4), TREVOR PRICE (1 for 3) and GARRETT MARTIN each drove in a run for the visiting Buffaloes.
■ Hoopeston Area 6, Bismarck-Henning 4. CONNOR CLINE struck out nine in four innings for the Cornjerkers and he drove in two runs. KENDALL WALDER added an RBI for Hoopeston Area. KANE RICHMOND was 2 for 4 with an RBI for the Blue Devils.
■ Mahomet-Seymour 2, Pontiac 0. BRAD HERRMANN gave up five hits and struck out four in throwing a shutout to help the Bulldogs win their opening game of the Corn Belt Conference tournament. CULLY DAY had two hits to pace the Bulldogs. JOE KENNEY and TODD METZGER each drove in a run for M-S, which advanced to play Stanford Olympia on Thursday in the tournament semifinals at Illinois Wesleyan.
■ Marshall 11, Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond 7. JEREMY PLANK (2 for 3), ANDREW JAMESON and MASON LEE each drove in two runs for the visiting Knights while TYLER SCHURING was 3 for 4 with four runs scored.
■ Mattoon 7, Danville 3. The Green Wave scored six runs in the first inning to stymie the host Vikings. AUSTIN WEST had an RBI double while CHUCKIE ROBINSON doubled for Danville.
■ North Vermillion, Ind., 13, Oakwood 3. CONOR JARLING was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI for the host Comets.
■ Paxton-Buckley-Loda 9, Cissna Park 2. DREW SCHRODT drove in three runs and doubled to lead the Panthers. MARTIN MENNENGA (2 for 3), JONATHON WALDER (2 for 3) and DUSTIN MERCER each drove in a run. PBL pitcher JAY ESHLEMAN struck out 11.
COLE HASSELBRING doubled and had an RBI for the Timberwolves.
■ Rantoul 2, Bloomington Central Catholic 0. KOLTON VERMILLION drove in both runs for the host Eagles in their opening game of the Corn Belt Conference tournament and LUKE PANNBACKER struck out six in throwing a four-hit shutout.
■ St. Joseph-Ogden 8, Iroquois West 1. LOUIS ACKLIN threw a three-hit complete game and struck out 10 while he added a double and an RBI. CHASE GADAU had two hits, scored a run and drove in a run. HENRY GERRITSON hit a solo home run for the Raiders.
■ Stanford Olympia 10, Prairie Central 0. JOSH McWILLIAMS had the lone hit for the visiting Hawks in a five-inning Corn Belt Conference tournament loss.
■ Warrensburg-Latham 13, Tuscola 9. DEVIN ROSE was 3 for 4 with two RBI and NICK BATES was 2 for 4 with two RBI for the Warriors in a road loss.
■ Watseka 6, Beecher 2. JAKE LYZNICKI was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBI for Watseka.
BROCK MYERS (double) and JUSTIN MOYER (double) each drove in a run. TYLER LaVOIE struck out six and allowed two hits in five innings.
■ Armstrong-Potomac 4, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 3. The host Trojans rallied to force extra innings with a run in the top of the seventh inning before scoring the go-ahead run on a hit by ASHLEY GAYHEART in the eighth inning.
MORGAN ZINDARS struck out 10 and had a hit while MAKENZIE VINSON (2 for 4, two RBI) and KIRSTEN NEWNUM (double) contributed. BRITTANY HAY hit a home run for the Buffaloes while CALLAN HALL had a double.
■ Blue Ridge 15, Lexington 2. KYLEE BECK went 2 for 4 with three RBI for the visiting Knights in a five-inning win. TAYLOR BUILTA was 3 for 3 with two doubles, an RBI and three runs.
■ Centennial 13, Central 0. DANIELLE STASKE struck out eight and allowed two hits in five innings for the host Chargers. BEKAH BAMERT was 2 for 3 with three RBI and KRISTEN LEUCK (1 for 2) drove in three runs.
■ Clinton 6, Argenta-Oreana 2. BAILEY WALKER threw a three-hit complete game, struck out 12 and drove in two runs for the host Maroons. MORGAN HICKMAN added an RBI while HAYLEY GINGER was 2 for 4 with a double. TAYLOR FLEMING was 1 for 3 with an RBI for the Bombers.
■ Danville 14, Urbana 6. The host Vikings received four hits and two RBI from LINDSEY LOEWENSTEIN as they rattled off 19 hits in the Big 12 Conference victory.
TERA BAXTER came through with two doubles and three RBI while CHLOE DAVIS had three hits, KRISTI BURGHART added two hits, including a double, and an RBI and MACKENZIE KING had two hits and an RBI. KRISTA BROOM had a hit and an RBI for Urbana.
■ Fisher 11, Ridgeview 0. MOLLY FAIRFIELD had a triple and three RBI to lead the Bunnies to a six-inning road win. LEAH WILLIAMS added two hits, including a double, and drove in a run while KELCIE FREDRICKSON threw a four-hit shutout.
■ Hoopeston Area 11, Bismarck-Henning 10. JHANCE MARSHALL had three hits, including the game-winning one, to help the host Cornjerkers earn an unlikely come-from-behind victory. Hoopeston trailed 10-3 going into the bottom of the seventh inning before scoring eight runs to pull off the win.
BRITTNEY MYERS added three hits and drove in two runs for Hoopeston while BRITTANY RIBBE had four hits and scored three runs for Bismarck-Henning.
■ Mahomet-Seymour 10, Eureka 0. The host Bulldogs scored at least one run in every inning and MARK JONES won his 200th game at Mahomet-Seymour.
ALYSSA SPOERER led the way by going 2 for 2 with a double, triple and four RBI while JESSICA ROBERTS was 2 for 3 with two runs and an RBI.
ALIE TARRANT (2 for 3, double) chipped in offensively while MADISON O’DONNELL scattered five hits in throwing the shutout.
■ Monticello 4, Unity 1. ALLIE HISLOPE drove in three runs for the Sages.
■ Rantoul 13, Paxton-Buckley-Loda 1. The visiting Eagles broke the five-inning game open by scoring 10 runs in the final two innings. TESSA MORMON was 3 for 3 with a home run, three RBI and three runs while CARSON CHURCH was 2 for 4 with a home run and four RBI. JORDAN SMITH allowed three hits in five innings. KIRSTIN SCHNABEL had two hits for PBL.
■ Salt Fork 22, Schlarman 2. Ten players for the host Storm, which scored 11 runs in the first inning, drove in a run. GARRETT McFADDEN was 4 for 4 with four RBI while COLE SANFORD, COLE TAYLOR and CONNOR TAYLOR each had four hits.
■ St. Joseph-Ogden 13-12, Iroquois West 0-2. LEXIE BOAZ won both five-inning games for the visiting Spartans and threw a no-hitter in the first game to improve to 9-0.
MICKAELA FLEMING hit a home run in both games for SJ-O and finished with four RBI.
KENZIE JAMES (three hits, four stolen bases, four runs), MOLLY McELWEE (three hits, triple) and MADY POULTER (three hits, three runs) all thrived in the doubleheader.
■ St. Teresa 6, Monticello 0. The host Sages managed five hits.
■ Schlarman 4, Salt Fork 3. SYDNE BRYANT had three hits and SHELBY MASCARI had two hits for the visiting Hilltoppers. LEA HALL and PEYTON MEADE had two hits to spark Salt Fork’s offense.
■ Tuscola 13, Shelbyville 5. ERIN WALKER hit a three-run home run and finished with four RBI for the Warriors while striking out seven. MADISON FRERICHS added a home run while AMBER MILLER had three hits, scored three runs and drove in three runs.
■ Watseka 13, Oakwood 4. KATIE McTAGGART hit a home run for the third straight game to lead the Warriors to a home win.
McTaggart finished 2 for 4 with four RBI while MARIAH CARROLL (3 for 4, double, two RBI), COLLEEN SUCHY (two doubles, two RBI) and TAYLOR BAUER (3 for 4, two runs) contributed for Watseka.
Bauer struck out 12, her third straight game of striking out at least 10. MADISON CARLTON had three hits and drove in a run for the Comets.
In girls’ soccer
■ Charleston 7, Monticello 1. EMMA REINBOLD had the lone goal for the host Sages and EILISH McLEAN had the assist.
■ Decatur Lutheran 4, Judah Christian 1. KAITLYN DUCHIEN scored an unassisted goal in the first half for the Tribe (4-5-1) while ERIN HUGGETT made 10 saves.
■ First Baptist 5, Calvary Christian 1. KIMMY MONTGOMERY scored four goals to lead the Knights while ASHLEY GREAZER added the other goal.
■ Mahomet-Seymour 3, Normal U-High 0. CATHERINE McHALE scored two goals and handed out an assist for the Bulldogs while ALEYNA BRUNNER tallied the other goal for M-S.
■ St. Thomas More 3, St. Teresa 0. LEXI WALLEN recorded her eighth shutout of the season for the visiting Sabers. JADE BRINKOETTER, LOUISETTE LUKUSA and KATIE GILLETTE each scored a goal.
■ Urbana University High 4, Danville 0. SARAH VAUGHEN had two goals and an assist to pace the Illineks.
In boys’ tennis
■ At Champaign. Central downed Urbana 7-2 at home, sweeping all six singles matches. MICHAEL YOO won 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2 singles, GABE MITCHELL won 6-1, 6-0 and No. 3 and CHRIS YIM won 6-1, 6-0 at No. 6.
In doubles action, SAMI MESSAI and JOHN PARK won 6-2, 1-6 and 11-9 at No. 2 and MATT PETERSON and NATE HORNER won 6-3, 7-6 at No. 3 for Urbana.
In track and field
■ At Bismarck-Henning. JESSICA HALL placed first in the shot put with a toss of 34 feet, 7 inches and in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1 minute, 9.9 seconds to lead the Blue Devils past Hoopeston Area and Westville in a triangular meet. MARY BASS of Bismarck-Henning won the 100-meter dash (13.22) and 200-meter dash (28.8) while MADIE BROWN won the 1,600-meter run (6:33), the 3,200-meter run (14:23) and the discus (81-9).
■ At Champaign. Centennial won three of the four relays and ALLEN TERRY swept the 110-meter hurdles (15.18) and 300-meter hurdles (42.10) to lead Centennial to a first-place finish at the Twin City Meet. Centennial emerged with wins in two sprints, with JEFF MORGAN winning the 100-meter dash (11.14) and DREW WASHINGTON winning the 200-meter dash (23.64).
■ At Heyworth. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley won the boys’ and girls’ McLean County/Heart of Illinois Conference meet. DAVIS RICKS of GCMS won the boys’ 800-meter run in 2:04.80 and the Falcons’ 400-meter relay team placed first in 52.20. The Fisher girls’ team had two individual first-place finishers in CARLI CLIFTON (triple jump, 32 feet, 51/2 inches) and MIRANDA MARRY (300-meter hurdles, 47.82) while the Bunnies’ 800-meter relay team took first.
■ At Sullivan. AMANDA McCLAIN of Sullivan/Okaw Valley won the 200 (26.12) and the 400 (58.93) along with the long jump (16-6) at the Redskin Invitational.
JORDAN FEAGIN of Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond won the triple jump (40-7 1/2) in the boys’ Redskin Invitational while Sullivan/Okaw Valley’s ZEKE KIBLER won the 110-meter hurdles (17.27) and Tuscola’s AUSTIN SEXTON won the 300-meter hurdles (44.68).
■ At Watseka. AUSTIN KIDWELL won four events — the 100-meter dash (11.37), the 200-meter dash (23.68), the 400-meter dash (52.09) and the long jump (21-4 1/2) — to lead Watseka to a triangular meet win against Herscher and Manteno. DAULTON DePATIS added first-place finishes for the Warriors in the 800-meter run (2:13.37) and the 300-meter hurdles (42.31).