With boys' and girls' golf postseason underway, the fall sports season has hit the start of the home stretch. Soccer will be next. Followed by volleyball and girls' swimming and diving.
In boys’ golf
CLASS 3A REGIONAL
■ At Normal. Centennial’s Cameron Hedge fired a 72 to finish second at Ironwood to advance to next week’s sectional. Teammate Cole Hagan shot 77 and also advanced.
CLASS 2A REGIONALS
Regional action begins Tuesday for a number of area boys’ golf squads. A look at preps coordinator Anthony Zilis’ teams to watch:
Arcola/ALAH riding high
Clayton Miller was always a quality player, near the top of the area in average.
■ St. Joseph-Ogden 2, Tri-Valley 1. Karlie Baker (32 assists, 11 digs) and Kylie Michael (20 kills, 12 digs) had double-doubles as the visiting Spartans won the tiebreaking set in Downs to get a non-conference win, 25-20, 18-25, 25-21, on Monday. Ryley Smith had 28 digs and three aces for SJ-O, which is 15-1. Tri-Valley is 17-6.
Name, School Rnds Avg.
Chopra, Uni High 10 36.6
C. Miller, Arcola/AL/AH 15 36.7
Rowe, Oakwood 15 37.4
Lindenmeyer, Arcola/AL/AH 8 39.5
In swimming and diving
■ At Danville. Uni High’s Ema Rajic took home five event titles and set pool records in the 100 breaststroke (1:06.03) and the 200 individual medley (2:09.12) at the Danville Pentathlon. Danville’s Lillie Hannan took the 50-yard breaststroke and the 50-yard backstroke.
GRANT PARK — Joe Hebert carded an 88 and Nathan Schroeder carded an 89 on Friday at the Grant Park Invitational at Minne Monesse Golf Club, leading Watseka to second place. Peotone (349)won the team title by 10 strokes.
■ Chrisman 2, Armstrong-Potomac 0. Hannah Eddy had seven kills to lead a balanced Chrisman attack in the unbeaten Cardinals’ 25-20, 25-14 win. Mackenzie Vinson had eight assists and three kills for A-P.
10-01-15 News-Gazette Prep Sports Podcast: Play now!
10-01-15 News-Gazette Prep Sports Podcast. Matt Daniels, Scott Richey, and Anthony Zilis look back at week 5 of the High School Football season and get your ready for what is coming in week 6. Also some good notes on other High School Sports like Soccer, Swimming, and Volleyball. And Boys and Girls golf is getting ready for the post season.
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