Athletes of the Week: Hinton and Facer
Bement, Senior, Volleyball
Recently: Had 18 blocks in a three-set win against Cerro Gordo, tying for the sixth-best one-match performance in IHSA history.
In her own words: "It's weird because Cerro Gordo has always been our rival, and now we're (a co-op) with them in a lot of sports. But in volleyball, we're still rivals."
Romney or Obama? Obama
Cubs or Cardinals? Cubs. All the way.
I'm driving ... a Dodge Stratus.
I need concert tickets to ... Mac Miller.
My first job was ... as a lifeguard at our pool in Bement. It's teeny.
I'm always texting ... I'm an awful texter. But when I do, it's my best friend, Taylor.
Next year ... I'll probably go to Parkland. Maybe try volleyball. Who knows?
In five years ... I'll be living in Hawaii on the beach, working something with dentistry.
Bement High is ... the best high school ever.
Honorable mention: Amber Blazek, Blue Ridge volleyball; Evelyn Brand, Monticello golf; Sadie Elliott, Danville cross-country; Karly Goodman, Arthur-Lovington volleyball; Kat Grimes, Watseka volleyball; Morgan Hickman, Clinton volleyball; Kandace Hofer, Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball; Hannah Houska, Monticello cross-country; Mia McDonald, Champaign Central volleyball; Claire Michael, Urbana Uni High swimming; Maddie See, Mahomet-Seymour volleyball; Allie Shannon, Centennial volleyball; Shelby Simmons, St. Joseph-Ogden volleyball
Urbana, Senior, Golf
Recently: Medalist in the Champaign County Championship with a 75.
In his own words: "I was just really excited and worn out. Playing the whole day with some partially torn ligaments in my wrist. It was tough to get through, a grind."
Romney or Obama? Can you put ROMNEY in all caps?
I'm driving ... a '98 4Runner.
I need concert tickets to ... Drake.
My first job was ... Subway sandwich artist
I'm always texting ... Michael Thompson.
In five years ... Finishing off college golf and hoping to go to Q-School
My longest drive is ... 302 (yards).
My last hole-in-one was ... never. I've come within a couple inches.
Tiger Woods is ... not back.
Urbana High is ... better than you think.
Honorable mention: Austin Blair, Watseka football; Shane Bruning, LeRoy football; Kevin Carroll, St. Thomas More football; Jesse Hahne, Schlarman cross-country; Jesse Houtzel, Paxton-Buckley-Loda football; Ty Hufford, Bismarck-Henning football; Daniel Kadema, Champaign Central soccer; Christian Khachaturian, Centennial golf; Steven Meade, Salt Fork football; Ryan Pearce, Villa Grove football; Brock Peavler, Rantoul/PBL golf; Ian Riggs, Blue Ridge soccer; Danny Vetter, St. Thomas More soccer