SAVOY – Feeling the burn of missing the Class 2A state golf tournament by a few strokes in 2009, Peter Black and his Centennial buddies made it their mission to not come up short this time.
Jordan Danzl, Salt Fork, senior, Golf
Recently: Medalist led Storm to its fourth Vermilion Valley Conference title in a row.
I need concert tickets to ... Green Day.
I'm dying to see ... "The Social Network."
I'm always texting ... Santa Claus.
If I had a million bucks, I'd ... invest it.
Swimming & Diving
– JENNY HILL (50-yard freestyle, 100 butterfly) and GABI RAJIC (200 individual medley, 100 backstroke) were dual winners to lead Urbana past Danville 103-82.
– Centennial's LIZZY DOMBROSKI and Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley's EMILY SPANGLER were among those who tied for seventh with a 7-over-par 81 in the Chargers' John Macek Memorial on the UI Blue Course. The Chargers' MADISON WHITE tied for 14th place after firing an 84.
– EMILY SPANGLER of Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley shot an 84 to win medalist honors at the Heart of Illinois Conference meet at Weibring Golf Club in Normal. LeRoy won the team title thanks to an 86 from MOLLY MARCUM, who finished second.
– BEN DODDS and NATHANIEL KHACHATURIAN tied for second place, each shooting even-par 36 for St. Thomas More in a victory against Tri-Valley and Clinton at Stone Creek. STM's DEREK ROTH and Clinton's LOGAN WOOLRIDGE tied for fourth place at 37.
– Centennial swept the singles matches and got doubles wins from the tandems of ALLISON HANSEN/MARIA MEARS and ANNE McNAMARA/TAYLOR BAILEY in an 8-1 victory against Normal Community.