Boys Golf

Boys Golf

Chopra finishes runner-up in state golf tournament

BLOOMINGTON — Varun Chopra knew as soon as his par putt on the 18th hole lipped out that his state-title chances had evaporated.

Uni's Chopra halfway to golf title

BLOOMINGTON — Get a good night’s sleep and a good meal in his system.

Oh, and finish some homework.

Prep Teams of the Week (Oct. 14)

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Westville
boys’ golf

Westville finished third at the Class 1A Schlarman Regional behind a strong all-around performance, with Nick Pinter posting an 80, Tyler Strako carding an 82 and Anthony Glass coming in with an 89.

High school bulletin board: Urbana athletics honors six

Six honored by Urbana athletics
Four former multi-sport athletes were inducted into the Urbana Hall of Fame last Friday during halftime of the Tigers’ football game against Peoria Notre Dame.

Prep Athletes of the Week: Michael Behrensmeyer and Marissa Morrisey

Michael Behrensmeyer
St. Thomas More soccer/golf

10-13-15 News-Gazette Prep Sports Podcast

10-13-15 News-Gazette Prep Sports Podcast: Play now!

10-13-15 News-Gazette Prep Sports Podcast.  Matt Daniels and Anthony Zilis review a very exciting week seven of High School Football and preview week 8 as the season is nearing the playoffs.  The guys also have a few comments on other fall sports in the area.

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Oct. 15 prep sports chat

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 12:30pm

The high school football season is winding down. What area teams have clinched playoff berths? What teams can make a deep run in the playoffs? How about boys' golf? Which area individual has a good shot at taking home a state title this weekend? Will the Uni High soccer team lose again?

Monday's highlights: 18 area golfers headed to state

In boys’ golf
At El Paso. While Urbana Uni High junior Varun Chopra was winning medalist honors by 7 shots on Monday, after a 70 at a Class 1A sectional, Bismarck-Henning’s all-underclassmen team secured the school’s fourth state berth in the past five years.

Eye on state: Boys' and girls' golf

Area boys’ and girls’ golfers — a total of 125 — are slated to tee off Monday in a quest to reach the state tournament this weekend. For boys, the destination is Bloomington-Normal. The girls will try to make the trek east to Decatur.

Area prep statistics: Boys' and girls' golf (Oct. 12)

BOYS
Name, School    Rnds    Avg.

Chopra, Uni High    12    36.3
C. Miller, Arcola/ALAH    15    36.7
Rowe, Oakwood    15    37.4
Lindenmeyer, Arcola/ALAH    8    39.5