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Sept. 22 Prep sports chat

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:30pm

Which undefeated area football team has the best chance to still be unbeaten after Week 9? Can Cetennial use its momentum from beating Central to work toward securing another playoff berth? Who have been surprise standouts on the golf course and tennis courts? How many goals will Judah Christian's Max Berry score this year? Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis is taking your questions at 12:30 p.m.

Sept. 22 Ask the Sports Editor chat

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:00pm

What's next for an Illinois football team after losing to a MAC team at home? Is the Big Ten West bad enough the Illini might be OK? How is recruiting going for Lovie Smith and Co? Who's the most surprising team in the area high school sports scene? What do you want to see in the pages of The News-Gazette Sports section?

Monday's highlights: Centennial girls' tennis tops STM

In volleyball
Watseka 2, Prairie Central 0. Katie Kidwell pounded 13 kills as the Warriors (16-2) captured a two-set sweep over the visiting Hawks, 25-22, 25-18. Emily Bunting had a double-double (16 assists, 11 digs) while Kennedy Bauer contributed nine digs and five kills.

Area prep statistics: Boys' and girls' golf (Sept. 19)

Name, School    Rds    Avg.

Chopra, University High    12    35.1
C. Miller, Arcola    8    35.3
Ellis, Sullivan    10    37.1
L. Richardson, Tri-County    10    37.4

Saturday's highlights: Walmer leads M-S runners to second

In volleyball
PBL Tournament

Friday's highlights: Central boys' golf takes first

MT. ZION — Champaign Central’s scramble team of Matt Becker and Hayden Cekander and its alternate-shot team of Conor Butts and Justin McCoy won their respective competitions Friday at the Mt. Zion Invite, leading the Maroons to first place as a team.

Thursday's highlights: Monticello golf breaks records

In volleyball
St. Thomas More 2, Mahomet-Seymour 1. Brianna Hopper had eight kills and Mica Allison and Hayes Murray each recorded 14 assists for the Sabers in their 14-25, 25-17, 25-9 win at Mahomet. Grace Beach had 11 kills and Elizabeth Sproat had 12 digs for the Bulldogs.

Wednesday's highlights: Central swimming victorious

In girls’ swimming & diving

Athletes of the Week: M-S' Lundstrom, STM's Bowie

Evan Lundstrom
Mahomet-Seymour soccer

Why he was chosen: The senior recorded a hat trick and assisted on the Bulldogs’ other goal during a 4-2 home win against Urbana Uni High and followed that up with two goals in a 4-1 win at Charleston.

Tuesday's highlights: Chargers blank Tigers in volleyball

In volleyball

■ Centennial 2, Urbana 0. Ashia Ravanh had three kills, Raevyn Russell had two kills and Maddie Sanders had four digs for the Tigers in their 25-13, 25-11 loss to the Chargers. Claire Cowser had seven digs for Centennial.