Boys Golf

Boys Golf

Tuesday's highlights: Bowie wins tourney in playoff

In volleyball
■ Mahomet-Seymour 2, Pontiac 0. Grace Beach smashed 10 kills and Brooke Waldman came up with two blocks, helping the Bulldogs sweep Pontiac 25-15, 25-21 in a match played at Pontiac.

Athletes of the Week: Tuscola's Hoel, Watseka's Kidwell

Dalton Hoel
Tuscola football

Why he was chosen: The junior returned three interceptions and a kickoff for touchdowns, sparking the Warriors to a 69-8 victory at Villa Grove/Heritage in Week 2 and improving Tuscola’s record to 2-0 before Friday night’s game at Clinton.

Sept. 8 Prep sports chat

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 12:30pm

Prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis is your one-stop shop for everything high school sports related in the News-Gazette area. His weekly chat kicks off at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, and that's where you can ask him whether Danville football's 2-0 start is for real, who might be the strongest volleyball team in the area or to break down the cross country scene.

Area prep golf leaders: Week of Sept. 4

Name, School    Rnds    Avg.

Chopra, Judah Christian    8    34.6
C. Miller, Arcola    5    35.0
Ellis, Sullivan    6    36.3
L. Richardson, Tri-County    6    37.5

Friday's highlights: Carnahan ties for sixth at invite

DANVILLE — Champaign Central golfer Ben Carnahan carded a 77 and tied for sixth on Friday at the Viking Invitational.  

Thursday's highlights: Central outlasts Mahomet-Seymour

In volleyball

Champaign Central 2, Mahomet-Seymour 1. Casey Dorner had nine digs and Ryley Hinton and Rachel Hurt each had seven kills as the Maroons outlasted the Bulldogs 22-25, 28-26, 25-14 in a match played in Champaign. Grace Beach had 16 kills and 18 digs, and Brooke Waldman provided two blocks for the Bulldogs.

HS Boys Golf: Champaign County 2016

The Champaign County Boys' Golf meet at Lincolnshire Country Club in Champaign on Monday, Augut 29, 2016.

Sept. 1 prep sports chat

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 12:30pm

Prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis will break down a jam-packed Week 1 on the high school football scene, along with taking your questions on a myriad of high school topics, in his weekly chat that gets underway at 12:30 p.m. Thursday. Feel free to submit questions ahead of time.