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Prep preview, week of Aug. 29

Each Monday, prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis will take a look at five area events to circle on the calendar:

Friday's highlights: Danville soccer wins first

QUINCY — Caleb Griffin and Ethan Norton each potted a goal Friday for Danville boys’ soccer, leading the Vikings to a 2-1 win over Quincy Notre Dame to open the Quincy Notre Dame Invitational.

Thursday's highlights: STM volleyball knocks off Urbana

In volleyball
Cissna Park Tip-Off

Armstrong-Potomac 2, Paxton-Buckley-Loda 0. Madi Gayheart had two aces, two kills, 15 assists and 15 digs to lead the Trojans to a 25-23,25-22 victory at Cissna Park. Holley Hambleton delivered 21 digs for the Trojans. Kalista Klann provided 16 assists for the Panthers.

Wednesday's highlights: Milford volleyball tops Cissna Park

In volleyball

Cissna Park Tip-Off

At Cissna Park

HS Golf: Centennial vs. Mahomet-Seymour 2016

Mahomet-Seymour vs. Centennial in a golf match at the UI Golf Course in Savoy on Wednesday, August 24, 2016.

STM's new AD makes himself at home

CHAMPAIGN — Ben Sankey had two bags for much of his 20s, and in those bags sat all of his belongings.

A call could come at any time that changed his life, whether that be a call to the coaches’ office or the ringing of his cellphone, telling him he’d been traded or a team was interested in his services. He had to remain ready.

Aug. 25 prep sports chat

Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 12:30pm

Fall sports are underway for the 2016-17 school year. What football teams might contend for a state title? Will Champaign Central football replicate its run to the Class 5A state semifinals from a year ago? Who are some of the top volleyball teams and players? Will Urbana Uni High boys' soccer advance to the state tournament again?

Saturday's highlights: Hayasaki takes title

DECATUR — Champaign Central’s Mia Hayasaki used a front-nine 39 at Saturday’s State Preview event to capture medalist honors. The junior finished with an 80, giving her a 1-stroke edge over Mattoon’s Kira Wolf.

Thursday's highlights: Bane keeps GCMS golfers perfect

GIBSON CITY — Junior Clayton Bane’s 38 led unbeaten Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley (3-0) past Bismarck-Henning 171-175 on Thursday at Railside. Kade Smith’s 42 led B-H.