Boys Soccer

Boys Soccer

Monday's prep highlights: Pearl, Blue Ridge volleyball win 20th

In volleyball
Watseka 2, Donovan 0. The Warriors made seriously quick work of their road match, knocking off Donovan 25-7, 25-7. Taylor Bauer had eight kills and six digs for Watseka, while Maddie Pfingsten led the Warriors with 15 assists and three aces.

Saturday's prep highlights: LeRoy football rallies for big win

In football
■ At Concord. As Triopia fullback Matt Parker barreled across the goal line for a two-point conversion and a 22-8 lead with 5:59 left in regulation, things looked grim for the LeRoy Panthers.

As the sun beat down, the Panthers buckled down behind quarterback Bryce Dooley to mount an unlikely comeback that culminated in a 30-28 LeRoy road win.

Kroner's memory lane: No. 45

This week’s edition can be called Coaching Capers.

Thursday's prep highlights: Mumm nets four in win

In volleyball

Centennial 2, Peoria Central 0. Kelly Braghini had seven kills, and Alivia Dew and Devin Kyler each had five kills to lead the Chargers (13-5) past Peoria Central 25-13, 25-6.

N-G Top 10: Boys' soccer rankings — Central at top

1. Champaign Central (1)    10-1-1    7-0 in shutouts
2. Urbana (9)    5-3-1    2-2 in shutouts
3. Danville (2)    8-4-1    4-2-1 in shutouts
4. Blue Ridge (3)    11-0-4    8-0-2 in shutouts

Teams of the Week: Centennial football in spotlight


Coach Mike McDonnell’s team (4-0) took advantage of five turnovers and handed Central its first loss, 40-14, after holding the Maroons scoreless in the second half. Austin Maltbia rushed for 150 yards, and Mike Risinger passed for 122 yards, hitting six different receivers.

Athletes of the Week: Zarco and Little

Alex Zarco, Central soccer
Why he was chosen: The senior forward scored four goals in the Maroons’ three wins last week, including two each in their 6-0 victory against
Peoria Richwoods and a 3-0 win against Peoria High.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Urbana tops Central in soccer

In boys’ soccer
■ Urbana 4, Central 2. Dann Musasa scored three of the Tigers’ four goals. Ndumiso Madela also scored for Urbana. Alex Zarco scored both goals for the Maroons.

■ Hoopeston Area 3, Bismarck-Henning 1. Skyler Barnard, Bailey Crose and Chase Bouse all scored to lead the Cornjerkers. Drake Swinford had a goal for B-H.

HS Soccer: Urbana vs. Central

Urbana vs. Central in a prep soccer match at Urbana high school on Tuesday, September 23, 2014.