Athletes of the Week

Landon Tolley, Senior, Paxton-Buckley-Loda, Football

Recently: Rushed for 149 yards and scored two TDs as the Panthers beat Iroquois West 29-8 to go above .500 for the first time in the past three years.

I can't wait to see ... "Last Exorcism."

I need tickets to ... Kenny Chesney.

If I had a million dollars, I'd ... buy myself a new truck and pay for college.

If I were PBL principal, I'd ... use the booster club money to buy new football uniforms.

People say I look like ... my older brother Brett because I'm losing my hair.

I'm driving a ... Dodge Ram pickup.

Before I compete, I eat ... a Spicy Italian Subway sandwich.

I'd love to have a date with ... Miranda Lambert or Kayla Riggins.

The first job I ever had was ... at Birkey's Farm equipment store, which is where I still work.

Honorable mention: Peter Black, Centennial golf; Ethan Bruning, LeRoy football; Garrett Cox, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Logan Cronk, Oakwood soccer; Dylan Eighner, Hoopeston Area/Bismarck-Henning soccer; Zeke Elkins, St. Joseph-Ogden cross-country; Cameron Harvey, Sullivan cross-country; Chance Little, Tuscola football; Patrick Mannon, Unity soccer; Matt Maser, Westville football; Sean Monahan, St. Thomas More football; Jordan Sizemore, Fisher/GCMS soccer; Garrison Stenger, Arcola football

Kaitlyn Zelhart, Junior, Blue Ridge, Volleyball

Recently: Has led the Knights to a 12-1 record (after winning 13 matches all last year) and was chosen as MVP of the Clinton tournament on Saturday.

I can't wait to see ... "Easy A."

I need tickets to ... Brad Paisley.

If I had a million dollars, I'd ... spend it on a car.

If I were Blue Ridge principal, I would ... have open campus lunch and be able to come and go.

People say I look like ... my teammate Danielle Thompson.

I'm driving ... a 2001 Olds van.

Before I compete, I eat ... ice cream.

In 10 years, I'll be ... a sports trainer.

I'd love to have a date with ... Brad Paisley.

The first job I ever had was ... detasseling corn.

Honorable mention: Jessica Allhands, Watseka volleyball; Heather Baker, Salt Fork volleyball; Chelsea Blaase, St. Joseph-Ogden cross-country; Emma Cabutti, Mahomet-Seymour volleyball; Shelby Geers. St. Joseph-Ogden volleyball; Emma Hoyer, Urbana Uni High volleyball; Laurie Jefferson, Centennial swimming and diving; Neha Patel, Danville tennis; Katherine Penwell, Champaign Central swimming; Amy Shah, Danville tennis; Jenny Srikant, Urbana volleyball; Danielle Thompson, Blue Ridge volleyball; Jaelyn Westfield, Champaign Central volleyball

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