Cross Country

Cross Country

UPDATED: Six local athletes sign with Division I programs

A quintet of local senior athletes signed Division I national letters of intent Wednesday to compete at the college level in their respective sports.

A running tally: Unity girls', M-S boys' cross-country join exclusive list

The Unity girls' and the Mahomet-Seymour boys' cross-country programs joined an exclusive list by winning state championships on Saturday. A look at other Champaign County high school athletic programs that have won state titles:

YEAR — SPORT, SCHOOL

2017 — Boys' cross-country, Mahomet-Seymour, Class 2A

2017 — Girls' cross-country, Unity, Class 1A

Spartans aim for state repeat

PEORIA — The St. Joseph-Ogden girls' cross-country program is already one of the most storied in the state.

But the Spartans will try to do something they've never done before when they kick off a busy day of racing at Detweiller Park with the Class 1A meet slated for a 9 a.m. start.

Prep Area Cross-country leaders

Boys' leaders

(3-mile courses)

RUNNER, SCHOOL TIME

Lo. Hall, ALAH 14:24

Powell, Mahomet-Seymour 14:33

Hodge, Mahomet-Seymour 14:35

Fortune, Mahomet-Seymour 15:03

G. Dixon, Monticello 15:09

Moreman, Danville 15:22

Williams-Davis, Danville 15:22

Helmuth, Monticello 15:24

Athletes of the Week: Fran Hendrickson & Dawson Kaiser

This school year, we’re giving our weekly honorees a chance to show off their teammates.

Fran Hendrickson

Prep highlights: GCMS finishes undefeated

In football

Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 53, Heyworth 0.GCMS showcased the talent behind its perfect regular season in the Falcons' Heart of Illinois Small win.

Class 1A Boys & Girls Regional Cross Country

Class 1A Regional Boys and Girls Cross Country, Saturday, October 21, 2017 hosted by the High School of Saint Thomas More. 

Area cross-country leaders

Boys' Leaderboard

(3-mile courses)

RUNNER, SCHOOL TIME

Lo. Hall, ALAH 14:24

Powell, Mahomet-Seymour 14:51

Hodge, Mahomet-Seymour 15:07

G. Dixon, Monticello 15:09

Moreman, Danville 15:22

Williams-Davis, Danville 15:22

Helmuth, Monticello 15:24