This week: Boys’ cross-country
TEAM (previous) REGIONAL ASSIGNMENT
1. Mahomet-Seymour (2) Centennial 2A
2. Monticello (1) Tuscola 1A
3. Unity (5) Tuscola 1A
4. St. Joseph-Ogden (4) Tuscola 1A
5. Champaign Central (7) Centennial 2A
In swimming & diving
■ At Champaign. Maddie Nelson won the 50-yard freestyle and 500 free, leading Urbana University High to first place at the Twin City Invitational at Unit 4 Pool.
Nelson completed the 50 free in 26.45 seconds. She won the 500 free in 5 minutes, 35.65 seconds.
RANTOUL — Mahomet-Seymour edged Normal U-High to win its first Corn Belt Conference meet Saturday. The Bulldogs totaled 31 points as their top five runners placed in the top 12.
DANVILLE — Johnny Leverenz is No. 1. With a bullet.
As in faster than a speeding ...
The Danville High senior repeated as the individual champion in Saturday’s Big 12 Conference boys’ cross-country meet and challenged the course record at Kennekuk Cove County Park. He ran the 3-mile course in 14 minutes, 46 seconds, seven seconds off the record time.
■ At Shelbyville. Matthew Norvell finished second, leading three teammates in the Top 10 and helping Monticello to the team title at the Okaw Valley Meet at Forest Park. The Sages, who are ranked second in Class 1A in the latest dyestat.com state rankings, had 45 points to edge third-ranked Unity (48) and fourth-ranked Shelbyville (49).
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Athletes of the Week
At Metamora. ALEX KEEBLE was second, JACKSON POWELL seventh and WILLIAM WOLF eighth as Mahomet-Seymour won the 22-team boys’ race at the Runnin’ Red Invitational. COREY WHITE was 12th for ninth-place Champaign Central. Central’s HANNAH WRIGHT (18:04) placed 12th as the Maroons finished 14th in the girls’ race.
TOLONO — Unity High School’s top-rated boys’ cross-country team will carry on — at least temporarily — without its head coach.