Cross Country

Cross Country

Area prep statistics: Cross-country (Sept. 19)

Boys
(3-mile courses)
RUNNER, SCHOOL    TIME

Walmer, Mahomet-Seymour    15:31
Hall, ALAH    15:36
Craw, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Fortune, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Hodge, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Pommier, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52

Saturday's highlights: Walmer leads M-S runners to second

In volleyball
PBL Tournament

Thursday's highlights: Monticello golf breaks records

In volleyball
St. Thomas More 2, Mahomet-Seymour 1. Brianna Hopper had eight kills and Mica Allison and Hayes Murray each recorded 14 assists for the Sabers in their 14-25, 25-17, 25-9 win at Mahomet. Grace Beach had 11 kills and Elizabeth Sproat had 12 digs for the Bulldogs.

Athletes of the Week: M-S' Lundstrom, STM's Bowie

Evan Lundstrom
Mahomet-Seymour soccer

Why he was chosen: The senior recorded a hat trick and assisted on the Bulldogs’ other goal during a 4-2 home win against Urbana Uni High and followed that up with two goals in a 4-1 win at Charleston.

Tuesday's highlights: Chargers blank Tigers in volleyball

In volleyball

■ Centennial 2, Urbana 0. Ashia Ravanh had three kills, Raevyn Russell had two kills and Maddie Sanders had four digs for the Tigers in their 25-13, 25-11 loss to the Chargers. Claire Cowser had seven digs for Centennial.

Sept. 15 prep sports chat

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 12:30pm

Will Danville football go unbeaten? How is Ema Rajic's junior swimming season faring at Urbana Uni High? Who is the top volleyball team in The News-Gazette's coverage area? What about soccer? Will Champaign Central or Centennial football end a two-game losing streak on Friday night at Tommy Stewart Field? Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis is taking your questions at 12:30 p.m.

Saturday's highlights: Danville football routs Manual

In football
St. Joseph-Ogden 41, Monmouth-Roseville 0. After a long bus ride, the Spartans’ offense sputtered early, and a blocked punt put St. Joseph-Ogden’s defense in a difficult situation. But the defense held the shutout early, and the offense picked up, thanks in part to a strong performance from the offensive line, coach Shawn Skinner said.

Area prep statistics: Cross-country (Sept. 9)

Boys
(3-mile courses)
RUNNER, SCHOOL    TIME

Walmer, Mahomet-Seymour    15:31
Hall, ALAH    15:36
Craw, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Fortune, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Hodge, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52
Pommier, Mahomet-Seymour    15:52

Tuesday's highlights: Bowie wins tourney in playoff

In volleyball
■ Mahomet-Seymour 2, Pontiac 0. Grace Beach smashed 10 kills and Brooke Waldman came up with two blocks, helping the Bulldogs sweep Pontiac 25-15, 25-21 in a match played at Pontiac.

Athletes of the Week: Tuscola's Hoel, Watseka's Kidwell

Dalton Hoel
Tuscola football

Why he was chosen: The junior returned three interceptions and a kickoff for touchdowns, sparking the Warriors to a 69-8 victory at Villa Grove/Heritage in Week 2 and improving Tuscola’s record to 2-0 before Friday night’s game at Clinton.