Cross Country

Cross Country

Tuesday's highlights: Arcola boys' golf sets record

In volleyball
Champaign Central 2, Normal West 0. Maranda Day provided 14 digs and Taya Westfield slammed six kills for the Maroons as they clobbered Normal West 25-22, 25-21 in a match played at Normal.

Prep preview, week of Sept. 19

Each Monday, prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis will take a look at five area events to circle on the calendar:

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