Bushue's hat trick propels Chargers

CHARLESTON – Jacob Bushue provided all the offense Centennial needed in a 3-0 boys' soccer win against Charleston on Wednesday.

Bushue scored all three Chargers goals, with Ben Flodstrom and Jesus Sanchez providing assists.

Drackley racks up Chargers shutout

Goalkeeper Andy Drackley made 10 saves in Centennial soccer victory against Champaign Central

Oakwood's Schmit sets shutout mark

FITHIAN – Oakwood's 3-0 soccer win against Georgetown-Ridge Farm on Tuesday turned out to be one full of records.

Goalkeeper Ben Schmit recorded four saves to secure his school-record sixth shutout of the season, and the Comets' win was their ninth of the season, which ties a school record. Kegan Decker scored twice for Oakwood on passes from David Tuggle. Austin Haskins added another score for the Comets.

Trolia, Bulldogs golfers tame Corn Belt

GIBSON CITY – Seth Trolia (74) tied for the low score and Mahomet-Seymour placed Adam Guth (80), Grant Dukeman (80) and Garrett Cox (81) in the top 10 to capture the Corn Belt Conference championship Saturday at Railside Golf Course.

At Normal. Normal Community edged Centennial in a sudden-death playoff to capture the Unit 5 Best Ball tournament at Ironwood Golf Course. Centennial's Robb Cozad and Peter Black (72) and Urbana's Ben Thompson and Henry Bethke were among the twosomes that tied for fourth.

Freund, Dabrowski go low for Sabers

MAHOMET – Alexis Freund shot 86 to earn medalist honors and lead St. Thomas More to the Sangamon Valley Conference title Thursday at Lake of the Woods Golf Course.

The Sabers' Claire Dabrowski was second with a 90. St. Thomas More shot 365.

Success in singles gives Centennial lift

URBANA – Maria Mears, Sanjana Anil, Michaela Kearney and Emily Lydic won singles matches as Centennial edged Urbana 5-4 in a Big 12 girls' tennis match Wednesday. The Tigers went 2-1 in doubles but couldn't hold the lead. Katarina Marjanovic won in singles and doubles for Urbana.

In cross-country:

Drennan, Strader sparkle

CHAMPAIGN – Lauren Drennan and Sunny Strader each won two individual events and swam on a pair of first-place relays to lead Danville to victory in a three-team girls' swimming and diving meet Tuesday at Unit 4 Pool.

Malone's four goals boost Blue Ridge


St Thomas More girls' golf team tops defending champs

Highlights: Lukusa, Blackman help Urbana keep pace

MATTOON – Jonathan Lukusa and Adam Blackman each had a goal and assist as Urbana stayed unbeaten in Big 12 play with a 4-1 win against Mattoon on Saturday. Julian Threlkeld had four saves for the Tigers (3-0-2 Big 12).

At Chatham. Micah Walker's goal carried Champaign Central past Freeport 1-0. Despite a 3-0 loss to Chatham Glenwood, the Maroons won the tournament due to a tiebreaker.

Bushue gives it his best

MAHOMET – The Centennial Chargers scored four first-half goals en route to a 5-3 nonconference victory against Mahomet-Seymour in boys' soccer play Thursday.