Teams of the week
BLUE RIDGE SOFTBALL
The Knights (17-5) extended their winning streak to 12 games, capturing six last week. Jordan Wheeler pitched a no-hitter and a two-hitter. Marcie Crawford threw a no-hitter and Staci Gardner fired a two-hitter.
SALT FORK BASEBALL
The Storm (8-4) won four games, including three against Vermilion Valley Conference foes. Joe Pratt earned two wins, one in relief. Joel Learnard no-hit Schlarman and Aaron Taylor registered the other triumph.
VILLA GROVE BOYS' TRACK AND FIELD
The Blue Devils won a three-team meet at home on Monday, sparked by a school record-setting performance from freshman Ryan Pearce in the discus. His winning toss went 152 feet, one inch. He also won the shot.
GIBSON CITY-MELVIN-SIBLEY SOFTBALL
The Falcons (10-4) won five in a row in a seven-day span, ending Monday, allowing four runs in the final four victories. The offense produced at least eight runs in four of the triumphs, 11 vs. state-ranked Schlarman.