Girls Golf

Girls Golf

Monday's highlights: 18 area golfers headed to state

In boys’ golf
At El Paso. While Urbana Uni High junior Varun Chopra was winning medalist honors by 7 shots on Monday, after a 70 at a Class 1A sectional, Bismarck-Henning’s all-underclassmen team secured the school’s fourth state berth in the past five years.

Eye on state: Boys' and girls' golf

Area boys’ and girls’ golfers — a total of 125 — are slated to tee off Monday in a quest to reach the state tournament this weekend. For boys, the destination is Bloomington-Normal. The girls will try to make the trek east to Decatur.

Area prep statistics: Boys' and girls' golf (Oct. 12)

Name, School    Rnds    Avg.

Chopra, Uni High    12    36.3
C. Miller, Arcola/ALAH    15    36.7
Rowe, Oakwood    15    37.4
Lindenmeyer, Arcola/ALAH    8    39.5

Wednesday's highlights: Runyan, Ritz spark Central golfers

In girls’ golf


Oct. 8 prep sports chat

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 12:30pm

With boys' and girls' golf postseason underway, the fall sports season has hit the start of the home stretch. Soccer will be next. Followed by volleyball and girls' swimming and diving.

Athletes of the Week: McFarland and Pence

Kendyl McFarland
Monticello girls’ golf

Monday's highlights: Crose nets hat trick for Cornjerkers

In volleyball
St. Joseph-Ogden 2, Tri-Valley 1. Karlie Baker (32 assists, 11 digs) and Kylie Michael (20 kills, 12 digs) had double-doubles as the visiting Spartans won the tiebreaking set in Downs to get a non-conference win, 25-20, 18-25, 25-21, on Monday. Ryley Smith had 28 digs and three aces for SJ-O, which is 15-1. Tri-Valley is 17-6.

Area prep statistics: Boys' and girls' golf (Oct. 6)

Name, School    Rnds    Avg.

Chopra, Uni High    10    36.6
C. Miller, Arcola/AL/AH    15    36.7
Rowe, Oakwood    15    37.4
Lindenmeyer, Arcola/AL/AH    8    39.5

Saturday highlights: Rajic sets pool records

In swimming and diving
■ At Danville. Uni High’s Ema Rajic took home five event titles and set pool records in the 100 breaststroke (1:06.03) and the 200 individual medley (2:09.12) at the Danville Pentathlon. Danville’s Lillie Hannan took the 50-yard breaststroke and the 50-yard backstroke.

Thursday's highlights: Unity sweeps volleyball match

In volleyball

■ Chrisman 2, Armstrong-Potomac 0. Hannah Eddy had seven kills to lead a balanced Chrisman attack in the unbeaten Cardinals’ 25-20, 25-14 win. Mackenzie Vinson had eight assists and three kills for A-P.