Girls Golf

Girls Golf

Thursday's prep highlights: Knights win 22nd match

In volleyball

Argenta-Oreana 2, Decatur LSA 0. A double-double from Camilyn Newbanks (14 assists and 11 digs) helped A-O sweep LSA 25-14, 25-10 in Little Okaw Valley Conference play. Morgan Klover led the Bombers (11-8, 2-1) with six kills.

Wednesday's prep highlights: Falcons led by Birky and Roesch at Lake of Woods

In volleyball

Beecher 2, Watseka 0. Kennedy Bauer produced 12 kills and Taylor Schippert posted 23 digs in a 25-10, 25-21 road loss for the Warriors (9-8).

In boys' golf

Boys' and girls' golf pairings released for 2018 regionals

Local prep boys' and girls' golf teams on Monday learned where their respective postseason runs would begin, as the IHSA released regional pairings and sectional sites.

Monday's prep highlights: VanWinkle's 33 top medalist tally

In volleyball

Blue Ridge 2, Villa Grove 0. The Knights (20-3) outlasted the Blue Devils (5-8) in a 25-12, 25-13 nonconference outcome as Hannah Brackenhoff collected nine digs, Polly Reynolds notched seven kills and two blocks, and Avery Fisher posted 20 assists.

Area golf leaders: Sept. 17, 2018


Name, School Rnds Ave.

C. Ellis, Sullivan 14 35.8

Pinter, Westville 8 35.9

Birky, GCMS 13 37.5

McCoy, Central 20 37.5

Richardson, Tri-County 8 38.0

Nelson, University High 14 38.2

Kilcullen, Prairie Central 12 38.6

Moore, Rantoul/PBL 11 39.7

Z. Rogers, Bement 8 40.0

Burcham, Sullivan 14 40.1

Prep pulse: Sept. 17, 2018

Our first-ever radio show dedicated entirely to high school football has gotten off to a roaring start.

Through three episodes of the "Loman-Ray Insurance Prep Football Confidential" series, Jim Rossow and I have chatted with coaches and athletes from 18 different area schools — and we have many more to go.

Thursday's highlights: Rogers sets O/SF soccer record

In volleyball
■ Argenta-Oreana 2, Arcola 0. Amaya Fox had seven kills and 11 digs, Camilyn Newbanks chipped in 22 assists and five digs and A-O (8-4, 1-0) topped Arcola in Little Okaw Valley Conference play. Arianna Warren had two kills and eight blocks for the Purple Riders (2-9, 0-4).

Wednesday's prep highlights: Blue Ridge coach gets 200th win

In volleyball

St. Joseph-Ogden 2, Danville 0. The Spartans (12-2) collected a 25-21, 25-23 road victory over the Vikings (5-6). Kelsey Wendall had 10 kills for Danville. Jenna Albrecht, Emory Ericksen and Payton Vallee each had four kills for SJ-O.