Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

Colin's Best Of The Bunch: March 20, 2018

This week's Best of the Bunch, with preps coordinator Colin Likas, offers props to athletes from Urbana, Monticello, Champaign Central, Georgetown-Ridge Farm, Chrisman and St. Thomas More.

Faces of Spring 2018: Girls Soccer

Faces of Spring girls soccer 2018. In March, some of the sport's brightest stars from area high schools stopped by our studios for preseason portraits.

STM adjusts to new fields

CHAMPAIGN — High school soccer netminders who compete for or against St. Thomas More can rejoice. By next school year, there won't be an oft-flooded goal box to contend with on the Sabers' pitch.

Friday's prep highlights | Sages slide past ALAH

In baseball

Blue Ridge 16, Westville 0. Knights pitcher Aaron Jayne only allowed two hits in six innings, allowing Blue Ridge (3-1) to down Westville (0-2) for a road win. Trey Bryant collected two hits for the Tigers.

Prep highlights | M-S rolls past Bloomington

In baseball

Blue Ridge 9, Iroquois West 1. The Raiders (2-1) were stifled by Blue Ridge (2-0), with the Knights attack paced by Sam Duggins and Dane Houser. They combined to drive in four runs, while Ethan Martinez drove in the lone Raider run.

HS Girls Soccer: M-S vs. Bloomington

Mahomet-Seymour takes on Bloomington in a prep soccer game at Middletown Field in Mahomet on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Prep highlights, March 14, 2018

In baseball

Central 23, Kankakee 0. The Maroons opened their 2018 campaign by humbling the Kays in a game played at Champaign. Central hurler Jake Meyer struck out 11 and allowed just one hit to pick up the victory. Sam Butler, Cam Robinson and Joel Sarver each had three RBI while Connor Milton scored four runs to lead Central.

Tuesday's highlights: Viking boys second in Big 12 indoors

In boys' track and field
Big 12 Meet

■ At Bloomington. Danville placed second with 64 points at the 10-team conference meet, the best finish among local schools at the Shirk Center. Bloomington ran away from the field to claim the team title with 142 points.

HS Girls Soccer: Judah vs. Urbana

Braving a 35 degree temperature and 18 mph winds, Judah took on Urbana in a prep soccer game at Judah's Field of Dreams in rural Champaign on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.