Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

Game of the Week: Mahomet-Seymour's regional final vs. Normal U-High

Check out highlights of Mahomet-Seymour's thrilling penalty kick shootout win over Normal U-High to win its fourth straight regional title.

Hohenstein stands tall as Bulldogs advance

CHAMPAIGN — The whistle sounded on overtime of the Class 2A Centennial Regional Final with the game tied 1-1, and Meredith Johnson-Monfort had tears in her eyes.

Hopper, Sabers win sectional final in thrilling fashion

DECATUR — Brianna Hopper didn't start out her time at St. Thomas More with soccer on her mind.

She'll leave, though, with a legacy-defining moment.

Area teams ready for regional showdowns

Twenty-two area teams will vie for postseason hardware as 16 regional championship games involving local programs are slated for today. Sports editor MATT DANIELS takes a look:

 

BASEBALL

Class 2A St. Joseph-Ogden Regional, 10 a.m.

(2) Monticello (25-4) vs. (3) St. Joseph-Ogden (20-14)

Storm claims boys' sectional title

ST. JOSEPH — The Salt Fork boys' track and field team handily claimed the Class 1A St. Joseph-Ogden sectional title on Friday, boasting six sectional titles and three runner-up finishes to knock off 2017 winner Warrensburg-Latham.

VIDEO: Class 2A Centennial Girls' Soccer Regional Highlights

Video highlights from semifinal matches of the Class 2A Centennial girls' soccer regional on Tuesday, May 15, with post-match reaction from Mahomet-Seymour coach Joey Gruner and Centennial leader Jim Meissen.

Area girls' soccer leaders (As of May 15, 2018)

Goals

Johnson-Monfort, M-S39

Maupin, Monticello 28

DuPree, Central 25

Ruckman, University High 22

Liebach, St. Thomas More 18

Schmitt, St. Thomas More 17

Woods, Centennial 16

Murray St. Thomas More 15

Bloomberg. St. Thomas More 13

Lenchow, Mahomet-Seymour 12

Liggett, Danville 11

Wade, Mahomet-Seymour 11

Sabers moving on to spot in Sweet 16

DECATUR — The shutouts have happened at a rapid rate for the St. Thomas More girls' soccer team.

Just like the wins.

The Sabers added to both categories Tuesday with a 3-0 win against Hillsboro in a Class 1A Decaur Lutheran Sectional semifinal match.

Bulldogs dash past Vikings to advance

CHAMPAIGN — Melissa Singleton was one of the lucky ones.

The senior defender for the Mahomet-Seymour girls' soccer team managed to keep her footing throughout the entire 80 minutes of Tuesday's Class 2A Centennial Regional semifinal match against Danville, despite a constant drizzle that started before the first whistle.

HS Girl's Soccer: Centennial 2A Regional

 Danville vs. Mahomet-Seymour and Centennial vs. U-High in  Class 2A regional semifinal soccer matches at Centennial High School in Champaign on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.