Swimming and Diving

Swimming and Diving

Area girls' swimming leaders: Sept. 24, 2018

200 Medley Relay

Swimmer/School    Time

Centennial    1:56.54

Central    2:00.09

Danville    2:02.89

Uni High    2:06.76

Urbana    2:16.86

St. Thomas More    2:29.29

Mahomet-Seymour    2:31.27

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.

Champaign Central at Centennial girls' swim and dive highlights

Video highlights from a girls' swimming and diving meet between Champaign Central and Centennial on Sept. 18, 2018, at Unit 4 Pool, with post-event reaction from Maroons coach Katie VanHootegem and athlete Maddie Hieser, as well as Chargers coach Courtney Lehmann and athlete Lizzie Gile.

Deep Maroons roster overcomes Chargers' many wins

CHAMPAIGN — Eight.

It's the number of times in a Tuesday girls' swimming and diving dual between rivals Champaign Central and Centennial that the host Chargers topped an event leaderboard.

When all was said and done at Unit 4 Pool, however, the Maroons boasted a 95-88 victory.

How was it possible?

HS Girls Swim: Centennial vs. Central

Centennial vs. Central in a girls prep swim meet at Unit 4 pool in Champaign on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. 

Area girls' swimming leaders: Sept. 17, 2018

200 Medley Relay

Swimmer/School Time

Centennial 1:56.54

Central 2:00.09

Danville 2:02.89

Uni High 2:06.76

Urbana 2:16.86

St. Thomas More 2:25.98

Mahomet-Seymour 2:31.27

 

200 Freestyle

Sally, Ma, Uni HIgh 1:58.25

Lizzie Gile, Centennial 2:00.01

Ally Miller, Central 2:07.01

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.

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.

HS Girls' Swim: Central vs. Urbana

Central vs. Urbana in a prep swim meet at Urbana's Indoor Aquatic Center on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.