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Saturday's highlights: Danville baseball sweeps Big 12 matchup

In baseball

Eureka Round-Robin

Bulldogs win twice. Mahomet-Seymour (11-9) defeated Tremont 16-2 and Eureka 19-2, both five-inning wins, as Brooks Coetzee and Bradley Hamilton each went 3 for 4 with three RBI in the win against Tremont. Kyle Kinney went 2 for 4 with four RBI against Eureka.

Thursday's highlights: Blue Ridge's Jayne hurls no-hitter

In baseball

Blue Ridge 12, Armstrong-Potomac 0. Freshman pitcher Aaron Jayne fanned nine batters while firing his first varsity no-hitter as the Knights blanked the Trojans. Alec Lyle smashed a single and a triple, and Drew Wells scored a run for the Knights (12-10). The Trojans are now 1-10.

HS Boys Tennis: Centennial vs. Central

Champaign Centennial boys take on Champaign Central at Centennial's tennis meet at Lindsey Courts in Champaign on Thursday, April 20, 2017. 

Tuesday's prep highlights: Beesley, Bagger spark Maroons

In baseball

Blue Ridge 9, Judah Christian 1. Caleb Trotter went 3 for 3 with a triple and four RBI to lead the host Knights (10-10). Sam Duggins added two hits and scored three runs for Blue Ridge, while Sam Harris collected two hits for the Tribe (0-5).

Monday's highlights: Gavin gives Sullivan baseball walk-off win

In baseball

Hoopeston Area 2, Salt Fork 0. Brady Gaddis pitched a two-hit shutout as the Cornjerkers (8-3) won at home. Gaddis struck out six and walked one. Bailey Crose had two hits for Hoopeston.

Saturday's highlights: Jackson, Barr enter record books

In baseball

Roanoke-Benson Tournament

Paxton-Buckley-Loda 19, Tremont 8. Andrew Zenner (six runs batted in) and Jaxson Coplea (three RBI) each collected three hits in support of winning pitcher Keaton Krumwiede.

Thursday's highlights: Danville softball thumps Centennial

In baseball

St. Joseph-Ogden 5, Unity 2. Colton Hale struck out nine batters and had a two-run double to pace the Spartans to victory in a game played at St. Joseph. Marty Wright had two doubles for the Spartans (12-2, 3-1 Okaw Valley Conference). Zach Spencer smashed two hits for the Rockets (7-8, 0-2).

April 13 prep sports chat

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 12:30pm

How good is Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball? What about St. Joseph-Ogden softball? Or Mahomet-Seymour girls' soccer? What area track and field teams could make a run at a possible state title next month in Charleston? Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis is here to take any and all questions regarding the local high school sports scene during his 12:30 p.m. chat on Thursday.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Nelson leads way for Danville

In baseball

■ Arthur Okaw Christian 4-7, Kankakee Trinity 2-3. Blake Rocke had two hits in the first game win for AOC (7-2) and Darrin Beechy drove in two runs in the second game.

Monday's highlights: Kidwell sets triple jump record

In baseball

Tuscola 13, Villa Grove/Heritage 0. Andrew Erickson and Tyler Meinhold each hammered two home runs and drove in four runs as Tuscola (4-0) blanked the visiting Hawks. Erickson, Cale Sementi and Brayden VonLanken combined on a three-hitter with four strikeouts. VonLanken had a home run among his two hits.