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Athletes of the Week: 2015-16 complete list

Here’s a look back at our Athlete of the Week honorees from start to finish:

Sept. 2
Male: Bailey Crose, Hoopeston Area soccer
Female: Lauren Whitehouse, Mahomet-Seymour cross-country

Sept. 9
Male: Clayton Miller, Arcola/ALAH golf
Female: Kylie Michael, SJ-O volleyball

June 9 prep sports chat

Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 12:30pm

The 2015-16 preps season might be in the books, but that doesn't mean there aren't questions you can pepper preps coordinator Anthony Zilis with. Maybe you're interested in Jon Davis' continued assault on 4 minutes. Maybe you have questions about Doug Wallen's transfer from St. Thomas More to Champaign Central. Or maybe you're interetsed in looking ahead to 2016-17.

Area prep statistics: Boys' tennis (May 31)

Singles
Athlete, School    Pos.    Rec.    Pct.

Guo, University High    No. 6    7-0    1.000
Choi, University High    No. 5    6-0    1.000

Sunday Conversation: Randy Moss

The school year wasn’t quite over yet, but already Randy Moss had taken down most of the wall decor in his office at Monticello High School. The assistant principal and athletic director of 22 years is retiring in June and many of his prized possessions lay in a cardboard box on his floor. On Wednesday, Moss excitedly revealed he had 11 working days left until he called it a career.

Thursday's highlights: Chargers tennis duo stays alive

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS — The Centennial doubles team of Matthew Scaggs and Jared Thomas won three of four matches Thursday at the IHSA state tennis tournament.

Area prep statistics: Boys' tennis (May 24)

Singles
Athlete, School    Pos.    Rec.    Pct.

Behrensmeyer, St. Thomas More    No. 3    7-0    1.000
Guo, University High    No. 6    7-0    1.000

Urbana tennis leads strong state contingent

URBANA — Urbana had a state qualifier every spring from 1997 to 2004. Then again for three more years starting in 2006.

Friday's highlights: PBL, SJ-O boys win sectionals

In baseball
Centennial 14, LaSalle-Peru 4. Matt Davis and Luke Smith each went 4 for 5 with three RBI for the Chargers in a nonconference rout in LaSalle. Corey Hall also drove in three runs for Centennial.

Monday's highlights: Oakwood softball stuns Hoopeston Area

In baseball
Class 1A Cissna Park Regional

Area prep statistics: Boys' tennis (May 17)

Singles
Athlete, School    Pos.    Rec.    Pct.

Behrensmeyer, St. Thomas More    No. 3    7-0    1.000
Guo, University High    No. 6    6-0    1.000