Tennis

Tennis

Area statistics: Boys' tennis (May 5)

Singles

Player, School Pos. Rec. WP

A. Scaggs, Centennial No. 3 8-0 1.000

Zheng, Centennial No. 2 6-0 1.000

S. Guo, University High No. 6 4-0 1.000

Higgs, University High No. 5 4-0 1.000

C. Guo, Centennial No. 6 2-0 1.000

M. Scaggs, Centennial No. 4 13-2 .867

Singh, Centennial No. 1 13-2 .867

Friday's prep highlights: Sages win 20th baseball game

In baseball

■ Monticello 5, Tri-Valley 4. The visiting Sages managed to earn the nonconference win — their 20th of the season — despite allowing three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning. Austin Hopper (3 for 4, three RBI) contributed in a big way for Monticello, with Ryne Bundy (2 for 3) and David Vanderkloot (2 for 4, RBI) also chipping in for the Sages (20-3).

Thursday's highlights: Phelps tosses perfect game

In baseball

■ Oakwood 14, Schlarman 0. Oakwood’s Hunter Phelps struck out nine in a six-inning perfect game, with the Comets cutting the game short thanks to eight runs in the top of the sixth. Skylar Bolton and Cameron Cawley each went 3 for 4 for Oakwood, and six different Comets drove in a run apiece. 

 

HS Tennis: Centennial vs. Danville

Centennial vs. Danviile in a prep tennis match at Lindsay Courts in Champaign on Wednesday, April 29, 2015. 

Tuesday's prep highlights: Monticello tops STM in baseball

In baseball

■ Monticello 7, St. Thomas More 0. Daniel Caldwell struck out nine batters as part of a complete-game two-hitter, Ryne Bundy had three hits and Konnor Bundy had two RBI to lead the Sages (18-3).

Athletes of the Week: Bristow and Loschen

Liz Bristow
St. Thomas More girls’ track and field

Area statistics: Boys' tennis (April 28)

Singles

Player, School Pos. Rec. WP

A. Scaggs, Centennial No. 3 7-0 1.000

Zheng, Centennial No. 2 5-0 1.000

S. Guo, University High No. 6 4-0 1.000

Higgs, University High No. 5 4-0 1.000

C. Guo, Centennial No. 6 2-0 1.000

M. Scaggs, Centennial No. 4 12-1 .923

Singh, Centennial No. 1 11-2 .846

April 30 high school sports chat

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 12:30pm

Champaign Central has a new boys' basketball coach. And it's a former Illini in Jeff Finke, who has two talented sons. Who played last year at Centennial. What does executive sports editor Fred Kroner think of the hire? Or what does he think of the ongoing spring sports? Ask him ahead of time before his 12:30 p.m. chat on Thursday gets started. 

Friday's highlights: Nelson pitches Vikings to victory

In baseball

■ Mahomet-Seymour 8, St. Thomas More 2. The visiting Sabers took an early 2-0 lead, but the Bulldogs plated four runs in the second inning to grab a lead they wouldn’t relinquish. Brooks Coetzee hit two home runs for M-S and wound up 2 for 3 with three RBI. Teammate Tom Kenney (2 for 3) also hit a home run and contributed three RBI.