Tennis

Tennis

Thursday's prep highlights: Centennial rallies for volleyball win

In volleyball

■ Centennial 2, Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin 1. The Chargers rallied to pull out a 23-25, 25-16, 25-21 home win behind Miaya Peacock’s 10 kills and Jaime Johnson’s 16 assists.

■ Urbana 2, Monticello 1. The Tigers rallied for a 22-25, 25-23, 25-23 home win. Alyssa Rook piled up 21 digs for the Sages, and teammate Rowan Crozier had eight kills.

Sages could win it all! (podcast)

That's the word from prep sports coordinator Fred Kroner, who talked up Monticello's girls' cross-country team during this week's 30-minute podcast (listen to it here). He also heaped praise on Fisher football, STM volleyball and Central soccer.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Urbana soccer ties Danville

In boys’ soccer

Mattoon 2, Monticello 1. Luke Hanselman scored on a pass from Joey Tombs, but the Sages lost on the road. Ryan Schaub had nine saves for Monticello.

Prep Tennis: Urbana vs. St. Thomas More 2013

 

Urbana prep tennis match vs. St. Thomas More  at Urbana's Blair Park on Tuesday, September 10, 2013.

Monday's highlights: Giannetti's four goals pace Unity

In boys’ golf

■ At Gibson City. GCMS had four of the top six scorers and won a three-team meet by 11 strokes over runner-up Fieldcrest at Railside Golf Club. Devyn Roesch and Preston Young of the Falcons tied for second place with 42s — 2 strokes behind the winner.

In girls’ golf

Thursday's highlights: Danville volleyball rallies for win

In volleyball

■ Normal U-High 2, Centennial 0.
Miaya Peacock had four kills and six service aces for the Chargers in a 25-20, 25-21 home loss.

■ Danville 2, Bismarck-Henning 1. The Vikings rallied to a 9-25, 25-23, 25-13 home victory behind Mackenzie King’s seven kills.

HS Tennis: Central girls vs. Mattoon 2013

Champaign Central girl's tennis during their match against Mattoon at Atkins Tennis Center in Urbana on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.

 

Kroner: Central's losing streak to end!

Prep sports coordinator Fred Kroner said the Maroons will end their 10-game football slump by beating Urbana on Friday. It's on this week's podcast, which you can listen to by clicking here

Tuesday's prep highlights: STM volleyball victorious

In volleyball

St. Thomas More 2, Fisher 0. Tori McCoy’s nine kills led a balanced attack that carried the visiting Sabers to a 25-13, 25-10 win. courtney wax and Lexi Wallen contributed seven kills apiece for STM. Jessie Head racked up 11 blocks for Fisher.