Tuesday's highlights: SJ-O squeaks by Sabers


Unity 6, Monticello 4. AUSTIN FENDER outdueled Monticello's JACOB WILLIAMS, picking up the win in a three-hit, 10-strikeout effort while pitching around four errors. The Sages made three errors behind Williams, who allowed four hits and struck out 11. CONNOR GRACE had an RBI double for the Rockets.

Athletes of the Week: Houmes, Aten

Lauren Houmes

Hoopeston Area, track and field


Saturday's highlights: SJ-O remains unbeaten

In softball

Bismarck-Henning 12, Hoopeston Area 2. LEXI BALLARD had three hits and an RBI and ASHLEE RONTO added two hits and three RBI to lead the visiting Blue Devils. The Cornjerkers got two hits and an RBI from SYDNEY CLARK.

Friday's highlights: Canfield sets IHSA hits record

In baseball

Armstrong-Potomac 3, Oakwood 2. DAVIN MILES hit a two-run single in the first inning, and WADE ROGERS' RBI single in the sixth inning broke a 2-2 tie to lift the visiting Trojans. ZACK GIRTON had two hits for Oakwood.

Wednesday's prep highlights: Estes lifts Bunnies

In baseball

Fisher 4, St. Thomas More 3. TATE ESTES drove in the winning run with a line drive off the fence in the bottom of the seventh for the Bunnies. Ester, PARKER PERRERO, TAW FREDRICKSON and BRAD PETTENGER each had two hits for Fisher. SEAN SULLIVAN had three hits for the Sabers.

Saturday's highlights: Stutsman, Sanford shine for Storm


St. Thomas More 12-7, Clifton Central 2-6. MICHAEL PLECKI picked up both wins. STORM JOOP, who picked up the save in Game 2, doubled twice and drove in five runs on the day. MIKE RUBENACKER had three hits and two runs in the opener and SEAN SULLIVAN added two hits.

Friday's prep highlights: Redskins work OT for victory

In baseball

Sullivan 2, Neoga. 1. After forcing extra innings with a run in the bottom of the seventh, the Redskins scored in the eighth to pull out a home win. Josiah Davidson pitched a complete-game six-hitter for Sullivan.

Thursday's prep highlights: Owens shines for Chargers

In baseball

Centennial 2 Mattoon 1. Zach Owens did not allow an earned run in pitching a four-hit complete game for the host Chargers (15-6). Zach Parks scored the winning run in the seventh inning on a sacrifice fly by Drake PeraTt.

Tuesday's highlights: Thurston delivers


Paxton-Buckley-Loda 10, Momence 0. J.J. VALENTINE went 2 for 2 and scored twice and winning pitcher LIZ SATTERLEE tossed a one-hit shutout.

North Vermillion (Ind.) 14, Oakwood 3. ASHLEY WAHLFELDT homered for the Comets.

Saturday's highlights: Everingham impresses


Iroquois West 3-3, Fisher 2-13. KEATON ZIRKLE had two hits in the opener and drove in the game-winning run for the Raiders. Fisher scored seven times in the fifth inning of the second game and got two hits from TATE ESTES, NICK THOMAS and LUKE HARVEY.