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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.

Prep preview, Week of April 10

Each Monday, prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis will take a look at five area events to circle on the calendar:

1. TUESDAY/THURSDAY: Champaign Central vs. Centennial, baseball, 4:30/6:30 p.m.

Friday's prep highlights: Egan sets record in LeRoy victory

In baseball

Cerro Gordo/Bement 6, Judah Christian 3. The visiting Broncos (1-3) received two RBI from Dawson Swaim and two hits from Ian Calhoun to win in Champaign. Max Berry and Nick Stone each drove in a run for the Tribe (0-3).

Tuesday's prep highlights: STM’s Lux-Rulon shines on track

In baseball

■ Arthur Okaw Christian 14, Kankakee Grace 0. Michael Miller, Blake Rocke and Peyton Trier combined on a no-hitter for AOC, while Darrin Beech had two hits and four RBI.