Fernandes, Urbana No. 4 3-0 1.000
Paul, Urbana No. 2 2-0 1.000
Bush, Danville No. 2 2-0 1.000
Choi, University High No. 5 1-0 1.000
■ Paxton-Buckley-Loda 7-8 South Newton (Ind.) 0-7. Wyatt Kingery struck out 10 as he no-hit South Newton while allowing one walk in the first game. Jonny Walder was 5 for 6 on the day.
■ Bismarck-Henning 12, Judah Christian 1. Winning pitcher Dylan Dodd (5-0), who struck out 10, allowed two hits and no earned runs in five innings for the host Blue Devils. Ethan Allsopp had two doubles, two RBI and three runs in the victory. Nicholas Limentato and Brayden Mitchell had hits for the Tribe.
The offseason is upon the two major programs at Illinois, but will Lovie Smith and John Groce win on the court in 2016 and off the court? How is Josh Whitman settling into his role as athletic director? Will top recruits finally land at Illinois in football and men's basketball? Who are some top area high school recruits? How does The News-Gazette determine its All-Area teams?
How did Tori McCoy's experience at the McDonald's All-American Game go? Who is The News-Gazette's area wrestler of the year? What baseball, softball and girls' soccer teams might make a run to the state tournament? How are the area track and field teams looking as the outdoor season is about to get into full swing? What about boys' tennis?