Tennis

Tennis

Wednesday's prep highlights: Hebert leads Watseka golf

In volleyball

■ Tri-Valley 2, LeRoy 0. Senior Hallie Sammer had 10 assists for LeRoy (4-8), which dropped a 25-18, 25-17 decision in Downs. Tri-Valley is 20-1. Alicia Claunch had six kills and LeRoy teammate Maddi Qualls had six digs.

In boys’ golf

Athletes of the Week: Arcola's Miller, Centennial's Gonzalez

Clayton Miller
Arcola/ALAH golf

Why he was chosen: The senior guided the Purple Riders to the Little Okaw Valley Conference tournament title by earning runner-up honors with a 76. He also carded rounds of 36 and 31 in two different meet wins for Arcola/ALAH.

Tuesday's highlights: McFarland wins golf tourney

In volleyball

■ Bloomington 2, Central 1. Maranda Day had 12 digs, Rachel Hurt smashed seven kills and Taya Westfield and Rylee Hinton each had two blocks for the Maroons in their 25-12, 19-25, 25-19 road loss.

■ Danville 2, Urbana 1. Hannah Davenport and Jaida Barbee each had five kills for the host Tigers in a 23-25, 25-16, 25-21 loss.

Monday's highlights: Hayasaki leads at Big 12 tourney

In volleyball
Blue Ridge 2, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 0. Jessica Gilbert had 22 assists as Blue Ridge posted a 25-12, 25-10 win in Gibson City. Maddy Hopkins landed nine kills for the Knights and Hannah Brackenhoff had nine digs. GCMS’ Jessalyn Davis had nine digs.

Area prep statistics: Girls' tennis (Sept. 27)

SINGLES
(Minimum two matches)
PLAYER, TEAM    POS.    W-L    PCT.

Victoria Gonzalez, Centennial    No. 1    12-0    1.000
Madison Scaggs, Centennial    No. 1    12-1    .923

Sept. 29 prep sports chat

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 12:30pm

What area football teams might contend for a state title in two months? What Week 6 games are the ones to watch? Who is standing out in volleyball, boys' soccer, girls' swimming and the other fall sports? Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis is chatting at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, so pepper him with questions about the local high school sports scene.

Thursday's highlights: Central tops Urbana in volleyball

In volleyball

■ Champaign Central 2, Urbana 0. Brittany Anglin had 12 assists and Maranda Day delivered nine digs, pacing the host Maroons to a 25-11, 25-17 victory. Ashia Ravanh had five kills for the Tigers.

Athletes of the Week: Wyatt Edwards and Kalista Klann

Wyatt Edwards
Bismarck-Henning football


Why he was chosen: The junior was efficient during the Blue Devils’ 42-0 home win against Oakwood last Friday. The 5-foot-3, 125-pound quarterback only threw three passes, but they all went for touchdowns in the second half. He tallied 117 passing yards to help B-H win its third consecutive game.

Wednesday's highlights: Iroquois West girls' golf tops GCMS

In boys’ golf
At Gibson City. Matt Hunt (43), Connor Birky (44) and Logan Davis (44) paced Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley at Railside, with Hunt taking medalist honors. The Falcons defeated Iroquois West 177-202. The Raiders were led by Jacob Reitz (47), Justin Kuipers (49) and Calvin Tammen (49).