Track and Field

Track and Field

Area boys' track and field honor roll

100 Meters

Athlete, School Time/Distance

Keegan Zack, Watseka 11.46

Travis Lappin, BHRA 11.50

Lucas Lee, Watseka 11.52

Caleb Lahey, BHRA 11.55

Tyler Wilson, Fisher 11.56

Lee Zimmerman, Pr. Central 11.57

Luke Bowman, Sullivan 11.58

200 Meters

Keegan Zack, Watseka 23.06

Area girls' track and field honor roll

100 Meters

Athlete, School Time/Distance

Ameia Wilson, Danville 11.59

Mattie Lieb, Monticello 12.64

Katelyn Lang, Tri-County 12.68

Gabby Wessels, Milford/CP 12.76

Daisy Smith, BHRA 12.84

Haley Chaney, GRF/C 12.90

Sierra Bryant, BHRA 13.06

Atleigh Hamilton, SJ-O 13.14

Tori Burke, Clinton 13.18

On campus, April 14, 2018

Senior Luke Vaughn, from Centennial, set the Memphis men's track & field program record in the discus at the Crimson Tide Invitational last week. On his third attempt, Vaughn broke the 15-year-old school record with a throw of 200 feet, 2 inches.

Outdoor track season begins as weather improves

With the weather cooperating, the outdoor season is underway. Finally. Here are five items you need to know about the area scene as it heats up:

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Friday's prep highlights: Sages, Spartans shine in Tolono

In baseball

Arthur Okaw Christian 9, Judah Christian 3. Derrick Shetler went 2 for 4 with three RBI and Ian Lowry went 2 for 3 with an RBI to guide the Conquering Riders (4-2) to a home win against the Tribe. Christian Myhre went 1 for 3 with an RBI for Judah Christian (0-5).

Colin's Best Of The Bunch: April 10, 2018

Preps coordinator Colin Likas' latest Best of the Bunch looks at some high school coaching changes and offers a nod to teams from Salt Fork, Monticello, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman and Bismarck-Henning/Rossville-Alvin.

Tuesday's highlights: Eagles, Sages take top spots

MONTICELLO — Tuesday didn't feature ideal weather conditions for a track and field meet.

Yet the cold and rain didn't stop the Rantoul boys' team and the Monticello girls' team from taking first place at the five-team meet the Sages hosted.

HS Track: Monticello Meet

The five team  track meet at Monticello High School on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.

Colin's Best Of The Bunch: April 2, 2018

Preps coordinator Colin Likas returns with Best of the Bunch, highlighting the exploits of athletes from schools such as Champaign Central, Urbana, LeRoy and Salt Fork.