Track and Field

Track and Field

Area girls' track and field honor roll: May 11, 2019

100 Meters

Athlete School Time/Distance

Ameia Wilson, Danville 11.87

Mattie Lieb, Monticello 12.42

Sierra Bryant, BHRA 12.51

Tanaya Young, Rantoul 12.53

Maclayne Taylor, SJ-O 12.55

Dasauna Combs, Urbana 12.62

Alexis Puetz, Milford/CP 12.65

Mya Tinsley, R/L 12.70

Tori Burke, Clinton 12.71

Friday's highlights: Relays carry SJ-O girls to sectional title

In girls' track and field

At St. Joseph. Host St. Joseph-Ogden produced first-place finishes from three of its relay teams — 400-meter, 800 and 1,600 — to help catapult the Spartans to their eighth straight Class 1A sectional title on a night where a flurry of area athletes advanced to the state meet.

Class 2A Unity girls' track and field sectional highlights

Video highlights from the Class 2A Unity girls' track and field sectional on May 9, 2019, featuring athletes from Monticello, Urbana, Rantoul, Unity, Mahomet-Seymour, Paxton-Buckley-Loda and Champaign Central.

Thursday's prep highlights: Nettles stars for ALAH

In girls' track and field

At Assumption. Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond's Kenli Nettles qualified in four events at last year's state meet after a strong sectional showing. The Knights' standout junior outdid herself in Thursday's Class 1A sectional by sweeping her three races and one field event.

Talents lead Kimbro to new heights

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Jenny Kimbro departed the campus of Eastern Illinois University on May 21, 2016, with three Class 1A individual girls' track and field state titles.

That's not to mention the knowledge she'd helped Salt Fork to the 1A team championship, the Storm's first in the sport.

Ness, Lieb lead Monticello to victory

TOLONO — Monticello opened the running portion of Thursday's Class 2A Unity girls' track and field sectional by flirting with disaster.

The third and final handoff in the Sages' 3,200-meter relay, between Kyara Welter and Mackenzie Murphy, resulted in a dropped baton.

Monticello led the field at the time. Its foursome wound up in third place after that miscue.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Coleman, McClure fuel Chargers' rally

In baseball

Illinois Christian Conference Tournament