Athletes of the Week: Keeble and Monier

Alex Keeble
Mahomet-Seymour boys’ cross-country

Why he was chosen: The Mahomet-Seymour senior won the Corn Belt title last Saturday with a time of 14 minutes, 36.81 seconds, guiding the Bulldogs to the team title as well in Eureka.

Zilis: Regional volleyball storylines

Postseason volleyball starts next Monday. Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis breaks down three regionals to watch:

Class 2A Bismarck-Henning Regional

With the bulk of her starting lineup returning this season, coach Abby McDonald knew St. Joseph-Ogden had a chance to have a special season.

Area volleyball leaders (Week of Oct. 19)

(Minimum 2.00 average)
Player, School    Kills    Avg.

Alicia Claunch, LeRoy    213    4.84
Shelby Mascari, Oakwood    268    4.70
Dana Westfield, Ch. Central    324    4.50

Monday's highlights: Volleyball, volleyball and more volleyball

In volleyball
Vermilion County Tournament

HS Volleyball: Vermilion County Tourney

Armstrong-Potomac vs. Oakwood in the 2015 Vermilion County Volleyball Tournament Championship game at Oakwood High School on Monday, October 19, 2015.

Oct. 22 prep sports chat

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 12:30pm

It's Week 9 of the high school football season. How many teams are already in the playoffs? Who has work left to do? And who wins the annual rivalry game between Centennial and Central? Preps coordinator Anthony Zilis is here to deliver answers to any of that and whatever other preps-related topic is on your mind. His weekly chat gets started at 12:30 p.m.

Saturday's highlights: Mahomet-Seymour runners sweep event

In volleyball
Vermilion County Tournament
Armstrong Potomac 2, Bismarck-Henning 0. Mackenzie Vinson had a double-double with 12 assists and 11 digs — while chipping in four kills — to lead Armstrong-Potomac to a 25-21, 25-23 sweep.

Thursday's highlights: Baker, Michael lift SJ-O

In volleyball

■ St. Joseph-Ogden 2, St. Thomas More 0. Kylie Michael had nine kills and five digs, with Karlie Baker finishing with 22 assists in St. Joseph-Ogden’s 25-17, 25-18 sweep. Hayes Murray finished with 12 assists for the Sabers, while Mica Allison had eight kills and two blocks.

High School Volleyball: SJO vs STM

St. Joseph-Ogden Spartans take on the St. Thomas More Sabers in volleyball action at St. Joseph-Ogden High School in St. Joseph on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. 

High school bulletin board: Urbana athletics honors six

Six honored by Urbana athletics
Four former multi-sport athletes were inducted into the Urbana Hall of Fame last Friday during halftime of the Tigers’ football game against Peoria Notre Dame.