Wrestling

Wrestling

2018-19 Twin City Wrestling Meet

Video highlights from the 2018-19 Twin City wrestling meet, hosted by Urbana on Dec. 21, 2018 and featuring athletes from Centennial, Champaign Central, St. Thomas More and Urbana.

HS Wrestling: Twin City Meet

Athletes from Centennial, Champaign Central, St. Thomas More and Urbana compete in the Twin City Meet at Urbana High School on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018.

Thursday's prep highlights: Oakwood's Young posts 32 in win; Titans duo leads charge

In boys' basketball:

Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 69, Fisher 43. Ryland Holt got GCMS off to a fast start with 10 first-quarter points, and the Falcons (7-2, 3-0) topped Fisher in Heart of Illinois Conference play. Connor Birky led GCMS with 15 points, while Holt finished with 12. Carson Brozenec led the Bunnies (3-8, 0-4) with 23 points.

N-G wrestling top 10: Dec. 20, 2018

After some noteworthy tournaments last week, preps coordinatorCOLIN LIKAS checks in with his latest grappling rankings:

RANK, TEAM PREV. COMMENT

1. Prairie Central 1

Hawks dispatched tough LeRoy/Tri-Valley in dual action last week, travel to Coal City three days prior to Christmas.

2. Clinton 3

Horsch not resting on state runner-up laurels

GIBSON CITY — Eight area wrestlers suited up for a state championship match last February.

Four walked away with a title.

Out of the quartet that fell agonizingly short, just one athlete is still competing for their respective high school team this winter.

Tuesday's prep highlights: Lions, Warriors to vie for tournament title

In boys' basketball

Watseka Holiday Tournament

Area wrestling leaders: Dec. 19, 2018

Class 1A

106 pounds

Name, School W L Pts

Wagner, St. Joseph-Ogden 15 1 86

Travis, Prairie Central 12 2 57

Palmberg, St. Thomas More 6 5 11

Resendez, Hoopeston Area 1 1 0

Wallace, Monticello 3 3 0

 

113 pounds

Hosley, Unity 16 2 84

Saturday's prep highlights: Central’s Willis hits 1,000 career points

In boys' basketball

Comet Quad

Friday's prep highlights: Gooden's buzzer-beater lifts PBL

In boys' basketball

Toyota of Danville Classic

Thursday's prep highlights: Morris notches 29 for Sabers in win

In boys' basketball

Toyota of Danville Classic

Cissna Park 75, Armstrong-Potomac 26. A pair of Timberwolves (5-0) reached 20 points in an event-opening win over the Trojans (4-7). Christian Stadeli and Ian Rogers both posted 20 points, with Rogers draining six three-pointers. Kyler Stephens' 14 points charged A-P.

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