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Abrams preps for surgery

 

MJ's answering your questions on Thursday - submit them here

Tuesday's prep highlights: Central wins Twin City swim meet

In swimming & diving

■ At Champaign. Going into the final race, Central held a 10-point lead against Urbana Uni High for team honors in the Twin City Swimming and Diving Championships.

In an effort to catch the Maroons, Uni split its swimmers for the 4x400-yard relay into two teams, and those two teams managed to finish first and second.

Bulletin board: Bulldog overcomes injury to advance

MAHOMET — Despite suffering a back injury in the regional quarterfinals, Mahomet-Seymour’s Sara Rice qualified for state in singles and will be her school’s first representative at state.

Teams of the Week: Monticello boys' soccer in spotlight

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MONTICELLO BOYS’ SOCCER

The Sages (16-7-1) secured a regional threepeat by handing Warrensburg-Latham a 4-1 loss in the Class 1A regional finals. In the past seven years, Monticello has captured five regional crowns in the sport.

Athletes of the Week: Marcinko and Thomas


Austin Marcinko, Salt Fork/Westville soccer

Why he was chosen: The Storm’s sophomore goalkeeper had 17 saves in Salt Fork/Westville’s run to a Class 1A regional championship, including nine in the Storm’s 1-0 shutout against top-seeded Bismarck-Henning in the title match.

Area girls' golf rankings: M-S in spotlight

Four area girls’ golf squads won county, conference or regional crowns. Here’s the rundown from Fred Kroner after last weekend’s state meets:

Regional HS Soccer: Centennial vs. Central

Centennial vs. Central in a regional soccer match at Mahomet on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

SportsTalk 10-21-14

SportsTalk 10-21-14: Play now!

Steve Kelly and Loren Tate discuss the latest in sports news. Their guests include Minnesota's PBP announcer, Mike Grimm, and Illini Ticket Manager Jason Heggemeyer.

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Fred Kroner's October 23 prep sports chat

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:30pm

Have questions about the area high school scene? Ask anytime and Executive Sports Editor Fred Kroner will answer them during his Thursday chat at 12:30 p.m.