COVID-19 pandemic led to possible first-ever cancellation of the storied local event last year.
It can be confusing to figure out what the latest announcements about high school sports actually mean for athletes.
On the last day of a forgettable year, particularly from a sports perspective, The News-Gazette sports staff offers up 10 noteworthy stories on the local scene from 2020
Get to know a little bit more about the area's top six girls' golfers of 2020.
Check out our 2020 All-Area girls' golf first team, second team and honorable mention team.
Not only did Ashley Long prove herself to be the area's leading girls' golfer during the 2020 season, but she's also an accomplished performance artist who holds a big role in the school's productions.
The local small-school season ended in Thursday's Class 1A Rochester Sectional, and representatives of numerous area teams went out on a high note.
Craig Anderson told The News-Gazette that sectionals will mark the end of the IHSA seasons for golf, cross-country, girls' tennis and girls' swimming and diving.
Golf is an IHSA sport in which athletes are split between numerous different locations come postseason time. So we asked local team leaders to rank some of those courses based on their difficulty.
BETHANY — The Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond boys’ cross-country team won Friday’s Lincoln Prairie Conference championship meet, finishing with 19 team points and well ahead of second-place Okaw Valley (73) and third-place Cumberland (90).
The Sabers' senior is competing in both cross-country and golf. On Saturday, she'll actually suit up for both STM teams at the exact same location.