In boys' basketball
Hilltoppers claim thriller, will meet Tribe in semis; Titans also in line for regional title after sweep
NORMAL — The St. Thomas More boys’ soccer team saw its season end with a 4-1 loss to Normal U-High on Saturday afternoon in a Class 1A sectional final match played on the turf at the Corn Crib.
Sabers sweep to Illini Prairie crown; Rockets top BCC to win 30th match
More than 70 area high school students worked alongside N-G Media engineer Ed Bond to produce 10-second promotions for local programming, from “Penny For Your Thoughts” to “ServPro Prep Football Confidential.” They sounded terrific.
Retiring executive sports editor Fred Kroner has seen a lot in his 34 years at The News-Gazette. Each Sunday until his last day, he’ll share his most memorable stories.