Preps coordinator Colin Likas breaks down the local high school sports season that was, shining a spotlight on some of the best and brightest from fall, winter and spring athletics.
A handful of Unity athletes — some of them 2021 graduates — represented the school Thursday during its second consecutive victory in The News-Gazette's Program of the Year chase.
In fact, the Mahomet-Seymour sophomore only seemed to thrive when adding to his athletic plate, and now he's The News-Gazette Wrestler of the Year.
Ledin oversaw a perfect regular season and a super-regional team championship before guiding the Bulldogs to seventh place in Class 2A state.
Get to know a little bit more about the area's top 14 wrestlers from the 2021 season.
The Comets' Gage Reed posted a second-place finish, and seven other local athletes placed inside the top six of their respective brackets.
The Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association is holding a series of state meets this week, including for Class 1A through 3A boys.