Centennial graduate checks in after his first season with the Illinois wrestling team.
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.
Illinois is one of several high-level institutions attempting to earn a verbal commitment from Hayden Copass, who is readying for his third year grappling with the Westville/Georgetown-Ridge Farm cooperative.
WATCH: In conjunction with the start of IHSA practices, a video look at the Champaign County high school's athletic makeover.
DEMARIUS SMITH may not be a past IHSA state wrestling champion like former Centennial star Justin Cardani or ex-Urbana standout Luke Luffman, but the 2017 Rantoul graduate is part of Jim Heffernan’s Illinois grappling roster with both of those guys. Smith offered some insight into his Illini…