WATSEKA -- Lillie Frichtl, Macie Wright, Maisy Johnson and Hannah Schwarz of the PBL High School girls track and field team finished first in the 4x100 relay with a time of 54 seconds at Tuesday's Watseka Freshman/Sophomore Invitational.
GIBSON CITY — Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School has two nominees for the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Coaches of the Year Award for the 2018-19 season.
HEYWORTH -- Madi Eberle tossed a one-hit shutout for the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team in a 2-0 win over Heyworth.
Brandon Wilkerson -- The former Tri-Point boys track and field standout finished first in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:15.53 during the Meet of Champions held Friday in Rock Island.
MINONK -- Wade Burton led a strong day at the plate for the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley baseball team in 25-8 win over Fieldcrest on Friday.
EUREKA -- Nathan Garard struck out 14 batters and walked none as he tossed a one-hit shutout for the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley baseball team in a 1-0 victory Wednesday over Eureka.
PAXTON -- Hannah Schwarz of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School girls track and field team finished first in the girls' 100-meter dash with a time of 13.66 seconds while Cheyanne Ratcliff placed sixth with a time of 15.09 seconds at Wednesday's PBL Freshman/Sophomore Invite.
PAXTON -- Alec St. Julien, a senior at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School, signed his letter of intent on Wednesday to run for Millikin University's men's cross country and track and field teams.
PAXTON -- With an 8-4 win over Cissna Park, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball team improved to 12-5 overall and 6-1 in the Sangamon Valley Conference.
MONMOUTH -- Aleeka Gentzler, a 2016 graduate of Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School graduate, earned the Midwest Conference Women's Field Event Performer of the Week recognition.
PAXTON -- Katelyn Crabb, who already holds the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School girls track and field record in the 100-meter hurdles, holds the school record in the triple jump as well.
PAXTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda junior varsity baseball team was swept in a doubleheader against Bloomington Central Catholic on Saturday.
CHAMPAIGN -- In about a month, Delanie Dykes will conclude what has already been one of most successful careers in GCMS High School track and field history.
Andrew Zenner -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball standout pitched two innings for John A. Logan College in an 8-6 loss to Dyersburg State, allowing no runs on no hits and no walks with two strikeouts through two innings.
KANKAKEE -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball team rallied from a two-run deficit to win 13-12 in extra innings over Tremont on Saturday.
TOLONO -- In the discus event at Unity Girls Invite on Friday, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley's Claire Retherford finished second with a throw of 111-4 while teammate Emma Swanson finished 36th with a throw of 55-7.
GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team had a plan for the weather on Friday, which included a wind advisory for Ford County from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.
ARMSTRONG -- Madi Eberle and Maci Bielfeldt of the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team combined to pitch a no-hitter in a 13-1 victory Tuesday over Armstrong-Potomac.
Andrew Zenner -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball standout picked up a save for John A. Logan College in a 7-5 win over Kaskaskia College on Tuesday, April 2. Zenner yielded three runs -- two earned -- on two hits and no walks with three strikeouts through 2 1/3 innings.