PAXTON -- Less than two weeks before competing in the IHSA Class 1A regionals, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School cross country team hosted its End of Season Meet.
KANKAKEE -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball team won 25-12, 25-17 Tuesday over Grant Park in its first match of the Sangamon/River Valley Conference Tournament.
PAXTON -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Youth Football Seniors team won 42-13 over Watseka in the Central Illlinois Football League quarterfinals on Saturday.
EL PASO -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley boys golf team finished its season with an eighth-place finish at Monday's IHSA Class 1A El Paso-Gridley Sectional.
FAIRBURY -- Ryder James of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School boys cross country team finished second in the boys' race with a time of 15:06.2 during Saturday's Prairie Central Hawk Invitational.
PAXTON -- For the first time since 2010, a Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High School girls cross country team will be running in the IESA state meet.
GIBSON CITY — Payton Kean scored a 65-yard touchdown run on the first play from scrimmage, putting Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley ahead early and never looking back, leading the Falcons to a 42-0 victory over LeRoy in Gibson City.
SPRINGFIELD -- Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda’s Peyton Huls shot a 117 in Thursday's IHSA Class 2A Springfield Regional to earn a trip to sectionals.
PAXTON -- After winning 25-11, 25-22 over Iroquois West in its first match of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Volleyball Classic on Wednesday, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley was in a tight battle with Milford in its second match.
PAXTON -- A timeout was called after Armstrong-Potomac tied the second set of Wednesday's Paxton-Buckley-Loda Volleyball Classic match at 20-20 against host PBL.
Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 1, Blue Ridge 1. The visiting Bunnies (13-5-3) closed a one-goal gap in the second half and fought the host Knights (8-11-3) to a non-league draw. Ethan Kasper netted the lone goal for Fisher/GCMS, while Victor Reynolds also scored unassisted for Blue Ridge.
NORMAL -- Ryder James of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School boys cross country team finished first with a time of 15:42.4 at Tuesday's Normal U-High Invite.
PAXTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High School cross country team finished fourth in the girls' seventh-/eighth-grade race with a score of 85 in Tuesday's home invite.
PIPER CITY -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda eighth-grade girls basketball team won 34-15 over Tri-Point on Monday.
GIBSON CITY -- Following his team's game last Friday against Tri-Valley, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley head coach Mike Allen witnessed LeRoy's contest against South Fulton the following Saturday.
MONTICELLO -- Mackenzie Swan of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High School cross country team finished 33rd in the girls' varsity race with a time of 14 minutes in Saturday's Monticello Invite.
Ariana Gentzler -- As of Saturday, the former Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball standout leads the NJCAA Division I in total blocks with 132 for Vincennes University while also producing 117 kills, five assists and 32 digs.
Bloomington Cornerstone 4, Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 3. Ethan Kasper and Will Shook each produced a first-half goal for the visiting Bunnies (13-4-2), but their non-league foe potted four goals in the second half. Alex Minion assisted on the first two Fisher/GCMS tallies, and Kasper a…
GIBSON CITY -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda Youth Football Seniors team won 14-8 over Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley in its regular-season finale on Saturday.
DOWNS — Isaiah Chatman had 88 yards on nine carries, along with two touchdowns of 10 and 18 yards, respectively, and Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley held on in the second half to secure a 22-7 victory over Tri-Valley in the Falcons’ first game at Downs since 2012.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley tennis team traveled to the Lindsay Courts to play against Champaign Central varsity team on Wednesday and lost 7-2.