MAHOMET -- Connor Engel’s 38 just beat out Ethan Garard at 39, but the two were both significant in Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley’s 158-189 victory over Mahomet-Seymour at Lake of the Woods Golf Course on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley school board accepted the resignation of middle school volleyball coach Jennifer Jamison.

Nick Porter -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys track and standout finished second in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:54.23 for Bradley University in the Big Blue Classic in Charleston.

GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley school board accepted the resignation of high school golf coach Guy Percy on Monday, Jan.

LINCOLN -- Trey VanWinkle of the Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys golf team shot an 80 to tie for 26th in Monday's IHSA Class 2A Lincoln Sectional. Noah Shields tied for 80th with a score of 90 while Chase Moore tied for 93rd with a score of 93. Zach Richmond of Springfield took the last ind…

RANTOUL -- Three members of the Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys golf team advanced to the IHSA Class 2A sectional round. Trey VanWinkle, Noah Shields and Chase Moore carded 80, 81 and 82, respectively, in the IHSA Class 2A Rantoul Regional to earn three of the 10 advancing individual spots.…

DANVILLE — Guy Percy isn't sure Matt Hunt ever once took his hands off the regional trophy. The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley coach said his senior clung to it through smiles and laughter at the team's celebratory dinner after winning the Class 1A Bismarck-Henning/Rossville-Alvin Regional title …

EL PASO -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley boys golf team placed second in the Heart of Illinois Conference Tournament on Tuesday, Sept.

At Mahomet. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley edged out Mahomet-Seymour, 168-172, in a match in Mahomet. Connor Birky (36) and Braden Roesch (40) led the Falcons. Brandon Collins' 39 paced M-S.

At Gibson City. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley edged out Watseka by two strokes in a dual match at Railside Golf Club, thanks to medalist Connor Birky’s 39. Lukas Ball and Jordan Schroeder both shot 41 to lead the Warriors.

GIBSON CITY -- Braden Roesch carded a 38 to lead the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley boys golf team to a win over Dwight on Monday. Connor Engel shot a 42 and Connor Birky notched a 43 for the Falcons.

RANTOUL -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys varsity golf team won 158-165 in a dual meet Monday over Centennial. The Eagles' Trey VanWinkle won medalist honors with a score of 33 while Chase Moore finished tied for second with a score of 40.

MATTOON -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys golf team finished first in a triangular meet on Wednesday. The Eagles shot a 166 while Mattoon (171) and Champaign Central (172) finished second and third, respectively. Individually, Chase Moore won medalist honors by shooting a 37 while Trey…

By TONY LEEFor the Ford County Record BAYLES LAKE -- Mark Prina may have come up short of an Eastern Illinois Baseball League Tournament title, but that fate did not repeat itself at the Lakeview Country Club men's golf championship tournament. Prina won his third Lakeview golf title, edging 11-

MATTOON -- Through day one of the Mattoon Invitational, the Rantoul/PBL golf team shot a 357 on Friday, finishing the day in 24th place out of 31 teams. The second round of the Mattoon Invite, originally scheduled for Saturday, was canceled due to rain. Trey VanWinkle led the Eagles with a s…

At Gibson City. Connor Birky tied a school record held most recently by Christopher Witteman with a 3-under par 33 to lead Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley past Monticello 166-194 in a match played at Railside. The victory raised the Falcons’ record to 10-1. Matt Hunt fired a 40 for the Falcons.

RANTOUL -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda golf team won 166-170 Tuesday over Prairie Central. Trey VanWinkle won medalist honors with a score of 39 while Eagles teammate Chase Moore tied for third with a score of 40. William Wake and Eli Remington shot a 45 and 46, respectively, to complete…

DANVILLE -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda golf finished fifth in the Danville Invite on Friday. The Eagles shot a 332 on Friday while Normal U-High finished first with a score of 313.  Trey VanWinkle tied for fifth overall individually with a score of 77. Noah Shields tied for 14th with a …

MONTICELLO -- The Rantoul/PBL boys golf team won 173-206 Thursday over Monticello. The Eagles' Chase Moore won medalist honors by shooting a 35 while teammates Noah Shields and Eli Remington each tied for fourth with a score of 45. Casey Dillman shot a 48 to complete Rantoul/PBL's team score…

At Fairbury. Josh Kilcullen shot a 37 to take co-medalist honors and lead Prairie Central past Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley at Indian Creek Golf & Country Club.

At Saybrook. Connor Birky's 36 led all golfers as Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley knocked off LeRoy and Ridgeview 174-201-240 at the Indian Springs Golf Course. Matt Hunt fired a 45 and Bryce Boundy scored a 46 for GCMS (9-0). Dan Chastain and Nick Lehr both fired a 49 for the Panthers. Allan Kind…

At Mahomet. Connor Birky's 41 helped the Falcons survive the heat, which forced a late start, and push past the Bulldogs 176-182. Alex Strube shot 42 and took second overall for the Bulldogs.

BOYSAt Gibson City. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley remained undefeated and moved to 6-0 this fall after topping Heyworth by 69 strokes at Railside Golf Club. Connor Birky carded a 35 to earn medalist honors for the Falcons, who shot 164 as a team.

PONTIAC -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys golf team lost 162-167 to Pontiac on Thursday. Rantoul/PBL's Chase Moore and Casey Dillman tied for second place individually with a score of 39 each.

RANTOUL -- The Rantoul/Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys golf team won a triangular meet Tuesday on its home course. The Eagles shot a 176 as a team to beat Fisher (193) and Hoopeston Area (233). Trey VanWinkle of the R/PBL team won medals honors with a score of 39. At Willow PondTEAM S