PAXTON -- Chicago Fire Soccer In The Community, in partnership with Them Soccerclub, will offer free open trainer clinics in Paxton. The clinics will be held at 601 S. Fall Street in Paxton on March 24. The ages 3-7 clinic will be held from 9-10 a.m., followed by the ages 8-14 clinic (10-11 …

Trent Wooten – The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda football standout had four tackles, including one for a 3-yard loss, for Knox College in a 55-17 loss Saturday to Lake Forest College.Jordan Anderson – The 2015 PBL graduate had three tackles, including one half of a tackle for a loss of one yard…

Trent Wooten – The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda football standout recorded a sack for Knox College in a 37-6 win Saturday over Grinnell College.Jordan Anderson – The 2015 PBL graduate had four tackles, including half a tackle for a loss of yards, and a fumble recovery for Knox College last Saturday.

Jordan Anderson – The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda football standout had seven tackles, including two for a loss of yards, for Knox College in a 50-3 loss last Saturday to St. Norbert.Trent Wooten – The 2014 PBL graduate had five tackles, including one-half of a tackle for a loss of yards, for…

Trent Wooten – The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda football standout had three tackles for Knox College in a 42-32 loss Saturday to Beloit.Jordan Anderson – The 2015 PBL graduate had two tackles, including one for a loss of a yard, for Knox College last Saturday against Beloit.

BOURBONNAIS -- Julia Bleich, a senior at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School, has signed her letter of intent to play for the women’s soccer team at Olivet Nazarene University.Bleich is a Melvin resident and has been a member of the Illinois Futbol Club in Champaign since her eighth-grade …

PAXTON — The Paxton Park District has opened registration for fall soccer and flag football.Levels for fall soccer include micro age, ages 6-and-under, 8-and-under, 11-and-under and 14-and-under.The deadline for registration is August 7, except for the micro level, for which the deadline is …

WEDNESDAY, April 22BASEBALLGCMS at Fisher, 4:30 p.m.SOFTBALLGCMS at Fisher, 4:30 p.m.Salt Fork at PBL, 4:30 p.m.TRACK AND FIELDPBL boys at freshman/sophomore invite in Paxton, 4:30 p.m.THURSDAY, April 23BASEBALLPBL at Cissna Park, 4:30 p.m.

Sibley to host Sparkling Shuffle 5KSIBLEY — The second annual Sibley Sparkling Shuffle 5K fun run will take place July 3 at the Sibley Pavilion, located on Sciota Street.Pre-race activities start at 7:15 p.m. and the race begins at 8:45 p.m.A discounted registration is available through June…

Registration available for Paxton Park District Youth SoccerPAXTON — Paxton Park District Youth Soccer League sign-ups are to be printed out and turned into the Friday, Feb. 28. Leagues are available for ages 3-13. More information is available on the registration form. Registration forms ar…

PAXTON — The Sangamon Valley Conference is planning on a merger with the River Valley Conference in cross country, golf, soccer and wrestling.The plan, according to Paxton-Buckley-Loda athletic director John Overstreet, is to have the merger formalized in late January and take effect in 2014-15.

FISHER — The Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley soccer team has shown improvement after a slow start, but the Bunnies know there is still work to be done.F/GCMS offense is becoming more efficient. Head coach Levi Horsch likes how the Bunnies are scoring goals despite some limited opportunities.

FISHER — The Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley soccer team opened the season 0-3-1.They were outscored 19-3, but improved as the week progressed.Salt Fork matchThe host Bunnies came out strong against Salt Fork/Westville Thursday, but the Storm (1-1) overpowered them 4-0.

September 4BaseballJunior high — Iroquois West at PBL, 4:30 p.m.September 5BaseballJunior high — GCMS at PBL, 4:30 p.m.Cross countryJunior high — PBL at Home Meet, 4:15 p.m.FootballFreshman — Milford at PBL, 6 p.m.

CHAMPAIGN – Will Brewer recorded 16 saves in Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley’s season debut at Judah Christian.Regardless, the Tribe walked away with a 6-0 win Tuesday.The Bunnies had five shots on goal compared to Judah Christian’s 22. The Tribe scored three goals in the first half and thr…

FISHER — Goals were hard to come by in 2012, but Levi Horsch hopes the Bunnies will correct that deficiency this upcoming season.Horsch, who is the second-year coach for the Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley soccer team, said his squad scored 22 goals in 21 matches last year, with nine coming…

August 22BaseballJunior high — PBL at TCC Tourney in Onarga, TBAGolfHigh school boys — GCMS at Bismarck-Henning, 4 p.m.High school girls — Blue Ridge at GCMS, 4 p.m.SoftballJunior high — St. Joseph at PBL, 4:30 p.m. 

FISHER — The Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley soccer team managed to get 11 shots on goal against Champaign Judah Christian.It was not enough, however, as Judah Christian scored three goals in the first half en route to a 4-0 victory.Fisher/GCMS’ 11 shots include five from defender/midfielde…