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GIBSON CITY -- This upcoming season will be the last for Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley head tennis coach Cindy Petersen, who is retiring at the end of the school year.
Brandon Wilkerson -- The former Tri-Point boys track and field standout finished seventh in the 3,000-meter steeplechase for Augustana College with a time of 9:12.72. Wilkerson ran a 9:15.08 steeplechase in Thursday's prelims to finish fifth in the second heat and ninth overall.
STANFORD -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team's season came to an end on Tuesday with a 5-4 loss to Tolono Unity in the semifinals of the IHSA Class 2A Stanford Olympia Sectional.
Brandon Wilkerson -- The former Tri-Point boys track and field standout finished first in the 1,600-meter run for Augustana College in Thursday's Augustana Midwest Twilight meet.
GCMS softball wins its first regional title since 2014 and will face Unity in the IHSA Class 2A Stanford Olympia Sectional semifinals at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
GIBSON CITY -- With a 4-0 win Wednesday over Tri-Valley, the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team advanced to the IHSA regional finals for the second straight year.
HOOPESTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda softball team lost 15-5 to Hoopeston Area on Monday in the first round of IHSA Class 2A regionals.
Andrew Zenner -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball standout allowed one earned run on no hits and three walks with one strikeout through one inning for John A. Logan College in a 9-5 win Wednesday over Olney Central College.
GIBSON CITY -- Madi Eberle struck out 18 batters and walked one in a three-hit shutout for Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball in a 7-0 win Monday over Deer Creek-Mackinaw.
Brandon Wilkerson -- The former Tri-Point boys track and field standout finished first in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:17.55 at the CCIW Outdoor Championships in Kenosha, Wisconsin last weekend. Wilkerson also finished fourth in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:01.32.
Nick Porter -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys track and field standout finished third in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:01.99 for Bradley University in the Kip Janvrin Open on Friday at Simpson College. Porter also finished 23rd in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:56.37 for Bradley Uni…
GIBSON CITY -- On Sunday, the Gibson City Little League baseball and softball organization will hold its opening day ceremony at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Middle School.
COLFAX -- Madi Eberle of the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley softball team pitched a perfect game in a 9-0 victory Thursday over Ridgeview/Lexington.
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.
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.
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.