MONTICELLO — In a game of twists and turns and a reversed call from officials, Monticello High School’s football squad beat Bloomington Central Catholic 33-27 Friday in a battle of unbeatens at home.
MONTICELLO — Monticello tailback Jacob Tackett may have gotten more sprint work in at the football team’s opener than he experienced as a 10th-place finisher in the 100 meter at last spring’s IHSA State Track and Field Meet.
MONTICELLO — The last time there was a postseason for high school cross country, Monticello High School’s boys won the state title and the girls’ squad finished second overall.
MONTICELLO — An undersized Sages football team used a speed-led defense to pitch three shutouts in six contests during the abbreviated spring season, and held opponents to just 34 points overall.
URBANA — After starting the season with a win, the Monticello boys’ golf team won a triangular, a dual meet and placed well in the highly competitive Tiger Classic last week.
MONTICELLO — An eight-person, Monticello-based billiards team has qualified for the American Poolplayers Association World Championship, which will be Oct. 25-30 in Las Vegas.
CHAMPAIGN — It’s been a rapid rise to stardom for Parkland College men’s golf coach Corbin Sebens. After playing collegiate golf, the 2008 Monticello High School graduate started helping the Cobra golf team as an assistant coach.
CHAMPAIGN — The Golf Coaches Association of America, in conjunction with Golf Pride Grips, announced on July 21 that Parkland Cobras men’s golf coach, Corbin Sebens, has been named the winner of the 2021 Dave Williams National Coach of the Year Award for NJCAA Division II.
The Monticello Recreation Department will hold Junior Football registration and issue equipment from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 20 at the Monticello municipal building located at 210 N. Hamilton St.
MONTICELLO — Monticello High School’s wrestling team finished out its regular season with four match wins last week, defeating Olympia and Rantoul on Senior Night Tuesday (June 8) and Argenta-Oreana and Clinton two days later.
MONTICELLO — The Monticello boy’s track and field team defeated eight other teams to win the Unity High School Boys Invitational at Hick’s Field in Tolono Friday.