LEROY — The reason for the wrestling season arrives this weekend, as the IHSA postseason action begins, with the eventual quest of all grapplers being an appearance on the podium at the State Farm Center for the state tournament on Feb. 16-18.
MONTICELLO — Dave Remmert received his first chance to enter the cross-country coaching world while student-teaching with Mahomet-Seymour schools during the 1989-1990 school year.
The 7th grade Monticello Sages won the Class 3A Regional Championship Friday. The #3 Sages defeated #1 Unity 39-31 in overtime to advance to the sectional championship on Monday night. The Sages (18-8) were schedled to play Westville (17-6) on Monday night in Hoopeston. The winner of the sec…
MONTICELLO – The Monticello Sages Boys’ basketball team ended the last week of January with a 13-7 record after winning five of the last six ballgames. The girls’ basketball team is 8-15.
FAIRBURY — Conference action was the highlight last weekend for Monticello High School’s wrestlers, who went 4-3 at the Illini Prairie Conference meet Jan. 13-14 to finish fourth out of eight area squads.
MONTICELLO – The Monticello boys’ basketball team fell to 11-7 following an 18-point loss to Bloomington Central Catholic in Monticello on Friday. Here is a wrap-up of last week’s action.
MONTICELLO – The Monticello Sages Boys’ basketball team ended the first week of the new year with a 10-6 record, after a win Saturday at the Christie Clinic Shootout at St. Joseph.
CHICAGO — Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond product Kaden Feagin is the 2022-23 Gatorade Illinois Football Player of the Year, Gatorade officials announced Friday.
MONTICELLO - Ridgeview overcame being held scoreless in the first quarter to top host Monticello 27-21 in a Purple Pool game Monday at the 25th addition of the Monticello Sages Holiday Hoopla Tournament played Dec. 26 – 28 in Monticello.
MONTICELLO – Sponsored by the Monticello Athletic Boosters, the 25th addition of the Monticello Sages Holiday Hoopla Tournament was played Dec. 26 – 28 in Monticello. It has been an area fixture and features both the Boys and Girls teams from eight schools competing in a round-robin format o…
TOLEDO – Seven MHS wrestlers scored for the squad as it grappled to a sixth place finish out of 18 teams at the Cumberland High School Skull & Crossbones meet on Dec. 17.
MONTICELLO - Monticello boys’ basketball players Will Ross and Drew Sheppard and coach Kevin Roy joined The News-Gazette’s Joey Wright and Matt Daniels on last week’s episode of The News-Gazette’s ‘Extra Prep’ podcast to talk about all things Sages. Here’s a sampling of what was said during …
CLINTON – The Monticello High School wrestling squad got its season off to a good start on Dec. 1, scoring wins over Clinton, Decatur Lutheran and Taylorville in a meet at Clinton.