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.
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.
FARMER CITY — Blue Ridge High School’s softball squad ran its record to 3-1 on the season with a trio of wins last week over Decatur St. Teresa, Heritage and Okaw Valley.