PBL volleyball to face Momence in SVC Tournament Tuesday

At Paxton
MONDAY, Oct. 12

Match 1 (at PBL High School) — No. 1 Cissna Park vs. No. 8 Iroquois West, 6 p.m.
Match 2 (at PBL Junior High School) — No. 4 South Newton vs. No. 5 Clifton Central, 6 p.m.
Match 3 (at PBL Junior High School) — Loser Match 1 vs. Loser Match 2, 7:15 p.m.

IHSA releases schedules for volleyball regionals

IHSA Class 2A
MONDAY, Oct. 26

Match 1 — No. 10 Urbana University vs. No. 11 Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley, 6 p.m.
TUESDAY, Oct. 27
Match 2 — No. 2 Maroa-Forsyth vs. Winner Match 1, 6 p.m.
Match 3 — No. 3 St. Thomas More vs. No. 5 Paxton-Buckley-Loda, 7 p.m.

Two goals from Caleb Bleich leads Fisher/GCMS to 2-1 win over St. Anne

FISHER – The Fisher/Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley soccer team won 2-1 Thursday over St. Anne.

Trailing 1-0, the Bunnies tied the match with a Caleb Bleich goal in the 37th minute as Caleb Pulley was credited with an assist.

Bleich scored an unassisted match-winning goal in the 60th minute.

Fisher/GCMS 2, St. Anne 1

PBL seventh-grade girls basketball team wins 35-20 over Fisher; eighth-graders win 40-19

PAXTON – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade girls basketball team won 35-20 Thursday over Fisher after gaining a 16-8 lead at halftime.

Baylee Cosgrove led the Panthers in scoring with 10 points while Macie Rudin and Mallorie Ecker each added eight points, Hannah Schwarz tallied four points, Brooke Walder contributed two points and Kayla Suhl contributed two points.

PBL High School boys cross country finishes fourth in meet at Normal; girls finish seventh

NORMAL – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School boys cross country team finished fourth in a 13-team invitational Tuesday at Normal.

The Panthers finished with a score of 109 as Normal University (43), Lansing Illiana Christian (43) and Normal West (98) finished first, second and third, respectively.

PBL volleyball improves to 5-1 in SVC with win over Watseka

WATSEKA – Paxton-Buckley-Loda and Watseka entered Thursday’s match in a tie for second place in the Sangamon Valley Conference regular-season standings.

PBL volleyball at Watseka, SVC Volley for the Cure

Here are some of the highlights from Thursday's junior varsity and varsity matches in Watseka, during which pink T-shirts were worn by PBL and Watseka team members as well as some fans as part of the Sangamon Valley Conference’s Volley for the Cure night in an effort to raise awareness of breast cancer ...

PBL Junior High cross country hosts invitational

PAXTON – Kyle Price led Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High School in Tuesday's PBL Invitational's seventh- and eighth-grade boys race with a 16th-place time of 11:56 while Riley Cuppernell also finished in the top 25 with a 24th-place time of 12:15.

Lacey Bice finished 55th in the seventh- and eighth-grade girls race with a time of 15:01.

GCMS tennis defeats Rantoul on senior night

GIBSON CITY — The Falcons defeated 9-0 Wednesday on senior night in Gibson City.

Katy Neal (9-7), Holly Arends (8-2), Grace O’Brien (8-5), Andrea Worthington (8-3), Sophie Hafer (9-0) and Rose Williams (8-0) all won singles matches while Neal/Worthington (8-2), Arends/Fiona Keigher (8-2) and O’Brien/Erika Painter (8-0) won in doubles.

GCMS volleyball loses to Roanoke Benson

GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley volleyball team lost 25-14, 25-12 Tuesday to Roanoke-Benson.

Madi Thompson and Brea Walker each had two kills while Walker also had 10 digs. Abby Bowen and Claire Schmitt each had a block while Taylor May had seven assists.

Roanoke-Benson def. GCMS 25-14, 25-12

At Gibson City

Syndicate content