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CISSNA PARK -- Cissna Park’s Jacob Marquez was aggressive on the mound, getting ahead in the count on Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley hitters in the Timberwolves’ 3-1 win Monday.
MILFORD – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School baseball team fell to .500 with a 9-4 loss Monday to Milford.
“We really didn’t have much life in us until about the fourth inning,” PBL head coach Rick Johnson said. “We didn’t catch and throw the ball as well as we need to today. We obviously didn’t hit as well as we need to, and we didn’t run the bases as well as we need to.”
MILFORD – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda and Milford softball combined for 13 errors and 30 runs during Monday’s nonconference contest.
With a 17-13 victory in the slugfest, PBL is off to a 3-0 start “for the first time in quite some time,” says head coach Brad Pickens.
BLOOMINGTON — The Illinois Coaches Association and the Shriners of Illinois will host the 41st annual Illinois High School Shrine Game on June 20 at Tucci Stadium on the campus of Illinois Wesleyan University.
Kickoff for the 41st annual game is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, June 20th.
Tyler Rubarts – The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys track and field standout finished seventh in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 16.68 seconds for Augustana College during last weekend’s Viking Olympics in Rock Island.
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BLOOMINGTON – Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys track and field athlete Nick Porter had a quick turnaround between his two races at Friday’s Illinois Prep Top Times Meet.
About one hour and 15 minutes after running in the 800-meter run, Porter had low expectations going into the 1,600-meter run.