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GIBSON CITY – The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley boys basketball team won 70-64 Tuesday over Clinton in the GCMS Thanksgiving Tournament.
Trailing 47-40 entering the fourth quarter, the Falcons outscored the Maroons 30-19 in the final quarter as Tucker Cribbett and James Fairfield each scored nine points and Mitch McNutt added eight, including five via free throws.
PAXTON – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School boys basketball team won 75-53 Tuesday over Fisher.
The Panthers took a 19-13 lead in the first quarter as Jonny Walder scored eight points, including one 3-point shots, and Andrew Zenner drained two 3-pointers.
BISMARCK – In the not-so-long history of the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School wrestling program, the Panthers had not beaten Bismarck-Henning until Tuesday, Nov. 24.
GIBSON CITY – Tuesday, Nov. 24, marked the first time the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher wrestling team competed on the mat since the IHSA Class 1A state dual meet last winter.
Here are some of the highlights from Tuesday's dual meets at GCMS Elementary School ...
FISHER — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade boys basketball team won 36-22 Monday, Nov. 24, over Fisher in its last game before Thanksgiving break.
DECATUR — Black Belts, and Kyu rank students from Shinko Ryu Martial Arts Center, located at 125
E. Sangamon Avenue in Rantoul, competed at the 2015 Midwest Taekwondo Regional Championships held at Decatur, Ill., on Nov. 21-22.
GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley varsity basketball team is comprised of 11 players, nine of which took part in a historic football season that ended only nine days before Monday night's season-opening 72-43 win over Tri-Point.
While it might not be evident by the score, the lack of practice showed itself during the contest.
PAXTON – Metaphorically speaking, Armstrong-Potomac’s Trojan horse was stopped by a fence – defense, that is.
ST. JOSEPH — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda seventh-grade girls basketball team won 29-23 Monday over Hoopeston Area in the IESA Class 3A St. Joseph Regional semifinals.
The Panthers will face St. Joseph for the regional championship Tuesday.