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LITCHFIELD — The Falcons, ranked No. 15 in Class 1A, faced two top-five ranked Class 1A teams in Saturday’s Litchfield Tournament.
They beat No. 5 ranked Litchfield 50-24 before losing to No. 4 Petersburg PORTA 36-31.
Josh Wallick pinned his Heavyweight opponent against Litchfield in 1:09 while Cler won his 182-pound match via pin in 3:30.
PBL Booster Club to hold merchandise sale
PAXTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda Athletic Booster Club will hold a merchandise in the PBL Junior High School lobby at 5:30 p.m. Monday and Thursday, Dec. 19.
The overall sale will take place during the week of Dec. 16-20.
GIBSON CITY – Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher head wrestling coach Josh Carter said after his team went 3-0 with a 61-17 victory Tuesday over St. Joseph-Ogden that his team’s win-loss record is far from the only thing that matters.
BUCKLEY — The Christ Lutheran boys basketball team lost its season opener Tuesday, Nov. 26, via 44-40 result to the Paxton-Buckley-Loda freshman team.
BISMARCK – With only 15 wrestlers on Paxton-Buckley-Loda’s roster – only one of which is a senior -- it would be natural to assume that the Panthers’ season would not get off to an easy start.
Tuesday’s dual meet at Bismarck-Henning proved the assumption to be right, as the Panthers began the season with a 53-18 loss to the Blue Devils.
GIBSON CITY — The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher wrestling team does not plan on resting on its laurels heading into this season.
The Falcons advanced to team dual sectional for the first time since 2010 and sent four individuals to state last year. This year, GCMS/Fisher head coach says the focus is on improvement.
PAXTON — This year’s Paxton-Buckley-Loda wrestling team has 15 athletes listed on its roster.
Last year, the Panthers started with 29 wrestlers and ended with 20.
"Hopefully, they all stay, and that’s what I want to push,” PBL head coach Erik Ronney said.
PAXTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School fall awards night will take place Wednesday.
Refreshments will be available in the Commons at 6 p.m., followed by awards at 6:30 p.m.