- Our Sites
- The News-Gazette
- NewsTalk 1400 WDWS-AM
- Lite Rock 97.5 WHMS
- 107.9 WKIO
- Community News
DEKALB – Three Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher Middle School wrestlers finished their seasons at the IESA state meet.
ROCKFORD – Three Paxton Youth Wrestling Club grapplers finished their season last weekend at the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation state tournament.
Panther Award – Peyton McClure
Relentless Award – Jeremy Walder
NOTES: Jeremy Walder, a senior, is seventh on the all-time school leaderboard in rebounds (401) and field-goal percentage (54.6), 12th in games played (78) and 20th in points (569).
Best Offensive Player Award – Jonny Walder
MAHOMET – Three Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Middle School wrestlers will compete in the state meet next weekend.
Cale Horsch finished second in the 70-pound division at Saturday’s IESA Mahomet Sectional. Dakota Matthews and Jared Trantina each had a second-place finish in the 100- and 145-pound division.
PONTIAC — Three Paxton Youth Wrestling Club matmen are moving on to the state tournament this weekend.
Keyn Humes finished second in the 101-pound division in Saturday’s Pontiac Sectional. He win his first match via 11-2 major decision over Brody Powell of Hoopeston before losing via 7-0 decision in the championship match to Champaign’s Joel Sarver.
The 2014-15 season was a year of fourths – and firsts -- for Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher wrestler Jacob Franklin.
MAHOMET – Eight members of the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Middle School wrestling team advanced to sectionals from Saturday’s IESA Mahomet-Seymour Regional.
Sixth-grader Cale Horsch and eighth-grader Garrett Wright each had a first-place finish in the 70- and 215-pound divisions, respectively.