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PBL boys basketball program to host junior high camp
PAXTON – The Paxton-Buckley-Loda boys basketball program is hosting a junior high boys basketball camp for students entering the seventh and eighth grade for the 2015-16 school year.
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.