Kellyn Maynard -- The former Paxton-Buckley-Loda girls basketball standout is part of an Illinois Central College team that reached NJCAA Division II Region 24 Tournament championship round before losing 81-54 to Parkland College on Sunday. Maynard scored 10 points for ICC in a losing effort.
The Cougars reached the championship game with a 70-65 win over Lewis & Clark in the semifinals on Saturday. In a 90-46 win over Danville Area Community College, Maynard had nine rebounds.
Corey Fox – The former PBL boys basketball standout is coaching a Limestone College women’s basketball team that ended its season with a record of 27-5 after losing 70-50 to Lander in the opening round of the NCAA Divison II Tournament.
Ryan Birt – The former Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School wrestling coach is coaching a Millikin University wrestling team that has a sophomore named Chris Williams that finished in fourth place at the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships held March 10-11 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin.