Sean Whitfield will step in as La Salle-Peru quarterback after serving as the team's backup the last two seasons.
Danny Wuestenfeld hit for the cycle, including a grand slam, in a 15-1 win over the Clinton LumberKings.
The Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp split a doubleheader with the Normal CornBelters on Friday.
The Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp beat the Burlington Bees 14-4 on Thursday for their fifth win in a row.
The Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp beat the Burlington Bees 12-6 on Wednesday for their fourth win in a row.
The St. Bede football team has three juniors in the mix to replace two-year starter Braden Damerell at quarterback.
The Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp beat the Springfield Sliders 8-4 on Tuesday for their third consecutive win.
The La Salle Major League softball team finished runner-up in the state tournament, while the Peru Junior League softball team split its games Saturday at state.
The Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp hit four home runs in a 14-0 rout of the Springfield Sliders on Saturday.
Princeton hosted a 16-team 7-on-7 event Saturday.
Damen Castillo hit a grand slam and a solo home run Friday to lead the Illinois Valley Pistol Shrimp to an 8-3 victory over the Clinton LumberKings.
La Salle-Peru sophomore Connor Lorden is the 2021 NewsTribune Wrestler of the Year after going 35-4 and placing fifth at the IWCOA Class 2A State Tournament at 195 pounds.
A look at the area's top high school wrestlers from the 2021 season.