Mendota junior Landon Bauer was voted NewsTribune Athlete of the Week after advancing to the second day of the IHSA state bowling tournament and placing 50th.
Here's a look at area wrestling regionals. Princeton will compete out of the Polo Regional (held at Eastland) while St. Bede and PC-Hall wrestle at Kewanee.
A look at the regionals where the La Salle-Peru, St. Bede, Putnam County-Hall, Mendota and Princeton wrestling teams will compete this weekend.
The Fieldcrest boys basketball team beat Midland on Wednesday for its 20th win of the season.
The La Salle-Peru girls bowling team repeated as Interstate 8 Conference Tournament champions Tuesday, plus other basketball results including a big win for Earlville.
The La Salle-Peru boys basketball team scored the game's first 11 points, led by as many as 18 and held off a Sycamore rally to win 44-39 on Tuesday.
The Sycamore girls basketball team executed it's defensive game plan and made a key offensive adjustment to beat La Salle-Peru 55-29 in an Interstate 8 Conference game.
The La Salle-Peru girls basketball team scored the first seven points of the game and cruised to a 57-26 victory over St. Bede on Saturday.
Putnam County senior Gracie Ciucci was voted NewsTribune Athlete of the Week after playing a key role in the Panthers' run to the Tri-County Conference Tournament championship.
Marlie Orlandi scored on back-to-back possessions in the fourth quarter Friday to help the Ottawa girls basketball team hold off L-P for an Interstate 8 Conference win.
The La Salle-Peru boys basketball team implemented an offensive change ahead of Thursday's game with Streator and debuted it with success as the Cavaliers pulled away for a nonconference victory.
A look at the girls basketball statistical leaders in the NewsTribune area for the 2022-23 season thus far.
A look at the boys basketball statistical leaders in the NewsTribune area for the 2022-23 season thus far.
The Princeton boys basketball team is 23-0 to match the start by the 1954-55 Tigers, Fieldcrest has locked down defensively during a 10-game winning streak and more about NewsTribune area teams.
The Mendota wrestling team earned a victory over Streator on Wednesday.