Sports

A winning combination

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Abby and Rachel Kyle are teaming up to create a double-dose of success for the Mahomet-Seymour junior high school track and field team.

Currently in the seventh grade, the twin sisters excel in a number of events, including relay teams, hurdles, long distance running, the high jump, and pole vault.


Defense is the difference

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

When the opposing team struggles to score, victories usually follow.

And that’s exactly what happened for Mahomet-Seymour’s varsity soccer team as it posted back-to-back wins over Danville and St. Thomas More to move its season record to an impressive 8-1-0.


Winning streak snapped

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Mahomet-Seymour’s varsity girls soccer team finally saw their perfect season come to an end but not before posting four more wins and a third place finish in Champaign Central’s Invitational Tournament.


MSHS grad a standout at Purdue

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

During her four years at Mahomet-Seymour High School, Daniella Bunch always had her sights set on being a champion.


M-S drops slugfest with Monticello

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Monticello rattled the bats for 17 hits as the Sages raced to a 17-9 win over Mahomet-Seymour on March 31 in Mahomet.

The Sages jumped on top early with six first-inning runs and two more in the second to lead 8-0.


Baseball two for two

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Strong pitching performances from Jack Rettig and Chris Redman helped Mahomet-Seymour sweep past Rantoul and Danville to open the 2014 varsity baseball season.


Winter athletes honored

MSHS winter athletes were honored at last week's awards ceremony. For photos and more on the winners, see this week's Mahomet Citizen.


JH wrestlers headed to State

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Led by tournament champions Clayton Bell and Tanner Francisco, Mahomet-Seymour advanced a total of five wrestlers to the IESA state finals at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb on March 14 and 15.


Taylor, Grant compete in state finals

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

While the final results weren’t what they had in mind, Mahomet-Seymour’s Kolton Taylor and Derek Grant carried the banner high for the Bulldog’s varsity wrestling program during the Class 2A state finals at the University of Illinois on February 20 and 21.


Boys sweep week

By TERRY GREENE
Mahomet Citizen sportswriter


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