Franklins excel on All-Area 5K Circuit

This past Saturday was the final 5K race in the All-Area 5K Circuit and the Franklin family of Mahomet were well-represented.  

Ambassadors of soccer

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

Mahomet-Seymour varsity girls’ soccer coach Joey Gruner and several current and former Bulldog soccer players recently returned from a 10-day trip to Roatan, Honduras, where they participated in a group mission project.

Joining Gruner were Nik Cook, Nathan DeHaan, Sarah Van Wingerden, Morgan DeHaan and Lauren Longfellow.  

New coach, updated venue at MSJH

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

The Mahomet-Seymour Junior High School seventh grade boys’ basketball team will have a new head coach this coming season.

Doug Ingold, who taught and coached at Danville Southview, will take over the reins from Andrew Turner. Turner led the seventh grade boy’s squad the last two seasons.  

Kennedy to lead varsity team

Mahomet Citizen sports writer

A Mahomet-Seymour High School graduate and former Bulldog soccer player has been named the new varsity boys’ soccer coach.

Andrew Kennedy, a 2006 M-S alum who played four years of soccer for the Bulldogs, will take over the top spot on the sidelines for the 2014-2015 season.

Race less than a month away

The Annual Mahomet Half- Marathon and 5K attracts over 700 participants from across the Midwest and beyond, including many top competitors, as well as recreational runners and walkers.  

Reeder follows his passion for coaching

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

When Bodie Reeder graduated from Mahomet-Seymour High School in 2004, he left behind an impressive trail of school, conference and state football marks.

Summer League basketball

Shots of summer league basketball at MSHS by photographer Garrett Halm.

Melton headed back to MSHS

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

One of Mahomet-Seymour’s all-time basketball greats is coming back to his hometown to host a shooting clinic in late July.

Brett Melton, who graduated from M-S in 2000, will be in town July 25, 26 and 27 to conduct the camps for grade school, junior high, and high school players.

Event attracts 57 basketball teams

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

The Mahomet-Seymour High School field house was a bee hive of activity June 20-22 as teams from 57 different schools from throughout Illinois participated in the Lady Bulldogs’ annual “Ballers Bash” basketball tournament.

A number of M-S teams participated in the three-day event, which by all accounts was a solid success.

Busy season at Lake of the Woods golf course

Mahomet Citizen sportswriter

The Lake of the Woods golf course, located just north of Mahomet within the Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, isn’t a well-kept secret to those who enjoy its scenic layout and convenient location.

In fact, it’s one of the busier golf courses in east central Illinois.


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