MAHOMET — Seth Buchanan wasn’t going to be denied this year. After getting arguably the toughest draw in the entire state last year, Buchanan bulldozed — literally and figuratively — his way to a Class 2A sectional championship.
MAHOMET — Good teams start to click when the calendar flips to February. The Bulldogs have done just that. M-S has now won seven out of their last eight games. They sit at 16-10 and 7-2 in the Apollo Conference.
MAHOMET — The regular season is nearing a conclusion for Mahomet-Seymour girls basketball. The Bulldogs hosted Senior Night on Monday, and there’s just one game left before postseason play begins.
MAHOMET — James Heinold has the Mahomet-Seymour Junior High wrestling squad humming. The Bulldogs finished first out of 16 teams at the Bulldog Invite on Saturday.
MAHOMET — Regionals are right around the corner for Mahomet-Seymour Junior High volleyball, and the seventh-graders are cruising in the right direction. They’ve won seven in a row and sit at 13-3 overall. The eighth-graders have struggled to get into a groove, but they snapped a two-match lo…
MAHOMET — The stars get recognized the most, but there are some glue guys who have been instrumental this season for wrestling, girls’ basketball and boys’ basketball.
MAHOMET — For Rob Ledin’s wrestlers, the postseason starts right now. But for the basketball squads, they still have a little bit of time to get right before regionals begin.
MAHOMET — The Mahomet-Seymour Junior High volleyball team hasn’t wasted any time getting into the heat of battle. The Bulldogs’ seventh-grade squad is 9-3 while the eighth-graders sit at 6-6 on the young season.
MAHOMET — The Mahomet-Seymour Junior High seventh-graders saw their terrific 2019-20 campaign fall just short of a regional title.
MAHOMET — The calendar has flipped to February which means that we’re closing in on postseason hoops. Best time of the year, in my opinion.
MAHOMET — Max Katz finished second in the dive and fourth in the 100-meter backstroke to spark the Bulldogs’ boys’ swim team to a fourth-place finish at the Urbana Invitational on Saturday.
MAHOMET — Urbana, Lincoln and Normal West handed the Lady Bulldogs three consecutive tough losses. But all three are quality programs, so Nathan Seal’s squad can learn from each of their losses.
MAHOMET — Rob Ledin can now be known as Mr. 400. The Bulldogs’ head wrestling coach won his 400th career bout Jan. 30 when M-S defeated Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 55-24.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour Junior High volleyball hosted the Bulldog Invitational on Saturday, and the seventh-graders hoisted the crown, while the eighth-graders took second place.
MAHOMET — With the entire month of February remaining, the Lady Bulldogs have eclipsed last year’s win total. The Bulldogs have won three in a row and sit at 15-9 overall. If M-S can get to 18 wins, it would be the best season since 2006-07 when Nathan Seal led the Bulldogs to a 23-4 record.
MAHOMET — The Bulldogs celebrated Senior Night by waxing Pontiac and Champaign Central. M-S improved to 21-1 in team duals this season. Rob Ledin’s crew honored four seniors: Seth Buchanan, Cody Carper, Chance Decker and Noah Schnepper.
MAHOMET — James Heinold’s junior high wrestling squad has had a hot start to the regular season. The Bulldogs kept up their standout wrestling this week.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour girls’ basketball is having one of the best seasons in the last decade. M-S sits at 15-9 overall this season, and they have a few more home games where they can pad that win total before regionals begin in late February.
MAHOMET — The Bulldogs have quietly won three out of their last four games, and they sit at 11-9 overall. It’s getting to the point of the year when the good teams start playing their best basketball, and M-S will be tested in the upcoming stretch of games.
MAHOMET — Jon Adkins is proving that he’s not just a football coach. Adkins has taken over as the seventh-grade boys’ basketball coach, and he’s led the Bulldogs to a 21-3 record.
MAHOMET — The rollercoaster continues. The Mahomet-Seymour boys’ basketball team fell to 9-9 overall after Washington used a late buzzer-beater to nip the Bulldogs 52-50 on Tuesday.
MAHOMET — The regular season has come to a close for Mahomet-Seymour Junior High boys’ basketball. Jon Adkins’ seventh-graders have been on a big-time roll for two months. They’ll look to continue that hot play in regionals. The eighth-graders will look to try and get back on track after a t…
MAHOMET — Nathan Seal and the Mahomet-Seymour girls’ basketball team might only be 3-6 in the tough Apollo Conference, but they sit at 13-9 overall. They are just one win away from matching last season’s output. And it’s only January.
MAHOMET — The Mahomet-Seymour boys’ swim team improved to 5-2 with a couple of victories. The Bulldogs finished with 100 team points to outlast Lincoln (57) and Olympia (23).
MAHOMET — James Heinold is leading his Mahomet-Seymour Junior High wrestling team to a great start. M-S is 2-1 in team duals, and they started their season with a great showing at the Bloomington tournament where they placed nine wrestlers inside the top-10.
MAHOMET — Nathan Seal and the Mahomet-Seymour girls’ basketball team have started to find their identity both offensively and defensively. The numbers prove it too. M-S is shooting the ball from 3-point land better than ever, and their defensive numbers are ridiculously solid.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour wrestling has continued its torrid pace. The Bulldogs blitzed the 16 other programs at the Prairie Central Tournament to come away with the big victory.
MAHOMET — Thanks to the growth of some strong underclassmen, Mahomet-Seymour girls basketball is having one of their best seasons in recent history. The Bulldogs’ three-game winning streak was snapped this week, but they still sit at 12-8 overall and 3-5 in Apollo Conference play.
MAHOMET – The gym was packed. The Dawg Pound was blacked out. A win would’ve given Mahomet-Seymour sole possession of first place in the Apollo Conference.
MAHOMET – Mahomet-Seymour Junior High is seeing two different basketball teams. On one hand, the seventh-graders are on a monumental streak. They’ve won 17 games in a row and sit at 17-2 overall.
MAHOMET — After a disappointing 0-2 showing last weekend, the Bulldogs were able to bounce back and earn a big victory over Mattoon on Tuesday. M-S sits at 9-8 overall and 5-1 in the Apollo. They are in second place, one game behind Lincoln.
MAHOMET — When you have a young team, you’re going to have some inconsistent stretches. The good stretches are really fun. The rough stretches can make coaches lose their minds. The Mahomet-Seymour girls’ basketball team has been up and down all year. They’ve had two four-game winning streak…
MAHOMET — It’s time. The Bulldogs have been searching for a signature victory under Ryan Bosch. They certainly earned an impressive victory over Effingham on Tuesday when they came from behind on the road to gut out a win. But they can get a huge one today if they can beat state-ranked Lincoln.
MAHOMET — January is a wild month as the schedule really ramps up. There will be plenty of basketball, wrestling and swimming throughout the month.
MAHOMET — The Bulldogs might only be 9-7 at this point, but Ryan Bosch has signed his team up for a brutal schedule. They’ve played barely any cupcakes this season. And that tough schedule is paying off.
MAHOMET — Rob Ledin’s crew is absolutely dominating right now. The Mahomet-Seymour wrestling team improved to 14-0 in team duals after a great showing at the M-S multi-duals.
MAHOMET — The Bulldogs improved to 8-6 on the season with a 3-2 performance in the Mattoon Holiday Tournament. The strong showing earned M-S third place in the tourney.
MAHOMET — Just like that, the 2019 year is over. The Mahomet-Seymour Bulldogs enjoyed terrific success throughout the 2019 calendar year.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour senior Carson Thomas was named first-team All-Area by the News-Gazette on Monday. Thomas was a standout defensive back for the Bulldogs this year. Thomas had three interceptions and 32 tackles. Thomas returned two of his interceptions to the house for pick-sixes.
MAHOMET — Mahomet-Seymour girls’ basketball had to fight to get back to .500 this season. But after a good showing down in Mattoon, the Bulldogs now have a two-game cushion. The Bulldogs were able to pull out a third-place showing at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament thanks to big performances …
MAHOMET — Opposing Apollo Conference teams should be nervous. The Mahomet-Seymour boys basketball team turned some heads with their performance over Christmas break.
MAHOMET — 285-pound senior Seth Buchanan went 5-2 to place third at the Granite City Red Schmitt Invitational. Buchanan racked up four pins, as M-S finished 15th out of 24 teams.
MAHOMET — The Bulldogs wrestling squad placed second at the GCMS junior varsity tournament. Every wrestler placed for Mahomet-Seymour, and they had champions in four weight divisions.