MAHOMET — Excitement is building around Mahomet-Seymour girls’ swimming as over a dozen key contributors will be back after a solid 2018 season. Youngsters Olivia McMurry, Natalie Heaton, Kathryn Raver and Olivia Ross will all be top contributors this year.

It is difficult to improve throughout the season and prepare for the end-of-the-season sectional meet when meets keep getting cancelled.The Mahomet-Seymour boys' swim team had back-to-back Saturday meets postponed because of inclement weather.Last Thursday, though, the Bulldogs were able to …

The Mahomet-Seymour girls' swim team competed in the IHSA Centennial Sectional in Champaign last Saturday.The Bulldogs scored 55 points and placed ninth out of 23 teams that scored points.Host Centennial won the sectional with a score of 189. Urbana placed second with 179 points, and Champai…

A new sports season is just around the corner, but before that, The Mahomet Citizen wanted to pay tribute to last year's teams. It's time for an end-of-the-year wrapup.Last sports season, by any measurement, the Mahomet-Seymour High School had many highlights. Here's an alphabetical look, by…

The Faces of Winter 2017: Boy's Swimming - Over 250 high school athletes showed up at the News-Gazette photo studio  for the Faces of Winter photo shoot.

By TERRY GREENEMahomet Citizen sportswriterDespite having only four girls on the team, Mahomet-Seymour posted an impressive fifth-place finish in the IHSA girls’ sectional swimming meet in Champaign on November 15.The Lady Bulldogs scored 72 points and trailed only Urbana University High, Da…

Mahomet-Seymour winter sports athletes received awards at the high school’s annual ceremony March 7.

Members of the Mahomet-Seymour girls’ swimming club have been swimming for the fun of it since they were little, but placing eighth out of 22 teams with 54 points at IHSA sectionals didn’t hurt either.The girls’ earned a top 12 score. There are a total of five girls on the team, four sophomo…