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Sports Shorts

Fay signs with Predators

STERLING — Carlton Fay has re-signed with the Sauk Valley Predators, and played in Friday night’s game against the Chicago Redline at Musgrove Fieldhouse in Sterling

The 2007 graduate of Putnam County High School, who also played for the Preds in their inaugural season last year, rejoins the team after completing a season playing in Uruguay.

PYBSL sign-ups

PRINCETON — Registration for the 2013 Princeton Youth Baseball and Softball season will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the at the Prouty Building. For more information, visit the PYBSL Facebook page.

Hunter’s Ridge lades

PRINCETON — Opening dinner for the Hunter’s Ridge Wednesday golf league will be held April 3. Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. with dinner to follow to 6:30 p.m. League play will start May 1. A golf membership is not required. Call 815-879-2461 or 815-872-9015 for reservations or more information.

NIB-12 confirms five-team divisions

The Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference will split into two, five-team divisions after Streator departs following the 2013-14 school year, the conference announced Tuesday.
The conference currently stands at 12 schools but Dixon and Streator have announced their departures to other conferences.

The East Division will be Kaneland, DeKalb, Sycamore, Morris and Yorkville, while current East member Rochelle will move to the West and compete alongside Geneseo, LaSalle-Peru, Ottawa and Sterling.

The conference will continue looking at candidates for expansion, according to Rochelle principal and conference president Travis McGuire.

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