Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, sports, opinion and more. The Bureau County Republican is published Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! With bcralerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device or by e-mail.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Keep up with what's going on in your community by reading the bcrbriefs. This easy to read synopsis of today's news will be emailed directly to you Tuesday through Saturday at no charge. Sign up today!
Scoreboard

Scoreboard

Junior high softball

Germantown Hills Sectional

SATURDAY: Germantown Hills (15 2-1) vs. Princeton Logan (17-0), 11 a.m.

Putnam County 1A Sectional

SATURDAY: Putnam County (9-9) vs. Mendota Holy Cross, 11 a.m.

Recreational golf

Wyaton Ladies Day

PLAY OF THE DAY (Sept. 12): Pull holes #2, #4 - 1. Ann Lusher 34, 2. Sue Garvin 38, 3. (tie) Millie Dean, Karen Towns 40.

Volleyball

High school

At LaMoille

LaMoille-Ohio def. Indian Creek 25-17, 26-24. L-O (9-2-1,2-0): Deery 4 (1 ace, 8 digs, 1 kill 18 assists), Martin 3 (11 digs, 3 kills, 1 assist), Ranel 15 (3 aces, 3 digs, 1 block, 4 kills), Quest 1 (4 digs, 4 assists), Loftus 5 (2 aces, 9 digs, 15 kills), Forbes (3 digs, 1 kill), Weeks 1 (10 digs), Carlson (1 dig).

F/S: Indian Creek 12-25, 25-19, 25-15. L-O: Funderberg (3 aces ,1 kill, 6 assists, 9 digs),
(1 assist, 1 dig), Lundquist (3 aces, 4 kills, 1 assist, 10 digs), Billhorn (4 kills, 2 assists, 3 digs, 2 blocks), Matznick (1 kill, 9 digs), Davis (1 ace, 1 kill, 4 digs).

At St. Bede

Newman def. St. Bede 21-25, 25-22, 25-18. SBA (6-3, 1-1): McGuire (10 kills, 2 blocks), Wamhoff (17 assists), Linnig (16 digs).

SOPHS: SB 25-13, 19-25, 25-19.

FRESHMEN: Newman 25-16, 24-25, 15-13.

At Manlius

Bureau Valley def. Hall 25-18, 25-10. BV (9-2, 3-0): Endress 3 (3 digs, 2 aces),
Cassidy Olds 8 (2 digs, 2 kills, 1 assist, 1 ace), Fordham (1 dig, 2 kills, 3 assists), Barnett 8 (1 dig, 3 blocks 7 kills, 1 ace), Wirth 2 (1 dig, 13 assists, 1 kill), Moreland  1 (1 dig), Hurley 11 (1 dig, 3 blocks, 2 kills, 2 ace), Johnson (1 block, 5 kills, 1 assist). Hall: Jablonski (6 kills, 1 block), Hamalle (1 kill, 3 digs), Savitch (1 kill, 1 dig), Kerper (1 dig), Soldati (1 kill, 12 digs), Bulak (2 digs), Cruz (2 aces, 2 digs), Kobold (1 kill, 1 dig), Taliani (3 aces).

SOPHS: BV 25-14, 25-12.

FRESHMEN: BV 25-15, 25-19.

At Princeton

Princeton def. Kewanee 25-17, 25-19. PHS (5-7, 2-2): Peterson 7 (2 assists, 14 digs, 1 ace), Murray 8 (10 kills, 7 digs, 3 aces), Tieman (3 digs), Scaggs 8 (1 assist, 2 aces, 4 digs), Smallwood (4 digs), Vigars 4 (2 kills, 1 ace, 18 assists, 3 digs), Grieff 3 (1 kill, 1 block, 1 dig), O. Vergamini (1 kill), Hammerich (7 kills).

SOPHS: PHS 21-25, 25-18, 28-26.

FRESHMEN: Kewanee 16-25, 26-24, 25-12.

At St. Bede

Bureau Valley def. St. Bede 16-25, 25-22, 25-21. BV 10-2, 4-0): Endress 6 (9 digs, 1 ace),
Olds 2 (8 digs, 6 kills, Fordham (1 block, 2 kills, 3 assists), Barnett 2 (5 kills), Wirth 3 (1 dig, 16 assists, Moreland  3 (2 digs, 1 ace), Hurley 8 (2 digs, 2 blocks, 10kills, 2 ace), Johnson (1 block, 3 kills), Sabin (1 dig).

SOPHS: BV 24-26, 25-22, 15-5.

FRESHMEN: SBA 17-25, 27-25, 15-8.

At Sterling

Newman def. Hall 25-18, 25-10. Hall (6-4): Jablonski (4 kills,1 ace), Hamalle (3 kills, 3 digs), Savitch (1 kill, 3 digs), Brokaw (1 block), Kerper (2 digs), Soldati (15 digs), Bulak (2 digs), Cruz (2 digs), Kobold (2 kills, 4 digs), Taliani (1 kill).

SOPHS: Newman 25-10, 25-15.

FRESHMEN: BV 26-24, 25-18.

Other area results

L-P def. Rochelle 25-6, 25-7

PC def. Peoria Christian 24-26, 25-23, 25-20

Princeville def. Annawan 25-21, 25-13

Junior high

At Buda

7th grade: BVS def. DePue 25-10, 25-22. BVS: Norsworthy 10,  York 6

8th grade: BVS def. DePue 25-16, 25-9. BVS: Marquez 12, Hartz 7.

At Walnut

7th grade: BVS def. BVN 25-22, 25-18. BVS: York 10, Endress 7.

8th grade: BVS def. BVN 26-16, 25-13. BVS: Marquez 8, Myong 6, Blair 5.

Junior college

Carl Sandburg def. IVCC 3-0

Running

Underground Railroad 5K

OVERALL WINNERS: Male - Colin Mickow, 27, Naperville 15:47.6; Female - Brianna Legner, 19, Princeton, 23:15.7.

FIRST PRINCETON FINISHERS: Male - Brian Taylor, 33, 18:43.1; Female - Rachel Waca, 38, 24:24.5.

13 & under: Male - Joey Twardowski, 13, Mark, 22:33.9; Female - Jenna Loftus, 13, Princeton, 26:00.1.

14-19: Male - Nolan Frank, 17, Princeton, 18:54.3; Female - Hannah Pratt, 14, Neponset, 29:16.4.

20-24: Male - Kyle Cruz, 22, Spring Valley, 22:16; Female - Alivia Kelsey 24, Hennepin, 25:25.1.

25-29: Male - Carl Carman, 29, Champaign, 21:17.9; Female - Bethany Standley, 29, Princeton, 24:39.8.

30-34: Male - Travis Rokey, 30, Bloomington, 22:01.5; Female - Jessica Johnston, 30, Tiskilwa, 24:08.8.

35-39: Male - Joshua Mabry, 35, Princeton, 20:37; Female - Rosanna Campbell, 35, Princeton, 25:26.6.

40-44: Male - J.D. Orwig, 42, Ohio, Ill., 22:02.8; Female - Jeri Smith, 42, Madison, 27:36.6.

45-49: Male - John Roberts, 47, Yorkville, 19:56.1; Female - Laura Gray, 45, Princeton, 29:02.6.

50-54: Male - Don Kiesig, 50, Ottawa, 20:01.6; Female - Denise Eberhardt, 50, Yorkville, 27:07.4.

55-59: Male - Craig Martin, 55, Libertyville, 22:14.1; Female - Brenda Roggy, 57, Wyanet, 23:41.9.

60-64: Male - Tom McDonald, 60, Normal, 22:47.7; Female - Barbara Harte, 64, Ottawa, 25:49.9.

65-69: Male - Jim McDonald, 65, Normal, 23:52.6; Female - Linda Niemuth, 67, Princeton, 34:34.3.

70 & over: Male - Dean Rowe, 74, Princeton, 31:15.6; Female - Mary Jane Pratt, 78, Granville, 33:53.4.

Boys cross country

At Manlius

Team scores: 1. Hall 30; 2. Bureau Valley 47; 3. Kewanee 86; 4. West Carroll 92; 5. Princeton 103

Top 5: 1. Schmidt (H) 17:13; 2. Catlani (H) 18:03; 3. Nevills (WC) 18:46; 4. Sierens (BV) 19:29; 5. Bitting (BV) 19:34

Other BV runners: 11. Guenther 20:23; 13. Strader 20:38; 20. Glaski 22:00; 22. Catton 22:11; 33. Wagner 25:20.

Princeton runners: 6. Forbeck 19:36, 10. Bohms 20:11, 28. Crouch 23:14, 32. Workman 25:13, 34. Irlbeck 25:33, 35. Kniss 26:01.

Other Hall runners: 7. Yanez 19:39, 8. Parochetti  19:42, 12. Soldati 20:31, 19 Olivares 21:23, 23. Wilson 22:24, 24. Aranda 22:32, 25. Crowther 22:43.

Girls cross country

At Manlius

Team scores: 1. Bureau Valley 25; 2. Princeton 50; 3. Hall 72; 4. West Carroll 73

Top 10 runners: 1. Weidner (BV) 20:30, 2. Nugent (BV) 22:00, Parrente (H) 22:27, 4. Sisler (WC) 22:41, 5. McMillan (P) 23:03, 6. Broers (BV) 23:34, 7. Williams (BV) 23:55, 8. Orwig (P) 24:37, 9. Backer (BV) 24:38, 10. Burns (WC) 25:01

Other BV runner: 24. Geary 31:12.

Other Princeton runners: 11. Workman  25:07, 12. Grimmer   25:16, 14.  Martinez     26:38, 17. Hartmann  27:45, 19. Grey 28:53.

Other Hall runners: 15. Robbins 26:42, 16. Aldana 26:47, 18. Heiden 28:34, 20. Dhesse 29:16, 21. Hannon 29:46.

Loading more