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October 15, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Career round propels Courtney LaFoe to State

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PREP SOCCER

Champaign Central 4, Danville 1

CHAMPAIGN — The Vikings scored first, but the Maroons ultimately scored more.

Danville senior Gracson Torres gave Danville a 1-0 lead off an assist from Lane DePratt, but Central came back with three goals to take a 3-1 halftime lead. The Maroons added another goal in the second half to claim the Big 12 Conference soccer match.

The Vikings, who fall to 9-6-3 overall and 4-2-1 in the Big 12, got eight saves from Cameron Griffin in goal.

Danville will end its regular season at home on Wednesday against the Decatur Eisenhower Panthers. The JV contest will start at 4:30 p.m. and the varsity contest is set for 5:30 p.m. at Ned Whitesell Field.

PREP VOLLEYBALL

Schlarman Academy 2, Paxton-Buckley-Loda 1

PAXTON — Janelle Marion had 10 kills and nine assists as the Hilltoppers claimed a 26-24, 16-25, 25-16 win over the Panthers.

Schlarman, which improves to 13-3 overall, was led in assists by Jordan Marganski with 15 to go along with her six kills and four blocks, which shared team-high honors with Lexi Rangel and Shelby Mascari. Laura Gross finished with five kills and four digs, while Sierra Bell led the Hilltoppers with 8 digs.

Covington 3, South Newton 2

KENTLAND, Ind. — After dropping the first two sets, the Trojans rallied to beat the Rebels, 25-27, 17-25, 25-10, 25-14, 15-9 in a non-conference contest.

Kendra Wallace had a team-high 32 digs in the five-set victory to go along with a team-high eight aces. Brooke Ahrens led Covington in kills with 16, while Regan Foster had six blocks and five aces and Adison Smith contributed 15 assists and three aces.

Covington concludes its regular season at 16-8 and the Trojans will play the Turkey Run Warriors in the sectional tournament to be held in Covington.

PREP FOOTBALL

Sectional pairings announced in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — The second-rated North Vermillion Falcons will host the Rockville Rox in a first-round contest in the IHSAA Class A Sectional 47 Tournament.

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