Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Rowell, Knights Win 3A State Football Title

Jordan Rowell carries the team's championship trophy.
November 25, 2016 - Champaign, IL - IC Catholic's Jordan Rowell carries the team's championship trophy after their Illinois High School Association Class 3A award ceremony. The Knights blanked the Cavaliers 43-0 to win this year's title. The team victory gave Rowell tenth IHSA state medal. With one season yet to run, the senior and Northern Illinois University football commit, will have a chance to add even more to his nine state track medallions. Follow this link to view 23 more photos of Rowell playing football and competing at state track in our photo archives. (Photo: PhotoNews/Clark Brooks)

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Hanson and Sages unable to upset IC Catholic in playoff showdown

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Caleb Hanson looks for an open receiver

November 19, 2016 - Monticello, IL - Caleb Hanson looks for an open receiver during his team's playoff game against IC Catholic Prep. In their deepest postseason run since the 90s, the Sages battled defiantly against the Knights to a 48-6 loss in their Class 3A final. This photo and more than a dozen other photos from this Saturday afternoon contest quickly rose to the top of the PhotoNews most-viewed list of images. If you haven't seen them yet, go here to view the entire game gallery.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Madela and Tigers advance to soccer supersectional

Ndumiso Madela dribbles the ball

Urbana's Ndumiso Madela dribbles the ball as Central's Jacob Lo moves in to challenge him for possession during the second half. Check out 20 more game photos here. Read, see and share your favorites on Facebook, Twitter and Linked-In.

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Holler Finishes 34th At Illinois Marathon

Urbana's Jordan Holler runs Illinois Marathon.
April 30, 2016 - Jordan Holler, from Urbana, IL, runs to a 34th place finish in his age group at the 2016 Illinois Marathon. He finished the race with a time of 3:59:28. More than 1,400 runners finished this year's annual race 26.2 mile race through the twin cities of Champaign-Urbana. Browse more than 600 other photos of runners braving the rainy conditions here. (Photo: PhotoNews/Clark Brooks)

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Who won the 2016 IHSA Class 1a boys basketball championship?

Best Look Magazine - LeRoy Basketball Championship Issue
32 pages, published 3/13/2016
Best Look Magzine - LeRoy Panther 2016 IHSA Class 1A Basketball Championship Commemorative Issue
The LeRoy Panthers took the championship game 38-35!


Monday, February 15, 2016

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Unity Falls To Spartans In Thrilling Overtime

Past the mid-season mark, eventual Class 2A state champions St. Joseph-Ogden faced Okaw Valley Conference rival Unity on the road at the Rocket Center. The Spartans used a 43-point fourth quarter comeback and an overtime to down the Rockets in a 76-67 thriller. Between them, Unity and SJO put 68 points in the final quarter of the game.

Junior Brandon Trimble led all scorers with 33 points, 26 of them dropping after the mid-game break. Jake Pence and teammate Aaron Schluter contributed double digits with 17 an 12 respectively. It was Schluter who hit a pair of clutch free throw in a packed gym of onlookers that sent the game into the extra session.

Trimble, a confident deadeye free throw sharpshooter, missed just three of his 19 shots from the line.

TJ Wheeler led Unity's offensive effort in the second half with 16 points on the way to a team-high 20. Skyler Shepherd added 14 points and Jared Shotten, who went 11-for-12 from free throw line, pitched in another 12 in the team's conference loss.

Here's a slideshow of all the photos from the game back on February 5, 2016.

01-08-16 SJO vs Unity - Images by Clark Brooks at PhotoNews Media

Click here to view the thumbnails and larger versions of each of the photos.