Nicole Hebel scored a second-half goal for the Genoa-Kingston girls soccer team as the Cogs beat Larkin, 1-0, at the St. Edward Tournament. Alyssa Edwards got the shutout in goal for the Cogs.
“We started out kind of slow today, but had a few chances to get on the board and didn’t finish,” G-K coach Randy Tate said. “Nicole hit a direct kick that looped over the keeper for the game-winner midway through the second half.”
The Cogs (8-4-1) lost the second game of the tournament to St. Edward, 5-0.
Hawks top LaMoille: Taylor Edwards went 2 for 2 with four RBIs for Hiawatha in a 15-3 win over LaMoille. The Hawks are 6-2 and 5-2 in the Little Ten Conference.
T’wolves fall: Serena beat Indian Creek, 13-8.
Foxes drop Barbs: Yorkville beat DeKalb, 5-4. The Barbs battled back with three runs in the seventh but the comeback wasn’t quite enough.
Morgan Newport was the losing pitcher for DeKalb (10-5, 1-2 Northern Illinois Big 12 East).
T’wolves fall: Kayla Kauffman went 3 for 3 with two home runs, a double and five RBIs in Indian Creek’s 10-6 loss to Serena. The Timberwolves are 4-7 and 3-6 in the LTC.
Barbs win: DeKalb defeated Streator, 3-2.
Barbs 11th, T’wolves 12th at Shabbona Lake: DeKalb finished 11th in the Shabbona Lake Sectional, with a total weight of 1 pound, 10 ounces. Indian Creek was 12th at 10 ounces.
BOYS TRACK AND FIELD
Royals’ McNanna tops 2 events: Hinckley-Big Rock’s Zach McNanna won both the 110-meter high hurdles (17.6) and 300 intermediate hurdles (44.8) at the eight-team Gordon Mool Invitational in Amboy. T.J. Gavin was the runner-up in the 110 hurdles (17.9) and 300 hurdles (47.5).
GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD
Royals third at Amboy: Hinckley-Big Rock’s Courtney Carls won the long jump (15-91/2) and triple jump (34-2) at the Gordon Mool Invitational in Amboy. H-BR took third as a team. The Royals’ 4x800 relay of Emily Clark, Madison Davies, Kristen Clark and Audrey Harrod set an H-BR record with a first-place time of 10:50.8. H-BR’s 4x400 relay of Davies, Hoffman, Clark and Harrod took first with a mark of 4:33.7.