Author: Jennifer Beekman

Urbana Winter Sports Notebook

Photo | Dave Benham Senior Wyatt Scates is in the Hawks’ starting lineup and wrestling team captain.

Senior Rebounds From Injury to Bolster Defending State Champion Girls’ Track RLineup A year ago, Lydia Robling, who races everything from the 55-meter dash to the 800 run, was wrestling with doctors’ projections that she might never again be able…

Runner-Up Finish for Golf at States

Photo | Urbana Athletics Runner-ups at states, the Hawks finished a strong season that featured their 11th straight county tournament win, as well as conference and districts win for the 10th time in the past 11 years.

The defending Class 4A/3A state champion Hawks beat their team score from last fall’s season-ending tournament by 14 strokes, but ultimately tied for second place with Montgomery’s Thomas S. Wootton, behind 15th-time winner Winston Churchill. All four of Urbana’s golfers—sophomore…