News · This Week in Prairie Athletics (1/27)

Here are the latest news and notes from Prairie Athletics…

  • Three wrestlers won individual HHC Championships this past weekend at Clinton Central.  Seniors Jason Stevens (195 bls) and Mathew Schilling (220 lbs) defended their number one seeding and claimed their first HHC titles of their career. Junior Sean Patrick upset #1 seed Kolt Keller of CC by pinning him in the championship to earn his first HHC title. The Gophers will compete in the Frankfort Sectional this Saturday.
  • The Girls Basketball team wrapped up its second consecutive HHC title on Friday with a come from behind victory over Eastern on the road. With a win Friday night over CC, the Lady Gophers will clinch a second consecutive undefeated HHC season. The girls travel to Tipton on Thursday before hosting the Bulldogs on Friday on Senior Night in their final tune ups before Sectionals. Speaking of, the Lady Gophers drew Central Catholic in the Sectional opener on Tuesday at Sheridan with a 6:00pm start. The bracket looks like this…
    • 38. Sheridan (6)
      • G1: Clinton Prairie vs. Lafayette Central Catholic. Tues 6:00pm
      • G2: Sheridan vs. Seeger. Tues 7:30pm
      • G3: Rossville vs. Winner of G1. Fri 6:00pm
      • G4: Fountain Central vs. Winner of G2. Fri 7:30pm
      • Championship: Winner of G3 vs. Winner of G4. Sat  7:30pm
  • The Boys Basketball team also secured a tough HHC road win at Eastern on Friday night. The win allowed the Gophers to remain atop the HHC standings with a 5-0 record along with Rossville. The Gophers returned home Saturday night with an easy victory over Attica. This week the Gophers travel to McCutcheon on Tuesday night before hosting Clinton Central on Friday night at home.
  • Has your club, sport, or school activity signed up for the CP Athletic Booster Club Bowl-a-thon on Sunday, February 23 at  Arrowhead Bowl in Lafayette? See the Athletic Department or any booster club officer for more information. The first deadline to register for students is February 6th. After that date any adult group can sign up.