Week 7 at the Journal Star

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Fieldcrest players rally in a huddle before the start of the game aginast Rockridge on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal game at Farmington High School. Fieldcrest defeated Rockridge 56-52.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Fieldcrest players rally in a huddle before the start of the game aginast Rockridge on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal game at Farmington High School. Fieldcrest defeated Rockridge 56-52.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Tremont players and head coach Troy Schmidt cheer in jubilation on Friday at the regional championship game aginst Midwest Central at Tremont High School. Tremont defeated Midwest Central 58-48.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Tremont players and head coach Troy Schmidt cheer in jubilation on Friday at the regional championship game aginst Midwest Central at Tremont High School. Tremont defeated Midwest Central 58-48.

 

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  The Morton girls basketball team and fans celebrate after defeating Limestone 49-41on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR The Morton girls basketball team and fans celebrate after defeating Limestone 49-41on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Fieldcrest senior Cole Klendworth (54) blocks Rockridge senior TJ Henry (12) from making a shot at the net on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal game at Farmington High School. Fieldcrest defeated Rockridge 56-52.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Fieldcrest senior Cole Klendworth (54) blocks Rockridge senior TJ Henry (12) from making a shot at the net on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal game at Farmington High School. Fieldcrest defeated Rockridge 56-52.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Tremont's Luke Wagenbach holds up a piece of the net to his mouth after defeating Midwest Central 58-48 on Friday at the regional championship game at Tremont High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Tremont’s Luke Wagenbach holds up a piece of the net to his mouth after defeating Midwest Central 58-48 on Friday at the regional championship game at Tremont High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Limestone's Marissa Boyer (4) shoots the ball to the net on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game against Morton at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Limestone’s Marissa Boyer (4) shoots the ball to the net on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game against Morton at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Chris Daughtry, lead singer of Daughtry, sings on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Chris Daughtry, lead singer of Daughtry, sings on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Morton's Ashley Gilles (15) hugs her father Mark after her team defeated Limestone 49-41on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Morton’s Ashley Gilles (15) hugs her father Mark after her team defeated Limestone 49-41on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  From left, Jaime Ruestman of Minonk gives Fieldcrest guard Brady Sanders (22) a high-five after his team defeated Rockridge 56-52 on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal at Farmington High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Jaime Ruestman of Minonk gives Fieldcrest guard Brady Sanders (22) a high-five after his team defeated Rockridge 56-52 on Thursday night in a class 2A sectional semifinal at Farmington High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Students with the Bradley University Symphonic Winds perform on Sunday at the John Philip Sousa Tribute concert at Dingeldine Music Center.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Students with the Bradley University Symphonic Winds perform on Sunday at the John Philip Sousa Tribute concert at Dingeldine Music Center.

 

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Pedestrians walk down Jefferson Street on Thursday night as snow begins to fall.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Pedestrians walk down Jefferson Street on Thursday night as snow begins to fall.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Chris Daughtry, lead singer of Daughtry, greets fans while performing on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Chris Daughtry, lead singer of Daughtry, greets fans while performing on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Hannah Miller, 5, helps her dad shovel snow in the yard of their home to make a snow fort on Tuesday on the 1100 block of East Fairoaks Avenue.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Hannah Miller, 5, helps her dad shovel snow in the yard of their home to make a snow fort on Tuesday on the 1100 block of East Fairoaks Avenue.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Tremont's Hunter Hoskinson (23) jumps up in the air in celebration with his team after defeating Midwest Central 58-48 on Friday in a regional championship game at Tremont High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Tremont’s Hunter Hoskinson (23) jumps up in the air in celebration with his team after defeating Midwest Central 58-48 on Friday in a regional championship game at Tremont High School.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Limestone's Baile Dunne (14) shows frustration after a call from the referee on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Limestone’s Baile Dunne (14) shows frustration after a call from the referee on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  3 Doors Down begin their set on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR 3 Doors Down begin their set on Tuesday night at the Peoria Civic Center. The concert featured music performances by Aranda, 3 Doors Down and Daughtry.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Richwoods head coach Heather Cassady comforts Maddie Pierce (33) near the end of the game on Monday during a 4A supersectional championship game at Shirk Center in Bloomington. Marion Catholic defeated Richwoods 56-37.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Richwoods head coach Heather Cassady comforts Maddie Pierce (33) near the end of the game on Monday during a 4A supersectional championship game at Shirk Center in Bloomington. Marion Catholic defeated Richwoods 56-37.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  LaDaisha Yates (4) of Richwoods attempts to drive the ball to the net as Marian Catholic's Megan Walsh (15) defends on Monday during a 4A supersectional championship game at Shirk Center in Bloomington. Marian Catholic defeated Richwoods 56-37.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR LaDaisha Yates (4) of Richwoods attempts to drive the ball to the net as Marian Catholic’s Megan Walsh (15) defends on Monday during a 4A supersectional championship game at Shirk Center in Bloomington. Marian Catholic defeated Richwoods 56-37.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Limestone's McKenna Weaver (5) looks for an open pass with Morton's Kate Byrne (10) defending on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Limestone’s McKenna Weaver (5) looks for an open pass with Morton’s Kate Byrne (10) defending on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR  Morton fans taunt Limestone's Krysten Wallace (11) on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Morton fans taunt Limestone’s Krysten Wallace (11) on Thursday in a Class 3A sectional championship game at Washington Community High School. Morton defeated Limestone 49-41.

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