IL Other News of the Week (Week of January 20, 2020)


Blue Tigers Earn McDonald’s All-American Nominations

Congratulations to Lincoln Blue Tiger seniors Amari Conn and Ajanee Bradley who were both nominated to the McDonald’s All-American High School Basketball Team. The two seniors have helped lead Lincoln to an 8-2 record. Conn, who is committed to TCU, recovered from a torn ACL suffered in last year’s state quarterfinals. (Photos by Jermaine Hamilton)

Central Wrestling Earn Accolades

Meanwhile, the Central Blue Eagles wrestling squad traveled to Winnetonka High School Saturday, January 18, 2020, and experienced some success in the Northland. Sophomore Terrion Canton won 1st place in his weight class, while junior Johnny Jimmerson took 2nd place in his weight class.

Don’t Forget To Check Out Our Swim Athletes

If you have yet to see the Interscho­lastic League Girls Swim teams in action, come out and pack the stands at Central High School on Tuesday, Janu­ary 28th to support a record number of girls competing this season. (Photos by Renee Smith)