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Vandalia Boil Order


The Vandalia Water Department has issued a boil order for 7th street from Orchard to Gochenour.  This boil order is not for any restaurants.

Storms, cooler temps on the way


Some changes in the weather are on the way.  Today we will again see sunny skies with a high today of 84.  But, overnight tonight, we will have a chance of showers and thunderstorms that will stay with us throughout the day and night on Thursday--and the National Weather Service says we have at some severe storms on Thursday afternoon and night.  After the storms move thru the

Fayette County Hospital soon to begin major renovation project


Some big improvements are on the way to Fayette County Hospital in the next year. Fayette County Hospital CEO Greg Starnes says one of the biggest improvements in a new renovation project will be moving the lab out of the basement.

 

And, Starnes says visitors to the hospital will notice the major changes to the entryway.

 

The project is set to get underway before the end
LOCAL SPORTS

SEB volleyball defeats Beecher City


St. Elmo-Brownstown defeats Beecher City
25-11, 25-13

Emily Bone - 7 kills
Gabi Moore - 4 kills
Elissa Baron - 3 kills
Katie Kroll - 9 assists

JV: SEB beat Beecher City 25-7, 25-4

SEB is 13-8 overall, 5-0 in EIC, 3-3 in NTC. Will play Windsor at home Thursday night

South Central baseball gets win


South Central baseball improved to 10-3 on the fall season with an 8 to 3 win over Webber Township.  Dylen Peters went all 7 innings on the mound to pick up the win and improve to 5-0 on the fall season.  Trent Geiler and Brett Harmeier each had two hits for SC, who will be back in action today at Odin.

Lady Vandals tennis picks up another win


The Vandals Girls tennis team continued their good play on Tuesday with a 7-2 victory over a young, Centralia team.  Hannah Blythe, Emma Meyer, Gabby Dossett, Nicole Wells, and Kiersten Dossett all won their singles matches.  Blythe/Meyer and Gabby and Kiersten Dossett were doubles winners, with the senior doubles team of Ulmer and Wells falling in 9-10 in a close tiebreaker to end

BSE falls in fall baseball action to Neoga


AT  Brownstown  -  Sept. 30

 

Neoga      4    1    0    2    0    3        10    14    0

BSE         0    0    0    0    0    0         0      3  

SEB volleyball gets win over Patoka


St. Elmo-Brownstown defeats Patoka
25-15, 25-20

Emily Bone - 9 kills
Elissa Baron - 8 kills
Gabi Moore - 6 kills
Sarah Maxey - 23 kills

JV: SEB beat Patoka 25-13, 25-11

SEB is 12-8 overall, 4-0 in EIC. Will play Beecher City tonight (Tuesday) at home

Vandals golfers take 4th at SCC meet, Zach Schaal is all conference


Vandals golfers take 4th as a team at the South Central Conference Tournament and Zach Schaal is an all conference golfer. The Vandals finish with a team score of 362, which was good for 4th place in the conference meet. Greenville took the top team spot, followed by Hillsboro and then Roxana. As for individuals, Zach Schaal shot an 83 at The Rail in Springfield on Monday's meet to finish 8th

Lady Vandals tennis gets win at Hillsboro


The Vandal Girls Tennis team traveled to Hillsboro Monday afternoon and came back with a 7-2 victory over the Toppers.  Hannah Blythe, Emma Meyer, Courtney Ulmer, Gabby and Kiersten Dossett all won their singles matches.  Blythe and Meyer along with the Dossett doubles team were victorious in their doubles matches.  In exhibition play, Cassidy Jones won in singles and Lexie

Vandals Freshman football team gets a win


Vandalia 38, Litchfield 0

 

Kolton Kaiser: 3 Rushing TD, over 100 yards rushing

Kelly Jones: 2 Rushing TD, over 100 yards rushing

James Taylor: 1 Rushing TD

Garrett McNary: interception

Vandals football stats from Week 5 win vs Litchfield




Rushing


Bobby Bradley 14 carries for 101 yards 2 TD’s


Collin Nestleroad 21 carries for 146 yards 2 TD’s


Bobby Moore 9 carries for 19 yards 1 TD


Marcus Zimmerman 1 carry for 4 yards


Dillan Tate 1 carry for 1 yard 1 TD


Total 46 carries for 271 yards


 


Passing


Nestleroad 4 for 9 101 yards 1 TD


Receiving


Zimmerman 3

Hannah Blythe takes 1st, Emma Meyer 4th at Centralia tournament


The Vandalia girls varsity tennis team traveled to Centralia Saturday for the Annies Invitational Tournament.  Centralia, Vandalia, East Richland (Olney), and Hillsboro competed in the event.  The Olney team won the overall competition with Vandalia's success in singles barely edging out Centralia for 2nd place.  Hannah Blythe came in first place in the singles

Vandals soccer falls at Carlinville on Saturday



Vandalia Vandals vs. Carlinville

L 0 - 9


Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 15

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of September 27th are Derek Childress of Mulberry Grove and Collin Nestleroad of Vandalia.   Childress threw back-to-back complete game shutouts at the EI Tournament.  Tuesday he went 5 innings giving up 4 hits and 2 walks while recording 6 strikeouts.Thursday, Childress went 7 innings giving up 7 hits and 3 walks and tallying 6

South Central Conference Week 5 scores


Vandals 50, Litchfield 48 2nd OT

Greenville 42, Roxana 34

Carlinville 55, Staunton 19

Hillsboro 49, Gillespie 38

Piasa SW 35, Pana 27

Vandals wins in 2nd OT


Collin Nestleroad rolled right on the 2 point conversion attempt, was in trouble, and found wide open field in front of him when he rolled back left to score the 2 point conversion and give the Vandals a 50 to 48 win in the 2nd OT over Litchfield.  The Vandals were in overtime after blowing a first half 30 to 8 lead and watching Litchfield roar back to tie it late in regulation at 36.

Vandals win in 2nd OT


Collin Nestleroad was able to reverse field and take a 2 point conversion in for the score in the 2nd OT, as the Vandals get a 50 to 48 win over Litchfield.  The Vandals blew a 30 to 8 first half lead but pick up the win in the 2nd OT.  The Vandals are now 3-2 on the season.

Vandals-Litchfield tied heading to OT


Vandals 36, Litchfield 36 heading to OT

Vandals lead at halftime


On Homecoming 2014 at Mark Greer Field, the Vandals lead Litchfield 30 to 20 at halftime.  Dillon Tate, Bobby Moore and Bobby Bradley have rushing TDs and Collin Nestleroad to Marcus Zimmerman for a 50 yard TD.

Vandals soccer falls to Altamont


Vandalia Vandals vs. Altamont

L 1 - 7

Goals: Austin Durbin
Assist: Nic Wollerman

Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 22

Vandals set to host Litchfield in homecoming game tonight


It is homecoming night tonight for the Vandals. The Vandals will host the Litchfield Purple Panthers tonight for homecoming night. Vandals Coach John Stout says homecoming week can be filled with a lot of distractions, but he says they have handled it pretty well this week.

 

The Vandals come into tonight's game at 2-2 on the season while Litchfield is 1-3. Game time is early

Mulberry Grove Wins EI Tournament Title




Derek Childress pitched his second consecutive complete game shutout in as many games as the Mulberry Grove Aces beat Brownstown/St. Elmo 10-0 in the championship game of the Egyptian-Illini Baseball tournament. Childress held the Bombers scoreless allowing seven hits in the game. Childress helping his cause offensively going 3-for-3 with a run scored and 3 RBI while Alex Goodin continued his

Lady Vandals volleyball beats Pana, SEB falls to Neoga




Lady Vandals beat Pana 25-15, 25-21


Kadi Metzger – 5 kills, 1 block


Jalea Paslay – 4 kills, 2 blocks


Madison Klanke – 4 kills


Johanna Walton – 3 kills


Jessica Sullens – 10 assists


Lady Vandals now 12-4. Will play Monday at Taylorville.


 


St. Elmo/Brownstown falls at Neoga 25-16, 15-25, 20-25


Emily Bone

South Central volleyball picks up win


South Central volleyball picked up a win on Thursday night, defeating North Clay, 25-18, 25-11.  Maria Brasel had 6 points, 5 kills and 7 assists in the win.

South Central baseball gets win


South Central baseball picks up a conference win, with a 9 to 8 win over Neoga.  Gavin Raterman got the win on the mound and Noah Powless got the final out to pick up the save.  Raterman was also 3 for 4 at the plate, Dylan Smith was 2 for 3 with 3 RBI in the game.  South Central is now 8-3 on the fall baseball season and 6-1 in the NTC.  They will play today at North

Egyptian Illini Tournament with 3rd place and championship tonight


The fall baseball season will wrap up for some area schools tonight, as the third place and championship games of the Egyptian Illini Tournament will be played at Deken Park in St. Elmo. The third place game will get underway at 4:15 pm with Patoka take on Beecher City-Cowden Herrick. And, the championship game will be at 7 pm tonight as Brownstown-St. Elmo will take on Mulberry Grove. We will

Vandals golf takes 3rd at home event


The Vandals golfers took 3rd place in a 3 team event on Tuesday at Vandalia Country Club.  The Vandals shot 180 as a team.  Richie Well had the low day for the Vandals at 42, with Zach Schaal shooting a 44 and Jake Bowen at 46.  Taylorville and Shelbyville tied for the top spot at 171.  The Vandals are now 7-18 on the season.  The Vandals golfers are at Ramsey today.

Vandals soccer falls at Gillespie


Vandalia Vandals @Gillespie

L 0 - 8


Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 8

Lady Vandals tennis falls to Roxana


The Vandals Girls Tennis team lost to Roxana at home Tuesday afternoon in a close match 4-5 same score as their previous meeting this year.  Hannah Blythe and Kiersten Dossett were winners in singles.  Nicole Wells had a nice comeback in singles, but came up short in a 3rd set tie breaker.  Blythe and Emma Meyer snuck in a close doubles victory as daylight faded and Kiersten

BSE, Mulberry Grove will meet in E-I tournament championship game




Pitching highlighted night two of the Egyptian-Illini Conference baseball tournament as Brownstown-St. Elmo and Mulberry Grove won the right to play for the championship on Thursday night. The first semifinal game featured a pitching duel between Patoka’s Joey Sturgeon and Brownstown-St. Elmo’s Noah Flowers. After three scoreless innings, Patoka’s Mark Herrin singles to

Lady Vandals volleyball wins, SEB falls




Vandalia picked up win number 11 on the season with a 25-23, 25-16 win over Litchfield Tuesday night. Kadi Metzger led the Lady Vandals with 5 kills, Johanna Walton had 4 kills, 2 blocks, Madison Klanke had 4 kills, Ali Sasse tallied 3 kills, Jalea Paslay had 3 kills, and 2 blocks and Jessica Sullens finished with 8 assists. The Lady Vandals are now 11-4 on the season and will be back in

Vandals golf third and 3 team meet at Hillsboro


The Vandals took third in a three team meet at Hillsboro Country Club on Monday.  As a team, the Vandals shot a 189.  Jake Bowen led the Vandals with a 45, Alec Schroeder shot a 47, Scotty Shulman a 48 and Zach Schaal a 49.  Alton Marquett won the event, shooting a 147 as a team and Hillsboro was second, shooting a 174.

Vandals JV football falls to Roxana


Roxana 22, Vandalia 14

 

Vandalia JV now 1-3 on the season. Freshmen play Thursday at home vs. Sullivan

Patoka beats Ramsey in extra innings in E-I tournament




A back and forth offensive battle ended with the winning run scoring on a passed ball in the opening game of the Egyptian-Illini Conference baseball tournament as Patoka beat Ramsey 9-8 Monday. Ramsey got on the board early taking a 2-1 first inning lead and tacking on another run in the 3rd on a solo home run by Brady Black. Patoka would then tie the game at 3-3 in the 4th and then take the

Lady Vandals tennis falls to Greenville at home


The Vandalia Girls Tennis Team lost to Greenville Monday afternoon at home, 3 -6.  Better showing for the Vandals than their earlier meeting of 1-8 at Greenville.  Hannah Blythe continues her undefeated singles record with a victory over Anya Thomas.  Kiersten Dossett at #6 singles came with up an outstanding 3 set, come from behind, victory against Greenville's Katie

Egyptian Illini baseball tournament begins today


The fall baseball season begins to come to a close today as the Egyptian Illini baseball tournament gets underway. Today will be number 4 seed Patoka taking on fifth seeded Ramsey. Today's game will be at 4:15 pm at Deken Park in St. Elmo, with the winner moving on to play top seed Brownstown-St. Elmo tomorrow afternoon. We will have the broadcast of today's game on WKRV, and also the

Lady Vandals volleyball takes 2nd at their own tournament





Vandalia defeats South Central 25-22, 25-20
Vandalia defeats EAWR 25-15, 25-20
Vandalia defeats Lebanon 25-12, 25-18
Vandalia falls to Carlyle 25-27, 25-12, 12-25 (loosing Freshman Katie Tarkington MH to season ending knee injury)

Kills:
Ally Sasse-11
Kadi Metzger- 16
Katie Tarkington- 26
Madison Klanke-14
Johanna Walton-6
Jalea Paslay-1


Blocks
Katie Tarkington-14
Kadi

Vandals soccer gets 2nd SCC win of the week


Vandalia Vandals @ Roxana

W 3 - 1

Goals: Craig Spearman, Dalton Waschle, Austin Durbin

Assists: Austin Durbin, Nic Wollerman


Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 11

Vandals Week 4 Stats


Vandals TDs
Collin Nestleroad 84 yard run
Nestleroad to Codie Jackson 10 yd TD pass
Nestleroad to Marcus Zimmerman 27 yd TD pass
Nestleroad to Codie Jackson 36 yd TD pass

Rushing

Nestleroad 11 carries, 142 yds, 1 TD
Bobby Bradley 7 carries, 21 yds
Blake Hankins 4 carries, 8 yds
Bobby Moore 1 carry, 2 yards

Passing

Nestleroad 15-23, 218 yards, 3 TDs, 1 INT

Receiving

Codie

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


The Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of September 20th is Collin Nestleroad.  Collin ran for one TD, and 84 yard run, and threw for 3 more TDs in the Vandals loss on Friday night at Roxana.

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SCC Week 4 scores


Roxana 39, Vandals 26

Greenville 49, Hillsboro 26

Carlinville 43, Pana 15

Staunton 35, Litchfield 0

Piasa SW 54, Gillespie 38
 

Vandals fall to Roxana


The Vandals had two turnovers among their first four plays from scrimmage and muffed a kickoff return and they could never recover from that start, as they fall at Roxana to the Shells, 39 to 26.  The Vandals spotted Roxana an early 18 point lead and actually trailed at one point in the first half, 25 to 0.  The Vandals were able to get the offense going from that point on, but could

Vandals fall to Roxana, 39 to 26


The Vandals fell behind 25 to 0 at one time in the first half and never could recover, as they fall at Roxana, 39 to 26.  The Vandals fall to 2-2 on the season.  They will be at home for Homecoming this coming Friday night versus Litchfield.

Vandals trail at halftime


Roxana 25, Vandals 6 Halftime

21st Annual Vandalia Volleyball Tournament Set for Saturday


21st Annual Vandalia Volleyball Tournament
September 20, 2014
 
Pool A(High School)                          Pool B(Jr.

Ramsey 1st, Vandals third in golf outing at Vandalia Country Club


Ramsey took first, while the Vandals were third in an event Thursday at Vandalia Country Club.  Ramsey shot a 168 as a team to take first, beating Litchfield by 5 shots.  Michael Lay of Ramsey was the medalist for the round, shooting a 38.  The Vandals shot 182 as a team, with Scotty Shulman at 44, Jake Bowen at 45 and Alec Schroeder at 46 leading the Vandals.

Vandals soccer falls to CORL


Vandalia Vandals vs. Centralia Christ Our Rock Lutheran

L 1 - 3

Goals: Dalton Waschle

Assists: Austin Durbin


Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 12

Vandals head on road to take on Shells


The Vandals will head back on the road tonight as they will head to Roxana to take on the Shells. Roxana has been a strong offensive team thru the first three weeks of the season, racking up better than 120 points on the year thru the first 3 weeks. Vandals Coach John Stout says they will have to work to find a way to slow them down tonight.

 

Both teams come into the game tonight at

Lady Vandals volleyball defeats Hillsbor, now gets ready to host tournament


After a week off, the Lady Vandals pick up their second win in a row with a 25-14, 25-18 win on the road at Hillsboro. After a couple lead changes to start the first set, the Lady Vandals took the lead 4-3 and would hold that lead as they worked to the first set win. After trading the lead several times to start the second set of the match, Vandalia would get a side out to tie the game at 14-14

Lady Vandals tennis picks up clean sweep win over EAWR


The Vandalia Girls Tennis team swept East Alton/Wood River 9-0 in a match Thursday afternoon at home.  Hannah Blythe, Emma Meyer, Courtney Ulmer, Gabby Dossett, NIcole Wells, and Kiersten Dossett were all singles winners in two sets.  Blythe and Meyer sat out of the doubles competition to let the doubles team of Cassidy Jones and Connie Hans pick their first varsity win at the third

BSE gets fall baseball win over Patoka


BSE         2    0    2    1   (9)        14    12   1

Patoka     0    0    0    0    0          0     2    9

 

WP:  Drake Hall (4-1)  5 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 8 K, 0 BB

LP:  Herrin  5

South Central gets volleyball wins, Ramsey falls to MG


South Central defeated Dieterich, 25-18, 25-21.  Emily Chapman had 12 points, 5 aces, 10 assists.  Maria Brasel had 8 points, 2 aces, 6 killes and 5 assists.  South Central is now 4-5 overall and 3-2 in the NTC.  They will play on Saturday at the Vandalia tournament.

Ramsey volleyball in 3 to Mulberry Grove, 19-25, 25-22, 15-25.  Abbi Cunningham had 5 kills and Alexa

BSE Jr. High Baseball Wins in 2A Regionals Opening Round


The Brownstown/St. Elmo Jr. High baseball team has moved on to the semifinals of the Teutopolis Class 2A Regional. The fourth-seeded Bombers got a 13-3 win over fifth-seeded Neoga on Monday. Nate Philpot got the win on the mound for BSE who will now play number one seed and host T-Town on Saturday at 10a.m. in the regional's first semifinal. The winner of that game will move on to the

Vandals golfers take 2nd at Hillsboro-Richie Well medalist for the round


Vandals golfers took second place in a 3 team event on Tuesday at Hillsboro Country Club.  The Vandals shot a 177 as a team, which was 5 shots back of Hillsboro but well ahead of Mt. Olive.  Richie Well shot a 41 for the Vandals, to tie as the low score for the day.  Jake Bowen and Scotty Shulman both shot a 45 and Zack Schaal shot a 46 for the Vandals.

Vandals soccer falls to Hillsboro


Vandalia Vandals vs. Hillsboro

L 3 - 0


Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 10

Enloe No Hits Ramsey in Mulberry Grove 16-0 Win




Mulberry Grove pitcher Dawson Enloe pitched a five inning no-hitter as the Mulberry Grove Aces got a 16-0 Egyptian Illini Conference win over Ramsey on Tuesday. Enloe allowed seven base runners in the game on five walks and two hit batters but was able to get two runners out at second and strand the other five to keep up the no-hit bid. Offensively, the Aces had 15 hits with Alex Goodin going

Lady Vandals tennis wins


The Vandal Girls Tennis Team took on Effingham at home Tuesday afternoon and won 6-3.  The teams split the singles matches with Vandal victories by Hannah Blythe, Nicole Wells and Kiersten Dossett.  Vandalia swept the doubles with wins by doubles teams Blythe and Meyer, Courtney Ulmer and Nicole Wells, and Kiersten and Gabby Dossett.  Cassidy Jones and Connie Hans won their

T-Town defeats South Central in fall baseball action


STHC 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 5 11 2

TPLS 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 6 6 3

BATTING

South Centr… AB R H RBI BB SO LOB

G Raterman 4 1 0 0 0 2 5

T Geiler 3 0 0 0 0 2 3

D Smith 4 2 3 0 0 0 0

N Powless 4 2 2 2 0 1 1

T Markley 3 0 0 0 0 2 3

D Peters 3 0 1 2 1 1 0

J Wilkins 4 0 2 0 0 1 1

D Hill 3 0 2 0 1 0 2

B Harmeier 3 0 1 0 1 1 4

Totals 31 5 11 4 3 10 19

Teutopolis AB R H RBI

BSE fall baseball falls to Altamont


AT Bob Page Field in Brownstown  -  Sept. 16

 

Altamont    0    0    0    8    0    2    0        10    10    3

BSE            0    0    0    1    0    0    0  

Vandals golfers fall to Greenville and Breese Central


The Vandals golfers fell to both Greenvile and Breese Central at an event on Monday at Greenville Country Club.  As a team, the Vandals shot a 195.  Zach Schaal shot a 45 and Jake Bowen shot a 46.  Greenville led the way, shooting a 165 and Breese Central was second at 191.

Vandals soccer gets first win of the season


andalia Vandals vs. Litchfield

W 2 - 1

Goals: Austin Durbin, Dalton Waschle

Assists: Craig Spearman, Austin Durbin

Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 12

 

SEB defeats Ramsey in volleyball action




St. Elmo/Brownstown volleyball stayed unbeaten in Egyptian-Illini conference play with a 25-14, 25-10 win over Ramsey. The Eagles took early control in game one of the match getting out to a 6-0 lead before Ramsey got on the board. The Rams would get within two points but could not take a lead as SEB pulled away for the win. In game two, SEB again got out to a quick lead, 13-2, but Ramsey was

Vandals JV football rolls to win


Vandalia 50, Staunton 8


 

Marcus Zimmerman: 2 rushing TD

Preston Ruckman: Punt Return TD

Cody Phillips:  INT return TD

Matt Nash: fumble return TD

Kelly Jones: Rushing TD

 

BSE Baseball Game Canceled Today


The Brownstown/St. Elmo high school boys baseball game today versus Webber Township has been canceled.

Lady Vandals tennis has strong showing at doubles tournament


The Vandal Girls Tennis team traveled to Greenville Saturday for a doubles tournament.  This tournament is usually hosted by Highland, but due to the teachers' strike was moved to Greenville and limited to 4 teams, Vandalia, Greenville, Hillsboro and Centralia.  The number 1 doubles team of Hannah Blythe and Emma Meyers won 2 matches out of three matches, barely losing to Greenville

Vandals stats Week 3


Rushing
Bobby Bradley 31 carries, 193 yards, 1 TD
Collin Nestleroad 15 carries, 92 yards, 1 TD
Blake Hankins 8 carries, 23 yards
Bobby Moore 4 carries, 10 yards 1 TD

Passing---Nestleroad 3 for 9 38 yards
Receiving
Codie Jackson 1 catch, 10 yards
Bobby Bradley 1 catch, 14 yards
Marcus Durbin 1 catch, 14 yards
 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of September 13th are Austin Durbin and Blake Torbeck.  In the Vandals 2-2 tie on Tuesday, Austin Durbin had two goals and Blake Torbeck came up with 5 saves in goal--as the Vandals got the tie.
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SCC Week 3 scores


Vandals 20, Staunton 6

Piasa SW 28, Litchfield 14

Roxana 47, Hillsboro 25

Greenville 38, Carlinville 24

Pana 41, Gillespie 28
 

Vandals get win at Staunton


The Vandals added two fourth quarter touchdowns on their way to a 20 to 6 win over Staunton on Friday night.  Collin Nestleroad, Bobby Bradley and Bobby Moore got the TDs for the Vandals, who improve to 2-1 on the season.  The Vandals will be at Roxana this coming Friday night.

Vandalia-Staunton Live Updates Not Available Tonight


Due to technological issues at Staunton, live updates from the Vandalia-Staunton football game tonight will not be available via the WPMB-WKRV website or the TextCaster text messaging system. To get all of the live game action, tune into 107.1FM or stream it online via this website or listen on your smartphone with the iGo radio app!

Ramsey Volleyball Gets First Win, SEB Falls at Home


St. Elmo/Brownstown volleyball suffered their first NTC Conference loss as they fall at home to T-Town 25-15, 21-25, 19-25. Sarah Maxey had 15 assists and 7 aces for SEB while Emily Bone and Erica Behl had 5 kills apiece. Elissa baron and Gabi Moore added 3 kills each while Katie Kroll had 2 kills.

St. Elmo/Brownstown is now 7-3 on the season and 2-1 in the NTC.


Ramsey volleyball picked

Lady Vandals Volleyball Get SCC Win Over Southwestern


The Lady Vandals defeated Piasa Southwestern on the road 25-9, 25-9 on Thursday evening. Kadi Metzger had 9 kills,  1 block, 3 assists, Jessica Sullens had 17 service points and 4 aces, Ally Sasse had 3 kills 2 aces and Johanna Walton had 3 kills. The Lady Vandals are now 6-3 on the season and 3-1 in the South Central Conference.

 

 

The JV lost in 3 games.

Lady Vandals Tennis Beats Hillsboro 8-1


The Lady Vandals tennis team picked up an 8-1 victory at home over Hillsboro on Thursday. In singles action, all six Lady Vandals were victorious. Hannah Blythe defeated Devon King 6-0, 6-0. Emma Meyer beat Hannah Anderson 6-4, 6-0. Courtney Ulmer was a 6-1, 6-7, 10-4 winner over Anna Talley. Gabby Dossett beat Allie Reeves 6-1, 6-7, 10-8. Nicole Wells defeated Maddy Powell 6-1, 4-6, 10-8 and

Vandals Soccer Plays to a 2-2 Draw


The Vandal soccer team walked away from their Tuesday matchup with Christ Our Rock Lutheran with a 2-2 draw. Austin Durbin scored both of the Vanda'ls goals while Craig Spearman had an assist. Blake Torbeck recorded 5 saves in goal.

Vandal Golfers Fall at Effingham


The Vandals golfers fall to Effingham High School in a dual team match Tuesday. Vandalia tallied a score of 196 while Effingham golfers shot a 147. Medalist for the event was Jackson Wendling of Effingham with a 31. Scoring for the Vandals: Zack Schaal - 42, Scotty Shulman - 47, Richie Well - 48, Alec Schroeder - 49, Jake Bowen - 50 and Nathaniel Weaver - 57.

St. Elmo/Brownstown Volleyball Wins on Road, Lady Vandals Fall at Home


St. Elmo/Brownstown volleyball remained unbeaten in conference play, defeating Cowden-Herrick 25-11, 25-19 Tuesday night. Gabi Moore and Erica Behl each had 6 kills, Emily Bone added 3 kills and an ace, Elissa Baron had 3 kills and a block and Sarah Maxey tallied 16 assists. St. Elmo/Brownstown is now 7-2 on the season and 2-0 in both the NTC and EIC. They will be back in action Thursday night at

South Central Remains Unbeaten, Defeats BSE


South Central baseball remained unbeaten on the season downing Brownstown/St. Elmo 12-2 Tuesday evening. Dylan Peters got the win for South Central while Landon Feezel was charged with the loss for BSE. Noah Powless was 4-for-4 at the plate with a home run for South Central while Drake Hall was 2-for-2 for the Bombers. Brownstown/St. Elmo is now 3-4 on the season, 2-2 in the NTC and will be back

Vandals golfers falls to Pana, Zach Schaal medalist for round


The Vandals golfers fell to Pana in action at Oak Terrace Golf Course on Monday, but the Vandals' Zach Schaal had a solid day.  Zach tied Kody Bland of Pana for the medalist for the round, shooting a 43.  For the Vandals, Jake Bowen had the next best round at 44 and the Vandals shot a 200 as a team.  The Vandals golfers are at Effingham today.

Lady Vandals tennis falls at home to T-Town


The Vandal Girls Tennis Team dropped their home opener Monday afternoon against Teutopolis, losing 2-7.  Hannah Blythe was the only singles winner against a tough lefty Kaitlyn Dieters.  Emma Meyer staged a nice second set comeback only to lose a tight 3rd set tie break.  Hannah and Emma won their number one doubles match 10-3 against Christa Schwinke and Audra Breer. 

Vandals fall to Carlinville


In a game delayed on Friday night because of weather, the Carlinville Cavaliers kept pouring it on offensively and win it, 57 to 22.  Carlinville led 50 to 8 at halftime.  The Vandals fall to 1-1 on the season.  They will play their first road game of the year Friday night as they will travel to Staunton.

Vandals trail in 3rd quarter


Carlinville 57, Vandals 8 in the 3rd quarter

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of September 6th is Hannah Blythe of Vandalia High School.  Hannah has gotten off to a very strong start to the tennis season.  On Thursday, Hannah was a winner, 6-2, 6-0, in her singles match.  And, Hannah and Emma Meyer won their doubles match, 10 to 2, as the Vandals lost a close match with Shelbyville, 5 to 4.

Our Athlete of the

Vandals football resumes game at 10 am Saturday morning, all SCC games going tod


The Vandals and Carlinville will try again this morning to finish up what they started last night.  Last night's game was delayed after visible lightning, and then the delay continued as the strong thunderstorm moved thru over the next couple of hours.  The game will resume at 10 am this morning.  The game will resume with 11:32 remaining in the second quarter and Carlinville

Vandals football delayed until Saturday morning at 10 am


Vandals football will resume at 10 am Saturday morning.  The game will resume with Carlinville leading the Vandals, 28 to 8, at 11:32 remaining in the 2nd quarter.  We will resume our broadcast at 10 am Saturday morning on 107.1 FM and available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com

Vandals soccer falls to Effingham


Vandalia Vandals vs. Effingham

L 0 - 6



Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 15

Lady Vandals lose tight match to Shelbyville


Girls had a tough 4-5 loss at Shelbyville Thursday on a hot day and long meet that lasted from 4 to 9:30.  Hannah Blythe and Emma Meyer were easy winners in the singles.  Courtney Ulmer was back on the singles court and almost came back to take her match to a 3rd set, but came up short in a second set tie breaker.  Kiersten Dossett went all the way with a 3 set tie break loss

South Central baseball wins, moves to 4-0


South Central baseball is now 4-0 on the fall season, after their 10 to 0 win over BCCH.  Noah Powless went all 7 innings allowing just one hit, one walk and striking out 12 to get the win.  Trent Geiler had two hits and 4 RBI, Dylan Smith was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI and Gavin Ratermann had two hits.  South Central is now 4-0 on the season and 3-0 in NTC play.

BSE baseball falls to St. Anthony


BSE               0    0    0    0    0        0    3    3


St. Anthony   0    3    3    2    2       10  12   1




 



BSE:



Malachi Maxey - 1 for 2



Noah Flowers - 1 for

Vandals football hosts Carlinville tonight


The Vandals are back at home tonight, trying to start the season 2-0. But, they will have their work cut out for them tonight, as they will host the Carlinville Cavaliers. Vandals Coach John Stout says the Cavaliers have a lot of experience, especially on the offensive side of the ball.

 

Both teams are 1-0—with the Vandals coming off their win over Gillespie while Carlinville

Patton Makes Major League Debut




South Central High School grad Spencer Patton didn’t have to wait long to make his Major League debut as he saw action in last night’s game, which was just his first in a Texas Rangers uniform since being called up Monday. With Texas trailing the Seattle Mariners 9-1, Patton entered the game in the top of the 4th inning with a runner on first and was able to induce a fly out and a

Lady Vandals volleyball gets win on the road




The Lady Vandals are 2-0 in the South Central Conference after getting a 25-11, 25-21 win over Roxana Thursday night. For the Lady Vandals, Ali Sasse had 5 kills and a block, Johanna Walton tallied 5 kills and 2 blocks, Katie Tarkington had 3 kills, Jessica Sullens added 5 aces and 7 assists while Madison Click and Kaydie Metzger each tallied three assists in the match. The Lady Vandals are

SEB volleyball beats South Central, stays unbeaten on the season




St. Elmo-Brownstown stayed unbeaten on the season as they defeated South Central 25-19, 25-23 in volleyball action Thursday. For St. Elmo-Brownstown, Gabi Moore had 12 kills, Erica Behl had 3 kills and 2 blocks and Sarah Maxey tallied 15 assists and 2 aces. St. Elmo-Brownstown is now 3-0 on the season and will back in action Saturday at the Mattoon Tournament. South Central falls to 0-2 and

MG Jr High softball defeats SEB


Mulberry Grove travelled to St Elmo


 



WP: Dolthager



LP: Oberlink




 



                                             R  H   E



MG    2   0   0   0   0   3   3   8   7

BSE gets shutout win over Mulberry Grove




Brownstown-St. Elmo senior Drake Hall pitched a complete game shutout as the Bombers pull out a 1-0 win over Mulberry Grove. The Bombers threatened early in the game drawing two walks and putting a third man on base with a single before Mulberry Grove pitcher Derek Childress was able to get out of the jam getting a pop fly out and two strikeouts to end the inning. Hall and Childress would

BSE Jr high baseball schedule change


BSE-Altamont Junior High School baseball is being moved to Gilbert Park in Altamont, starting at 4:15 pm today.

Vandals soccer falls in close on to Piasa SW


Vandals soccer lost a close one on Tuesday to Piasa Southwestern, 2 to 1.  Austin Durbin had the goal for the Vandals and Blake Torbeck had 7 saves in goal for the Vandals, who fall to 0-2 on the season.  The Vandals will be back in action on Thursday versus Effingham.

Lady Vandals volleyball wins home opener




The Lady Vandals evened their record to 1-1 after winning their home opener over Staunton 25-12, 25-22. After trading points with the Bulldogs to start that first game, the Vandals broke a 4-4 tie and would maintain control of the lead on their way to the first set win. After again trading points with Staunton to start the second game, the Vandals fell behind 14-10 before battling to a 17-17

SEB volleyball now 2-0 on year with win


SEB beat Christ Our Rock Lutheran 25-15, 25-27, 25-21

Gabi Moore - 8 kills, 3 aces
Emily Bone - 4 kills, 4 aces
Katie Kroll - 6 kills
Sarah Maxey - 16 assists

SEB is now 2-0 (1-0 EIC)

Next: Thursday @ South Central, Saturday @ Mattoon Tournament

Vandalia Fr-Soph football falls in close one to Greenville


Greenville 42-36 over Vandalia.

Zimmerman: 3 touchdowns, 200 all-purpose yards
Chandler Boyd: 75 yds rushing, TD
Nathan Casey: 190 yds passing, 2 pass TD
 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of August 30th are Collin Nestleroad and Bobby Bradley.  The Vandals scored four TDs in their season opening win on Friday night, and Collin (20 yd TD run and 44 TD pass) and Bobby (3 yd TD run and 5 yd TD run) were involved on all the scores in the Vandals 30 to 6 win over Gillespie.

Your Athlete of the Week brought to you each week by Pro

Week one Scores from South Central Conference


Vandals 30, Gillespie 6

Greenville 56, Litchfield 28

Hillsboro 20, Piasa SW 14

Carlinville 64, Roxana 40

Pana 23, Staunton 7
 

Vandals scoring breakdown from Week One


With :56 to go in the 1st quarter, Collin Nestleroad connected with Marcus Zimmerman for a 44 yard TD pass.  The 2 point conversion was good.  At that point, Vandals lead 8 to 6.

With 2:08 remaining in the 2nd quarter, Bobby Bradley scored on a 3 yard TD run.  The 2 point conversion attempt was no good.  At this point in the game, the Vandals lead 14 to 6. 

With

Vandals football opens season with win


The Vandals open their 2014 football season with a win on Friday, defeating the Gillespie Miners, 30 to 6, at Mark Greer Field.  The Vandals forced 4 Gillespie turnovers in the second half, and tacked on two fourth quarter scores to secure the victory.  The Vandals are 1-0 on the season and will host Carlinville next Friday night.

Vandals golfers take three team event at home


The Vandals golfers took the top spot in a three team event on Thursday at Vandalia Country Club.  The Vandals shot at 180 as a team, finishing three shots ahead of Ramsey who took second place.  Altamont shot a 194 as a team to take third.  Ramsey's Brady Reiss and Michael Lay both shot a 40 to take the medalist spot for the day.  For the Vandals, Jake Bowen shot a 42 and

Vandals soccer falls in season opener to Pana


Vandalia Vandals @ Pana

L  2 - 6

Goals: Austin Durbin, Craig Spearman

Assist; Craig Spearman

Keeper Saves: Blake Torbeck - 17

Lady Vandals tennis falls to Greenville


Vandals girls tennis team fell 1-8 to Greenville Thursday.  The only win was a singles victory by Hannah Blythe.  Emma Meyer staged a second set comeback but a little too late while Gabby Dossett lost a squeaker in a 3rd set super tie break 7--10.   Greenville played an all senior varsity squad.

BSE baseball falls to North Clay


AT Louisville  -  Aug. 28

 

BSE             0    1    0    0    2    0    0        3    4    5

North Clay   4    2    0    1    2    1    x       10

Vandals open football season at home tonight


High School football season begins tonight. And, the Vandals will open the season at home. The Vandals will host the Gillespie Miners to open their season tonight. One quick glance at the Vandals starters for tonight shows a lot of returning experience. And, Vandals Coach John Stout says that is certainly a big change from this time last year.

 

The Vandals lost an ugly one on the road

SEB defeats Lady Vandals in volleyball opener for both teams




In the season opener for both teams, St. Elmo-Brownstown defeated Vandalia in 3 sets 17-25, 26-24, 25-19. After the first set of the match in which the Vandals held control throughout the game, the Eagles held throughout most of the second set allowing the Vandals to tie the score three times before pulling out the win. After Vandalia scored to start the third set, the Eagles again took the

SC HS Grad Spencer Patton looks to get Sept 1 call up to the big leagues




According to comments made by Texas Rangers General Manager Jon Daniels that were a part of a Fort Worth Star-Telegram article published on Monday, South Central High School grad Spencer Patton could be getting his call up to the Texas Rangers soon. Patton, currently serving as a reliever for Triple-A Round Rock Express, is sporting a 0.69 ERA since joining Round Rock with a 1-1 record and 3

South Central shuts out Patoka in fall baseball action




Noah Powless pitched four innings of shutout ball and Gavin Ratermann followed up with two scoreless innings of his own as South Central defeated Patoka 10-0 in baseball action Wednesday. South Central got on the board in the first with a sacrifice fly from Dylan Smith scoring Ratermann immediately followed by a solo home run from Powless. The Cougars added five more runs in second and one

BSE baseball goes extra innings for win in fall opener


AT  Dieterich  -  Aug. 26

 

12 innings

BSE           2    0    0    0    0    0    0    0    0    0    0    1        3    5    4

Dieterich    0    0    0

SEB Jr High Softball falls to Altamont


SEB travelled to Altamont

 

WP Mette

LP Oberlink

 

SEB 0   1   1   0   0   0   x    2   5   10

ALT  2   0   1   1   4   4   x   12  7    2

 

SEB Maxey 2B, 2-1B,

South Central begins fall baseball season with win


The South Central Cougars got their fall baseball season off to a solid start, as they picked up a 2 to 1 win over Altamont in their season opener.  Dylen Peters went all 7 innings on the mound, allowing an unearned run and just 3 hits to pick up the win.  Dylan Smith was 2 for 3 with a 2 run HR in the 6th inning.  South Central is now 1-0 and they will host Patoka on Wednesday.

Vandals golfers take 3rd at 6 team event


The Vandals golfers had a stronger showing in their event on Wednesday, taking 3rd at a 6 team event at Timberlakes Golf Course.  The Vandals shot a 184 as a team--with Scotty Shulman and Zack Schaal each leading the Vandals with a 44 and Jake Bowen shot a 45.  Alton Marquette won the event.  The Vandals are back in action today for an event at Governor's Run Golf Course in

Vandals golfers take 8th at season opening event


The Vandals golfers took 8th place at their opening event of the season.  The Vandals were part of "The Battle for the Hickory Stick" at Belk Park Golf Course Monday.  The Vandals shot a 373 as a team to take 8th place, with Alton Marquette winning the event shooting a 322.  For the Vandals, Richie Well shot an 85, Zach Schaal and Jake Bowen each shot 96 for the

SEB Jr High softball falls in second game of season


NTJHC action Windsor/Stew-Stras at St Elmo/Brownstown

 

WP: Megan Schlechte

LP: Natalie Oberlink

                                            R  

Vandals athletic Hall of Fame will add four individuals, one team this year


The Vandal Athletic Hall of Fame for 2014 will include four individuals and one team being inducted next month. The Hall of Fame Committee has elected individuals Mike Hayner, Dennis Whitten, Gary Plum and Jeff Mefford, along with the 2009 Lady Vandals basketball team. The new Hall of Famers will be inducted the night of the Vandals homecoming football game on September 26th.

SEB defeated Ramsey in JH softball opener for both teams


WP: Natalie Oberlink

LP: Banal

                                              R   H   E

Ram.  1   0   2   1   2   1   0    7   4   0

SEB.  2   1   4   4   0   1   X

Vandals football gets practice started, ahead of last year in preparation


The High School football season officially got underway yesterday with the first day of practice. The Vandals held their first practice yesterday morning, just wrapping up before the rains set in for the morning. Vandals Coach John Stout says it was a good first practice. And, he says they also had a good summer of preparation.

 

This time a year ago the Vandals were not bringing back

South Central HS sports starting practice


South Central High School will get their sports season practices started this week. For baseball, practice will begin on Wednesday at Lion's Field in Kinmundy with Freshmen and new players starting at 3:30 pm and returning players at 4:30 pm. Volleyball practice begins on Thursday from 8 am to 11 am in the SCHS gym. You will need outdoor shoes and indoor volleyball items. Players must have

Vandals have good first practice


The High School football season officially got underway for the Vandals this morning. Today is the first day for official practice. Vandals Coach John Stout says the weather was good to start, and they beat the rain drops.

 

Coach Stout says the Vandals have 67 players out for football this year. The Vandals will start their season on August 29th versus Gillespie. We'll hear more

Vandals football starting practice today


The Vandals football season is officially underway today. Today is the first day to begin high school football practice and the Vandals started at 6 am this morning. The Vandals are coming off a 1-8 season a year ago, but do return several major contributors from last season. The Vandals will open the football season at home on August 29th, when they will host the Gillespie Miners.

Vandalia Mens slow pitch softball league's All Star games Monday


Vandalia slow pitch softball league's All Star Games start at 6:30 PM on Monday, August 4th, best 2 out of 3.  Teams will be based on Murray/Thompson vs Atwood/Montgomery.  Matthews splits his players between the 2 teams.  Food (players, news media and their families) serves at 6 PM.......  Pulled pork, beans, chips, and drinks (water/Gatorade/soda).

Final standings for Vandalia mens slow pitch softball league









7/30/2014 Standings
 
 
 


 
 
 
 


Team
Wins
Lost
 


Roger Clark Welding/Murray
13
7
 


BCH Detailing/Atwood
13
7
 


Copper Penny/Matthews
10
10
 


Montgomery

Post 95 Eliminated from Tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball has been eliminated from the 5th division tournament after falling to Herrin 6-2 on Wednesday afternoon. Post 95 got out to a 2-0 first inning lead before Herrin tied the game in the 5th inning. Herrin scored twice in the 5th and another two in the 7th to put the game away. Post 95 is now 32-10.
 

Senior Legion falls in first game of division tournament


The Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion team faces elimination today in the 5th division Senior Legion tournament. Post 95 lost in their first game of the tournament Tuesday afternoon, falling to Fairview Heights-Swansea, 20 to 3. Post 95 Senior Legion is now 32-9 on the season and they will play at 1:30 pm today with Jacob Behrends expected to get the start today.

Post 95 Senior Legion wins District Tournament, on to Division tourney


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion continues on with their season.  On Friday night, Post 95 defeated Olney, 13 to 3, to win their District tournament.  Post 95 is now 30-8 on the season.  They move on to the 5th division Senior Legion Tournament in New Baden, where they will play on Tuesday afternoon at 3:30 pm, when they will take on the winner of a game on Monday between Murphysboro

Post 95 Senior Legion wins, play for District title tonight


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball was a winner at Robinson on Thursday evening, defeating Olney, 14 to 2.  Post 95 is now 29-8 on the season.  They will play Olney again tonight at Robinson, with tonight's game deciding the District Championship.

Eventful day for South Central HS grad Spencer Patton


It was a very busy day for South Central High School graduate Spencer Patton on Wednesday.  For starters, Patton was a member of the Triple A All Star team and appeared in last night's game and struck out the only hitter he faced.  The interesting thing is it he did it wearing an Omaha Storm Chasers jersey for the final time.  Earlier Wednesday, Patton was traded from the

Post 95 Senior legion gets 2 wins at District tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion picked up two wins on Wednesday night. In game one at the district tournament on Wednesday at Robinson, Post 95 Senior Legion defeated Robinson, 13 to 6. Connor Beasley was 3 for 4 with a home run in the game. In the second game, Post 95 got an 8 to 4 win over T-Town. Jacob Behrends got the win on the mound and Noah Powless and Connor Beasley both homered in the

Lady Vandals summer softball gets first win of summer


Game 1:

Alumni 14

Lady Vandals 4

Lady Vandals were down 3-2 after 1 inning and 6-4 after 3 innings before giving up 8 runs in the final inning

Lady Vandals:

Karlie Bright 1-3, R

Lindsey Dagen 1-2, R

Molly Kern 1-1, 2B, RBI

Game 2:

Alumni 6

Lady Vandals 7​
 


 

The Lady Vandals walked off with a 4 run 5th inning (the final inning) to earn their

Post 95 SR Legion falls in first game of District Tourney, back in action Tuesda


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion will look to try and stay alive in their district tournament on Tuesday.  After being rained out on Saturday, Post 95 lost on Sunday night to T-Town, 6 to 4.  Post 95 is now 26-8 on the season.  They will need a win on Tuesday, when they play at Robinson at 4 pm.

Post 95 Senior Legion begins play in District Tournament Saturday


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion is the top seed for the District tournament this weekend in Robinson.  Post 95 is the top seed, followed by Effingham, Olney, T-Town and Robinson.  Post 95 will play on Saturday in the tournament.  Post 95 Senior Legion is 26-7 overall on the season, coming off winning the Robinson Tournament this past weekend.

Post 95 SR Legion wins Robinson Tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion won the Robinson Tournament.  In the semi-finals, Post 95 rallied late and defeated T-Town, 5 to 4, winning on a walk off RBI hit by Connor Beasley.  In the championship game, Connor Beasley threw a shutout as they defeated Tennessee, 4 to 0, to win the title.  Post 95 Senior Legion is now 26-7 on the season.

Post 95 Sr Legion goes 4-0 in pool play at Robinson Tourney, continues today


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion picked up two more wins on Friday at the Robinson Tournament.  Post 95 defeated Tennessee, 7 to 6, in a wild first game on Friday.  And, then beat Greene County, Indiana, 11 to 1, in their second game of the day.  Post 95 went 4-0 in pool play in the tourney.  They are the top seed heading into the final day today, and will play in the

Post 95 Sr Legion opens Robinson Tournament with 2 wins


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball started off the Robinson Tournament with two wins on Thursday night.  Post 95 got an 18 to 2 win over T-Town and then defeated Robinson, 8 to 4, in the second game.  Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion is now 22-7 on the season and they will continue play in the Robinson Tournament today.

Post 95 Senior Legion falls in semis of Mattoon Firecracker Tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion lost on Saturday in the semifinals of the Mattoon Firecracker Tournament, falling to Mattoon, 4 to 0.  Post 95 is now 18-7 on the season.  They will host Salem in a doubleheader tomorrow evening beginning at 6 pm at Vandalia Mutual Field.

Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion into semi-finals at Mattoon Firecracker tournamen


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion is into the semi-finals today of the Mattoon Firecracker Tournament.  By going 2-1 in pool play, Post 95 won their pool and will play in the semi-finals today at 2 pm (most likely versus Mattoon).  With a win, Post 95 would move on to the championship game, where they would play the winner of the other semi-final game between T-Town and Danville.  As

Post 95 Sr Legion 2-1 so far in Firecracker Tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion is 2-1 so far in the Mattoon Firecracker Tournament.  Post 95 started the tourney off on Wednesday with a 4 to 0 win over Macon County, with Matt Tomazzoli picking up the win.  In games on Thursday, Post 95 lost to Effingham 7 to 3 with Clinton Hood taking the loss but then picked up an 8 to 1 win over Louisville with Jacob Behrends getting the win.

4th and final Vandals summer shootout underway this morning


The fourth and final Vandals summer shootout gets underway this morning. 14 teams are in town for this shootout. St. Elmo-Brownstown and Hillsboro are in this shootout, along with Putnam County out of northern Illinois, Harrisburg from Southern Illinois and Princetion, Indiana. The shootout will run throughout the day today, with games mostly at the high school, junior high and elementary school

Dwight wins 3rd Vandals summer shootout


Dwight defeated St. Joe-Ogden in the championship game of the 3rd Vandals summer shootout Tuesday afternoon.  The final four of the tournament was Dwight, St. Joe-Ogden, Benton and Olney.  For the tournament, the Vandals went 3-5.  St. Elmo-Brownstown ended up 1-6 in the tournament.  The fourth and final summer shootout gets underway Thursday morning.   

Post 95 Sr Legion sweeps doubleheader at home


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion improved to 16-4 on the season, as they swept a doubleheader from Bluford at home last night. In game one, Post 95 picked up a 4 to 3 win. Noah Powless had two hits and drove in a run in the game. Jacob Behrends came on in relief of Connor Beasley to pick up the win and picked off the potential tying run at second base to end the game. In game two, Post 95 picked up

Legion baseball tonight on WKRV


We will have baseball action tonight on WKRV, as the Post 95 Senior Legion will host Bluford.  There will be doubleheader, with the first game getting underway tonight at 6 pm.  And, we'll have both games on tonight on 107.1 FM WKRV and available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Third Summer Shootout gets underway this morning


The third Vandals summer shootout gets underway this morning in all 4 Vandalia school district gymnasiums. There are 15 teams in town for this third shootout. As for local schools, St. Elmo-Brownstown and Altamont are in the third shootout. Some of the other schools include Riverton, Paris, St. Joe-Ogden, Benton, Mascoutah and Olney. This third shootout goes on today and tomorrow with the

Vandalia summer softball falls in DH to Wood River


Game 1: 4 innings

Wood River 11

Vandalia 1

 

Kati Ladner 2-2 (only hits in the game), Lindsey Dagen BB, R

Molly Kern: 3 IP, 8 ER, 4 hits, 4 BB, 3 HBP, 2 K

 

 

 

Game 2: 7 innings

Wood River 13

Vandalia 0

 

Lindsey Dagen and Makela Ruot each had a hit (only 2 hits in the game)

Emalee Hall: 5 IP, 6 R, 6 ER, 5 hits, 3 BB, 6 HBP, 3

Post 95 Senior Legion takes DH at home versus Effingham


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball picks up two more wins on Thursday evening. Post 95's Senior Legion team picked up a 4 to 3 win in game one, and got a walk off, 7 to 6 extra inning win in game two. Post 95 is now 14-4 on the season. They will host Robinson for a doubleheader on Saturday starting at 2 pm. Meanwhile, Post 95 Senior Legion will be hosting Bluford on Monday evening

Post 95 Senior Legion splits DH with Shelby County


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion team split a doubleheader at home last night with Shelby County.  Post 95 lost game one, 5 to 2, and won the second game, 11 to 2.  Post 95 Senior Legion is 12-4 overall on the season.  They are scheduled to host Effingham in a doubleheader tonight.

Post 95 Senior Legion sweeps DH from T-Town


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball continues to roll as they take a doubleheader at T-Town on Tuesday night. Post 95 Sr Legion took game one, 3 to 1.  Jacob Behrends got the win on the mound.  In game two, Post 95 picked up an 8 to 7 win in 8 innings. Brock Trexler got the win.  Post 95 Senior Legion is now 11-3 overall on the season and 4-1 in district play.  They

Vandalia summer softball team plays VCHS alumni


As they get ready for their summer schedule, the Vandalia summer softball team played the alumni in a doubleheader.  The alumni were winners in both games, 11 to 3 in both games.  As for the summer softball players, Lindsay Dagen had a hit and scored two runs in the first game and had a hit and scored a run in the second game.  The summer softball team is made up of high

Fairfield wins second Vandals Summer Shootout


Fairfield defeated Flora in the championship game Friday afternoon of the Vandals Summer Shootout, which was the second of the four total shootouts.  For the young Vandals, they went 2-6 overall in the second shootout, which included 14 teams from around the state.  This week will be off from the shootouts, with the 3rd shootout getting underway a week from today.

Post 95 Senior Legion goes 2-2 in Greenville Tournament


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion baseball goes 2-2 over the weekend in the Greenville Tournament.  On Friday, Post 95 got two homes games for the tourney as they lost to Florissant, 10 to 2, and then defeated Shelby County, 9 to 1.  On Saturday, Post 95 defeated Bluford, 7 to 1, in their first game of the day but lost to New Baden, 8 to 0.  Post 95 Senior Legion is now 9-3 on the

Post 95 Sr Legion goes 1-1 in start of Greenville Tourney


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion started off 1-1 in the Greenville Tournament.  In games actually played on Friday night at Vandalia Mutual Field, Post 95 lost to Florissant, 10 to 2 and then defeated Shelby County, 9 to 1.  Overall, Post 95 Senior Legion is 8-2 on the season.  They will continue with play today at Greenville in the Greenville tournament, as they will play

Second Vandals summer shootout underway this morning


The second Vandalia Summer Shootout is underway this morning, with games during the day today at all 4 Vandalia School District gymnasiums.  The Vandals will play at VCHS gymnasium, taking on Carlyle, Cumberland and Benton in their first three games of the day today.  There are a total of 16 teams in this second shootout, which will run throughout the day today and tomorrow with the

Vandalia Post 95 Junior legion goes 2-2 over the weekend


Vandalia Post 95 Junior Legion went 2-2 in action over the weekend.  The Junior Legion split a doubleheader on Saturday versus Dieterich, winning game one 6 to 5 and falling in game two, 11 to 1.  In the win, Zach Schaal went the final two innings in relief and picked up the win.  Ryne Dangbar had 3 RBI in the win. 

On Sunday, Post 95 Jr Legion lost to Quincy, 11 to 0 but

First Vandalia summer shootout underway this morning


The first of four Vandals summer shootouts gets underway this morning Vandalia High School, Junior and Elementary School gyms.  The Vandals today will play Nashville at 9 am, Patoka at 10:30, Villa Grove at 12 pm and Edwards County at 2 pm.  The Vandals will have games with Ramsey and Seneca tomorrow before tournament play gets underway at 11 am tomorrow.  The second shootout will

HS baseball and softball championships-Altamont wins 1A softball title


Class 1A softball state championship in East Peoria

Altamont 2, Trico 1 -Altamont wins state championship

Class 2A softball championship

Rock Island Alleman 9, T-Town 3

Class 1A state baseball championship in Peoria

Illinois Lutheran 12, Weber Township 2, 6 innings

Class 2A baseball championship

Pleasant Plains 7, Byron 1 in 5 innings
 

Post 95 Senior Legion goes 2-1 over weekend


Vandalia Post 95 Senior Legion suffered their first loss of the season this weekend, but did continue to play well overall. On Saturday, Post 95 got an 11 to 1 win over Albion. Dylen Peters got the win on the mound while Noah Powless was 2 for 4 in the win. On Sunday, Post 95 suffered their first loss, falling 2 to 1 in their first game of the day to Effingham. But, Post 95 Senior Legion

Post 95 Jr Legion goes 1-1 versus Odin


Vandalia Post 95 Junior Legion went 1-1 in action Thursday versus Odin.  Post 95 fell in game one, 5 to 4.  Jake Stewart pitched all 7 innings but took the loss.  Noah Murray was 3 for 4. 

In game two, Post 95 Junior Legion picked up a 12 to 9 win.  Cody Phillips had 3 RBI in the victory.
 

Altamont To Play for IHSA 1A Softball Championship


The Altamont Lady Indians softball team will be playing for a State Championship after beating Sciota West Prairie 3-1 in the IHSA 1A state tournament semifinals in East Peoria this morning. Senior pitcher Deidre Ledbetter kept the West Prairie hitters at bay allowing just 5 hits and recording 15 strikeouts in the game. The Indians got their offense started early with back-to-back home runs from

Vandals start summer basketball schedule Saturday


The school year just got over this week, but the summer basketball season kicks into high gear. The Vandals will head to the Monmouth summer shootout tomorrow, with several games on the dockets. After a day off on Sunday, the Vandals will then begin play in their first of four summer shootouts in Vandalia on Monday, with the first shootout on Monday and Tuesday and the second shootout running

Post 95 Senior Legion gets win


Post 95 Senior Legion is off to a strong start for the season.  St. Elmo High School grad Connor Beasley gave Post 95 8 strong inning and Jaco Behrends finished things off in the 9th inning, as Post 95 Senior Legion gets a 5 to 4 win last night in their home opener at Vandalia Mutual Field.  The Post 95 Senior Legion is now 3-0 on the season.

Post 95 Sr Legion will play New Baden at home tonight


Post 95 Sr Legion will play New Baden at home tonight at 6 pm.  It will be a 9 inning game.

Senior Legion baseball opens with two wins on Sunday, game cancelled for today


Post 95 Senior Legion baseball started their season off with two wins on Sunday.  Post 95's Senior Legion team took a doubleheader from Jerseyville, winning 8 to 0 in game one and 9 to 4 in game two. 

Post 95 Senior Legion was scheduled to play T-Town today, but that game has been cancelled as T-Town is still playing high school baseball and plays in the super-sectional

South Central baseball falls in sectional championship


South Central's baseball season came to a close--in the same spot as last year in the post-season and against the same team.  South Central lost today to Windsor/Stew-Stras, 5 to 0, in the North Clay Sectional Championship.  South Central ends their season with a record of 13-16.  South Central made it to the sectional championship last year, as well, also falling to

Vandals Curtis Gordon takes 6th in pole vault


Vandals Freshman Curtis Gordon took 6th in the finals of the Class 1A State Track meet in pole vault.  Curtis took 6th, vaulting exactly 14 feet.  Carlinville Senior Jack Denby took the pole vault state championship at 16'3".

Vandals Ethan Meyer takes 11th in triple jump


Vandals Sophomore Ethan Meyer takes 11th in the Class 1A state finals in the triple jump.  Ethan took 11th with a distance of 41'9.25".

Curtis Gordon, Ethan Meyer in track state finals today


Vandals Freshman Curtis Gordon and Sophomore Ethan Meyer will be competing in the Class 1A State Finals in Track and Field today in Charleston.  For Curtis Gordon, he was tied for the top pole vault spot in preliminaries at 13'6" and his 14'6" in sectionals was among the top vaults coming into the state meet.  Curtis will go at 10 am this morning in the state

South Central baseball in sectional championship today


For the second year in a row, South Central baseball has advanced to the sectional championship and will take on the same opponent as last year.  South Central and Windsor/Stew-Stras will play today in the North Clay Sectional championship game at 1 pm.  The winner moves on to the Super-Sectional on Monday afternoon at Rent One Park in Marion, taking on the winner of the Cobden

Vandals Meyer, Gordon both moving on to state track finals


Vandalia sophomore Ethan Meyer and freshman Curtis Gordon will be moving on to the IHSA 1A State Track Finals on Saturday. Meyer placed 12th in the Triple Jump in Thursday's preliminaries. Meyer bested his seeded jump as his farthest jump today was 41’ 8.25”. Vandals freshman Curtis Gordon is also moving on to the state finals in the pole vault, as he vaulted at 13'6”

Meyer Moving On To State Finals


Vandalia sophomore Ethan Meyer will be moving on to the IHSA 1A State Track Finals on Saturday after placing 12th in the Triple Jump in today’s preliminaries. Meyer bested his seeded jump as his farthest jump today was 41’ 8.25”. The 4x200 relay team for Patoka placed 7th in their heat with a time 1:34.78, failing to qualify for Finals.
 
Lightning in the

Boys state track meet gets underway today




Six members of area track teams will be competing in the IHSA Boy’s State Track Meet today at Eastern Illinois University. Vandalia will have two athletes competing. Freshman Curtis Gordon enters today’s preliminary round as the fourth highest seeded pole vaulter after qualifying for the meet with a vault of 14’ 6" at the Newton Sectional. Gordon will be joined by

South Central baseball wins, moves on to sectional championship


South Central baseball is back in the sectional championship for the second straight year.  Tyler Ross went the distance on the mound, Dylan Smith had two hits including a two run homer and Kyle Bray added two hits, as South Central defeated Dieterich, 6 to 4, in the North Clay sectional semi-finals on Wednesday.  With the win, South Central is now 13-15 on the season and they move on

South Central baseball in sectionals today


South Central baseball continues their post-season run today, as they will take on Dieterich in the sectional semi-finals at North Clay.  South Central is 12-15 on the season, and they won the regional championship in Altamont on Saturday, when they defeated North Clay 3 to 1 in 8 innings.  The winner of this afternoon's game moves on to the sectional championship on Saturday.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of May 24th are Curtis Gordon and Ethan Meyer of Vandalia High School.  Curtis Gordon finished second in pole vault to move on to the State Tournament and Ethan Meyer finished second in the triple jump to advance to the State Tournament as well. 

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Vandals have two advance to state in boys track, Patoka with two events advancin


The Vandals will be represented at next week's State Boys Track and Field meet.  Vandals Freshman Curtis Gordon has advanced to state in the Pole Vault, as he finished second clearing 14'6".  Vandals Sophomore Ethan Meyer has advanced to state in triple jump, taking 2nd in the event.  The Vandals took 8th as a team. 

The Patoka Warriors advanced to the state

South Central gets win, moves to regional championship


The South Central Cougars survived a seventh inning rally by Altamont, to pick up a 9 to 8 win in the Altamont Regional semi-finals on Thursday.  Dylan Smith was 2 for 4 with a solo home run, Kyle Bray had a 2 run homer and was on base four times for South Central, as they picked up the victory and improved to 11-15 on the season.  Altamont rallied for two runs in the 7th inning, but

Vandalia High School girls 4x100 relay at state


Girls State Track and Field results from prelims-no one advances to finals




The high school girls track season has come to a close for area athletes after the preliminaries of the IHSA Class A Girls State Track Meet this afternoon at Eastern Illinois University. The Vandalia girls 4x100 relay team of Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay and Emma Meyer finished in 13th place with a new school record time of :51.35. Vandalia’s Meyer finished tied for 17th in

State Track and Field update-Field events


BSE Senior Molly Hill had a discus throw of 103'9", which was 6th in her flight

VCHS Freshman Emma Meyer got to 9'6" in the pole vault
 

Girls track update from state meet


VCHS' Jalea Paslay ran a 1:01.73 in the 400 at the state meet--that is a personal best time.

VCHS girls update from state track meet


At the state tournament-

The VCHS girls 4x100 relay team ran at a time of :51.35 seconds today, taking 4th in their heat.  It is not known yet at this time if they will advance on with that time.  But, that time did set a new school record.

Emma Meyer ran the 100 in :13.01--her time will probably not be able to advance to finals
 

High School girls at state track meet starting today


Four members of the Lady Vandals track team and one member of the Brownstown-St. Elmo girls track team will compete in the preliminaries of the IHSA Class A State Track Meet today at Eastern Illinois University's O'Brien Stadium in Charleston. Field events will get underway at 10am with Vandalia's Emma Meyer competing in the pole vault at that time and Brownstown-St. Elmo's Molly

BSE baseball season ends in regional semis, South Central baseball plays today


The Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball season came to an end on Wednesday, as they lost to North Clay, 3 to 2 in 8 innings.  North Clay scored on a bases loaded walk in the bottom of the 8th inning.  Jacob Behrends, who came in to relieve Levi Maxey in the 7th, took the loss.  BSE had scored in the 7th inning to tie the game.  Levi Maxey was 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI, while

Police escort today for VCHS girls track athletes heading to state


VCHS girls track coach Gena Nance says there will be a police escort today at 3 pm for the girls track team members that are heading to the state track meet, which gets underway tomorrow.  Emma Meyer qualified for state in the 100, 200 and pole vault, Jalea Paslay qualified in the 400 and 800 and the 4x100 relay team of Meyer, Paslay, Anna Miller and Madison Klanke also qualified for

VJHS Sectional results, state tournament this weekend


Boys Sectional Results

8th Grade:

2nd Place: Dylan Garrett Hurdles
Marcus Zimmerman 100 (State Qualifier)
Dylan Garrett, James Taylor, Devin Smith, Marcus Zimmerman 4X100

5th Place: Devin Smith 400

6th Place: Nathan Casey, Ethan Ferguson, Scott Shulman, Jake Truitt 4X200
Nathan Schaub, Ethan Ferguson, Garrett McNary, Devin Smith 4X400


7th Grade:

1st Place: Devon Little

SEB, South Central softball fall in regionals


The season came to a close for St. Elmo-Brownstown softball on Tuesday, as they lost in the regional semi-finals to Stew-Stras/Windsor, 6 to 1.  SEB softball finishes their season with a record of 15-16.  Their season did include winning the regular season title in the Egyptian-Illini Conference.

South Central softball season came to a close on Tuesday, as they lost in the regional

Vandals fall in final game of season


In a make up game needed to help decide the South Central Conference championship, the Vandals lost at Roxana on Tuesday, 11 to in 5 innings.  Jake Stewart took the loss on the mound.  Carson Smith, Matt Beck and Collin Ledbetter had the only hits for the Vandals, who finish their season with a record of 8-18.

Vandals fall to Pana in regionals, BSE advances


Vandals baseball lost to Pana in regional play on Monday, falling 8 to 2.  Zach Schaal went the distance on the mound, allowing 8 unearned runs to take the loss as the Vandals made 7 errors.  Colin Ledbetter had two hits for the Vandals, who fall to 8-17 on the season.  The Vandals will finish their season today, as they will play a makeup conference game at Roxana.

Jacob

Vandalia softball season comes to close, fall in regionals


The Lady Vandals softball season came to a close on Monday afternoon, as they lost to Trenton Wesclin in regional play, 4 to 1.  Taylor Well was 2 for 3 in the game with an RBI.  The Lady Vandals end their season with a record of 8-23.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of May 17th are Emma Meyer and Jalea Paslay.  At the sectional meet on Thursday at Staunton, Emma qualified for state three individuals events-the 100 (taking 1st), 200 (taking 2nd) and pole vault (taking 2nd place) and as part of the 4x100 relay team (taking first place).  Jalea won sectional championships in both the 400 and 800,

Vandals fall to Piasa SW, BSE & South Central get wins


The Vandals lost at Piasa Southwestern, 10 to 0, in 5 innings on Friday afternoon.  Jake Stewart allowed 10 runs, 5 earned, in 4.2 innings to take the loss.  The Vandals had just two hits on the day-one by Richie Well and one by Jake Bowen.  The Vandals fall to 8-14 on the season.  They will play at the Ish Smith Classic in Greenville today. 

Malachi Maxey hit a walk

Lady Vandals fall to Piasa, SEB gets win


The Lady Vandals lost at Piasa Southwestern, 18 to 1, on Friday afternoon.  Piasa SW scored 10 runs in the first inning to take control of the game.  Taylor Well had two hits for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 8-22 on the season.  They will play at the Tri-Cities tournament today.

St. Elmo-Brownstown got a 10 to 6 win over Mulberry Grove in a game that was called after 5 innings

VCHS girls track qualifies for state in six events


Sectionals at Staunton 5/15

 

1st Place:

 

100: Emma Meyer 13.42 **State Qualifier**

400: Jalea Paslay 1:02.55 **State Qualifier**

800: Jalea Paslay 2:24.35 **State Qualifier**

4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.58**State Qualifier**

 

2nd Place:

200: Emma Meyer 27.83 **State Qualifier**

Pole Vault: Emma Meyer

VCHS boys track results at South Central Conference meet


Overall Scores: 
Pana    116
Pisa    86.33
Staunton    85.33
Greenville    54
Roxana    51
Carlinville    46.33
Litchfield    41
Vandalia    32
Hillsboro    25
Gillespie    21

2nd:
    Curtis Gordon-Pole Vault:

VJHS boys track results from conference meet


5-13 Track Results

7th Grade Team

First – Pana

Second – Vandalia

Third – Greenville

Fourth – Hillsboro

Fifth – Litchfield

Individual Results

Firsts

200 High Jump – Trevor Smalls (5’6" – New School and Conference Record)

Hurdles 800 – Devon Little

400 – Blake Barth

Seconds

Pole Vault –

VJHS girls track results from conference meet


8th Grade Girls Conference Meet Results

Team Results

Vandalia – 4th Place (only a 7 points difference between 2nd place and 4th place)

1st Place

Tarkington – 100

Marquardt - 1600

2nd Place

Tarkington – 200

Elam – 800

Marquardt - Discus

3rd Place

Garrison – 400, high jump

4x100 – Garrison, Marquardt, Elam, Tarkington

4th

SEB softball wins


St. Elmo-Brownstown picked up an NTC win on Tuesday afternoon.  SEB got an 8 to 3 win over Strew-Stras/Windsor.  With the win, SEB improved to 14-14 on the season and they are now 5-2 in NTC play.  SEB softball will be back in action on Thursday when they will take on Marshall.

Vandals baseball no hit in loss to Carlyle, BSE wins


The Vandals were no hit in a 10 to 0, 5 inning loss to Carlyle on Monday.  Jake Stewart went 4.2 innings allowing 10 runs but only 2 were earned.  The Vandals are 8-13 on the season.  They are off until Thursday when they will travel to Roxana.

Brownstown-St. Elmo got a 14 to 9 win over Mulberry Grove on Monday.  Noah Flowers went five innings to pick up the win.  Levi

Megan Godoyo throws no hitter on Senior Day, Lady Vandals split DH-other scores


Megan Godoyo struck out 15 on her way to a no hitter on Senior Day, as the Lady Vandals took the first game of a doubleheader from Ramsey, 9 to 2.  Sarah Bigelow had 3 hits and 2 RBI, Kylie Sellers had 3 hits and scored two runs, and Megan Godoyo had two hits and two RBI for the Lady Vandals in the win.  In game two, Ramsey got an 11 to 4, to split the double headers.  The Lady

VCHS boys Fr-Soph at Conf meet


Fresh/Soph Boys placed 6th in conference.  Overall Scores:
Pana    132 pts
Carlinville    114 pts
Staunton    57 pts
Litchfield    51 pts
Hillsboro    50 pts
Vandalia    45 pts
Roxana    42 pts
Piasa    30 pts
Greenville    22

VCHS girls with strong showing at Fr-Soph Conf meet on Saturday


1st Place:

800: Jalea Paslay 2:24.12 ** New School Record** **New Fresh/Soph Conference Meet Record**

4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.93 **New Meet Record**

Long Jump: Emma Meyer 15’6"

2nd Place:

100H: Anna Miller 18.0

300H: Anna Miller 49.51 **New School Record**

Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 9’6"

3rd Place:

400: Madison

Lady Vandals softball to host Ramsey today, moving Senior Day to today


The softball game between Vandalia and Ramsey has been moved up from tomorrow to today.  So, this afternoon will now be Senior Day for the Lady Vandals before their game with Ramsey.  The Lady Vandals will honor Seniors Megan Godoyo, Taylor Well, Brandy Protz and Kylie Sellers.

Lady Vandals split two games on Saturday


Game one-Vandalia 4, Carlyle 3 in 8 innings-Lady Vandals scored two runs in the bottom of the 8th inning and a sac bunt by Lindsey Dagen, followed by two fielder's choice plays without an out to load the bases.  Megan Godoyo then singled to tie the game and Taylor Well drew a walk to the walk off win. 

Lady Vandals lost to T-Town, 15 to 3 in the second game.  The Lady

Mulberry Grove defeats SEB to take EIC softball tournament


Mulberry Grove defeated St. Elmo-Brownstown 9 to 0 in the Egyptian Illini Tournament championship on Saturday.  For SEB, they are now 13-13 on the season.  They are set to play the 3rd place game of the NTC tournament at home today versus Effingham St. Anthony.  Also, the E-I All Conference team was named on Saturday, as well.

 
Egyptian Illini Conference

All-

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of May 10th are Emma Meyer and Zach Schaal of Vandalia High School.  On Tuesday at the South Central Conference girls track meet, the Vandals freshman Meyer won the conference championship in the 100 and 200 runs.  On Monday versus Greenville, Zach threw all 7 innings, allowing just one run on 5 hits and struck out 9 in the Vandals

Vandals baseball falls to Litchfield


The Vandals lost to Litchfield, 20 to 3, in South Central Conference action on Friday.  The Vandals fall to 8-12 on the season.  They will play at Carlyle on Monday.

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, SEB falls in NTC tournament


The Lady Vandals lost to Ltichfield in softball action on Friday, 7 to 1.  The Lady Vandals had just 5 hits in the game, with Brandy Protz going 1 for 3 with the lone RBI.  The Lady Vandals fall to 6-19 on the season.  They will be at home for round robin action today, as they will play Carlyle at noon and T-Town at 3 pm.

St. Elmo-Brownstown softball lost in the semi-finals of

VCHS boys track results


Greenville:  71 pts
Mater Dei:  56 pts
Vandalia:    45 pts
CORLH:       8 pts

1st:  4x100 (46.58)--Gordon, Smith, Woolsey, Meyer.   
        Woolsey--Shot:  44'7"
        Woolsey--Long Jump:  18'6"
 

Vandals splits baseball DH with Hillsboro, South Central falls in wild one


The Vandals split a doubleheader with Hillsboro at home on Wednesday, falling 2 to 1 in 8 innings in game one and taking game 2, 8 to 7 in 8 innings.  In the first game, Jake Stewart pitched well but took the loss in going 7.1 innings and striking out 7.  Matt Beck had 3 hits and a run scored for the Vandals.  In game two, the Vandals scored the walk off run in the bottom of the

Lady Vandals split DH, other softball scores


The Lady Vandals split a doubleheader with Hillsboro at home on Wednesday, winning game one 9 to 3 and falling in game 2, 14 to 4.  In game one, Kylie Sellers and Taylor Well each had two hits and Karlie Bright drove in two runs, as the Lady Vandals jumped out to an early lead with four runs in the first and four more in the 3rd.  In game two, Megan Godoyo had 3 hits and Sara Bigelow

VJHS Boys Track results


7th Grade Team



Vandalia


Patoka



1st place

Hurdles, 800, – Devon Little New School Record Hurdles 17.3

100, High Jump, 200 – Trevor Smalls

1600 – Kaelyb Worker

Shot Put Disc – Garrett Austin

400 Blake Barth

Long Jump – Thomas Ritchey

4X100 – Trevor Smalls, Zane Steele, Blake Barth, Devon Little

4X200 – Bryce

VJHS Girls Track results


8th Grade Girls Track Results vs. Patoka 5/6

Vandalia – 1st Place

Patoka – 2nd Place


 

1st Place

Tarkington – 100, 200

Marquardt – 1600, 400, discus

Elam - 800

4x200 – Marquardt, Garrison, Elam, Tarkington

4x400 – Cannon, Garrison, Thierry, Mather


 

2nd Place

Richardson – hurdles, high jump

Garrison

Emma Meyer wins two events for VCHS girls at SCC meet


1st place:
100: Emma Meyer 13.28
200: Emma Meyer 27.89

2nd place:
4x100: Anna Miller, Madeline Cade, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.75

3rd place:
800: Jalea Paslay 2:32
Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10'0"

4th place:
100H: Anna Miller 17.76
300H: Anna Miller 50.29 **New School Record**
200: Anna Miller 29.52
High Jump: Johanna Walton 4'10"

5th place:


6th

South Central, BSE baseball both win


South Central 12, Windsor Stew-Stras 9 in 10 innings
W-Noah Powless in 1.2 innings of relief
Powless hit walk off Grand Slam in bottom of the 10th
Dylan Smith was 3 for 6, hit a Grand Slam to tie in the bottom of the 7th to tie the game
South Central is 8-13 on the season, will play Salem today

Brownstown-St. Elmo 9, BCCH 0
W-Noah Flowers
Jacob Behrends was 2 for 2 with 2 RBI
Landon

Vandals get win over Greenville, BSE falls in baseball action


Zach Schaal went the distance, allowing just one run and 5 hits, walking none and striking out nine, as the Vandals picked up a 4 to 1 over the Greenville Comets on Monday.  The Vandals scored all four of their runs in the 2nd inning.  Collin Nestleroad was 2 for 4 with an RBI, as the Vandals improved to 7-10 on the season. 

 
~~AT  Bob Page Field in Brownstown 

Lady Vandals fall to Greenville in close one


Lady Vandals softball scored two runs in the 7th inning, but their rally fell short, as they fall to Greenville, 11 to 9, in softball action on Monday.  Kylie Sellers and Karlie Bright each had 2 hits in the game for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 5-17 on the season.  They will play a doubleheader with Hillsboro at home on Wednesday.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of May 3rd is Curtis Gordon of Vandalia High School.  Curtis has taken first in multiple events in track this year, including the 110 hurdles and several times in pole vault.  And, on April 25th, Curtis Gordon set a new school record in the pole vault at 14'7". 

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Vandals baseball falls to Gillespie


Gillespie scored multiple runs in every inning, on their way to a 15 to 0 win over the Vandals on Friday in baseball action.  Jake Bowen started for the Vandals, going the first 3.1 innings and allowed 8 earned runs and 10 hits in taking the loss on the mound.  The Vandals had just one hit on the day, by Matt Beck who was 1 for 2 on the day.  the Vandals fall to 6-10 on the

Lady Vandals fall to Gillespie in softball action


Gillespie scored in each of the first 5 innings, on their way to an 11 to 2 win over the Lady Vandals on Friday in softball action.  The Lady Vandals had just three hits in the game.  Taylor Well was 1 for 3 with both RBI in the game, and Karlie Bright and Megan Godoyo had the only other hits.  The Lady Vandals fall to 5-16 on the season.  They will play at Greenville on

VCHS girls track results from Cumberland meet


1st place:

Jalea Paslay 2:31

 

3rd place:

100: Emma Meyer 13.28

300H: Anna Miller 52.06

Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 9'6"

 

4th place:

4x100: Anna Miller, Madeline Cade, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 53.84

100H: Anna Miller 17.66

200: Emma Meyer 27.53

High Jump: Johanna Walton 4'10"

 

Overall, 5th out of 11 teams.

Vandals baseball gets win, ends losing streak


The Vandals were 6 to 2 winners at Pana on Thursday, ending their 7 game losing streak.  Jake Stewart went the distance on the mound, allowing just one earned run and 5 hits and struck out 10.  Carson Smith had 3 hits, Richie Well had two RBI, Collin Nestleroad added two hits, a runs scored and an RBI, and Adam Palmer added two hits and a run scored.  The Vandals improved to 6-9 on

Lady Vandals softball falls to Pana


Pana softball scored 3 runs in the first inning and 4 more in the second, on their way to a 9 to 5 win over the Lady Vandals on Wednesday.  The Lady Vandals had just 4 hits on the day.  Kelsey Swain was 1 for 2 with a run scored and an RBI, Madison Click scored two runs and Karlie Bright had a hit and an RBI.  The Lady Vandals are now 5-15 on the season.

Vandals baseball falls, BSE baseball gets win


Vandals baseball falls at Carlinville, 5 to 4, in South Central Conference action.  Carlinville scored a run in the bottom of the 7th inning to get the win.  Zach Schaal went the distance on the mound for the Vandals, striking out 7 and taking the loss.  Richie Well was 3 for 4 at the plate and Carson Smith was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI.  Colin Ledbetter was 2 for 3 at the plate and

Vandalia softball falls in SCC action, SEB wins EIC title


Carlinville scored two runs in the bottom of the 7th inning, to come from behind and defeat the Lady Vandals, 5 to 4, in South Central Conference softball action.  The Lady Vandals held a 4 to 3 lead heading into the bottom of the 7th.  Megan Godoyo was 2 for 3 on the day with 2 runs scored and 3 RBI.  The Lady Vandals fall to 5-14 on the season and 1-3 in South Central Conference

Vandals Curtis Gordon sets new school pole vault record in Friday's meet


~~1st:  Curtis Gordon--Pole Vault: 14'7" NEW RECORD

 3rd:  4x100-- Curtis Gordon, Dalton Smith, Colton Woolsey & Ethan Meyer:  46.17  NEW RECORD.   Long Jump:  Colton Woolsey & Dalton Smith: 35'9" combined.    Shot Put:  Colton Woolsey & Bobby Bradley-- 78'9" combined

 5th:  Fresh/Soph 4x100--

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of April 26th are Anna Miller, Madeline Cade, Jalea Paslay, and Emma Meyer.  The Freshman-Sophomore Relay team set a new school record of :53.8 at the Greenville Relays on Friday. 

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VCHS Fr-Soph girls set new school relay record, other results


~~1st:

800 Medley (100, 100, 200, 400): Anna Miller, Emma Meyer, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay

F/S 4x100 Miller, Cade, Paslay, Meyer-The four set a new school record with a time of :53.8 secs--breaking a record from 1985

 


2nd:

High Jump: Johanna Walton and Jalea Paslay

 


3rd:

4x100 Throwers: Madison Klanke, Mindy Ritchey, Bobby Bradley, Colton Woolsey

Long

BSE gets win over Mulberry Grove


~~Mulberry Grove     0    0    0    0    0    2    0        2    4    4
BSE                      

Vandalia Jr High Girls track results


8th Grade Girls’ Track Meet, 4/24 @ Home VS. Greenville & Brownstown/St. Elmo

Team Results

1st – Greenville

2nd – Vandalia

3rd – Brownstown/St. Elmo


 

1st Place

Tarkington – 100, 200

Marquardt – 1600, 400, discus

Garrison – high jump


 

2nd Place

Mather – 1600

4x200 – C. Wilkerson, Thierry,

Vandalia Jr High boys track results


4-24 Track Results

 

8th grade team results

1 – Greenville

2 – Vandalia

3 – Brownstown StElmo


 


 

1rst

Hurdles – Dylan Garrett

100 200 Shot – Marcus Zimmerman

4 X100 Dylan Garrett James Taylor Devin Smith Marcus Zimmerman 48.5 NEW SCHOOL RECORD


 

2nd

1600 800 Nathan Schaub

400 Devin Smith

Long

Vandalia baseball and softball both fall to Greenville


Vandals baseball has lost 6 in a row, as they fall to Greenville, 22 to 1, in South Central Conference action on Wednesday.  Jake Bowen took the loss on the mound for the Vandals, as he allowed 8 runs (5 earned) in 1.2 innings.  The Vandals fall to 5-8 on the season.  They will take on Hillsboro on Friday. 

Lady Vandals softball falls to 5-13 on the season, as they lost to

Vandalia Jr High Track results from home meet


4-22 Track Results Home Meet

7th

TEAMS

1rst Pana

2nd Vandalia

3rd Brownstown/St. Elmo


 

1rst place

Trevor Smalls - 100,200

Zane Steele – PoleVault

2nd

Blake Barth – Hurdles

Trevor Smalls – High Jump

Dakota Gasaway – 800

4X200 – Bryce Dunn, Thomas Ritchey, Mathew Wells, Ethan Largent

3rd

Ethan Largent –

Lady Vandals fall to Mulberry Grove in softball action


Mulberry Grove scored 3 runs in the first inning and 4 more in the second to take control of the game, on their way to a 13 to 7 win over the Lady Vandals on Tuesday.  Vandalia did score 5 runs in the bottom of the 7th, before their rally fell short.  Kylie Sellers and Molly Kern each had 3 hits in the game.  Megan Godoyo added a two run Homer for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 5-12

Area baseball--South Central, BSE both win


South Central 7, North Clay 6
W-Dylen Peters 6 IP
S-Kyle Bray
-Noah Powless 3 Run HR
-Tyus Holmes 3 for 3
-South Central is 6-8 on the season

Brownstown-St. Elmo 4, Dieterich 2
W-Jacob Behrends (in relief)
Dalton Parks and Landon Feezel with RBI for BSE
BSE is 10-7 on the season

VCHS boys track meet at Cumberland


~~1st Place:  Curtis Gordon-- Pole Vault: 14'

 

2nd Place:  Colton Woolsey-- Shot Put: 42'10", Ethan Meyer-- Triple Jump: 38'6.25", Ethan Meyer-- 200 Dash: 23.87,  Curtis Gordon-- 110 Hurdles: 16.02

 

4th Place:  Ben Strobel--1600: 4:55.91

 

Overall Scores:

T-Town:    116

Fairfield:   

Ramsey baseball gets first win


Tristan Wesselman hit a Grand Slam and threw a complete game on the mound and Tyler Knisley scored three runs as Ramsey picked up their first win of the baseball season, 7 to 6, over Sandoval.  Ramsey plays Altamont today.

South Central beats Vandals in baseball action, BSE falls


South Central broke a four game losing streak, as they beat the Vandals, 9 to 6, on Monday at Lion's Field in Kinmundy.  Gavin Raterman was 3 for 4 at the plate with a Home Run, and also got the win on the mound going the first 4.3 innings.  Tyus Holmes was 2 for 4 at the plate for South Central, with a 2 run Homer.  For the Vandals, Richie Well and Carson Smith each had two

Lady Vandals fall to T-Town


Lady Vandals softball fell to 5-11 on the season, as they lost at T-Town, 10 to 0, in five innings on Monday.  The Lady Vandals had just two hits on the day, on each by Karlie Bright and Megan Godoyo.  The Lady Vandals will host Mulberry Grove today. 

Baseball today on WKRV


We will have baseball action today on WKRV, as the Vandals will travel to play South Central.  Game time today is set for about 4:30 pm.  And, we'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Vandalia, SEB both go 1-1 in Nokomis Tournament


Vandalia and St. Elmo-Brownstown softball both go 1-1 on Saturday in the Nokomis Tournament.  In game one, SEB defeated Vandalia, 3 to 2.  In Vandalia's second game of the day, the Lady Vandals got a 25 to 8 win over Nokomis.  Gracie Morrison had two hits and 5 RBI and Taylor Well added three hits and 5 RBI.  The Lady Vandals are now 5-10 on the season and will play at

BSE baseball gets two Saturday wins


Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball picked up two wins over Beecher City on Saturday.  BSE won the first game, 6 to 0.  Jacob Behrends got the win, throwing a 4 hit shutout with 14 K's.  In game two, BSE was a 15 to 2 winner.  Jacob Behrends had 3 hits and Levi Maxey had two hits and 2 RBI.  BSE is now 9-6 on the season and will play at Christ Our Rock Lutheran

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of April 19th is Colton Woolsey of Vandalia High School.  At their meet on Tuesday, Colton took first place in the shot put with a throw of 43' 7.5".  It was Colton's 3rd first place finish so far this year in the event.

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Vandals baseball and softball both fall in SCC action on Friday


The Staunton Bulldogs scored 7 runs in the 4th innings, on their way to an 11 to 1 win in 5 innings over the Vandals in South Central Conference baseball action on Friday.  Jake Bowen got the start on the mound for the Vandals and took the loss, allowing 9 earned runs in 3.1 innings.  Offensively for the Vandals, Jake Bowen was 1 for 2 with the Vandals only RBI on the night.  The

Vandals fall to Shelbyville, BSE beats Ramsey


The Vandals fall on Thursday afternoon at Shelbyville, 12 to 2 in 6 innings.  Matt Beck got the start on the mound, allowing all 12 runs but just 4 earned runs in taking the loss.  Jake Bowen was 3 for 3 at the plate with 2 RBI for the Vandals, who are 5-5 on the season.  The Vandals will be at Staunton at 1 pm this afternoon.

Brownstown-St. Elmo got an 11 to 1 win over Ramsey

Vandalia Jr High Girls track results


~~8th grade team
 1 altamont
 2 vandalia
 3 neoga
 4 Windsor
 5 cowden
 6 brownstown

 1rst
 100,200, shot - Zimmerman
 800 - Hoffman
 4x100 - Garrett, Taylor, ferguson, Zimmerman

 2nd
 100 - Garrett
 1600 - Schaub
 4x200 - truitt, McNary, Shulman, Hoffman

 3rd
 Long jump,200 - Garrett
 800

Lady Vandals softball falls, SEB defeats Ramsey


The Lady Vandals fall to 4-7 on the season, as they lost to Centralia, 15 to 2 on Wednesday in 5 innings.  The Lady Vandals had three hits on the day.  Kylie Sellers was 1 for 3 with a run scored and an RBI.  Megan Godoyo was 1 for 3 with an RBI and Taylor Well was 1 for 2.  The Lady Vandals will take on Shelbyville today.

St. Elmo-Brownstown 14, Ramsey 1
SEB is 8-7 on the

Vandals fall in baseball action--BSE wins, SC falls


The Vandals fall to 5-4 on the season in baseball action, as they lost at Altamont, 13 to 3.  Alec Schroeder took the loss on the mound, allowing 7 earned runs over 3.2 innings.  Carson Smith, Jake Bowen, and Matt Beck each had a hit and an RBI in the loss. 

Brownstown-St. Elmo 9, Sandoval 1
W-Jacob Behrends 6 IP, 1 R, 3 H, 7 K's
-Noah Flowers 2 for 5, 2 RBI
-Landon

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, SEB wins--other scores


The Lady Vandals lost in softball action on Tuesday, falling to Altamont, 4 to 0.  The Lady Vandals got just one hit in the game and that was by Megan Godoyo.  Megan also went all 7 inning pitching, allowing three earned runs and striking out 8 in the loss.  The Lady Vandals are now 4-6 on the season.

St. Elmo-Brownstown 12, South Central 0
-SEB is 7-7
-SC is -1-4

BCCH 14,

Vandals, BSE both go 1-1 in action Saturday at Vandalia


The Vandals went 1-1 in action on Saturday at home.  The Vandals defeated Brownstown-St. Elmo, 8 to 6, in their first game of the day on Saturday.  Jake Bowen got the win for the Vandals, while Dalton Parks took the loss for BSE.  For the Vandals, Matt Beck was 3 for 4, and Jake Bowen and Zach Schaal each had two hits for the Vandals.  The Vandals lost their second game of the

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of April 12th is Zach Schaal of Vandalia High School.  On Wednesday in the Vandals win over Mulberry Grove, Zach was 4 for 4 at the plate and threw an inning of scoreless relief to pick up the win.  On Friday, Zach threw 8 shutout innings, striking out 11 and walking none, in the Vandals win over Pana.

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Vandals baseball beats Pana, 1 to 0 in 8 innings


The Vandals were finally able to push a run across to win the ballgame in the bottom of the 8th inning, to get a 1-0 win over Pana in 8 innings.  Preston Ruckman was able to beat the throw home on a Connor Smith infield grounder for the only run of the game.  Zach Schaal went all 8 innings, allowing 4 hits, no walks and struck out 11 to pick up the win.  The Vandals are now 4-2 on

Lady Vandals softball defeats Pana


Taylor Well was 2 for 4 with 3 RBI, Lindsay Dagen was 2 for 3 in the game as the Lady Vandals picked up a South Central Conference win over Pana, 6 to 5, at home.  Megan Godoyo went the distance pitching, allowing just one earned run and stranding the tying run at third in the 7th inning.  The Lady Vandals are now 4-5 on the season.

VCHS girls track results from Wednesday at home


~~1st Place:

Shot Put- Jensen Hollinshead  28’0”

400m – Jalea Paslay 1:05.5

200m – Emma Meyer 28.12

 

2nd Place:

Long Jump – Iris Diaber   13’3 3/8”

High Jump – Johanna Walton 4’8”

Pole Vault – Emma Meyer

100 H – Anna Miller 17.66

800 m – Mindy Ritchey

 

3rd

Vandals host Pana today


The Vandals will start South Central Conference play today, as they will host the Pana Panthers.  The Vandals will come into today's game at 3-2 on the season, coming off a 14-13 win over Mulberry Grove on Wednesday.  Game time this afternoon is set for 4:30 pm.  And, we will have the broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Meanwhile, Lady

Brownstown-St. Elmo gets win over Pana


~~Pana      0    0    2    0    0    0    1        3    3    3

BSE        0    0    1    1    2   

VCHS boys track results from Wed meet-new school record in 4x100


Track Results:

1st Place Finishers:

Ben Strobel—3200 run: 10:43.28

Colton Woolsey—Shot Put: 43’5”

Curtis Gordon—Pole Vault: 14’


 

2nd Place Finishers:


 

Ethan Meyer—200 dash: 24.27

Colton Woolsey—Long Jump: 17”6”

Ethan Meyer—Triple Jump: 37’11/1/2”


 

3rd Place

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys track results


7th Grade Track Results: Vandalia, Effingham, Neoga

Team Results

1st – Effingham

2nd – Vandalia

3rd – Neoga


 

1st Place

Hurdles, 800 – Devin Little

High Jump – Trevor Smalls

Pole Vault – Blake Barth

4X100 – Trevor Smalls, Zane Steele, Blake Barth, Devin Little


 

2nd Place

200 – Trevor

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade girls track results


7th Grade Track Results: Vandalia, Effingham, Neoga

Team Results

1st – Effingham

2nd – Neoga

3rd – Vandalia


 

1st Place

Shot Put - Katie Wilkerson


 

2nd Place

100 – Kaitlyn Mills

Shot Put – Breann Swain

Discus – Breann Swain

4x100 Relay – Kaitlyn Mills, Emma Warner, Breann Swain, Elizabeth

Vandals win wild game over Mulberry Grove


The Vandals rallied from multiple deficits on their way to a 14 to 13 win over Mulberry Grove at home on Wednesday.  The Vandals trailed 11 to 2 going into the bottom of the 3rd inning, before scoring 3 runs in the 3rd inning and scoring in every inning after that.  The Vandals got the winning run in the bottom of the 7th inning.  Zach Schaal was 4 for 4 on the day with 4 runs

Lady Vandals softball falls to Breese Central, other scores


The Lady Vandals only came up with two hits on the day, in falling to Breese Central, 11 to 1.  Megan Godoyo took the loss, allowing 11 runs but only one earned run and 8 hits in the game. Megan Godoyo was 1 for 3 with an RBI at the plate.  Karlie Bright was 1 for 2 with a run scored.  The Lady Vandals fall to 3-5 on the season.  They will next play on Friday at

Lady Vandals win 3rd straight


Lady Vandals 5, St. Elmo-Brownstown 2
W-Megan Godoyo 7 IP, 11 K's
Lindsay Dagen 2 for 3 with 2 RBI
Brandy Protz 2 for 3
-Lady Vandals are now 3-4 on the season

SC, Altamont win in area baseball


In Double Header

South Central 2, Patoka 0
South Central 8, Patoka 7
-South Central is now 3-0 on the season

Altamont 4, Brownstown-St. Elmo 2
-Alt scored 4 runs in the 6th inning
-BSE is now 3-5 on the season

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of April 5th is Emma Meyer of Vandalia High School.  At the girls track meet at Hillsboro on Tuesday, Emma set a new school record in the pole vault at 10'0". 

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VCHS girls track takes first at event this week


~~1st Place: (6 points)

4x100 (Anna Miller, Iris Daiber, Madeline Cade, Emma Meyer)     54.66

100H Anna Miller 18.37

100m Emma Meyer 13.27

200m Emma Meyer 28.28

Long Jump Iris Daiber 13’1.5”

Pole Vault Emma Meyer 10’0”   **New School Record**

 

2nd Place: (4 points)

800m Jalea Paslay  2:34

1600m Mindy

BSE baseball falls to Neoga


~~Neoga       3    0    1    0    0    3    0        7    9    0

BSE          1    0    0    1   

Patoka scores 10 runs in first winning, beat Vandals 13 to 1


The Patoka Warriors scored 10 runs in the first inning, on their way to a 13 to 1 win over the Vandals in 5 innings.  Johnnie Clift went all five innings for Patoka, allowing just one run on 3 hits and striking out 7.  He was also 2 for 4 at the plate with 2 RBI and 3 runs scored.  For the Vandals, Carson Smith took the loss on the mound.  Jake Bowen, Richie Well and Jake

Lady Vandals get win over South Central in softball action


Taylor Well was 3 for 4 with 4 RBI, helping to lead the Lady Vandals to a 13 to 3 win in 6 innings over South Central on Monday in softball action.  Megan Godoyo went all six innings pitching, allowing just one earned run and two hits to pick up the win.  The Lady Vandals are now 2-4 on the season.  They will play at T-Town on Thursday. 

Vandals play Patoka in add on game today


The Vandals will host the Patoka Warriors in an add on baseball game this afternoon.  The Vandals are 2-1 on the season, coming off their 20 to 5 win over Ramsey on Friday afternoon.  The game is set for 4:15 pm today at Vandalia Mutual Field.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 29th are Taylor Well and Megan Godoyo.  In the Lady Vandals softball win on Monday, Megan Godoyo went 2 for 4 with 2 RBI and 3 RS at the plate, and won the game pitching.  Taylor Well was 2 for 4 with 3 RBI and two doubles. 

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HS baseball and softball scores


Vandals 20, Ramsey 5
-Ramsey scored 5 runs in 1st inning, including a 2 R HR by Tristan Wessellman
-Vandals scored 9 runs in 5th, 6 runs in the 6th to get the win (game was tied 5-5 head into the 5th)
-Richie Well 4 for 5 with 3 RBI, 3 RS
-Zach Schaal 4 for 4, 4 RS-went all 6 innings on the mound to get the win
-Carson Smith 2 for 5, 3 RBI

Vandals are 2-1, Ramsey is 0-3

BSE 9,

BSE baseball falls, SEB softball gets win


Greenville 12, Brownstown-St. Elmo 0
-BSE falls to 2-2 on the season, they will play Alden-Hebron today

in softball, St. Elmo-Brownstown 8, Odin 6
-SEB softball is 4-3 on the season, they will play Noble today

Vandals fall, Lady Vandals win at home opener--other scores


Vandals baseball suffered their first loss of the year, as they fall to Raymond Lincolnwood, 13 to 3 in 6 innings in their home opener.  Colin Nestleroad had two hits for the Vandals, as they fall to 1-1 on the season.  The Vandals will be back in action on Friday at Ramsey. 

The Lady Vandals got their first win of the season as they defeated Raymond Lincolnwood, 14 to 4 in 6

Vandalia baseball and softball Home Opener today


~~Today is the home opener for both Vandalia baseball and softball.  Both teams will open their season today at around 4:30 pm versus Raymond Lincolnwood.  There will be a short opening ceremony for both games, including the first pitch being thrown out on both fields.  We will have the broadcast of Vandals baseball opener this afternoon, getting underway about 4:30 pm this

Lady Vandals softball goes 0-3 at Noble Tournament


~~It was a rough day for the Lady Vandals softball on Saturday at the Noble Tournament.  The Lady Vandals went 0-3 on the day at the tournament, losing to Edwards County, 4 to 0, Altamont 13-4, and to Hutsonville, 11 to 6.  The Lady Vandals are now 0-4 on the season.

VCHS grad Dathan Berning with big day for Greenville College


Dathan Berning went 2 for 5 with a 3 run HR and an RBI double in action on Friday for Greenville College.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 22nd is Jake Bowen of Vandalia High School.  In the season opener for the Vandals, Jake went 3 for 4 at the plate with 3 RBI and he also went all 7 innings on the mound allowing just two earned runs to pick up the win. 

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BSE baseball defeats Ramsey


Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball picked up their first win of the spring baseball season, as they defeated Ramsey on Friday afternoon at Bob Page Field, 15 to 5.  BSE scored 5 runs in the first inning to take control of the game.  Levi Maxey went three innings to pick up the win for BSE, and also had a double and an RBI.  Tristan Wesselman took the loss for Ramsey.  BSE is 1-1 on

Vandalia 8th grade girls volleyball in state tourney on Saturday--we'll have the


The Vandalia 8th grade girls volleyball team will be making their first ever trip to the state tournament today.  The Vandalia 8th grade girls will take on Beecher in the quarterfinals Saturday at 2:15 pm and we will have the broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV.  If the 8th grade girls win that match, they will then move on to the semi-finals at 5:15 pm--and we will follow the girls as

NCAA Tournament action on all day on WPMB


The NCAA Tournament is continuing today with day two of full action--and we will have wall-to-wall action on WPMB.  The NCAA Tournament coverage on 104.7 FM/AM1500 WPMB will be going on all day today and tonight, with the coverage continuing throughout the NCAA Tournament.

Vandals baseball wins season opener


Jake Bowen had 3 hits and 3 RBI and also went the distance on the mound, as the Vandals defeated Mulberry Grove, 6 to 4, to win their season opener.  The Vandals fell behind early in the game, as Mulberry Grove scored two runs in both the first and second innings.  But, the Vandals scored four runs in the 4th inning to tie it, and then added single runs in the 5th and 6th inning to get

Lady Vandals softball falls in season opener


The Lady Vandals fell in their season opening softball game on Thursday, falling at Mulberry Grove, 11 to 3.  Mulberry Grove scored 4 runs in the first inning and added 3 more runs in the 2nd to take control of the game.  Megan Godoyo took the loss for the Lady Vandals, going all six innings and allowing 9 earned runs.  Karlie Bright, Molly Kern, Gracie Morrison and Kylie Sellers

Vandalia baseball and softball both open their seasons today


Both Vandalia baseball and softball will open their seasons today.  Both baseball and softball will be playing this afternoon at Mulberry Grove to open their seasons.  For Lady Vandals softball, they will play today and then be back in action Saturday at the Noble Tournament.  Vandals baseball will be back in action on Monday at home versus Raymond Lincolnwood.

BSE baseball falls in opener


Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball fell in their season opener on Tuesday, losing to Shelbyville, 15 to 6.  Shelbyville scored 9 runs in the 5th inning to blow open a tight ball game.  Levi Maxey took the loss in relief for BSE.  Levi Maxey added two hits and two RBI at the place and Jacob Behrends was 1 for 4 with a double and two runs driven in.  BSE will next be in action on

SEB softball falls in opener


St. Elmo-Brownstown softball falls in their opening game of the spring, falling to Flora, 14 to 4.  For SEB, Audriana Pruet had two hits and an RBI and Darby Moss added two hits.  SEB will next be in action on Thursday, when they will face T-Town.  And, they will head to the Fairfield Tournament on Saturday.

Vandalia 8th grade volleyball wins sectional--heading to state tournament


The Vandalia girls 8th grade volleyball team is moving on to the state tournament.  In Monday's Hillsboro Sectional, the Vandalia 8th graders were winners over Auburn Junior High School at Divernon, 26-24, 18-25, 25-23, to win the sectional title.  The 8th grade girls now move on to the Class 3A State Tournament this Saturday, where they will face Beecher at 2:15 pm this

Two Vandalia wrestlers place at IKWF State Tournament


Two Vandalia wrestlers placed this past weekend at the IKWF State Tournament in Rockford. 

For the Vandalia Kings, Anthony Enlow took 5th place in the Novice 177 division.

For the Vandalia Wrestling Club, Tanner Swain took 7th place in the Novice 101 division.  Also making it to the state tournament this weekend for the Vandalia wrestling club were Jarrett Paslay in the Sr 101

Vandals baseball delay opener until Thursday


~~Vandals baseball had added on a game for today, which would have been their first game of the season.  But, because of the cold weather today, that game has been delayed.  The Vandals will now open their season on Thursday at Mulberry Grove.  Vandals softball will also open their season on Thursday at Mulberry Grove.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 15th are Jarek Wehrle, Tanner Swain, Jarrett Paslay and Shane White.  The four all advanced to this weekend's IKWF State Wrestling Tournament in Rockford. 

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SCC All Conference Boys basketball team


~~SCC Boys All-Conference

First Team: Barry Stewart, Carlinville; Austin Lawrence, Greenville; Dylan Miller, Hillsboro; Alex Hull, Litchfield; Kyle Gibson, Pana; Charlie Sheets, Roxana.

Second Team: Elijah Barber, Carlinville; Evan Price, Gillespie; Craig Faulkner, Greenville; Matt Hartnett, Roxana; Tyler Rose, Southwestern; Colton Woolsey, Vandalia.

Third Team: Joeb Easterday,

Update on Vandalia Jr Wrestlers at State Tournament--Tanner Swain still going to


~Novice 66lb
Championship Preliminary: Jarek Wehrle lost to Justin Cole of Team 1006 by decision 6-1

Novice 101lb.
Championship Preliminary: BYE
Championship Round 1: Tanner Swain beat Ryan McGeever of Villa-Lombard by decision 6-0
Championship Quarterfinals: Tanner Swain lost to Dalton Hall of Champaign by decision 3-0
Consolation Round 1: Tanner Swain beat Colin Tracy of Redhawk WC by

NTC All Conference team


~1ST TEAM
Garrett Ziegler, Altamont -– Most Valuable Player
John Goeckner, St. Anthony
Tanner Traub, Dieterich
Levi Maxey, St. Elmo/Brownstown
Brandon Helmuth, Stewardson-Strasburg
Jake Baker, Neoga
2ND TEAM
Brady Barnes, Beecher City
Alex Allen, Windsor
Alex Bohnhoff, Dieterich
Derek Jahraus, Altamont
Alex Hoelscher, St. Anthony
Neil Williams, St. Anthony

HONORABLE

HS boys basketball super-sectional results


Class 1A

Sesser-Valier 57, Dieterich 48
Moosheart 59, Lanark Eastland 41
Mendon Unity 67, Waterloo Gibault 49
Heyworth 72, St. Thomas More 62

Class 2A

Nashville 51, T-Town 45
Bloomington Central Catholic 77, Newman Central Catholic 65
Providence-St. Mel 50, Hales Franciscian 46
PORTA 58, Paris 49

Four Vandals Jr wrestlers heading to state tournament


Four Vandals Junior wrestlers are heading to this weekend's state tournament.  Jarek Wehrle placed 2nd in the Novice 66 division, Tanner Swain took 1st in the Novice 101 division, Jarrett Paslay took 2nd in the Senior 101 division, and Shane White took 1st in the Senior 215 division to all advance to the state tournament.  Overall as a team, the Vandals took 6th out of 43

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of March 8th are Vandals Senior wrestlers Seth Purcell, CJ Runkel, Rodney Tedrick and Tyler Dagen.  The Vandals Senior wrestlers individually had great seasons, but also helped lead the Vandals to a great team year--with victories in the CM Tournament and Litchfield Tournament, a 20th straight regional championship and the 16th appearance in

Patoka falls in Sectionals


~A successful season has come to a close for the Patoka Warriors after Patoka falls to Dieterich 61-39 in the semifinals of the Bridgeport (Red Hill) 1A Sectional. After scoring the first basket of the game for the early lead, the Warriors found themselves on the lopsided end of a 16-7 Dieterich run. Patoka would never recover as they trailed by double digits for most of the second quarter as

Greenville wins tight game, advances to Vandalia Sectional Championship


At Vandalia Class 2A Sectional

Greenville 45, Carlinville 41

-Greenville advances to sectional championship game, where they will take on T-Town on Friday night at 7 pm at Vandalia

Patoka vs Dieterich in sectionals tonight-will have the broadcast on WKRV, other


~The Patoka Warriors boys basketball team will play their first sectional game in 25 years tonight, as they will take on Dieterich in the Red Hill Sectional semi-finals.  Patoka will come into tonight's game at 22-6 while Dieterich is 21-8 on the year.  Patoka owns a victory over Dieterich earlier this season.  Game time tonight is set for 7 pm.  We'll have the game

Vandals fall in dual team quartfinals to Dakota


The Vandals wrestling season comes to an end, as they fall to Dakota in the quarterfinals of the Dual Team State Tournament, 45 to 9.   The Vandals got wins at 3 weight classes----Rodney Tedrick was a 7 to 2 OT winner at 138, Bobby Bradley was a 7 to 5 winner at 195 and Kolton Etcheson was a 3 to 1 winner at 220.  The Vandals season comes to a close at 25-6 in dual team action. 

Vandals wrestling running score in dual team state tournament


Vandals versus Dakota

Dual Team State Tournament at U.S. Cellular Colesium in Bloomington

Match starts at 138

At 138, Rodney Tedrick wins 7 to 2 over Tyler Pieper in OT---Vandals take a 3 to 0 lead in match

 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for March 1st goes to the Vandals wrestling team.  For the fifth straight year, and for the 16th time in school history, the Vandals secured a trip to the dual team state tournament with a 31 to 24 victory over Shelbyville on Tuesday in the Dual Team Sectional.  The Vandals avenged a close loss to Shelbyville from earlier in the season to secure the

Vandals wrestlers in dual team state tournament this morning-we'll have the broa


For the 16th time in school history, and for the 5th straight season, the Vandals wrestlers are in the dual team state tournament.  After defeating Shelbyville on Tuesday in the dual team sectionals, the Vandals now face a big task in the quarterfinals as they will take on Dakota, who has been ranked as the best team in Class 1A wrestling throughout the year by IllinoisMatMen.com--the

Patoka wins first regional title since 1989, defeating Odin 68 to 61


~Patoka 68, Odin 61

For Patoka:
Jered Cain - 34 points, 9 rebounds, 2 steals
Johnnie Clift – 23 points, 10 rebounds
Seth Allen – 7 points
Tyler Back – 4 points, 7 rebounds

For Odin:
Ryan Niepoetter – 22 points, 5 rebounds
Gavin Wood – 14 points, 5 steals
Devin Williams – 12 points

HS Basketball Regional Championship game scores


All these games from Friday night were Regional Championship games

Class 1A

At Mulberry Grove
Patoka 68, Mulberry Grove 61

At Nokomis
Effingham St. Anthony 40, Altamont 39

At Cumberland
Dieterich 59, Neoga 40

Class 2A

At Roxana
Greenville 59, Roxana 38

At Carlinville
Carlinville 55, Hillsboro 50

At Mt. Carmel
Mt. Carmel 92, Flora 87

At Nashville
Nashville

Patoka plays Odin for Regional Championship tonight


~The Patoka Warriors will play for a Regional Championship tonight.  Patoka will take on Odin tonight in the regional title game, after Odin defeated Christ Our Rock Lutheran last night, 78 to 61, in the semi-final game at Mulberry Grove.  Patoka will come into tonight at 21-6, while Odin is 21-5.  Patoka did defeat Odin back in January in a tournament game.  Game time tonight

Vandals season comes to close with loss in regional semi-finals


~The Vandals season came to a close last night, as they lost in the Regional semi-finals to Roxana.  With about 4 minutes remaining in the first half, the Vandals trailed by 7 points.  But, Roxana went on a 13-0 run to end the first half to take a 20 point halftime lead, on their way to a 62 to 42 win.  The Vandals season ends with a record of 8-20.  As for Roxana, they move

Patoka to play for Regional Championship--other regional scores


~The Patoka Warriors will seek to win their first regional title in 25 years Friday night, after defeating Mulberry Grove 64-51 in the first semifinal of the Mulberry Grove Regional. Patoka was able to get an early lead which stretched out to double digits and stayed that way for a majority of the game despite several comeback attempts by Mulberry Grove. Jered Cain had a double-double in the game

Two Lady Bombers named to all NTC Girls basketball team


~Two Brownstown/St. Elmo Lady Bombers basketball players have been named to the National Trail Conference All-Conference Team for the 2013-2014 season. Seniors Bethany Oberlink and Molly Hill were both named to Second Team All-Conference. The Bombers finished in third place in the regular season conference standings behind St. Anthony and Neoga.

First Team
Jillian Deters, Neoga (MVP)
Madison

Vandals wrestlers are heading back to dual team state tournament


~The Vandals wrestlers avenged one of their early season losses last night and are headed back to the Dual Team State Tournament, as they defeated Shelbyville in the sectionals Tuesday night at Litchfield, 31 to 24.  After getting off to a bit of a rough start with the match starting at the 220 pound weight class, the Vandals got big pins from CJ Runkel at 160, a big 6 to 4 for Seth Purcell

Basketball action tonight on WKRV and WPMB


~The Vandals will begin regional play tonight.  The Vandals, who come in at 8-19 on the season, will take on Roxana tonight at 7 pm in the regional semi-finals.  The winner will move on to the Regional Championship game on Friday night, where they would take on Greenville.  Game time tonight from Wood River is set for 7 pm.  We'll have the game for you, starting with the

High School boys basketball regional action from Tuesday night


~High School basketball regionals

At 2A Wood River Regional

Greenville 59, EAWR 54
-Greenville now get the winner of tonight's Vandals-Roxana game in the regional championship

At 1A Mulberry Grove Regional

Christ Our Rock Lutheran 59, South Central 33

At 1A Nokomis Regional

Effingham St. Anthony 60, Cowden-Herrick 52

Nokomis 73, Ramsey 45

 

Vandals wrestlers at Dual Team Sectional tonight, will have broadcast on WKRV


~The Vandals wrestlers will take their shot at another trip to the Dual Team State Tournament tonight as they will wrestle in the sectionals at Litchfield.  The Vandals will take on Shelbyville in the dual team sectionals tonight, with the winner advancing to the State Tournament in Bloomington on Saturday.  The Vandals faced Shelbyville back on December 11th, falling 32 to 31. 

High School boys basketball regional action-Beecher City, MG win


~At the Nokomis Regional

Beecher City 72, St. Elmo-Brownstown 56
-Jackson Bales with 15 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists for BC
-Levi Maxey with 18 points for SEB
-BC is 12-12 on the season, will play Altamont on Wednesday
-SEB ends their season at 15-13

At the Mulberry Grove Regional

Mulberry Grove 68, Sandoval 64
-MG will play Patoka on Wednesday

Vandalia Jr Wrestling results


~Vandalia Jr. Wrestling Club finished out their 2013-2014 Regular Season this past weekend at the Panther Powerhouse Open in Pinckneyville on Sunday, February 23, 2014.  Results are as follows:

6 & under
Ross Miller – 1st
Parker Ray - 1st
Max Philpot – 3rd
Cazdyn Brown – 3rd
Chase Cearlock – 3rd
Dillon Hinton – 3rd
Brody Matthews – 3rd
Keagan

Post-season boys basketball tonight on WKRV


The post-season gets underway tonight in boys high schools basketball.  St. Elmo-Brownstown will take on Beecher City tonight in the opening game of the Nokomis Regional Tournament.  Game time tonight is set for 7 pm.  We'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Dalton Blankenship 4th, CJ Runkel 5th, and Tyler Dagen 6th


At the Individual State Wrestling Tournament on Saturday afternoon---

At the 145 pound weight class, Dalton Blankenship lost by fall in 1:52 to Seth Newkirk of Litchfield in the 3rd place match.  Dalton Blankenship takes 4th place at 145.

At 152, Tyler Dagen lost to Keegan Gardner of West Frankfort, 6 to 2, in the 5th place match.  Tyler Dagen takes 6th place at 152.

At the 160

Vandals fall to Pana in regular season finale


The Pana Panthers put on an offensive clinic, as they defeated the Vandals Saturday afternoon, 102 to 68, in the regular season finale for both teams.  For the Vandals, they end the regular season with a record of 8-19 and will take on Roxana in the Wood River Regional Semi-finals on Wednesday.  For Pana, they improve to 11-15 on the season.  They will take on Shelbyville on Monday

CJ Runkel falls in wrestleback semi-finals, will wrestle for 5th place


At 160-CJ Runkel lost to Jared Packer of Dakota, 7 to 3.  CJ will wrestle for 5th place this afternoon.

Tyler Dagen falls in wrestleback semifinals-will wrestle for 5th place


At 152-Tyler Dagen lost to Adam Hudson of Shelbyville, 7 to 0.  Tyler will now wrestle for 5th place this afternoon.

Vandals Dalton Blankenship wins in wrestleback semis, now wrestles for 3rd place


At 145, Dalton Blankenship defeated Wyatt Fox of Shelbyville, 3 to 2.  The win puts Dalton into the 3rd place match. 

3 Vandals wrestlers in wrestleback semi-finals


Three Vandals wrestlers are getting ready for the wrestleback semi-finals--all three already guaranteed top 6 finishes and still trying to get to 3rd place. 

At 145, Dalton Blankenship will wrestle Wyatt Fox of Shelbyville in the wrestleback semi-finals

At 152, Tyler Dagen will wrestle Adam Hudson of Shelbyville in the wrestleback semi-finals

At 160, CJ Runkel will wrestle Jared

Vandals wrestling update-Tyler Dagen wins


At 152, Tyler Dagen defeated Curtin VanWinkle of Mercer County, 6 to 4, to advance to the wrestleback semi-finals.  This assures Tyler of a top 6 finish.  Dagen will face Adam Hudson of Shelbyville in the wrestleback semi-finals.

Vandals wrestling update-Blankenship wins


At 145, Dalton Blankenship defeated Gabe McKinley of El Paso-Gridley, 7 to 2, to move into the wrestleback semi-finals--which guarantees Blankenship a top 6 finish.  Dalton will face Wyatt Fox of Shelbyville in the wrestleback semi-finals.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of February 22nd goes to Vandals wrestlers Trevor Philpot, Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey, Dalton Blankenship, Tyler Dagen, CJ Runkel, Seth Purcell and Bobby Bradley for advancing to this weekend's Individual State Tournament. 

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CJ Runkel falls in semi-finals, 3 Vandals wrestlers in wrestlebacks this morning


At 160, CJ Runkel lost to Quincy Kalkbrenner of Lena-Winslow, 16 to 3, in the semi-finals last night.  CJ now awaits the winner of the wrestleback quarterfinal match between Chase Thurman of Stanford Olympia and Nick Hawkins of Wilmington (CJ defeated Hawkins on Friday in the quarterfinals 5 to 4)

At 145, Dalton Blankenship will wrestle this morning in the wrestleback quarterfinals, as he

Vandals win OT thriller, other HS basketball scores


Collin Nestleroad had 24 points and Colton Woolsey had 22 points, 16 of those in the 4th quarter and OT, as the Vandals pulled out a 61 to 60 win in overtime over Carlinville on Senior Night.  The Vandals never led in regulation, only able to tie the game two times--with the last one being at the end of the 4th quarter.  With the win, the Vandals improve to 8-18 on the season. 

Dalton Blankenship, Tyler Dagen win first WB matches


At 145, Dalton Blankenship was a winner by default in his first wrestleback match.  Dalton nows moves to the wrestleback quarterfinals where he will take on Gabe McKinley of El Paso-Gridley

At 152, Tyler Dagen defeated Andrew Liaromatis of Wilmington, 4-3 in OT.  Tyler now moves to the wrestleback quarterfinals where he will face Curtis VanWinkle of Mercer County

Vandals wrestling update-CJ Runkel into semi-finals


At 106, Joey Rivera of Coal City lost, so no wrestlebacks for Trevor Philpot

At 113, Dylan Carey of Normal U-High lost, so no wrestlebacks for Chaston Womack

At 120, Justin Kinney of Monmouth-Rosevill lost, so no wrestlebacks for Ryne Lipsey

At 145, Jake Snow of Newman Central Catholic won and is into the semi-finals, so Dalton Blankenship will get a shot to wrestleback to 3rd

Vandals wrestlers get back at it this morning


~~Vandals wrestlers will get back into action this morning at the Individual State Tournament in Champaign.
Vandals results in the preliminary round of Individual State Tournament on Thursday

 106- Trevor Philpot lost by fall at 2:24 to Joey Rivera of Coal City
 113- Chaston Womack lost 8 to 4 to Dylan Carey of Normal U-High
 120- Ryne Lipsey lost by fall at 1:11 to Justin

Senior night tonight for Vandals


~The Vandals will honor their 5 Seniors tonight in their final regularly scheduled home game of the year.  The Vandals actually have a home game for tomorrow afternoon, as well, but that was a re-scheduled game with Pana that was snowed out earlier in the year—so tonight remains Senior night.  The Vandals come into tonight's action at 7-18 on the year and will take on the

Runkel and Dagen to quarterfinals, other wrestlers at state wait on wrestlebacks


Vandals results in the preliminary round of Individual State Tournament

106- Trevor Philpot lost by fall at 2:24 to Joey Rivera of Coal City
113- Chaston Womack lost 8 to 4 to Dylan Carey of Normal U-High
120- Ryne Lipsey lost by fall at 1:11 to Justin Kinney of M-R
145-Dalton Blankenship lost 10 to 0 to Jake Snow of Newman Central Catholic
152-Tyler Dagen won 6 to 5 beating Austin Herdick

Vandals wrestling update-Purcell and Bradley fall in preliminaries


At 170, Seth Purcell lost to Nick Williams of Erier, 7 to 6.

At 195, Bobby Bradley lost to Pierre Pelley of Walther Lutheran, 8 to 2.

Vandals wrestling update-Dagen and Runkel both win


At 152, Tyler Dagen was a 6 to 5 winner over Austin Herdick of St. Joe-Ogden

At 160, CJ Runkel was an 11 to 3 winner over Austin Keller of Morrison

Wrestling update-Dalton Blankenship falls in preliminary match


At 145, Dalton Blankenship lost to Jake Snow of Newman Central Catholic, 10 to 0. 

Vandals wrestlers update-Philpot, Womack and Lipsey fall in prelminary matches


At 106, Trevor Philpot lost in his preliminary match to Joey Rivera of Coal City.  Trevor lost by fall in 2:24

At 113, Chaston Womack lost to Dylan Carey of Normal U-High, 8 to 4. 

At 120, Ryne Lipsey lost to Justin Kinney of M-R by fall in 1:11

 

8 Vandals wrestlers begin run today at individual state tournament


~Eight Vandals wrestlers will begin their state tournament run today at the Individual State Tournament in Champaign. 

At 106, Trevor Philpot will wrestle Joey Rivera of Coal City
At 113, Chaston Womack will take on Dylan Carey of Normal U High
At 120, Ryne Lipsey will take on Justin Kinney of Monmouth-Roseville
At 145, Dalton Blankenship will wrestle Jake Snow of Newman Central

Vandals fall at Roxana, other boys HS basketball scores


The Vandals suffered a rough loss in their final road game of the regular season.  The Vandals fell behind early and never recovered, as they fall at Roxana, 74 to 44, to the Shells.  The Vandals fall to 7-18 on the season.  The Vandals will host Carlinville on Friday night for Senior Night and then play a makeup game versus Pana at home on Saturday afternoon. 

Other

Vandals on road tonight to begin final week of regular season


~The Vandals play their final road game of the regular season tonight, as they will travel to Roxana.  The Vandals will come into tonight's game at 7-17 on the season—coming off a loss to Piasa Southwestern on Friday at home.  The Vandals will see Roxana again in just eight days, as the two teams will meet in the semi-finals of the Wood River Regional next Wednesday. 

8 Vandals wrestlers qualify for state, CJ Runkel wins sectional championship


106-Trevor Philpot takes 4th place to qualify for State Tournament.  Trevor now 27-18 on the season

113-Chaston Womack take 2nd place to qualify, losing by fall in the championship match.  Chaston is now 34-11 on the season.

120-Ryne Lipsey takes 4th place to qualify for state and is now 37-10 on the year

145-Dalton Blankenship takes 4th place to qualify for State

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of February 15th is the Vandals wrestling team.  The Vandals this past weekend won the team regional title, their 20th consecutive regional championship.  Individually, 9 Vandals wrestlers won regional titles and 13 advanced on to the sectional tournament.

Your Athlete of the Week is brought to you each week by Pro

Nine Vandals wrestlers in semis at Individual Sectional, full Friday results


At Robinson Sectional on Friday

106-Trevor Philpot lost in his first round match.  Now wrestles Andrew Dori of Belleville Althoff

113-Chaston Womack won by fall in first match.  Now into semi-finals and will wrestler Ty Durbin of Litchfield

120-Ryne Lipsey won 14 to 7 in Friday night match.  Now into semi-finals and will wrestle Jarrid Braunagel of Belleville

Vandals fall to Piasa SW, other HS basketball scores


Piasa SW 69, Vandals 45
-Vandals 7-17 on the season, play at Roxana Tuesday night

Altamont 57, St. Elmo-Brownstown 50

Litchfield 57, Carlinville 50

Breese Central 60, Greenville 54

Alton Marquette 64, Roxana 43

Nokomis 45, Hillsboro 25

Carlyle 60, Columbia 47

Dieterich 57, Clay City 37

 

Vandals wrestlers get started in individual sectional


13 Vandals wrestlers will be battling this weekend to try and advance to the individual state tournament.  The Vandals are in Robinson for the individual sectional beginning tonight. 

Vandals at home tonight


~The Vandals are back at home tonight in South Central Conference.  The Vandals are coming off a lost, but a solid performance at T-Town on Tuesday night, and tonight will host Piasa Southwestern.  Game time tonight is set for about 7:30 pm.  We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 15 minutes before the game, on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available at

Girls HS basketball regional championship games


~At Vandalia 2A regional

T-Town 54, Greenville 43

At Altamont 1A regional

Effingham St. Anthony 36, Altamont 27
-3 point shooters advancing—Megan Kimberlin or Ramsey and Audrianna Pruett of BSE

At Nokomis 1A regional

Central A&M 57, Nokomis 55

Vandalia 8th grade boys season ends with loss in sectional


~The Vandalia Jr. High 8th grade team’s outstanding season has come to an end as the Vandals fall to Southwestern 45-41 in the 8-3A Sectional game. Vandalia led most of the first half including taking a one-point lead at the half on a Nathan Casey three at the buzzer. However, the offense was not there in the second half as Southwest was able to take the lead and hold off a furious run by

BSE, Ramsey girls both fall in regional semi-finals


~The season came to a close for Brownstown-St. Elmo and Ramsey girls basketball last night.  In the first semi-final game at the Altamont regional last night, Effingham St. Anthony was a 56 to 45 winner over Ramsey.  Kayla Zimmerman had 20 points for Ramsey in the loss.  In the second semi-final, Altamont was a 39 to 36 winner over BSE.  Molly Hill had 10 points in the loss

Vandalia 8th grade boys play in Sectional game at home tonight


~The Vandalia 8th grade boys basketball team will take their shot at reaching the state tournament tonight.  The 8th grade boys will host the Sectional game tonight, as they will take on Piasa Southwestern.  The Vandals 8th grade boys come in at 18-3 on the season, while Piasa Southwestern comes in at 22-2.  Game time tonight is set for 6 pm.  We will have the game for

Vandals fall at T-Town


~Despite a strong effort, especially in the 2nd half, the Vandals fall at T-Town on Tuesday night, 56 to 39.  The Vandals trailed by 16 at halftime, and quickly fell behind by 22 in the 3rd quarter.  But, the Vandals were able to cut that to an 11 point deficit in the 4th quarter, but were never able to get any closer.  The Vandals fall to 7-16 on the season.  They will host

Lady Vandals season ends with loss to T-Town girls


~The Lady Vandals season came to a close last night.  The Lady Vandals fell behind early and could never recover, as they fall to T-Town, 56 to 24 last night.  The Lady Vandals end their season at 7-22.  T-Town moves on to take on Greenville in the regional championship tomorrow night at Vandalia.  Greenville was a winner over Flora in the second semi-final game at Vandalia

Lady Vandals beat Newton, play T-Town girls tonight


~The Lady Vandals extended their season for at least one more day with a 47-39 win over Newton in the Class 2A Vandalia Regional. Vandalia won the tip-off and senior Randi Evans hit a quick three to give the Lady Vandals and setting the tone for the game. Holding leads of just one after the first and a lead of 2 at the half, the Lady Vandals ramped up their offense to pull out to a 31-25 lead

Ramsey, South Central girls win in regional action


~At the Bridgeport Regional

South Central 51, Oblong 47 in OT
-South Central is now 2-20 on the season.  They will play North Clay tonight

At the Altamont Regional

Ramsey 61, Dieterich 54
-Kate Jolliff with 32 points for Ramsey
-Ramsey will now play Effingham St. Anthony on Wednesday night at 6 pm

Vandals in action tonight at T-Town


~The Vandals return to action on the road tonight, as they will travel to Teutopolis.  The Vandals are coming off a 49 to 45 win over Staunton on the road Friday night, that improved them to 7-15 on the season.  Game time tonight is set for about 7:45 pm.  We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 15 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV and also

South Central boys basketball gets win


~Evan Langley had 15 points and Brett Harmeier added 11, as South Central picked up their second win of the year with a 50 to 44 win over Cisne in boys basketball action on Monday night.

Vandals Jr Wrestling results from this past weekend


~Vandalia Jr. Club was busy this weekend with members participating in several tournaments throughout Illinois.  The results are as follows:


SATURDAY, February 8, 2014

Hawk Challenge, Fairbury, IL
11 & 12 Year Olds
Jarek Wehrle - 1st
Tanner Swain - 2nd

SUNDAY, February 9, 2014

Spartan Rumble, Danville, IL
7 & 8 Year Olds
Logan Nance - 1st

11 & 12 Year Olds
Tanner Swain

Lady Vandals begin post-season play tonight


~Post-season play begins tonight for Lady Vandals basketball.  The Lady Vandals take on Newton tonight in the first game of the Vandalia regional.  The winner moves on to take on T-Town in the semi-finals.  Game time tonight from Vandalia High School will be about 7 pm.  And, we'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV and available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Vandals win 20th straight regional title-advance in 13 of 14 weight classes


The Vandals wrestlers easily captured their 20th straight regional title at home on Saturday.  The Vandals finished with a team total of 257.5 points, easily beating out second place Olney, who finished with 137.5 points.  As for individuals, the Vandals advanced wrestlers to the individual sectional in 13 of the 14 weight classes and took the championship in 9 weight

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of February 8th are Morgan Cripe, Brandy Protz, Kaityln Kershaw, Kylie Sellers, Randi Evans, and Megan Godoyo.  We take this time to honor the Lady Vandals Senior Basketball players, after their Senior night game on Friday--now heading into regional play.

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Vandals wrestlers go for 20th straight regional title at home today


The Vandals will look to make it 20 straight Regional Championships today at home.  The Vandals are hosting the wrestling regional for the first time since 1999, and will look to win their 20th straight regional title.  The Vandals are the strong favorite as the team, and have set a goal of working to advance every weight class to the individual sectional, which is next weekend in

Vandals pick up win at Staunton


It wasn't pretty, but it was a win for the Vandals on Friday night, as they won at Staunton, beating the Bulldogs, 49 to 45.  Colton Woolsey led the Vandals with 16 points, Collin Nestleroad had 11 points, and Wade Harre added 7 points and made a near game-saving play to keep a ball inbounds in the final 30 seconds, as the Vandals improve to 7-15 on the season.  The Vandals will be

Friday Night HS basketball scores


Vandals 49, Staunton 45

Greenville 61, Litchfield 48

Pana 97, Gillespie 65

Carlinville 63, Hillsboro 59

Patoka 70, Sandoval 57

Edinburg 62, Ramsey 47

Piasa SW 63, North Greene 53

Windsor 52, South Central 47

Nokomis 68, Bunker Hill 43

Lady Vandals fall on Senior night


The Lady Vandals fell to Carlinville on Senior Night, 39 to 26.  The Lady Vandals fall to 6-20 on the season.  They will next be in action on Monday at home in regional play, when they will take on Newton.  

Vandals wrestlers go for 20th straight regional title tomorrow at home


~Post-season begins for the Vandals wrestlers tomorrow.  The Vandals are hosting the regional tournament tomorrow.  The Vandals are the strong favorite in the regional and are looking to win their 20th consecutive regional championship tomorrow.  After that, the individual sectional will be at Robinson next weekend. 

Vandals 8th grade boys basketball wins regional championship


~The 8th Grade Vandalia Vandals are moving on in the postseason after defeating Greenville in the Class 8-3A Regional Championship 41-38. Vandalia got off to a quick start taking a 15-7 lead after the first quarter, only to lose the lead in the closing minute of the first half to trail Greenville heading into the locker room. Greenville went on a 6-0 run to start the second half increasing their

Vandals boys and girls basketball both in action tonight


~The Vandals will get back into action on the road tonight.  The Vandals will travel to Staunton tonight to take on the Bulldogs.  The Vandals come into tonight's action at 6-15 on the season.  Game time tonight is set for about 7:30 pm.  We'll have the game for you tonight on 107.1 FM WKRV, and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Lady Vandals basketball will

Vandalia 8th grade boys play for regional championship


~The Vandalia 8th grade boys basketball team will be gunning for a regional championship this evening.  The 8th grade boys will come into tonight's regional championship game at 17-3 on the season.  They will take on Greenville at Greenville tonight at 6 pm.  Vandalia was the top seed in the regional, while Greenville was the number 2 seed.  The winner advances to the
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