03:30pm CST, 01/30/15

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Fundraiser at County Market on Saturday morning


County Market in Vandalia will hold a Football Toss fundraiser on Saturday morning.  The fundraiser will be from 9 am to 11 am.  The toss will only cost $1 and you have a chance to win Madden 2015 for XBox.  The fundraiser hosted by County Market and Pepsi and will raise money for the Vandalia Sports Boosters.

Snow on the way this weekend, how much snow still up in the air


A storm system looks like it is bringing snow to the area this weekend. In a special statement from the National Weather Service they say although it is still too early to pin down exact snow totals, it appears that 4 to 6 inches of snow will be possible in areas such as northeast Missouri and west central Illinois. But, those amounts would decrease as you head south, with 1 to 3 inches of snow

Carl Rhodes, Linda Hanabarger win Abe Awards at Chamber annual banquet


Two individuals with a long list of accomplishments in giving back to the community were awarded with Abe Awards last night at the Vandalia Chamber of Commerce's annual banquet. Chamber Secretary Kelly Washburn presented the first Abe Award of the night to Reverend Carl Rhodes, who was very shocked and honored to receive the award.

 

Rhodes is the Pastor at the Northside Christian
LOCAL SPORTS

Vandals in action at home tonight


After a six day break, the Vandals return to action tonight as they will host Litchfield. The Vandals come in at 4-17 on the season and one of those losses was to Litchfield back in December, 51 to 44, at Litchfield. But, that was a game the Vandals struggled in the first half and rallied to take a lead in the 4th quarter before falling on the road. Game time for tonight is set for about 7:40 pm.

Lady Vandals defeat Roxana on Senior Night




The Lady Vandals closed out the home portion of their schedule with a 55-46 Senior Night win over Roxana on Thursday night. Prior to the Varsity game, Lady Vandals seniors Haley Cannon, Elizabeth Miller, Ashley Swain and Kelsey Swain were honored. And after the game, Coach Michelle McNary talking about her seniors.


Emma Meyer led the Lady Vandals in scoring with 22 points and had 6

Vandalia 7th grade boys basketball falls in regional championship to Greenville


Vandalia 42
Greenville  52

Thomas Ritchey 19 pts

Record 16-6
 

Vandalia Grad Going for First Coaching State Tournament Championship




Vandalia High School grad Laura Hobbie could possibly get her first state championship win this weekend. Hobbie is head coach of the Highland Middle School Lady Bullpups who will take on Fulton Jr. High School of O’Fallon in the SIJHSAA Class L State Championship on Saturday morning at Rend Lake College. The 16-4 Bullpups will look to reverse their fortune against Fulton who has

NTC Tournament from Thursday night, games tonight


NTC Tournament

Cowden-Herrick 64, Beecher City 36
-C-H will play in consolation championship on Saturday

Dieterich 51, St. Elmo-Brownstown 47
-Malachi Maxey 19 points
-SEB led in the 4th quarter, before Dieterich rallied for the win to remain undefeated

Tonight's games

Altamont vs. Neoga 6:15 pm (consolation bracket)
South Central vs. Effingham St. Anthony, 2nd game

Signup Now Available for St. Elmo-Brownstown Jr. Eagle Volleyball Program


The St. Elmo-Brownstown High School Volleyball team will be sponsoring a volleyball program for boys and girls in grades 1-6. This program will be held at the St. Elmo High School gymnasium on the following days:   Thursday, February 12th 5:30 &nda

NTC Tournament action--South Central wins


NTC Tournament from Wednesday

Effingham St. Anthony 39, Neoga 25

South Central 59, Altamont 50 OT
-Noah Powless 15 points
-South Central is now 8-12

Tonight's games

6:15 pm (consolation) Beecher City versus Cowden-Herrick
Game two (semi-finals) Dieterich versus St. Elmo-Brownstown
 

Senior Night tonight for the Lady Vandals


The Lady Vandals will honor their Seniors tonight and look to finish off their very strong January tonight versus Roxana. The Lady Vandals come into tonight's game at 14-11 overall on the season, but they are 7-2 in January-with tonight being their final January game. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the broadcast for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10

Vandals wrestlers fall at O'Fallon


The Vandals finished up their regular season dual team schedule on Wednesday with a loss at O'Fallon. The Vandals lost to O'Fallon, 51 to 13. Jarrett Paslay got a 4 to 1 win at 113, Ryne Lipsey got a 15 to 4 win at 126, and Luke Tessman got a 5 to 3 win at 132. Adam Palmer got a 2 to 1 win at 145. But, the Vandals had to forfeit at 4 different weight classes that kind of put the final

Boys HS basketball scores from 1-27


Patoka 68, Ramsey 47

Piasa Sw 66, Gillespie 51

CORL 62, Mulberry Grove 58

Sandoval 69, North Clay 61

Odin 88, Lovejoy 52

Mount Zion 64, T-Town 55

Vandals wrestlers final regular season dual team match this evening


The Vandals will wrestle in their final dual team match of the regular season tonight.  The Vandals will head to O'Fallon this evening at 6 pm to take on former Vandals Coach Glen Exton.  The Vandals are 24-7 overall on the year in dual team action.  The Vandals wrap up the regular season this weekend as they will wrestle at the Litchfield Tournament on Friday and Saturday.

Lady Vandals Win A Close One Over Greenville




The Lady Vandals were able to weather a late run by Greenville and pull out a 33-31 South Central Conference win on Tuesday night. After a very low scoring first half in which the Lady Vandals led 4-0 after the first quarter and 11-5 at the half, Greenville showed more life in the second half. Despite a 20-11 run by the Comets in the fourth quarter, the Lady Vandals pulled out the win and

Night two of the NTC Tournament, schedule for tonight


Night two of NTC Tournament

Dieterich 80, Beecher City 35

St. Elmo-Brownstown 76, Cowden-Herrick 55
-Landon Feezel 27 points
-SEB is 8-12 on the season

Tonight's games

Neoga vs. Effingham St. Anthony 6:15 pm

Altamont vs. South Central 20 mins after 1st game

Vandalia 7th grade boys wins in Regional semis-move to Championship


Regional Semifinal

Vandalia 60
Staunton 24

Thomas Ritchey 15 pts
Garrett Austin 15 pts
Matthew Wells 12 pts

Record 16-5 Next game thurs vs Greenville in Regional Championship
 

Former Lady Vandals Standout Hobbie Finding Success On the Sidelines




A former Lady Vandals standout basketball player is once again finding success in basketball, this time on the sidelines as a junior high girl’s basketball coach. Vandalia High School graduate Laura Hobbie is no stranger to success after being a part of a Lady Vandals team that went a combined 50-7 her junior and senior years which included a school history best 28-2 season in 2008-09

Lady Vandals fall to Litchfield, back in action tonight


The Lady Vandals fell in South Central Conference action last night. The Lady Vandals lost to Litchfield, 47 to 36, in action Monday night. The Lady Vandals fall to 13-11 on the season. The Lady Vandals are right back in action tonight as they will host Greenville and we will have the broadcast of tonight's game on WKRV. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for

Night one results from NTC Tournament


80th annual NTC Tournament

Beecher City 53, Windsor 50

Neoga 51, Stew-Stras 45

Tonight's games

Dieterich vs. Beecher City 6:15 pm

St. Elmo-Brownstown vs. Cowden-Herrick 20 minutes after 1st game
 

Vandals close gap, but fall to Wesclin


Trenton Wesclin 80, Vandals 70 Final
-Collin Nestleroad 18 points, Richie Well 16 points, Nathan Casey 15 points, Drake Dokey 11 points
-Vandals fall to 4-17 on the season.  They will be back in action on Friday night at home when they will host Litchfield

Vandals trail Wesclin at halftime


Trenton Wesclin 42, Vandals 31 Halftime
-Nathan Casey 12 points to lead Vandals at halftime
-Vandals with 11 first half turnovers
-Vandals lead early 9-4--then Wesclin went on a 17 to 2 run to take control of first half

Vandals wrestlers win two close dual team matches


The Vandals wrestlers came away with two tight dual team wins on the road Saturday.  The Vandals defeated Beardstown, 40 to 39, and defeated PORTA, 40 to 37, to move to 24-7 in dual team action on the season.  The Vandals have just one week of their regular season remaining--they will face O'Fallon on the road in dual team action on Wednesday and then go to the LItchfield Tournament

Vandals fall in close one to Waterloo Gibault


Waterloo Gibault 71, Vandals 68 Final
-Vandals missed a three pointer as time expired that would have tied the game
-Collin Nestleroad 23 points, Nathan Casey 13 points
-Vandals are 4-16 on the season.  The Vandals will take on Trenton Wesclin at 6:30 pm this evening.

Vandals trail Gibault at halftime


Waterloo Gibault 38, Vandals 32 Halftime
-Collin Nestleroad 13 points, Kain DuFaux 7 points for the Vandals

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week




Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of January 24th are Emma Meyer, Makayla Tinker and Madelyn Hosick of Vandalia High School. Emma Meyer had games of 13, 8, 16 and 27 points in the four games of the Effingham Tournament to have an average of 16 points per game this week and was named to the All-Tournament Team.  Makayla Tinker averaged 12 points per game this week with games

Vandals play two today at Okawville Tournament


The Vandals will play two today at the Okawville Tournament.  The Vandals will take on Waterloo Gibault at 12:30 pm today and then will play Trenton Wesclin at 6:30 pm.  The Vandals are 4-15 on the season.  We will have the broadcast of both games on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also available on the iGO radio app.

Lady Vandals fall to Pana by 1, ends their 6 game winning streak




Lady Vandals Fall To Pana 47-46


Emma Meyer - 27 points, 6 rebounds


Madelyn Hosick – 8 points, 5 rebounds


Makayla Tinker – 7 points, 6 rebounds


Lady Vandals now 13-10 on the season and will play Monday at Litchfield

HS boys basketball scores from 1-23-15


South Central 66, Beecher City 53
-South Central is 7-12 on the season

St. Elmo-Brownstown 70, Mulberry Grove 65
-Brock Oberlink and Malachi Maxey 17 points each for SEB
-Damian Latham 26 points for MG

Effingham St. Anthony 52, Stew-Stras 44

CORL 64, Cowden-Herrick 48

Lady Vandals Get 6th Win In A Row, Defeat Effingham




The Lady Vandals stayed perfect in January winning their 6th in a row after defeating host Effingham 39-30 on Thursday night. After trailing just twice in the first quarter, the Lady Vandals would hold a 14-12 lead at halftime. Starting the second half, Makayla Tinker would come out and hit four of her first five shots to help increase the Vandalia lead which they would hold onto as they

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys both get wins over Litchfield


7th Grade

Vandalia 47
Litchfield 14

Thomas Ritchey 14 pts
Garrett Austin 13 pts

Record 15-5 
7th Grade is Co-Conference Champs with a 7-1 Conference Record with Greenville

8th Grade

Vandalia 53
Litchfield 38

Trevor Smalls 18 pts
Blake Morrison 15 pts
Devon Little 11 pts

Record 13-4
8th Grade 3 way tie for Conference Champs with a 6-2 Record with Hillsboro and

NTC Girls Tournament


NTC Girls Tournament

South Central 53, CHBC 46
-Abby Hahn with 29 points for SC
-SC girls are 6-12 on the season, they will play Altamont for Consolation Champ on Saturday at 4 pm

Neoga 64, Brownstown-St. Elmo 35
-Morgan Brown 20 points for BSE
-BSE will play Effingham St. Anthony for 3rd place at 5:30 pm on Saturday

Dieterich 47, Effingham St. Anthony 39
-Dieterich to championship

Lady Vandals play Effingham tonight


The Lady Vandals will try to keep their strong January going tonight, as they take on the host in the Effingham mid-winter tournament. The Lady Vandals have won 5 in a row, including their first two games in the Effingham tournament, with wins over Greenville and Centralia. The Lady Vandals take on Effingham tonight at 7:30 pm. We will have the broadcast of tonight's game, starting with the

Vandals wrestlers get win over Hillsboro


The Vandals got a fairly easy win last night, as they defeated Hillsboro in dual team action. The Vandals get the win, 54 to 6 over Hillsboro in the make up match last night. There was a total of 8 forfeits in the match, including three double forfeits. Jarrett Paslay got a win by fall at 113, Ryne Lipsey got a win by fall at 126, Dalton Blankenship got a win by fall at 160 and Jake Stewart got

Vandals fall to Okawville


The Vandals took an ugly loss on Wednesday night at the Okawville Invitational tournament. The Vandals lost to Okawville, 79 to 49. The Vandals fall to 4-15 on the season. The Vandals are off both tonight and tomorrow night but will play two games on Saturday. The Vandals will take on Waterloo Gibault at 12:30 pm and then take on Wesclin at 6:30 pm on Saturday night.

Vandals fall to Madison on first night of Okawville Tournament


The Vandals fall to Madison on their first night at the Okawville Tournament. The Vandals fall, 78 to 54, to Madison to fall to 4-14 on the season. Drake Dokey had 12 points, Richie Well had 11 points and Robby Lott had 9 points for the Vandals. The Vandals are right back in action tonight at 6 pm as they will take on Okawville. We will have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about

Lady Vandals beat Centralia, have won 5 in a row


The Lady Vandals extended their win streak to five games as they defeated Centralia 44-31 Tuesday night and moved to 2-0 in the Effingham Girls Round Robin Tournament. Vandalia took an early 12-7 lead and maintained that lead at halftime, going up 23-11. Keeping the defensive pressure going in the second half, the Lady Vandals continued to hold a 13 point lead at the end of three quarters and

Boys HS basketball scores from 1-20-15


Madison 78, Vandals 54

Neoga 47, South Central 37
-Harmeier 18 points for SC
-SC is 6-12 on the season

SEB 56, Windsor 40
-Landon Feezel 14 points for SEB
-SEB is 6-12 on the season

Dieterich 68, Oblong 58
-Dieterich is now 20-0 on the season

Patoka 76, Cowden-Herrick 68

Ramsey 50, Edinburg 35

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball get wins


7th Grade

Vandalia 41
Altamont Lutheran 18

Thomas Ritchey 12 pts

Record 14-5

8th Grade

Vandalia 53
Altamont Lutheran 38

Trevor Smalls 14 pts
Blake Morrison 10 pts

Record 12-4
 

Lady Vandals Win 5th In A Row, Go to 2-0 At Effingham Tournament


The Lady Vandals extended their win streak to five games as they defeated Centralia 44-31 Tuesday night and moved to 2-0 in the Effingham Girls Round Robin Tournament. Vandalia took an early12-7 lead and maintained that lead at halftime, going up 23-11. K

Vandals Fall To Madison 78-54 on Night One of Okawville Tournament


The Vandals fall to Madison 78-54 in their opening game of the Okawville Tournament Monday night. With the loss, the Vandals are now 5-13 on the season. They will return to action on Wednesday night as they take on host Okawville at the Okawville Tourname

Vandals in action tonight at Okawville tournament


The Vandals begin play tonight in the Okawville Tournament. The Vandals will begin play tonight in the mid-winter tournament as they will take on Madison. Game time is set for 6 pm this evening. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also available on the iGO radio app.

Lady Vandals get win on first night of Effingham Tournament


The Lady Vandals opened play in the Effingham Tournament on a good note. The Lady Vandals picked up a 49 to 42 win over Greenville in their first game of the tourney on Monday night. The Lady Vandals are now 11-9 on the season and they have won 4 in a row. The Lady Vandals are back in action tonight at 6 pm as they will take on Centralia in night two of the Effingham tournament.

NTC Girls basketball Tournament


At NTC Girls Basketball Tournament

Brownstown-St. Elmo 46, Altamont 33
-Kyrstyn Fitch 14 points, Morgan Brown 13 points
-BSE now moves to the semi-finals versus Neoga Thursday at 7 pm

Effingham St. Anthony 47, CHBC 22

Dieterich 47, South Central 22
-SC will play CHBC on Thurs at 5 pm in Consolation bracket

Lady Vandals in action tonight


The Lady Vandals begin play tonight in the Effingham Invitational Tournament. The Lady Vandals will take on Greenville this evening at 6 pm at Effingham. The Lady Vandals are 10-9 on the season and have won three in a row coming into tonight's game. We will have the broadcast of tonight's game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also on the iGO Radio App.

Vandals Wrestlers Go 2-1 in Dual Team Action on Senior Day


The Vandals wrestlers went 2-1 at home Saturday as they celebrated Senior Day. Prior to the start of the first match of the morning, seniors Jake Stewart, Adam Palmer, Dalton Blankenship, Ryne Lipsey and Errol Walker were honored as well as stat girl Joha

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of January 17th are Jake Stewart and Richie Well of Vandalia High School. Jake took the title in the 182 pound weight class at the Princeton Invitational Tournament this past week---which is one of the toug

High School Boys Basketball Scores from 1-16-15


Patoka defeated St. Elmo-Brownstown 57-47 For SEB: Malachi Maxey 13 points; Landon Feezel, Brock Oberlink and Kyle Hardimon - 8 points each For Patoka: Dylan Back 24 points, Tyler Back 18 points SEB is now 5-12 season (1-2 in EIC) South Cental Falls to D

Vandals fall to Greenville


Greenville 73, Vandals 46 Final
-Richie Well 14 points, Collin Nestleroad 10 points
-Jacob Hall 20 points, Will Schaufelberger 17 points (5 three pointers)
-Vandals fall to 4-13, Greenville improves to 16-2 on the season

Vandals trail Greenville by halftime


Greenville 32, Vandals 22 Half
-Richie Well 8 points
-Jacob Hall 11 points For GVL

Vandals host Greenville tonight


The Vandals are back at home tonight to take on a South Central Conference rival. The Vandals will host the Greenville Comets tonight. Greenville comes into tonight's game at 15-2 on the season while the Vandals are 4-12. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available

Lady Vandals defeat Pana at home




The Lady Vandals were left with a bit of a salty taste in their mouths after a December overtime loss to Pana, but got some revenge Thursday night defeating the Lady Panthers at home, 41-27, and extending their current win streak to three games. After taking a 21-9 lead at halftime, the Lady Vandals opened up the second half with a 7-2 run to extend their lead and then had to fend off a late

Vandals wrestlers beat Highland, fall to Litchfield, in dual team action


The Vandals split their dual team matches on Thursday night at Litchfield.  The Vandals got a 51 to 21 win over Highland.  Jarrett Paslay got a win by fall at 113, Chaston Womack was a 6 to 4 winner at 120, Ryne Lipsey was a winner by fall at 126, Luke Tessman was a winner by fall at 138 and Jake Stewart was a winner by fall in just 36 seconds at 182. 

The Vandals lost to

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball both get wins


7th Grade

Vandalia  47
Hillsboro 24

Thomas Ritchey 17 pts
Garrett Austin 10 pts

Record 13-5

8th Grade

Vandalia 51
Hillsboro 48

Devon Little 20 pts
Trevor Smalls 13 pts
Blake Morrison 11 pts

Record 11-4

Lady Vandals host Pana tonight


The Lady Vandals will try to keep their recent winning streak alive as they will host Pana tonight. The Lady Vandals are 9-9 overall and have won both of their games so far in 2015. They take on Pana tonight in South Central Conference action. The Lady Vandals lost in overtime at Pana back last month, in a game with quite a bit of controversy at the end of regulation. The JV gets started at 6 pm

Vandals wrestlers on road tonight


The Vandals wrestlers continue their busy week as they will travel to Litchfield tonight. The Vandals will face both Litchfield and Highland in dual team action tonight, with the matches getting underway at 6 pm. The Vandals are 18-5 in dual team action this season. The Vandals will be at home on Saturday morning, when they will take on Monticello, Murphysboro and Robinson and it will be Senior

Vandals get late 3 pointer to get win


Richie Well hit a 3 pointer with about 5 seconds left in the game to lift the Vandals to a 56 to 55 win over Altamont at home on Tuesday night. The play was set up by a missed free throw.

 

After starting the year off 0-8, the Vandals have went 4-4 in their last 8 games. Collin Nestleroad had 19 points and Richie Well had 17 points for the Vandals. Ryan Armstrong had 19 points for

Vandals wrestlers roll to two more dual team wins


The Vandals wrestlers rolled to two dual team wins on the road on Tuesday, defeating both Carlinville and East Alton-Wood River.  In the EAWR match, Jarrett Paslay got a win by fall at 113, Chaston Womack got a win by fall at 120, Luke Tessman got a 5 to 2 win at 132, Logan Sullens got a win by fall at 138 and Jake Stewart got a win by fall at 182---with a lot of other forfeits in the

Boys HS basketball scores from 1-13-15


Vandals 56, Altamont 55
-Richie Well 3 pointer with 5 secs left

SEB 45, Ramsey 44
-Brock Oberlink rebound putback at buzzer for win for SEB

South Central 50, Stew-Stras 39
Harmeier 15 points for SC

Nashville 55, Greenville 49
Mater Dei 61, Piasa SW 41
Dieterich 50, Olney 46
T-Town 82, Mattoon 53
Effingham SA 73, Neoga 26
Gillespie 59, Hillsboro 52
Litchfield 46, EAWR 41
Metro East Lutheran 67, Staunton 58
Newton 47, Shelbyville 42
Odin

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball both fall to Greenville


7th Grade

Vandalia  26
Greenville  39

Thomas Ritchey 12 pts
Matthew Wells 12 pts

Record 12-5

8th Grade

Vandalia  31
Greenville 50

Record 10-4

 

Vandals get 3 pointer with 5 secs left to get the win


Vandals 56, Altamont 55 Final
-Richie Well hits a 3 pointer with 5 secs left
-Collin Nestleroad 19 points, Richie Well 17 points
-Ryan Armstrong 19 points for Altamont
Vandals are 4-12, Altamont is 10-5

Vandals trails Altamont at halftime


Altamont 37, Vandals 26 Halftime
-Armstrong 12 points for ALT
-Nestleroad 9 points for Vandals

St. Elmo-Brownstown Jr. High Boys Basketball Results


Thursday, January 8 7th Grade: SEB beat Windsor 21-16 Andy Goldsborough - 11 points 8th Grade: SEB beat Windsor 39-31 Clayton Aderman - 15 points Nate Philpot - 13 points Monday, January 12 7th Grade: SEB lost to Neoga 38-30 Jace McWhorter - 10 points

Lady Vandals down South Central




The Lady Vandals made it two in a row, beating South Central 53-36 at home Monday night. After leading 25-15 at halftime, Vandalia outscored South Central 22-2 in the third quarter to extend their lead and put the game away. And Lady Vandals coach Michelle McNary says the team is beginning to find the different player combinations and defensive schemes that are working for them to start the

Vandals at home tonight versus Altamont


The Vandals get back in action tonight as they will be at home to take on the Altamont Indians. The Vandals are 3-12 on the season, coming off their loss to Pinckenyville on Saturday night. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and

Vandals wrestlers on road tonight


The Vandals wrestlers, coming off their strong showing at Princeton over the weekend, are back in action tonight on the road. The Vandals will travel to Carlinville tonight as they will take on Carlinville and East Alton-Wood River. The Vandals are 16-5 in dual team action this year. Their matches will get underway at Carlinville at 6 pm tonight.

Vandals with strong showing at tough Princeton Tournament


Some wrestling folks refer to the Princeton Invitational Tournament as "Mini State" but it may actually be tougher than that, with larger schools also participating in the event---and the Vandals had a strong showing in the event this Friday and Saturday.  As a team, the Vandals took 4th out of 33 teams.  Jake Stewart took the title at the 182 pound weight class--the

3 Vandals wrestlers into finals at Princeton Invitational Tournament


Three Vandals wrestlers have advanced to the finals in their weight class at the always tough Princeton Tournament.  Dalton Blankenship at 152 pounds, Jake Stewart at 182 and Bobby Bradley at 195 all were winners in the semi-finals to move onto the championship matches in their weight class.

Vandals Fall To Pinckneyville 67-47


The Vandals fell to Pinckneyville 67-47 in the nightcap of a girls-boys basketball doubleheader. After finding themselves tied after the first quarter, the Vandals were outscored 19-14 in the 2nd quarter to trail 30-25 at the half and then saw that deficit grow as Pinckneyville outscored the Vandals 37-22 in the second half. Colin Nestleroad and Richie Well led the Vandals in scoring with 16 each

Lady Vandals get win over Pinckneyville


The Lady Vandals picked up a 50-38 win over Pinckneyville, 50-38, in the second game of four at Vandalia High School this afternoon/evening. The Lady Vandals took an early 13-9 lead after the first quarter and would push that lead to 23-14 af the half. The Lady Vandals would not allow Pinckneyville to get any closer than 9 points in the second half en route to the win. Emma Meyer led the Lady

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of January 9th is Adam Palmer of Vandalia High School.  On Wednesday in the Vandals home quad, Adam went 3-0 on the night.  He had a win by fall in 49 seconds at 152, and wins by fall in :58 and 1:41 at 145, to roll up his three big wins on the night. 

Your Athlete of the Week is brought to you by Pro Wire.

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Boys HS basketball scores from 1-9-15


Vandals 61, EAWR 57
-Richie Well 14 points, Drake Dokey and Nathan Casey 13 points each

St. Elmo-Brownstown 41, Stew-Stras 31

Cisne 57, South Central 39

Greenville 58, Roxana 28

Litchfield 68, Hillsboro 51

CORL 57, Beecher City 39

Carlyle 40, Red Bud 27

Nashville 50, Pinckneyville 38

Dieterich 67, Altamont 51
 

Vandals with six wrestlers in winners bracket at Princeton Tournamnent


The Vandals have six wrestlers in the quarterfinals for Day Two of the tough Princeton Tournament.  The Vandals are 10th overall as a team out of 33 teams participating in the event. 

106-Trevor Philpot won his first match, lost his 2nd match and is into wrestlebacks today

113-Jarrett Paslay lost in his first match and is into wrestlebacks today

120-Chaston Womack had a bye

Vandals defeat EAWR


Vandals 61, EAWR 57 Final
-Richie Well 14 points, Drake Dokey and Nathan Casey 13 points
-Vandals improve to 3-11 on the season

Vandals lead at halftime


Vandals 33, EAWR 30 Halftime
-Richie Well, Collin Nestleroad, Drake Dokey all with 9 points

Vandals on road tonight


We will have basketball action tonight on WKRV. The Vandals will play their first game in 2015 tonight as they will travel to East Alton-Wood River to take on the Oilers. The Vandals are 2-11 on the season while EAWR is 4-8 on the year. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV,

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys get wins


7th grade

Vandalia  46
Litchfield  18

Thomas Ritchey 21 pts

Record (12-4)

8th Grade

Vandalia    62
Litchfield    31

Blake Barth 15 pts
Trevor Smalls 13 pts

Record. (10-3)

Vandals wrestlers roll to three dual team wins at home


The Vandals went 3-0 in their home quad on Wednesday evening.  In their first match of the evening, they defeated Belleville East, 42 to 18.  The Vandals got wins from Trevor Philpot at 106, Jarrett Paslay at 113, James Crawford at 120, Chaston Womack by fall at 126, Wyatt Goade at 145, Adam Palmer by fall in 49 seconds at 152, Dalton Blankenship by tech fall at 170 and Matt Ledbetter

Vandals wrestlers at home tonight, will have first match on WKRV


We will have wrestling action this evening on WKRV. The Vandals will host a quad this evening that gets underway at 5 pm. We will broadcast the first match tonight as the Vandals will wrestle Belleville East. Time for the first match is set for just about 5 pm. And, we'll have the broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also on the iGO Radio App. After the

Boys HS basketball scores from 1-6-15


Central A & M 70, St. Elmo-Brownstown 54
-Kyle Hardimon 12 points

Patoka 55, Cisne 35

Sandoval 69, Ramsey 46

Altamont 70 Shelbyville 57

Cowden-Herrick 70, Mulberry Grove 54

Mattoon 67, Pana 49

Greenville 51, Piasa SW 38

Beecher City 73, Martinsville 29

Nokomis 46, Litchfield 42

Dieterich 52, Flora 47

Roxana 74, Lebanon 43

Staunton 66, North MAC 49

T-Town 88,

Girls HS Basketball scores from 1-5-15


Brownstown-St. Elmo 45, Altamont 38

Nokomis 43, Pana 35
-Ashley Schneider 20 points for Nokomis

Three Communities Competing To Host State Hoops Tourney


(Peoria, IL)  --  Three communities are in the running to host the Boys State High School Basketball Tournament next year.  Both the Peoria Civic Center and State Farm Center in Champaign placed bids for the hoops tourney.  Hoffman Estates is making a request for the 3A and 4A tournaments only.   Peoria's held the high school state tourney since the 1994

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of January 3rd are Ryne Lipsey, Collin Nestleroad, Richie Well and Emma Meyer.

Ryne Lipsey earned the 100th win of his High School wrestling career during the Vandals tournament in Danville this week.

Collin Nestleroad and Richie Well were both named to the Vandalia Holiday Tournament All Tournament Team.

Emma Meyer was named to the Mattoon

Vandals wrestlers battle thru rough day, go 2-3 on second day of New Years Chall


The Vandals had to battle thru on Tuesday at the New Years Challenge in Danville.  The Vandals lots one wrestler to a DQ and several other to injuries.  The Vandals started the day with a win over Normal U High, 54 to 8, but lost in their next match to Coal City, 48 to 27.  The Vandals then got a 44 to 27 win over Roxana but then lost to Auburn, 45-28 and lost to Wilmington, 45-27

Greenville wins their 1st VHT---All Tournament Team


The Greenville Comets won their first Vandalia Holiday Tournament title with a strong defensive effort as they beat the Flora Wolves, 46 to 32. 


All Tournament Team
Collin Nestleroad of the Vandals
Richie Well of the Vandals
Will Schaufelberger of Greenville
Jacob Hall of Greenville
Craig Faulkner of Greenville
Ryan Armstrong of Altamont
Tristan Wade of Shelbyville
Andrew

Vandalia Holiday Tournament scores-Day Four


VHT scores-Day Four

9th place game- Pana 62, St. Elmo-Brownstown 29 (Pana finishes 2-3, SEB finishes 0-5)

Vandals wrestlers beat Roxana at NY Challenge


The Vandals wrestlers are looking to battle their way to a fifth place finish at the New Years Challenge in Danville.  The Vandals just got a dual team win over Roxana, 44 to 27.  Next up for the Vandals is Auburn.

Vandals fall at NY Challenge--will battle for 5th place


The Vandals wrestlers lost in their second match of the day today at Danville, falling to Coal City, 48 to 27.  The Vandals now get into a battle for 5th place and will wrestle either Macomb or Beardstown.

Vandals wrestlers start with a win


The Vandals wrestlers started off their day with win today at Danville.  The Vandals defeated Normal U-High, 54 to 8.  The Vandals advance on in the tournament phase with the victory.

Lineup set for final day of VHT


It will be the Greenville Comets and the Flora Wolves in the Championship game of the 43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament tonight. Flora got to the title game by picking up a 55 to 50 win over Effingham St. Anthony last night. Greenville had already sealed their championship bid, but finished off pool play nicely with a big win over Pana in the final pool play game last night. The Vandals

After going 4-0 and winning their pool Monday, Vandals wrestlers take shot at wi


The Vandals wrestlers swept thru pool play on Monday at the New Years Challenge in Danville. The Vandals defeated St. Joseph-Ogden, 45 to 22, defeated Seneca, 66 to 15, beat Monmouth-Roseville, 54 to 24 and defeated Clifton Central, 52 to 31. With the sweep on Monday, the Vandals won their pool and advance on to competition today in the event, which includes 36 teams. The Vandals start today with

Lady Vandals finish 4th at Mattoon Holiday Tournament


After starting off with two wins on the first day, the Lady Vandals ended their run at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament on a bit of a sour note. The Lady Vandals fell to Mattoon, 55 to 46, in the 3rd place game last night—taking fourth place and going 2-3 in the tournament. The Lady Vandals are now 7-8 overall on the season. They are off until Thursday, January 8th when they will play at

Dieterich boys and girls Holiday Tournaments


Dieterich Holiday Tournament

 

Girls

 

7th place game-North Clay 48, CHBC 41

 

5th place game-Brownstown-St. Elmo 59, South Central 51

-Morgan Brown 19 points for BSE

-Abby Hahn 19 points for SC

 

3rd place game-Casey-Westfield 53, Arcola 39

 

Championship-Newton 57, Dieterich 41

 

---Morgan Brown of BSE and Abby Hahn of SC

Tuesday matchups for final day of 43rd annual VHT


2 pm (ninth place)-Pana versus St. Elmo-Brownstown--broadcast on WKRV

3:30 pm (seventh place)-South Central versus Maroa-Forsyth--broadcast on WKRV

5 pm (fifth place)-Vandals versus Shelbyville--broadcast on WKRV

6:30 pm (third place)-Altamont versus Effingham St. Anthony

8 pm (championship)-Greenville versus Flora--broadcast on WKRV
 

Vandals get big win over SEB, will play for 5th at VHT


Collin Nestleroad had 19 points and Richie Well added 15 points on 5 three pointers as the Vandals got a 65 to 39 win over St. Elmo-Brownstown.  The Vandals go 2-2 in pool play and will play for 5th place in the Vandalia Holiday Tournament tomorrow afternoon at 5 pm.  For SEB, they go 0-4 in pool play and will play for 9th place tomorrow at 2 pm.

Lady Vandals Set To Face Mattoon in 3rd Place Game of Mattoon Holiday Tournament


The Lady Vandals will have a chance to secure their best finish in several years at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament as they are set to take on host Mattoon in the Third Place Game at 6:00. Tip-off will be in about 25 minutes.

Vandals wrestlers go 4-0 in their pool at Danville Tournament


The Vandals wrestlers have swept their pool today at the New Years Challenge in Danville.  The Vandals are wrestling in Pool F at the 36 team tournament in Danville.  The Vandals have gotten dual team wins over St. Joseph-Odgen, 45 to 22, and over Seneca, 66 to 15, and over Monmouth-Roseville 54-24. The Vandals finished off the sweep with a 52 to 31 win over Clifton Central.

43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament-Day Three scores


Day Three from the Vandalia Holiday Tournament


Altamont 57, South Central 49

43rd annual VHT Day Three underway this morning






The 43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament continues for Day Three today. Today's schedule---

 

11 am- Altamont versus South Central-will have the broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV

12:30 pm- St. Elmo-Brownstown versus Maroa-Forsyth-will have the broadcast on on 107.1 FM WKRV

3:30 pm- South Central versus Shelbyville-Will have the broadcast on 107.1 FM

Vandals wrestlers in action in Danville today


The Vandals wrestlers are back in action today in Danville. The event is what has been called the St. Thomas More New Years Challenge in the past, but had to be moved from Huff Hall this year because of renovations at Huff. Today the Vandals will wrestle Clifton Central, St. Joseph-Ogden, Monmouth-Roseville and Seneca. If the Vandals win their pool, they will then get to wrestle in the next round

Lady Vandals play for third at Mattoon Tournament


The Lady Vandals will play for a trophy this evening at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament. After falling to Mattoon earlier in the day on Saturday, the Lady Vandals lost on Saturday night to Galesburg, 76 to 59. The Lady Vandals are now 2-2 in the tournament and will play Mattoon for 3rd place at 6 pm tonight. And, we'll have the broadcast for you on 104.7 FM WPMB and available streaming at

VHT records for Pools thru 2 days


Thru two days of the 43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament

Pool A- Greenville 3-0, South Central 1-1, Pana 1-2, Shelbyville 1-2, Altamont 1-2

Pool B- Effingham St. Anthony 3-0, Flora 3-0, Vandals 1-2, St. Elmo-Brownstown 0-2, Maroa-Forsyth 0-3

 

Vandals fall in heartbreaker to Flora


A lay up with 3 seconds left, after a turnover by the Vandals, gave the Flora Wolves a 68 to 66 victory over the Vandals on Night Two of the Vandalia Holiday Tournament.  The Vandals had a shot to win it with 8 seconds left, but turned it over.  And, then turned it over with a chance to tie in the final seconds.  With the win, Flora is now 3-0 in pool play thru two days while the

Lady Vandals fall to Mattoon


The Lady Vandals fall to Mattoon, 60 to 33, this afternoon in their final pool play game at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament.  In their "crossover" game, the Lady Vandals (2-1 in pool play) will take on Galesburg (3-0 in pool play in other pool) at 8:30 pm tonight.  The Lady Vandals will then find out when they will play on Monday.

Lady Vandals - Day 2 of Mattoon Holiday Tournament


The Lady Vandals are set to begin action on Day Two of the Mattoon Girls Holiday Tournament as they face off with Mattoon at 11:30a.m. The winner of the game will take first place in Pool A and will play second place winner of Pool B, Salem, later today w

Vandalia Holiday Tournament Day Two scores


Day Two of the Vandalia Holiday Tournament


Saturday, December 27th

South Central 43, Pana 41 

Vandalia Holiday Tournament Day One Scores and schedule for Day Two


Vandalia Holiday Tournament


Scores from Day One

Greenville 61, South Central 37
Vandals 74, Maroa-Forsyth 63
Effingham St. Anthony 52, St. Elmo-Brownstown 34
Shelbyville 60, Pana 55
Flora 67, Maroa-Forsyth 49
Greenville 55, Altamont 38
Effingham St. Anthony 74, Vandals 59

Day Two Schedule

9:30 am South Central vs. Pana--will have broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV
11 am-St.

Lady Vandals 2-0 after first day of Mattoon Holiday Tournament


The Lady Vandals had a strong first day at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament.  The Lady Vandals started off the day with a 50 to 29 win over Decatur MacArthur and closed out their day with a 43 to 35 win over Effingham St. Anthony.  The Lady Vandals are now 2-0 in pool play and will finish up pool play this morning at 11:30 when they take on Mattoon.  That result will determine where

Dieterich Holiday Tournament-Day One scores boys and girls


Dieterich Holiday Tournament

Day One-Boys

Dieterich 63, Beecher City 37
Arcola 64, North Clay 27
Oblong 71, Red Hill 62
CORL 51, Newton 43 2OT
Arcola 57, Red Hill 43
Dieterich 64, CORL 42

Day One-Girls

Dieterich 44, CHBC 10
Newton 65, South Central 26
-Abby Hahn 14 points for SC
Arcola 36, North Clay 33
Casey-Westfield 49, Brownstown-St. Elmo 42
-Morgan Brown 15 points for

Vandalia Holiday Tournament Day One Scores


Day One Scores-Friday, December 26th


Greenville 61, South Central 37

Vandals 74, Maroa-Forsyth 63

 
 
Effingham St. Anthony 52, St. Elmo-Brownstown 34

Shelbyville 60, Pana 55

Flora 67, Maroa-Forsyth 49

Greenville 55, Altamont 38
 

Lady Vandals win, go 2-0 in pool play on Day One of Mattoon Tournament


Lady Vandals 43, Effingham St. Anthony 35 Final


Lady Vandals are 2-0 in pool play at Mattoon Holiday Tournament.  They will play Mattoon at 11:30 Saturday morning.

Lady Vandals cruise to win in opener of Mattoon Holiday Tournament


Lady Vandals 50, Decatur MacArthur 29 Final

Lady Vandals back in action at 6 pm when they will take on Effingham St. Anthony.  We will have the broadcast on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com

Lady Vandals Set For Play In Mattoon Tournament -Live Updates- Tip-Off vs. Decat


The 5-6 Lady Vandals begin play in the Mattoon Girls Basketball Tournament versus the 0-9 Decatur MacArthur Lady Generals in the 1:00 game.

43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament underway today


The 43rd annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament is underway today with games getting started at 9:30 am this morning.  Our broadcast schedule for today: 

9:30 am South Central vs. Greenville
11am Vandals vs. Maroa-Forsyth
12:30 pm St. Elmo-Brownstown vs. Effingham St. Anthony
8 pm Vandals vs. Effingham St. Anthony

All four games today on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at

Lady Vandals begin play in Mattoon Holiday Tournament, games on WPMB


The Lady Vandals will begin play in the 36th annual Mattoon Holiday Tournament today.  The Lady Vandals will play in the final game of Session A, as they will take on Decatur MacArthur at 1 pm today.  The Lady Vandals will then turn around and play at 6 pm this evening when they will take on Effingham St. Anthony.  We will have the broadcast of both games today on 104.7

43rd annual VHT gets started on Friday morning


The 43rd edition of the Vandalia Holiday Tournament is set to get underway this Friday morning. The Vandals, still looking for their first win of the season at 0-8, are the 10 seed for the first time in at least two decades. Greenville is the number one seed, Effingham St. Anthony is the two seed, Flora the #3 seed and Pana is the four seed. Going thru the seeds, Shelbyville is five, St.

Altamonts wins 55th SEHT---all final results and All Tournament Team


Championship Game-Altamont 45,Cowden-Herrick 37

3rd place game-Okaw Valley 53, Ramsey 36

5th place game-Mulberry Grove 56, St. Elmo-Brownstown 49

7th place game-South Central 56, Beecher City 43


All-Tournament Team Members
Second Team:
Evan Langley-South Central
Brady Black-Ramsey
Ty James-Mulberry Grove
Devon Still-Okaw Valley
Konner Blackerby-Cowden-Herrick

First

Vandals wrestlers roll in night of action at Missouri tournament


The Vandals wrestlers rolled to three dual team wins on Friday evening in their Missouri tournament.  The Vandals defeated St. Claire, Missouri, 61 to 6.  They won a tight one over Kirkwood, Missouri, 35 to 34, and defeated Whitfield, Missouri, 35 to 30.  The Vandals are now 7-2 in dual team action this season and they are off until December 29th when they will travel to

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of December 20th are the Vandals wrestlers.  On Saturday, the Vandals rolled to dual team victories over Herrin, LeRoy and Oakwood and rolled to 4-2 on the dual team season. 

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Schedule today for final day of 55th annual St. Elmo Holiday Tournament


3 pm (7th place game)-- Beecher City vs South Central

4:30 pm (Cons Champ)-- St. Elmo-Brownstown vs Mulberry Grove

6 pm(3rd place game)-- Okaw Valley vs Ramsey

7:30 pm (Championship game)-- Altamont vs Cowden-Herrick

All games broadcast on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also available on the iGO Radio app.

 

Altamont Beats Okaw Valley, Will Look to Defend Title Against Cowden-Herrick




The Altamont Indians will look to win their sixth St. Elmo Holiday Tournament title in 10 years as they beat Okaw Valley 48-47 Friday night to advance to the championship game. The Indians held a 12 point lead after the third quarter and had to survive a last minute comeback attempt by the Timberwolves to get back to the title game. Ryan Armstrong had 21 points and Klaiton Wolff tallied 12

Vandals fall at Litchfield--other area boys HS basketball scores


The Vandals struggled in the first half, recovered with a strong second half and took the lead at a couple of points during the fourth quarter.  But, they couldn't quite get over the hump as they lost at Litchfield on Friday night, 51 to 44.  Collin Nestleroad had 12 points to lead the Vandals, who are now 0-8 on their season and will be looking for their first win of the year in

Vandals fall to Litchfield


Litchfield 51, Vandals 44
Litchfield is 6-3
Vandals now 0-8  Next up the VHT on December 26th

Vandals trail by 1 after 3 quarters


Litchfield 33, Vandals 32 after 3rd quarter
-Litch 6 turnovers in 3rd quarter

Vandals trail at halftime


Litchfield 25, Vandals 14 at halftime
-Collin Nestleroad 8 points
-Vandals have 12 turnovers

Vandals trail after 1 quarter


Litchfield 14, Vandals 8
Vandals 7 turnovers

Lady Vandals fall in OT to Pana


The Lady Vandals lost a tough one on Thursday, falling in OT to Pana on the road.  The Lady Vandals had a basket at the end of regulation but it was waived off with what Lady Vandals Coach Michelle McNary said was a controverisal illegal screen foul against Makayla Tinker waived off the bucket.  It was also Tinker's 5th foul---taking her out of the game for OT.  Emma Meyer had

Cowden-Herrick moves to championship game of SEHT




The Cowden-Herrick Hornets will play for the title of the St. Elmo Holiday Tournament for the first time in 11 years after defeating Ramsey 43-35 in the first semifinal game Thursday night. The Hornets overcame an early 7 point deficit by way of a 25-14 run in the 2nd and 3rd quarters en route to the win. Konner Blackerby led Cowden-Herrick with 16 points and Colton Burrus added 11 points.

Area HS girls basketball scores


South Central 38, Webber Township 31
-Keely smith 14 points for SC
-SC is 4-6 overall and 1-2 in the NTC

Staunton 35, Nokomis 33
-Ashley Schneider 16 points for Nokomis
 

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys bball get wins


7th Grade

Vandalia 43
Pana  26

Thomas Ritchey 14 pts
Garrett Austin 13 pts

Record (11-4)

8th Grade

Vandalia 63
Pana 36

Trevor Smalls 16 pts
Devon Little 14 pts
Blake Barth 12 pts

Record (9-3)

Altamont, Okaw Valley win on Night Two of SEHT




The seeding order for the St. Elmo Holiday Tournament held true Wednesday night as the higher seeds prevailed in both games. In the first game of the night, second-seeded Altamont downed South Central 66-48. Altamont used a fast start to post a 20-9 lead at the end of the first quarter and maintained a ten point lead at halftime and at the end of the third quarter before heading to the 18

8 seed Ramsey pulls off upset on first night of SEHT




The first night of the St. Elmo Holiday Tournament started off with a bang as the eighth-seeded Ramsey Rams pulled off a 56-53 upset over host and top seed St. Elmo-Brownstown. Ramsey got out to a quick 20-8 lead after the first quarter and held a 10 point lead at the half. The Eagles began to chip away at the Rams lead, cutting their deficit to just 45-41 after three quarters and eventually

Vandals fall to Hillsboro in overtime


The Vandals are still searching for their first win of the season, but came come close on Tuesday night at home as they lost to Hillsboro in overtime, 67 to 62. The Vandals hung around with Hillsboro the entire game, before being able to tie the game with 10 seconds left in the 4th quarter. But, they couldn't sustain that in OT, as they were never able to gain the lead. Collin Nestleroad had

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys both get wins


7th grade

Vandalia 43
St Pats 5

Thomas Ritchey 19 pts
Garrett Austin 8 pts

Record (10-4) next Thurs vs Pana

8th grade

Vandalia 50
St Pats 48  OT

Trevor Smalls 18 pts
Devon Little 16 pts

Record (8-3)
 

Vandals fall in OT to HIllsboro


Hillsboro 67, Vandals 62 in OT
-Dylan Miller 28 points, 14 rebounds
-Collin Nestleroad 23 points

Vandals are 0-7, HIllsboro is 4-3

St. Elmo Holiday Tournament begins tonight


The 55th annual St. Elmo Holiday Tournament gets underway tonight. The first game tonight will be at 6:15 pm as number one seed St. Elmo-Brownstown will take on 8th seeded Ramsey. That will be followed by the 7:45 pm game tonight, as #4 seed Cowden-Herrick will take on 5-seed Beecher City. We will have both games for you tonight, and every game this week from the St. Elmo Holiday Tournament, on

Vandals take on Hillsboro tonight


The Vandals have their only home game before Christmas tonight—and they will take a very tough task in the Hillsboro Hiltoppers. Hillsboro is 3-3 on the season, having played in the tough Washington, Illinois Tournament of Champions at Thanksgiving and they are led by 6'9” senior Dylan Miller. Miller, who will play college basketball at Division One North Dakota State next year,

Vandals fall at Carlyle


The Vandals held a one point lead at halftime, but struggled offensively in the second half on their way to a 66 to 48 loss at Carlyle to the Indians on Saturday night.  The Vandals played well defensively and hit some shots in the first half to hold the one point margin.  But, Carlyle used a full court press to rattle the Vandals into several issues in the 2nd half and the Vandals

Vandals sweep at home quad


The Vandals wrestlers swept their way thru the day, as they went 3-0 in dual team action in their home quad on Saturday.  The Vandals defeated Herrin, 49-30, LeRoy, 57 to 14 and Oakwood, 51 to 25.  In the Oakwood match the Vandals got a win by fall by Jarrett Paslay at 120 in just 52 seconds, Ryne Lipsey got a win by fall in just 40 seconds at 130, Luke Tessman at 138, Kolton Kaiser at

Vandals wrestlers start off day 2-0


The Vandals wrestlers rolled to two dual team matches to start off Saturday, with one more to go.  The Vandals got a win over Herrin, 49 to 30, in their first dual team match of the day.  In their second matchup of the day, the Vandals got a 57 to 14 win over LeRoy.  Chaston Womack, Adam Palmer, Kolton Kaiser, Jake Stewart, Bobby Bradley and Kendrick Woolsey all were winner by

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of December 13th are Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey, Dalton Blankenship, and Jake Stewart.  All four were individual champions at the CM Tournament this past Saturday, helping to lead to the Vandals to the team title in the tournament.  And, Dalton Blankenship was also named the Most Oustanding Wrestler of the tournament. 

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Wrestling today, basketball tonight on WKRV


It will be a busy day of sports action today on WKRV.  At about 11 am this morning, the Vandals wrestlers will be taking on LeRoy at home as part of a Saturday quad at Vandalia High School.  We will have the broadcast at 11 am this morning on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also available on the iGO radio app. 

Vandals basketball will be back on

Vandals fall at Gillespie


An ugly 2nd quarter doomed the Vandals on Friday night, as they lost at Gillespie, 70 to 62.  The Vandals had an 11 point lead early in the 2nd quarter, but watched Gillespie go on a 23 to 2 run before halftime and take a 10 point lead into the locker room at halftime.  The Vandals could never catch back up in the second quarter, getting as close as 4 on two different occasions.

Boys HS basketball scores from 12-12-14


Gillespie 70, Vandals 62
-Collin Nestleroad 29 points
-Vandals are 0-5, play at Carlyle tonight

Effingham St. Anthony 52, St. Elmo-Brownstown 47
-Malachi Maxey 17 points

Altamont 67, South Centerl 61
-Evan Langley and Dre Hill 13 points each for SC

Ramsey 51, Cowden-Herrick 49

CORL 59, Patoka 40

Dieterich 54, Beecher City 41

Greenville 64, Staunton 40

Piasa SW 59,

After 13 day break, the Vandals are back in action tonight


After a 13 day break, the Vandals are back in action tonight. The Vandals will be on the road tonight as they will travel to Gillespie to take on the Miners. The Vandals haven't played since falling to Canton and Peoria Manual on November 29th and are 0-4 on the season. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10

Lady Vandals fall at home, BSE defeats South Central


The Lady Vandals lost at home in South Central Conference action Thursday night, as they lost to Hillboro, 54 to 45. Makayla Tinker had 15 points for the Lady Vandals, Madelyn Hosick added 11 and Emma Meyer had 11 points, as the Lady Vandals fall to 5-4 on the season. They will play at Pana next Thursday.

 

Other girls games

 

Brownstown-St. Elmo 41, South Central 28

-SC

Lady Vandals host Hillsboro--game on WKRV


It is back into South Central Conference action tonight for the Lady Vandals as they will host Hillsboro. The Lady Vandals are 5-3 on the season, coming off their win on Tuesday night in overtime over Christ Our Rock. Game time tonight set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at

Vandals wrestlers split in dual team action at Shelbyville


The Vandals split their two dual team matches on the road Wednesday night. In a rematch of last year's dual team sectional, the Vandals lost to Shelbyville, 39 to 24. In the match the Vandals got wins from Trevor Philpot by fall at 106, Chaston Womack at 113 by forfeit, Jarrett Paslay was a 3-0 winner at 120, Ryne Lipsey was a winner by fall at 126 and Bobby Bradley was a 6 to 1 winner at

Vandals wrestlers in action tonight


Coming off their win at the CM Tournament on Saturday, the Vandals wrestlers return to action tonight.  The Vandals will be at Shelbyville tonight, as they will have tough dual team matches with both Shelbyville and Taylorville.  The action will get underway at Shelbyville at 6 pm this evening.  The Vandals are 0-1 in dual team action on the season.

Lady Vandals get OT win


The Lady Vandals got an overtime win in basketball action on Tuesday night.  The Lady Vandals defeated Christ Our Rock Luthern, 56 to 53 in overtime.  The Lady Vandals improve to 5-3 on the season.  They will be at home on Thursday night as they will host Hillsboro in South Central Conference action.

HS boys basketball scores from 12-9-14


Cowden-Herrick 68, St. Elmo-Brownstown 56
-C-H led 18 to 4 after 1st quarter
-Malachi Maxey 15 points for SEB
-SEB is 2-2 overall, 2-1 in the NTC

Patoka 57, Mulberry Grove 56

Christ Our Rock 60, Ramsey 35

Altamont 69, Windsor 38

Hillsboro 59, Raymond-Lincolnwood 49

Effingham St. Anthony 44, Beecher City 19

Shelbyville 56, Pana 55 OT

T-Town 51, Salem 31

Odin 61, Weber

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys bball get wins over Greenville


7th Grade

Vandalia  43
Greenville  39

Garrett Austin 17 pts
Thomas Ritchey 11 pts

Record (8-3) Next 7th grade tourney

8th Grade

Vandalia 48
Greenville 45. OT

Record (7-3)

Devon Little. 14 pts
Trevor Smalls 12 pts

 

Jered Cain with 36 points in Patoka's win over South Central


Jered Cain had 36 points as Patoka went on the road and picked up a 63 to 48 win over South Central in a rare Monday night boys basketball game.  Patoka jumped out to a 7 point lead in the first quarter and led throughout the game.  For South Central, Evan Langley had 16 points to lead South Central.  Patoka improves to 5-3 while South Central falls to 2-2 on the season.

Girls HS basketball from 12-8-14


Neoga 68, South Central 45
-South Central is 3-3 on the season.  Will play at Sandoval on Wednesday and host BSE on Thursday

Nokomis 29, Metro East Lutheran 20
-Ashley Schneider 13 points

South Central vs. Patoka tonight on WKRV


We will have basketball action tonight on WKRV. South Central will host Patoka in area boys basketball action tonight on WKRV. Game time tonight is set for about 7:45 pm. We'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also available on the iGO radio app.

Lady Vandals fall at Piasa SW


Despite trailing by just 4 points at halftime at state ranked Piasa Southwestern, a rough stretch in the 2nd half allowed Southwestern to expand their lead, as they beat the Lady Vandals, 50 to 32.  The Lady Vandals are now 4-3 on the season.  They will play at Christ Our Rock Lutheran on Monday.

Vandals wrestlers win CM Tournament--four wrestlers win individual title


The Vandals wrestlers took the CM Championship today in Bethalto.  Along with taking the team title, four Vandals---Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey, Dalton Blankenship and Jake Stewart---took individual titles.  And, Dalton Blankenship took the award of Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of December 6th is Emma Meyer of Vandalia High School.  Emma was named to the Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament All Tourney team.  She followed that up with 26 points in the Lady Vandals win on Thursday versus Gillespie.

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Vandals wrestlers at CM Tourney,Lady Vandals on road for Saturday afternoon game


The Vandals wrestlers are back in action today at the CM Tournament.  The Vandals started the season on Tuesday, falling at home to Belleville West in Dual Team Action.

The Lady Vandals will be on the road Saturday afternoon, as they will take on Piasa Southwestern.  The Lady Vandals will head into the game at 4-2 on the season.  The JV game gets started at 1 pm, with the

High School boys basketball scores from 12-5-14


South Central 84, Odin 74 OT
-Evan Langley 32 points
-SC is 2-1

St. Elmo-Brownstown 53, Neoga 40
-Feezel and Hardimon 13 points each

Dieterich, Stew-Stras 39

Alton Marquette 44, Nokomis 38

Litchfield 53, Staunton 49

Patoka 80, Clay City 39

T-Town 49, Breese Central 44

Effingham 50, Charleston 37

Mulberry Grove 53, Christ Our Rock Lutheran 52
-MG wins on last second

Lady Vandals Move To 4-2 on Season With Win Over Gillespie




The Lady Vandals are now 4-2 including 2-0 at home after defeating Gillespie 52-40 Thursday night. Vandalia got off to a hot start taking a 23-8 lead at the end of the first quarter and would hold that lead, fighting off a late Gillespie run, to pick up the win. And it was a total effort from Coach Michelle McNary’s team as every Lady Vandal saw action in the game.


Emma Meyer led

Girls High School basketball scores


South Central 50, Webber Township 29

-Abby Hahn 22 points for SC

--South Central is 3-2 on the season

 

Dieterich 49, Brownstown-St. Elmo 43

-Morgan Brown 14 points, Elissa Baron 10 points for BSE

 

Nokomis 47, Mt. Olive 26

-Ashley Schneider 22 points for NOK

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys bball both fall


7th Grade

Vandalia  26
TTown    35

Record (7-3)

8th Grade

Vandalia  37
TTown  40

Record (6-3)
 

Vandals wrestlers fall in season opener


The Vandals wrestlers fell in their season opener last night, falling to Belleville West, 54 to 18.  The Vandals got a win from Ryne Lipsey at 126, as he was a 12 to 4 winner, Logan Sullen was a winner by injury default at 138, Dalton Blankenship was a 6 to 5 winner at 160 and Jake Stewart was a winner by Tech Fall at 195.  The Vandals will be back in action this weekend as they will

SEB gets big win over South Central




St. Elmo-Brownstown used a strong defense to pick up a 67-40 win over South Central in a National Trail Conference matchup Tuesday night. The Eagles got out to a 30-19 lead by halftime, behind double digit scoring in the first half from Malachi Maxey and Kyle Hardimon. The SEB lead would extend to 23 points at the end of the 3rd before closing out the 27-point win. And talking about his

HS boys and girls basketball scores from 12-2


Boys

Altamont 62, Cumberland 54
Morrisonville 67, Mulberry Grove 59
Cowden-Herrick 53, Neoga 51 OT
Beecher City 50, Ramsey 44
Dieterich 44, Cisne 25
Litchfield 55 Mt. Olive 31
Patoka 72, Odin 58
Pana 67, Central A&M 62
Piasa SW 63, Carrollton 53
Shelbyville 57, Windsor 38

Girls
Sandoval 66, South Central 34
---SC is 2-2, Abby Hahn with 19 points
T-Town 50, CHBC 20

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys bball both win


7th Grade

Vandalia  32
Pana  24

Thomas Ritchey 15pts

Record (7-2) Next Thurs @ T-Town

8th Grade

Vandalia  48
Pana  46  OT

Blake Morrison 13 pts
Devon Little 10 pts

Record. (6-2)
 

South Central at SEB tonight-game on WKRV


South Central (1-0) will travel to St. Elmo tonight tonight to take on St. Elmo-Brownstown (0-1).  Game time tonight is set for about 7:45 pm.  We'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and also on the iGO radio app.

Vandals wrestling season gets underway tonight


The Vandals wrestling season officially gets underway this evening. The Vandals wrestlers will open their season tonight at home versus Belleville West in dual team action. The match is set to get underway this evening at 6 pm. The Vandals then head this weekend to the CM Tournament.

Girls HS basketball scores


Brownstown-St. Elmo 42, South Central 30

-Abby Hahn 15 points for SC

-SC is 2-1 on the season

 

Nokomis 50, Greenville 28

-Ashley Schneider 20 points for Nokomis

Schedule note for South Central at BSE girls game tonight


Tonight's South Central at Brownstown-St. Elmo girls game will be varsity only and will get started at 6:15 pm.

Results from CHBC girls tournament


CHBC Girls tournament

 

Neoga 63, CHBC 28

 

BSE 39, North Clay 37

-Morgan Brown 9 points

Emily Bone 7 points

 

Dieterich 51, Ramsey 42

-Kayla Zimmerman 23 points for RAM

 

CHBC 38, BSE 33

-Kyrstyn Fitch 10 points

 

North Clay 45, Ramsey 44

-Kayla Zimmerman 20 points

 

Neoga 60, Dieterich 40

 

Neoga 1st

Vandals fall twice at Canton Tourney


The Vandals fell twice in action Saturday at the Canton Thanksgiving Tournament.  In the first game, the Vandals lost in a close battle to Canton, 60 to 51.  Nathan Casey had 20 points and Drake Dokey added 10 for the Vandals.  In the second game, the Vandals lost to Peoria Manual, 80 to 27.  The Vandals are now 0-4 on the season.  They will be off now until Friday,

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of November 29th is Makayla Tinker of Vandalia.  In the Lady Vandals 38 to 36 win over Carlinville on Monday night, Makayla had 12 points and 6 rebounds and also had a crucial steal that helped seal the win. 

Our Athlete of the Week is brought to you by Pro Wire.

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Friday results from Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament, schedule for Saturda


Friday's games

Cowden-Herrick 59, Mulberry Grove 49 (make up from Wed night)

Cowden-Herrick 78, Sandoval 65

Odin 84, Patoka 73

Mulberry Grove 58, Ramsey 45

Saturday's schedule
4 pm Sandoval vs. Ramsey
5:30 pm Patoka vs. Cowden-Herrick
7 pm Mulberry Grove vs. Odin

Lady Vandals fall at Litchfield Tourney


The Lady Vandals are now 1-2 at the Litchfield Thanksgiving tournament, as they lost to Litchfield on Friday evening, 59 to 32.  The Lady Vandals are 2-2 overall on the season.  They will play Mt. Olive this evening at 6 pm to wrap up their games at the tournament.  In other games at the tournament last night, Carlinville defeated Nokomis, 52 to 49.

Vandals fall to Delavan in first game at Canton Tourney


The Vandals fall to 0-2 on the season as they lost to Delavan on Friday evening, 60 to 46, in their first game at the Canton Thanksgiving Tournament.  Richie Well had 13 points and Nathan Casey added 12 points for the Vandals.  The Vandals now get set for a doubleheader on Saturday, as they will face Canton at 12:30 pm and Peoria Manual at 6 pm to wrap up their action at the Canton

Vandals update after 3rd quarter


Vandals 39, Delavan 35 after 3rd quarter

Vandals update at halftime


Vandals 25, Delavan 23 Halftime

Vandals score update after 1st quarter


Vandals 16, Delavan 16 after 1st quarter

Vandals at Canton Thanksgiving tournament


The Vandals will have a busy two days, as they will begin play this evening at the Canton Thanksgiving Tournament.  The Vandals will take on Delavan this evening at 6 pm in their first game of the tourney, with two games on Saturday.  We will have the game for you tonight, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at

Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament and Friday night schedule


Games on Wednesday

Odin 74, Ramsey 59

Sandoval 65, Patoka 59

Mulberry Grove vs Cowden-Herrick game on Wed night was postponed due to weather.  They will play this game at 1:30 pm this afternoon.

Remaining Friday schedule

5:15 pm Cowden-Herrick vs. Sandoval
6:45 pm Odin vs. Patoka
8:15 pm Ramsey vs. Mulberry Grove
 

Lady Vandals back in action at Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament


After a few days off, the Lady Vandals will finish up their run at the Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament this weekend.  The Lady Vandals will take on host Litchfield this evening at 6 pm.  And, then they will play Mt. Olive at 6 pm on Saturday evening.  The Lady Vandals are 2-1 so far on the season and 1-1 in the tournament.

South Central defeats Vandals in opener for both teams


Now fully healthy and very deep, the South Central Cougars are poised to surprise many teams this season---as they start their season with a 67 to 61 win over the Vandals Tuesday night. South Central built up a 15 point halftime lead on their way to the win. Evan Langley led South Central with 15 points and Brett Harmeier added 12 points in the win. For the Vandals, they were able to cut their

Night two of the Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament


Night two of Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament

Cowden-Herrick 63, Ramsey 32
Sandoval 95, Odin 90 in 2OT
Patoka 79, Mulberry Grove 58

Tonight's games
5:15 pm Ramsey vs Odin
6:45 pm Sandoval vs Patoka
8:15 pm Mulberry Grove vs Cowden-Herrick
 

Area boys basketball roundup


North Clay 37, St. Elmo-Brownstown 34
-Malachi Maxey with 12 points for SEB
-Landon Feezel 7 points, 8 rebounds for SEB
-SEB is 0-1---they will play at South Central on Tuesday

At Cumberland Thanksgiving Tournament
Dieterich 58, Charleston 44
 

Area girls basketball roundup


At CHBC Thanksgiving Tournament
Dieterich 71, Brownstown-St. Elmo 54
-Morgan Brown with 23 points for BSE

At Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament
Litchfield 48, Nokomis 33
-Ashley Schneider 17 points

Vandalia 7th grade boys win, 8th grade falls


7th Grade

Vandalia  39
Effingham St Anthony 28

Garrett Austin 13 pts
Thomas Ritchey 11 pts

Record (6-2) Next Tues vs Pana

8th Grade

Vandalia  22
St Anthony  46

Record (5-2)
 

South Central defeats Vandals in opener for both teams


South Central 67, Vandals 61
-Collin Nestleroad 18 points for Van
-Evan Langley 15 points for SC

South Central leads Vandals at halftime


South Central 40, Vandals 25 Halftime
-Harmeier 12 points for SC
-Drake Dokey 11 points for the Vandals

Lady Vandals Hold Off Carlinville for 38-36 Win




The Lady Vandals moved to 2-1 on the season after holding off Carlinville late for a 38-36 win Monday at the Litchfield Tournament. The Lady Vandals took an early lead that they would hold until midway through the 2nd quarter. After trailing 20-16 at the half, Vandalia forced 5 Carlinville turnovers in the first two and a half minutes of the second half and took a 23-20 lead. With under a

Vandals, South Central open boys basketball season tonight


It is the start of the high school boys basketball season tonight, as the Vandals will travel to South Central for tonight's opener for both teams. 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, available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com and on the iGO radio app.

Night one of the Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament


Odin 84, Cowden-Herrick 64

Ramsey 56, Patoka 54

Mulberry Grove 64, Sandoval 57

Tonight's games

5:15 pm-Ramsey vs. Cowden-Herrick
6:45 pm-Sandoval vs. Odin
8:15 pm-Patoka vs. Mulberry Grove
 

Lady Vandals back in action this evening


After falling to Nokomis on Saturday night, the Lady Vandals continue play tonight in the Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament. The Lady Vandals will take on Carlinville in this evening's game, which gets underway at 6 pm. The Lady Vandals are 1-1 on the season. We'll have the broadcast of tonight's game on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available at www.vandaliaradio.com and on the iGO radio

Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving tournament gets underway tonight


The high school boys basketball season officially gets underway tonight, as the Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament gets underway with 3 games tonight. Odin will take on Cowden-Herrick at 5:15 pm, Ramsey will play Patoka at 6:45 pm and Mulberry Grove will take on Sandoval in the nightcap at 8:15 pm. Action will continue on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights at the MG tourney.

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball both defeat SEB


7th Grade

Vandalia    46
St Elmo/Btown  13

Thomas Ritchey 18 pts

Record 5-2 next Tues vs St. Anthony

8th Grade

Vandalia  57
St Elmo/Btown 47

Blake Morrison 17 pts
Jake Tedrick 12 pts

Record 5-1
 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of November 22nd is Abby Hahn from South Central High School.  In South Central's first two games of the year, Abby had 30 points in game one and then 18 points in game two to be the leading scorer in the both games as the South Central girls got off to a 2-0 start to the season. 

Our Athlete of the Week is brought to you each week by

Lady Vandals begin play in Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament


The Lady Vandals will begin play in the Litchfield Thanksgiving Tournament on Saturday night.  The Lady Vandals will start tournament play at 7:30 pm Saturday night as they will take on Nokomis.  The Lady Vandals will be right back in action on Monday evening, when they will take on Carlinville at 6 pm.  The Lady Vandals are 1-0 so far this season.  We will have the broadcast

South Central girls basketball wins, now 2-0


South Central girls basketball is now 2-0 on the season after defeating North Clay Thursday night, 49 to 43.  Abby Hahn has 18 points and Sidney Wilkins added 16 points for South Central.  South Central girls now have some time off before their next game on December 1st at Brownstown-St. Elmo

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball both win


7th Grade
Vandalia  51
Altamont  22

Thomas Ritchey 12 pts
Garrett Austin  16 pts

Record (4-2) Next vs St. Elmo

8th grade
Vandalia  50
Altamont  38

Trevor Smalls  24 pts
Blake Barth  10 pts

Record (4-1)

Lady Vandals win season opener over Altamont




The Lady Vandals got their season off to a strong start, beating Altamont 43-20 in their season and home opener Thursday night. The Vandals defense was the start of the game as they held Altamont to quarters of just six, five, two and seven points and forced 13 of the Indians 28 turnovers on steals. Vandals Coach Michelle McNary saying it was those turnovers that kickstarted things for

Other girls HS basketball scores


Mt. Olive 62, Brownstown-St. Elmo 46
-Morgan Brown 13 points for BSE

Litchfield 53, Nokomis 28
-Ashley Schneider 9 points

Effingham St. Anthony 42, Dieterich 28

Schedule for 55th annual St. Elmo Holiday Tournament--all games on WKRV


55th Annual St. Elmo Holiday Tournament - 2014

*Games that follow another game will start 15 minutes after its completion.

 

Tuesday, December 16

Game 1 6:15pm #1 ST. ELMO/BROWNSTOWN vs. #8 RAMSEY

Game 2 *7:45pm #4 COWDEN-HERRICK vs. #5 BEECHER CITY

 

Wednesday, December 17

Game 3 6:15pm #2 ALTAMONT vs. #7 SOUTH CENTRAL

Game 4 *7:45pm #3 OKAW VALLEY vs. #6

Lady Vandals basketball open season tonight




The Lady Vandals will open up their 2014-2015 season tonight as they take on the Altamont Lady Indians at home. The Lady Vandals return three starters from last year while Altamont is looking at just one returning starter. Junior varsity will get underway tonight at 6p.m. with Varsity to follow. And, we will have the live broadcast of the Varsity contest with the pre-game show about 10

South Central girls open season with win over CHBC


South Central girls basketball opened their season with a win Monday night, defeating CHBC, 44 to 35.  Abby Hahn had 30 points in the win for South Central, who is 1-0 on the season.  South Central girls will play at North Clay on Thursday night.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of November 15th are the Vandalia athletes that were All South Central Conference in three fall sports----in Volleyball-Jessica Sullens (1st team), Kadi Metzger (2nd team), Johanna Walton (3rd team)----In football-Gage Miles (2nd team O-line), Bobby Bradley (2nd team RB), Marcus Zimmerman (3rd team WR), Kendrick Woolsey (1st team D-line), Collin

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball both gets wins


7th Grade

Vandalia  50
Ramsey    2

Thomas Ritchey 10 pts
Gavin Davis 8 pts
Nic Lutz. 8 pts

Record  (3-2) Next Tues vs Altamont

8th Grade

Vandalia 56
Ramsey  35

Record (3-1)
 

Red-White Night Saturday night


It is the official kick off of the Vandalia basketball season tomorrow evening, as they are set for Red-White night. Activities get started at 5:30 pm when the Freshman and Sophomore boys will play scrimmage, followed by a performance by the cheerleaders. At 6 pm, the Jr Pro boys will play, followed by the girls varsity and JV scrimmage then the boys varsity and JV will scrimmage. The alumni

3 Vandals make SCC All Conference Team


1st team    Austin Durbin


2nd team    Craig Spearman

 

3rd team    Blake Torbeck (Goal keeper)

SCC All Conference Volleyball Team


1st Team:

 

Talesha Scott Carlinville Senior

Carley Kulenkamp Carlinville Senior

Megan Stayton Carlinville Senior

Kathleen Kelly Carlinville Senior

Lexie Siegert Pana Junior

Jessica Sullens Vandalia Senior

 

2nd Team:

 

Bailey McGuire Roxana Senior

Ashlyn Ringhausen Southwestern Senior

Molly Langham Greenville Senior

Karissa Pesavento

SCC All Conference football team


2014 South Central All Conference Football Team


 

Offense





Offensive Line


 


 




1st Team


Billy Mathis


Roxana




 


Scott Woker


Greenville




 


CJ

Vandalia 7th and 8th grade boys basketball get wins


7th Grade

Vandalia  42
Hillsboro  15

Johnny Lotz 9pts
Matthew  Wells 9 pts

Record  (2-2) Next Friday @ Ramsey

8th Grade

Hillsboro 60
Vandalia  41

Devon Little 10 pts

Record (2-1)
 

 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of November 8th is Collin Nestleroad of Vandalia.  In the final football game of his High School playing career, Collin had perhaps the greatest playoff performance by a QB in school history.  Collin was 21 for 39 for 341 yards and 3 TDs in the air and also rushed for 111 yards and 1 TD. 

Your Athlete of the Week is brought to you

Vandalia 7th grade boys basketball gets first win


Vandalia      43
Shelbyville    17

Thomas Ritchey  20 pts
Matthew Wells    11 pts

Record (1-2) Next Tues vs Hillsboro
 

Vandalia 7th grade boys basketball falls in OT


Central  A &M  78
Vandalia        72      (Double OT )

Garrett Austin 26 pts
Thomas  Ritchey. 23 pts
Matthew Wells    18 pts

Record  (0-2) Next Friday vs Pana

Vandalia Junior High looking to give back to Greenville family struck by tragic


The Vandalia Junior High School is doing what they can to give back to the family of the four people who lost their lives in the train-car accident last Thursday night in Vandalia. The family is from Greenville and Vandalia Junior High girls will be hosting Greenville girls in Junior high basketball this Thursday evening, with the game starting at 6 pm. Vandalia Junior High School Principal Brian

Vandalia 7th grade boys basketball fall in their season opener


Chatham Glenwood.  36
Vandalia.            30


Garrett Austin 8 pts
Thomas Ritchey 7 pts
Cameron Stanley 6 pts

Record (0-1) next vs Central A&M today

Vandals stats in loss to Nashville




Vandals 0 7 8 24 - 39


Nashville 12 14 8 14 -48


N – Dalman 1 Run


N - Dalman 1 Run


N – Dalman 19 Run


N - Novak 34 run ( Novak Run)


V - Collin Nestleroad to Bobby Bradley 16 pass ( Gage Miles Kick)


N – Schultze 6 run (Schultze run)


V - Nestleroad to Marcus Durbin 9 Pass ( Nestleroad to Durbin)


V - Nestleroad 1 Run (

Vandals Fall in First Round of Playoffs to Nashville 48-39


After trailing for the majority of the game, the Vandals scored with 4:04 left in the fourth quarter on a Bobby Bradley rushing touchdown to lead Nashville 39-34. However, Nashville would score with just under two minutes remaining for a 40-39 lead. The Hornets would tack on another touchdown to put away the win, 48-39.  Vandals senior quarterback Colin Nestleroad would throw three touchdown

Vandalia Playoff Game Updates


Nashville scores TD with 1:54 left to regain the lead over Vandals, 40-39.

Vandals Playoff Start of Game Delayed


The start of the Vandals playoff game at Nashville has been delayed. IHSA rules state that an ambulance must be present at all football games and the ambulance scheduled to be at the game got called out. Therefore the game will not get underway until an ambulance is present at the field. The full broadcast will still be available on 107.1 FM WKRV when it does get underway. Also, the game will

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of November 1st is the Lady Vandals volleyball team.  The Lady Vandals won 19 matches on the season and finished a solid 2nd in the South Central Conference before falling in regional play. 
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Vandals in playoff action today


The Vandals will make their 11th playoff appearance all time this afternoon, as they will travel to Nashville to take on the Hornets.  Nashville is 7-2 on the season while the Vandals are 5-4.  Game time this afternoon is set for 1 pm.  We'll have the game for you, starting with the pregame show about 30 minutes before the game on 107.1 FM WKRV, streaming at

Vandals get ready for Saturday playoff game


The Vandals get ready for Saturday playoff action. The Vandals will make their 11th appearance all time in the high school playoffs Saturday afternoon at 1 pm, as they travel to Nashville to take on the Hornets. The Vandals are 5-4 on the season while Nashville is 7-2. For the Vandals it is their 11th trip all time and their 6th in the past 9 seasons. We will have the game for you on 107.1 FM,

Patoka beats MG for regional volleyball title, South Central falls in regional c




One area team kept their volleyball season alive for at least one more game after Patoka defeated Mulberry Grove 25-18, 25-17 in the Championship game of the Mulberry Grove 1A Regional. The Warriors took an early 7-5 lead in the first set and would never let the Aces within more than two points for most of the remainder of the set. Mulberry Grove would then come out strong in the second set

Lady Vandals volleyball season ends--South Central, Mulberry Grove and Patoka wi




The Lady Vandals saw their season come to a close with an 18-25, 18-25 loss to Carlinville at the Litchfield 2A Regional Tuesday night. The Lady Vandals feel behind early in each set and could never get within more than a few points of the Cavaliers. Vandalia Coach Allison Hall says despite the loss, she is very proud of her girls and how they competed.


Ally Sasse had 5 kills and

Vandals playoff shirts for sale in HS office


Vandalia Schools have Playoff tshirts and sweatshirts for sale in the VCHS office – starting at 10:00 AM this morning……limited number but you may place an order to be delivered this week

 

Tshirts are $15

Sweatshirts are $25

Lady Vandals wins, SEB falls in Litchfield volleyball regional--other regional s




It will be a semifinal made up of two South Central Conference foes at the Litchfield Regional after Vandalia beat Litchfield 25-19, 25-17 in the quarterfinals of the Litchfield 2A Regional Monday night. The win marked the third time the Lady Vandals defeated the Purple Panthers this season and Lady Vandals Coach Allison Hall noting several players stepped up to make the win happen.

Vandals at Nashville on Saturday at 1 pm


Vandals football will be at Nashville for a Saturday afternoon playoff game. The Vandals will travel to Nashville for a 1 pm game on Saturday afternoon. The Vandals were 5-4 in the regular season, while Nashville was 7-2 on the year. We will have Saturday's playoff game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV.

Volleyball post-season underway tonight


The Lady Vandals volleyball team begins their post-season run tonight. The Lady Vandals are at the Litchfield regional and are the number 3 seed and they will play #6 seed Litchfield tonight at 6:30 pm. The Lady Vandals are 18-10 on the season heading into the start of the regionals tonight.

 

In other area teams volleyball action:




SEB will play Monday at 5:30 against Pana at

Vandals football will play at 1 pm Saturday


The first round playoff game for the Vandals will be at 1 pm on Saturday.  The Vandals (5-4) will travel to Nashville (7-2) for the 1 pm game on Saturday afternoon, November 1st at 1 pm.

Vandals will play Nashville in first round of playoffs


The Vandals will play Nashville in the first round of the football playoffs.  Nashville is 7-2 on the season.

Few Vandals football playoff facts


A few Vandals playoff facts---

This will be the Vandals 11th all time appearance in the football playoffs.  7 of those appearances are under current heac coach John Stout.  This is the 6th time in the past 9 seasons the Vandals have qualified for the playoffs. 

This is the second time the Vandals have gotten into the playoffs with 5 wins--as one of the at large teams.

Vandals football makes the playoffs


The IHSA has announced the football playoff teams for this year---and that includes the Vandals.  The Vandals were a playoff qualifier with 5 wins and 40 playoff points--that playoff point total being just one above the line to make it or not.  In fact, 22 schools with 5 wins did not make the playoffs.  The Vandals will find out later tonight who they will play in the first round

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


We have multiple Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of October 25th

One athlete of the week is Hannah Blythe of Vandalia High School.  Hannah, thru Sectional play, had an undefeated season in singles tennis play--rolling to a South Central Conference championship and a Sectional Championship on her way to her state tournament appearance.

Our other athletes of the week are the

South Central Conference week 9 scores and final standings


Greenville 42, Vandalia 13

Carlinville 64, Litchfield 20

Hillsboro 29, Pana 15

Roxana 45, Piasa Southwestern 32

Staunton 41, Gillespie 24,

Final Standings

Greenville 9-0-Conf Champs playoffs
Carlinville 8-1-playoffs
Roxana 7-2-playoffs
Vandals 5-4-playoff eligible
Hillsboro 5-4-playoff eligible
Pana 4-5
Piasa SW 3-6
Staunton 3-6
Litchfield 1-8
Gillespie 0-9

SEB wins Egyptian Illini volleyball tournament




Ramsey beat Mulberry Grove 25-21, 25-22


Ramsey beat Beecher City 25-17, 25-22


3rd Place Match: Cowden-Herrick beat Patoka 25-22, 22-25, 25-20


Championship Match: St. Elmo-Brownstown beat Christ Our Rock 25-21, 25-23


SEB has now won the tournament 11 of the last 12 years


SEB is now 22-11

Vandals fall to Greenville on Senior night


Greenville 42, Vandals 13 Final

Vandals trail big at halftime


Greenville 35, Vandals 0 Halftime

Vandals host Greenville tonight on Senior Night


The Vandals will honor their Seniors tonight at Mark Greer Field as they will wrap up their regular season taking on the Greenville Comets. Greenville will come into the game at 8-0 on the season, having rolled thru their first 8 games with huge wins and big offensive numbers. The Vandals come into tonight at 5-3 on the season. Game time tonight is set for 7 pm. We will have the game for you,

Football playoff show Saturday night on WKRV


Win or lose tonight, the Vandals have 5 wins on the season and are playoff eligible. The Vandals will find out first if they have made the playoffs tomorrow night—which is a virtual certainty—and then who they will be playing in the first round of the playoffs. We will have our Playoff Pairings show on 107.1 FM WKRV Saturday night from 8 pm to 9 pm—the program will also be

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe falls in state tennis tournament


Hannah Blythe competed in the State Tennis Finals Thursday held in the Chicago area.  The morning started cool with a layer of frost melting off the grass as play started.  Hannah played Kaylie Comley, a junior from Belleville West in her first match and lost 6-2, 6-0.  The match was the longest of all the first round matches at the Fremd High School site, full of long

Lady Vandals volleybal beats Pana on Senior night




The Lady Vandals celebrated Senior Night with a two set victory over South Central Conference rival Pana 25-17, 25-21 on Thursday night. Prior to the match, seniors Madison Click, Jessica Booker, Ally Sasse, Kadi Metzger, Johanna Walton, Jessica Sullens and Hallie Finley were honored. The Lady Vandals played strong both sets holding the lead throughout the first set and most of the second set

SEB takes on CORL in Egyptian Illini volleyball championship game


St. Elmo-Brownstown beat Beecher City 25-12, 25-16 at EI Tournament

Gabi Moore - 9 kills
Emily Bone - 3 kills
Katie Kroll and Elissa Baron - 2 kills
Sarah Maxey - 12 assists

SEB is now 21-11 on the season and will play in EI Tournament Championship tonight at 8pm

 




In other action at the E-I tournament:

 



Cowden Herrick defeated Mulberry Grove  25-10,

Vandals freshman football gets win over Greenville


Vandalia Freshman 36, Greenville 28


 

Vandalia trailed 12-0 after 1 quarter

Vandalia tied the game at 12 in the second quarter

Vandalia trailed 28-20 at halftime

Vandalia held Greenville scoreless in the second half

 

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe falls in first round of state tennis tournament


Vandalia High School's Hannah Blythe lost in the first round of the State Tennis Tournament to Kaylie Comley of Belleville West, 6-2, 6-0 this morning.

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe at State Tennis Tournament today


Hannah Blythe of Vandalia High School is set for the State Tennis Tournament this morning.  Hannah, who is undefeated in singles action this season, will take on Haley Comley of Tinley Park this morning in the first round of the state tournament.  Hannah's match is at Fremd High School in Palatine in the Chicago suburbs.

Lady Vandals volleyball hoping for big crowd for Senior Night tonight


Seven Lady Vandals volleyball players will have their final home match of the season tonight as they will host Pana on Senior night. The Lady Vandals are hoping for a big turnout for tonight's Senior Night match, as the Lady Vandals are looking for a season sweep over Pana, after defeating Pana on September 25th on the road. The Freshman match will get underway at 5 pm this evening with the

Lady Vandals volleyball gets SCC road win


Lady Vandals beat Gillespie 18-25, 25-13, 25-20

Johanna Walton - 9 kills
Madison Klanke - 6 kills
Ali Sasse - 5 kills
Jessica Booker - 10 digs
Jessica Sullens - 8 assists
Hallie Leigh - 3 aces

Lady Vandals are now 17-10. Will play Thursday at home against Pana for Senior Night.

Vandalia School Board hires new VCHS baseball and softball coaches


The Vandals coaching vacancies for baseball and softball have been filled. At their meeting Tuesday night, the Vandalia School Board approved the hiring of Nick Casey as head baseball coach and Josh Behrends as assistant coach for the upcoming season. The board also accepted the resignation of Mark Rinehart as assistant baseball coach. Casey takes over the head coaching position for Luke Hohlt,

CORL takes two at EIC volleyball tournament


Patoka defeated Ramsey  25-17, 25-13

 

Christ Our Rock Lutheran defeated Ramsey  25-14, 25-21

 

Christ Our Rock Lutheran defeated Patoka  26-24, 25-19
 

 

 


October 23 Schedule

 

6 p.m. - Cowden Herrick vs. Mulberry Grove

7 p.m. - St. Elmo/ Brownstown vs. Beecher City

8 p.m. - Cowden Herrick vs. Beecher City

SEB goes 2-0 on night one of EIC tournament




Top-seeded St. Elmo-Brownstown is 2-0 after picking up wins over Mulberry Grove and Cowden-Herrick on the first night of pool play for the Egyptian-Illini Conference volleyball tournament. The Lady Eagles picked up a 25-10-25-11 win over Mulberry Grove in the tournament’s opening game and then picked up a 25-14, 25-12 win over Cowden-Herrick in the nightcap. And after playing 6 games in

Vandals week 8 stats vs Pana




Pana Game Summary


Vandals 0 6 8 14 -28


Pana 7 7 7 13 -34


P - Touchdown run #34 (PAT Kick)


V - Bobby Bradley 64 yard run (PAT Failed)


P - Touchdown Pass #16 to #6 (PAT Kick)


P - Touchdown Run #3 (PAT Kick)


V - Collin Nestleroad to Marcus Zimmerman 33 yard pass ( Nestleroad to Zimmerman)


V - Nestleroad 16 yard run (Nestleroad run)


P - TD

Hannah Blythe wins sectional title


The Girls Tennis sectional was held Friday and Saturday in Effingham.  Each of 9 teams brought two singles players and two doubles teams to the tournament.  The top four singles and top four doubles teams advancing to the Illinois State Finals this week in Chicago. 

Hannah Blythe qualified for state with two victories Friday and went on to win the tournament with two more

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe wins tennis sectional


Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe won the singles title at the Effingham Sectional on Saturday.  Hannah defeated Kaitlin Deters of T-Town, 6-3, 7-6, to win the sectional title and Hannah now moves on to the state tournament as the sectional champion.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of October 18th is Hannah Blythe of Vandalia High School.  Hannah Blythe defeated Abbey Gaffner of Greenville this past Saturday to win the South Central Conference singles title for the second year in a row.  And, the win also kept Hannah undefeated on the season at 19-0 heading into the post-season. 

Our Athlete of the Week is

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe into sectional semi-finals


Hannah Blythe of Vandalia High School has advanced to the semi-finals in the Effingham St. Anthony Sectionals.  Hannah is now into the semi-finals and will advance on to the state tournament.

SEB advances to gold flight at NTC Tourney, South Central falls




St. Elmo defeated Cowden-Herrick 25-17, 25-21


Emily Bone – 9 kills


Gabi Moore – 7 kills


Elissa Baron – 4 kills


Sarah Maxey – 15 assists


 


St. Elmo defeated Windsor 25-16, 11-25, 25-21


Gabi Moore – 10 kills


Emily Bone – 6 kills


Tessa Philpot – 5 kills


Sarah Maxey – 22 assists


SEB

Vandals comeback bid falls short, lose to Pana


The Vandals were in a come-from-behind situation for the 3rd straight week and this time ran out of magic.  Trailing 21 to 6 at one point in the 3rd quarter, the Vandals rallied to take a 22 to 21 lead at one point in the 3rd quarter---only to Pana eventually go up 34 to 22.  The Vandals then got a touchdown and recovered the onside kick, but their hail mary pass as time expired was

SCC Week 8 scores


Pana 34, Vandals 28

Carlinville 55, Piasa SW 25

Greenville 56, Gillespie 28

Hillsboro 51, Litchfield 8

Roxana 34, Staunton 18

Vandals football at Pana tonight


The Vandals will try and clinch a playoff berth tonight as they will travel to Pana to take on the Panthers. Pana comes into tonight's game at 3-4 on the season. But, Vandals Coach John Stout says they have battled injuries this season and are starting to get healthy.

 

At 5-2 the Vandals are playoff eligible and likely to get a playoff berth, but a win tonight would make it a

Lady Vandals volleyball falls at Carlyle


Lady Vandals lose at Carlyle 9-25, 25-23, 14-25

 

Ali Sasse - 10 kills, 7 digs

Jessica Sullens - 12 assists

Jessica Booker - 11 digs

 

Lady Vandals now 16-10. Next at Gillespie on Tuesday, October 21

2014 All NTC baseball team




National Trail All Conference Baseball - 2014


 













MVP - Noah Powless South Central


Klaiton Wolff Altamont


Dylan Smith South Central


Jacob Lorenz St. Anthony


Alex Bohnhoff Dieterich


Zach Gardewine St. Anthony


Dylen Peters South Central


Guy Walk Neoga


Mark Jones Windsor/Stew-Stras


Trenton Poe Dieterich

Lady Vandals volleyball falls at home to Effingham St. Anthony




The Lady Vandals fall at home in a nonconference matchup to St. Anthony Tuesday night 25-22, 18-25, 21-25.


Ali Sasse – 7 kills


Kadi Metzger – 6 kills, 2 blocks


Johanna Walton – 5 kills


Jessica Sullens – 13 assists


Lady Vandals are now 16-9 on the season. Will be back in action Thursday at Carlyle.

Vandalia Sports Boosters Spooktacular 5K Run coming up




The Vandalia Sports Boosters will be holding their first annual Spooktacular 5K Run and FunRun/Walk on Saturday, October 25. There will be prizes awarded in several categories and participants are encouraged to dress up in costume. After the 5K race, there will be a costume contest for both people and pets. Registration will begin at 8a.m. at the Rogier Park Pavilion with the race to then

Vandals JV football gets win


Vandalia  JV 28, Piasa 16

 

Kelly Jones: 90 yd rushing, Rush TD

Preston Ruckman: KO Return TD, INT return TD

Lady Vandals Hannah Blythe wins SCC singles title


The Vandalia Girls Tennis Team competed in the South Central Conference Meet on Saturday at Greenville.  Hannah Blythe defeated Abbey Gaffner of Greenville to win the singles title for the second straight year.  Hannah extends her undefeated season to 19-0.  Both Gaffner and Blythe receive All-Conference honors.  In doubles, the Roxana team of Anna and Georgia Ballard defeated

Vandals stats in win versus Piasa SW


Vandalia                  0                     0                

Vandals win wild one, now playoff-eligible


Collin Nestleroad connected with Marcus Zimmerman for a 50 yard TD with 1:16 remaining, as the Vandals came from behind for a 28 to 21 win over Piasa Southwestern on Saturday afternoon.  The Vandals were intercepted 4 times in the first half and trailed 13-0 at intermission.  But, came back to take a 14 to 13 lead---but trailed 21 to 20 when they got the winning score.  The Vandals

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


The Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of October 11th is the Lady Vandals volleyball team. Coming into the Highland tournament, the Lady Vandals had won five matches in a row to run their overall record to 15-4 and will come back from the Highland Tournament in the home stretch of their regular season. 

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Vandals at Piasa SW today


The Vandals will play a Saturday matinee on the road today as they will travel to Piasa Southwestern for a 1 pm game.  The Vandals will come in at 4-2 on the season after winning two thrillers in a row at home.  A win today for the Vandals would make them playoff eligible and would almost assure them of a playoff berth.  Game time this afternoon is 1 pm.  We'll have the

South Central Conference week 7 scores


Vandals at Piasa SW Saturday 1 pm

Greenville 57, Staunton 15

Carlinville 42, Hillsboro 13

Roxana 34, Gillespie 2

Pana 34, Litchfield 12

Lady Vandals volleyball Extend Win Streak to 5, Beat Litchfield




The Lady Vandals won their fifth match in a row and got their third straight conference win beating Litchfield 25-9, 23-25, 25-20 Thursday night. Vandalia rolled through the Purple Panthers easily in the first game of the match, but found themselves in a see-saw battle the second game ending up tied a game apiece. In the deciding third game, the Lady Vandals held a small lead for most of the

SEB Volleyball Continues to Roll Through EI Conference Play




The St. Elmo-Brownstown Lady Eagles volleyball team continued their dominance of the Egyptian-Illini Conference moving to 7-0 in EI play after a 25-9, 25-13 win over Mulberry Grove Thursday night. Gabi Moore led the team in kills with 7, while Emily Bone had 5 kills and Elissa Baron added 4 kills and a block. Sarah Maxey had 17 assists, Kayla Summann had 4 aces and Katie Kroll finished with a

REMINDER: Lady Vandals Volleyball To Start Early Tonight


The Lady Vandals home volleyball match against Litchfield tonight will have an early start time. Junior varsity will begin play an hour earlier at 5p.m. with Varsity to follow. There will be no freshman match tonight.

South Central and Brownstown St. Elmo Fall at NTC Tourney




Top-seed South Central fails to reach the title game of the National Trail Conference baseball tournament after falling in the semifinals to St. Anthony 5-3. South Central was able to get on the board first taking a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first. St. Anthony used a three-run 3rd inning to take the lead and then held the Cougars hitless and scoreless until the 6th inning. With one out in

Two Ramsey golfers advance to sectional


Ramsey golfers Carter Hunt and Michael Lay are heading to the sectional tournament.  At Tuesday's regional at Effingham Country Club, Carter Hunter shot a 91 and Michael Lay shot a 92--as both advanced individually to the sectional.  The sectional will be on Monday at Governor's Run Golf Course in Carlyle.

No Vandals golfers advance out of Regional


The season came to a close on Tuesday afternoon for the Vandals golf team.  As a team, the Vandals shot a 383 at the Effingham Country Club regional to finish sixth overall.  So, the Vandals were not able to advance as a team.  Richie Well and Alec Schroeder both shot a 94, which left them one shot off a chance to be in a playoff for the last spot.  Zach Schaal shot a 97

Vandals soccer falls to Raymond Lincolnwood


Vandalia Vandals vs. Raymond - Lincolnwood

L 2 - 4

Goals: Austin Durbin (2)
Assists: Craig Spearman

Lady Vandals pick up another SCC volleyball win




The Lady Vandals pushed their winning streak to 4 matches, beating Hillsboro at home 26-24, 25-19 Tuesday night. After the Lady Vandals pulled out a close win in the back-and-forth first game, they found themselves with a small cushion in the second game leading 22-19. Two nice plays at the net by Johanna Walton would put Vandalia up 24-19 with game point on the line before a Hillsboro error

South Central volleyball gets win


South Central volleyball picked up a 25-16, 25-19 win over Sandoval on Tuesday night.  Emily Chapman had 9 kills and 11 assists in the match while Maria Brasel had 8 kills and 11 assists.  South Central volleyball is now 13-11 overall on the season.  They now have a week off before taking on Centralia on October 14th.

BSE baseball falls in NTC Tournament


AT NTC tourney in Effingham  -  Oct. 6

 

BSE           0    0    0    0    0    0    0        0    5    2

Altamont   0    2    0    0    0    3    x        5

South Central baseball gets win in NTC tournament


South Central baseball has advanced on to the semi-finals of the NTC tournament with a 3 to 0 win over Beecher City-Cowden Herrick on Monday, 3 to 0.  Dylen Peters got the win for South Central and Gavin Ratermann picked up the save.  Dylan Smith was 2 for 3 with an RBI for South Central, who improved to 12-3 overall and will now play Wendnesday in the NTC Tournament semi-finals.

South Central volleyball gets win over Beecher City


South Central volleyball picked up a win on Monday over Beecher City, 25-5, 25-7.  Maria Brasel had 10 kills, 10 assists, 2 blocks and 5 points in the match.  South Central volleyball is now 12-11 overall on the season and 4-4 in the NTC.  They will be back in action Thursday versus Sandoval.

Vandals JV football gets wins over Hillsboro


Vandalia 46, Hillsboro 34

 

Kelly Jones: 3 TD

Nathan Casey: 3 Passing TD, 150+ yards passing

Preston Ruckman: Rec TD

Richie Well: Rec TD

Logan Sullens: 100+ yards rushing

Vandals stats from Friday night win over Hillsboro




Rushing


Bobby Bradley 22 Carries for 184 yards 3 Td’s


Blake Hankins 4 carries for 11 yards


Bobby Moore 5 carries for 52 yards


Collin Nestleroad 12 carries for 32 yards


Total Rushing 43 carries for 279 yards 3 TD’s


 


Passing


Nestleroad 6 for 18 151 yards 3 TD’s 1 Int


Receiving


Marcus Zimmerman 3 rec. for 125 yards

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of October 4th is the Vandals Marcus Zimmerman.  The Freshman has had some big moments on the big stage this season already, but none bigger than his 85 yard TD reception to give the Vandals a 38 to 35 win over Hillsboro.  The clutch reception came with Hillsboro defenders all around him in the final seconds of the game. 

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SCC Week 6 scores


Vandals 38, Hillsboro 35

Greenville 55, Pana 21

Carlinville 57, Gillespie 0

Staunton 12, Piasa SW 6

Roxana 36, Litchfield 16

Vandals take wild one, move to 4-2 on the season


Collin Nestleroad connected with Marcus Zimmerman about 20 yards downfield, Zimmerman then shook free and outran all defenders on his way to an 85 yard Touchdown with 3.3 seconds remaining, to give the Vandals a 38 to 35 win over the Hillsboro Hiltoppers at Mark Greer Field.  The Vandals trailed 27 to 12 at halftime, but scored 20 unanswered points to take a 32 to 27 lead.  But, with

Vandals win wild one


Collin Nestleroad connected with Marcus Zimmerman from 85 yards out with 3.3 seconds remaining in the game, as the Vandals get a 38 to 35 win over the Hillsboro Hiltoppers.  The Vandals trailed 27 to 12 at halftime, took a 32 to 27 lead then fell behind with less than 2 minutes remaining before the final drive of the game.  The Vandals are now 4-2 on the season.  They will travel

Vandals trail Hillsboro at Halftime


The Vandals trail Hillsboro 27 to 12 at halftime.  Bobby Bradley has a rushing TD for the Vandals and Collin Nestleroad connected with Marcus Zimmerman for the other TD for the Vandals.

Vandals host Hillsboro in football action tonight


It will be a big game for both teams with playoff implications, as the 3-2 Vandals will host the 3-2 Hillsboro Hiltoppers tonight at Mark Greer Field. Vandals Coach John Stout says both teams come in pretty even for this matchup.

 

The winner will come out 4-2 on the season and put themselves one win away from being playoff eligible with 3 weeks remaining. Game time tonight is set for

Lady Vandals beat Greenville in Volley for the Cure game




The Lady Vandals once again stepped up to net and won a close battle over Greenville 25-21, 26-24 in the annual Volley for the Cure match. After an early 3-3 tie in the first game of the match, the Lady Vandals took control holding the lead throughout the remainder of the set. In game two, the Lady Vandals got out to an early 5-0 lead before Greenville was able to get on the board. After

SEB volleyball falls to Windsor


St. Elmo-Brownstown lost in NTC volleyball action Thursday night, as they fall to Windsor, 25-17, 25-17.  Gabi Moore had 6 kills and 3 assists, Katie Kroll had 3 kills and 6 assists and Emily Bone had 2 kills and 2 assists.  SEB volleyball is now 13-9 overall on the season and 3-4 in the NTC.  They will be back in NTC action on Tuesday at Altamont.

BSE baseball falls at home


AT  Brownstown  -  Oct. 1
 

called after 6 inn. due to darkness

Webber    1    5    1    0    0    0        7    5    2

BSE          2    0    0    0    0    1        3

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.

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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
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