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FNB hosting Shred Fest today


First National Bank in Vandalia will be hosting Shred-Fest 2015 today from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Financial Center located on Banker Blvd. Anyone can bring confidential information such as old utility bills, bank statements, tax records, anything confidential that you don’t need anymore to be shredded..for free! A contracted shredding company certified by the National Association

Vandalia woman arrested twice in one day


A Vandalia woman was arrested twice in one for the same pending charge.  38 Amy F. Beel of Vandalia was arrested by Vandalia Police at 8 am Tuesday moring on a pending charge of disoderly conduct.  At that time, Beel posted bond and was released.  Then, at 8:04 pm Tuesday night, Beel was arrested again--this time for disorderly conduct and for violation of bail bond.  Beel at

Keyesport man killed in motorcycle accident Sunday night


A 52 year old Keyesport man was killed in a wreck on Sunday night. 52 year old Gerald E. Stone of Keyesport, was killed in a motorcycle accident Sunday night according to the Bond County Coroner’s office. Reports say Stone was traveling eastbound on Pittsburgh Road, about ½ mile from Mulberry Grove Road, Sunday night not long before 11:00 p.m., when the motorcycle he was driving left
LOCAL SPORTS

VJHS track celebrating strong year


7th Girls - Conference Champions

7th and 8th Boys - Conference Champions

 

State Qualifiers:

Blake Barth - 400, Pole Vault, 4X1 relay

Brenden Boley - 4X1 relay

Trevor Smalls - 4X1 relay

Devin Little - Hurdles, 4X1 relay

Zane Steele - Pole Vault (7th Place)

Hayden Marquardt - Pole Vault (8th Place)

 

Miley Worker - Pole Vault

Katy Wilkerson - Shot

Vandals Emma Meyer takes 6th in pole vault


VCHS Sophomore Emma Meyer finished 6th in the Class 1A finals in the pole vault.  Emma vaulted 10 feet, 9 inches to take 6th place overall in the finals.  Reed Custer Senior Morgan Zacharias took the Class 1A state championship as she vaulted 13 feet.

Mulberry Grove baseball wins Regional Championship


The Mulberry Grove Aces are Baseball Regional Champions.  Mulberry Grove defeated Odin, 5 to 1, to win the Lebanon Regional Championship.  Mulberry Grove now moves on to the Carlinville Sectional Semi-Final on Thursday at 4:30 pm when they will take on Morrisonville.

Altamont defeats BSE to take Regional Championship


The Altamont Indians were able to shut down Brownstown-St. Elmo in Saturday's Class 1A Regional championship game at North Clay, to pick up the 5 to 0 win.  For BSE they end their season at 12-15.

Lady Vandals Emma Meyer in finals today for pole vault


Lady Vandals Sophomore Emma Meyer will be representing today in the Class 1A Track and Field State Finals in Charleston.  Emma will be competing today in the finals in the pole vault.  Emma advanced on Thursday to today's final round.

BSE baseball, Mulberry Grove baseball & softball all go for Regional Titles toda


Brownstown-St. Elmo will take a shot at a baseball regional title this morning.  BSE will take on Altamont in the Regional Championship in Louisville this morning at 10 am.  We will have the broadcast of today's game on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com

The Mulberry Grove Aces will go for a baseball regional title today, as well.  Mulberry

South Central's Chase Riley wins 100 m sectional title, qualifies for state


South Central's Chase Riley is a Sectional Champion in the 100 meter run.  At the Class 1A Sectional at Lawrenceville, the South Central Junior (part of the Patoka-South Central coop for track) won the sectional title in the 100 meter run with a time of 11.11 seconds.  Riley now moves on to next weekend's state tournament at Charleston.

Emma Meyer moves to final in state track


The Lady Vandals track team will be represented by one team member in Saturday's finals of the 1A State Track Meet. Sophomore Emma Meyer completed a vault of 10' to advance to the Finals of the Pole Vault. Lady Vandal Anna Miller competed in the prelims of the 300m Intermediate Hurdles with a time of :51.21 but it was not good enough to advance to the Finals.

Vandals Curtis Gordon and Ethan Meyer qualify for state at Lawrenceville Track S


The VCHS boys track team competed at the Lawrenceville Sectional Thursday and will now be represented at the 1A Boys State Track Meet next Thursday. Curtis Gordon vaulted 14' to advance in the Pole Vault and also turned in a first place finish in the 110-meter High Hurdles with a time of :15.03 to advance to the State Meet. Ethan Meyer of the Vandals turned in a first place finish as well,

Post-season HS baseball scores


Class 1A Louisville Regional

Altamont 8, North Clay 6
-Altamont will take on St. Elmo-Brownstown at 10 am Sat Morning for Regional Championship

Class 2A Greenville Regional

Greenville 10, Breese Mater Dei 5
-Greenville moves to 21-12 on the season, will play Sat for Regional Championship
 

BSE defeats South Central, heads to regional championship


Brownstown-St. Elmo scored 5 runs in the first inning and then hung on at the end to pick up a 7 to 6 win over South Central in the North Clay Regional Semi-finals.  Drake Hall went the distance on the mound for BSE, recording the final out with a one run lead and South Central with the bases loaded.  BSE got hits on the day from Lewis Brown--who had 2 RBI, Cole Horner, Drake Hall,

Baseball today on WKRV


We will have baseball action today on WKRV.  South Central will take on Brownstown-St. Elmo in the Regional Semi-Finals this afternoon.  Game time is set for 4:30 pm today at North Clay Park in Louisville and we will have the broadcast for you on 107.1 FM WKRV and also available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com

HS softball season ends for SEB, South Central--Mulberry Grove advances


Class 1A Softball---At St. Elmo Regional

Regional semifinals--Altamont 11, SEB 1
                                 Effingham St. Anthony 16, BCCH 2
Altamont will take on Effingham St. Anthony in Regional Championship

At

Vandals baseball season comes to close losing close on to Greenville, BSE advanc


The Vandals baseball season came to a close as they lost to Greenville, 2 to 1, in the quarterfinal game of the Greenville regional.  The Vandals got a run in the first inning on a double by Richie Well, a wild pitch and then an RBI groundout by Zach Schaal but that was the only run the Vandals were able to come up with against the Comets Ace Tyler Hutchinson.  Richie Well was 2 for 3

Lady Vandals softball season ends, other softball scores


The Lady Vandals softball season came to a close yesterday as they lost at Greenville, 12 to 1, in the opening game of Class 2A regional action.  Lindsey Dagen was 1 for 3 with a run scored in the game, and Mikayla Ruot was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  The Lady Vandals also had hits from Karlie Bright, Madison Click, Kati Ladner and Gracie Morrison.  The Lady Vandals end their season with

Vandals baseball and softball post-season begins today


The post-season begins today for Class 1A and 2A baseball and softball. Vandals baseball wrapped up their regular season on Saturday when they lost, 10 to 0, to Nashville in the Ish Smith Classic in Greenville---they only got in one of their two games due to the weather and they finish the regular season with a record of 7-13. The Vandals begin post-season play today as they will travel to

Brownstown-St. Elmo 7th Grade Girls Place 3rd at State Track Meet


If you heard sirens in Brownstown on Saturday evening...don't worry there wasn't any emergency, just honoring the Brownstown-St. Elmo 7th grade track team

The Brownstown-St. Elmo 7th Grade girls track team brought home 3rd place honors from the IESA State Track Meet held in East Peoria Friday and Saturday. The team tied with Lexington for 3rd place behind 1st Place Lewistown and 2nd

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of May 16th are Emma Meyer, Anna Miller, Curtis Gordon and Ethan Meyer.  On Thursday, Emma Meyer qualified for state in the 100 run and the pole vault and Anna Miller qualified for the state track tournament in the 300 hurdles.  At the South Central Conference meet on Tuesday, Curtis Gordon brought home conference championships in the pole

BSE beats Ramsey in baseball action in final tuneup before the post-season


AT  Ramsey  -  May 15

 

BSE          2    3    0    0    1    0    0        6    7    1

Ramsey    1    0    0    0    0    0    0        1    3

Lady Vandals finish 4th as team at sectional track meet, qualify for state in 3


2nd Place: (8 points) **STATE QUALIFIERS**

100: Emma Meyer 13.01**

300H: Anna Miller 50.2**

Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10’3”**

 

 

3rd Place: (6 points)

4x200: Anna Miller, Olivia Marquardt, Johanna Walton, Madison Klanke 1:54.15

800: Jalea Paslay 2:29.53

High Jump: Johanna Walton 5’0” TIE

4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea

Mulberry Grove beats BSE in baseball action


Derek Childress went the distance on the mound for Mulberry Grove, as the Aces held on for a 9 to 7 win over Brownstown-St. Elmo on Thursday at Bob Page Field.  For Mulberry Grove, Murray was 4 for 4 in the game with 2 RBI.  For BSE, Cole Horner and Noah Flowers each had 2 hits and Lewis Brown had 2 RBI.  BSE is now 9-14 on the season and they will play at Ramsey today.

South Central softball loses close one to Salem, other scores


South Central softball lost a close one on Thursday, falling to Salem 3 to 2.  Abby King hit a 2 run HR in the first inning to give South Central the lead, which was a lead they hung on to until the 5th inning when Salem scored twice to take the lead and hang on for the win.  South Central softball is now 9-13 on the season.  They will play at the Olney Invitational Tournament on

Cards win to take series from Indians, host Tigers tonight


(Cleveland, OH)  --  Matt Carpenter connected for a two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning to lift the Cardinals to a 2-1 win over the Indians in Cleveland.  Michael Wacha pitched five-plus innings of one-run ball, but Kevin Siegrist got the win in relief as St. Louis took two-of-three.


>>Cardinals Host Tigers Tonight

(St. Louis, MO)  --  The

Vandals fall to Piasa SW, South Central wins


The Vandals managed just 3 hits as they fall to Piasa Southwestern at home on Wednesday.  Alec Schroeder pitched well but took the loss as he allowed 3 earned runs in going the distance.  Zach Schaal, Josh Ledbetter and Marcus Zimmerman each had one hit for the Vandals, as they fall to 7-12 on the season. 

South Central baseball returned to action on Wednesday, picking up a 3 to

Lady Vandals softball falls to Piasa SW


The Lady Vandals fell to 2-23 on the season as they lost at home to Piasa Southwestern, 12 to 0.  The Lady Vandals had 5 hits---Gracie Morrison was 2 for 3, Lindsey Dagen, Mikayla Ruot and Kati Ladner each had one hit for the Lady Vandals.  Next up for the Lady Vandals will be the Tri County Round Robin on Saturday.

South Central softball beats SEB in NTC Tourney consy game


South Central softball got a 3 to 1 win over St. Elmo-Brownstown on Wednesday at Deken Park in the NTC Tournament Consolation game.  Abby King got the win pitching for South Central and Mia Campbell was 4 for 4 with 2 RBI in the game.  Kyrstyn Fitch had 2 hits for SEB.  South Central is now 9-12 on the season while SEB falls to 7-19.  South Central will play at Salem today and

Cards strikeout 19 times in loss, wrap up series in Cleveland today


(Cleveland, OH)  --  Corey Kluber struck out 18 and allowed one hit in eight shutout innings leading the Indians to a 2-0 win over the Cardinals at Progressive Field.  Jhonny Peralta had the only hit for the Cards.  John Lackey took the loss, giving up both runs on five hits in five-and-one-third innings.  St. Louis is 23-and-10.

>>Cards Close Out Series In

VCHS' Curtis Gordon Conference Champ in Pole Vault & 110H, Ethan Meyer in Triple


Pana           121

Carlinville     83

Roxana         64

Greenville     62

Staunton        50

Hillsboro        42

SW Piasa       38

Litchfield       35

Vandalia

Vandals, BSE fall in baseball action


Getting back into action for the first time in 6 days, the Vandals fall to Roxana, 8 to 1, in South Central Conference action on Wednesday at Vandalia Mutual Field.  Roxana scored 4 runs in the first inning off of Zach Schaal to take early control in the game.  The Vandals had just 5 hits on the day.  Richie Well was 2 for 3 with an RBI, Marcus Zimmerman was 2 for 3 and Kelly Jones

Lady Vandals softball falls twice, SC and SEB advance to play each other in NTC


Lady Vandals softball got in two games on Tuesday afternoon, falling to Roxana 15 to 0 in game one and falling to Ramsey, 21 to 9 in game two.  In the first game, the Lady Vandals were no hit in the game as they fall in South Central Conference action to the Shells.  In game two, Ramsey came from behind scoring 6 runs in the 5th and 9 more runs in the 6th inning on their way to the

Cards beat Indians to open series


(Cleveland, OH)  --  A four-run eighth inning ended any worries as the Cardinals took the first of three from the Indians, 8-3, at Progressive Field.  Matt Carpenter had an RBI single and Matt Holliday capped the big frame with a three-run homer.  Holliday had two hits and drove in four.  Lance Lynn improved to 2-and-3, tossing six shutout innings with nine

T-Town hires new boys basketball coach


Jason Hanson has been hired as the new head coach of the Teutopolis Wooden Shoes. The Teutopolis School Board voted 6-0 last night to hire Hanson, who went 39-20 in the last two years at Casey-Westfield and led the Warriors to a Super-Sectional appearance in Class 1A this past season. Hanson also previously coached at Neoga.

Egyptian Illini Conf All Conference Softball Team


Egyptian Illini Conference

All- Conference Team Softball 2015

 

1st Team

Karissa Woody Mulberry Grove (MVP)

Paige Fleeman Christ Our Rock Lutheran

Kayla Zimmerman Mulberry Grove

Baylee Scholes St. Elmo/Brownstown

Amanda Pierce Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick

Lauren Robison Mulberry Grove

Skye Kimberin Ramsey

Tessa Philpot St. Elmo/Brownstown

Abbi Cunningham

VCHS Fr-Soph boys track


Pana    125

Carlinville    110

Greenville    80

SW

VCHS Fr-Soph girls take 2nd at Fr-Soph track meet Saturday




Fresh/Sophomore Conference at Vandalia


1st Place: (10 points)


300H: Anna Miller 49.26


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Karsyn Garrison, Emma Meyer 52.99


4x200: Anna Miller, Olivia Marquardt, Emma Meyer, Madison Klanke 1:51.81 **NEW SCHOOL RECORD*


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 9’6"


2nd Place: (8 points)


200: Madison Klanke 27.96


3rd Place:

BSE falls in short game in Wood Bat game at Flora


AT  Flora  -  May 9

Wooden Bat Game

 

*Game was called due to rain with 2 outs in the bottom of the 5th with Flora leading so the game was official.

 

BSE       0    0    0    0    0        0    3    1

Flora     0    1    1

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of May 9th are the Lady Vandals track team.  The Lady Vandals took 4th place overall at the Conference meet on Tuesday and Emma Meyer took home individuals conference championships in the 100m run, Triple Jump and the Pole Vault. 

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

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Cards use homers to beat Pirates


(Pittsburgh, PA)  --  Big homers by Kolten Wong and Matt Holliday propelled the Cardinals past the Pirates by a score of 8-5.  Wong and Holliday each blasted three-run homers, and Jhonny Peralta added a solo shot for St. Louis.  Michael Wacha improved to 5-and-0 with six innings of three-run ball.  The Cards are an MLB-best 22-and-7.  Francisco Liriano struck out ten

VCHS boys track results--multiple 1st place finishes for Gordon and Meyer


Greenville    95

Mater Dei    89.5

Vandalia    55.5

CORL            ​14

 

1st:

Curtis Gordon-- 110 H-- 15.53

Curtis Gordon-- Pole Vault-- 14'

Ethan Meyer-- Long Jump-- 20'2.5" (NEW SCHOOL RECORD)

Ethan Meyer-- Triple

VJHS boys track results


8th
Vandalia 90
Greenville 71
Roxana 30
Litchfield 15

First place
Hurdles 800 devein little
Shot Erick roman
Pole vault Zane Steele
100 long jump Trevor smalls
Disc Daniel d-f
400 Blake Barth
4x1 NEW SCHOOL RECORD devein little Brendan Boley Blake Barth Trevor smalls


Second place
4x2 Zane Steele eli cox Daniel DF Dustin Lott
High jump Trevor smalls
Pole vault Blake

BSE's comeback falls just short, South Central loses wild one


Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball made a huge comeback during their game with Christ Our Rock Lutheran on Thursday, but it fell just short.  CORL scored 13 runs in the 2nd inning and led the game at that point, 15 to 0.  But, BSE kept chipping away, scoring 8 runs in the 4th inning themselves, but fell just short falling 16 to 15.  Noah Flowers took the loss for BSE.  BSE's

Vandals baseball falls at Hillsboro


Hillsboro scored 5 runs in the 2nd inning on their way to a 7 to 3 win over the Vandals on Wednesday afternoon.  Alec Schroeder took the loss, going the distance on the mound and allowing 4 earned runs.  Zach Schaal had a hit and an RBI for the Vandals, with Collin Nestleroad, Richie Well, Nathan Casey and Kelly Jones adding the other hits for the Vandals, who fall to 7-10 on the

Lady Vandals fall at Hillsboro, other softball scores


The Lady Vandals lost at Hillsboro, 11 to 2, on Wednesday afternoon.  Karlie Bright had a hit and an RBI and Molly Kern, Emalee Hall and Kati Ladner added hits for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 2-20 on the season.  Hillsboro was able to blow open the game with an 8 run bottom of the 6th inning.  The Lady Vandals are now 2-20 on the season.  They will take on Litchfield at home

Cubs beat Cards, ending Cards 8 game winning streak


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Anthony Rizzo homered and knocked in three as the Cubs clipped the Cardinals 6-5 in the third installment of a four-game series at Busch Stadium.  Kris Bryant had two hits, drove in a run and scored twice for Chicago, which snapped a four-game skid.  Jhonny Peralta went deep and Yadier Molina plated two runs for the Redbirds, who saw their eight-game

VCHS girls win 3 individual titles, take 4th as a team at SCC Meet




5/5 at Roxana – CONFERENCE


1st Place: (10 points)


100: Emma Meyer 12.99


Triple Jump: Emma Meyer 33’4 ½ " **NEW SCHOOL RECORD**


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10’0"


2nd Place: (8 points)


High Jump: Johanna Walton 4’10"


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.56


3rd Place: (6 points)

Cards rally for win over Cubs, have won 8 in a row


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Cardinals pulled off another comeback victory against the Cubs, 7-4, in the second of four from Busch Stadium.  St. Louis trailed 4-1 before scoring six unanswered runs, including a three-run homer and four RBI by Matt Carpenter.  Kolten Wong was 3-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI as St. Louis improved to 20-and-6 taking the first two of the

BSE gets baseball wins, SC falls---also area softball scores


Brownstown-St. Elmo picked up their second win in as many days as they defeated Beecher City-Cowden Herrick, 12 to 2.  BSE scored 6 runs in both the 2nd and 4th innings to get the win.  Landon Feezel got the win on the mound and had an RBI at the plate.  Wade Ireland had a double and 3 RBI in the game.  BSE is now 9-10 on the spring season and they will play Christ Our Rock

South Central grad Spencer Patton back to the big leagues


South Central High School grad Spencer Patton is back in the big leagues.  The Major League Baseball transactions yesterday included this line

Texas Rangers - Recalled pitcher Spencer Patton from Round Rock
(PCL); optioned pitcher Roman Mendez to Round Rock.

Patton made his major league debut last year with Texas, as he had an 0.96 ERA in 9 appearances at the end of last season for

Cards rally to beat Cubs


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Cardinals rallied from down 8-4 in the bottom-of-the-sixth to beat the Cubs, 10-9, at Busch Stadium.  Mark Reynolds went 2-for-3 with a first-inning grand slam and Tony Cruz belted a two-run double to give St. Louis the lead in the seventh.  Kolten Wong went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI for the Cards, who are off to their best start since 1900 at

BSE baseball gets win, SC falls to Salem


Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball returned from a bit of a break in the schedule to pick up a 4 to 2 win over Windsor Stew-Stras.  Drake Hall got the win on the mound, going all 7 innings allowing 2 runs on 7 hits to pick up the win.  Landon Feezel was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI for BSE as they improve to 8-10 on the season. BSE will take on Beecher City-Cowden Herrick today.

South Central

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, Altamont defeats SEB


The Lady Vandals lost to Greenville in softball action Monday, 19 to 0.  Karlie Bright had the Lady Vandals only hit on the day as they fall to 2-19 on the season.  The Lady Vandals will be a Hillsboro on Wednesday. 

Altamont softball was an 18 to 12 winner of St. Elmo-Brownstown in NTC softball action on Monday.

VJHS boys track results at Cowden meet


8th Grade

Vandalia 158

Cowden Herrick 69

Stew Straus 3

Patoka 22

Sigel St. Michel 10

 

FIRST PLACE

Hurdles 800 Devin Little

200 Brenden Boley

Pole Vault Zane Steele

Shot Put Erick Roman

100 Long Jump High Jump Trevor Smalls

4X1 Devin Little Trevor Smalls Blake Barth Brenden Boley

400 Blake Barth

 

SECOND PLACE

4x2 Daniel D-F Dusin Lott

Cards sweep Pirates, host Cubs for four games


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Kolten Wong homered in the bottom of the 14th inning to give the Cardinals a 3-2 win over the Pirates at Busch Stadium.  Pedro Alvarez's homer in the 12th gave Pittsburgh a 3-2 lead, but Peter Bourjos tied it with an infield single in the bottom half.  Miguel Socolovich got the win.


>>Cardinals Host Cubs Tonight

(St. Louis, MO)

South Central baseball goes 1-2 in Centralia Tournament


South Central baseball goes 1-2 in the tough Centralia Tournament over the weekend.  South Central opened on Friday night with an 11 to 6 win over Centralia.  Noah Powless got the win on the mound.  Dylan Smith, Brett Harmeier, Dre Hill and Jace Wilkins each had 2 hits for South Central in the win.  South Central then lost to Trenton Wesclin, 6 to 1, on Saturday in their first

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of May 2nd are Emma Meyer and Johanna Walton.  In the Lady Vandals track meet at T-Town Emma Meyer set a new school record in the pole vault at 11'4" and Johanna Walton tied for first in the high jump at 4'10". 

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

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VCHS girls track results at Cumberland




5/1 at Cumberland


with Teutopolis, Negoa, Marshall, Robinson, Altamon, St. Anthony, Casey-Westfield, Cumberland, Tri-County, Stew-Stras, Brownstown/St. Elmo, and Vandalia


1st Place: (6 points)


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.43


300 H: Anna Miller 50.05


100: Emma Meyer 13.08


800: Jalea Paslay 2:29


2nd Place: (4

Vandals baseball falls at Gillespie


The Vandals lost at Gillespie, 10 to 6, on Friday.  The Vandals are now 7-9 on the season and 4-3 in South Central Conference action.  The Vandals are off until Wednesday at Hillsboro.

Lady Vandals softball falls to Gillespie


The Lady Vandals managed just 3 hits in falling at Gillespie on Friday, 10 to 0.  Lindsey Dagen had 2 hits and Madison Click had the other hit for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 2-18 on the season.  They will play Monday at home versus Greenville.

VJHS boys track results


8th Grade

VANDALIA 76

HILLSBORO 35

 

FIRST place

 

Hurdles 800 Devin Little

200 Brenden Boley

High Jump 100 Long Jump Trevor Smalls

400 pole Vault Blake Barth

4X1 Brenden Boley Devin Little Blake Barth Trevor Smalls

 

 

SECOND place

200 Dustin Lott

Shot PUt Erick Roman

High Jump Blake Barth

Pole Vault Zane Steele

Discus

South Central softball gets win, other scores


South Central softball scored in every inning on their way to a 10 to 0 win over Dieterich in NTC softball action.  Abby King pitched 5 shutout innings and was also 3 for 3 at the plate with a HR, 3 RBI and 3 runs scored.  South Central softball is now 6-9 overall and 2-5 in NTC play. 

Effingham St. Anthony 20, Altamont 14
-Altamont is 5-10 on the season

Vandals baseball falls, BSE's Flowers throws perfect game, SC baseball gets win


The Vandals got two runs in the first inning, but could put up anymore after that as they fall to Pana, 4 to 2.  Jake Bowen and Zach Schaal each had 2 hits for the Vandals, who out hit Pana 7 to 4.  Kelly Jones pitched well, allowing just 2 earned runs, walking four and striking out four in taking the tough luck loss.  The Vandals are now 7-8 on the season.  They will be back

Lady Vandals softball falls to Pana


The Lady Vandals mustered just two hits at the plate as they fall to Pana, 9 to 0.  Mikayla Ruot and Gracie Morrison each had hits for the Lady Vandals as they fall to 2-17 on the season.  They will next be in action on Friday at Gillespie.

Cards get win, wrap up series with Phillies today


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Cardinals used a four-run fifth inning to power their way to a 5-2 victory over the Phillies at Busch Stadium.  Peter Bourjos, Kolten Wong and Matt Adams all went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored for the Cards, who have won six of eight.  Carlos Martinez fired six innings of two-run ball to improve to 3-and-0 with the win and Trevor Rosenthal

VCHS girls track results from meet at T-Town



 


with Teutopolis, Neoga, Stew Straws, Windsor, Cumberland, and Vandalia


1st Place: (10 points)


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 53.57


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 11’4" **NEW SCHOOL RECORD**


High Jump: Johanna Walton 4’10" *TIE*


100H: Anna Miller 17.68


400: Jalea Paslay 1:06.02


200: Emma Meyer

Vandals, BSE both get baseball wins


The Vandals picked up their second South Central Conference win of the week as they defeated Carlinville at home Tuesday, 11 to 5.  Richie Well was 3 for 4 with 3 RBI in the game, Jake Bowen was 3 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored, Colin Nestleroad had 2 hits and 2 runs scored and Marcus Zimmerman was 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored.  Zach Schaal went the distance on the mound to pick

Area softball scores from 4-28-15


Mulberry Grove 11, St. Elmo-Brownstown 6
-Darby Moss 2 for 4 with 2 RS for SEB, Tessa Philpot 2 for 3 with 2 RBI
-SEB is 6-16 they are off until Monday versus Altamont

Dieterich 7, BCCH 3

Effingham 6, Altamont 2

Vandals baseball gets wins at Litchfield, South Central falls to T-Town


Alec Schroeder went the distance, allowing just one earned run, as the Vandals got an 11 to 4 win over Litchfield on the road Monday.  Richie Well was 3 for 5 on the day with 2 runs scored and an RBI.  Zach Schaal had 4 hits and 3 RBI in the win and Alec Schroeder added 2 hits, 2 runs scored and 2 RBI in the win.  The Vandals improve to 6-7 on the season.  They will host

SEB, South Central softball fall--other scores


Stew-Stras Windsor was an 11 to 1 winner over St. Elmo-Brownstown in softball action on Monday afternoon.  Darby Moss was 2 for 3 with a run scored in the loss for SEB, as they fall to 6-16 on the season.  They will host Mulberry Grove today.

South Central softball lost to Odin-Sandoval on Monday.  Abby King took the loss pitching for South Central.  South Central softball

Cards lose to Phillies, confirm Waino out for the season


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Cole Hamels racked up nine strikeouts in seven innings of one-run ball to guide the Phillies past the Cardinals, 4-1, at Busch Stadium.  Matt Holliday singled in the lone run in St. Louis' second straight defeat since winning nine of 10.  John Lackey gave up three runs in seven frames for the loss.

>>Cardinals Host Phillies Again

One of two Vandalia 10 and under teams takes 2nd in round robin weekend tourney




9:00 AM Nokomis vs Decatur


10:30 AM Salem vs Vandalia Red


Noon Vandalia Red vs Decatur – tie 4-4


 


Sunday


Shed Field Vandalia The Freight Field


8:00 AM Vandalia Black vs Hillsboro


9:30 AM Salem vs Nokomis Shelbyville vs Litchfield


11:00 AM Vandalia Black vs Shelbyville Litchfield vs Hillsboro


12:30 PM Nokomis vs Vandalia Red

VCHS boys track results from Comet Relays


Here are results from the Greenville Comet Relays:

 

Totals:

Pana        98 pts

Nashville    83 pts

Hillsboro    66 pts

Staunton    63 pts

Greenville    57 pts

Mater Dei 

VJHS boys track results from 4-23 event


Results from 4-23 event

8th GRADE

 

Vandalia 75

Greenville 56

Brownstown 13

 

FIRST PLACE

 

Hurdles 800 Devin Little

Shot Put Erick Roman

100 High Jump Long Jump Trevor Smalls

Pole Vault Zane Steele

Disc Daniel D-F

400 Blake Barth

4X1 Devin Little Brenden Boley Blake Barth Trevor Smalls

 

 

SECOND PLACE

4X2 Chopper

VCHS girls track results from Friday Comet Relays




at Comet Relays


with Pana , Nashville, Hillsboro, Staunton, Greenville, Mater Dai, and Vandalia


1st Place: (10 points)


Fresh/Soph 4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 54.06


800 Medley: Anna Miller, Emma Meyer, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay 1:58.26


**NEW SCHOOL RECORD**


 


2nd Place: (8 points)


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer

Brewers beat Cards on Sunday, Cards host Phillies tonight


(Milwaukee, WI)  --  Adam Lind drilled a two-run homer as the Brewers doubled up the Cardinals, 6-3, to salvage the finale of a three-game set in Milwaukee.  Mark Reynolds launched a solo homer for St. LouisLance Lynn allowed all six runs and 10 hits in five frames to fall to 1-and-2.

>>Cardinals Host Phillies Tonight

(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Cardinals are

Wainwright could be done for the season


(Milwaukee, WI)  --  The Cardinals season is no longer in the hands of their ace Adam Wainwright.  Wainwright has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and could possibly miss the remainder of the season with an Achilles injury, according to multiple sources.  The three-time All-Star left Saturday's start against the Brewers after popping up to first base in the top of

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of April 25th is Kelsey Swain of Vandalia.  In the Lady Vandals softball win on Thursday over St. Elmo-Brownstown, Kelsey retired 12 straight batters at one time pitching.  And, she was also 5 for 5 at the plate with 3 runs scored and 2 RBI, as the Lady Vandals got the 19 to 10 win over SEB. 

Our Athlete of the Week is brought to you

Vandals fall to Hillsboro, MG defeats BSE


Hillsboro scored 5 runs in the 4th inning to break open a scoreless game as they defeated the Vandals, 7 to 3, in South Central Conference action on Friday at Vandalia Mutual Field.  The Vandals had just 4 hits in the day with Colin Nestleroad having two hits on the day and Nathan Casey reached base twice for the Vandals.  Jake Bowen went the first 6 innings, allowing 7 runs on 10 hits

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, South Central defeats SEB


The Lady Vandals lost in South Central Conference action at home on Friday as they lost to Hillsboro, 20 to 8.  The Lady Vandals did score 6 runs in the 2nd inning but Hillsboro scored 6 in the first and added 8 more runs in the 2nd inning.  Kati Ladner had 1 hit and 3 RBI, Mikayla Ruot was 1 for 3 with 3 RBI and Sara Bigelow had 2 hits and 2 runs scored.  The Lady Vandals are

Baseball today on WKRV-Vandals host Hillsboro


We will have baseball action today on WKRV.  The Vandals will host the Hillsboro Hiltopper today in South Central Conference baseball action.  Game time set for 4:30 pm this afternoon.  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.

South Central baseball gets win over Ramsey


Gavin Raterman had 3 hits and 2 RBI and Dre Hill, Jace Wilkins, and Dylen Brauer each had two hits as South Central got a 17 to 0 win over Ramsey on Thursday afternoon.  Trent Geiler got the win on the mound for South Central as they improve to 11-3 on the season.  South Central will host Flora today.

Lady Vandals get win, SEB splits DH


Kelsy Swain retired 12 straight batters from the 2nd to 6th innings pitching and was 5 for 5 at the plate with 3 runs scored and 2 RBI as the Lady Vandals broke thru with a 19 to 10 win over St. Elmo-Brownstown in the 2nd game of a split double header at Deken Park on Thursday evening.  Mikayla Ruot was 3 for 5 with 4 runs scored, Madison Click added 2 hits and 4 RBI and Sarah Bigelow added

Vandals shut out by Greenville, BSE shut out by Odin


The Vandals could muster just 5 hits on the day as they fall at Greenville to the Comets, 6 to 0.  The game was scoreless until the bottom of the 5th when Greenville scored 5 runs.  Marcus Zimmerman, Zach Schaal, Jake Bowen, Richie Well and Nathan Casey all had one hit for the Vandals in the game as they Vandals fall to 5-6 on the season and 2-1 in South Central Conference action.

Lady Vandals fall to Greenville in softball action, South Central gets win


The Lady Vandals fall in South Central Conference action on Wednesday to Greenville, 11 to 2.  Mikayla Ruot and Sarah Bigelow had the RBI for the Lady Vandals and Molly Kern, Madison Click, Kelsey Swain and Gracie Morrison had hits for the Lady Vandals, as they fall to 1-13 on the season.  The Lady Vandals will play at St. Elmo at about 6 pm today as they will take on St.

Cards Top Nationals


(Washington, DC)  --  Kolten Wong doubled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning as the Cardinals beat the Nationals, 7-5, in the Nation's Capital.  Wong blasted a two-run homer and totaled three RBI and Matt Adams launched a solo homer and plated a pair of runs.  Matt Carpenter also belted a solo shot to help St. Louis pick up its sixth victory in seven games.

Blues Blast Wild To Even Series


(St. Paul, MN)  --  Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice as the Blues blasted the Wild 6-1 in Game Four of their Western Conference quarterfinal series at Xcel Energy Center.  David Backes and Patrik Berglund had a goal and an assist each for St. Louis, which evened the best-of-seven set at two games apiece.  Jake Allen made 17 saves in the victory. The series shifts back to St.

VCHS boys track at Cumberland Invite


Last night the Vandals Track team went to the Cumberland Invite.

 

Results:

East Richland (Olney):

VJHS boys track results from 4-21


7th Grade Boys

 

Vandalia 110

Pana 66

Brownstown St. Elmo 30

Patoka 0

 

FIRST PLACE

High Jump - Gavin Davis

4X1 Cole Tarkington, Mathew Wells, Markus Isaiah, Ethan Largent

800, 1600 Case Goldsmith

Long Jump Cole Tarkington

 

SECOND PLACE

Hurdles Markus Isaiah

4X2 Gavin Davis Connor Satherswaite Hobie Booker

200 Gavin Davis

100 High

Lady Vandals track results from Mattoon Invitational




Mattoon Invitational 4/21/15


1st Place: (10 points)


2nd Place: (8 points)


3rd Place: (6 points)


100: Emma Meyer 13.34


4th Place: (4 points)


300H: Anna Miller 52.5


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10’6"


5th Place: (2 points)


Triple Jump: Emma Meyer 32’3.5"


6th Place: (1 point)


800: Jalea Paslay 2:33.93


4x200:

South Central baseball wins another wild one, BSE falls to Dieterich


A day after beating the Vandals 12 to 11, South Central was back at it on Tuesday afternoon as they defeated North Clary, 14 to 13.  Gavin Raterman got the win on the mound while Dylen Brauer got the final out to secure the win.  Brett Harmeier had 4 hits and 2 RBI, Dylan Smith had 3 hits and 3 RBI, Trevor Markley had a 2 run HR and a total of 4 RBI in the game and Dre Hill had 2 hits

Lady Vandals fall to Mulberry Grove in softball action, other scores


The Lady Vandals fall to 1-12 on the season as they lost to Mulberry Grove, 11 to 1, on Tuesday afternoon.  Mulberry Grove opened up the game with a 6 run 4th inning.  Kelsey Swain had a double and a run scored and Lindsey Dagen and Madison Click had the other hits for the Lady Vandals, who will be back in action today at Greenville.

South Central 4, BCCH 1
W-Abby King

Odin 12,

Escobar Powers Nats To Walk-Off Win Over Cards


(Washington, DC)  --  Yunel Escobar's solo homer in the bottom of the 10th gave the Nationals a 2-1 win over the Cardinals in the opener of a three-game set in Washington.  Matt Holliday's RBI single in the ninth forced extra innings for the Cards, who had won five in-a-row.  Carlos Villanueva took the loss.

 

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Blues At Wild For Game Four Tonight


(St. Paul, MN)  --  The Blues will try to even their first-round playoff series with the Wild tonight in Minnesota.  Game Four is at Xcel Energy Center, with faceoff at 8:30 p.m.  The Blues were shut out 3-0 in Game Three and trail the best-of-seven set 2-1.  St. Louis hosts Game Five on Friday.

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South Central wins wild one over Vandals


In a crazy back and forth offensive game, South Central had just a tiny bit more in the end, on their way to a 12 to 11 win over the Vandals in a game that was moved to Lion's Field in Kinmundy.  Ryan Matheny got the win in relief for South Central while Jake Bowen took the loss in allowing the game winning RBI single in the bottom of the 7th inning.  for the Vandals, Nathan Casey

Softball scores from Monday-SEB falls


Effingham St. Anthony 15, St. Elmo-Brownstown 5
-Krystyn Fitch 2 for 3
SEB now 5-12 on the season they will host Odin today

Neoga 6, BCCH 1

Altamont 10, Stew-Stras Windsor 9

Blues fall to Wild, trail 2-1 in series


(St. Paul, MN)  --  Devan Dubnyk denied all 17 shots he faced to lead the Wild to a 3-0 win over the Blues in Game Three of their West quarterfinal series in Minnesota. Jake Allen made 21 saves for the Blues, who will try to get even in Game Four in Minnesota tomorrow night.

 

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Cardinals sweep Reds, other Cards news


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Jon Jay doubled and scored on Kolten Wong's sac-fly in the eighth as the Cardinals clipped the Reds 2-1 at Busch Stadium.  Matt Carpenter homered in the first for St. Louis, which swept the three-game series.  Adam Wainwright outdueled Cincinnati's Mike Leake for his second win.

>>Wainwright Sharp Again

(St. Louis, MO)  --

South Central goes 2-1 in their own wooden bat tournament


From Friday

South Central 1, Valmeyer 0 in 8 innings
-winning run scored on overthrow by catcher to 3B on SB attempt

From Saturday

South Central 10, Casey-Westfield 3
WP-Gavin Ratermann
Ryan Matheny 3 RBI

North Clay 9, South Central 2

South Central is 8-3 on the season.  They are scheduled to be at Vandalia today

Lady Vandals go 0-2 at Nokomis Tournament


In their first game, the Lady Vandals rally versus Nokomis fell short as they lost, 7 to 5.  The Lady Vandals scored 4 runs in the 7th inning.  In the game, Mikayla Ruot had 3 hits and 3 RBI, Gracie Morrison had 2 hits, 2 runs scored and 2 RBI and Kelsey Swain had 2 hits and a run scored.  In the second game, the Lady Vandals lost to St. Elmo-Brownstown, 12 to 1.  The

St. Elmo-Brownstown softball goes 1-1 at Nokomis Tournament


Game One

Pana 7, SEB softball 4
-Darby Moss 2 for 3 with 1 RBI and RS
-Audriana Pruett 2 RBI

Game Two

SEB 12, Lady Vandals 1
-Darby Moss, Baylee Scholes & Morgan Brown all had 3 hits--Morgan had HR, 2 RBI and 4 RS

SEB softball is now 5-11 on the season.  They will play Effingham St. Anthony at home Monday

Brownstown-St. Elmo baseball gets two Saturday wins


AT  Brownstown  -  April 18

 

Game 1  (8 innings)

Wayne City      0    6    0    0    1    0    0    0        7    5    0

BSE                 0    0    2    4

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of April 18th are Zach Schaal, Jake Bowen and Marcus Zimmerman.  Zach went the distance on the mound to get the win, Jake Bowen had a big 2 run single in the 5th inning and Marcus Zimmerman was 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored to help the Vandals pick up the 5 to 4 win over Staunton on Friday at home.

Your Athlete of the Week is brought

Vandals baseball rallies for conference win


Vandals baseball scored 3 runs in the 5th inning and one more in the 6th as they rallied for a 4 to 3 win over Staunton at home on Friday.  Marcus Zimmerman was 2 for 3 with a run scored and an RBI.  Jake Bowen had the big 2 run hit in the 5th inning for the Vandals.  Zach Schaal went the distance on the mound allowing 2 hits and striking out 3 to pick up the win.  The Vandals

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, SEB wins


The Lady Vandals lost in South Central Conference softball action on Friday, 19 to 1 to Staunton.  Sarah Bigelow was 2 for 2 for the Lady Vandals with a run scored.  Gracie Morrison was 1 for 2 with an RBI and Mikayla Ruot was 1 for 2 with a double.  The Lady Vandals are 1-9 on the season.  They will play at the Nokomis Tournament today.

St. Elmo-Brownstown softball held

VJHS boys track results from Altamont meet


8th Grade

 

Vandalia 151

Cowden Herrick 93

Altamont 72

Neoga 58

Brownstown 22

Windsor 19

 

FIRST PLACE

Hurdles 200 Devon Little

Pole Vault Zane Steele

4X1 Devon Little Brenden Boley Blake Barth Trevor Smalls

1600 Dylan Davis

400 Blake Barth

Long Jump trevor Smalls

 

SECOND PLACE

4X2 Bryce Sullivan Dustin Lott Keith Green Zane

Vandals baseball falls to Shelbyville


Vandals fall to Shelbyville, 10 to 2

Zach Schaal 1-3
Jake Bowen 1-2
Kelly Jones 1-3 / 1 run
Alec Schroeder 1-3 / 1 run
Tucker Wilms 1-2
Marcus Zimmerman 1-3

Losing Pitcher Jake Bowen

Collin Nestleroad RBI

Vandals are now 4-4 on the season

Lady Vandals fall to Shelbyville in softball action, other scores


Shelbyville scored 10 runs in the first inning on their way to an 18 to 3 win over the Lady Vandals.  Gracie Morrison was 2 for 3 with an RBI in the game and Karlie Bright and Mikayla Ruot added hits, as the Lady Vandals Vandals fall to 1-8 on the season. 

Other softball scores

Altamont 11, BCCH 10

Wild beat Blues to take Game One of series


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Jason Pominville tallied a goal and an assist as the Wild beat the Blues 4-2 in Game One of their Western Conference quarterfinal series at Scottrade Center.  Jaden Schwartz and Alexander Steen scored third period goals for the Blues.  Jake Allen allowed two goals on 27 shots in defeat.  The Blues host Game Two tomorrow afternoon.

Cards take series from Brewers, begin series tonight with Reds


(St. Louis, MO)  --  John Lackey pitched seven shutout innings as the Cardinals blanked the Brewers 4-0 at Busch Stadium.  Matt Holiday, Mark Reynolds, Matt Carpenter and Yadier Molina all had run-scoring hits for St. Louis, which took the final two games of the three-game set.

>>Cardinals Host Reds Tonight

(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Cardinals continue their

VCHS girls track results from meet at Roxana




1st Place: (6 points)


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 52.8


100 H: Anna Miller 18.0


100: Emma Meyer 12.5


800: Jalea Paslay 2:35


4x200: Anna Miller, Olivia Marquardt, Johanna Walton, Madison Klanke 1:59.6


300H: Anna Miller 52.7


200: Emma Meyer 27.3


High Jump: Johanna Walton 5’0"


Triple Jump: Emma Meyer

VCHS boys track results from Roxana


4/14/2015 track meet at Roxana Results are:

Carlinville-- 81

Roxana --    80

Greenville-- 63

Vandalia--    ​25

 

1st Place:

Curtis Gordon-- Triple Jump-- 37'5.5"

 

2nd Place:

Jacob Truitt-- High Jump-- 5'6"

 

3rd Place: 

4x100 (Gordon, Sullens, Bradley, Meyer)--48.2

Ethan

VJHS girls track results from Tuesday




Girl's Track Results: Altamont Tuesday, 4/14


7th Grade 5th place finish 57 points


1st


None


2nd


4x100 -Bunker Worker Kern Hagy


4x400 -Bunker Miller McNary Smith


Megan Kern -Shot


3rd


4x200 -Whitten Dothager Stewart Cook


Amelia Smith -400


Lauren Hagy -200


Laura Miller -Discus


8th Grade 3rd place finish 74

Lady Vandals fall in softball action, SEB wins, South Central falls


The Lady Vandals lost to Centralia on Wednesday, falling 24 to 0.  Karlie Bright had the only hit for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 1-7 on the season.  They will play at Shelbyville today.

St. Elmo-Brownstown softball defeated Ramsey, 8 to 4, on Wednesday.  Darby Moss was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI.  Baylee Scholes got the win pitching and also had two hits.  Tessa Philpot,

Cards Double Up Brewers


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Matt Holliday singled in a pair of runs in the opening inning to help the Cardinals beat the Brewers, 4-2, at Busch Stadium.  Yadier Molina went 3-for-4 with an RBI and Matt Carpenter doubled in a run to help St. Louis get back above .500 for the first time since Opening Day.  Lance Lynn tossed five innings of one-run ball to pick up the win and Trevor

Blues begins playoffs tonight, Allen will be in goal


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Blues begin postseason play tonight against Minnesota.  They host the Wild in Game One of their best-of-seven, Western Conference quarterfinal at 8:30 p.m.  These teams just finished the regular season against one another on Saturday and split their four meetings this season.

>>Blues' Allen To Start In Net Over Elliott

(St. Louis,

VJHS boys track results


 

Apr 15 at 9:31 PM





8th Grade

Pana 97
Vandalia 83
Meridian 10
Windsor 8

First place
Hurdles 800 Devin Little
Pole vault Zane Steele
Long jump Trevor Smalls
400 Blake Barth

Second place
4x2 Bryce Sullivan Boots Green Dustin Lott Zane Steele
4x1 Devon Little Brenden Boley Blake Barth Trevor Smalls
4x4 Zane Steele Boots Green Bryce Sullivan Dustin Lott
100

VJHS girls track results from Monday meet




Girl's Track Results: Pana Monday, 4/13


7th Grade


1st


Amelia Smith-400


Laura Miller-Discus


Megan Kern-Shot


Lauren Hagy-100 and 200


4x100 team: Bunker Worker Kern Hagy


2nd


Bailey Stewart -800


Lauren Hagy-High Jump


4x200 team: Whitten Dothager Stewart Cook


4x400 team: Bunker Miller McNary Smith


3rd

Vandals fall to Altamont in baseball action, Flowers throws no hitter for BSE


The Vandals took one on the chin in baseball action on Tuesday as they lost to Altamont, 20 to 1.  Colin Nestleroad was 1 for 2 with the lone RBI on the day for the Vandals.  Nathan Casey, Alec Schroeder and Marcus Zimmerman had the other hits for the Vandals who fall to 4-3 on the season.  Kelly Jones took the loss on the mound.  The Vandals are now 4-3 on the season.

Lady Vandals fall to Altamont in softball action, other scores


The Lady Vandals lost to Altamont, 15 to 5, in softball action on Tuesday.  Gracie Morrison had 2 hits and an RBI and Karlie Bright added a hit and a run scored for the Lady Vandals, who fall to 1-6 on the season.  The Lady Vandals will host Centralia today.

St. Elmo-Brownstown softball picked up a 7 to 5 win over South Central in softball action on Tuesday.  Kyrstyn Fitch had 2

VJHS boys track results vs. Greenville on Friday


8th Grade

 

Greenville 59

Vandalia 44

 

First Place

4X200 - Daniel Durbin-Flak, Boots Green, Dustin Lott, Zane Steele

4X100 - Markus Isaiah, Blake Barth, Brenden Boley, Trevor Smalls

200 - Trevor Smalls

Discus - Daniel Durbin-Flak

Shot Put - Erick Roman

400 - Blake Barth

Long Jump - Brenden Boley

 

Second Place

100, High Jump. Long Jump

VJHS girls track results from Friday vs. Greenville


7th Grade

1st

Amelia Smith-400

Baily Stewart-800

Laura Miller-Discus

Baily Stewart-Shot

Lauren Hagy-High jump

2nd

Lauren Hagy-100 and 200

Megan Kern-Shot

Miley Worker-High Jump

3rd

Sophie Whitten-Hurdles

Megan Kern-Discus

Taylor Dothager-Long Jump

8th Grade

1st

Emma Warner-400 and Long Jump

2nd

Ade Bowen-400

Katie Wilkerson-Shot

Emma

Cardinals Come Up Short Against Brewers


(St. Louis, MO)  --  Adam Wainwright was outdueled by Matt Garza as the Cardinals lost 5-4 to the Brewers in the home opener at Busch Stadium.  Jhonny Peralta had a two-run double in the seventh to pull St. Louis within one.  Wainwright gave up all five runs in seven innings to take the loss.

 

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From Effinghamradio.com--T-Town school board dismisses boys bball coach


The Teutopolis School Board voted 6-1 Monday Night to dismiss Andy Fehrenbacher as Teutopolis High School Boys Basketball Coach. The school board started its regular meeting at 6:30 PM Monday at the High School Media Center with a crowd of 60-70 people in attendance. After going into executive session for better than 3 hours. After a few minutes of public comments, the board voted 6-1 in favor of

Cards beat Reds in 11, home opener today


(Cincinnati, OH)  --  The Cardinals rallied late to beat the Reds 7-5 in Cincinnati.  Jhonny Peralta hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter a two-run shot in the 11th as St. Louis took the final two games of the three-game series.  Carlos Villanueva got the win.


>>Cardinals' Home Opener Today

(St. Louis, MO)  --  After

Blues Begin Playoffs Thursday


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Blues open postseason play this week at home against the Wild.  St. Louis hosts the first two games of the best-of-seven series Thursday and Saturday before the series shifts to Minnesota.  The Blues beat the Wild 4-2 in Saturday's regular-season finale.


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BSE baseball goes 0-2 on day at Vandalia


 


 





AT  Vandalia  -  April 11

 

Game 1

BSE           0    0    0    0    0    1    0        1    2    5

Vandalia    0    0    3    0    3    2

Vandals split their two Saturday games


Vandals baseball split their two home games on Saturday.  In game one, The Vandals got an 8 to 1 win over Brownstown-St. Elmo.  Jake Bowen went the distance on the mound, allowing two hits, one run, zero walks and 6 Ks.  Jake was also 2 for 3 at the plate.  Marcus Zimmerman also had two hits and scored a run for the Vandals.  Colin Nestleroad made a diving catch, going

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of April 11th are Ethan and Emma Meyer of Vandalia.  At the Greenville Invitational track meet last Saturday, Ethan Meyer set a new school record in the triple jump at 43' 1.25" and took first place in the event.  Emma Meyer set a new school record in the girls pole vault at 10' 6" and also took first place in the

Vandals get SCC baseball win, South Central wins


The Vandals rallied in the late innings on Friday to pick up a 5 to 1 win over Pana.  Zach Schaal got the win as he went the distance and struck out 8 and he also had an RBI at the plate.  Richie Well had 2 RBI in the game and Nathan Casey and Jake Bowen added RBI and Kelly Jones added a double for the Vandals, who improve to 3-1 on the season and 1-0 in SCC play--playing in their first

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


The Lady Vandals softball team falls to 1-5 on the season as they lost at Pana on Friday afternoon, 8 to 3.  The Lady Vandals took a 3-0 lead in the top of the 3rd before Pana scored 8 unanswered runs.  Gracie Morrison had 2 hits and 2 RBI in the game for the Lady Vandals who will be at Altamont on Tuesday.

SEB softball lost twice in a double header with Effingham on Friday.

Blues beat Blackhawks, clinch Central Division


(St. Louis, MO)  --  The Blues clinched the Central Division for the first time since 2012 with a 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks from the Scottrade Center.  Dmitrij Jaskin found the back of the net on the power play in the second period and Paul Stastny added a goal in the third.  Jake Allen tallied 21 saves for St. Louis, which has won four of five.  The Blues now have

Cubs shut out Cardinals, both teams off today


 (Chicago, IL)  --  Jake Arrieta and four relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Cubs shut out the Cardinals 2-0 at Wrigley Field.  Starlin Castro and Miguel Montero drove in runs in the seventh for Chicago.  Lance Lynn struck out nine over six-plus innings of two-hit, two-run ball to take the loss.

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Report from Effingham Siste Station----T-Town School will consider motion to dis


From our Sister stations in Effingham and at www.effinghamradio.com, they report the Teutopolis School Board has released the agenda for its meeting Monday evening, and that agenda says the board will consider a motion to dismiss Andy Fehrenbacher as head coach of the Teutopolis High School boys basketball team.


Monday's Teutopolis school board meeting will take place at 6:30 PM in the

Vandal boys track meet results at home


HOME MEET 4/7

With Greenville and Pana


 

1st Place:

Triple Jump: Ethan Meyer 42’1.5”

Pole Vault: Curtis Gordon 14’0”


 

2nd Place:

4x100: Bobby Bradley, Jack Hammarstedt, Carson McNutt, Logan Sullens 49.6

Long Jump: Dylan Garrett 16’11”


 

3rd Place:

800: Codie Jackson 2:28.2

300H: Dylan Garrett

Lady Vandals girls track results from Home Meet


HOME MEET 4/7

With Greenville and Pana


 

1st Place:

4x800: Jalea Paslay, Olivia Marquardt, Kacey Elam, Makayla Osmon 11:36.7

4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 53.4

100: Emma Meyer 12.8

4x200: Madison Klanke, Johanna Walton, Anna Miller, Olivia Marquardt 1:58

200: Madison Klanke 28.4

High Jump: Johanna Walton 4’8”

Pole

Cards, Cubs postponed Tuesday night, wrap up series this afternoon


(Chicago, IL)  --  The Cardinals and Cubs will try again today to play at Wrigley Field after last night's game was postponed.  The game was called due to a forecast of rain and sub-freezing wind chills.  A makeup date has not yet been announced.  The Cards beat the Cubs 3-0 on Sunday.

>>Lynn vs. Arrieta Pushed Back To Today

(Chicago, IL)  --

Jets Blank Blues


(Saint Louis, MO)  --  Ondrej Pavelec turned away 30 shots, leading the Jets to a 1-0 shutout victory over the Blues at Scottrade Center.  Jake Allen turned away 30-of-31 shots in the loss.  The Blues are two points behind the Ducks for the West's top spot.  The Blues host the Blackhawks tomorrow night.

 

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Lady Vandals track with strong showing at Greenville Invite




Greenville Invitational Saturday 4/4


With Rochester, Mattoon, Carlinville, Olympia, Pleasant Plains, Breese Central, Greenville, Vandalia, Wesclin, Hillsboro, Columbia


1st Place:


2nd place:


300H: Anna Miller 51.64


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10’6" **NEW SCHOOL RECORD**


3rd Place:


4th Place:


4x800: Jalea Paslay, Olivia Marquardt, Kacey

Two Vandals finish first in event at Greenville invite


Over the weekend, the Vandals ran at the Greenville Invite.  Two athletes placed:

Curtis Gordon-- 1st  Pole Vault -- 14'

 

Ethan Meyer -- 1st  Triple Jump -- 43'1.25"  (NEW RECORD!)

                     --  4th  200 M -- 24.27
 

Vandalia baseball and softball in action today--softball broadcast on WKRV


After a week long break, partly caused by the weather, the Vandals are scheduled to get back in baseball action today. The Vandals are set to travel today to Mulberry Grove to take on the Aces. The Vandals are 2-1 on the season, coming off their 7 to 1 loss last Tuesday versus Greenville.

 

The Lady Vandals will be on the road in softball action today as they will travel to St. Elmo to

BSE baseball falls at Effingham St. Anthony


AT  Effingham  -  April 6

 

BSE              0    0    0    1    1    0        2    2    3

St. Anthony   2    0    1    3    5    1       12   14

SEB, South Central softball both fall


St. Elmo-Brownstown softball lost to Greenville on Monday, 15 to 3.  SEB had a total of 9 hits in the game including two hits each for Baylee Scholes and Sydney Moss.  SEB softball is now 1-8 on the season.  They will host the Lady Vandals today.

South Central softball was locked in a close game with Stew-Stras, until Stew-Stras scored 4 runs in the 7th inning to pull away for a

Cardinals, Cubs resume season opening series tonight


(Chicago, IL)  --  The Cardinals and Cubs resume their season-opening, three-game series tonight at Wrigley Field.  Lance Lynn is slated to take the mound for St. Louis, while Chicago counters with Jake Arrieta.  First pitch is at 7:05 p.m.  The Cards shut out the Cubs 3-0 in the opener on Sunday.

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Duke Rallies Past Wisconsin To Win National Title


(Indianapolis, IN)  --  Duke erased a nine-point deficit in the second half and rallied for a 68-63 win over Wisconsin in the national championship game in Indianapolis.  Tyus Jones scored 23 points to help the Blue Devils capture their fifth tournament title.

 

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Duke Battles Wisconsin For National Championship-game on WPMB


(Indianapolis, IN)  --  The national championship will be on the line when Duke battles Wisconsin tonight in Indianapolis.  The teams secured their spots in the title bout with Final Four wins on Saturday.  Duke cruised to an 81-61 victory over Michigan State, while Wisconsin shocked previously-undefeated Kentucky, 71-64.  Tip-off from Lucas Oil Stadium is at

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of April 4th are Mikayla Ruot (3 for 3, 2 RS, RBI), Kelsey Swain (2 RBI), and Gracie Morrison (hit, RS) all had big offensive games in the Lady Vandals' win over South Central on Monday.

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

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Final Four tonight---games on WPMB


(Indianapolis, IN)  --  The NCAA Tournament winds down with Final Four tonight in Indianapolis.  The men's national semiFinals take place Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium.  The first game features top-seeded Duke going up against seventh-seeded Michigan State at 6:09 p.m. Eastern.  That will be followed by top overall seed Kentucky taking on fellow number-one seed

Final Four on Saturday--we'll have the games for you on WPMB


The NCAA Tournament winds down with Final Four action tomorrow night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.  The first game features top-seeded Duke going up against seventh-seeded Michigan State.  That will be followed by number-one seed Wisconsin taking on top overall seed Kentucky.  The winners will meet for the national championship Monday night. We will have coverage of the

Lady Vandals, SEB both fall in softball action


The Lady Vandals fell to the top team in 2A softball on Thursday as they lost to T-Town, 18 to 0.  Mikayla Ruot and Gracie Morrison had the only hits on the day for the Lady Vandals, who fell to 1-4 on the season.

St. Elmo-Brownstown lost to Nokomis, 9 to 4.  Krystyn Fitch and Stephanie Calhoun each had two hits for SEB, as they fall to 1-7 on the season.

South Central baseball gets win over BSE


South Central scored 8 runs in both the first and second innings, on their way to a 16 to 0 win over Brownstown-St. Elmo Wednesday afternoon.  Dre Hill was 3 for 3 with a 3 run HR in the first inning and Brett Harmeier was 2 for 3 with a 3 run HR in the 2nd inning.  South Central is now 2-0 on the season and they will play Edwards County at 11 am on Saturday at Rent One Park in

SEB softball falls in close one


After battling back from an early 6-0 deficit, SEB softball battled back to tie the game only to see Clay City get the winning run in the bottom of the 7th inning.  Krystyn Fitch had two hits and scored two runs, Stephanie Calhoun had two hits, two runs scored and 2 RBI and Tessa Philpot added two RBI in the game.  SEB falls to 1-6 on the season and they will play at Nokomis

Lady Vandals track results at Hillsboro meet--vs Carlinville, Hillsboro & Piasa




Lady Vandals track at Hillsboro 3/31/15


Carlinville, Hillsboro, Southwestern, Vandalia


1st Place: (6 points)


High Jump: Johanna Walton 4’10"


Pole Vault: Emma Meyer 10’


4x100: Anna Miller, Madison Klanke, Jalea Paslay, Emma Meyer 53.3


100 H: Anna Miller 19.2


100m: Emma Meyer 12.9


400m: Jalea Paslay 1:05


300 H: Anna Miller

South Central-BSE will move game up to today to try and avoid the rain


To avoid the rain that is likely for tomorrow afternoon, South Central and Brownstown-St. Elmo are moving their Thursday game up to be play this afternoon instead.  So, South Central will host BSE at 4:30 pm this afternoon at Lion's Field in Kinmundy.

Vandals baseball falls to Greenville, BSE falls to Neoga


The Vandals held a one run lead for a long time during Tuesday's home game with Greenville, then were in a tie game for quite some time.  But, one big inning by the Comets late was enough as they picked up the 7 to 1 win over the Vandals.  The Vandals got a one run lead in the first inning on a sacrifice fly by Tucker Willms.  The Vandals held that lead until Greenville tied

Lady Vandals softball falls at home, SEB gets first win


The Lady Vandals lost to Effingham, 19 to 0, in softball action Tuesday at home.  The Lady Vandals were no hit in the game as they fall to 1-3 on the season.  The Lady Vandals will be back at home on Thursday as they are scheduled to host T-Town.

SEB softball got their first win of the season as they defeated Christ Our Rock Lutheran, 19 to 6.  Darby Moss had 3 hits and 2 RBI,

Vandals host Greenville today


The Vandals will be back in baseball action today as they will host Greenville.  The Vandals are 2-0 on the season coming into today's meeting with the Comets.  Game time is set for about 4:15 pm this afternoon and we'll have the broadcast for you on 107.1 FM WKRV and available streaming at www.vandaliaradio.com

BSE, South Central get baseball wins


Brownstown-St. Elmo picked up their first win of the season they defeated Clay City, 16 to 5.  Lewis Brown got the win on the mound.  Cole Horner was 3 for 3 with 2 RBI, Noah Flowers had 2 hits and 3 RBI, Drake Hall had two hits and 3 RBI and Nate Matthews added two hits and two RBI for BSE, as they improve to 1-2 on the season.  BSE will play at Neoga today.

South Central

Lady Vandals defeat South Central for first win, SEB falls


The Lady Vandals scored 5 runs in the 4th inning on their way to a 6 to 5 win over South Central on Monday afternoon.  Kelsey Swain got the win as she pitched all 7 innings, allowing 4 earned runs and striking out 6.  Kelsey also drove in two runs.  Mikayla Ruot had 3 hits, scored 2 runs and drove in a run for the Lady Vandals, who improved to 1-2 on the season.  The Lady

No baseball game today for the Vandals, make up game tomorrow


The Vandals baseball schedule on the school's website does list a game for today.  But, that is not the case as the Vandals are off today.  The Vandals will be in action at home on Tuesday in a make up game as they will take on the Greenville Comets.  Game time Tuesday afternoon about 4:15 pm.  And, we'll have the broadcast of Tuesday's game on 107.1 FM WKRV.

BSE baseball falls at home


At Brownstown  -  March 28

 

Alden-Hebron    9    3    0    0    0        12    12    1

BSE                   0    0    2    0    0         2      4

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 28th are Zach Schaal and Richie Well.  In the Vandals win on Monday to open their baseball season, Richie Well had 4 RBI and Zach Schaal had 2 RBI and was the winning pitcher. 

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

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NCAA Tournament scores and schedule--coverage on WPMB


NCAA Tournament from Friday night
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East Regional
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(4) Louisville Cardinals 75, (8) North Carolina State Wolfpack 65  (at Syracuse, NY)
(7) Michigan State Spartans 62, (3) Oklahoma Sooners 58  (at Syracuse, NY)


South Regional
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(2) Gonzaga Bulldogs 74, (11) UCLA Bruins 62  (at Houston, TX)
(1) Duke Blue Devils 63, (5) Utah Utes 57  (at Houston,

Vandals improve to 2-0 with 18 to 4 win over Ramsey


Ramsey -  1 1 0 2 0 – 4   8  4 Vandalia -  0 12 6 X – 18 9  3  
Winning Pitcher – Kelly Jones 3 inn/4 H/4 K/4 BB/2 R/2 ER  Zach Schaal 2 inn/4 H/3 K/1 BB/2 R/2 ER Losing Pitcher – Brady Reis 2 inn/9 H/0 K/8 BB/17 R/17 ER 

Vandalia Hitters – Collin Nestleroad 1 run / John Ashdown 1-1 / Richie Well 1-1, 2 runs /

Vandals baseball schedules, changes and cancellations


Here are som scheduling changes for Vandals baseball

First off, the Vandals scheduled game today at home versus Ramsey is set to go

The Vandals will play play at home Tuesday versus Greenville---this is a makeup game from the cancelled Thursday game.

The Vandals round-robin at Effingham for Saturday, March 28th is cancelled

NCAA Tournament continues tonight on WPMB


Arizona, Kentucky, Notre Dame and Wisconsin are into the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.  The second-seeded Wildcats outscored Xavier 19-7 over the final seven minutes to pull out a 68-60 win in Los Angeles.  Arizona will face Wisconsin, which beat fourth-seeded North Carolina 79-72, in the West Regional Final on Saturday.

In the Midwest Regional in Cleveland, top-seeded Kentucky

Vandalia will host 2A baseball sectional


Post-season play will be back at Vandalia Mutual Field this spring.  The IHSA has released their post-season hosts for this spring and Vandalia will be hosting a 2A Sectional Tournament.  The sectional will include the winners of the Greenville, Gillespie, Dupo and Lawrenceville Regionals.  As for the Vandals, they will play in the Greenville Regional which will include Greenville,

NCAA Tournament continues tonight, catch the games on WPMB


(Undated)  --  It's down to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament.  Midwest and West Regional action takes place tonight.  In the Midwest Regional in Cleveland, third-seeded Notre Dame plays seventh-seeded Wichita State.  That will be followed by top overall seed Kentucky taking on fifth-seeded West Virginia.  In the West Regional in Los Angeles, number-one seed

BSE baseball falls in their spring season opener


At Louisville  -  March 24

 

BSE           0    0    0    3    0        3    2    3

North Clay  1    0    4    1    7       13   13   3

 

WP:  Bloemer  3 IP

LP:  Hall

Vandals baseball opens season with win


Vandals baseball opened their season with a win on Monday.  The Vandals got a 13 to 9 win on the road at Raymond Lincolnwood.  Zach Schaal got the win on the mound for the Vandals.  The Vandals will carry their 1-0 record into their home opener on Thursday when they are scheduled to host the Greenville Comets.

Lady Vandals softball falls at Raymond, SEB softball falls in close one


The Lady Vandals fall to 0-2 on the season as they lost at Raymond Lincolnwood on Monday, 14 to 4.  Molly Kern pitched the first 3 innings to take the loss.  Molly was also 2 for 3 at the plate with an RBI and a run scored.  Gracie Morrison also had two hits and scored a run.  The Lady Vandals are schedule to be in action at home for the first time this season today as they

Vandals boys track at indoor meet at Charleston


Indoor Charleston High School Invite results:

 

2nd:    Ethan Meyer-- Triple Jump: 41'8.5"

 

Nobody else place but here are the results:

 

4x800:  Cody Campbell, Gage McDowell, Isaac Smith, Brennen Hoffman--  DQ

 

60 Meter Dash:  Bobby Bradley-7.55   Ethan Meyer-7.65

 

800 Run:

IHSA Boys Tourney Stays In Peoria, Girls In Normal


(Peoria, IL)  --  The Illinois boys state basketball tournament will stay in Peoria for the next five years. The IHSA board passed a new contract to also keep the girls tournament in Normal.  The board overwhelmingly approved both deals Saturday.  Peoria had stiff competition from other cities such as Hoffman Estates and former host Champaign.  Bradley challenged Illinois

Vandals baseball opens season today, 2nd game for Vandals softball


It will be the season opener today for Vandalia baseball and game #2 for Vandalia softball. Both baseball and softball will be at Raymond Lincolnwood today, with baseball officially opening their season today. Vandals baseball will then open at home on Thursday versus Greenville and Vandals softball will have their first home game tomorrow versus Effingham.

SEB softball goes 0-2 at Fairfield Tournament


St. Elmo-Brownstown softball went 0-2 in their Saturday run at the Fairfield Tournament.  SEB lost to Fairfield, 10 to 2, and lost to Mt. Vernon, 9 to 1.  SEB softball is 0-3 on the season.  They will play at Dieterich today.

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of March 21st are Collin Nestleroad, Madelyn Hosick and Makayla Tinker.  Collin and Madelyn were named 2nd team All South Central Conference and Makayla was named 3rd team All SCC. 
Your Athlete of the Week is brought to you by Pro Wire.

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NCAA Tournament round of 32 begins---all the action on WPMB


The NCAA Tournament begins their round of 32 play this morning and throughout the day today.  And, you can catch all the action on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB.  Coverage will begin at 11 am Saturday morning and run throughout the day and night on WPMB.  WPMB is your home for the NCAA Tournament.

Egyptian Illini Girls All Conference


1st Team

Audriana Pruett Brownstown/St. Elmo

Kayla Zimmerman Ramsey/Mulberry Grove

Lexi Cole Christ Our Rock Lutheran

Caroline Boehne Christ Our Rock Lutheran

Skye Kimberlin Ramsey/Mulberry Grove

 

2nd Team

Morgan Brown Brownstown/St. Elmo

Jensyn Morrison Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City

Chandler Ward Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City

Emily Bone Brownstown/St.

South Central Conference Boys All Conference team







1st Team


 
 
1
Evan Price Jr. Gillespie
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
2
Will Schaufelberger Sr Greenville
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
3
Dylan Miller Sr

South Central Conference Girls All Conference team







1st Team


 
 
1
Talesha Scott Sr. Carlinville
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
2
Carly Cameron Jr. Hillsboro
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
3
Abby Brockmeyer So.

NCAA Tournament back on for a full day today--all the action on WPMB


Big Day Two of the NCAA Tournament is on tap for today.  Games will get started at 11:15 this morning.  We will have all the coverage throughout the day, beginning with coverage at 11 am this morning, on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB---your home for the NCAA Tournament.

Egyptian Illini All Conference basketball team


1st Team

MVP Jered Cain Patoka

Damian Latham Mulberry Grove

Colton Burrus Cowden-Herrick

Caleb Boehne Christ our Rock Lutheran

Landon Feezel St. Elmo/Brownstown

Austin Rexroad Beecher City

 

2nd Team

Ty James Mulberry Grove

Dylan Back Patoka

Malachi Maxey St. Elmo/Brownstown

Jerry Hine Christ our Rock Lutheran

Konner Blackerby Cowden-Herrick

 

NCAA Tournament in full swing today--all the action on WPMB


The NCAA Tournament gets into full swing today with 16 games on tap.  Top overall-seed Kentucky puts its perfect 34-and-0 record on the line against Hampton.  Fellow number-one seed Villanova is also in action against Lafayette. You can keep up with all of the tournament action, throughout today and the entire tournament, on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB—your home for the NCAA Tournament.

NCAA Tournament continues tonight on WPMB


The NCAA Tournament rolls on with the conclusion of the First Four tonight.  First, Robert Morris will clash with North Florida for the right to face Duke.  Dayton will be on its home floor to face Boise State in the nightcap. We will have the broadcast of both games for you, with coverage starting at 5:30 pm, on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB---your home for the NCAA Tournament.

Rough start to season for Lady Vandals softball


The Lady Vandals were able to get their season underway on Tuesday, but it didn't go as planned. Waltonville scored 10 runs in the first inning and added on 13 more runs in the 3rd, on their way to a 25 to 3 win over the Lady Vandals at Waltonville. Molly Kern was the starting pitcher and walked 8 and allowed 15 runs, 9 earned, in 2 and one-third innings. Offensivley Karlie Bright had two

IHSA Expected To Announce Future Site Of Boy's Basketball Tourney


(Chicago, IL)  --  A decision is expected to be made at the end of this week on where the I-H-S-A will hold the boys' basketball state tournaments in the future.  Peoria and Champaign-Urbana have put in bids for all four classes of the state tournament finals while Hoffman Estates only wants to host Class 3-A and 4-A.  Peoria has been the home site since

Lady Vandals softball scheduled to open today


If the ground is ready, the Lady Vandals are scheduled to open their softball season today.  The Lady Vandals are scheduled to be at Waltonville today---if all is ready to go.  If not, the Lady Vandals next scheduled game is Monday at Raymond Lincolnwood.

Class 1A and 2A boys basketball state champions crowned


Class 1A

3rd place
Colfax Ridgeview 53, Forreston 35

Championship
Brimfield 56, Mounds Meridian 52

Class 2A

3rd place
Taylor Ridge Rockridge 52
Breese Mater Dei 47

Championship
Chicago Uplift 53, Decatur St. Teresa 47
 

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 14th is all the Senior athletes from the winter sports seasons.  From boys and girls basketball to the Vandals wrestling program, a big shout out to the Senior athletes from the winter sports as the spring sports get ready to get underway starting this coming week.

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

Class 1A and 2A basketball into final day of the season


Class 1A State Tournament Semi-Finals from Friday

Mounds Meridian 50, Forreston 35
Brimfield 53, Colfax Ridgeview 34

3rd place game-12:15 pm Forreston vs. Colfax Ridgeview
Championship-2 pm Mounds Meridian vs. Brimfield

Class 2A State Tournament Semi-Finals from Friday

Decatur St. Teresa 50, Rockridge 39
Chicago Uplift 72, Breese Mater Dei 50

3rd place game-6:30 pm Rockridge vs.

College basketball Saturday, Selection Show Sunday on WPMB


It will be a day filled with College basketball on Saturday on WPMB.  The SEC Semi-Finals will get started at 11:45 am.  The, Saturday night at 9:45 pm will be the PAC 12 Championship game. 

Sunday will be the NCAA Tournament Selection Show from 5 pm to 8 pm on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB
 

Boys HS basketball Class 1A and 2A tournament today


Class 1A State Tournament semi-finals today

Mounds Meridian vs. Forreston 12:15 pm
Colfax Ridgeview vs. Brimfield 2 pm

Class 2A State Tournament semi-finals tonight

Decatur St. Teresa vs. Rockridge 6:30 pm
Breese Mater Dei vs. Chicago Uplift 8:15 pm

**3rd place and Championship games both on Saturday
 

State Tournament is set for 1A and 2A boys basketball after Tues Night Super-Sec


Class 1A Super-Sectionals

At SIU Arena- Mounds Meridian 51, Casey-Westfield 40

At Jacksonville- Brimfield 53, Okawville 38

At Normal- Colfax Ridgeview 57, Flanagan-Cornell 38

At DeKalb- Forreston 67, St. Francis de Sales 53

Class 2A Super-Sectionals

At SIU Arena- Breese Mater Dei 64, Carterville 38

At Springfield- Decatur St. Teresa 56, Bloomington Central Catholic 35

At

College Basketball Conference Championship Week continues tonight


College Basketball Conference Championship Week will continue tonight on WPMB.  Tonight will be the Championship Game of the Patriot League with coverage starting at 6:15 pm.  WPMB is your home for the Selection Sunday show and also for all the action from the NCAA Tournament.

Super-Sectional night for Boys HS Basketball


Class 1A Super-Sectionals

At Carbondale (SIU Arena)-Casey-Westfield vs. Mounds Meridian, 6 pm

At Jacksonsville- Okawville vs. Brimfield, 7 pm

At Normal- Colfax Ridgeview vs. Flanagan-Cornell, 7 pm

At DeKalb-Chicago St. Francis de Sales vs. Forreston, 6 pm


Class 2A Super-Sectionals

At Carbondale (SIU Arena)-Breese Mater Dei vs. Carterville, 7:30 pm

At Springfield-Decatur

College basketball championship week continues tonight on WPMB


A week of college conference championships will continue tonight on WPMB.  The Northeast Conference Championship coverage will start at 5:45 pm this evening.  And, that will be followed by the West Coast Conference Championship game.  Coverage will continue throughout the week, on Selection Sunday and throughout the NCAA Tournament on 104.7 FM/AM 1500 WPMB. 

NTC boys all conference basketball team




National Trail All Conference Basketball Team


 


 


1st Team


MVP - Alex Bohnhoff (Dieterich)


Devin Aherin (Dieterich)


Ryan Armstrong (Altamont)


Andrew Gardewine (St. Anthony)


Landon Feezel (St. Elmo/Brownstown)


Colton Burrus (Cowden-Herrick)


 


2nd Team


Evan Langley (South Central)


Malachi Maxey (St.

College basketball championship games tonight on WPMB


It is Conference Championship week in college basketball and we will carry the broadcast of two of those games tonight on WPMB.  The CAA Championship will be on WPMB tonight, with coverage starting at 5:45 pm and that will be followed by the MAAC Championship game.  We will have more championship games throughout the week, the College basketball Selection Show coming up on Sunday and

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of March 7th is the Vandals wrestling team.  The Vandals wrestlers capped a great season with a trip to the dual team state tournament last weekend--that was their 6th straight trip and their 16th trip overall since 1995. 

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

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HS boys basketball-Sectional Championships


Class 2A Sectional Championships

At EAWR

Breese Mater Dei 51, Pinckneyville 37

At Benton

Carterville 77, T-Town 63

At Maroa-Forsyth

Decatur St. Teresa 49, St. Joe-Ogden 35

Class 1A Sectional Championships

At Effingham St. Anthony

Casey-Westfield 60, Nokomis 42

At Okawville

Okawville 57, Carrollton 43

At Hardin County

Cairo 60, Hardin County 57

VJHS 7th grade girls volleyball falls in regional championship


Vandalia's 7th grade girls volleyball team's season is over.  The 7th grade girls fell to Hillsboro, 25-19, 9-25, 24-26.  VJHS now hosts the sectional where Hillsboro will take on Staunton on Monday.

Boys HS basketball-sectional championship night around the state


Class 2A boys basketball

At Benton Sectional semi-finals

T-Town 64, Lawrenceville 52
-T-Town vs. Carterville tonight for Sectional Championship, 7 pm

At EAWR Sectional Championship

Breese Mater Dei vs. Pinckneyville, 7 pm

Winner of Benton Sectional meets winner of EAWR Sectional in Super-Sectional on Tuesday night at SIU Arena

Class 1A boys basketball

At Effingham St.

Boys HS basketball sectional scores from 3-4-15


At Effingham St. Anthony-Class 1A sectional

Casey-Westfield 77, Patoka 56
-Casey-Westfield vs. Nokomis on Friday night in Sectional Championship

At EAWR Class 2A sectional

Pinckneyville 61, Roxana 44
-Pinckneyville vs. Breese Mater Dei on Friday in Sectional Championship

At Benton Class 2A sectional
Game between T-Town and Lawrenceville moved to tonight
 

HS boys basketball Sectional scores from 3-3 and games tonight


Class 1A Effingham St. Anthony Sectional

Nokomis 60, Red Hill 36

Tonight, Patoka vs. Casey-Westfield, 7 pm

Class 2A EAWR Sectional

Breese Mater Dei 66, Greenville 61

Tonight, Roxana vs. Pinckneyville, 7 pm

At Benton Sectional

T-Town vs. Lawrenceville, 7 pm
 

HS boys basketball sectionals get underway tonight


High School boys basketball sectionals get underway tonight. In Class 2A, it will be Greenville taking on Breese Mater Dei tonight at 7 pm in the sectional semi-finals at East Alton-Wood River. In Class 1A, Nokomis will take on Red Hill tonight at 7 pm in the sectional semi-finals at Effingham St. Anthony.

Vandals Fall to Coal City 45-24, Season Comes To An End at Dual Team State Tourn


The Vandals wrestlers fall 45-24 to Coal City in the quarterfinals of the Dual Team State Tournament to see their season come to an end. The Vandals got wins at 126 from Chaston Womack by decision, at 132 from Ryne Lipsey by fall, at 138 from Luke Tessman by decision, at 160 from Dalton Blankenship by decision, at 195 from Jake Stewart by forfeit and at 285 from Kendrick Woolsey by decision. The

Live Updates from Dual Team Wrestling State Tournament: Vandals Set to Take on C


The Vandals wrestlers are under an hour away from their first match of the Dual Team State Tournament as they will take on Coal City at 11a.m. at US Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington. Live updates will be posted here as the match progresses. A win would se

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athlete of the Week for the week of February 28th is the Vandals wrestling team.  The Vandals are making their 6th straight appearance in the dual team state tournament after their dramatic 26 to 29 win over Belleville Althoff in the dual team sectionals at home on Tuesday. 

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

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Vandals wrestle in dual team state tournament this morning versus Coal City


The Vandals are set for their 6th straight appearance in the dual team state tournament today, as they will take on a familiar opponent in the quarterfinals.  The Vandals will line up with Coal City, who defeated the Vandals back on December 30th at Danville, 48 to 27.  For Coal City, they were 27-3 on the season in dual team action with their only losses to Mt. Zion, Sherrard and

HS Basketball Regional Championship scores


Class 2A Regional Championships

At Vandalia

Greenville 52, Hillsboro 41

At Marshall

T-Town 54, Marshall 51

At Piasa SW

Roxana 56, Piasa SW 53

At Carlyle

Breese Mater Dei 60, Nashville 40

Class 1A Regional Championships

At Odin

Patoka 57, Odin 54 OT

At Stew-Stras

Nokomis 57, Altamont 55 OT

At Oblong

Casey-Westfield 53, Dieterich

Boys Regional games and regional champ matchups tonight


At Vandalia-Regional Semi-finals

Hillsboro 48, Litchfield 41

At Odin Regional Semi-finals

Patoka 48, Christ Our Rock 45

Regional Championships tonight

At Vandalia--Greenville vs. Hillsboro

At Odin--Patoka vs. Odin

At Stew-Stras--Altamont vs. Nokomis

At Carlyle--Nashville vs. Breese Mater Dei

At Piasa--Piasa SW vs. Roxana

At Marshall--T-Town vs. Marshall

Vandals fall to Greenville regional semis, other regional scores


The Vandals season came to a close on Wednesday night as they fall to the Greenville Comets, 58 to 41, in the semi-finals of the Class 2A Vandalia Regional Tournament.  The Vandals dug themselves a giant first half hole and trailed by 23 at halftime.  But, the Vandals had a strong second half and twice cut the margin down to 14 points.  But, they couldn't get any closer as they

Vandals fall to Greenville, season comes to close


Greenville 58, Vandals 41 Final
-Collin Nestleroad 11 points, Nathan Casey 9 points, Kain DuFaux 7 points
-Vandals end season at 7-22.  Greenville improves to 28-3--will play for Regional Championship on Fri night

Vandals trail big at halftime to Greenville


Greenville 33, Vandals 10 Halftime
-Winner plays in Regional championship on Friday night

Vandals wrestlers defeat Belleville Althoff, head to Dual Team State Tourney




The Vandals wrestlers will be making their 6th straight appearance at the Dual Team State Tournament after beating Belleville Althoff 36-29 in the Dual Team Sectional at Vandalia Tuesday night. An exciting win by decision by Kendrick Woolsey at the 285 pound weight class wrapped up the title for the Vandals. The Vandals also got wins at 120 from Chaston Womack, at 126 from Ryne Lipsey by

Vandals take on Greenville in regional semi-finals tonight


The Vandals will get their second shot at the Greenville Comets tonight. The Vandals are into the regional semi-finals after their 60 to 54 win over Staunton on Monday night in game one of the Vandalia Regional. Greenville comes into tonight as the regional's top seed and has an overall record of 27-3 on the season. Game time tonight is set for 7 pm. We'll have the game for you starting

Boys HS basketball regional scores from 2-24-15


At Odin Regional

Patoka 61, South Central 44
-SC ends their season at 10-18

Christ Our Rock 68, Sandoval 55

Tonight at Odin---Odin vs. Mulberry Grove

At Stew-Stras Regional

Altamont 52, Beecher City 50

Nokomis 64, Cowden-Herrick 45

--Altamont vs. Nokomis for regional championship on Friday night
 

Vandals dual team sectional updates


At 113, Jarrett Paslay falls, 15 to 5.  Belleville Althoff leads the Vandals, 4 to 0

Vandals wrestlers in dual team sectionals at home tonight


The Vandals wrestlers will be looking to secure another trip to the dual team state tournament tonight as they will wrestle at home in the dual team sectional.  The Vandals will take on Belleville Althoff in the dual team sectional this evening at 6 pm at Vandalia.  The winner moves on to this Saturday's dual team state tournament in Bloomington.  The Vandals are 24-8 on the

Vandals win in regional opener, SEB falls to MG and other scores


The Vandals will move on to game two of regional action as they picked up a 60 to 54 win over Staunton in the first game of the Vandalia Regional on Monday night.  Richie Well led the Vandals with 15 points, Colin Nestleroad added 12 points and Drake Dokey, Austin Durbin and Nathan Casey each had 9 points for the Vandals, who are now 7-21 on the season.  The Vandals move to the regional

Vandals win Regional opener, get Greenville Wednesday


Vandals 60, Staunton 54
-Richie Well 15 points, Collin Nestleroad 12 points, Austin Durbin, Drake Dokey & Nathan Casey 9 points each
-Vandals are 7-21.  They will play #1 seed Greenville on Wednesday

Vandals lead Staunton in opening game of Regional play


Vandals 24, Staunton 21 Halftime
-Richie Well 8 points, Collin Nestleroad 8 points, Austin Durbin 5 points

NTC Boys All Conference team


National Trail All Conference Basketball Team

 

 

1st Team

MVP - Alex Bohnhoff (Dieterich)

Devin Aherin (Dieterich)

Ryan Armstrong (Altamont)

Andrew Gardewine (St. Anthony)

Landon Feezel (St. Elmo/Brownstown)

Colton Burrus (Cowden-Herrick)

 

2nd Team

Evan Langley (South Central)

Malachi Maxey (St. Elmo/Brownstown)

Austin Rexroad (Beecher

NTC Girls All-Conference team and final standings


The National Trail Conference Girls’ Basketball Coaches have made the following selections to the All-Conference Basketball Team for 2014-15. Honorable mentions are listed alphabetically by school.

 

1ST TEAM

Madison Butler, Neoga -– Most Valuable Player

Megan Nuxoll, Effingham St. Anthony

EC Thies, Neoga

Mallorie Vahling, Dieterich

Courtney Flach,

Vandals begin post-season tonight


The Vandals begin the post-season tonight at home. The Vandals will take on Staunton in the first regional game tonight at the Vandalia regional. Staunton beat the Vandals at home back in January by 5 points. The winner of tonight's game will move on to play on Wednesday as they will take on #1 seed Greenville. Game time tonight is set for 7 pm. We'll have the game for you starting with

Vandals Bobby Bradley falls at 195


At 195, the Vandals Bobby Bradley lost to Ryan Berman of Wilmington, 3 to 1, as Bobby is eliminated from the individual state tournament

Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey both fall in wrestleback matches


Chaston Womack lost to Dillon Swift of Dakota, 7 to 0, to end his run in the individual state tournament

Ryne Lipsey lost by fall to Will Lucie of Warsaw, to end his run in the individual state tournament

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of February 21st are Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey, Jake Stewart, Bobby Bradley and Kendrick Woolsey of Vandalia High School.  The five Vandals wrestlers all advanced to the individual state tournament. 

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Boys HS basketball scores from 2-20-15


Odin 84, South Central 45
-South Central is now 10-16 on the season
-SC will play at Sandoval Saturday at 2 pm (varsity only)

Beecher City 64, St. Elmo-Brownstown 48
-SEB is 9-18 on the season

Greenville 70, EAWR 48

Dieterich 83, Cowden-Herrick 25
-Dieterich is 28-0 on the season

Effingham St. Anthony 78, Casey-Westfield 44

Altamont 66, Stew-Stras 44

Breese Central 37,

Vandals game at Carlinville for tonight is canceled


With the threat of ice and a Winter Storm Warning now in effect, the Vandals game at Carlinville for tonight has been canceled

Womack, Lipsey and Bradley Still Alive at Individual State Wrestling Tournament;


Three of five Vandals at the Individual State Wrestling Tournament remain in action and will be back on the mat Saturday morning. Chaston Womack and Bobby Bradley both fell in their Quarterfinal matches Friday morning to move into the first round of wrestlebacks. At 120, Womack then defeated Drew Sonnefeldt of Lisle  by Decision, 3-1, to advance to the Quarterfinal Wrestlebacks. At 195,

Womack and Bradley Win; Lipsey, Stewart and Woolsey Fall in Prelims of Individua




Five Vandalia wrestlers began action at the 1A Individual State Wrestling Tournament on Thursday afternoon at the State Farm Center in Champaign. At 120, Chaston Womack was a winner by decision, 7-0, while Bobby Bradley was a 9-4 winner by decision at 195. At 126, Ryne Lipsey fell by decision, 8-1. At 182, Jake Stewart loses by decision, 2-1, and at 285, Kendrick Woolsey falls by decision,

Vandals Wrestlers in Action at 1A Individual State Tournament -- Womack and Brad


Five Vandalia wrestlers are in action at the IHSA 1A Individual State Wrestling Tournament: Chaston Womack at 120lbs, Ryne Lipsey at 126lbs, Jake Stewart at 182lbs, Bobby Bradley at 195lbs and Kendrick Woolsey at 285lbs. Check below for results: Prelimin

Boys HS basketball scores from 2-17-15


Roxana 72, Vandals 59
-Collin Nestleroad 22 points
-Vandals are 6-21 on the season, play at Carlinville Friday

Shelbyville 54, St. Elmo-Brownstown 39

Effingham St. Anthony 51, Altamont 47

Hillsboro 57, Piasa SW 54

Pana 79, Litchfield 71 OT

Vandals fall on Senior night


Roxana 72, Vandals 59 Final
-Collin Nestleroad 22 points

Vandals honored Seniors Collin Nestleroad, Austin Durbin, Drake Dokey and Robby Lott before tonight's game

Vandals trail at halftime


Roxana 39, Vandals 26 Halftime
-Collin Nestleroad 11 points

Senior Night tonight for the Vandals


The Vandals are scheduled to play their final regular season home game of the year tonight, as they will host the Roxana Shells. The Vandals are 6-20 on the season while Roxana is 12-15 on the year. The Vandals will be honoring their seniors tonight before the game. 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

Five Vandals wrestlers advance to the Individual State Tournament


Five Vandals wrestlers have solidified their sports at the Individual State Tournament by finishing in the top 4 of the Individual Sectional. 3rd Place and Championship bouts are now underway. State qualifiers who are in the Finals for the Vandals are:

At 120 pounds, Chaston Womack defeats Cooper Secker of Freeburg 6-4 for the Championship title.

At 126 pounds, Ryne Lipsey beats Aria Hart

Vandalia Individual Sectionals Live Updates/Results


The Vandalia Individual Sectional continues today with all 11 Vandals wrestlers in action this morning. Jarrett Paslay, Ryne Lipsey, Luke Tessman, Garret Stewart, Adam Palmer, Kolton Kaiser and Kendrick Woolsey all have one loss in the double elimination

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of February 14th is the Vandals wrestling team.  The Vandals wrestlers brought home their 21st straight regional title and had all 11 wrestlers that entered the regionals advanced individually to this weekend's sectional. 

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Four Vandals Wrestlers Move Into Semifinal of Individual Sectional




The Vandals Wrestling will have four wrestlers in action in the semifinals of the Individual Sectional when the tournament resumes today. Chaston Womack, Dalton Blankenship, Jake Stewart and Bobby Bradley all won their Quarterfinal matches to move into the semis. Jarrett Paslay, Ryne Lipsey, Adam Palmer all fell in the Quarterfinal round after receiving preliminary round byes. Luke Tessman

Boys HS basketball scores from 2-13-15


Piasa SW 61, Vandals 47

Cowden-Herrick 58, South Central 54

Patoka 57, Ramsey 42

Altamont 63, St. Elmo-Brownstown 50

Dieterich 90, Clay City 50
-Dieterich is 27-0

Beecher City 60, Stew-Stras 58

Carterville 47, Nashville 46

Breese Central 74, Greenville 59

Hillsboro 46, Nokomis 41

Litchfield 58, Carlinville 48

Vandalia Individual Wrestling Sectional Live Updates/Results


Preliminary round and quarterfinal round action will be held Friday night with wrestlebacks, semifinals and finals to be held Saturday. Live updates will be posted here throughout the night Friday night and Saturday. Vandalia High School wrestlers in action this Friday night will be:

113 lbs: Jarrett Paslay will begin in the Quarterfinal round after receiving a

Vandals at home for Individual Sectional starting tonight




Eleven members of the Vandalia High School wrestling team will begin action in the IHSA 1A Individual Sectional hosted by Vandalia High School tonight. Every Vandal wrestler who competed in the Regionals last Saturday placed in the top three to advance to this weekend’s Sectionals. Jarrett Paslay at 113, Chaston Womack at 120, Ryne Lipsey at 126, Adam Palmer at 145, Dalton Blankenship

HS boys basketball regional seeds released


The regional seeds are out for boys High School basketball. The Vandals host a regional this year in 2A and will be the #5 seed in the regional. More than likely, the Vandals will play #4 seed Staunton on Monday, February 23rd to start regional play, with the winner moving on to play #1 seed Greenville.

 

In Class 1A, Odin is the top seed for their own regional. CORL is the 2 seed,

Mulberry Grove Eighth Grade To Compete At State




The area will be represented at the Jr. High Boys 8-1A State Basketball Tournament this weekend as the Mulberry Grove 8th grade advanced to the tournament with a 34-32 win over Sigel St. Michael at the Palestine Sectional on Wednesday night. Mulberry Grove, 17-4 on the season, will travel to Bartonville Limestone High School where they will play at 2:30 Saturday afternoon against 19-4

Lady Vandals Fall To Hillsboro in Regional Semifinals




The Lady Vandals season came to a close Wednesday night with a 57-53 loss to Hillsboro in the semifinals of the Greenville 2A Regional. The Lady Vandals got out to a 17-11 lead after the first quarter but found themselves down by two at the half. After outscoring the Toppers 17-12 in the third quarter, Hillsboro used a few big 3s to take the lead late in the game and the Vandals were unable

Girls basketball regional scores-BSE girls season ends in regional semis


At the Dieterich Regional Tournament-Regional Semi-finals

Effingham St. Anthony 47, Brownstown-St. Elmo 35
-Morgan Brown 17 points for BSE

Dieterich 51, Altamont 41

Dieterich vs. Effingham St. Anthony for the Regional Championship Thursday night

Lady Vandals Tip Off at 7:30 With Title Game Berth On The Line, Check Here for L


The Lady Vandals will tip off against Hillsboro at 7:30 in the second semifinal of the Greenville 2A Regional. Live updates will be posted here during the game. For live streaming of the game, click on the Listen Live link on the www.vandaliaradio.com hom

Vandals fall at home to T-Town


The Vandals fell at home on Tuesday to T-Town, 85 to 51. Richie Well led the Vandals with 17 points in the game as the Vandals fall to 6-19 on the season. The Vandals will be on the road Friday night as they will travel to Southwestern to take on the Piasa Birds.

Lady Vandals, BSE in regional semis tonight




The Lady Vandals will look to keep their season alive as they will play in the second semifinal of the Greenville 2A Regional tonight. The third-seeded Lady Vandals come in the game at 17-13 and will take on two seed Hillsboro at 7:30p.m. with the winner to advance to the Regional Championship game. In the first semifinal of the night, top-seeded Litchfield takes on host Greenville. The

Girls Regional Scores from Tuesday Night



 


Palestine 1A Regional


South Central falls to Oblong 37-33


Casey-Westfield 1A Regional


Neoga beats 54, Casey-Westfield 31


New Athens 1A Regional


Christ Our Rock 46, Sandoval 31


Carlyle 2A Regional


Breese Central 81, Carlyle 37


Trenton Wesclin 66, Roxana 39


Pana 2A Regional


T-Town 63, Pana 23


Waverly 2A Regional

Boys HS basketball scores from 2-10-15


T-Town 85, Vandals 51

Effingham St. Anthony 63, South Central 41
-Harmeier 15 points for SC
-SC is 10-14 on the season

St. Elmo-Brownstown 53, CORL 51
-Malachi Maxey 19 points
-SEB is 9-15 on the season

Altamont 55, Neoga 47

Cowden-Herrick 76, Mulberry Grove 68

Dieterich 82, Windsor 25
-Dieterich is 26-0, setting new school record for consecutive wins

Hillsboro 50, Staunton

Vandals fall at home to T-Town


T-Town 85, Vandals 51 Final
-Richie Well 17 points
-Vandals fall to 6-19 on the season.  They will play at Piasa SW on Friday night
-T-Town is now 22-4 on the season

Vandals trail T-Town at halftime


T-Town 42, Vandals 26 Halftime
-Richie Well 14 points

Lady Vandals Advance To Regional Semifinals, Other Area Girls Scores


The Lady Vandals kept their season going with a 60-30 win over Staunton in quarterfinal action at the Greenville Girls 1A Regional Monday night. After opening their lead to 14 by the half, the Lady Vandals outscored Staunton 23-3 in the third quarter to put the game out of reach and get win number 17 on the season. Emma Meyer led the Lady Vandals with 23 points, 8 steals and 3 assists while

Vandals host T-Town tonight


The Vandals will play their next-to-last home game of the year tonight, with a big task on deck for tonight. The Vandals will host T-Town tonight. The Wooden Shoes come into tonight's action at 21-4 on the season. The Vandals are 6-18 on the year and coming off a loss on Friday night at home to Staunton. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting

Lady Vandals begin post-season play tonight


The Lady Vandals begin post-season play tonight. The Lady Vandals will travel to Greenville for the first round of regional play tonight as they will take on Staunton. The Lady Vandals are 16-13 on the season heading into post-season play. Game time tonight is set for about 7:30 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,

Vandals wrestlers win regional crown, all 11 entered advance to individual secti


A streak better than two decades in the making remains alive and well as the Vandals wrestlers are again Regional Champions.  The Vandals win the Lawrenceville Regional as a team, totalling up 218 points to best 2nd place Olney by 25.5 points.  That means the Vandals advance as a team to the Dual Team Sectionals in late February. 

Individually, the Vandals advanced 11 wrestlers

Pro Wire Athlete of the Week


Our Pro Wire Athletes of the Week for the week of February 7th are Jarrett Paslay, Chaston Womack, Ryne Lipsey and Bobby Bradley.  All four won championships in their weight classes at last weekend's Litchfield Tournament---the final tune up before the post-season. 

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Vandals wrestlers going for another Regional Championship today


The Vandals wrestlers will be looking for another regional championship today as they head to Lawrrenceville to begin the post-season.  The Vandals have won the regional championship for more than 2 decades in a row heading into today's action.  With the regional win as a team, and for individuals advancing, there will be home cooking on the horizon---the Vandals will be at home for

Boys HS basketball scores from 2-6-15


Staunton 63, Vandals 58

Greenville 59, Litchfield 40

South Central 74, Windsor 35
-Evan Langley 22 points for SC

Altamont 59, Cowden-Herrick 30

Dieterich 62, North Clay 25

Gillespie 56, Pana 49

Mulberry Grove 71, Stew-Stras 54

Nokomis 76, Bunker Hill 46

Hillsboro 72, Carlinville 56

Patoka 84, Sandoval 48

Piasa SW 70, North Greene 47

T-Town 64, Effingham St.

Vandals fall to Staunton


Staunton 63, Vandals 58 Final
-Collin Nestleroad 21 points (10 points in 4th quarter)
-Vandals are now 6-18 on the season.  They host T-Town on Tuesday night

Vandals with slim halftime lead


Vandals 33, Staunton 31 Halftime
-Nathan Casey 10 points, Richie Well 9 points

Vandals host Staunton tonight


The Vandals are back at home tonight as they look to keep a strong week going. The Vandals will host the Staunton Bulldogs tonight. The Vandals are now 6-17 on the season, having won their last two games including a 3 point win over Pana on Tuesday night on the road. Game time tonight is set for about 7:40 pm. We'll have the game for you on 107.1 FM WKRV, available streaming at

Lady Vandals fall in final regular season game, other girls scores


The Lady Vandals ended their regular season on a down note. The Lady Vandals lost at Carlinville Thursday night, 50 to 37. The Lady Vandals end the regular season at 16-13, but they were 9-4 in their games in the New Year. The Lady Vandals will play Staunton in regional action on Monday at Greenville.

 

Other girls scores

 

Wayne City 35, South Central 23

-SC is 7-16 on

SEB 8th grade boys fall in regional championship


The season came to a close for St. Elmo-Brownstown 8th grade boys basketball last night. The SEB 8th grade boys lost to Effingham St. Anthony, 49 to 31, in the regional championship at St. Elmo. Effingham St. Anthony now moves on to the sectional at St. Elmo, which gets underway on Wednesday evening.

Lady Vandals Get Conference Win Over Staunton




The Lady Vandals bounced back from a non-conference loss on Monday to get a conference win over Staunton 51-19 on Wednesday night. Vandalia got out to an early lead and would hold a 27-10 advantage at the half before outscoring Staunton 24-9 in the second half to put the game away. The Lady Vandals would have three players score in double digits as Makayla Tinker had 13 points and Madelyn

Vandals hang on for win on road over Pana


In what was a crazy game with several breaks going against the Vandals, they did get the final break to be able to hang on for a win on the road at Pana on Tuesday night. With the Vandals up two points and with less than 10 second remaining, Pana looked like they got a putback basket to tie the game. But, a foul was called on Pana on the rebounding attempt to give the Vandals two free throws and

HS basketball scores for 2-3-15


Dieterich 57, St. Elmo-Brownstown 45
-Landon Feezel 19 points
-Malachi Maxey 16 points
-SEB is 8-15 on the season

Altamont 61, Ramsey 39

Stauntont 50, Mt. Olive 46

Greenville 54, Trenton Wesclin 42

Roxana 54, Gillespie 38

Nokomis 58, Carlinville 50

Piasa SW 76, EAWR 38

Lady Vandals on road for makeup game tonight


The Lady Vandals will play a make up game on the road tonight. The Lady Vandals will be at Staunton tonight. This is a re-schedule from a game that was canceled due to the weather earlier this year. The Lady Vandals are 15-12 on the season. They wrap up their regular season on Thursday at Carlinville.

Vandalia 8th grade boys fall in regionals, season comes to a close


Vandalia 43
Greenville 50

Trevor Smalls 20 pts
Blake Morrison 12 pts

Record. 17-5

Vandalia 8th grade boys basketball in regional semi-finals tonight


The Vandalia 8th grade boys basketball team will get another shot at Greenville tonight.  In the first round of regional play last night, the Vandals 8th grade team defeated Wood River Lewis & Clark, 65 to 27.  The 8th grade improved to 17-4 on the season.  They will play in the regional semi-finals tonight at Greenville, as they will take on the host Greenville.  Greenville

Vandals at Pana tonight


The Vandals will be on the road tonight in South Central Conference action. The Vandals will travel to Pana tonight to take on the Panthers for the first time this season. The Vandals are 5-17 on the season, coming off their win on Friday night at home over Litchfield. Game time tonight is set for about 7:45 pm. We'll have the game for you, starting with the pre-game show about 10 minutes

Lady Vandals fall at Flora


The Lady Vandals started off their busy week with a loss on the road. The Lady Vandals lost at Flora, 56 to 37 last night. The Lady Vandals are now 15-12 on the season. The Lady Vandals will play a makeup game on Wednesday at Staunton and then will be back on the road on Thursday at Carlinville.

St. Elmo-Brownstown 8th grade boys onto regional championship


The St. Elmo-Brownstown 8th grade boys basketball team is on to the championship game of their regional.  St. Elmo-Brownstown was a 47 to 40 winner over Oblong last night to move to the championship game.  Meanwhile, Effingham St. Anthony was a winner over Altamont, 45 to 21, to also advance on to the championship game.  SEB and Effingham St. Anthony will meet in the regional
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