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April 11, 2014

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball from Thursday involving Midwestern teams
*  the Cardinals were idle – the Reds and Royals were both idle as well
    *  the Cubs lost to Pittsburgh, 5-4  :  the White Sox beat the Indians, 7-3
    *  the Brewers beat Philadelphia, 6-2  :  the Twins lost to Oakland, 6-1
*  on this Friday, the Cardinals start a home series tonight against the Cubs
    *  elsewhere  :  the White Sox host Cleveland  :  the Royals are at Minnesota
    *  the Reds host Tampa Bay  :  the Brewers host Pittsburgh

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Softball yesterday – OCC swept two GRAC games up near Robinson
*  the Lady Knights beat Lincoln Trail College twice, 5-4 and 4-3
    *  OCC’s winning pitchers were Olivia Harrelson and Alexis Lemon
*  now at 24&11 overall, 7&8 in the GRAC, the Lady Knights will host Wabash Valley in Olney today

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Soccer yesterday – Olney played to a tie out at Musgrove Park
*  the Lady Tigers ended in a 1-1 tie with Mt. Vernon
    *  Olney’s lone score came from Courtney Kman, plus strong play from Alyssa Weber and Kylar Craig
    *  splitting the goalie’s duties yesterday were Taylor Milburn and Robin Volk, combining for 6 saves
*  earlier this week, the Lady Tigers lost to visiting Harrisburg, 4-0
*  the Lady Soccer Tigers are back on the Musgrove Park Field next Tuesday when they host Centralia

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Tennis yesterday – Olney lost a tough match on the road
*  the Tigers lost to Mattoon, 5-2 in a shortened match due to rain up in Coles County
    *  Olney’s Derek Walker won the #1 singles match
    *  Walker then teamed up with Sterling Hostetter to win the #3 doubles match
*  the Tennis Tigers are now 2&1 on the year – they’ll play tomorrow at the Flora Doubles Tournament

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Baseball yesterday – Olney won a conference game on the road
*  the Tigers held on to beat Hutsonville-Palestine, 7-4 as Olney outhit the host Tigers, 7 to 5
    *  Noah Buscher was Olney’s winning pitcher, throwing all 7 innings while striking out 7
    *  at the plate, Nolan Shan had 3 hits, including a double & triple, plus 1 run scored and 1 RBI
    *  Buscher helped himself at the plate with 2 hits, scoring 1 run and with 1 RBI
*  now at 8&1 overall, 2&0 in the Little Illini Conference, Olney will host Mt. Carmel this afternoon

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Baseball yesterday – Newton lost its conference game at home
*  the Eagles lost a tough one to Marshall, 12-8 although Newton outhit the visiting Lions, 15 to 13
    *  Newton’s Nate Meinhart had 4 hits and 2 runs scored – Nick Reis had a 2 RBI hit
    *  Brock Mammoser, Luke Huston, Mitch Bierman, and Tim Weber had 2 hits each as well
*  the Eagles return to LIC action Monday when they’ll host Lawrenceville in Newton

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Softball yesterday – Olney won its first LIC conference game on the road
*  the Lady Tigers beat Hutsonville-Palestine, 10-0 as Olney outhit the host Lady Tigers, 8 to 4
    *  Larissa Michels was the winning pitcher, throwing a five inning shutout with 3 strikeouts
    *  Olney’s top hitter was Sarah Hill with 2 hits and 2 RBI – KJ Royse scored 3 runs with an RBI hit
    *  also for Olney, Jansen Yonaka and Keregan Coleman each had 2 hits and 2 runs scored
*  at 4&6 overall, now 1&0 in the LIC, Olney plays tomorrow in the Lawrenceville Tournament

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Softball yesterday – Newton lost a tough conference game at home
*  the Lady Eagles lost to Marshall, 8-1 as the Lady Lions outhit Newton, 18 to 10
    *  Newton’s Brittney Fore had 2 hits and 1 RBI – Emilee Johnson also had 2 hits as well
*  the Lady Eagles are back in LIC action at home next Monday against Lawrenceville

 

(NOBLE)  also in High School Softball yesterday – Noble/Clay City picked up a home conference win
*  the Lady Wildcats beat Webber Township, 12-0 in five innings
    *  NCC’s winning pitcher was Darcie Hawkins, allowing only 1 hit and striking out 3 in 2 innings
    *  Hawkins was also the top hitter for the Lady Cats with 2 doubles and 2 RBI
    *  Amber Drewes, Mariah Bennett, and Hannah Dulaney each had RBI hits
*  at 6&4 overall, now 2&0 in the MTC, the Lady Wildcats will host Wayne City today in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  in other area High School Baseball & Softball action yesterday
Baseball  :  Casey-Westfield beat Oblong, 5-2  :  Webber Township beat Noble/Clay City, 12-7
    *  Robinson beat Lawrenceville, 6-1  :  Edwards County beat Wayne City, 15-0
    *  Teutopolis beat Highland, 13-6  :  Cisne beat Sandoval, 5-3  :
Softball  :  Casey-Westfield beat Oblong, 6-3  :  Cumberland beat Red Hill, 11-2
    *  Teutopolis beat Altamont, 9-5  :  Edwards County beat Flora, 13-9  :
    *  Okaw Valley defeated Beecher City, 8-2  :

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Track from Wednesday – Olney finished second out of five teams
*  the Lady Tigers were 2nd to Mt. Carmel, 105 to 137 – Flora was 3rd, then Lawrenceville and Palestine
*  Olney won three of the 18 events – also had six 2nd place finishes and nine 3rd’s
    *  Kylar Craig won the high jump
    *  Marley Miller, Savannah Dunn, Reagan Hahn, & Erina Moore won both the 400 and 800 meter relays
    *  Kylie Cummins was 2nd in the 100 meter dash
    *  Holly Stallard was 2nd in the 1600 meter run
    *  Alexis Snyder was 2nd in the 300 meter hurdles
    *  Maddy Dunn, Michaela Dowty, Taylor Rauch, & Alexis Snyder were 2nd in the 1600 meter relay
    *  Jaycie Luna was 2nd in the triple jump
    *  Mary Grace Inyart was 2nd in the discus throw
    *  Hailey Hahn was 3rd in the high jump
    *  Savannah Dunn was 3rd in the 100 meter dash
    *  Maddy Dunn was 3rd in the 400 meter dash
    *  Rachel Zwilling was 3rd in the 3200 meter run
    *  Corryn Thompson was 3rd in both the 100 meter hurdles and the 300 meter hurdles
    *  Mary Grace Inyart was 3rd in the shot put
    *  Hannah Reeves was 3rd in the discus throw
    *  Michaela Dowty, Taylor Hughes, Payton Blakney, & Holly Stallard were 3rd in the 3200 meter relay
*  the Lady Tigers are back in action Monday when they host six other teams at the ERHS Athletic Track

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Track from earlier this week – Olney did well at a Charleston Quad Meet
*  the Tigers won three of the fifteen events – also had three 2nd place finishes and five 3rd’s
    *  Gus Lathrop was a triple winner, winning the 100 meter dash, the 200 meter dash, and the long jump
    *  Michael DeMeyer was 2nd in the 3200 meter run
    *  Corben Roth was 2nd in the discus throw
    *  Matthew DeVenecia was 2nd in the high jump
    *  Ben Lynch was 3rd in the pole vault
    *  Trevor Jones was 3rd in the discus throw
    *  Nick Dobbs was 3rd in the 400 meter run
    *  Jonah Wendling, Matthew DeVenecia, Cody Dial, & Nick Dobbs were 3rd in the 1600 meter relay
    *  Dalyn Brach, Silven Stallard, Nathan DeMeyer, & Nick Dobbs were 3rd in the 3200 meter relay
*  the Tigers will host the Olney Invitational today at the ERHS Athletic Track

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior Varsity Baseball yesterday – Olney picked up another win
*  the Tigers beat Effingham St. Anthony, 9-1
    *  at the plate – Trey Puckett had 3 hits, while Ethan Eagleson and Derek Diemel each had 2 hits
    *  Diemel was also the winning pitcher for Olney, allowing only 1 earned run in four innings of work

 


                                        LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDER

 

(NEWTON)  the 2014 Spring Fighting Illini Football Game is tomorrow at Memorial Stadium in, with free admission and parking – fans of all ages can come and get a sneak peak of this year’s Illini football team, plus hear the Marching Illini with their performance, and enter to win special giveaways such as season tickets and more – there will be plenty of football activities in the new Kid Zone Area, located at the south end of the field, all starting at 1:00 – game time at 2:00 – for more, logon at http://www.fightingillini.com/

 

(OLNEY)  the Illinois Inferno 12 and Under baseball team has a fundraising pork burger and bake sale today at the Olney IGA, with serving from 11:00 to 5:00 – that’s today on this Friday at the Olney IGA

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball today at 4:30 on CBS Sports Radio WVLN  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight at 7:05 on Freedom 92.9  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports the rest of the day and overnight on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

April 10, 2014

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball on Wednesday, involving Midwestern teams
*  the Cardinals lost to Cincinnati, 4-0 as the Redbirds took two of the three games against the Reds
    *  the Cubs beat Pittsburgh, 7-3  :  the White Sox lost to Colorado, 10-4 
    *  the Royals beat Tampa Bay, 7-3  :  the Brewers beat Philadelphia, 9-4
    *  the Indians lost to San Diego, 2-1  :  the Twins lost to Oakland, 7-4
*  the Cardinals are idle this Thursday before hosting the Cubs tomorrow night  :  the Royals are idle
    *  elsewhere, the Cubs, White Sox, & Twins are at home  :  the Brewers & Indians are on the road

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Softball yesterday – OCC split a pair of Region 24 games on the road
*  the Lady Knights beat Shawnee Community College in the first game, 12-0 in five innings
*  the host Lady Saints came back to win the second game over OCC, 10-9 in eight innings
*  the Lady Knights are now 22&11 on the year
*  the OCC Ladies return to GRAC action today at Lincoln Trail College, northeast of Robinson

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Baseball yesterday – Olney won its first conference game at home
*  the Tigers beat Oblong, 11-0 in five innings as Olney outhit the visiting Panthers, 9 to 2
    *  Olney’s Tryston Runyon won his second game of the year allowing no runs and striking out three
    *  Runyon also led the Tigers at the plate with 2 hits and 3 RBI – Nolan Shan had 2 doubles and 3 RBI
    *  at 7&1 overall, 1&0 in the LIC, the Tigers are in conference action today at Hutsonville-Palestine

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Baseball yesterday – Newton lost a non-conference game at home
*  the Eagles lost to North Clay, 18-1 in five innings – no other information is available to us this morning
*  the Eagles are in Conference action today against Marshall in the Jasper County Boys & Girls Park

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Softball yesterday – Olney won a non-conference game at home
*  the Lady Tigers edged out Noble/Clay City, 4-3 as Olney outhit the Lady Wildcats, 7 to 4
    *  Larissa Michels was Olney’s winning pitcher, allowing only 1 earned run and striking out five
    *  top Olney hitters were KJ Royse with 2 hits and 1 RBI – Taylor Barrick has a 2 RBI hit
    *  for NCC, Dani Hawkins and Megan Hance each had RBI hits
*  the Lady Tigers improve to 3&6 and are in Little Illini Conference action today at Hutsonville

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Softball yesterday – Newton lost a non-conference game on the road
*  the Lady Eagles fell to Teutopolis, 11-0 as Newton was outhit by the Lady Shoes, 12 to 4
    *  Newton’s Emily Kerner, Maddie Stanley, Megan Probst, and Karsyn McCoy each had a hit
*  the Lady Eagles are in Little Illini Conference action today at home taking on Marshall

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior Varsity High School Baseball yesterday – Olney picked up another win
*  the Tigers beat Edwards County, 19-5 as Olney's Jonah Buscher was the winning pitcher
    *  Matt Herman had 3 hits, while Connor Adams had 2 hits and 4 RBI

 

(NEWTON)  here’s some other area High School Baseball & Softball results from yesterday
*  Baseball  : Flora beat Casey-Westfield, 11-1 : Charleston beat Marshall, 4-3 : Dieterich beat Neoga, 6-0
*  Softball  :  Effingham St. Anthony beat Beecher City, 21-2

 

(OLNEY)  in today’s high school sports calendar  :  in boys tennis – Olney at Mattoon & Newton at Fairfield  :  in girls soccer – Mt. Vernon at Olney  :  in baseball – Olney at Hutsonville-Palestine, Marshall at Newton, and Webber Township at Clay City against Noble/Clay City  :  in softball – Olney at Hutsonville-Palestine, Marshall at Newton, and Webber Township at Noble against Noble/Clay City

 


                                        LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDER

 

(NEWTON)  it was announced yesterday that the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has approved a contract with Green Golf Partners to maintain and operate the Eagle Creek Golf Course, located on the shore of Lake Shelbyville near Findlay – the agreement will keep the course open for public play and marks the first time operations of the Eagle Creek course will be led by an experienced golf course management firm – the State DNR will now turn its attention to the future of other facilities at the Eagle Creek Resort

 

(OLNEY)  tickets are available now at www.fightingillini.com for “Illini Night” at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday night, July 18th, when the Chicago White Sox host the Houston Astros – special discounted ticket prices are available with a free custom Fighting Illini hat with purchase – plus, an exclusive private viewing of batting practice before the gates open to the public – go online for details, at www.fightingillini.com

 

(NEWTON)  Fighting Illini football fans should be getting ready for this Saturday’s 2014 Spring Game at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, with free admission and parking – fans of all ages can come and get a sneak peak of this year’s Illini football team, plus hear the Marching Illini with their performance, and enter to win special giveaways such as season tickets and more – there will be plenty of football activities in the new Kid Zone Area, located at the south end of the field, all starting at 1:00 – game time is at 2:00 – fans should enter on the east side of Memorial Stadium – for more, logon at http://www.fightingillini.com/

 

(OLNEY)  the Illinois Inferno 12 and Under baseball team has a fundraising pork burger and bake sale this Friday at the Olney IGA, with serving from 11:00 to 5:00 – that’s this Friday at the Olney IGA

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  : it’s Newton Lady Eagles softball today on 103.5 “The Eagle” WIKK with game time at 4:30  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports all day and overnight on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

April 9, 2014

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball on Tuesday involving Midwestern teams
*  the Cardinals improve to 5&3 on the year with a victory over the Reds, 7-5
    *  elsewhere  :  Cubs lost to the Pirates, 7-6  :  White Sox beat Colorado, 15-3
    *  the Royals lost to Tampa Bay, 1-0  :  the Brewers beat Philadelphia, 10-4
    *  the Indians beat San Diego, 8-6  :  the Twins were idle yesterday
*  the Cardinals so for the sweep against the Reds this afternoon at Busch Stadium
    *  the Cubs, Royals, Indians, and Twins are at home today  :  the White Sox and Brewers are on the road

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Softball yesterday – OCC dropped a GRAC doubleheader on the road up north
*  the Lady Knights lost two games at Lake Land College, just south of Mattoon, 7-1 and 12-0
*  the Lady Knights are now 21&10 on the year, now 5&8 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
*  the OCC Ladies are scheduled to play this afternoon down at Shawnee Community College, near Ullin

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Tennis yesterday – Olney won their second match of the year
*  the Tigers defeated Newton, 8-1 as Olney won eight of the nine matches played
*  Olney won all six of the singles matches
    *  Derek Walker took the #1 match
    *  Andrew Garrett won the #2 match
    *  Cameron Pearcy won the #3 match
    *  Connor Walker took the #4 match
    *  Austin Urfer won the #5 match
    *  and Sterling Hostetter took the #6 match
*  the Tigers won two of the three doubles matches
    *  Andrew Garrett and Connor Walker teamed up to win the #1 doubles match
    *  Austin Urfer and Cameron Pearcy combined to win the #2 doubles match
*  in the junior varsity action, Olney 3 of the 5 singles matches and 2 of the 4 doubles matches
*  the undefeated Tennis Tigers are back in action tomorrow, traveling to Mattoon

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Softball yesterday – Olney had a tough 2-run loss at home at ERHS
*  the Lady Tigers lost to Robinson, 9-7 as the visiting Lady Maroons outhit Olney, 11 to 7
*  Olney’s Taylor Barrick had 2 hits and 1 RBI – KJ Royse had a double and 3 RBI
*  Jansen Yonaka had 2 hits and 2 runs scored – Keregan Coleman also had an RBI hit as well
*  now at 2&6 on the year, the Lady Tigers will host Noble/Clay City this afternoon at ERHS

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior Varsity Baseball from last Saturday – Olney picked up a home win at Millspaugh Field
*  the JV Tigers beat Vincennes Rivet, 19-5
    *  top hitters were Luke Lambird with 3 runs and 4 runs scored and Trey Puckett with 3 hits and 5 RBI
    *  Olney's winning pitcher was Conner Adams

 

(NEWTON)  here’s some area High School Baseball & Softball scores from yesterday’s action
*  Baseball  :  Paris slipped by Marshall, 2-1
*  Softball  :  Neoga beat Dieterich, 10-5  :  Teutopolis beat Central A&M, 10-0 
    *  Mulberry Grove defeated Beecher City, 19-1

 

(OLNEY)  on today’s high school sports calendar  :  in baseball – Oblong at Olney  :  in softball – Noble/Clay City at Olney  :  in girls track – Olney at Lawrenceville

 


                                        LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDER

 

(NEWTON)  it was announced yesterday that the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has approved a contract with Green Golf Partners to maintain and operate the Eagle Creek Golf Course, located on the shore of Lake Shelbyville near Findlay – the agreement will keep the course open for public play and marks the first time operations of the Eagle Creek course will be led by an experienced golf course management firm – the State DNR will now turn its attention to the future of other facilities at the Eagle Creek Resort

 

(OLNEY)  tickets are available now at www.fightingillini.com for “Illini Night” at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday night, July 18th, when the Chicago White Sox host the Houston Astros – special discounted ticket prices are available with a free custom Fighting Illini hat with purchase – plus, an exclusive private viewing of batting practice before the gates open to the public – go online for details, at www.fightingillini.com

 

(NEWTON)  Fighting Illini football fans should be getting ready for this Saturday’s 2014 Spring Game at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, with free admission and parking – fans of all ages can come and get a sneak peak of this year’s Illini football team, plus hear the Marching Illini with their performance, and enter to win special giveaways such as season tickets and more – there will be plenty of football activities in the new Kid Zone Area, located at the south end of the field, all starting at 1:00 – game time is at 2:00 – fans should enter on the east side of Memorial Stadium – for more, logon at http://www.fightingillini.com

 

(OLNEY)  the Illinois Inferno 12 and Under baseball team has a fundraising pork burger and bake sale this Friday at the Olney IGA, with serving from 11:00 to 5:00 – that’s this Friday at the Olney IGA

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball today on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with our air-time at 12:35 on 107.1 FM / 740 AM  :  it’s Olney Lady Tiger softball this afternoon, also on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with game time at around 4:15  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball this afternoon on Freedom 92.9 with game time from Bill Millspaugh Field at around 4:30  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports the rest of the day and overnight on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

April 8, 2014

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball from Monday – here’s the Midwestern team results
*  in their home opener, the Cardinals held on to beat the Reds at Busch Stadium, 5-3
    *  elsewhere  :  the Cubs were idle  :  the White Sox lost to Colorado, 8-1
    *  the Royals beat Tampa Bay, 4-2  :  the Brewers and Indians were both rained out
*  the Cardinals are back at home to host the Reds tonight
    *  the Cubs, Royals, and Indians are all at home tonight  :  the White Sox and Brewers are on the road

 

(NEWTON)  all of the local and area sporting events were weathered out with yesterday’s cold and rainy conditions – stay tuned for updates concerning sporting events scheduled for today or later this evening

 

(OLNEY)  on our high school sports calendar, here’s the events scheduled for today  :  in girls soccer – Harrisburg at Olney  :  in boys track – Olney at Charleston (also Mattoon and Mt. Zion)  :  in boys tennis – Olney at Newton  :  in baseball – Olney at Teutopolis and Christ Our Rock at Clay City against Noble/Clay City  :  in softball – Robinson at Olney  :  check our cancellation page for an updated list of sports or other related cancellations – that’s under the weather tab at www.freedom929.com or www.1035theeagle.com

 


                                        LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDER

 

(OLNEY)  tickets are available now at www.fightingillini.com for “Illini Night” at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday night, July 18th, when the Chicago White Sox host the Houston Astros – special discounted ticket prices are available with a free custom Fighting Illini hat with purchase – plus, an exclusive private viewing of batting practice before the gates open to the public – go online for details, at www.fightingillini.com

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball today on CBS Sports Radio with game time at 4:30  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our air-time at 7:05  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports the rest of the day and night on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

April 7, 2014

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball involving the Midwestern teams over the weekend
*  on Saturday  :  the Cardinals beat the Pirates, 6-1  :  the Cubs lost to the Phillies, 2-0
    *  the Reds lost to the Mets, 6-3  :  the Brewers beat the Red Sox, 7-6
    *  the Royals beat the White Sox, 4-3  :  the Indians lost to the Twins, 7-3
*  on Sunday  :  the Cardinals lost to Pittsburgh, 2-1  :  the Cubs beat the Phillies, 8-3
    *  the White Sox beat the Royals, 5-1  :  the Reds beat the Mets, 2-1
    *  the Brewers beat the Red Sox, 4-0  :  the Indians lost to the Twins, 10-7
*  on this Monday  :  the Cardinals host the Reds  :  the White Sox are at Colorado  :  Cubs are idle
    *  the Royals host Tampa Bay  :  Milwaukee is at Philadelphia  :  the Indians host San Diego

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Baseball from yesterday – OCC split a pair of Region 24 games at home
*  the Blue Knights lost the opener on Dennis Conley Field, falling to the visiting Saints, 8-3
*  but, Olney Central College came back to win game two, 6-5
    *  Dylan Allen was the winning pitcher for OCC
    *  the day’s top hitter was OCC’s Tyler Ward with 3 hits, including a solo home run
    *  Troy Paris had the game winning walk-off hit and RBI in the second game
    *  Jay Nam, Jacob Snodgrass, and Cody Thornton each had a hit apiece as well
*  the Blue Knights are now 21&8 on the year, scheduled to play at Lindenwood in Belleville today

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Softball – the OCC Lady Knights were rained out on Saturday
*  there was no action yesterday – the Lady Knights are scheduled to host Lake Land in Olney today

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Baseball Saturday – Olney won a non-conference game at home
*  the Tigers beat a tough Vincennes Rivet Patriot team, 4-1 as Olney improves to 6&1 on the year
    *  Olney’s winner was Tyler Zuber, throwing all seven innings, allowing 1 run on 6 hits with 3 strikeouts
    *  Troy Houchin had a single and double with an RBI and run scored to lead the Tigers at the plate
    *  Tryston Runyon had 2 hits and an RBI – Evan Eagleson had an RBI double
*  the Tigers are scheduled to begin LIC action today hosting Oblong at Bill Millsbaugh Field

 

(NEWTON)  also in High School Baseball Saturday – here’s a few other area scores
*  St. Joe-Ogden gave Teutopolis its first two losses of the year, winning two games by the same score, 2-1
*  it was Tolono Unity sweeping two games from Marshall, 12-2 and 6-5

 

(NEWTON)  here’s a look at the scheduled matchups for today in the Little Illini Conference
*  the scheduled LIC games include both baseball and softball games at the same home sites
    *  as before mentioned – Oblong at Olney
    *  elsewhere – Newton at Casey-Westfield
    *  Flora at Marshall
    *  Hutsonville-Palestine at Robinson
    *  Edwards County at Cumberland
    *  Lawrenceville at Red Hill in Bridgeport

 

(OLNEY)  on our high school sports calendar, here’s the events scheduled for today  :  in girls track – Newton, Mattoon, Paris, and Effingham St. Anthony at East Richland High School in Olney  :  in baseball – Oblong at Olney, Newton at Casey-Westfield, and Cisne against Noble/Clay City in Clay City  :  in softball – Oblong at Olney, Newton at Casey-Westfield, and Cisne against Noble/Clay City in Noble

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball today on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 2:55  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball today on CBS Sports Radio with game time at 4:30  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports, all day and all night on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN