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January 14, 2015

 

(NEWTON)  in Men’s Big Ten College Basketball
there were three games played in league action last night
*  Indiana slipped by Penn State, 76-73
*  Ohio State beat Michigan, 71-52
*  Iowa got by Minnesota, 77-75
there are two more games on the schedule tonight
*  the Fighting Illini are in Evanston to play Northwestern tonight
*  Rutgers will play at Maryland

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Basketball last night – Olney split two at home in non-conference action
the Tigers lost to a tough Dieterich squad, 50-46
*  Olney’s Tate Nohren had 15 points and Tanner Stoltz added 13 points
*  Dieterich was led by Alex Bohnhoff with 15 points – Nick Feldhake and Lance Niemerg each had 10
*  while the Movin’ Maroons improve to 18&0, the Tigers drop back to 8&7 on the year
Olney won the junior varsity game, 37-22
the Tigers are back in LIC action Friday night at home against the Flora Wolves

 

(NEWTON)  in Boys High School Basketball last night – Newton split two at home in non-LIC action
the Eagles won the varsity game by beating Shelbyville, 47-42
*  Newton’s Collin Harris led all scorers with 22 points – Kyle Vahling added 9 points and 7 rebounds
the visiting Rams won the junior varsity game, 53-28
the Eagles are back in LIC action Friday night as they travel to Lawrenceville

 

(NEWTON)  there was one Little Illini Conference game played last night in Boys High School Hoops
Lawrenceville beat Marshall, 67-62

 

(OLNEY)  here’s some other downstate results from last night’s Boys High School Basketball
*  Casey-Westfield beat Arcola, 58-53
*  Oblong beat Red Hill, 57-48
*  Paris beat Cumberland, 54-45
*  Teutopolis beat Mattoon, 82-53
*  Woodlawn beat North Clay, 72-33
*  Odin beat Clay City, 84-65
*  Christ Our Rock Lutheran beat Cisne, 49-38
*  Grayville beat Thompsonville, 59-37
*  Gallatin County beat Wayne City, 45-31
*  South Central beat Stewardson-Strasburg, 50-39
*  Vandalia beat Altamont, 56-55
*  Effingham St. Anthony beat Neoga, 73-26
*  Cowden-Herrick beat Windsor, 76-50

 

(NEWTON)  in one Girls High School Basketball game last night
*  Palestine-Hutsonville beat North Clay, 56-46

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys Junior High Basketball on Monday night – Olney dropped two at home
the Cubs lost the 8th grade game to Vincennes Clark Junior High, 41-33
*  Sutton Dunn had 12 points for Olney – Dakotah Brown had 9 points and 5 rebounds
Olney also lost the 7th grade game, 31-22
the Cubs are back in action tomorrow night traveling to Fairfield

 

(NEWTON)  in Boys Junior High Basketball on Monday night
the Newton Jasper County 7th graders lost to Robinson in Tournament action, 29-20
the Junior Eagles are back in action at the Tournament tonight

 

(NEWTON)  in Junior High Volleyball from this past Monday
Newton Jasper County beat Lawrenceville in the varsity match in two games
*  the Junior Lady Eagles were led by Macie Weidner, Olivia Rice, and Katie Hartke
Newton Jasper County also won the 7th grade match in two games
the Junior Lady Eagles are back in action tomorrow at Sigel

 

(OLNEY)  it’s back to Junior College Basketball tonight in downstate Illinois
here’s the Region 24 and Great Rivers Athletic Conference matchups for both women and men tonight
*  the Olney Central College teams are at Lincoln Trail College, just east and north of Robinson
   *  the Lady Knights play at 5:30 with the Blue Knights to follow at around 7:30
*  elsewhere – it’s Lake Land at Wabash Valley
*  Southeastern Illinois at Southwestern Illinois
*  Kaskaskia at Shawnee
*  Lewis & Clark at John A. Logan

 

(OLNEY)  it’s back to Boys High School Wrestling tonight
the Tiger Wrestlers will host a Quad Match tonight in Ron Herrin Gym at ERHS starting at 6:00
rescheduled from a week ago tonight, Olney will host Effingham St. Anthony, Charleston, and Effingham
it’s the third of only five home matches in Olney, so come on out to support the Wrestling Tigers tonight

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Recreation Council will have its next in the series of fundraisers coming up on Saturday, February 14th – it’s the Cold Hearted 5K Run/Walk, a rain / shine / blizzard / polar vortex / arctic blast / typhoon / avalanche event, that will not be cancelled or rescheduled – the race will start and finish at The Gypsy, along Whittle Avenue in Olney, which will be open during and after the fundraising event – it’s registration and check-in at 8:00 that morning and race time at 9:00 – the first 100 people to register will receive a limited edition fleece headband provided by Richland Memorial Hospital – the cost is $20 for online registration at www.rcrcevents.webconnex.com/2015coldhearted5k – it’ll be $25 for sign-up that day – for more details, check the Richland County Recreation Council page on Facebook

 

(NEWTON)  the 2015 Cardinals Caravan scheduled to cover six different states in a four day period  :  starting this Friday, January 16th, along with four stops in Missouri, there will be two regional stops, at 12 noon in the SIU Arena Lobby in Carbondale, and at 6:00 that evening in the Physical Activities Center on the campus of USI down in Evansville  :  Saturday stops will be in Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas  :  there will be four stops in Illinois this Sunday – at the Lake Land College Fieldhouse just south of Mattoon at 12 noon with other stops in Champaign, Decatur, and Peoria  :  the final three stops Monday will be in Springfield & Quincy, Illinois, and in Hannibal, Missouri  :  selected players, Cardinal alumni, and announcers will be at each site  :  for more on the schedule, logon at www.cardinals.com/caravan

 

(OLNEY)  the OCC Lady Knights and Blue Knights have tickets available for a fundraising event – they’re five tickets for $20 and/or one ticket for $5, with the winner to receive a set of OCC Corn Hole Boards – the drawing will be at half time of the Blue Knights game this Saturday night in “The Dungeon” – get your tickets now or at Saturday night’s OCC doubleheader – contact Coaches Mike or Clint Burris at 395-7777

 

(OLNEY)  the Special Olympics Area 9 will host its Individual Basketball Skills competition this Saturday at the East Richland Middle School in Olney – player & coach registration starts at 10:30, with the Opening Ceremony at 11:00, and competition at 11:15 – a lunch will be served for all athletes, coaches, & volunteers and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each class, plus gold medal winners will be eligible to advance to the State Individual competition in mid-March, up in Normal – all volunteers are encouraged to help out – for more information or details, call Mable at 618-863-2324

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Central College doubleheader basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 – the Lady Knights at 5:30 and the Blue Knights at around 7:30  :  it’s also Fighting Illini basketball tonight on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with the pregame at 7:00 and tipoff at 8:00 – plus on Freedom 92.9 after OCC Blue Knights basketball  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day and most of the night, on CBS Sports Radio, 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN in Olney – also online, at www.wvlnam.com

 

 

 

January 13, 2015

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Basketball last night – Olney split two games on the road
the Lady Tigers beat Casey-Westfield in the varsity game, 66-23
*  Jaycie Luna led Olney with 18 points, while Julie Luna added 14 points
*  Lauren Eagleson chipped in with 12 points and Blake Nohren scored 11 points
Casey-Westfield won the junior varsity game in overtime, 35-27
the varsity Lady Tigers improve to 7&13 on the year, now 4&2 in the Little Illini Conference
Olney is now off until second round action Saturday night at Lawrenceville in the LIC Tournament

 

(NEWTON)  in Girls High School Basketball last night – Newton dropped two on the road
the Lady Eagles lost to Flora in the varsity game, 54-40
*  Alli Kline had 12 points for Newton, while Emily Kerner, Kaitlyn Cohorst, & Grace Hartrich each had 8
Flora also won the junior varsity game, 47-23
the varsity Lady Eagles fall to 12&8 on the year, now 3&3 in the Little Illini Conference
Newton is now off until second round action Saturday afternoon at Lawrenceville in the LIC Tournament

 

(OLNEY)  elsewhere in Girls LIC Basketball action from last night
*  Marshall beat Red Hill, 65-30
*  Lawrenceville beat Robinson, 49-25
*  the Edwards County at Paris was postponed to next week

 

(NEWTON)  in other downstate Girls High School Basketball from last night
*  Charleston beat Effingham, 57-46
*  Taylorville beat Salem, 58-52
*  Dieterich beat Okaw Valley, 66-48
*  Palestine-Hutsonville beat Oblong, 57-37
*  North Clay beat Cowden-Herrick / Beecher City, 54-42
*  Vandalia beat South Central, 53-36
*  Mt. Vernon beat Belleville Althoff, 51-50
at the Sandoval Invitational Tournament
*  Christ Our Rock Lutheran beat Ramsey, 53-31
*  Sandoval beat the Breese Mater Dei freshmen team, 53-25

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys Junior High Basketball last night – Clay City split two at home
the Cubs won the 8th grade game over New Hebron, 55-22 – the varsity improves to 14&3 on the year
Clay City lost the 7th grade game, 22-19 – the junior varsity squad is now 5&10 on the year

 

(NEWTON)  in Boys Junior High Basketball – the Jasper County boys did well over the weekend
Newton Jasper County beat Hutsonville Friday night in the 8th Grade LEIC Tournament, 54-26
*  the varsity Junior Eagles however lost to Marshall Saturday, 46-25
Newton Jasper County beat Paris Mayo in the 7th Grade LEIC Tournament, 40-26
the junior varsity Junior Eagles were back in action last night against Robinson

 

(NEWTON)  in Junior High Volleyball from Saturday
Newton Jasper County beat Paris Mayo in the 8th grade match in three games
*  the top Newton players were Olivia Rice, Haylee Schoonover, and Macie Weidner
Newton Jasper County also won the 7th grade match in two games
the Junior Lady Eagles were back in action yesterday at Lawrenceville

 

(OLNEY)  it’s back to Boys High School Hoops tonight – all in non-conference action
the Olney Tigers will host the Dieterich Movin’ Maroons at ERHS in Olney
the Newton Eagles are also at home tonight to host Shelbyville in the NCHS Gym

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Recreation Council will have its next in the series of fundraisers coming up on Saturday, February 14th – it’s the Cold Hearted 5K Run/Walk, a rain / shine / blizzard / polar vortex / arctic blast / typhoon / avalanche event, that will not be cancelled or rescheduled – the race will start and finish at The Gypsy, along Whittle Avenue in Olney, which will be open during and after the fundraising event – it’s registration and check-in at 8:00 that morning and race time at 9:00 – the first 100 people to register will receive a limited edition fleece headband provided by Richland Memorial Hospital – the cost is $20 for online registration at www.rcrcevents.webconnex.com/2015coldhearted5k – it’ll be $25 for sign-up that day – for more details, check the Richland County Recreation Council page on Facebook

 

(OLNEY)  the 2015 Olney Little League Sign-Ups are set for January 24th and 31st in the Olney City Park Community Building, each day from 9:00 until 1:00 – it’s for Richland County boys, ages 4 to 15 – the cost is $30 for the first player, $20 for a second player per family, $20 for a third player per family, with any additional child from the same family free – a parent should accompany the player to either sign-up day

 

(NEWTON)  the 2015 Cardinals Caravan scheduled to cover six different states in a four day period  :  starting this Friday, January 16th, along with four stops in Missouri, there will be two regional stops, at 12 noon in the SIU Arena Lobby in Carbondale, and at 6:00 that evening in the Physical Activities Center on the campus of USI down in Evansville  :  Saturday stops will be in Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas  :  there will be four stops in Illinois this Sunday – at the Lake Land College Fieldhouse just south of Mattoon at 12 noon with other stops in Champaign, Decatur, and Peoria  :  the final three stops Monday will be in Springfield & Quincy, Illinois, and in Hannibal, Missouri  :  selected players, Cardinal alumni, and announcers will be at each site  :  for more on the schedule, logon at www.cardinals.com/caravan

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Tiger basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 and Newton Eagle basketball tonight on 103.5 “The Eagle” with both game times at around 7:30  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio, 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN in Olney

 

 

 

January 12, 2015

 

(NEWTON)  in postseason National Football League action from the weekend
the four Divisional Playoff games were played this past Saturday and Sunday
*  Indianapolis beat Denver, 24-13
*  Green Bay beat Dallas, 26-21
*  New England beat Baltimore, 35-31
*  Seattle beat Carolina, 31-17
the Conference Championship games are this weekend
*  Seattle will host Green Bay in the NFC Sunday afternoon
*  New England will host Indianapolis in the AFC Sunday evening

 

(OLNEY)  in Men’s Big Ten Conference Basketball over the weekend
there were three games on Saturday
*  Indiana beat Ohio State, 69-66
*  Michigan beat Minnesota, 62-57
*  Maryland beat Purdue, 69-60
there were three games played yesterday and last night
*  Michigan State beat Northwestern in overtime, 84-77
*  Rutgers beat Wisconsin, 67-62
*  Nebraska beat Illinois, 53-43 as the Fighting Illini fall to 11&6 overall, now 1&3 in the Big Ten
    *  Illinois is back in conference action this Wednesday night at Northwestern
there are no Men’s Big Ten games on the schedule for this Monday night

 

(OLNEY)  in Women’s Junior College Basketball from Saturday
the Olney Central College Lady Knights lost to Lake Land in OCC’s Dungeon
*  the visiting Lady Lakers beat OCC, 73-60
*  OCC’s Shelbi Samsil had 20 points – Kelsey Pilant and Weslee Wilson each had 10 points
*  the Lady Knights drop to 4&10 on the year, now 2&3 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
elsewhere involving other Region 24 and GRAC teams
*  Kaskaskia beat Lincoln Trail, 69-59
*  Southeastern Illinois beat Shawnee, 97-64
*  Vincennes University beat Southwestern Illinois, 80-29
it’s back to the next round of Region and GRAC games this Wednesday night

 

(OLNEY)  in Men’s Junior College Basketball from Saturday
the Olney Central College Blue Knights lost to Lake Land in OCC’s Dungeon
*  the visiting Lakers from beat the Blue Knights, 70-68
*  OCC’s Tyler Brough and Connor Wittmer each had 22 points
*  the Blue Knights drop to 4&11 on the year, still winless in the GRAC at 0&5
elsewhere involving other Region 24 and GRAC teams
*  Kaskaskia beat Lincoln Trail, 82-81
*  John A. Logan beat Rend Lake, 80-76
*  Wabash Valley beat Lewis & Clark, 98-70
*  Vincennes University beat Southwestern Illinois, 77-67
*  Southeastern Illinois beat Shawnee, 65-58
it’s back to the next round of Region and GRAC games this Wednesday night

 

(NEWTON)  in Boy’s High School Basketball from Saturday
the Newton Eagles lost to visiting Altamont, 61-52
*  Newton’s Tim Weber had 20 points, while Kyle Vahling chipped in with 9 points
the Eagles are back in action tomorrow night when they host Shelbyville at NCHS

 

(NEWTON)  elsewhere in Boy’s High School Hoops from Saturday
*  Flora beat South Central, 77-36
*  Edwards County beat Cisne, 45-42
*  Red Hill beat Fairfield, 53-52
*  Patoka beat Wayne City, 48-32
*  Centralia beat Herrin, 48-23
*  Teutopolis beat Decatur Eisenhower, 51-49
*  Harrisburg beat Eldorado, 59-48
*  Carmi beat Vienna, 56-43
*  Carterville beat Marshall County, Kentucky, 60-53
at the Effingham St. Anthony Shootout
*  Lawrenceville beat St. Anthony, 57-48
*  Dieterich beat Okaw Valley, 69-43
*  Casey-Westfield beat Troy Triad, 56-40
*  Mt. Pulaski beat Clay City, 79-48
*  Waltonville beat Stewardson-Strasburg, 51-44

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Basketball from Saturday
the Olney Lady Tigers lost to Salem, 63-49
*  sophomore Lauren Eagleson led Olney with 15 points – Taylor Rauch had 9 points
Salem also won the junior varsity game as well
the Lady Tigers are quickly back in LIC Conference action tonight at Casey-Westfield

 

(OLNEY)  elsewhere in Girls High Hoops from Saturday involving downstate teams
*  Arcola beat Marshall, 44-37
*  Centralia beat Carbondale in overtime, 78-74
*  Vandalia beat Pinckneyville, 50-38
*  Carmi beat Vienna, 56-43
*  Breese Central beat Waterloo, 55-32
*  Highland beat Jerseyville in the Highland Tournament, 54-33

 

(OLNEY)  in Girl’s Junior High Hoops from last Friday night
Olney St. Joe lost to Holy Childhood Mascoutah, 31-24 in the Belleville Diocesan Tournament in Breese
the Lady Wildcats are in Class S Regional action tomorrow night at 6:00 against St. Mary’s Mt. Carmel

 

(OLNEY)  in Boy’s Junior High Basketball from last  Thursday night
Olney beat Lawrenceville’s 8th grade team, 51-25 as the varsity Cubs improve to 6&8
the Cubs also won the 7th grade game, 44-36
Olney’s back in action tonight when they host Vincennes Clark in the ERMS Gym

 

(NEWTON)  in Boy’s Junior High Hoops from last Thursday night
Newton Jasper County lost to Cumberland in the 8th grade game, 27-22
the Junior Eagles won the 7th grade game, 43-19
the Newton Jasper County boys played over the weekend in the LEIC Conference Tournament

 

(OLNEY)  it’s back to Little Illini Conference Girls High School Basketball tonight
the Olney Lady Tigers are on the road to Casey-Westfield
the Newton Lady Eagles are on the road down to Flora to play the Wolfgals in Conley Gym
elsewhere  :  Marshall at Red Hill  :  Edwards County at Paris  :  Lawrenceville at Robinson

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Lady Tiger basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with game time at around 7:30  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio, 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN in Olney – also live online, at www.wvlnam.com

 

 

 

January 10, 2015

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Basketball last night – Olney defeated Marshall at home
*  The Tigers held on late to take down the visiting Lions 56-46
*  Olney was lead in scoring by Ethan Eagleson and Tate Nohren with 16 apiece, Hunter Wyatt added 10
*  Tigers improve to 8-6 overall, and 4-0 in the league, Marshall falls to 11-4 overall and 2-1 in the league.
*  the next Tigers game will be Tuesday at Ron Herrin Gym, taking on the Dieterich Movin’ Maroons

 

(NEWTON)  in Boys High School Basketball last night – Newton defeated Red Hill
*  The host Eagles picked up the conference win over the visiting Salukis 60-49
*  Collin Harris lead the Eagles with 18, Nate Meinhart added in 12
*  Newton improves to 5-10 overall and 2-2 in the league, while Red Hill falls to 2-12, and 0-3 in the league

 

(OLNEY)  here’s the other Little Illini Conference scores from last night
*  Robinson over Flora 56-45
*  Casey-Westfield over Paris 60-56
*  Lawrenceville over Edwards County 78-43

 

(NEWTON)  here’s the other downstate Boys High School Basketball scores from last night
*  Anna-Jonesboro over DuQuoin 49-38
*  Benton over Massac County 65-63 OT
*  Breese Mater Dei over Waterloo Gibault 54-40
*  Carmi-White County over Eldorado 46-40
*  Carterville over Sparta 65-49
*  Cisne over South Central 57-39
*  Columbia over Breese Central 51-49
*  Dieterich over Altamont 67-51
*  Grayville over Clay City 80-70
*  Nashville over Pinckneyville 50-38
*  Vienna over Johnston City 70-47
*  Wayne City over North Clay 43-39
*  Woodlawn over Sandoval 71-46

 

(OLNEY)  in Men’s Big Ten College Basketball – it’s back to a partial schedule after a no-game Friday
*  Ohio State at Indiana with an 11:00 tipoff late this morning
*  Minnesota at Michigan with a 12 noon tipoff up at Ann Arbor
*  and it’s Maryland at Purdue with a 1:30 tipoff this afternoon
the Fighting Illini are among six teams in action tomorrow – Illinois plays at Nebraska tomorrow night

 

(OLNEY)  it’s back to Junior College Basketball on this Saturday afternoon and evening
in Great Rivers Athletic Conference doubleheader action for both women and men
*  the OCC Lady Knights & Blue Knights will host Lake Land in “The Dungeon” – games at 5:30 and 7:30
*  elsewhere  :  John A. Logan at Rend Lake and Lincoln Trail at Kaskaskia
the remaining matchups are in Region 24 or Region 16 action
*  Vincennes University at Southwestern Illinois 
*  Shawnee at Southeastern Illinois 
*  Wabash Valley at Lewis & Clark

 

(NEWTON)  in Boys High School Hoops coming up later tonight in non-conference action
the Newton Eagles are back at home to host Altamont tonight – it’s junior varsity action at 6:15

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Hoops later tonight – it’s non-conference action as well
the Olney Lady Tigers are at home to host Salem in Ron Herrin Gym – also jv action at 6:15

 

(OLNEY)  and the best of luck to our area youngsters in free throw shooting competitions today
the 2014-2015 Elks Hoop Shoot District competition is today down at Mt. Vernon
best of luck to our local winners who competed and won last month at East Richland High School
*  Braden Flanagan for 12&13 year old boys
*  Madison Hout for 12&13 year old girls
*  Evan Uhl for 10&11 year old boys
*  Reese Smith for 10&11 year old girls
*  Ayden Cothern for 8&9 year old boys
*  and Rylee Bloomer for 8&9 year old girls

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s OCC Lady Knights and Blue Knights doubleheader action tonight on Freedom 92.9 with back-to-back games at 5:30 and 7:30 – plus both live, online, at www.freedom929.com  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day, all night, and all weekend long, on CBS Sports Radio, 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN in Olney – also live online, at www.wvlnam.com

 

 

 

January 9, 2015

 

(NEWTON)  in Men’s Big Ten College Basketball last night
there were two games on the conference schedule Thursday night
*  Michigan State beat Iowa, 75-61
*  Nebraska beat Rutgers, 65-49
the next round of Big Ten games for men will be tomorrow – there are no games on this Friday  
the Fighting Illini are back in action Sunday night out at Nebraska

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Basketball last night – Olney lost two at home in Ron Herrin Gym
the Lady Tigers lost the varsity game to Flora, 48-33
*  Olney’s Lauren Eagleson and Julie Luna each had 9 points
Flora also won the junior varsity game, 37-28
the Olney varsity is now 6&12 on the year, now 3&2 in the Little Illini Conference
the Lady Tigers are back on the Ron Herrin court tomorrow night when they host Salem at ERHS

 

(NEWTON)  in Girls High School Basketball last night – Newton dropped two on the road
the Lady Eagles lost the varsity game at Lawrenceville, 52-41
*  Newton’s Emily Kerner had 22 points, while Grace Hartrich added 12 points
*  Lawrenceville also won the junior varsity game, 27-24
while the Newton varsity drops to 12&7 overall, they’re now 3&2 in the Little Illini Conference
the Lady Eagles are back in action next Monday night at Flora

 

(OLNEY)  elsewhere in the Little Illini Conference for girls last night
*  Marshall beat Casey-Westfield, 55-38
*  Edwards County beat Robinson, 45-26
*  no score available for Red Hill at Paris

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Basketball last night – the Midland Trail Conference Tournament ended
*  Wayne City won the Tournament Title with a win over Sandoval, 33-28
*  Woodlawn won the third place game by beating North Clay, 36-28

 

(NEWTON)  also in Girls High School Hoops last night – here’s some other downstate results
*  Salem beat Effingham, 54-33
*  St. Joseph-Ogden beat Teutopolis, 52-47
*  Neoga beat Arthur-Lovington, 82-59
*  Effingham St. Anthony beat Shelbyville, 63-19
*  Palestine-Hutsonville beat Cumberland, 54-32
*  Dieterich beat Ramsey, 45-38
*  Altamont beat South Central, 52-50
*  Mt. Vernon, Indiana beat Mt. Carmel, 52-30

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys Junior High Basketball last night – the JMTC Tournament finals were at Cisne
*  North Clay beat South Central in the third place game, 60-36
*  Clay City won the championship game with a 50-33 win over Olney St. Joe
the 2nd place Wildcats are in action next weekend out at the Diocesan Tournament in the Belleville area

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls Junior High Basketball last night – Olney won two at home in the ERMS Gym
the Lady Cubs beat Mt. Vernon in the 8th grade game, 56-47 as the varsity improves to 17&4 on the year
*  Olney’s Cameron Hough had 14 points, while Brittany Black had 12
Olney also won the 7th grade game, 31-22 as the junior varsity improves to 14&5 on the year
the Lady Cubs are back in action next Tuesday night when they’ll host Mt. Carmel during 8th Grade Night

 

(OLNEY)  also in Girls Basketball last night – the Olney 5th & 6th graders split two games at Noble
Olney lost the 6th grade game to Mt. Carmel, 48-11
Olney won the 5th grade game, beating Mt. Carmel, 23-13

 

(NEWTON)  it’s back to Boys High School Hoops tonight in the Little Illini Conference
the Newton Eagles are at home in the NCHS Gym to host Red Hill
the Olney Tigers are at home in Ron Herrin Gym to host Marshall
elsewhere  :  Edwards County at Lawrenceville  :  Robinson at Flora  :  Paris at Casey-Westfield

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Tiger basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 and Newton Eagle basketball tonight on 103.5 “The Eagle” with game time both at around 7:30  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio, 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN in Olney