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November 13, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

 

(NEWTON)  in mens college basketball from last night – Illinois won its second game of the year  :
*  the Illini defeated St. Francis / New York, 89-64 improving to 2&0 on the young season
*  Illinois was led in scoring by Tyler Griffey with 17 points and Tracy Abrams had 15 points
*  the Illini are back in action late this Friday night at Hawaii with an 11:30 (Illinois time) tipoff

 
 
(OLNEY)  another night of action in the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League last night  :
*  The Fighting Squirrels beat Papa Mike’s, 58-50
*  it was OMD slipping by The Salukis, 58-55
*  and PAE defeated The Warriors, 78-70
*  it’s back to three more games Thursday night at the Claremont Recreation Center, starting at 6:30

 

(OLNEY)  in boys junior high hoops last night – Olney St. Joe dropped two games at North Clay  :
*  the Wildcats lost the 8th grade game, 66-23
*  the St. Joe 7th grade squad lost it’s game last night, 49-38
*  both teams return to JMTC action Thursday night at Noble
*  the 7th grade Wildcats play tonight at 7:30 for the championship of the Dieterich Tournament


 
(NOBLE)  in boys junior high basketball last night – Noble split two with Clay City  :
*  the host Junior Wildcats won the 8th grade game, 46-38 led by Paul Shan with 23 points
*  visiting Clay City won the 7th grade game, 18-15
*  by the way, in action last Saturday at the OCC Shootout – Noble beat Newton St. Thomas, 38-26


 
(NOBLE)  the state’s high school girls basketball season gets started this week with local action  :
*  the Noble / Clay City Wildcats begin their season at home tonight in Noble against Edwards County
*  the Newton Lady Eagles open their year on the road at Effingham St. Anthony on Thursday night
*  the Olney Lady Tigers start their season on Thursday night against Belleville East at the Salem Tourney

 


                                          LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the ERHS Baseball & Softball teams are selling pork loins for the Thanksgiving weekend with all proceeds raised to support both programs – the pork loins will be prepared on Tuesday, November 20th, with pickup at the ERHS Ag Department at two times – either from 12 noon to 1:30, or from 4:30 to 6:00 – the cost is $25 for one loin or $40 for two loins – to order or if any questions, call Tiger Baseball Coach Brandis Grove at ERMS at 395-8540 or Lady Tiger Softball Coach Matt Powell at ERHS at 393-2191

 

(NOBLE)  the West Richland Junior High & High School Athletic Departments are taking orders for a Thanksgiving Fundraiser – it’s 4 pound pork loins for $20.50 each, 4.5 pound smoked rack of ribs for $20.50, or whole 3 pound chicken at $13 each, all prepared by Mike’s Market in Louisville – see any student athlete or stop by either school office & order as many as you like – orders accepted thru tomorrow with the pickup date a week from tomorrow, on November 21st, at 3:00 that afternoon at the High School in Noble – all proceeds to benefit the boys and girls athletic programs at the schools in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  the 2012-2013 Newton Community High School boys basketball reserved seats are now on sale to the general public, starting today – the price per reserved seat is $40 each – also, family passes are available at $125 – for ticket details or for more information, call Diane at the NCHS Office at 783-2303

 

(OLNEY)  the East Richland High School will hold its fall sports awards night tonight in the ERHS Sliva Auditorium, starting at 7:00 – athletes from football, boys & girls cross country, girls tennis, boys & girls golf, volleyball, and boys soccer will be recognized – the public is much invited

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s the latest in sports on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

 

 

November 12, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(NEWTON)  in National Football League action this past weekend involving Midwestern teams  :
*  the Houston Texans beat the Chicago Bears, 13-6
*  the Cincinnati Bengals beat the New York Giants, 31-13
*  the Tennessee Titans beat the Miami Dolphins, 37-3
*  the Minnesota Vikings beat the Detroit Lions, 34-24
*  the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49'ers played to a 24-24 tie
*  the Cleveland Browns and the Green Bay Packers were off this weekend


 
(OLNEY)  in downstate college football action from this past Saturday  :
*  Illinois lost to Minnesota, 17-3 – the 2&8 Illini will host Purdue in Big Ten action this Saturday
*  EIU beat Southeast Missouri, 39-20 – the 7&3 Panthers end the season Saturday at Central Arkansas
*  SIU was idle Saturday – the 5&5 Salukis will finish their season by hosting Western Illinois Saturday


 
(NEWTON)  in college basketball from this past weekend in Champaign  :
*  the Illini men won the program’s 14th straight season opener Friday night with a 75-55 win over Colgate
*  the Illini now prepare for tonight’s game against St. Francis / New York at the Assembly Hall at 7:00
*  the Illini women won their season opener yesterday with an 84-52 win over the Evansville Purple Aces
*  the Illini women are back in action Thursday night later this week when they host Bradley in Champaign


 
(OLNEY)  in men’s junior college basketball from Saturday night’s Rotary Classic at OCC  :
*  the host Blue Knights beat State Fair College, 61-44 after trailing the Roadrunners by 6 at halftime
*  point guard Deonte Houston led OCC with 22 points – off the bench, Drew Crudup added 12 points
*  in the second game – Vincennes University beat ABCD Prep, 68-38
*  now at 4&0, the Blue Knights will host two more games this weekend, on Friday & Saturday nights

 
 
(NEWTON)  the IHSA State Volleyball Tournaments ended Saturday at ISU in Normal  :
Class 1A  :  Rockford Keith Country Day School won the State Title by beating Mt. Pulaski in 3 games
Class 1A  :  Kansas Tri-County beat Valmeyer in two games to win the third place match
Class 2A  :  Deer Creek Mackinaw won the State Championship with a two game win over Dakota
Class 2A  :  Riverdale Port Byron beat Edwards County Albion in the third place match in three games
Class 3A  :  Wheaton St. Francis won the State Title by beating Richmond Burton in two games
Class 3A  :  Champaign Centennial won the third place match with a two game win over Jacksonville
Class 4A  :  Lisle Benet Academy won the State Title with a three game victory over Winnetka New Trier
Class 4A  :  Chicago Mother McAuley beat Libertyville in two games to win the third place match


 
(OLNEY)  here’s some downstate results in IHSA State Football Quarter-Final action from Saturday  :
Class 1A  :  Maroa-Forsyth beat Carrollton, 48-14
Class 2A  :  Belleville Althoff beat Casey-Westfield, 19-17
Class 2A  :  Camp Point Central Southeastern beat Du Quoin, 35-28
Class 3A  :  Greenville beat Carterville, 49-38
Class 3A  :  Tolono Unity beat Williamsville, 10-7
Class 4A  :  Harrisburg beat Alton Marquette, 41-7
Class 4A  :  Rochester beat Peoria Notre Dame, 46-21
Class 5A  :  Springfield Sacred Heart Griffin beat Chatham Glenwood, 33-21
Class 7A  :  Frankfort Lincoln Way East beat Edwardsville, 40-10
the winners move on into semi-final action this coming Saturday

 

(OLNEY)  in jr high boys hoops Saturday at the OCC Shootout – Olney took two from Cowden-Herrick  :
*  the Cubs won the 8th grade game, 45-15 led by Trevor Dobbs’ 12 points & Lucas Lambird’s 7 rebounds
*  Olney won the 7th grade Shootout Game, 24-14
*  with the varsity at 2&2 and the junior varsity at 1&0, the Cubs will host Flora on Thursday night

 

(NEWTON)  in girls junior high basketball from last Thursday – Jasper County took two from Altamont  :
*  the Junior Lady Eagles won the 8th grade game, 44-32 led by Ariel Richards with 13 points
*  Newton Jasper County also won the 7th grade game, 22-19

 

(NEWTON)  in boys junior high hoops from last week  :
*  Newton Jasper County won a 7th grade game over Palestine, 30-10 – they play again tonight with Flora

 

(OLNEY)  in boys junior high basketball last Friday night at the Dieterich 7th Grade Tournament  :
*  Olney St. Joe beat Teutopolis, 32-30
*  leading the Wildcats were Connor Zuber and Seth Mitchell, each with 11 points
*  now at 3&0, the St. Joe 7th graders will play Dieterich for the championship tomorrow night

 

                                          LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the ERHS Baseball & Softball teams are selling pork loins for the Thanksgiving weekend with all proceeds raised to support both programs – the pork loins will be prepared on Tuesday, November 20th, with pickup at the ERHS Ag Department at two times – either from 12 noon to 1:30, or from 4:30 to 6:00 – the cost is $25 for one loin or $40 for two loins – to order or if any questions, call Tiger Baseball Coach Brandis Grove at ERMS at 395-8540 or Lady Tiger Softball Coach Matt Powell at ERHS at 393-2191

 

(NOBLE)  the West Richland Junior High & High School Athletic Departments are taking orders for a Thanksgiving Fundraiser – it’s 4 pound pork loins for $20.50 each, 4.5 pound smoked rack of ribs for $20.50, or whole 3 pound chicken at $13 each, all prepared by Mike’s Market in Louisville – see any student athlete or stop by either school office & order as many as you like – orders accepted thru November 14th with the pickup date on November 21st at 3:00 that afternoon at West Richland High School in Noble – all proceeds to help out and benefit the athletic programs, both for girls & boys, at the schools in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  the 2012-2013 Newton Community High School boys basketball reserved seats are now on sale for fans who had reserved seats last season – the general public sales of the reserved seats will begin tomorrow, on Tuesday, November 13th – the price per reserved seat is $40 each – also, family passes are available at $125 – for ticket details or for more information, call Diane at the NCHS Office at 783-2303

 

(OLNEY)  the East Richland High School will hold its fall sports awards night tomorrow night in the ERHS Sliva Auditorium, starting at 7:00 – athletes from football, boys & girls cross country, girls tennis, boys & girls golf, volleyball, and boys soccer will be recognized – the public is much invited

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule : it’s Fighting Illini basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our pregame at 6:30 and tipoff at 7:00 : and it’s the latest in sports all day & night on Fox Sports Radio 740

 

 

 

November 10, 2012 Local & Area Sports


(OLNEY)  in men’s college basketball last night – the Illini open up with a season opening victory  :
*  Illinois beat Colgate, 75-55 at the Assembly Hall in Champaign
*  Brandon Paul led the Illini with 20 points and 8 rebounds, while Tracy Abrams added 13
*  the now 1&0 Fighting Illini return to action next Monday night when they’ll host St. Francis / New York

 

(OLNEY)  in men’s junior college basketball last night at the Rotary Classic held at OCC  :
*  the Blue Knights won their home opener against SIUE’s Club Team, 87-55
*  Drew Crudup & Kyheim Hall led OCC with 16 points each – John Brown had 13 & Ryan Helfert had 11
*  in the night’s first game, nationally ranked Vincennes University beat State Fair College, 97-77
*  tonight’s schedule has been changed – the Blue Knights will play State Fair College in the 6:00 game
*  Vincennes University will play in the 8:00 game against ABCD Prep to wrapup this year’s Classic

 

(NEWTON)  the IHSA State Volleyball Tournaments started yesterday with semi-final action in Normal  :
Class 1A  :  Mt. Pulaski beat Valmeyer in two games
Class 1A  :  Keith Country Day School of Rockford beat Kansas Tri-County in two games
Class 2A  :  Dakota beat Edwards County / Albion in two games
Class 2A  :  Deer Creek Mackinaw beat Riverdale Port Byron in three games
Class 3A  :  Wheaton St. Francis beat Champaign Centennial in three close games
Class 3A  :  Richmond-Burton beat Jacksonville in three games
Class 4A  :  Winnetka New Trier beat Chicago Mother McAuley in three games
Class 4A  :  Lisle Benet Academy beat Libertyville in three games
the final eight championship round matches are today in ISU’s Redbird Arena at Normal
all matches can be viewed on the IHSA website, that’s online at www.IHSA.org

 

(OLNEY)  in boys junior high basketball last night at the Dieterich 7th Grade Tournament  :
*  Olney St. Joe beat Teutopolis, 32-30
*  leading the Wildcats were Connor Zuber and Seth Mitchell, each with 11 points
*  now at 3&0, the St. Joe 7th graders will play Dieterich for the championship next Tuesday night

 

(OLNEY)  speaking of boys junior high basketball – several games are on tap for this morning and afternoon in the OCC Shootout, with all proceeds to benefit the Blue Knights basketball program – some of the teams involved include the Olney Cubs, St. Joe Wildcats, Noble Wildcats, and several others

 

(OLNEY)  the IHSA State Football Quarter-Final games are today – here’s some downstate matchups  :
Class 1A  :  Maroa-Forsyth will host Carrollton
Class 2A  :  Casey-Westfield plays at Belleville Althoff
Class 2A  :  Du Quoin will host Camp Point Central
Class 3A  :  Carterville will host Greenville
Class 3A  :  Tolono Unity plays at Williamsville
Class 4A  :  Harrisburg will host Alton Marquette
Class 7A  :  Edwardsville plays at Frankfort Lincoln-Way East

 
 
(NEWTON)  in University of Illinois sports this weekend  :
*  the Illini wrestlers are on the road to compete in today’s Harold Nichols Cyclone Open in Ames, Iowa
*  the Illini football team will host Minnesota during “Dad’s Day” with a 2:30 kickoff this afternoon
*  Illinois women’s volleyball has a Big Ten match tonight at 6:00 in Columbus against Ohio State
*  Illinois women’s basketball begins the Matt Bollant tomorrow at home against Evansville at 2:00

 


                                          LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the ERHS Baseball & Softball teams are selling pork loins for the Thanksgiving weekend with all proceeds raised to support both programs – the pork loins will be prepared on Tuesday, November 20th, with pickup at the ERHS Ag Department at two times – either from 12 noon to 1:30, or from 4:30 to 6:00 – the cost is $25 for one loin or $40 for two loins – to order or if any questions, call Tiger Baseball Coach Brandis Grove at ERMS at 395-8540 or Lady Tiger Softball Coach Matt Powell at ERHS at 393-2191

 

(NOBLE)  the West Richland Junior High & High School Athletic Departments are taking orders for a Thanksgiving Fundraiser – it’s 4 pound pork loins for $20.50 each, 4.5 pound smoked rack of ribs for $20.50, or whole 3 pound chicken at $13 each, all prepared by Mike’s Market in Louisville – see any student athlete or stop by either school office & order as many as you like – orders accepted thru November 14th with the pickup date on November 21st at 3:00 that afternoon at West Richland High School in Noble – all proceeds to help out and benefit the athletic programs, both for girls & boys, at the schools in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  the 2012-2013 Newton Community High School boys basketball reserved seats are now on sale for fans who had reserved seats last season – the general public sales of the reserved seats will begin next Tuesday, November 13th – the price per reserved seat is $40 each – also, family passes are available at $125 – for ticket details or for more information, call Diane at the NCHS Office at 783-2303

 

(OLNEY)  the East Richland High School will hold its fall sports awards night next Tuesday, November 13th, in the ERHS Sliva Auditorium, starting at 7:00 – athletes from football, boys & girls cross country, girls tennis, boys & girls golf, volleyball, and boys soccer will be recognized – the public is much invited

 

(OLNEY)  join us for our Coach’s Corner Show this morning at 9:00 on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN – our guests today include Olney Tiger Football Coach Matt Music, Olney Tiger / Lady Tiger Cross Country Coach Louie Gassmann, and Olney Lady Tiger Basketball Coach Mark Anselment – all later this morning

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Fighting Illini football this afternoon on Fox Sports Radio 740 with the pregame show at 2:00 and tipoff at 2:30  :  it’s OCC Blue Knights basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with pregame at 5:55 and tipoff at 6:00  :  & it’s the latest in sports on Fox Sports Radio 740

 

 

 

November 9, 2012 Local & Area Sports


(OLNEY)  in Thursday night National Football League action last night  :
*  the Indianapolis Colts made it four in row with a 27-10 victory over Jacksonville


 
(OLNEY)  in Richland County Mens 4-on-4 Basketball League action last night  :
*  OMD beat The Warriors, 69-40
*  Berryville Vineyards beat The Heels, 79-69
*  PAE beat The Zoolanders, 73-61
*  it’s back to three more League games next Monday night at the Claremont Recreation Center

 

(NOBLE)  in boys junior high basketball last night – Noble dropped two games to West Salem  :
*  the Junior Wildcats lost the 8th grade game, 49-43 – Paul Shan had 15 points for Noble
*  West Salem also won the 7th grade game, 38-35 – Marcus Jones had 19 points for the jv
*  the Junior Wildcats are back in action tomorrow against Newton St. Thomas at the OCC Shootout

 

(OLNEY)  in girls junior high basketball last night – Olney split two with St. Anthony  :
*  the Lady Cubs lost a tough 8th grade game, 24-26 – Stephanie Shan scored 8 points
*  Olney won the 7th grade game, 26-12
*  while the varsity team drops to 4&6 on the year, the junior varsity improves to 4&4
*  the Lady Cubs return to action next Tuesday night when they host Salem

 

(OLNEY)  also in girls junior high hoops from earlier in the week – in 8th grade action only  :
*  Olney St. Joe lost a tough one-point game to Mt. Carmel, 31-32 – varsity team is now 5&3 on the year
*  the Lady Wildcats were led in scoring by Nicole Shan with 11 points
*  Olney St. Joe will play next Tuesday night against Cisne as St. Joe is hosting the JMTC Tournament

 

(NOBLE)  the Midland Trail Conference Volleyball All-Conference selections have been announced  :
*  Noble’s Erin Taylor was named the MTC Volleyball “Player of the Year”
*  Woodlawn’s Sara Lamczyk was selected as MTC “Coach of the Year”
*  other All-Conference selections included Grayville’s Shelby McGarvey and Kodi Knight
*  Woodlawn’s Sabrina Durham and Annie Wehrheim
*  Cisne’s Chynna Byars, Darian Anderson, and Meg Sitzes             
*  Noble’s Shannon Gray
*  North Clay’s Rachel Smith and Tia Rinehart                                  
*  Wayne City’s Emily Green
*  here’s the MTC Honorable Mention’s for Volleyball
*  Noble’s Amberlynn Drewes                        
*  Clay City’s Kaylee Kuenstler and Sydney Lynn
*  Cisne’s Annie Pond and Chloe Byars          
*  Webber’s Sarah Ganieany
*  Grayville’s Shaylee Hart                      
*  Woodlawn’s Kelsea Bock        
*  Odin’s KD Smith
congratulations to one and all on the list

 

(NEWTON)  the IHSA State Volleyball Tournaments start today with semi-final action in Normal  :
Class 1A  :  Mt. Pulaski plays Valmeyer in the day’s first match at 9:00 this morning
Class 1A  :  Kansas Tri-County plays Keith Country Day School in the 10:30 match
Class 2A  :  Edwards County plays Dakota in the 12 noon match
Class 2A  :  Riverdale plays Deer Creek Mackinaw in the 1:30 match
Class 3A  :  Champaign Centennial plays Wheaton St. Francis at 4:30
Class 3A  :  Jacksonville plays Richmon-Burton in the 6:00 match this evening
Class 4A  :  Winnetka New Trier plays Chicago Mother McAuley at 7:30 tonight
Class 4A  :  Libertyville plays Lisle Benet Academy in the final match tonight at 9:00
the final eight championship round matches are tomorrow, also in ISU’s Redbird Arena in Normal
by the way, all matches can be viewed on the IHSA website, that’s online at www.IHSA.org

 

(OLNEY)  the annual two-night Rotary Classic begins tonight at Olney Central College  :
*  tonight’s first game at 6:00 has Vincennes University against State Fair College out of Sedalia, Missouri
*  tonight’s final game at 8:00 has the host Blue Knights going against the Paducah Predators
*  tomorrow night’s 6:00 game has the Trailblazers against the Paducah Predators
*  and the Classic's final game at 8:00 Saturday night has the Blue Knights against State Fair College
*  there will be plenty of concessions and top mens junior college basketball action this weekend at OCC


 
(NEWTON)  in University of Illinois sports news for this upcoming weekend  :
*  the Illini have their basketball season opener tonight at the Assembly Hall against Colgate with a 7:00 tip
*  the Illini wrestlers are on the road to compete in tomorrow’s Harold Nichols Cyclone Open in Iowa
*  the Illini football team will host Minnesota during “Dad’s Day” with a 2:30 kickoff tomorrow
*  Illinois women’s volleyball has a Big Ten match tomorrow night at 6:00 in Columbus against Ohio State
*  Illinois women’s basketball begins the Matt Bollant era this Sunday at home against Evansville at 2:00


 
(OLNEY)  the IHSA State Football Quarter-Final games are tomorrow – here’s some downstate matchups  :
Class 1A  :  Maroa-Forsyth will host Carrollton
Class 2A  :  Casey-Westfield plays at Belleville Althoff
Class 2A  :  Du Quoin will host Camp Point Central
Class 3A  :  Carterville will host Greenville
Class 3A  :  Tolono Unity plays at Williamsville
Class 4A  :  Harrisburg will host Alton Marquette
Class 7A  :  Edwardsville plays at Frankfort Lincoln-Way East

 


                                          LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the ERHS Baseball & Softball teams are selling pork loins for the Thanksgiving weekend with all proceeds raised to support both programs – the pork loins will be prepared on Tuesday, November 20th, with pickup at the ERHS Ag Department at two times – either from 12 noon to 1:30, or from 4:30 to 6:00 – the cost is $25 for one loin or $40 for two loins – to order or if any questions, call Tiger Baseball Coach Brandis Grove at ERMS at 395-8540 or Lady Tiger Softball Coach Matt Powell at ERHS at 393-2191

 

(NOBLE)  the West Richland Junior High & High School Athletic Departments are taking orders for a Thanksgiving Fundraiser – get a 4 pound pork loin for $20.50 each, a 4.5 pound smoked rack of ribs for $20.50, or a whole 3 pound chicken at $13, all prepared by Mike’s Market in Louisville – see any student athlete or stop by either school office & order as many as you like – orders accepted thru November 14th with the pickup date on November 21st at 3:00 that afternoon at West Richland High School in Noble – all proceeds to help out and benefit the athletic programs, both for girls & boys, at the schools in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  the 2012-2013 Newton Community High School boys basketball reserved seats are now on sale for fans who had reserved seats last season – the general public sales of the reserved seats will begin next Tuesday, November 13th – the price per reserved seat is $40 each – also, family passes are available at $125 – for ticket details or for more information, call Diane at the NCHS Office at 783-2303

 

(OLNEY)  the East Richland High School will hold its fall sports awards night next Tuesday, November 13th, in the ERHS Sliva Auditorium, starting at 7:00 – athletes from football, boys & girls cross country, girls tennis, boys & girls golf, volleyball, and boys soccer will be recognized – the public is much invited

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Fighting Illini basketball tonight on Fox Sports Radio 740 with the pregame show at 6:30 and tipoff at 7:00  :  it’s Blue Knights basketball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with pregame at 7:55 and tipoff at 8:00  :  & it’s the latest in sports on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

 

 

November 8, 2012 Local & Area Sports


(OLNEY)  in womens junior college basketball last night – the OCC Lady Knights lost in Champaign  :
*  the Lady Knights dropped their second game in a row, falling to Parkland College, 57-66
*  top OCC scorers were Leah Myers with 18 points – Montero Copeland and Brook Callaway each had 9
*  now at 0&2 on the year, the Lady Knights are off until the Kaskaskia Classic on November 16th & 17th

 

(NEWTON)  in girls junior high basketball from Tuesday – Jasper County split with Charleston  :
*  the Junior Lady Eagles lost the 8th grade game, 42-45 despite 22 points from Ariel Richards
*  Newton Jasper County won the 7th grade game, 34-29 led by Abby Frohning’s 21 points
*  the Junior Lady Eagles are back in action tonight as they will host Altamont in Newton

 

(NEWTON)  in boys junior high basketball from Tuesday – Jasper County beat Palestine in varsity action  :
*  the Junior Eagles won the 8th grade game, 50-22
*  the top Newton Jasper County scorers were Tim Weber with 13 points and Mitch Jansen with 10 points
*  the Junior Eagles return to action next Monday night

 

(NOBLE)  the Midland Trail Conference Volleyball All-Conference selections have been made  :
*  Noble’s Erin Taylor was named the MTC Volleyball “Player of the Year
*  Woodlawn’s Sara Lamczyk was selected as MTC “Coach of the Year
*  other All-Conference selections included Grayville’s Shelby McGarvey and Kodi Knight
*  Woodlawn’s Sabrina Durham and Annie Wehrheim
*  Cisne’s Chynna Byars, Darian Anderson, and Meg Sitzes
*  Noble’s Shannon Gray
*  North Clay’s Rachel Smith and Tia Rinehart
*  Wayne City’s Emily Green
*  here’s the MTC Honorable Mention’s for Volleyball
*  Noble’s Amberlynn Drewes
*  Clay City’s Kaylee Kuenstler and Sydney Lynn
*  Cisne’s Annie Pond and Chloe Byars
*  Webber’s Sarah Ganieany
*  Grayville’s Shaylee Hart
*  Woodlawn’s Kelsea Bock
*  Odin’s KD Smith
congratulations to one and all selections as picked by the MTC Coaches

 

(OLNEY)  in mens junior college basketball – the Olney Central College Blue Knights are gearing up for their annual Rotary Classic in the OCC Gym this coming Friday night and Saturday night – there will be two games each night, starting at 6:00 and 8:00 – the other teams featured will be Vincennes University, State Fair College, and the Paducah Predators amateur team – plenty of concessions & more – check it out

 


                                          LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the ERHS Baseball & Softball teams are selling pork loins for the Thanksgiving weekend with all proceeds raised to support both programs – the pork loins will be prepared on Tuesday, November 20th, with pickup at the ERHS Ag Department at two times – either from 12 noon to 1:30, or from 4:30 to 6:00 – the cost is $25 for one loin or $40 for two loins – to order or if any questions, call Tiger Baseball Coach Brandis Grove at ERMS at 395-8540 or Lady Tiger Softball Coach Matt Powell at ERHS at 393-2191

 

(NOBLE)  the West Richland Junior High & High School Athletic Departments are taking orders for a Thanksgiving Fundraiser – get a 4 pound pork loin for $20.50 each, a 4.5 pound smoked rack of ribs for $20.50, or a whole 3 pound chicken at $13, all prepared by Mike’s Market in Louisville – see any student athlete or stop by either school office & order as many as you like – orders accepted thru November 14th with the pickup date on November 21st at 3:00 that afternoon at West Richland High School in Noble – all proceeds to help out and benefit the athletic programs, both for girls & boys, at the schools in Noble

 

(NEWTON)  the 2012-2013 Newton Community High School boys basketball reserved seats are now on sale for fans who had reserved seats last season – the general public sales of the reserved seats will begin next Tuesday, November 13th – the price per reserved seat is $40 each – also, family passes are available at $125 – for ticket details or for more information, call Diane at the NCHS Office at 783-2303

 

(OLNEY)  the East Richland High School will hold its fall sports awards night next Tuesday, November 13th, in the ERHS Sliva Auditorium, starting at 7:00 – athletes from football, boys & girls cross country, girls tennis, boys & girls golf, volleyball, and boys soccer will be recognized – the public is much invited

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Indianapolis Colts football tonight on Fox Sports Radio 740 with our pregame show at 6:40 and kickoff at 7:40 with Thursday night NFL action  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day & during the overnight hours, on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN in Olney