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April 11, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

***   most all area high school baseball and softball games are cancelled for today

        includes LIC games : Cumberland at Olney and Edwards County at Newton

        also, OCC Lady Knights softball cancelled for today at Lincoln Trail in Robinson

 

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Wednesday  :  the Cardinals beat the Reds, 10-0
Wednesday  :  the Cubs & Brewers were rained out  :  the White Sox lost
Thursday  :  the Cardinals are idle  :  Cubs host Giants  :  White Sox at Washington


 
(OLNEY)  in junior college baseball – Olney Central won a non-conference twinbill in Kentucky  :
*  the Blue Knights took two from Mid-Continent College, 17-4 and 18-1
*  the winning pitchers were Evan Mohr, 2&1, and Alex Holder, now 2&0
*  top OCC hitters in game one were Troy Paris, Kollin Dowdy, & Alex Martin, each with three hits
*  in game two, Logan Marshall had four hits, while Jake Hirniak & Jarret Young each had three hits
*  now at 24&11 on the year, the Blue Knights played Lindenwood College yesterday


 
(OLNEY)  in junior college softball – Olney Central swept a pair of GRAC games yesterday  :
*  the Lady Knights swept two from Southeastern Illinois, 12-2 in five innings, and 9-4
*  winning pitchers were Shana Marti, now 5&3, and Colleen Hadley, now 5&4
*  game one top hitters were Tyler Allen and Hailey Flexter, each with three hits and three RBI
*  other top hitters were Kelsey Bowman with four hits & four RBI – Tyler Allen with three hits & two RBI
*  now at 21&19 overall, the Lady Knights improve to 11&11 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
*  the OCC Ladies are scheduled to return to GRAC action today at Lincoln Trail in Robinson at 2:00


 
(OLNEY)  in high school baseball – Olney won the county battle with Noble / Clay City  :
*  the Tigers beat the visiting Wildcats, 6-0 as host Olney outhit NCC, 8 to none
*  sophomore Tyler Zuber pitched the no-hitter, missing a perfect game by giving up one walk
*  top Olney hitter was Justin Bailey with two singles, a double, a run scored, and two RBI
*  Dallas Peck had a two RBI single while Evan Eagleson had an RBI double and a run scored
*  now at 9&2 on the year, the Tigers are in LIC action today hosting Cumberland at Millspaugh Field
*  dropping to 1&4, the Wildcats are back at home today to host the Odin Eagles at WRHS in Noble


 
(NOBLE)  in high school softball yesterday – Noble / Clay City lost a non-conference game at home  :
*  the Lady Wildcats lost to Oblong, 3-1
*  Hannah Dulaney took the loss, giving up two earned runs in the first inning on seven hits
*  the NCC top hitters were Macy Lenear and Hannah Dulaney each with a hit apiece
*  now at 4&4 overall, still 2&0 in the MTC, the Lady Wildcats will host Odin at WRHS in Noble today


 
(OLNEY)  in boys high school track from earlier this week – Olney was second out of four teams  :
*  Robinson beat Olney, 119-82 – Casey-Westfield was third, then Palestine-Hutsonville finished fourth
*  the Tigers won six events, with five second’s, six third’s, two fourth’s, and three fifth’s  :
    *  Jordan Hahn won the long jump – Jordan Hahn also won the 200 meter dash
    *  Nick Dobbs won the 3200 meter run
    *  Gus Lathrop won the 100 meter dash
    *  Dirk Washburn, Dalton Waggoner, Jordan Hahn, & Gus Lathrop won the 800 meter relay
    *  Dird Washburn, Dalton Waggoner, Jordan Hahn, & Gus Lathrop won the 400 meter relay
    *  Blaine Storer was second in the high jump
    *  Tate Nohren was second in the triple jump
    *  Dalton Waggoner was second in the 200 meter dash
    *  Tate Nohren was second in the 110 meter hurdles
    *  Matthew DeVenecia was second in the 3200 meter run
    *  Anthony Helm was third in the discus
    *  Connor Schonert, Greg Michels, James Troester, & Dalyn Brach were third in the 3200 meter relay
    *  Connor Schonert, Greg Michels, James Troester, & Dalyn Brach were third in the 1600 meter relay
    *  Josh Dominque was third in the 100 meter dash
    *  Connor Schonert was third in the 800 meter run
    *  Matthew DeVenecia was third in the 1600 meter run
*  the Track Tigers are back in action today in a five-team meet at Flora

 

(NEWTON)  on today’s high school sports calendar  :
*  LIC baseball and softball  :  it’s Edwards County at Newton with game times at 4:30
*  LIC baseball and softball  :  it’s Cumberland at Olney with game times at 4:30
*  baseball and softball  :  Odin at Noble / Clay City   * both games are cancelled
*  boys tennis  :  Newton at Robinson
*  boys track  :  Newton at the Paris Relays and Olney at Flora
*  girls soccer  :  Olney at Mattoon


 
(OLNEY)  on today’s junior college sports calendar  :
*  the OCC Lady Knights have a GRAC softball doubleheader at Lincoln Trail at 2:00
*  the OCC Blue Knights are idle until a single GRAC game at Kaskaskia tomorrow afternoon

 

                                       
                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the Olney Central College Foundation will host its 12th annual “Golf Outing” on Friday, May 3rd, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – lunch will be served at 11:30 with tee-off at 1:00 – the event includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format with an entry fee of $60 per person or $240 for a team of four – the deadline to sign-up is April 26th – call Kathy Slichenmyer at OCC, toll-free at 1-800-622-4322

 

(NEWTON)  the 7th Annual Jasper County Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament is Saturday, April 27th, on Newton Lake – with a guaranteed $500 Big Bass, there will be an 80% payout – entry fees are $60 per team and cash paid on the morning of the tournament – a raffle for a rod & reel will be held before take off at 6:00 that morning – all teams must be checked in & paid by 5:30 – for details, call Chris at 618-553-4319

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Lady Tiger softball today at 4:30 on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM WVLN  :  it’s Newton Eagle baseball today at 4:30 on 103.5 “The Eagle”  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day & all night, on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM WVLN “The Fan”

 

 

 

April 10, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
*  Tuesday  :  the Cardinals beat the Reds, 5-1
*  Tuesday  :  Cubs beat Milwaukee  :  White Sox lost to Washington
*  Wednesday  :  the Cardinals host the Reds this afternoon – the rubber game of the series
*  Wednesday  :  Cubs host the Brewers tonight  :  White Sox are at Washington tonight


 
(OLNEY)  in junior college softball yesterday – OCC swept a non-GRAC doubleheader at home  :
*  the Lady Knights took two from Shawnee Community College, 19-4 in five innings and 10-1
*  Brie Bennett of Oblong won the first game, improving her yearly record to 10&5
*  Shana Marti of Toledo won the second game, improving her yearly record to 4&3
*  OCC’s top hitter on the day was Hailey Flexter of Altamont with seven hits and five RBI
*  Kelsey Bowman had three hits and four RBI – Lindsey Fleming had two hits and one RBI
*  now at 19&17, the Lady Knights are back in GRAC action today hosting Southeastern Illinois at 2:00

 

(OLNEY)  in girls high school soccer yesterday – Olney won its first match of the year  :
*  the Lady Tigers beat Centralia, 1-0
*  the lone Olney score came from Lexy Grundon, with an assist from Hayley Hahn
*  also some excellent varsity play by Taylor Milburn and Carli Henry as well
*  Olney also won the junior varsity match, 3-1 with goals from Taloni Ginder and Lacy Berlanga
*  now at 1&4, the Lady Tigers are back in soccer action with a match tomorrow at Mattoon


 
(OLNEY)  in high school softball yesterday – Olney won a non-conference game on the road  :
*  the Lady Tigers beat Mt. Carmel, 11-0 in five innings – Olney outhit the Lady Aces, 10 to 2
*  Elizabeth Walker got the win, allowing two hits in four innings and striking out four
*  Olney’s Rachel Wisner had her second grand slam of the year with four RBI
*  also Elizabeth Walker and Taylor Barrick had two hits apiece
*  now at 11&1, the Lady Tigers are back in LIC action tomorrow hosting Cumberland at ERHS

 

(NEWTON)  in high school softball yesterday – Newton lost a non-conference game on the road  :
*  the Lady Eagles fell in a tough one-run game to Effingham St. Anthony, 8-7
*  at the plate for Newton – Keidrah Hardiek had three hits and four RBI
*  also, Katelyn Hardiek had three hits and a RBI – Megan Jansen had four hits on the day
*  now at 5&4, the Lady Eagles are back in LIC action tomorrow hosting Edwards County in Newton


 
(NOBLE)  also in high school softball – Noble / Clay City won another home game yesterday  :
*  the Lady Wildcats beat Grayville, 11-1 in five innings
*  Darcie Hawkins was the winning pitcher, allowing two hits and no runs in four innings of work
*  top NCC hitter was Whittney Reynolds with a single, double, and triple, plus three RBI
*  also, Macy Lenear had two hits and two RBI – Sarah Weiler had two hits and two RBI
*  the Lady Wildcats are back in action today as they’ll host Oblong at WRHS in Noble


 
(NOBLE)  in high school baseball yesterday – Noble / Clay City picked up a home victory  :
*  the Wildcats defeated visiting Grayville, 8-3
*  top NCC hitters were Beau VanBlaricum and Colin Klingler, each with two hits apiece
*  the Wildcats are back in action today at Bill Millspaugh Field at ERHS in Olney

 

(NEWTON)  also in baseball – the Newton Eagles played North Clay – no score provided


 
(OLNEY)  in boys high school tennis yesterday – Olney lost a non-conference match at home  :
*  Effingham beat the host Tigers, 8-1
*  the lone Olney win was the #1 singles match, won by Nick Kuhl in two sets
*  the visiting Hearts won all of the other matches, three doubles and five singles
*  now at 3&3 overall, at 1&0 in the LIC, the Tennis Tigers are at Robinson in LIC action next Tuesday


 
(NEWTON)  on today’s high school sports calendar  :
*  in baseball – Noble / Clay City at Olney
*  in softball – Oblong at Noble / Clay City


 
(OLNEY)  on today’s junior college sports calendar  :
*  in baseball – the Blue Knights host Lindenwood, Missouri with a doubleheader at 1:00
*  in softball – the Lady Knights host Southeastern Illinois with a doublehader starting at 2:00

 

                                       
                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the Olney Central College Foundation will host its 12th annual “Golf Outing” on Friday, May 3rd, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – lunch will be served at 11:30 with tee-off at 1:00 – the event includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format with an entry fee of $60 per person or $240 for a team of four – the deadline to sign-up is April 26th – call Kathy Slichenmyer at OCC, toll-free at 1-800-622-4322

 

(NEWTON)  the 7th Annual Jasper County Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament is Saturday, April 27th, on Newton Lake – with a guaranteed $500 Big Bass, there will be an 80% payout – entry fees are $60 per team and cash paid on the morning of the tournament – a raffle for a rod & reel will be held before take off at 6:00 that morning – all teams must be checked in & paid by 5:30 – for details, call Chris at 553-4319

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s St. Louis Cardinals baseball today on Freedom 92.9 with our pre-game show at 12:35  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball today on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM WVLN with game time at 4:30  :  and it’s the latest in sports on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM

 

 

 

April 9, 2013 Local & Area Sports

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Monday  :  the Cardinals lost their home opener to the Reds, 13-4
Monday  :  the Cubs lost  :  the White Sox were idle
Tuesday  :  the Cardinals will host the Reds tonight
Tuesday  :  the Cubs host Milwaukee tonight  :  the White Sox are at Washington tonight

 

(OLNEY)  in junior college baseball yesterday – OCC won a rescheduled GRAC game  :
*  the Blue Knights beat Southeastern Illinois, 18-13
*  A J Maroni was the winning pitcher, working four and a third innings in relief
*  top OCC hitters were Kollin Dowdy with two hits and six RBI, including a grand slam
*  also, Blaine Alvey had three hits and two RBI – Jeremy Cline had three hits and five RBI
*  now at 22&11, 9&6 in the GRAC, the Blue Knights play two today down in Kentucky
*  the Blue Knights are back to GRAC action this Friday & Saturday against Kaskaskia

 

(OLNEY)  in high school baseball yesterday – Olney won another conference game  :
*  the Tigers beat Edwards County, 8-4 as host Olney was outhit by the visiting Lions, 8 to 4
*  Justin Bailey was Olney’s winning pitcher, while Noah Buscher finished in relief
*  Olney’s Dallas Peck had a two RBI single and Tryston Runyon had an RBI double
*  the Tigers improve to 8&2 on the year, now 4&0 in the Little Illini Conference
*  the Tigers will host county rival Noble / Clay City tomorrow afternoon at Millspaugh Field


 
(OLNEY)  in high school softball yesterday – Olney won another conference game  :
*  the Lady Tigers beat Edwards County, 7-3 as host Olney outhit the Lady Lions, 11 to 7
*  Elizabeth Walker was Olney’s winning pitcher, going all seven innings with seven strikeouts
*  Kenzie Zwilling led Olney with two hits & three RBI – Makenzie Sechrest had an RBI hit
*  now at 10&1 overall, the Lady Tigers are now 3&1 in the LIC – Olney plays today at Mt. Carmel

 

(NEWTON)  in high school softball yesterday – Newton won another conference game  :
*  the Lady Eagles beat Lawrenceville, 4-3 as Newton outhit the host Lady Indians, 4 to 3
*  Karsyn McCoy was the winning pitcher, allowing only one earned run and striking out five
*  top Newton hitters were Karsyn McCoy & Morgan Swingler, each with two hits
*  the Lady Eagles are back in non-conference action today at Effingham St. Anthony

 

(NEWTON)  no results were available this morning for Newton Eagle’s baseball


 
(NOBLE)  in high school baseball yesterday – Noble / Clay City lost to North Clay  :
*  the Wildcats fell to the host Cardinals, 11-5
*  the top NCC hitters were Matt Dasch, Dylan Wolfe, and Jordan Brown with two hits each
*  the Wildcats are back in action today hosting Grayville at the WRHS ball diamond in Noble


 
 (OLNEY)  in boys high school track Friday – Salem won the nine team Olney Invitational  :
*  Salem was twelve points better than second place Charleston – Robinson was third just one point back
*  the Olney Tigers were fourth, followed by Mattoon, Teutopolis, Newton, Casey-Westfield, & Fairfield
*  the Tigers had six first place finishers, one second place, two fourth places, and two fifth place finishers
    *  Dirk Washburn, Dalton Waggoner, Jordan Hahn, and Gus Lathrop won the 400 meter relay
    *  Dirk Washburn, Dalton Waggoner, Jordan Hahn, and Gus Lathrop won the 800 meter relay
    *  Dirk Washburn, Dalton Waggoner, Jordan Hahn, and Gus Lathrop won the 800 meter sprint medley
    *  Dirk Washburn won the 100 meter dash
    *  Gus Lathrop won the 200 meter dash
    *  Jordan Hahn won the long jump
    *  Tate Nohren was second in the 110 meter hurdles
    *  Tate Nohren was fourth in the triple jump
    *  Nick Dobbs was fourth in the 1600 meter run
    *  Greg Michels was fifth in the 300 meter hurdles
    *  Dalton Waggoner was fifth in the 100 meter dash
*  the Eagles won two events, had four seconds, one third, one fourth, and one fifth place finish
    *  Lucas Stone and Blake Ebeling tied for first place in the high jump
    *  Marcus Pilman, Gunner Pickens, Austin Angel, and Bryson Dhom were second in the 400 meter relay
    *  Marcus Pilman, Austin Angel, Austin Gowin, and Dylan Johnson were second in the 800 meter relay
    *  Lucas Stone, Dylan Davidson, Austin Angel, and Dylan Johnson were second in the 1600 meter relay
    *  Bryson Dohm, Marcus Pilman, Gunnar Pickens, Dylan Davidson were second in the 800 meter medley
    *  Dylan Davidson was third in the long jump
    *  Dylan Davidson, Dylan Johnson, Zach Lewis, and Lucas Stone were fourth in the 3200 meter relay
    *  Corey Davidson was fifth in the 800 meter run


 
(OLNEY)  a look at today’s high school sports calendar  :
*  in girls soccer – Olney Lady Tigers play at Centralia
*  in softball – Olney at Mt. Carmel – Newton at Effingham St. Anthony - Grayville at Noble / Clay City
*  in baseball – Newton at North Clay – Grayville at Noble / Clay City
*  in boys tennis – Effingham at Olney – Teutopolis at Newton
*  in boys track – Olney at Robinson – Newton at Effingham St. Anthony
*  in girls track – Newton at Effingham St. Anthony


 
(OLNEY)  in today’s junior college sports calendar  :
*  in baseball – the OCC Blue Knights are at Midcontinent College in Kentucky for a doubleheader
*  in softball – the OCC Lady Knights are at Parkland College in Champaign to play the Lady Cobras

 

                                       
                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the Olney Central College Foundation will host its 12th annual “Golf Outing” on Friday, May 3rd, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – lunch will be served at 11:30 with tee-off at 1:00 – the event includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format with an entry fee of $60 per person or $240 for a team of four – the deadline to sign-up is April 26th – call Kathy Slichenmyer at OCC, toll-free at 1-800-622-4322

 

(NEWTON)  the 7th Annual Jasper County Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament is Saturday, April 27th, on Newton Lake – with a guaranteed $500 Big Bass, there will be an 80% payout – entry fees are $60 per team and cash paid on the morning of the tournament – a raffle for a rod & reel will be held before take off at 6:00 that morning – all teams must be checked in & paid by 5:30 – for details, call Chris at 553-4319

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Newton Lady Eagle softball today on 103.5 “The Eagle” with game time at 4:30  :  it’s St. Louis Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our pre-game show at 7:05  :  and it’s the latest in sports on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / AM 740 WVLN

 

 


 

 

 

April 8, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball this past weekend  :
*  Saturday  :  the Cardinals beat the Giants, 6-3
*  Saturday  :  the Cubs lost  :  the White Sox won  :  the Reds lost
*  Sunday  :  the Cardinals beat the Giants, 14-3
*  Sunday  :  the Cubs lost  :  the White Sox won  :  the Reds won
*  Monday  :  the Cardinals have their home opener this afternoon against the Reds in St. Louis
*  Monday  :  the Cubs host the Brewers  :  the White Sox are idle


 
(NEWTON)  in auto racing news – the 4th of 40 AMSOIL National Sprint Car races was ran in Indiana  :
*  it was Kevin Thomas, Jr., of Cullman, Alabama winning on the last lap at the Lawrenceburg Speedway
*  polesitter Hunter Schuerenberg faded outside the top-five before rebounding to finish fourth
*  Chase Stockon ended up in second place, while Brady Bacon finished in third place
*  while Bryan Clauson was in fifth place, Olney’s Levi Jones did not qualify for the Indiana race
*  the New AMSOIL National Sprint Car points standing leader in Chase Stockon
*  rounding out the top five are Schuerenberg, Clauson, Bacon, and Tracy Hines
*  Levi Jones is currently in 15th place in the USAC AMSOIL National point standings
*  the next AMSOIL National Sprint Race is April 20th at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio


 
(OLNEY)  in junior college baseball from the weekend – OCC drop two out of three conference games  :
*  the Blue Knights won the first game of the three game GRAC series at John A. Logan, 12-8 on Friday
*  on Saturday, the visiting Volunteers took two from the Blue Knights, 5-3 and 6-1
*  now at 21&11 overall, the Blue Knights play two tomorrow at Mid-Continent College in Kentucky
*  the Blue Knights put their 8&6 GRAC record on the line this Friday & Saturday against Kaskaskia


 
(OLNEY)  in junior college softball – OCC won three out of four GRAC games this past weekend  :
*  on Saturday – the Lady Knights won the first game over visiting Wabash Valley, 5-4
*  also Saturday – the Lady Warriors took game two, beating host Olney Central, 12-2
*  on Sunday – the Lady Knights beat Rend Lake twice in a pair of close games, 6-5 and 7-6
*  the OCC Ladies are now 17&15 overall, now 9&11 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
*  the Lady Knights have a rescheduled matchup at Parkland against the Cobras tomorrow

 

(OLNEY)  in girls high school soccer Saturday – Olney dropped a pair of matches at Kaskaskia College  :
*  the Lady Tigers lost the varsity match to Breese Mater Dei, 0-7
*  Olney’s junior varsity squad lost the the Mater Dei junior varsity, 0-2
*  the Lady Tigers are back in soccer action tomorrow afternoon down at Centralia


 
(NEWTON)  on today’s high school sports calendar for this Monday  :
*  in baseball  :  Newton at Lawrenceville and Edwards County at Olney
*  in softball  :  Newton at Lawrenceville and Edwards County at Olney
*  in girls track  :  Olney will host its Girls Invitational at East Richland High School

 

                                       
                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the Olney Central College Foundation will host its 12th annual “Golf Outing” on Friday, May 3rd, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – lunch will be served at 11:30 with tee-off at 1:00 – the event includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format with an entry fee of $60 per person or $240 for a team of four – the deadline to sign-up is April 26th – call Kathy Slichenmyer at OCC, toll-free at 1-800-622-4322

 

(NEWTON)  the 7th Annual Jasper County Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament is set for Saturday, April 27th, on Newton Lake – with a guaranteed $500 Big Bass, there will be an 80% payout from the entry fee total – entry fees are $60 per team and cash paid only on the morning of the tournament – a raffle for a rod & reel will be held before take off at 6:00 that morning – all teams must be checked in and paid by 5:30 at the Newton Lake Pavilion – for details, call Rob at 217-821-7668 and/or Chris at 618-553-4319

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s St. Louis Cardinals baseball this afternoon on Freedom 92.9 with our pre-game show at 2:25  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball this afternoon at 4:30 on CBS Sports Radio 740 WVLN  :  and it’s the latest in sports, all day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

 

 

April 6, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
*  Friday  :  Cardinals lost to Giants, 1-0  :  the Reds won  :  the Cubs and the White Sox both lost
*  Saturday  :  Cardinals are back in San Francisco this afternoon


 
(OLNEY)  in high school baseball yesterday – Olney beat Mt. Carmel in non-conference action  :
*  the Tigers defeated the host Golden Aces, 9-1 as each team had six hits in the game
*  Olney’s winning pitcher was Tryston Runyon in six innings of work – he’s now 2&0
*  Olney’s top hitters – Mitchell Harmon with three hits & a RBI – Ryan Eagleson with two hits & two RBI
*  now at 7&2 overall, the Tigers return to conference play next Monday at home with Edwards County


 
(OLNEY)  in high school softball yesterday – Olney won another non-conference game at home  :
*  the Lady Tigers beat Lawrenceville, 4-0 as Olney outhit the visiting Lady Indians, 8 to 1
*  Olney’s winning pitcher was Larissa Michels, giving up no runs & striking out four in seven innings
*  Olney’s top hitters – Elizabeth Walker with three hits & one RBI – Makenzie Sechrest with a double
*  now at 9&1 on the year, the Lady Tigers will host Edwards County in Little Illini Conference action


 
(NOBLE)  also in high school softball yesterday – Noble / Clay City won another conference game  :
*  the Lady Wildcats beat Cisne in Midland Trail Conference action, 2-0
*  NCC’s Darcie Hawkins was the winning pitcher allowing no runs and only one hit
*  NCC hits came from Darcie Hawkins and Hannah Dulaney – Whittney Reynolds had the only RBI
*  now at 3&3 overall, the Lady Wildcats remain undefeated in the MTC with a record of 2&0


 
(OLNEY)  on today’s high school and junior college sports schedule  :
*  the Blue Knights host a GRAC doubleheader at Conley Field today at 12 noon against John A. Logan
*  the Lady Knights will host a GRAC doubleheader against Wabash Valley with the first game at 2:00
*  the Olney Tennis Tigers are in action today in the Flora Doubles Tournament over in “Frog Island”
*  the Olney Lady Tigers are in soccer action today at Kaskaskia College against Breese Mater Dei at 3:00


 
(OLNEY)  join us for our Coach’s Corner Show this morning at 9:00 on CBS Sports Radio 740 WVLN as we talk about Olney Central College basketball – we’ll visit with Blue Knights Coach Mike Burris and Lady Knights Coach Clint Burris – that’s later this morning at 9:00 on CBS Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

                                       
                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS


 
(OLNEY)  the Olney Central College Foundation will host its 12th annual “Golf Outing” on Friday, May 3rd, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – lunch will be served at 11:30 with tee-off at 1:00 – the event includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format with an entry fee of $60 per person or $240 for a team of four – the deadline to sign-up is April 26th – call Kathy Slichenmyer at OCC, toll-free at 1-800-622-4322

 

(NEWTON)  the 7th Annual Jasper County Chamber of Commerce Bass Tournament is set for Saturday, April 27th, on Newton Lake – with a guaranteed $500 Big Bass, there will be an 80% payout from the entry fee total – entry fees are $60 per team and cash paid only on the morning of the tournament – a raffle for a rod & reel will be held before take off at 6:00 that morning – all teams must be checked in and paid by 5:30 at the Newton Lake Pavilion – for details, call Rob at 217-821-7668 and/or Chris at 618-553-4319

 

(OLNEY)  the Olney Tiger Shark Swim Team sign-ups are this morning from 9:00 to 12:00 noon at the East Richland Middle School in Olney – registration and fees will be collected, plus new swim team suits will be purchased this year, so swimmers are encouraged to be there for proper sizing – for details, call Matt or Michelle Powell at 392-6303 or visit the team website online at www.olneytigersharks.com

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s our Coach’s Corner Show at 9:00 this morning on CBS Sports Radio 740  :  it’s OCC Blue Knights baseball today with doubleheader action on CBS Sports Radio 740 with the first game at 12 noon  :  it’s St. Louis Cardinals baseball this afternoon on Freedom 92.9 with our pre-game show at 2:55  :  it’s the latest in sports all weekend long on CBS Sports Radio 740 WVLN