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May 16, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
* Tuesday  :  the Cardinals beat the Cubs, 7-6  :  both the White Sox and Reds lost
* Wednesday : Cardinals at San Francisco : Cubs host the Phillies : White Sox at Angels : Reds at Mets


 
(NEWTON)  in softball yesterday – it was semi-final action at the Class 2A Regional at Lawrenceville  :
* Newton slipped by Flora, 3-2 as the Lady Eagles now advance to Saturday’s Championship Game
* Newton’s top hitters were Brittany Fore with a double and Nichole Schackmann with a double & walk
* Newton’s winning pitcher, Keidrah Hardiek, allowed one earned run on eight hits & striking out seven
* now at 26&5, the Lady Eagles will play today’s semi-final winner between Robinson & Mt Carmel


 
(OLNEY)  in other IHSA Regional semi-final action from yesterday, involving downstate teams  :
* Class 2A @ Casey  :  Shelbyville beat Casey-Westfield, 8-0
* Class 2A @ Carmi  :  Carmi / White County beat Eldorado, 11-0
* Class 2A @ Greenville  :  Greenville beat Breese Central, 5-4  :  Trenton Wesclin beat Carlyle, 5-1
* Class 1A @ Bridgeport  :  Red Hill beat Hutsonville-Palestine, 7-4
* Class 1A @ Altamont  :  Ramsey beat St Anthony, 10-5  :  Altamont beat Beecher City, 19-5
* Class 1A @ Toledo  :  Windsor beat Neoga, 11-5  :  Cumberland beat Stewardson-Strasburg, 7-0
* Class 1A @ Wayne City  :  Woodlawn beat Edwards County, 6-4
* Class 1A @ Odin  :  Mulberry Grove beat Sandoval, 16-4

 

(OLNEY)  some area girls advancing to the State Track Meet from the Class 2A Sectional at Champaign  :
* Mt Carmel’s Tyra Buss – 2nd place in both the 300 meter low hurdles and the 800 meter run
* Mattoon’s Cassy Shaffer – 2nd place in the 1600 meter run
* Mattoon’s Whitney Maninfior – 2nd place in the 3200 meter run
* Mattoon’s Michaela Harris – 2nd place in the long jump

 
 
(NEWTON)  some area girls advancing to the State Track Meet from the Newton Class 1A Sectional  :
* Flora’s Jennie Block – won both the long jump and the 100 meter dash
* Teutopolis’ Rachel Westendorf – won the pole vault
* Lawrenceville’s Valerie Akers – won the high jump
* Teutopolis’ Alyssa Platz – won the shot put
* St Elmo’s Molly Hill – won the discus throw
* Altamont’s Grace Ziegler – won both the 3200 meter run & the 1600 meter run
* Effingham St Anthony’s Kassy Dammerman – won the 100 meter high hurdles
* Teutopolis’ Molly Higgs – won the 300 meter low hurdles
* Teutopolis’ Megan Weichman – won both the 400 meter dash and the 800 meter run
* Red Hill’s Hailey Potts – 2nd in the 100 meter high hurdles
* Robinson’s Mickey Shook – 2nd in the 3200 meter run
* Robinson’s Faith Williams – 2nd in the shot put


 
(NEWTON)  some area girls advancing to the State Track Meet from the Shelbyville Class 1A Sectional  :
* Neoga’s Amanda Baker – won the high jump
* Windsor’s Jenny Bullock – won the triple jump
* Neoga’s Erin Walk – 2nd in the high jump
* Windsor’s Jenny Bullock – 2nd in the long jump
* Cumberland’s Tegan Beard – 3rd in the 400 meter dash

 

(FLORA)  here’s a rundown of racing results at the Clay County Speedway this past Saturday night  :
* Sprints  :  Korey Weyant finished first – Patrick Budde was second – Steve Stroud was third
* Modifieds  :  Everett Bradham was first – Michael Bolyard was second – Chris Wilson was third
* Crates  :  Daniel Heck finished first – Drew Marshall was second – Chuck Sill was third
* Street Stocks  :  Mike Wheat won – A.J. Wright was second – John Shick was third
* Pure Stocks  :  Isaac Snodgras was first – Chuck Vincent was second
* Hornets  :  Jeremy Callahan won – Justin Jones was second – David Mitchell was third
featured this Saturday night is a Sprint Car Appreciation Special, all at the Clay County Speedway

 
(OLNEY)  the IHSA baseball regional resume today with semi-final action – here’s some area matchups  :
* Class 2A @ Flora  :  Olney plays Fairfield
* Class 2A @ Teutopolis  :  Newton plays the Wooden Shoes at 4:00  :  Marshall plays Shelbyville at 7:00
* Class 2A @ Harrisburg  :  the host Bulldogs play Carmi / White County
* Class 2A @ Mt Zion  :  Mt Zion plays Macon Meridian at 4:30  :  Decatur St Teresa & Sullivan at 7:00
* Class 2A @ Greenville  :  host Greenville will play Salem
* Class 1A @ Louisville  :  North Clay plays St Anthony at 4:00  :  Dieterich plays Oblong at 6:30
* Class 1A @ Moweaqua  :  Altamont plays Central A & M
* Class 1A @ Wayne City  :  South Central plays the host Indians
* Class 1A @ Campbell Hill  :  Woodlawn plays Elkville / Elverado


 
(NEWTON)  the IHSA softball regional resume today with semi-final action – here’s some area matchups  :
* Class 2A @ Lawrenceville  :  Robinson plays Mt Carmel
* Class 2A @ Casey  :  Teutopolis plays Marshall
* Class 2A @ Carmi  :  Harrisburg plays Fairfield
* Class 2A @ Auburn  :  host Auburn plays Pana
* Class 1A @ Bridgeport  :  Noble / Clay City plays Oblong
* Class 1A @ Odin  :  the host Lady Eagles play South Central
* Class 1A @ Wayne City  :  the host Lady Indians play Waltonville

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(ROBINSON)  the Crawford County Triathlon coming up May 26th will include a 175 meter swim, a 12-mile bicycle ride, and a 3-mile run – some requirements apply and entries are limited – the entry fees increase after today – for more information or details, go online at www.crawfordcountytriathlon.com

 

(NEWTON)  the Ste. Marie Men’s Softball League will begin May 21st and continue thru August 19th – all teams are welcome with the $150 entry fee – plus a kickoff tournament this Saturday, May 19th, is open to all teams, with an entry fee of $100 per team – for more details or to signup, call 843-0261 or 843-5051

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Newton Eagle baseball today at 4:00 on 103.5 “The Eagle”  :  it’s Olney Tiger baseball today at 4:30 on Freedom 92.9  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 8:40  : and it’s the latest in sports on Fox Sports Radio 740

 

 

May 15, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
* Monday  :  Cardinals lose to the Cubs, 6-4  :  the White Sox & Reds both won
* Tuesday  :  Cardinals host the Cubs  :  the White Sox host Detroit  :  the Reds are at Atlanta


 
(NEWTON)  in high school baseball – in Class 2A Regional quarter-final action at Robinson  :
* 5th-seeded Newton upset 4th-seeded Robinson, 16-10 although the Maroons out-hit the Eagles, 12 to 11
* Newton’s top hitter was Peyton Wyatt with two hits, including a grand slam home run and six RBI
* winning pitcher, Elijah Knepper, went a full seven innings, allowing seven earned run & striking out eight
* now at 14&20, the Eagles move into a regional semi-final matchup against Teutopolis tomorrow at 4:30


 
(OLNEY)  in high school softball – in Class 2A Regional quarter-final action at ERHS in Olney  :
* 3rd-seeded Olney had its season end by a 2-1 upset loss to 6th-seeded Mt Carmel
* the visiting Lady Aces out-hit the host Lady Tigers, 7 to 6
* Olney’s top hitters were Rachel Wisner with three hits and Elizabeth Walker with two hits & two walks
* the Lady Tigers finish up the 2012 spring season with an overall record of 19&15 on the year

 
 
(NOBLE)  in high school baseball – in Class 1A Regional quarter-final action down in Albion  :
* 6th-seeded Noble / Clay City lost a close one to 3rd-seeded Edwards County, 3-2
* the Wildcats’ top hitters were Beau VanBlaricum & Nathan Dulaney, each with two hits apiece
* Noble / Clay City finishes the 2012 spring season with an overall record of 5&15 on the year

 
 
(NEWTON)  here’s some other area results from first round regional baseball action yesterday  :
* Class 2A  :  Fairfield beat Lawrenceville, 10-0  :  Marshall beat Paris, 3-1  :  Salem beat Carlyle, 8-4
* Class 1A  :  Oblong beat Hutsonville-Palestine, 8-0  :  Wayne City beat Cisne, 3-2 
* Class 1A  :  North Clay beat Brownstown, 6-5  :  Casey-Westfield beat Kansas, 9-0


 
(OLNEY)  here’s some other area results from first round regional softball action yesterday  :
* Class 2A  :  Casey-Westfield beat Paris, 13-0  :  Flora beat Lawrenceville, 7-0 
* Class 1A  :  Effingham St Anthony beat Dieterich, 11-1  :  Woodlawn beat Grayville, 11-1
* Class 1A  :  Beecher City / Cowden Herrick beat St Elmo, 16-8


 
(OLNEY)  in high school baseball yesterday – Olney ended it’s regular season schedule by falling to Centralia, 10-0 in seven innings as the host Tigers were out-hit, 12 to 2 – Olney’s only hits were Mitchell Kocher’s lead off double in the 7th inning and Justin Bailey’s two-out single in the sixth – Centralia’s winning pitcher, Kyle Davis, threw only 51 pitches, 42 of which were strikes – prior to the game, Olney’s seven seniors were recognized with their parents, including Brook Pampe, Brandon Mitchell, Cherokee Edgington, Michael Fehrenbacher, Cody Holmes, Mitchell Kocher, & Erik Clodfelter – now 20&14, the Tigers will now face Fairfield in a Class 2A Regional semi-final game tomorrow afternoon at Flora

 
 
(NEWTON)  in high school softball – some area IHSA regional semi-final games begin today  :
* Class 2A @ Lawrenceville  :  Newton plays Flora at 4:30 – Lady Eagles are 25&5 on the year
* Class 2A @ Casey  :  Casey-Westfield plays Shelbyville
* Class 1A @ Altamont  :  Altamont plays Beecher City  :  Ramsey plays Effingham St Anthony
* Class 1A @ Toledo  :  Cumberland plays Stewardson-Strasburg
* Class 1A @ Wayne City  :  Edwards County plays Woodlawn
all of the Class 2A and 1A regional championship games will be Saturday at their respective sites


 
(OLNEY)  all of the IHSA regional semi-final baseball games start tomorrow, with no games on tap today

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(ROBINSON)  the Crawford County Triathlon coming up May 26th will include a 175 meter swim, a 12-mile bicycle ride, and a 3-mile run – some requirements apply and entries are limited – the entry fees increase after today – for more information or details, go online at www.crawfordcountytriathlon.com

 

(NEWTON)  the Ste. Marie Men’s Softball League will begin May 21st and continue thru August 19th – all teams are welcome with the $150 entry fee – plus a kickoff tournament this Saturday, May 19th, is open to all teams, with an entry fee of $100 per team – for more details or to signup, call 843-0261 or 843-5051

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals / Cubs baseball this afternoon on Fox Sports Radio 740 with our dugout show at 12:10  :  it’s Newton Lady Eagle softball today at 4:30 on 103.5 “The Eagle”  :  and the latest in sports, all morning, all night, and overnight, on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

 

May 14, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
* Saturday  :  the Cardinals lost to Atlanta, 7-2  :  the Cubs, White Sox, & Reds also all lost
* Sunday  :  the Cardinals lost to Atlanta, 7-4  :  the Cubs & Reds both won  :  the White Sox lost
* Monday  :  the Cardinals host Cubs  :  the White Sox host Detroit  :  the Reds at Atlanta

 

(OLNEY)  the IHSA Class 1A Girls Soccer Regional Championships were Saturday  :
* Class 1A @ Olney’s Ed Webber Field at Olney Central College  :  the host Lady Tigers lost to top-seeded Anna-Jonesboro, 3-0 – the Lady Tigers from Olney & Noble finish up a good year of hard-fought soccer
* Class 1A @ Warrensburg  :  Mt Zion beat the host Lady Cardinals, 5-1
* Class 1A @ Edwardsville  :  Breese Mater Dei beat Greenville, 3-1
while the Class 1A Sectionals are this week, the Class 2A and 3A Regionals start today & tomorrow


 
(NEWTON)  the IHSA Class 1A and 2A Girls Track & Field Sectionals were last week around the state – here’s the Lady Eagles advancing to State from Friday’s Track Sectional at Newton :
* Hannah Litzelman won the 200 meter dash
* Hannah Litzelman was second in the 100 meter dash
* Lexie Davidson was second in the long jump
* Cassidy Probst was second in the discue throw
* Jackie Michl, Lexie Davidson, Katie Woods, & Jamie Michl was second in the 1600 meter relay
* Katie Woods, Jamie Michl, Lexie Davidson, & Jackie Michl was second in the 3200 meter relay
* the Newton Lady Eagles finished 2nd overall behind the Sectional Champs from Teutopolis
* the Girls Class 1A State Track Meet will be this coming weekend in Charleston


 
(OLNEY)  there were no Olney Lady Tigers advancing to state from the Class 2A Sectional at Champaign

 
 
(OLNEY)  in boys high school tennis – Olney won it’s third straight & final Apollo Conference crown  :
* the Tigers scored 24 points to finish first in the Apollo Conference Tournament, followed by Charleston with 21 points – Robinson was third with 16 points – then Effingham, Mt Zion, Salem, Newton, and Paris
* Olney’s number one seeded pair of Austin Zwilling and Nick Kuhl won the doubles championship by winning four consecutive matches over pairs from Mt Zion, Effingham, Salem, and Robinson
* Olney’s Jordan Atwood finished third in the singles competition with individual wins over players from Paris, Mt Zion, and Robinson – his only loss was to a player from Charleston
* Olney’s Levi Weiler finished tied for fifth in singles competition with wins over players from Newton, Salem, and Effingham – his only loss was to a player from Charleston
* Olney’s Derek Walker & Andrew Garrett tied for fifth with doubles’ victories over other pairs from Newton, Robinson, and Mt Zion – their only loss was to a doubles team from Effingham
the Tennis Tigers finish their regular season schedule at home tomorrow with Centralia

 
 
(OLNEY)  the downstate SIJHSAA State Track Meets were Saturday  :
* Class S Girls at Salem  :  Pinckneyville won the State Meet – Noble & Olney St Joe tied for tenth place
* Class S Boys at Salem  :  Nashville won the State Meet – Olney St Joe finished in twenty-second place
* Class L Girls & Boys at Carterville  :  no results available at this time from the SIJHSAA
we’ll look at the results of Olney, Noble, and Olney St Joe throughout this week


 
(NEWTON)  the IHSA Baseball Regionals begin today with first round games at the higher seeded sites  :
* Class 2A  :  Newton at Robinson with a 4:00 start time  (30 minutes earlier than originally scheduled)
* Class 2A  :  Paris at Marshall  :  Lawrenceville at Fairfield  :  Hamilton County at Carmi 
* Class 1A  :  Noble / Clay City at Edwards County  :  Martinsville at Cumberland
* Class 1A  :  Kansas at Casey-Westfield  :  Hutsonville-Palestine at Oblong  
* Class 1A  :  Beecher City at Windsor  :  Brownstown at North Clay  :  Cisne at Wayne City
 
(OLNEY)  the IHSA Softball Regionals begin today with first round games at the higher seeded sites  :
* Class 2A  :  Mt Carmel at Olney with game time at 4:30 at the ERHS Softball Field
* Class 2A  :  Lawrenceville at Flora  :  Vandalia at Breese Central 
* Class 1A  :  Cisne at Hutsonville-Palestine  :  Grayville at Woodlawn  :  Dieterich at St Anthony

 

(OLNEY)  on today’s regular season high school sports calendar  :  in baseball – Centralia at Olney

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(ROBINSON)  the Crawford County Triathlon coming up May 26th will include a 175 meter swim, a 12-mile bicycle ride, and a 3-mile run – some requirements apply and entries are limited – the entry fees increase after today – for more information or details, go online at www.crawfordcountytriathlon.com

 

(NEWTON)  the Ste. Marie Men’s Softball League will begin May 21st and continue thru August 19th – all teams are welcome with the $150 entry fee – plus a kickoff tournament this Saturday, May 19th, is open to all teams, with an entry fee of $100 per team – for more details or to signup, call 843-0261 or 843-5051

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Newton Eagle baseball today at 4:00 on 103.5 “The Eagle”  :  it’s Olney Lady Tiger softball today at 4:30 on Fox Sports Radio 740  :  it’s Cardinal’s baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 5:30  :  and the latest in sports on Fox Sports Radio 740

 

 

May 12, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(FLORA)  a special note  :  don't forget about Saturday night racing tonight at the Clay County Speedway, just north of Flora, along Route 45 - gates open at 4:30 this afternoon, with hot laps at 6:30, and racing at 7:00 - admission is still only $5 per person, with plenty of concessions and more - plus, tonight will be the first appearance of the Winged Mini-Sprints at the speedway, and also, a Mother's Day Special Power-Puff for the Ladies - that's all tonight at the Clay County Speedway, just north of Flora

 

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
* Friday : Cardinals lost to Atlanta in 12 innings, 9-7 : the Cubs & Reds also lost : the White Sox won
* today : Cardinals host Atlanta : Cubs at Milwaukee : White Sox host the Royals : Reds host Washington


 
(NOBLE)  in high school softball yesterday – 4th-seeded Noble / Clay City upset 2nd-seeded Odin, 7-1 to win the Midland Trail Conference Tournament, down at Woodlawn – the Lady Wildcat’s top hitters were Makalee Payne with two hits & two runs scored, Magen Troyer with a two run double, and Katie Royse with two hits & two RBI – the winning pitcher was Darcie Hawkins with a complete seven inning victory, allowing only one earned run on seven hits and striking out six – now at 13&11, the Lady Wildcats will play next Wednesday in a Class 1A Regional semi-final matchup against Oblong in Bridgeport

 

(OLNEY)  the IHSA Girls Track & Field Sectionals finished up yesterday at many downstate sites – the first and second place finishers in each event advance to the State Meets next weekend in Charleston  :
* Class 2A @ Champaign  :  Mahomet-Seymour won, followed by Urbana, Bloomington Central Catholic, & Champaign Central – also teams Olney, Mt Carmel, Mattoon, Charleston, and Paris
* Class 1A @ Newton  :  Teutopolis finished in first place, followed by the host Lady Eagles in second place – Flora was third, with Pana and Effingham St Anthony rounding out the top five teams – among the top ten teams were Altamont, Cowden-Herrick, Red Hill, Lawrenceville, and Vandalia
* Class 2A @ Salem  :  Carbondale won, followed by Freeburg, Troy Triad, & Cahokia
* Class 1A @ Fairfield  :  Carterville won, followed by West Frankfort, Anna-Jonesboro, & Christopher
in our sports report Monday, we’ll let you know what area girls now advance to the State Meets – that list includes those from Newton, Mt Carmel, Centralia, Mattoon, Flora, Teutopolis, Lawrenceville, & others

 

(NEWTON)  speaking of Monday, that’s when all the Class 1A and 2A softball & baseball regionals get started throughout Illinois – we’ll have complete rundown of our local teams’ games on Monday as well

 

(OLNEY)  the IHSA Girls Soccer Regionals wrapup with championship matches today  :
* Class 1A @ Olney  :  the host Lady Tigers will take on top-seeded Anna-Jonesboro at 12 noon today out at Ed Webber Field, at Olney Central College – the lower seeded Lady Tigers upset Harrisburg on a penalty kick after four overtimes earlier this week – the best of luck to the Olney & Noble girls taking part today
* Class 1A @ Warrensburg  :  Mt Zion will play host Warrensburg-Latham at 11:00 this morning
* Class 1A @ Edwardsville  :  Breese Mater Dei plays Greenville at 7:00 tonight

 

(OLNEY)  in boys & girls junior high track and field – it’s the State Meets today with the best of luck going out to many of our local and area athletes – the boys & girls Class L State Meets are today in Carterville, while the boys & girls Class S State Meets are today over in Salem – we’ll have results next week


 
(OLNEY)  in auto racing news – the next 2012 AMSOIL USAC National Sprint race is tonight at the Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt – defending national champion Levi Jones sits in sixth place tie with Damion Gardner, less than 50 points back of first place in the national standings – the Olney native will take a quick break from his racing schedule to visit with his hometown friends at today’s “Grand Opening” celebration at Rural King in Olney – Jones will be available with his merchandise trailer from 10:30 to 12:30 today

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 5:40  :  and the latest in sports, all weekend long, on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN

 

 

May 11, 2012 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
* Thursday  :  the Cardinals, Cubs, White Sox, and Reds were all idle yesterday & last night
* Friday : Cardinals host Atlanta : Cubs at Milwaukee : White Sox host the Royals : Reds host Washington


 
(OLNEY)  in high school baseball yesterday – Olney beat Teutopolis, 10-5 as the host Tigers out-hit the defending Class 2A State Champions, 12 to 10 – the top Olney hitters were Brook Pampe with three hits & a run scored, Dallas Peck with two hits & three runs scored, and Mitchell Harmon with a two run single – Olney’s winning pitcher was Alex Craig who worked three & two-thirds innings in relief, allowing no runs on three hits & striking out five – Erik Clodfelter closed out the final two innings – improving to 20&13, the Tigers will finish their regular season Monday afternoon against Centralia at Millspaugh Field in Olney


 
(NEWTON)  in high school baseball yesterday – Newton beat Edwards County, 6-3 as the Eagles out-hit the host Lions, 11 to 4 – Newton’s top hitters were Mark Mammoser with three hits, Lucas Massey with a hit & two RBI, and Cullen Chesnut with two hits & a RBI – Newton’s winning pitcher was Cullen Chesnut – now at 13&18, the Eagles play Monday in first round regional action at Robinson against the Maroons


 
(NOBLE)  in high school baseball yesterday – Noble / Clay City beat Cisne, 3-1 – the Wildcat’s top hitters were Jason Tolliver with two hits and Jake Klingler with two RBI – the Noble / Clay City winning pitcher was Jason Tolliver while Hayden Kinkade closed out the game with a save – now at 5&14 on the year, the NCC Wildcats are in first round regional action Monday at Albion against Edwards County

 
 
(NEWTON)  in high school softball yesterday – Newton beat Casey-Westfield, 3-2 although the visiting Lady Warriors out-hit the host Lady Eagles, 5 to 3 – Newton’s top hitters were Morgan Swingler with single & an RBI sacrifice fly and Brittany Fore with a double – Newton’s winning pitcher was Keidrah Hardiek with a complete seven inning game, allowing one earned run on three hits & striking out five – now at 25&5 on the year, the Lady Eagles wait for postseason action in a semi-final game next Tuesday against the Lawrenceville / Flora winner at the Lawrenceville Class 2A Regional


 
(NOBLE)  in high school softball yesterday – fourth-seeded Noble / Clay City upset top-seeded Wayne City, 3-2 in semi-final action at the Midland Trail Conference Tournament – the Lady Wildcat’s top hitters were Magen Troyer with an RBI triple and Mariah Bennett with two hits, an RBI, & a run scored – Noble / Clay City’s winning pitcher was Darcie Hawkins with a complete seven inning game, allowing only one earned run on four hits while striking out six – now at 12&11, the Lady Wildcats will play second-seeded Odin in today’s 4:00 tournament championship game at Woodlawn – Wayne City plays Woodlawn for 3rd


 
(NEWTON)  at last Saturday’s Boys Fresh / Soph Track Meet – Salem won the event with 141 points, followed by Charleston, just 10 points back in second place – Newton finished third, followed by Olney, Robinson, Effingham, Mt Zion, & Paris

 
 
(NEWTON)  third place Newton won two events, with three second’s, two third’s, and three fourth’s  :
* Austin Angel won the 200 meter dash
* Lucas Stone won the 400 meter dash
* Austin Angel was second in the 400 meter dash
* Lucas Stone was second in the 800 meter run
* Austin Angel, Brandon Tolliver-Goode, Zach Lewis, & Lucas Stone were second in the 400 meter relay
* Brandon Tolliver-Goode was third in the pole vault
* Cody Riddle was third in the discus throw
* Zach Lewis, Matthew Tolliver-Goode, Bryar Hardiek, & Cody Riddle were fourth in the 800 meter relay
* Cody Riddle was fourth in the shot put
* Dylan Barthelme, Quentin Huston, Michael Smith, & Garrett Hall were fourth in the 3200 meter relay

 

(OLNEY)  fourth place Olney won no events, however had two second’s, seven third’s, and no fourth’s  :
* Nick Dobbs was second in the 1600 meter run
* Tate Nohren was second in the 110 meter hurdles
* Tate Nohren was third in the 300 meter hurdles, in the high jump, and in the triple jump
* Matthew De Venecia was third in the 800 meter run
* Dalyn Brach was third in the 3200 meter run
* Erik Sager was third in the shot put
* Dalyn Brach, Levi Stover, Matthew DeVenecia, & Nick Dobbs were third in the 3200 meter relay


 
(OLNEY)  in auto racing news – Jon Stanbrough of Avon, Indiana, is back atop the 2012 AMSOIL USAC National Sprint standings as the series heads to the Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt tomorrow night – meanwhile, defending national champion Levi Jones sits in sixth place tie with Damion Gardner, less than 50 points back of first place – the Olney native will take a quick break from his busy racing schedule to visit with his hometown friends at tomorrow’s “open house” celebration at Rural King in Olney – Jones will be available with his merchandise trailer from 10:30 to 12:30 at the new Rural King location tomorrow

 


                                             LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(NEWTON)  the Ste. Marie Men’s Softball League will begin May 21st and continue thru August 19th – a kickoff tournament on May 19th has an entry fee of $100 per team – for details, call 843-0261 or 843-5051

 

(NEWTON)  on today’s high school sports calendar  :  in girl’s track – Newton and 17 other Class 1A teams at the Newton Sectional – Olney and fifteen other Class 2A teams up at the Champaign Sectional  :  in boy’s tennis – Newton, Olney, & others at the Apollo Conference Tournament in Effingham  :  in softball – Noble / Clay City @ Woodlawn against Odin the MTC Tournament Championship game

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s back to Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 6:40  :  and the latest in sports, all day & night, on Fox Sports Radio 740 WVLN