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September 7, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Friday  :  the Cardinals held on to beat the Pirates, 12-8
Friday  :  the Cubs and Reds both won  :  the White Sox and Royals both lost
Saturday  :  the Cardinals will host the Pirates tonight in game two of the three game weekend series
Saturday  :  Cubs host Milwaukee  :  White Sox at Baltimore  :  Reds host Dodgers  :  Royals host Detroit


 
(OLNEY)  in IHSA Football action last night – the Olney Tigers picked up their first win of the year  :
*  the Tigers scored first against the Edwards County Lions and never looked back with a 48-6 victory
*  Olney will now return home next Friday night to open LIC Egyptian play by hosting Marshall at ERHS

 

(NEWTON)  here’s the other scores from last night involving Little Illini teams  :
Casey-Westfield 45, Newton 13
Robinson 53, Red Hill 6
Lawrenceville 57, Oblong 8
Flora 20, Palestine-Hutsonville 0
Marshall 8, Toledo Cumberland 6

 

(OLNEY)  here’s a look at some other downstate IHSA football results from last night  :
Fairfield 58, Hamilton Co. 20
Eldorado 18, Carmi 0
Chester 47, Vienna 19
CZR 49, Elverado 6
Sesser-Valier 33, Johnston City 13
Mt. Carmel 45, Mt. Vernon, IN 3
Massac Co. 45, Charleston 26
Paxton-Buckley-Loda 18, Effingham 12
Marion 57, Mattoon 43
Highland 52, Mt. Zion 28
Anna-Jonesboro 22, Murphysboro 21
Harrisburg 14, Duquoin 7
Carbondale 36, Herrin 15
Centralia 20, Bethalto Civic Memorial 17
Mt. Vernon 28, Mascoutah 7


 
(OLNEY)  in one game coming up today involving an area team
Salem plays at Clifton Central

 

(NEWTON)  there are a few high school volleyball tournaments taking place today  :
*  the Newton Lady Eagles will compete in the Casey-Westfield Invitational
*  the Noble Lady Wildcats will compete in the Robinson Invitational

 

(OLNEY)  also today on the high school sports calendar  :  in boys soccer – Olney at Altamont 

 

(NEWTON)  it’s another Saturday full of college football today  :
*  the Fighting Illini are at home in Memorial Stadium to host Cincinnati with an 11:00 kickoff
*  the EIU Panthers travel to Carbondale for a 6:00 kickoff tonight against the SIU Salukis

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee is sponsoring the first annual “Harvest Hustle” Half-Marathon on Saturday, October 19th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – there will also be a 5K Run and a One Mile Fun Run – registration is now open at www.richlandcountyfarmbureau.com

 

(OLNEY)  the newly formed Women’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold an informational meeting and conduct sign-ups next Thursday afternoon, September 12th, at Ophelia’s Cup in Olney, starting at 3:00 – all players must be at least a freshman in high school to play in the League – plus, the League will host a pre-season 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament fundraiser on November 23rd – for more, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold its pre-season informational meeting next Tuesday night, September 10th, at Brown’s Furniture Store in Olney, starting at 6:00 – all players must be at least a high school freshman to take part – for more details, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(FLORA)  it’s back to oval, dirt track racing tonight at the Clay County Speedway where all kids age 16 and under will be admitted free – it’s non-wing sprint cars, UMP modifieds, street stocks, and more, all featuring local & regional drivers – gates open at 5:00, racing at 7:30, with plenty of concessions – and don’t forget, all kids age 16 and under, free this Saturday night, at the Clay County Speedway

 

(OLNEY)  join us for our Coach’s Corner Show this morning at 9:00 on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM WVLN – our guests include Olney Tiger Football Coach Matt Music, Olney Tiger Cross Country Coach Louie Gassmann, and Olney Lady Tiger Tennis Coach Drew Muston – that’s all on our Coach’s Corner Show, later this morning at 9:00 on CBS Sports Radio WVLN, plus live at www.freedom929.com

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Fighting Illini Football today on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with our pregame show at 10:30 and kickoff at straight up 11:00  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our air-time at 6:05 and first pitch at 6:15  :  and it’s the latest in worldwide sports, all day, all night, and all weekend long on CBS Sports Radio 107.1 FM / 740 AM WVLN in Olney

 

 

 

September 6, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Thursday  :  the Cardinals lost to Cincinnati, 6-2 – the Redbirds have lost 6 of their last 8 games
Thursday  :  the White Sox lost  :  the Royals won in 13 innings  :  the Cubs and Pirates were idle
Friday  :  the Cardinals return home tonight with the first of three against the Pirates this weekend
Friday  :  Cubs host Milwaukee  :  White Sox at Baltimore  :  Reds host Dodgers  :  Royals host Detroit


 
(NEWTON)  in the National Football League  :
Thursday  :  Denver won the season opener beating the defending champion Ravens, 49-27
Sunday  :  other than two Monday night games, all other games will be Sunday

 

(OLNEY)  in high school cross country yesterday – Olney won two more meets  :
*  the Tigers won the boys three-team 3-mile race, beating Lawrenceville, 31-44 – Fairfield had 54 points
    *  Olney’s Dalyn Brach won the race, followed by Silven Stallard in 6th and Matthew DeVenecia 7th
    *  rounding out the top ten were Jonah Wendling (8), Nathan DeMeyer (9), and Michael DeMeyer (10)
*  on the girls side, Olney won the three-team race, beating Lawrenceville, 27-39 – Fairfield had 74 points
    *  Olney’s Simona Cargnino won the race, followed by Kylar Craig in 5th place and Taylor Rauch 6th
    *  also, Michaela Dowty was 7th, Aaron Broom was 8th, Laurel Zuber was 9th, Maddy Dunn was 12th
*  the Olney runners return to Robinson next Tuesday to run against Robinson, Paris, and Cumberland

 

(OLNEY)  in girls tennis yesterday – Olney picked up another win with their home opening match  :
*  the Lady Tigers defeated the visiting Lady Eagles from Newton, 9-0
*  Olney won all six of the singles matches, all in two sets each including #1 Kelsey Shipman, #2 Alex Kauble, #3 Jaclyn Shan, #4 Nicole Shan, #5 Sydney Shan, and #6 Audrey Jensen
*  the Lady Tigers also won the three doubles matches – the winning pairs were : #1 Shipman and Kauble : #2 Nicole Shan and Audrey Jensen : #3 Jaclyn Shan and Sydney Shan
*  the Olney junior varsity won 11 of its 12 matches
*  at 3&0 overall, now 2&0 in the LIC, the varsity Lady Tigers travel to Carmi next Tuesday
*  the Newton Lady Eagles are back on the courts next Monday, traveling to Fairfield

 

(NEWTON)  in high school volleyball last night – Newton had their season opening matches  :
*  the Lady Eagles lost to Effingham in the varsity match in three games, 25-22, 17-25, 21-25
    *  Newton’s top players were Andrea Cartright and Gabby Zerrusen leading in kills and assists
*  Effingham also won the junior varsity match in two games
*  Newton won the freshmen match in two games
*  the varsity Lady Eagles will compete tomorrow in the Casey Invitational

 

(OLNEY)  in high school volleyball last night – Olney took two of three matches at Mt. Carmel  :
*  however, the Lady Aces won the varsity match in two games, beating Olney, 28-26 and 25-17
    *  Olney’s top category leaders were Tanner Piercefield, Blake Nohren, Courtney Kman, Taylor Barrick
*  Olney won the junior varsity match  in two games
*  the Lady Tigers also won the single freshmen game as well
*  now at 1&1 on the year, the Olney varsity will host Charleston next Tuesday night at ERHS

 

(NEWTON)  in junior high softball yesterday – Jasper County wins again
*  the Junior Lady Eagles defeated Effingham St. Anthony, 15-5
*  the Jasper County girls are back in action next Monday at 4:30 when they’ll host Oblong in Newton


 
(OLNEY)  it’s the second week of IHSA Football – here’s the lineup for LIC teams tonight  :
*  the Olney Tigers will travel to Albion to play the Edwards County Lions
*  the Newton Eagles are also on the road to Clark County to play Casey-Westfield
*  Robinson will host Red Hill
*  Marshall will host Cumberland
*  Lawrenceville plays at Oblong
*  Flora travels to Crawford County to play Palestine-Hutsonville


 
(NEWTON)  here’s a look at some other downstate and regional football games on tap tonight  :
*  Highland at Mt. Zion                                *  Mattoon at Marion
*  Massac County at Charleston                   *  Paxton-Buckley-Loda at Effingham
*  Sidell Jamaica at Martinsville                    *  Paris at Watseka
*  Central A&M at Shelbyville                       *  Pana at Roxana
*  Vandalia at Carlinville                              *  Nashville at Breese Mater Dei
*  Mt. Vernon, Indiana at Mt. Carmel             *  Du Quoin at Harrisburg
*  Bethalto Civic Memorial at Centralia           *  Carmi at Eldorado
*  Fairfield at McLeansboro


 
(OLNEY)  in one game tomorrow involving an area team – Salem plays at Clifton Central

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee is sponsoring the first annual “Harvest Hustle” Half-Marathon on Saturday, October 19th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – there will also be a 5K Run and a One Mile Fun Run – registration is now open at www.richlandcountyfarmbureau.com

 

(OLNEY)  the newly formed Women’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold an informational meeting and conduct sign-ups on Thursday afternoon, September 12th, at Ophelia’s Cup in Olney, starting at 3:00 – all players must be at least a freshman in high school to play in the League – plus, the League will host a pre-season 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament fundraiser on November 23rd – for more, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold its pre-season informational meeting on Tuesday evening, September 10th, at Brown’s Furniture Store in Olney, starting at 6:00 – all players must be at least a high school freshman to take part – for more details, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(FLORA)  it’s back to oval, dirt track racing tomorrow night at the Clay County Speedway where all kids age 16 and under will be admitted free – it’s non-wing sprint cars, UMP modifieds, street stocks, and more, all featuring local & regional drivers – gates open at 5:00, racing at 7:30, with plenty of concessions – and don’t forget, all kids age 16 and under, free this Saturday night, at the Clay County Speedway

 

(OLNEY)  the 1st Annual “Shootout For Autism” Softball Tournament is tomorrow at Musgrove Park in Olney – all proceeds will go to the East Richland Elementary School “Special Needs Program” – all area teams are welcome – for more information or to sign-up, call Brian at 618-843-5051

 

(NOBLE)  on our high school sports calendar today  :  in baseball – Noble / Clay City at North Clay

 

(NOBLE)  on our junior high sports calendar today  :  in baseball – Clay City at North Clay

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Tiger Football tonight on Freedom 92.9 with the pregame at 6:30 and kick-off at 7:00  :  it’s Newton Eagle Football tonight on 103.5 “The Eagle” with our pregame at 6:30 and kick-off at 7:00  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with our air-time at 7:05 and first pitch at 7:15  :  and it’s the latest in sports on CBS Sports Radio WVLN

 

 

 

September 5, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Wednesday  :  the Cardinals slipped by the Reds in 16 innings, 5-4
Wednesday  :  the Cubs won  :  the White Sox, the Pirates, and the Royals all lost
Thursday  :  the Cardinals finish up the four game series in Cincinnati tonight against the Reds
Thursday  :  Cubs and Pirates are both idle  :  the White Sox are in Baltimore  :  the Royals host Seattle


 
(OLNEY)  in high school golf yesterday – Olney split a pair of matches at the Richland Country Club  :
*  Carmi beat Olney by 17 strokes, 154 to 171 – the Tigers defeated Marshall, 171 to 193
*  the Match Medalist was Carmi’s Neal Northcott with an even par round of 35
*  Olney’s top golfer was Dylan Taylor with a four over par 39
*  the other top Olney golfers were Michael DeVenecia (43), Blake Berry (44), and Jake Kowa (45)
*  now at 4&4 overall, now 3&1 in the LIC, the Tigers will host Lawrenceville and Red Hill next Monday


 
(NOBLE)  in high school baseball yesterday – Noble / Clay City lost a road game  :
*  the Wildcats lost to Patoka, 10-0
*  the NCC top hitters were Colin Klingler, Mason Armstrong, and Blake Lamb, all with one hit each
*  the Wildcats are back in action tomorrow with another road game at Louisville against North Clay


 
(OLNEY)  in high school cross country from Tuesday – Olney won a pair of five-team meets at Robinson  :
*  the Lady Tigers beat St. Anthony, 47 to 56
*  Lawrenceville was third with 57 points, followed by Teutopolis (71) and Robinson (94)
    *  Olney’s Simona Cargnino won the 2.96 mile race, with Taylor Rauch 5th and Kylar Craig 10th
    *  among Olney’s top 25 were Aaron Bromm (15), Michaela Dowty (16), Laurel Zuber (18), and Maddy Dunn (22)
*  the Tigers beat host Robinson, 40 to 48
*  Teutopolis was third with 50 points, followed by St. Anthony (113) and Lawrenceville (119)
    *  Olney’s Dalyn Brach finished 2nd, with Matthew DeVenecia 5th and Silven Stallard 9th
    *  Olney’s top 15 runners were Jonah Wendling (10), Nathan DeMeyer (14), and Michael DeMeyer (15)
*  the Olney runners are back at it in a dual meet this afternoon over in Lawrenceville


 
(NEWTON)  the National Football League season gets started tonight with a single game in Denver  :
*  the Broncos will host the defending superbowl champs from Baltimore
*  other than two games next Monday night, the remaining first week games will all be this Sunday
    *  the Colts, Bears, Rams, Lions, and the Cowboys will all open up the season with home games
    *  the Bengals, Browns, Vikings, Chiefs, Titans, and the Packers all open up on the road


 

                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee is sponsoring the first annual “Harvest Hustle” Half-Marathon on Saturday, October 19th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – there will also be a 5K Run and a One Mile Fun Run – registration is now open at www.richlandcountyfarmbureau.com

 

(OLNEY)  the newly formed Women’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold an informational meeting and conduct sign-ups on Thursday afternoon, September 12th, at Ophelia’s Cup in Olney, starting at 3:00 – all players must be at least a freshman in high school to play in the League – plus, the League will host a pre-season 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament fundraiser on November 23rd – for more, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold its pre-season informational meeting on Tuesday evening, September 10th, at Brown’s Furniture Store in Olney, starting at 6:00 – all players must be at least a high school freshman to take part – for more details, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(FLORA)  it’s back to oval, dirt track racing this Saturday night at the Clay County Speedway where all kids age 16 and under will be admitted free – it’s non-wing sprint cars, UMP modifieds, street stocks, and more, all featuring local & regional drivers – gates open at 5:00, racing at 7:30, with plenty of concessions – and don’t forget, all kids age 16 and under, free this Saturday night, at the Clay County Speedway, just north of Flora, along U.S. Route 45

 

(OLNEY)  the 1st Annual “Shootout For Autism” Softball Tournament is this coming Saturday, the 7th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – all proceeds will go to the East Richland Elementary School “Special Needs Program” – all area teams are welcome – for more information or to sign-up, call Brian at 618-843-5051

 

(OLNEY)  the Children’s Miracle Network “Golf Tournament” is scheduled for tomorrow at the Richland Country Club in Olney – it’s registration and lunch at 12 noon and a 1:00 start – a four-person scramble with various prizes – all proceeds to benefit Riley Hospital for Children – to sign-up, call 618-393-5900

 

(OLNEY)  on today’s high school sports calendar  :  in boys soccer – Olney at Effingham St. Anthony  :  in volleyball – Olney at Mt. Carmel and Newton at Effingham  :  in cross country – Olney at Lawrenceville – Oblong & Cumberland at Newton  :  girls tennis – Newton at Olney  :  freshmen football – Olney at Salem

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our air-time from Cincinnati at straight up 6:00 and first pitch at 6:10  :  and it’s the latest in world-wide sports, all day and all night, on our CBS Sports Radio sister stations, 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

September 4, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Tuesday  :  the Cardinals lost to the Reds, 1-0 as the Redbirds were out-hit, 5 to 2
Tuesday  :  the Cubs, the White Sox, and the Royals all lost  :  the Pirates won
Wednesday  :  the Cardinals are back in Cincinnati for game three of the four against the Reds
Wednesday  :  Cubs host Miami  :  White Sox at Yankees  :  Pirates at Milwaukee  :  Royals host Seattle


 
(OLNEY)  in high school golf yesterday – Olney squeaked out a pair of wins in Clay County  :
*  the Tigers slipped by host Flora by two strokes, 173 to 175 – Woodlawn finished third at 185
*  Flora’s John Casolari was the Match Medalist with the low round of one under par 34
*  Olney was led by Michael DeVenecia with a three over par 38
    *  Olney’s Dylan Taylor (41), Blake Berry (47), and Tanner Hout (47) rounded out the top four
*  the Tigers improve to 3&3 on the year, now 2&3 in the Little Illini Conference
*  Olney is quickly back on the links today, hosting Marshall and Carmi at the Richland Country Club

 

(NEWTON)  in high school girls tennis yesterday – Newton lost a close one in their home opener  :
*  both the Lady Eagles and Robinson won 3 individual matches, but Robinson won the tie breaker
*  Newton’s winners included  :
    *  Rebeca Mier-y-Leon in the #1 singles match in three sets
    *  Stacie Purcell and Katelyn Michl in the #1 doubles match in two sets
    *  Hannah Loy and Shelby Jackson in the #2 doubles match in three sets
*  the Lady Eagles are back on the court tomorrow, traveling to Olney


 
(OLNEY)  in high school girls tennis yesterday – Olney picked up their first LIC victory  :
*  the Lady Tigers defeated Casey-Westfield, 8-1
*  Olney won five of the six singles matches, all in two sets apiece
    *  Kelsey Shipman won the #1 singles match
    *  Alex Kauble won the #2 singles match
    *  Jaclyn Shan won the #3 singles match
    *  Nicole Shan won the #4 singles match
    *  Audrey Jensen won the #6 singles match
*  the Lady Tigers won all three of the doubles matches, all in two sets each
    *  Kelsey Shipman and Alex Kauble won the #1 doubles match
    *  Nicole Shan and Audrey Jensen won the #2 doubles match
    *  Jaclyn Shan and Rachel Snyder won the #3 doubles match
*  in junior varsity action, Olney won 10 of the 11 matches played against Casey-Westfield
*  now at 2&0 on the year, now 1&0 in the LIC, the Lady Tigers will host Newton tomorrow in Olney

 

(NOBLE)  in high school volleyball last night – over 100 fans watched Noble win two matches  :
*  the Lady Wildcats won the varsity match over Woodlawn in three games, 25-18, 23-25, 25-14
   *  as a team, Noble had a total of 37 kills in the three varsity games
   *  Amber Drewes led Noble with 18 kills, Darcie Hawkins had 29 digs, KJ Royce had 26 assists
   *  now at 2&0 on the year, 1&0 in the MTC, Noble plays next at the Robinson Tournament Saturday
*  Noble also won the junior varsity match in three games over Woodlawn

 

(CLAY CITY)  also in high school volleyball last night – Clay City split a pair of MTC matches  :
*  visiting Grayville won the varsity match in two close games, 25-23, 31-29
*  Clay City won the junior varsity match in two games


 
(OLNEY)  in fresh/soph football last night – Casey-Westfield beat Olney, 38-6


 

                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee is sponsoring the first annual “Harvest Hustle” Half-Marathon on Saturday, October 19th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – there will also be a 5K Run and a One Mile Fun Run – registration is now open at www.richlandcountyfarmbureau.com

 

(OLNEY)  the newly formed Women’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold an informational meeting and conduct sign-ups on Thursday afternoon, September 12th, at Ophelia’s Cup in Olney, starting at 3:00 – all players must be at least a freshman in high school to play in the League – plus, the League will host a pre-season 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament fundraiser on November 23rd – for more, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold its pre-season informational meeting on Tuesday evening, September 10th, at Brown’s Furniture Store in Olney, starting at 6:00 – all players must be at least a high school freshman to take part – for more details, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the 1st Annual “Shootout For Autism” Softball Tournament is this coming Saturday, the 7th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – all proceeds will go to the East Richland Elementary School “Special Needs Program” – all area teams are welcome – for more information or to sign-up, call Brian at 618-843-5051

 

(OLNEY)  the Children’s Miracle Network “Golf Tournament” is scheduled for this Friday, September 6th, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – it’s registration and lunch at straight up 12 noon and a shotgun start at 1:00 – a four-person scramble with various prizes – all players will get a cart, greens, & a gift bag for the $240 team entry fee – all proceeds to benefit Riley Hospital for Children – to sign-up, call 618-393-5900

 

(OLNEY)  on our high school sports calendar today  :  in boys golf – Olney will host Marshall and Carmi at the Richland Country Club  :  in baseball – Noble / Clay City at Patoka


 
(NOBLE)  on our junior high sports calendar today  :  in baseball – Noble at Albion

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our air-time from Cincinnati at straight up 6:00 and first pitch at 6:10  :  and it’s the latest in world-wide sports, all day and all night, on our CBS Sports Radio sister stations, 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN

 

 

 

September 3, 2013 Local & Area Sports

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball  :
Monday  :  the Cardinals lost to the Reds, 7-2 – the Redbirds have now lost four of their last five games
Monday  :  the Cubs and White Sox both lost  :  the Pirates and Royals both won
Tuesday  :  the Cardinals are back in Cincinnati for game two against the Reds tonight
Tuesday  :  Cubs host Miami  :  White Sox at Yankees  :  Pirates at Milwaukee  :  Royals host Seattle

 


                                              LOCAL AND AREA SPORTS REMINDERS

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee is sponsoring the first annual “Harvest Hustle” Half-Marathon on Saturday, October 19th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – there will also be a 5K Run and a One Mile Fun Run – registration is now open at www.richlandcountyfarmbureau.com

 

(OLNEY)  the newly formed Women’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold an informational meeting and conduct sign-ups on Thursday afternoon, September 12th, at Ophelia’s Cup in Olney, starting at 3:00 – all players must be at least a freshman in high school to play in the League – plus, the League will host a pre-season 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament fundraiser on November 23rd – for more, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the Richland County Men’s 4-on-4 Basketball League will hold its pre-season informational meeting on Tuesday evening, September 10th, at Brown’s Furniture Store in Olney, starting at 6:00 – all players must be at least a high school freshman to take part – for more details, call Ed at 618-837-0662

 

(OLNEY)  the 1st Annual “Shootout For Autism” Softball Tournament is this coming Saturday, the 7th, at Musgrove Park in Olney – all proceeds will go to the East Richland Elementary School “Special Needs Program” – all area teams are welcome – for more information or to sign-up, call Brian at 618-843-5051

 

(OLNEY)  the Children’s Miracle Network “Golf Tournament” is scheduled for this Friday, September 6th, at the Richland Country Club in Olney – it’s registration and lunch at straight up 12 noon and a shotgun start at 1:00 – a four-person scramble with various prizes – all players will get a cart, greens, & a gift bag for the $240 team entry fee – all proceeds to benefit Riley Hospital for Children – to sign-up, call 618-393-5900

 

(OLNEY)  with no games played this past Sunday due to the Labor Day holiday weekend, the League of Our Own Women’s FastPitch Softball League will have two separate make-up games this week – game one is tonight at 6:30, with the other game to be Thursday night at 6:30, both at Musgrove Park in Olney – it will all return to normal with games at 6:00 and 8:00 this Sunday night at Musgrove Park in Olney

 

(NEWTON)  on our high school sports calendar today  :  in cross country – Newton and Marshall at Effingham & Olney, St. Anthony, Lawrenceville, and Teutopolis at Robinson  :  in girls tennis – Robinson at Newton & Olney at Casey-Westfield  :  in boys golf – Olney at Flora  :  in volleyball – Woodlawn at Noble & Grayville at Clay City  :  in freshmen/sophomore football – Casey-Westfield at Olney

 

(NOBLE)  in the junior high sports calendar for today  :  in softball – Jasper/Geff Coop at Noble  :  in baseball – West Salem at Clay City

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our air-time from Cincinnati at straight up 6:00 and first pitch at 6:10  :  and it’s the latest in world-wide sports, all day and all night, on our CBS Sports Radio sister stations, 107.1 FM / 740 AM  WVLN