Mt. Vernon Register-News


May 8, 2013

Sports briefs

Lady Rams place seventh at Harrisburg

Mt. Vernon’s girls track team was seventh out of 13 teams at the recent Harrisburg Invitational.

The Lady Rams finished with 50 points. Herrin won the meet with 116 points, and Benton was second with 75.

Aaliyah Palmer won the discus with a throw of 106 feet, seven inches. She was second in the shot put with a throw of 37 feet, 11 inches.

Charde Golliday placed second in a trio of events. She had a leap of 16 feet in the long jump. She finished the 200 meters in 27.39 seconds, and completed the 400 meters with a time of 1:01.34.

Ashley Paulson was fourth in the 300 hurdles (56.02 seconds) and sixth in the 800 meters (2:46). The 3,200 meter relay team of Paulson, Camilla Bauer, Zoe Mattingly and Rebecca Rexing was fifth (11:33).

Camilla Bauer was sixth in the 1,600 meters (6:09.4).

Woodlawn baseball tops Okawville

The Cardinals beat Okawville 4-2 Tuesday.

Logan Isaac was the winning pitcher for Woodlawn and threw a complete game. He allowed four hits and had six strikeouts.

Matt Kennedy had two hits and and an RBI. Brendan Petersen added a hit and RBI. Darion Garrison and Nathan Arnold both had a hit each.

Lady Cardinalsfall to Okawville

Okawville’s softball team edge Woodlawn 2-1 Tuesday.

Cassandra Lueking had a solo home run for Woodlawn in the fourth inning.

Ryann French and Carly Ethridge had two hits each.

Woodlawn is 12-11 this season and hosts Grayville in the opening round of the Midland Trail Conference tournament at 4:30 p.m. today.

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    Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday night.

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  • MTV-Flora boys tennis Rams edge Flora

    The Rams tennis matchup against Flora on Thursday came down to the final match.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Salem tennis Rams sweep Salem

    The Rams tennis team swept past Salem 9-0 Wednesday.

    It was the opening match of the season for Mt. Vernon after three cancelations to start the year under first year boys coach Randy Knox.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Woodlawn-Carmi softball Carmi downs Woodlawn

    Carmi-White County jumped out early in an 11-3 win over the host Lady Cardinals on Wednesday.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Woodlawn-Odin softball Woodlawn tops Odin

    The Lady Cardinals used late offense to put Tuesday's softball matchup with Odin out of reach.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Breese Central girls soccer Breese Central drops Mt. Vernon

    A trio of first-half goals were enough for Breese Central to top the Lady Rams soccer team 3-1 Monday.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Claire Ryan signing Lady Rams guard signs with Welch

    Claire Ryan has functioned like a coach on the basketball court the past several seasons for the Lady Rams.

    Ryan, who has been the team's point guard the past two years, signed with Welch College in Nashville, Tenn. on Friday.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Carbondale baseball Rams rally for win

    The Rams baseball team scored a pair of late runs to beat Carbondale 6-5 Thursday.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Carbondale softball Lady Rams fall to Lady Terriers

    The Lady Rams softball team knocked out several hits but could never string together a solid rally in a 9-0 loss to Carbondale on Thursday.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mt. Vernon boys track Rams win quad meet

    Robert Grider etched his name in the Rams track and field record book Wednesday.

    The senior sprinter broke the 200 meter school record and tied the 100 meter mark in Mt. Vernon's win over Marion, Salem and Carbondale.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports