Mt. Vernon Register-News

May 8, 2013

Sports briefs


The Register-News

---- — 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.