Mt. Vernon Register-News


April 10, 2013

Sports briefs

Lady Cardinals hold off Odin in extras

Woodlawn's softball team edged Odin 9-8 in nine innings Tuesday.Woodlawn scored four times in the top of the ninth to take a 9-5 lead. Odin responded with three runs in the bottom half of the inning.Paige Tufts was the winning pitcher and threw seven and two thirds innings. She had four strikeouts. Carly Ethridge earned the save.Cassandra Lueking delivered a two-run homer in the ninth to help the Lady Cardinals. Sam Williams added three hits and an RBI. Payton Tufts added two hits.Woodlawn is 6-5 overall and 3-0 in the Midland Trail Conference. The Lady Cardinals host Grayville on Thursday.

Trojans shut down Spartans

Webber's baseball team beat Waltonville 15-0 Tuesday.Logan Ganieany was the winning pitcher for Webber and threw four innings. He allowed just one hit and finished with seven strikeouts.Gage Raudenbush and Levi Aydt both had four hits each for Webber. Austin Gowler and Ty Henderson had three each.Nick Marlo had a hit for Waltonville.Webber improved to 12-4 this season and travels to Crab Orchard today. Waltonville is 2-8 and plays at Cisne on Thursday.

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  • Woodlawn-Odin softball Woodlawn tops Odin

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

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  • 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

  • Mt. Vernon-Marion baseball Marion shuts down Mt. Vernon

    Chandler Ream foiled the Rams offense all game Tuesday.

    Ream threw a one-hitter against Mt. Vernon, and Marion emerged with a 1-0 win in both teams South Seven Conference opener.

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  • Shakari Hawkins Hawkins headed to RLC

    The Rams top scorer from this season is headed to Rend Lake College.

    Shakari Hawkins signed with the college on Tuesday afternoon.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hines Sight: Cardinals reap rewards

    Are there any St. Louis Cardinals fans who still miss Albert Pujols?

    Three years ago the beloved slugger spurned St. Louis and packed his bags for the sun-soaked west coast. He cashed in and spent the last two seasons playing in Los Angeles. He's struggled to regain his overpowering offensive form while his former club hasn't stopped making all the right personnel moves.

    April 7, 2014

  • MTV-DuQuoin baseball Rams knock off DuQuoin

    The middle of the Mt. Vernon batting order mashed the ball, and Brock Fulkerson silenced the Indians bats in an 8-3 Rams road win Friday.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports