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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  • Brian Gamber resigning as Spartans basketball coach

    Brian Gamber is resigning as Spartans basketball coach after two seasons.

    April 23, 2014

  • Boyd Ballard Ballard takes over Rams wrestling

    Boyd Ballard has wrestled at the highest levels and now he's taken over the Mt. Vernon program.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Woodlawn-Patoka baseball Patoka knocks off Woodlawn

    Patoka built an early cushion against the Cardinals and hung on for a 5-3 win.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Centralia baseball Rams outlast Orphans

    The offensive floodgates finally opened in the ninth inning for Mt. Vernon's baseball team.

    The Rams piled up six runs in the ninth inning to claim a 7-3 extra-inning victory Tuesday.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mt. Vernon looks to move quickly on basketball opening

    The summer is a critical time period in the development of a high school athlete.

    With the resignation of Mt. Vernon boys basketball coach Scott Gamber becoming official at Monday's school board meeting, Mt. Vernon will look to move quickly to fill the position with summer workouts approaching. MVTHS principal Wes Olson said Tuesday the school will try to have a candidate at the May board meeting.

    April 22, 2014

  • Gamber resigns as Rams coach

    Scott Gamber has resigned as Rams basketball head coach after six seasons.

    April 21, 2014

  • Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in triple overtime

    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.

    April 18, 2014

  • 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

Tom Lindley Sports