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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    A sacrifice fly made the difference in Salem's 1-0 win against the Post 141 Junior Legion team Monday.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Breese shuts down Mt. Vernon

    Post 141's Junior Legion team lost 4-0 to the Breese Gray Post 976 squad on Sunday in the district title game.

    July 20, 2014

  • Juniors top Salem

    An early lead and strong pitching propelled the Post 141 Junior Legion team to a 3-1 win over Salem in the district tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon.

    July 19, 2014

  • 7-19 jr. legion cut Lyday shuts out Bluford MT. VERNON — Jeremiah Lyday went the distance and Mt. Vernon’s Jr. Legion squad did just enough offensively to advance in the district tournament at Brennan Klein Field on Friday.Lyday scattered three hits and recorded six strikeouts as Post 141 shut

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • cardinals.jpg Holliday powers Cardinals past Dodgers, 3-2

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0002.JPG Basketball camp concludes at Changnon

    About 75 kids in the Mt. Vernon region participated in an offensive skills basketball camp this week at Changnon Gym.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • trout.jpg Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and then delivered two final All-Star hits.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0001.JPG Post 141 falls at Centralia

    CENTRALIA — Centralia broke a 6-6 deadlock with a four-run outburst in the seventh inning to take a 10-7 West Division Senior Legion victory over Mt. Vernon on Tuesday.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brewers maintain lead heading to break

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The end of a seven-game losing streak lifted the spirits of the Milwaukee Brewers.

    July 14, 2014

  • Cardinals rally from 6 down, beat Brewers 7-6

     Matt Holliday hit a solo homer with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez, completing the StLouisCardinals comeback from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 win Friday night over Milwaukee.

    July 11, 2014

Tom Lindley Sports