Mt. Vernon Register-News


December 18, 2012

Sports Roundup 12-19

MT. VERNON — Marion edged Mt. Vernon’s wrestling team 33-31 Tuesday night.

Jacob Williamson (145 pounds), Chase Vosburgh (152), Alex Vosburgh (170), Tristan Penrod (195), Nolan Ford (220), Justin Armstrong (285), Kalen Roberts (106) and Quentin Favors (120) all recorded wins.

Mt. Vernon is 8-4 this season and travels to the Agenta Tournament on Friday, Dec. 28.

Girls basketball

Mt. Vernon 59, Marion 31

Aaliyah Palmer led the Lady Rams with 21 points. Hannah Owens added 15. Other scorers for Mt. Vernon were: Kelby Kujawa nine, Courtney Scarbrough five, Claire Ryan seven and Vicki Skobel two.

Mt. Vernon is 9-1 this season and 4-0 in the South Seven Conference.

Boys basketball

Woodlawn 73, Webber 19

Kris Harlow led Woodlawn with 14 points. Logan Isaac added 10. Ty Coleman and Jake Robinson both had eight each.

Ty Henderson led Webber with seven. Koaltin Dye had five.

Waltonville 41, Hamilton County 35

Trey Witges led the Spartans with 25. Jordan Hale added seven, and Austin Zahm had four.

Waltonville is 7-2 this season.

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  • Rams experience solid summer

    Fundamentals were a primary focus during the summer for the Rams basketball team.

    August 1, 2014

  • Hines Sight: Cards aggressive at deadline

    It's been a wild couple days for Cardinals fans.

    They've seen their team and management engage in a flurry of deadline trading activity unlike the past few seasons. St. Louis ripped off a deal a day in the two leading up to the deadline.

    July 31, 2014

  • Young Lady Rams gain vital summer experience

    This summer might have been more critical than usual for player development within the Lady Rams basketball program.

    We graduated six seniors, and we're not kidding ourselves in saying we're going to be veteran because we're not,” Mt. Vernon coach Jeff Lonnon said.

    July 29, 2014

  • Rams spend time at SIU football camp

    The Rams football team spent a little time away from their traditional summer practice setting at the end of last week.

    On Thursday close to three dozen sophomores, juniors and seniors traveled to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale for a football team camp. The camp, which included three other high schools, wrapped up Saturday.

    July 28, 2014

  • Hines Sight: St. Louis, Chicago bring exciting aspects into season

    St. Louis Rams and Chicago Bears fans have reasons to be excited for the upcoming football season.

    Both teams feature explosive young talent, who have a chance to dominate the league. Challenges also stand in their way.

    July 25, 2014

  • Sam Root award Root calls award 'humbling'

    Webber's baseball team capped the season with several individual honors, and coach Sam Root recently added to the postseason awards list.

    Root, who guided the Trojans to the 1A state finals in Peoria this spring, was named the Southern Illinois Baseball Coaches Association 1A Coach of the Year.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rays win 6th straight, 7-2 over Cardinals

     Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings and Yunel Escobar highlighted a five-run fifth inning with a two-run double to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-2 victory over the StLouis Cardinals on Tuesday night.

    July 22, 2014

  • MTV-Salem Junior Legion Salem ends Mt. Vernon's season

    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

Tom Lindley Sports