Mt. Vernon Register-News


April 19, 2013

Sports calendar



Woodlawn at Webber 4:30 p.m.

Waltonville at Hamilton County 4:30 p.m.


Okawville at Waltonville 4:30 p.m.

Girls track

Mt Vernon at Marion Invitational 4 p.m.

Boys track

Mt. Vernon at Mascoutah Invitational 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 20


Webber at NCOE (doubleheader) 10 a.m.


Woodlawn at Sparta Tournament

Waltonville at Nashville 9 a.m.

Girls soccer

Mt. Vernon at Harrisburg 11 a.m.

Boys track

Mt. Vernon at Edwardsville 10 a.m.StrokeStyle/$ID/Japanese Dots


American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 10 4 .714 —

New York 8 5 .615 1½

Baltimore 7 7 .500 3

Toronto 6 9 .400 4½

Tampa Bay 5 9 .357 5

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 9 5 .643 —

Kansas City 8 6 .571 1

Chicago 7 8 .467 2½

Minnesota 6 7 .462 2½

Cleveland 5 8 .385 3½

West Division

W L Pct GB

Oakland 12 4 .750 —

Texas 9 6 .600 2½

Seattle 6 10 .375 6

Los Angeles 4 10 .286 7

Houston 4 11 .267 7½

Wednesday’s Games

Kansas City 1, Atlanta 0

Oakland 7, Houston 5


American League

N.Y. Yankees 4, Arizona 3

Boston 6, Cleveland 3

Tampa Bay 6, Baltimore 2

Chicago White Sox 7, Toronto 0

Texas at Chicago, ppd., rain

L.A. Angels at Minnesota, ppd., rain

Detroit 2, Seattle 1, 14 innings

Thursday’s Games

Chicago Cubs 6, Texas 2

Detroit at Seattle, 3:40 p.m.

Arizona at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m.

Boston at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.

Chicago White Sox at Toronto, 7:07 p.m.

Friday’s Games

L.A. Dodgers (Ryu 2-1) at Baltimore (Hammel 2-1), 7:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees (Pettitte 2-0) at Toronto

(Morrow 0-1), 7:07 p.m.

Kansas City (Shields 1-2) at Boston (Buchholz 3-0), 7:10 p.m.

Oakland (Anderson 1-2) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 1-1), 7:10 p.m.

Seattle (J.Saunders 1-1) at Texas (Darvish 2-1), 8:05 p.m.

Cleveland (Myers 0-2) at Houston (Harrell 0-2), 8:10 p.m.

Minnesota (Worley 0-2) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 2-1), 8:10 p.m.

Detroit (Ani.Sanchez 2-0) at L.A. Angels (Hanson 1-1), 10:05 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

N.Y. Yankees at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.

Kansas City at Boston, 1:10 p.m.

Detroit at L.A. Angels, 3:05 p.m.

Minnesota at Chicago White Sox, 3:05 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.

Cleveland at Houston, 7:10 p.m.

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  • 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

  • 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

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