Mt. Vernon Register-News

Sports

April 19, 2013

Sports briefs

Rams gridiron club to meet

The Rams Gridiron Club will meet Monday.

The club meeting will be at 6:45 p.m. in the football meeting room at the stadium.

Lady Rams finish second in triangular

Mt. Vernon’s girls track team placed second in in a triangular meet with Mascoutah and O’Fallon.

The Lady Rams finished with 60 points. O’Fallon won with 118, and Mascoutah had 57 points.

Charde Golliday won a trio of events. Golliday won the 100 meters in a time of 12.58 seconds. She also was victorious in the 200 meters with a time of 26.79 seconds. Golliday won the long jump with a leap of 37 feet, six inches.

Aaliyah Palmer was the winner in the shot put with a throw of 37 feet, six inches.

Second-place finishers were: Abbie Thompson in the 800 meters in a time of 2:33.7 and Thompson in the long jump with a leap of 14 feet, nine inches; Ashley Paulson in the 300 hurdles in a time of 56.78 seconds and the 1,600 meter relay team of Paulson, Thompson, Kaelynn Hendricks and Charde Golliday in a time of 4:36.06.

Mt. Vernon girls track places seventh at Mascoutah

The Lady Rams track team finished with 53 points in the recent Mascoutah Invitational.

Mt. Vernon placed seventh out of nine teams. Freeburg won the invitational with 148 points.

Charde Golliday won the 200 meters in a time of 27.92 seconds. Golliday was also second in the long jump and 400 meters.

Aaliyah Palmer placed third in the shot put and discus. Abbie Thompson was third in the 800 meters.

Allie Skobel was fifth in the 3,200 meters in a time of 13:37.72.

Lady Devils compete in Carmi Invite

The Sesser-Valier/Waltonville girls track team finished the Carmi Invitational with 28 points.

The Lady Devils finished with a pair of second-place finishes.

Emily VanDeveer was second in the high jump with a leap of 4 feet, 10 inches. The 1,600 meter relay team of Kristen Wylie, Savannah Boles, Michelle Ort and Chelsea Miller was second in a time of 4:44.

The 800 meter relay team of Wylie, Boles, Ort and Miller finished third in a time of 1:56.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP

    Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St.Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.

    August 19, 2014

  • Benton edges Rams

    The Rams golf team took to the course for its second golf match in as many days Tuesday afternoon.

    Benton edged the Rams by a stroke at Green Hills Golf Course – 173 to 174.

    August 19, 2014

  • Cardinals beat Reds in 10 innings

    Jhonny Peralta's 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to give the St.Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.

    August 18, 2014

  • South 7 Preview Rams place third at Preview

    Golfers around the state have been practicing for less than a week. Monday, five South Seven teams competed in the conference preview match at Green Hills Golf Course.

    August 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lynn, Cardinals beat Padres for 3rd straight win

    Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the StLouis Cardinals defeated the San Diego Padres 4-2 Friday night for their third straight win.

    August 15, 2014

  • Hines Sight: Rams have reason for optimism

    The other day I picked up a piece of paper and scanned it up and down.

    The piece of paper was Mt. Vernon's football playoff roster from the last season.

    August 12, 2014

  • MTV first practice Rams return

    Gray and orange clad Rams football players sprinted around the team's practice field Monday afternoon.

    It's something that's been happening intermittently for several weeks throughout the summer.

    August 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hines Sight: Seahawks won't repeat

    I'm going to leap out on a limb and say the Seattle Seahawks won't win a second consecutive Super Bowl title this season.

    August 8, 2014

  • Cardinals use Wainwright to beat Red Sox 5-2

    Adam Wainwright recovered from a shaky start to earn his 14th win, tying for the major league lead, and rookie Kolten Wong homered twice to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night.

    August 7, 2014

  • Trapshooters claim national title

    Coach Dave Schaefer calls it the Super Bowl of trapshooting.

    Around 1,600 participants gathered in Sparta for the AIM Grand Championships earlier this week. Waltonville Trapshooting was among the teams competing, and claimed the Junior Class D National team title. The event involves teams from a variety of states and provided the year-old trapshooting program with a memorable moment.

    August 7, 2014

Tom Lindley Sports