Mt. Vernon Register-News


April 29, 2013

Sports calendar


CHICAGO BEARS — Agreed to terms with RB Michael Ford, WRs Mark Harrison, Josh Lenz and Marcus Rucker, CBs Demontre Hurst and C.J. Wilson, C P.J. Lonergan, DTs Zach Minter and Brent Russell and P Tress Way.

DENVER BRONCOS — Agreed to terms with DEs Gary Mason Jr., John Youboty, WRs Kemonte’ Bateman, Quincy McDuffie and Lamaar Thomas, RB C.J. Anderson, LBs Uona Kaveinga, Lerentee McCray and Doug Rippy, P Ryan Doerr, G Manase Foketi, CB Aaron Hester, QB Ryan Katz, S Ross Rasner and TE Lucas Reed.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Agreed to terms with QB Jordan Rodgers, QB Matt Scott, DT T.J. Barnes, LB Maalik Bomar, CB Marcus Burley, OT R.J. Dill, LB Jeremiah Green, DE Paul Hazel, DT Arby Jones, WR Cole McKenzie, WR Jamal Miles, G Stephane Milhim, OT Jeff Nady, TE Ryan Otten, WR Tobais Palmer, FB Lonnie Pryor, TE Kyler Reed, LB LaRoy Reynolds, S Steven Terrell, LS Carson Tinker, OT Roderick Tomlin, CB Trey Wilson and LB Michael Zimmer.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Agreed to terms with QB Ryan Griffin, LB Eric Martin, LB Kevin Reddick, LB Rayford Shipman, LB Chase Thomas, DE Glenn Foster, TE Josh Hill, RB Shawne Alston, CB Ryan Lacy, CB Rod Sweeting, C Elliot Mealer, G Tim Lelito and TE Keavon Milton.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Agreed to terms with DBs Jahleel Addae, Greg Brown, Marcus Cromartie, Josh Johnson and Kenny Okoro, LBs Frank Beltre, Daniel Molls and Devan Walker, WRs Courtney Gardner and Luke Tasker, OTs Nick Becton and Randy Richards, TEs Ben Cotton and David Rolf, NTs Kwame Geathers and Byron Jerideau, RB Michael Hill and P Richard Kent.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Agreed to terms with WR Matt Austin, OT Alvin Bailey, DE Kenneth Boatright, LBs Craig Wilkins, Ramon Buchanan and John Lotulelei, S Ray Polk, G Jordon Roussos and RB Dominique Whaley.

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  • 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

  • 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

Tom Lindley Sports