Mt. Vernon Register-News


May 1, 2013

Sports briefs

Woodlawn rips Sandoval baseball

Woodlawn’s baseball team knocked off Sandoval 13-3.

Matt Kennedy was the winning pitcher for Woodlawn. He finished with a strikeout and allowed five hits.

Derek Kehrer had a hit and three RBI. Brendan Petersen added a hit and three RBI. Logan Isaac finished with a hit and an RBI.

Woodlawn is 12-6 this season and travels to Grayville today.

Rams tennis falls to Centralia

Mt. Vernon’s boys tennis team lost 8-1 to Centralia on Tuesday.

Aaron Burge was the lone winner for the Rams in singles action.

Mt. Vernon is 7-3 this season and hosts Effingham on Thursday.

Lady Devils win four events

The Sesser-Valier/Waltonville girls track team recorded four wins at West Frankfort.

Chelsea Miller won the 100 meters (12.86 seconds). Other wins were: the 800 meter relay team of Savannah Boles, Michelle Ort, Emily VanDeveer and Miller (1:51); VanDeveer in the high jump (4 feet, 8 inches) and Rae Lappin in the triple jump (32 feet, 10 inches).

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  • Woodlawn-Odin softball Woodlawn tops Odin

    The Lady Cardinals used late offense to put Tuesday's softball matchup with Odin out of reach.

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  • MTV-Breese Central girls soccer Breese Central drops Mt. Vernon

    A trio of first-half goals were enough for Breese Central to top the Lady Rams soccer team 3-1 Monday.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Claire Ryan signing Lady Rams guard signs with Welch

    Claire Ryan has functioned like a coach on the basketball court the past several seasons for the Lady Rams.

    Ryan, who has been the team's point guard the past two years, signed with Welch College in Nashville, Tenn. on Friday.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Carbondale baseball Rams rally for win

    The Rams baseball team scored a pair of late runs to beat Carbondale 6-5 Thursday.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • MTV-Carbondale softball Lady Rams fall to Lady Terriers

    The Lady Rams softball team knocked out several hits but could never string together a solid rally in a 9-0 loss to Carbondale on Thursday.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mt. Vernon boys track Rams win quad meet

    Robert Grider etched his name in the Rams track and field record book Wednesday.

    The senior sprinter broke the 200 meter school record and tied the 100 meter mark in Mt. Vernon's win over Marion, Salem and Carbondale.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mt. Vernon-Marion baseball Marion shuts down Mt. Vernon

    Chandler Ream foiled the Rams offense all game Tuesday.

    Ream threw a one-hitter against Mt. Vernon, and Marion emerged with a 1-0 win in both teams South Seven Conference opener.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Shakari Hawkins Hawkins headed to RLC

    The Rams top scorer from this season is headed to Rend Lake College.

    Shakari Hawkins signed with the college on Tuesday afternoon.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hines Sight: Cardinals reap rewards

    Are there any St. Louis Cardinals fans who still miss Albert Pujols?

    Three years ago the beloved slugger spurned St. Louis and packed his bags for the sun-soaked west coast. He cashed in and spent the last two seasons playing in Los Angeles. He's struggled to regain his overpowering offensive form while his former club hasn't stopped making all the right personnel moves.

    April 7, 2014

  • MTV-DuQuoin baseball Rams knock off DuQuoin

    The middle of the Mt. Vernon batting order mashed the ball, and Brock Fulkerson silenced the Indians bats in an 8-3 Rams road win Friday.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports