Mt. Vernon Register-News


May 2, 2013

Sports briefs

Rams rock Cahokia

Mt. Vernon’s baseball team beat Cahokia 10-1 Wednesday.

Landon Thomas was the winning pitcher for the Rams. He threw a complete game and fanned 12 batters.

At the plate, Thomas had two hits and three RBI. Jake Pike added four hits and two RBI. Trevor Flota finished with a pair of hits.

Cahokia’s only run of the game came in the opening inning.

Mt. Vernon is 23-5 this season and 7-1 in South Seven Conference action.

Lady Rams finish 4th at South Seven meet

Mt. Vernon’s girls track team placed fourth at the recent South Seven Conference meet held in Cahokia.

Aaliyah Palmer tied a school record in the shot put and the team finished with 14 personal bests.

Palmer threw the shot put 39 feet, six and a half inches and finished second overall. Palmer was also second in the discus with a throw of 111 feet, four inches.

Charde Golliday was second in the 400 meters (1:00.5), fourth in the 200 meters (26.39 seconds), fifth in the 100 meters (12.55 seconds) and fifth in long jump (16 feet, nine and a half inches).

The 3,200 meter relay team of Ashley Paulson, Camilla Bauer, Zoe Mattingly and Rebecca Rexing won with a time of 11:11.36.

The 1,600 meter relay team of Paulson, Allie Skobel, Rexing and Kaelynn Hendricks was fourth (4:53.76).

Fifth-place finishers were: Ashley Henry in the shot put (89 feet, four inches), Paulson in the 800 meters (2:44.8), Bauer in the 1,600 meters (6:10.15) and Paulson in the 300 hurdles (57.04).

Cardinals edge Grayville

Woodlawn’s baseball team beat Grayville 10-8 Wednesday.

Garrett Minks was the winning pitcher for the Cardinals. He thew five innings and had four strikeouts.

Brendan Petersen and Minks had two hits and two RBI each for Woodlawn. Logan Isaac added four hits.

Woodlawn is 13-6 this season and hosts Patoka today.

Nashville upends Lady Cardinals

Woodlawn’s softball team lost 15-0 to Nashville on Wednesday.

Text Only
  • 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