Mt. Vernon Register-News


  • Dodgers edge Cards 1-0 on Turner's pinch single

    Pinch-hitter Justin Turner delivered an RBI single in the eighth inning off Adam Wainwright, and the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the StLouis Cardinals 1-0 Thursday night in their first meeting since last year's NL championship series.

    June 27, 2014

  • MTV-Bluford senior legion Mt. Vernon sweeps Bluford

    Mt. Vernon's Senior Legion squad won twice against Bluford on Thursday night.

    Mt. Vernon's Post 141 team beat Bluford's 1193 squad 7-0 in the opener before claiming a 10-0 victory in six innings.

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rockies end slide with 10-5 win over Cards

    Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer and drove in six runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the St.Louis Cardinals 10-5 on Tuesday night to snap a seven-game losing streak.

    June 25, 2014

  • Hines Sight: No one wants The Decision Part Deux

    LeBron James opted out today.

    That might be a bit of jargon for the casual sports fan. Basically, it means James is a free agent. Teams will court him inventively and intensely over the next few months.

    June 24, 2014

  • Lynn, Adams lead Cards to 8-0 win over Rockies

    Lance Lynn had such good stuff he could hardly be hit. Matt Adams was so dialed in at the plate he gave his pitcher all the offensive support he needed.

    June 24, 2014

  • DSC_0041.JPG JCSA Softball

    It's hot and it's summer time, which means the youth in Mt. Vernon are playing softball and baseball.

    June 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rams football focuses on summer work

    Summer might represent a down time for some, but the Rams football team will be working hard over the next few months.

    The goal is preparation for the season opener in August.

    June 11, 2014

  • Hines Sight: A sports year in review

    It's hard to believe the high school sports year has come to a close.

    Once again, the year stretched into June with a baseball team competing at the highest postseason level.

    June 10, 2014

  • Jake Pike Pike shares top baseball honor

    Jake Pike claimed co-Player of the Year in the South Seven Conference after a stellar season for the Rams baseball team this season.

    He shared the postseason award with Althoff's Luke Frazier.

    June 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Webber second at state Webber finishes second

    Webber's baseball team ran into a buzz saw in the 1A state title game Saturday.

    Crete Illinois Lutheran scored the opening seven runs on its way to a 12-2 victory over the Trojans in six innings. The Chargers seized a big early cushion with seven combined runs in the second and third innings.

    June 9, 2014 1 Photo

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