The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Sports

January 20, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Mustangs win Bi-County wrestling crown

WEST LEBANON, Ind. —  Fountain Central had six individual champions and a 3-0 record to win the team title at the Bi-County Wrestling Tournament on Saturday.

Jaren Oakley (120 pounds), Alex Haddock (132), Matthew McMasters (138), Collin Strange (145), Trevor Loveall (160) and Alex Fay (285) won individual titles for the Mustangs.

Covington was second with a 2-1 team record and had champions in Nick Ratcliff (182), Karson Allen (195) and Dalton Hardy (220).

Seeger was third at 1-2 with titles from Jayme Stump (126), Jordan Horath (152) and Jack Kay (170) while Attica was 0-3 with Tanner Henry (106) and Nic Blondeel (113) winning titles.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL

Fountain Central 59

South Newton 32


VEEDERSBURG, Ind. — Sam and Ethan Woodrow each had 15 points as the Mustangs easily won at home.

Luke Davenport had 10 points and nine assists for Fountain Central, who took a 21-8 lead after the first quarter and had no problems afterward, while Brad Bowlus had six points and Kody Pierce added six.

The Mustangs are 12-2 and will face Faith Christian on Friday.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL

Danville 39

Normal Community 17


NORMAL — Alexus Jimson-Miller had 15 points with two assists as the Vikings cruised to a win over the Ironmen in Big 12 Conference action.

Jade Carter had eight points with seven rebounds for Danville, who was up 20-15 at halftime and 51-9 after the third quarter, while Michaela Jones had seven points with three steals and Breanna Keys added six points.

The Vikings will return home on Thursday to play Normal West in Big 12 Conference action.

PREP BOYS SWIMMING

Delzell wins for Danville


LOCKPORT — Jon Delzell won the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 22.48 as the Vikings took 10th as a team at the Lockport Invitational.

With the win, Delzell also won the Steve Allen plaque which goes to the 50 freestyle champion. Delzell also took third in the 100 free (49.02).

Tristian Wolfe was 12th in the 100 backstroke (1:01.35) and 13th in the 100 free (53.09) while Lucas Miller took 18th in the 100 backstroke (1:08.35) and Jordan Ledesma was 10th in diving.

The Vikings return home next Saturday for a meet with Charleston, Normal Community and Schlarman.

MEN’S COLLEGE

BASKETBALL

DACC 53

John Wood 45


DANVILLE — Defense was the order of the day as the Jaguars forced 22 turnovers and held the Trailblazers to only 36 percent from the field.

On offense, Chris Whitehead had 17points while Evan Blackmon had 12 and Derek Shouse added nine for DACC.

Also, freshman center Ronnie White had two blocks, breaking the 27-year old record for blocked shots in a season. White now had 57 blocks, beating Dean Oliphant’s 56 during the 1985-86 season and is just 25 blocks from the all-time career record of 82 by Matt Sisley.

The Jaguars are 15-3 ad 1-0 in Region 24 and will play the Rose Hulman Institute of Technology on Monday.

WOMEN’S COLLEGE

BASKETBALL

DACC 67

John Wood 55


DANVILLE — The Lady Jaguars fought back to take a 27-26 halftime lead and kept the lead for the rest of the game as they defeated John Wood.

Emily Montgomery had 15 points to lead DACC while Kamaren Cole had 12; Stephanie Lord added 10 and Hillary Lively scored nine.

The Lady Jaguars are 14-6 and 1-2 in Region 24 and will play Lincoln Land College on Wednesday in Springfield.

FEDERAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Danville 5

Williamsport 2


WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — For the second straight game, Dustin Skinner had a hat trick as the Dashers beat the Outlaws.

Skinner, who had three goals in Friday’s 7-2 win, also had two assists for Danville, while Ryan Stern and Justin Levac each had a goal and a assist. Henry Coxe had two assists while Ryan Huggett had one.

Justin Sand had 41 saves in goal for the Dashers, who will play Danbury today.

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • SPT- Cn0418 - Covington softball photo 2 Trojans cruise to victory COVINGTON, Ind. - The Covington softball team had a big first inning as they scored five runs on their way to defeating Attica 11-1. Attica threatened to score in the first, getting Karrah Pattengale to second, but they were unable to drive her home.

    April 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Lunger steps up for Buffaloes GEORGETOWN -- In only the second start of his career, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman pitcher Tyler Lunger pitched a five-hit complete game as the Buffaloes defeated Milford 8-2 on Thursday in Vermilion Valley Conference action. "I feel I threw well

    April 18, 2014

  • SPT - CN0418 - Danville boys tennis photo Maroons blitz young Vikings DANVILLE -- In the process of gaining experience, the Danville boys tennis team has taken a few lumps in the first few weeks of season. On Thursday afternoon, the Champaign Central Maroons delivered a few lessons to the younger Vikings with a 9-0 vic

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Peelman pitches no-hitter as Vikings beat Maroons CHAMPAIGN -- Alissa Peelman pitched a no-hitter as the Danville High School softball team beat Champaign Central 11-0 in five innings on Thursday in Big 12 Conference action. Peelman was also 3-of-4 with three RBIs for the Vikings while Mackenzie Kin

    April 18, 2014

  • Thursday's Local Scores PREP BASEBALL At Georgetown Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 8, Milford 2 Milford 101 000 0 -- 2 5 10 GRFC 200 141 x -- 8 8 3 WP -- Tyler Lunger. LP -- Clayton Rieches. Two or more hits -- GRFC: Dylan Bina, Ethan Silva. 2B

    April 18, 2014

  • SPT - CN0417 - Andy Bott photo Better late than never for Bott BISMARCK -- Marshall golf coach Matt Grobe completely surprised Bismarck-Henning standout Andy Bott with an e-mail earlier this year. Bott, who is a three-time all-stater for the Blue Devils, was preparing to attend Illinois Wesleyan in the fall. "Ou

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT- CN0417- Westville softball photo Nourie, Tigers beat Comets 20-4 in five inning game MUNCIE -- On a very windy day which made playing softball tough for both teams, Westville defeated Oakwood in five innings 20-4 with some good offensive production and a solid pitching performance from Stefanie Nourie. Nourie got her first win of the

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT- Cn0417 - Seeger baseball photo 2 Falcons make quick work of Pats WEST LEBANON, Ind. - North Vermillion sent 11 batters to the plate in the top of the first inning and scored seven runs en route to a 13-1 win over the homestanding Seeger Patriots. The visiting Falcons got five hits including doubles by Jordan West

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT - CN0417 - Local Roundup photo Salt Fork's Learnard pitches perfect game JAMAICA -- Salt Fork's Ross Learnard finally got back on the mound on Wednesday for the first time in a week and he did not disappoint, pitching a perfect game as the Salt Fork baseball team beat Schlarman Academy in five innings. "He had his breakin

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPT- CN0416 - NV softball photo 2 Patriots smash Falcons CAYUGA, Ind. - Seeger took an early lead, extended it and then kept North Vermillion at bay as the Patriots defeated the host Falcons 14-3 in five innings. The visitors scored one run in the top of the first inning and, after North Vermillion went do

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

E-edition
NCAA basketball
NJCAA Tourney Photos 2014


Check out the action at the NJCAA Division II National Men's Basketball Tournament March 18-22 at DACC. Buy photos from the Commercial-News here: http://smu.gs/1iCWKnP

Must Read
AP Video
NDN Video