The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


December 8, 2013

Danville boys swimmers win opening home triangular


Taylor Rademacher had nine points for Seeger, who was leading 31-22 at halftime, while Cara Fowler and Patience Darling each had seven and Kiley Swisher added five.

The Patriots will take on Riverton Parke on Thursday.

Covington 53, Clinton Central 22

COVINGTON, Ind. — Avery Chezem had 21 points as the Trojans had no problems with Clinton Central.

Andi Taylor had 12 points for Covington, who had a 28-6 lead at halftime, while Abby White had seven, Regan Foster had six and Kendra Wallace added five.

The Trojans are 5-2 and will play Bismarck-Henning on Tuesday.


Bis-Henn gets five winners in Covington

COVINGTON, Ind. — Even though the Blue Devils only won one match at the Covington Invitational, they did get pick up five individual winners.

Devin Cartwright (106 pounds), Davin Huber (132), Tyler Pasley (152), Jarod Noel (182) and Jesse Jennings (285) each won title for Bismarck-Henning, who defeated Turkey Run 41-12.

Covington had one champion with Dalton Kovacic taking the title at 113 while West Vigo ended up winning the team title.

Seeger gets three titles at Fountain Central

VEEDERSBURG, Ind. — Both the Patriots and host Mustangs ended up at 3-2 at the Fountain Central Wrestling Invitational.

Seeger had three indvidual winners in Quentin Johnston (120 pounds), Caleb Hanthorne (132) and Jordan Horath (152) while Fountain Central had one in Jaren Oakley (126).

Both teams were in a three-way tie in second place with South Vermillion behind team champion West Lafayette’s 5-0 mark. North Vermillion was 0-5 for the day.


Schlarman seventh-graders make state finals

NORMAL — The Hilltoppers defeated Augusta Southeastern in the IESA Class 7A quarterfinal 36-32 before defeating Springfield Christian 46-24 in the semifinals to advance to Thursday’s title game.

In the semifinal, Anaya Peoples had 16 points as Schlarman Academy jumped out to a 34-12 halftime lead and was up 46-21 after the third quarter. Capria Brown had 14 while Chian Scott had eight and Carrigan Gard and Cecelia Damilano each scored four.

The quarterfinal game was closer as the Hilltoppers held out a fourth quarter rally by Augusta Southeastern to advance. Peoples had 26 points while Brown had six and Scott and Damilano each had two.

The Hilltoppers are 21-0 and will play Bartonville Monroe for the title at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday at Normal Chiddix Junior High School.

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  • SPT- CN0822 - HA photo 2 New era for HA, Schlarman HOOPESTON — A new era for Hoopeston Area and Schlarman Academy begins this year as they have combined forces for the upcoming Vermilion Valley Conference football season. The nine-game schedule has five home games this year and both schools will host

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  • Devils find their first opponent BISMARCK — After Chicago Hawkins dropped football, the Bismarck-Henning football team was hoping to fill a slot for Aug. 30 and it is now filled.The Blue Devils will start the season on the road with a trip to Carmi-White County High School at 2 p.m.

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  • Thursday's Local Sports Scores PREP BOYS GOLF At Gibson City At Railside G.C. (Par 36) Team results — 1. Bismarck-Henning 166, 2. Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 172 Medalist — David Warren (BH) 35. Bismarck-Henning (166) — Warren 35, Hunter Keigh 40, Josh Heidrick 44, Noah Campbell 47

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  • SPT - CN0821 - GeoRF photo 1 Realizing potential GEORGETOWN — Ask almost anyone in Vermilion County about the Georgetown-Ridge Farm football team and the typical response you will get will talk about their talent.And this season is no different.The Buffaloes return 10 starters from last year’s play

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  • Vikings compete in Classic BLOOMINGTON — The Danville boys golf team ended up 22nd as a team at the Raider Classic at the Den Golf Course on WednesdayReed Krynski led the Vikings with a score of 91 on the par 72 course, with Christian Montgomery scoring a 97, Tristan Wolfe an

    August 21, 2014

  • SPT - CN0820 - BisHenn photo 1 Going the extra mile BISMARCK — Bismarck-Henning coach Mark Dodd has really enjoyed the last few years.Not just because of the two straight Vermilion Valley Conference titles and a almost three-year unbeaten run in regular season action, but because of working with playe

    August 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • LOCAL ROUNDUP: Trojans defeat Chargers in volleyball opener CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — It took all five sets but the Covington Lady Trojans opened the year with a hard-fought 24-26, 25-22, 25-21, 19-25, 16-14 victory over the North Montgomery Chargers in prep volleyball action on Tuesday night.Brooke Ahrens led t

    August 20, 2014

  • SPT - CN0819 - Seeger photo 1 Patriots make changes WEST LEBANON, Ind. – Success for the Seeger Patriot football team this season will depend on two things.They will rely on technique and teamwork to reach their goals.“We’ve got a little bit of size, a little bit of speed and a few guys with a lot of

    August 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • B-H's Warren claims Urbana Kick-Off Classic URBANA — Bismarck-Henning’s David Warren kicked off his senior season in style, winning the Urbana Kick-Off Classic at the Urbana Country Club.Warren shot a 4-over 76 to earn a one-stroke victory over Champaign Centennial’s Isaac Overman (77), while

    August 19, 2014

  • SPT - CN0817 - North Vermillion photo 1 Trying to fill big holes CAYUGA, Ind. — Brayden Woodard and his senior teammates on the 2013 North Vermillion football team left their mark on the Wabash River Conference.The Falcons won back-to-back undefeated league titles and they enter this season with a 15-game winning

    August 17, 2014 2 Photos

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