The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


June 16, 2013

Saturday's local scores and glances


Prospect League Glance

All Times Central

Overall standings

East Division    W    L    GB

Chillicothe Paints    10    7    —

Butler Blue Sox    10    7    —

Richmond RiverRats    9    8    1

West Virginia Miners    9    8    1

Lorain Ironmen    7    10    3

Slippery Rock Sliders    6    11    4

West Division    W    L    GB

Terre Haute Rex    10    5    —

Quincy Gems    9    5    ½

Danville Dans    9    5    ½

Hannibal Cavemen    6    9    4½

Springfield Sliders    3    13    8½

Tuesday’s scores

Butler 2, Chillicothe 0

Richmond 7, Lorain 3, 10 innings

West Virginia 6, Slippery Rock 3

Danville 5, Springfield 4, 10 innings

Terre Haute 9 Hannibal 4.

Wednesday’s scores

Chillicothe 7, Butler 5

Terre Haute 5, Hannibal 4.

Lorain 10, Richmond 4

Slippery Rock 5, West Virginia 3

Quincy 8, Springfield 3

Thursday’s scores

Butler 3, Lorain 2, 14 innings

Danville 7, Hannibal 6, game 1

Danville 6, Hannibal 5, game 2

Chillicothe at West Virginia, ppd.

Richmond 8, Slippery Rock 4

Quincy 4, Springfield 0

Friday’s games

Chillicothe 8, West Virginia 2, game 1

West Virginia 1, Chillicothe 0, game 2

Butler 8, Lorain 0

Richmond 6, Slippery Rock 1

Terre Haute 3, Springfield 0

Danville 11, Quincy 2

Saturday’s games

Butler 4, Slippery Rock 3

Chillicothe 7, Lorain 0

West Virginia 9, Richmond 0

Danville 5, Terre Haute 4, 15 innings

Hannibal at Quincy, postponed

Sunday’s games

Danville at Terre Haute, 4:30 p.m.

Butler at Slippery Rock, 5:05 p.m.

Lorain at Chillicothe, 5:05 p.m.

West Virginia at Richmond, 5:05 p.m.

Springfield at Hannibal, 7:05 p.m.

Monday’s games

Quincy at Terre Haute, 6:05 p.m.

Hannibal at Springfield, 6:35 p.m.

Tuesday’s games

Butler at Lorain, 6:05 p.m.

Chillicothe at West Virginia, 6:05 p.m.

Richmond at Slippery Rock, 6:05 p.m.

Quincy at Springfield, 6:35 p.m.

Danville at Hannibal, 7:05 p.m.

Wednesday’s games

Lorain at Butler, 5:35 p.m.

Quincy at Danville (2), 6 p.m.

Chillicothe at West Virginia, 6:05 p.m.

Richmond at Slippery Rock, 6:05 p.m.

Terre Haute at Springfield, 6:35 p.m.



At Douglas Park, Danville

As of June 13

Danville Horseshoe Club

Team standings    W    L

Englum Grain    15    3

Cross Construction    11.5    6.5

Bratland’s RX Shop    11    7

MLL    10    8

Block Drywall & Painting    8    10

Royal Horseshoe Club    5.5    12.5

Drummond Electric    2    16

High 50-Shoe Games

Bob Vandiver    126    117    116    

Lannie Robison    109    103    89    

Bob Block    106    105    105    

John Blakeney    88    84    77    

Larry Burgess    88    69        

Butch Meeker    88    64    64    

Cliff Dupree    80    72    64    

Glen Laird    75    62    

Herb Osterbur    64        

Martin Drummond    60            

Ernie Newell    60  

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