The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


April 27, 2014

Saturday's Local Scores


Game 2

Riverton Parke 9, Covington 6

Riverton Parke 			 015 001 2 — 9 8 3

Covington			 040 000 2 — 6 7 1

WP — Washington. LP — Taylar Hanson. Two or more hits — C: Ali Hollmes. 2B — C: Madi Hanson. RBIs — C: Taylar Hanson 2, Madi Hanson, Andi Taylor, Courtney Root, Lainey Holt.

Records — Covington 8-2 overall.


At Oxford, Ind.

Benton Central Tournament

At Oak Grove C.C. (Par 71)

Team results — 1. Harrison 314. 2. Benton Central 323, 3. Rossville 325, 4. McCutcheon 333, 5. Renssalaer 346, 6. Lafayette Central Catholic 350, 7. Delphi 351, 8. West Lafayette 354, 9. Twin Lakes 361, 10. Attica 369, 11. McCutcheon JV 381

Medalist — Grant Brettnacher (H) 72.

Attica (369) — Matt Oilar 81, Brady Sheridan 90, Damon DeSutter 97, Mackall Acheson 101, Sam Carlson 102, Josh Garrett 103


At Thorntown, Ind.

Western Boone 4, Fountain Central 1

Singles — Clare McGrady (FC) def. Kylie Dobbs 7-5, 6-3; Emma Schafer (WB) def. Hannah Cox 6-1, 7-5; Holly Osburn (WB) def. Alli Fay 4-6, 6-2, 10-1.

Doubles — Kaitlin Miller-Morgan Ragsdale (WB) def. Abby Moore-Jordan Lindquist 4-6, 6-2, 10-3; Teddy Keith-Bailey Stewart (WB) def. CJ Bowman-Chynna Yager 6-4, 6-3.

Rossville 3, Fountain Central 2

Singles — Brittyn Oliver (R) def. Clare McGrady 6-3, 6-0; Alli Fadness (R) def. Hannah Cox 7-5, 7-5; Alli Fay (FC) def. Mackenzie Oliver 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles — Abby Moore-Jordan Lindquist (FC) def. Holly Ware-Maddy Crow 6-2, 7-5; Paige Gibson-Hannah Oliver (R) def. CJ Bowman-Chynna Yager 4-6, 7-6 (5), 10-7.

Fountain Central 3, Danville 2

Singles — Anna Eschbach (D) def. Clare McGrady 6-2, 6-4; Sarah Stiers (D) def. Hannah Cox 6-2, 6-2; Alli Fay (FC) def. Sara Shaw 6-3, 6-4.

Doubles — Abby Moore-Jordan Lindquist (FC) def. Molly Dwyer-Marie Summers 6-0, 7-5; CJ Bowman-Chynna Yager (FC) won by forfeit.

Records — Fountain Central 5-4 overall.


At Canton

Game 1

Danville Area Community College 9, Spoon River College 0

DACC		102 300 102 — 9 17 1

Spoon River		 000 000 000 — 0 3 3

WP — Zach Anderson. LP — Holloway. Two or more hits — D: Cody Frazier 3, Logan Barnes 3, Brazon Wheeler 3, Nick Barrientos, Evan Brown SR: Neumann. 2B — D: Barnes 2. RBIs — D: Austin Calhoun 2, Jeff Woods 2, Frazier, Barnes, Aaron Kuper, Brown.

Game 2

Danville Area Community College 4, Spoon River 0

DACC			 002 011 0 — 4 7 1

Spoon River			 000 000 0 — 0 2 3

WP — AJ Childerson. LP — Danielson. Two or more hits — D: Nick Barrientos, Logan Barnes. RBIs — D: Cody Frazier, Tyler Minogue.

Records — DACC 27-13 overall, 16-6 in Mid-West Athletic Conference.

Text Only
  • Danville Post 210 Speakers fall to Rantoul CHARLESTON — Playing five games in five days finally took its toll on the Danville Post 210 Speakers.Rantoul’s Tanner McLain delivered a game-winning, two-out single to left to give his team a 6-5 victory over Danville in an elimination game of the F

    July 24, 2014

  • Juniors continue to play at Danville Tennis Open DANVILLE — The juniors were still on the court in the Greater Danville Tennis Open on Wednesday as three division titles were given out.Rachael Lewis won the girls 18 and under singles title with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Lauren Ellis, while the team of Er

    July 24, 2014

  • SPT- CN0723- Dans photo 2 Thurston gets first win DANVILLE — Getting those Ws is the goal of every pitcher.Danville’s Chase Thurston has been seeking his first collegiate victory all year. The former Danville High standout finally got it on Tuesday night when the Danville Dans defeated the Springfie

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT- CN0723 - Dustbowl photo 1 Shooting Stars sprint past MB Squad DANVILLE —Tuesday’s action from the Dustbowl at the David S. Palmer Arena featured two games in the Girls High School Division with two local teams — MB Squad and Shooting Stars — squaring off in round-robin play to advance to Sunday’s championship.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • Pitching boosts Speakers CHARLESTON — The Danville Post 210 Speakers’ pitching is coming along at the right time.With strong performances from Austin Millholland and Dalton Strawser, the Speakers defeated Piatt County 5-1 to move on in the Fourth Division Tournament.“The sto

    July 23, 2014

  • SPT - CN0722 - Post 210 Baseball photo 1 Speakers stay alive TILTON — Danville Post 210 baseball got their revenge Sunday afternoon and did it in style. After losing to Shelby County in the Fourth Division Tournament opener on Saturday, Danville had to win two games on Sunday if they wanted to advance and keep

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT - CN0722 - VCS photo Youth gets served at VCS Fan Appreciation Night OAKWOOD — The Vermilion County Speedway Fan Appreciation Night was more a spotlight for the youth on and off the track.While kids in the stands had bike races and decided the order for racers in certain feature races, there was a bunch of kids going

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Local Roundup: Dans drop third straight SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — Ninth-inning rallies are becoming the norm for the Danville Dans.Unfortunately, all three of the comebacks have failed to produce a victory.On Monday night, Danville shortstop Matt Henderson delivered a two-run single in the ninth

    July 22, 2014

  • No Headline Provided TODAYBasketballDustbowl at Palmer ArenaLegion BaseballFourth Division Tournament at Charleston: Danville Post 210 Speakers vs. Piatt County, 7:15 p.m.Prospect League BaseballSpringfield Sliders at Danville Dans, 6:30 p.m.TennisGreater Danville Open a

    July 22, 2014

  • Legion Baseball Galnce LEGION BASEBALLIllinois Fourth Division TournamentSaturday, July 19 scoresAt CharlestonGame 1 — Mattoon 14, Charleston 4Game 2 — Piatt County 14, Paris 0At DanvilleGame 3 — Rantoul 10, Lincoln 1Game 4 — Shelby County 1, Danville 0Sunday, July 20 scor

    July 22, 2014

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:

Must Read
AP Video
Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Gen. Odierno Discusses Ukraine, NATO at Forum Gaza Fighting Rages Amid Cease-Fire Efforts Mint Gives JFK Coin a Face-lift Creative Makeovers for Ugly Cellphone Towers Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast
NDN Video
LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot Samsung Pre-Trolls The IPhone 6 With New Ad Jimmy Kimmel Introduces His Baby Girl Swim Daily, Nina Agdal in the Cook Islands Guilty Dog Apologizes to Baby for Stealing Her Toy Prince George Turns 1 and is Already a Trendsetter Train Collides With Semi Truck Carrying Lighter Fluid Kanye West Tells-All on Wedding in "GQ" Interview Tony Dungy Weighs in on Michael Sam Scarlett Johansson Set To Marry In August New Star Wars Episode XII X-Wing Revealed Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB'