The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


May 14, 2014

Tuesday's Local Scores


At Champaign

Champaign Central 9, Danville 2

Danville			 001 010 0 — 2 2 2

Central				521 010 x — 9 11 3

WP — Altmyer. LP — Mike Vascura (1-5). Two or more hits — D: Austin West C: Ailtis, Barger. 2B — C: Ailtis. RBIs — D: West C: Barger 4, Ailtis 2.

Records — Danville 6-17 overall

At Jamaica

Salt Fork 12, Bismarck-Henning 1

Bis-Henn			 100 00 — 1 2 7

Salt Fork 			 415 2x — 12 4 0

WP — Ross Learnard. LP — Austin Reffett. Two or more hits — SF: Noah Darr. HR — BH: Dylan Dodd; SF: Garrett McFadden. RBIs — BH: Dodd SF: Darr 2, Cole Taylor 2, McFadden 2, Cole Sanford, Colton Baird.

Records — Salt Fork 21-2 overall, 15-0 in Vermilion Valley Conference.


At Armstrong

Bismarck-Henning 15, Armstrong-Potomac 1

Bis-Henn 			 260 43 — 15 15 0

A-P			 101 811 x — 1 5 0

WP — Phoenix Lacombe. LP — Morgan Zindars. Two or more hits — BH: Lani Andrews 3, Emmie Hawkins, Lindsey Andrews, Lacombe, Ella Nelson, Brittany Ribbe, Maddie Winkler, AP: Ashley Gayheart. 2B — BH: Nelson, Lindsey Andrews, Carley Shepard. 3B — BH: Lani Andrews. HR — BH: Ribbe, Lacombe. RBIs — BH: Lacombe 3, Ribbe, Lani Andrews, Lindsey Andrews, Winkler, Shepart AP: Johnnna Bruens.


At Attica, Ind.

Bi-County Tournament

At Harrison Hills G.C. (Par 72)

Team results — 1. Covington 370, 2. Attica 376, 3. Fountain Central 387, 4. Seeger 430

Medalist — Chance Howard (S) 85.

Covington (370) — Ethan Snyder 87, Jansen Applegate 88, Tyler Hankins 90, Grady Hilge 105

Attica (376) — Matt Oilar 89, Damon Desutter 91, Sam Carlson 96, Mackall Acheson 100, Brady Sheridan 107.

Fountain Central (387) — Issac Stonebreaker 93, Tyler Hoagland 94, Conner Hudson 103, Christian Hunt 108

Seeger (430) — Howard 85, Cory Bryant 97, Kolton Perry 104, Jacob Jernagen 144


At Danville Tennis Center

Urbana 5, Danville 1

Singles — Colin Wind (D) def. Sami Messai, 7-5, 6-1; Chang-hee Lee (U) def. Kevin Lichtenberger, 6-4, 6-1; Macio Zelip (U) def. Jackson Mallady, 6-1, 6-2; Matthew Peterson (U) def. Cole Cunningham, 6-0, 6-0; Akena Sponsler (U) def. John Crandall, 6-1, 6-2; Grant Allen (U) def. Amir Abdur-Rahim, 6-0, 6-1.

Doubles — postponed by weather.

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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