The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


May 17, 2014

Friday's Local Scores


At Georgetown

Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 5, Oakwood 1

Oakwood 000 010 0 — 1 7 4

GRFC 000 041 x — 5 4 0

WP — Dylan Cosat. LP — Blake Vinson. Two or more hits — O: Kyle Girton GRFC: Rylee Goodwin. 2B — GRFC: Goodwin. RBIs — O: Vinson GRFC: Goodwin 2, Conor Steinbaugh, Dustin Campbell.

Records — GRFC 16-7, 12-4 in Vermilion Valley Conference.

At Danville

Champaign Central 13, Danville 0

Central 511 204 — 13 13 0

Danville 000 000 — 0 2 4

WP — Bogner. LP — Dylan Marble. Two or more hits — C: Beesley, Mapes. 2B — D: Zach Mittman, Noah Nelson. RBIs — C: Beesley 3, Mapes 2.

Records — Danville 6-18 overall.


At Georgetown

Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 18, Oakwood 5

Oakwood 140 00 — 5 3 2

GRFC 02(15) 1x — 18 14 3

WP — Lexi Silva. LP — Kylie Harden. Two or more hits — GRFC: Brittany Hay 3, Silva 3, Tristyn Mingee, Macey Alexander. 2B — GRFC: Silva 2, Hay, Mingee, Alexander 3B — GRFC: Megan Burris. HR — O: Hannah Grubb (GS), GRFC: Lee Ann Conrad. RBIs — O: Grubb 4 GRFC: Burris 3, Alexander 3, Conrad 2, Silva 2, Mingee 2, Haley Hardin 2, Shay Yates, Hay.

Records — GRFC 12-15 overall, 6-8 in Vermilion Valley Conference.

At Hoopeston

Milford 9, Hoopeston Area 3

Milford 060 012 0 — 9 8 6

Hoopeston Area000 200 1 — 3 3 4

WP — Mindy Garrelts. LP — Rylee Martin. Two or more hits — M: Garrelts, Kylie Thrush. 2B — M: Garrelts HA: Annie Goble. RBIs — M: Garrelts 4, Alissa Totheroh, Erin McNally, Sierra Fanning, HA: Goble 2, Madi Pickett.

Records — Milford 10-14 overall, 4-11 in Vermilion Valley Conference, Hoopeston Area 10-9, 7-6.


From Thursday

At Fred Carlton Field, Bloomington

Big 12 Conference Championships

Team scores — 1. Bloomington 142, 2. Danville 134, 3. Normal West 128, 4. Champaign Centennial 67, 5. Normal Community 46, 6. Champaign Central 26, 7. Decatur MacArthur 12, 8. Urbana 3, 9. Decatur Eisenhower 0.

Individual results

100 meters — 1. Leland Groves (West) 11.13; 2. Cary Lockhart (Bloomington) 11.16, 3. Trent Sherfield (Danville) 11.18, 4. Kyonn Keith (Bloomington) 11.22, 5. Jeremiah Peoples (Centennial) 11.49; 6. Devince Lewis (MacArthur) 11.50.

200 — 1. Cary Lockhart (Bloomington) 22.39; 2. Kyonn Keith (Bloomington) 22.70, 3. Trent Sherfield (Danville) 23.06, 4. Leland Groves (West) 23.25, 5. Phillip Hassell (Centennial) 23.27, 6. Easton Schaber (Normal) 23.35.

400 — 1. Jonathon Warren (Bloomington) 49.84, 2. Jelani Day (Danville) 50.47, 3. Dajour Forrest (West) 50.70, 4. Trent Sherfield (Danville) 50.78, 5. Carey Ferguson (Bloomington) 51.69, 6. Yansay Williams (West) 52.40.

800 — 1. Johnny Leverenz (Danville) 2:00.17, 2. Alex Hillegass (West) 2:00.97, 3. Andrew Bates (Normal) 2:01.29, 4. Jared Collier (Bloomington) 2:02.07, 5. Keith Lee (Urbana) 2:02.55, 6. Nick Romito (Urbana) 2:03.52.

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