The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Sports

April 27, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Comet baseball rallies against Bearcats

OAKWOOD — Davin Miles hit a triple in the sixth and Cody McClintock drove him in with a single as the Oakwood baseball team got past Milford 5-4 in Vermilion Valley Conference action on Friday.

Miles, Cameron Cawley and Ryan Bott each had one RBI while Kaleb Thompson got the win on the mound for Oakwood, who is 9-4 and 6-2 in the VVC and will play Schlarman today.

Bis-Henn 2

GRFC 1


GEORGETOWN — Dylan Dodd had eight strikeouts and struck out the side in the seventh inning to clinch the game for the Blue Devils.

Dustyn Ingram had two hits and scored both runs for Bismarck-Henning; the first on a RBI hit by Kane Richmond and scored the second run on a passed ball.

The Blue Devils are 9-7 and will face Armstrong-Potomac on Monday.

Lucas Barham had two hits for Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman.

Salt Fork 12

A-P 0


JAMAICA — Noah Darr hit a home run and had two RBIs as the Storm beat the Trojans in five innings.

Garrett McFadden had three hits and two RBIs for Salt Fork while Cole Taylor had two RBIs and Ross Learnard, Cole Sanford and Max Stutsman each had one.

The Storm is 11-5 and 8-1 in the VVC and will play Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman today.

PREP SOFTBALL

Westville 6

Hoopeston Area 0


WESTVILLE — Kylie Lesko gave up only four hits on the mound and drove in a run at the plate as the Tigers shutout the Cornjerkers.

Ashley Hoffman, Morgan Gallion and Katie Swisher each had one RBI for Westville, who is 8-6 and 6-3 in the Vermilion Valley Conference and will play Milford for a makeup game today.

GRFC 5

Bis-Henn 1


GEORGETOWN — Megan Burris had two RBIs as the Buffaloes defeated the Blue Devils.

Catie Brandt and winning pitcher Lexi Silva each had one RBI for Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman while Brandt had two hits.

Lexi Ballard had the lone RBI for Bismarck-Henning.

Oakwood 13

Milford 1


MUNCIE — Kathleen Townsley and Madison Carleton each had three RBIs as the Comets beat the Bearcats in five innings.

Hannah Grubb had two RBIs for Oakwood while Kaylee Morgan, Somer Wells, Nikki Weyah, Makenzie Gayler and winning pitcher Breanna Wright each had one RBI.

The Comets are 3-11 and 2-5 in the VVC and will play Paris on Monday.

Seeger 18

N. Montgomery 6


CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — Rebecca Cloud had three hits and four RBIs as the Patriots won out in six innings over North Montgomery.

Tori Munson had two hits and three RBIs and Makenna Cronk had three hits and scored three runs for Seeger, who is 4-10.

PREP GIRLS TRACK

Storm takes fifth

at Monticello


MONTICELLO — Jenny Kimbro and Abby Nicholson each won an event as Salt Fork was fifth out of 19 teams as the Lady Sages Invitational.

Kimbro won the 100 meter hurdles (15.26 seconds) while Nicholson won the shot put (34 feet, 10¾ inches). Kimbro was also second in the long jump (16-6½) and third in the 300 hurdles (46.32).

Salt Fork’s Rachel Negangard was second in the discus (112-05) and fifth in the shot put (32-6) for the Storm while the 400 relay team took fourth (52.02).

Janelle Marion was third in the long jump for Schlarman Academy (15-10) while Summer Kitchens was sixth in the high jump (4-8) and Cheyenne Sadlek was sixth in the long jump (15-1½) for Oakwood.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • 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

E-edition
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: http://smu.gs/1iCWKnP

Must Read
AP Video
Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Obama Seeks Limits on US Company Mergers Abroad Large Family to Share NJ Lottery Winnings U.S. Flights to Israel Resume After Ban Lifted Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands
NDN Video
Bill Murray Continues To Be Just Bill Murray By Eating Some Free Bill Murray Ice Cream Deja vu: Another NYPD officer choke-holding a suspect Hillary Clinton Blamed Bill's Affair With Monica Lewinsky On Abuse He Suffered As A Child 'Fifty Shades of Grey': Watch the Super Sexy First Trailer Now! Reports: Ravens RB Ray Rice Suspended For 1st 2 Games Of The Season Chapter Two: Becoming a first-time director Air Algerie plane with 119 on board missing over Mali Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent Free Arturo - The World's Saddest Polar Bear A Look Back at Batman On Film Through The Years 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