The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Sports

January 25, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Toppers beat down Buffaloes

DANVILLE — Andrew Kelly had 20 points as the Schlarman boys basketball team defeated Georgetown-Ridge Farm 58-35 on Friday in Vermilion Valley Conference action.

Austin Calhoun had 12 points for the Hilltoppers, who was up 10-7 after the first quarter and pulled away for good in the second for a 27-15 lead, while Chris Kuchefski had 10, Michael Simmons had eight and Gannon Hughes added six.

Kyle Coburn and Dylan Bina each had seven points for the Buffaloes while Garrett Martin added five.

Chrisman 59

A-P 45


ARMSTRONG — Austin Merritt had 20 points as the Cardinals defeated the Trojans.

Ty Bolen had 18 points for Chrisman, who put the game away in the fourth with a 21-13 edge, while Tyler Lunger had nine points.

Blake Davis had 13 points to lead Armstrong-Potomac while Dentler Loschen had 12, Corey Buhr had eight and Shawn Johnson added seven.

Seeger 61

Benton Central 59


WILLIAMSPORT, Ind. — Nathan DeVillez had 25 points as the Patriots got past Benton Central in overtime.

Borden Kennedy had 13 points for Seeger, who was down 26-15 at halftime, but scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to force overtime, while Caleb Orahood had 12 points and Zach Stitt and Issac Foxen each had five.

Fountain Central 79

Faith Christian 24


VEEDERSBURG, Ind. — Ethan Woodrow had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Mustangs crushed Faith Christian.

Koby Pierce had 17 points for Fountain Central, who had a 44-10 halftime lead, while Luke Davenport had 13, Kiowa Simonton had eight and Clayton Corey, Sam Woodrow and Michael Duane each added six.

Attica 87

Clinton Central 63


MICHIGANTOWN, Ind. — Kenny Little had 27 points, 11 rebounds, three steals and three assists as the Red Ramblers got past Clinton Central.

Brady Sheridan had 22 points for Attica, while Keetin Arnold had 15 and JR Dunwell added eight.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL

Salt Fork 46

Hoopeston Area 41


HOOPESTON — Taylor Vice had 10 points as the Storm scored 12 points in overtime to get the win over Hoopeston Area.

Kalyn Learnard and Jenny Kimbro each had eight for Salt Fork, who was down 26-19 before tying things up at 34-34 at the end of regulation, while Heather Ellis had six.

Sarah Dixon had 13 to lead the Cornjerkers, who was coming off a 48-32 loss to Schlarman on Thursday, while Haley Dixon had nine, Tori Smock had eight and Olivia Smith added six.

Calvary Baptist 33

First Baptist 25


DANVILLE — Rachel Wells had 11 points, but it was not enough as the Knights lost to Calvary Baptist of Chillicothe.

Ashley Greazer had five points while Hannah Wells and Sydni Neal each had four for First Baptist, who is 3-9 and will play Arthur/Okaw on Monday.

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • SPT- CN0419 - Bis-Henn Baseball photo 1 Taylor slows Blue Devils BISMARCK -- After a perfect game from Ross Learnard on Tuesday, the Salt Fork baseball team received another outstanding pitching performance on Friday from Cole Taylor, who struck out nine and allowed only one hit over five innings as the Storm beat

    April 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • SPT - CN0419 - Danville softball photo 1 Danville blasts three homers to beat Westville WESTVILLE -- Danville coach Corey Pullin knew it was just a matter of time until junior Alissa Peelman and sophomore Lindsey Lowenstein started seeing positive results at the plate. On Friday afternoon, the duo of Peelman and Lowenstein gave the Viki

    April 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • Danville girls track wins Raider Invitational BLOOMINGTON -- The Danville girls track team picked up four wins as they were able to beat the pack at the Lady Raider Invitational on Friday. Sadie Elliott won the 3,200 in 11 minutes, 51.75 seconds for Danville, while Aariona Graham won the long ju

    April 19, 2014

  • Friday's Local Scores PREP BASEBALL At Bismarck Salt Fork 15, Bismarck-Henning 0 Salt Fork 040 0(11) -- 15 14 0 Bis-Henn 000 0 0 -- 0 1 8 WP -- Cole Taylor. LP -- Dustyn Ingram. Two or more hits -- SF: Ross Learnard 3, Max Stutsman 3, Garrett McFadden, Lane West

    April 19, 2014

  • SPT- Cn0418 - Covington softball photo 2 Trojans cruise to victory COVINGTON, Ind. - The Covington softball team had a big first inning as they scored five runs on their way to defeating Attica 11-1. Attica threatened to score in the first, getting Karrah Pattengale to second, but they were unable to drive her home.

    April 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Lunger steps up for Buffaloes GEORGETOWN -- In only the second start of his career, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman pitcher Tyler Lunger pitched a five-hit complete game as the Buffaloes defeated Milford 8-2 on Thursday in Vermilion Valley Conference action. "I feel I threw well

    April 18, 2014

  • SPT - CN0418 - Danville boys tennis photo Maroons blitz young Vikings DANVILLE -- In the process of gaining experience, the Danville boys tennis team has taken a few lumps in the first few weeks of season. On Thursday afternoon, the Champaign Central Maroons delivered a few lessons to the younger Vikings with a 9-0 vic

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Peelman pitches no-hitter as Vikings beat Maroons CHAMPAIGN -- Alissa Peelman pitched a no-hitter as the Danville High School softball team beat Champaign Central 11-0 in five innings on Thursday in Big 12 Conference action. Peelman was also 3-of-4 with three RBIs for the Vikings while Mackenzie Kin

    April 18, 2014

  • Thursday's Local Scores PREP BASEBALL At Georgetown Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman 8, Milford 2 Milford 101 000 0 -- 2 5 10 GRFC 200 141 x -- 8 8 3 WP -- Tyler Lunger. LP -- Clayton Rieches. Two or more hits -- GRFC: Dylan Bina, Ethan Silva. 2B

    April 18, 2014

  • SPT - CN0417 - Andy Bott photo Better late than never for Bott BISMARCK -- Marshall golf coach Matt Grobe completely surprised Bismarck-Henning standout Andy Bott with an e-mail earlier this year. Bott, who is a three-time all-stater for the Blue Devils, was preparing to attend Illinois Wesleyan in the fall. "Ou

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

E-edition
NCAA basketball
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
Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest Police Arrest Suspect in Highway Shootings Drought Concerns May Hurt Lake Tourism Vermont Goat Meat Gives Refugees Taste of Home Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras Mayor Rob Ford Launches Re-election Campaign Appellate Court Hears Okla. Gay Marriage Case
NDN Video
Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station My name is Cocaine Lohan Gets Candid About Her Sex List The 2014 New York Auto Show Meet Johnny Manziel's New Girlfriend Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy Funny: Celebrating Easter with Martha Stewart and Friends Man Accuses 'X-Men' Director Bryan Singer of Sexually Abusing Him As a Teenager Man hit with $525 federal fine after he doesn't pay for soda refill Lea Michele & Naya Rivera Feuding? Jabari Parker declares for the NBA draft Singing Nun Belts Out Cyndi Lauper New West, Texas Explosion Video Swim Daily, Throwback Thursday Don't Be A Tattletale: Bad Bullying Tips For Students The trillest thoughts on marijuana "RHOA" Star Charged With Battery Grizzly Bears Get Snowy Birthday Party Weatherman draws forecast when another technical glitch strikes WGN