http://www.leaderunion.com/sports/rss.xml en Well goes the distance as Vandalia earns win over Litchfield, 5-4 http://www.leaderunion.com/content/well-goes-distance-vandalia-earns-win-over-litchfield-5-4 <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/richielitch.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Vandals break pair of records at Comet Relays http://www.leaderunion.com/content/vandals-break-pair-records-comet-relays <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/smallsbarth.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Area Prep Roundup (Apr. 28) http://www.leaderunion.com/content/area-prep-roundup-apr-28 <p> <strong>Vandalia Baseball</strong><br /> The Vandals dropped to 7-10 Friday evening, as they fell to conference foe Hillsboro, 13-5.&nbsp; Kelly Jones picked up the loss, tossing just 2 1/3 innings and allowing six earned runs, eight total, on six hits and three walks.<br /> Offensively, Richie Well led the way with a pair of doubles and RBI&rsquo;s, both coming in a five-run fifth inning.<br /> <br /> <strong>Hillsboro vs. Vandalia<br /> VA&nbsp; 0 0 5 0 0 0 0&nbsp; 5 7 3<br /> HL&nbsp; 2 1 5 3 1 1 x&nbsp; 13 12 3<br /> Connor to take over young volleyball squad http://www.leaderunion.com/content/connor-take-over-young-volleyball-squad <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/connor2.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="68" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Longtime coach and teacher named as new golf coach http://www.leaderunion.com/content/longtime-coach-and-teacher-named-new-golf-coach <p> The Vandalia School Board announced last Tuesday at a Vandalia School Board meeting that retired VJHS teacher Kevin Schroeder will fill the head coaching vacancy left behind by Joe Kelly. While coaching is nothing new for retired VJHS teacher Kevin Schroeder, coaching golf is.<br /> &ldquo;My golf skills aren&rsquo;t very good,&rdquo; Schroeder said.&nbsp; &ldquo;But, I coached track for 33 years and tennis for 17, so I have had a lot of coaching (experience).<br /> Lady Vandals walk-off against SEB for first win http://www.leaderunion.com/content/lady-vandals-walk-against-seb-first-win <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gracemorganvandsofttuesday.jpg" alt="Vandalia&#039;s Grace Morgan rips an RBI single up the middle in the first inning against SEB Tuesday evening. " title="Vandalia&#039;s Grace Morgan rips an RBI single up the middle in the first inning against SEB Tuesday evening. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Area Prep Roundup (Apr. 7) http://www.leaderunion.com/content/area-prep-roundup-apr-7 <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bradley4x100tuesday.jpg" alt="Bobby Bradley takes off on the first leg of the 4x100-meter relay Tuesday evening. The relay team ended up setting a new school record of 45.47 seconds. " title="Bobby Bradley takes off on the first leg of the 4x100-meter relay Tuesday evening. The relay team ended up setting a new school record of 45.47 seconds. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Gelsinger tosses shutout as Vandals dominate Beecher City, 12-0 http://www.leaderunion.com/content/gelsinger-tosses-shutout-vandals-dominate-beecher-city-12-0 <img src="http://www.leaderunion.com/sites/www.leaderunion.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/geislinger.jpg" alt="Vandalia&#039;s Cameron Gelsinger delivers a pitch against Beecher City Monday evening. " title="Vandalia&#039;s Cameron Gelsinger delivers a pitch against Beecher City Monday evening. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p>