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School Sports

  • Vandalia tennis team downs Hillsboro again

    With No. 2 singles player Chelsey Stewart unavailable due to illness, Schroeder was forced to pencil in a lineup he hadn’t used all season long, which made him a little nervous about whether his team would beat the Lady Toppers.

  • Lady Cougars win Herrin Tournament

    The South Central High School volleyball team won the Herrin Tournament on Saturday.

    Seniors Emily Atwood and Kinzie Neilson were named to the all-tournament team.

  • PHOTO: Old Capitol Classic Champs

    The Vandalia eighth-grade girls basketball team won the Old Capitol Classic last Friday by beating Brownstown, 30-20.

    The team also won the seventh-grade tournament last season.

     

     

       

  • Prep scores and schedules (Sept. 29)

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  • St. Elmo to induct teams to Wall of Fame on Thursday

    St. Elmo High School will add two teams to its Wall of Fame on Tuesday.

    The school will be honoring its 1951-52 football team, and its 2003-04 volleyball team.

    The ceremony will be held between the JV and varsity volleyball games that night. 

  • MTC Baseball Tournament begins on Monday

    The Midland Trail Conference Baseball Tournament will open on Monday with first-round games. All games will be played at the higher seed's school.

    Game 1: No. 1 Woodlawn vs. No. 8 Odin

    Game 2: No. 4 Cisne vs. No. 5 Webber

    Game 3: No. 2 North Clay vs. No. 7 Clay City

    Game 4: No. 3 South Central vs. No. 6 Sandoval

    Quarterfinal and semifinal games, and the title game will be played in Kinmundy.

    Game 5: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2, Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.

  • Beasley Ks 17 to give St. Elmo EIC title

    St. Elmo's Connor Beasley struck out 17 and allowed just one hit to give the Eagles the Egyptian-Illini Conference championship on Friday in an 8-0 win against Patoka.

    In the third-place game, Beecher City defeated Mulberry Grove, 9-6.

  • Vandalia hosting Volley for a Cure match on Thursday

    The Vandalia Lady Vandals will host Greenville on Thursday for the annual Volley for a Cure match. The freshman game begins at 5 p.m., and there will be volleyball and other activites throughout the remainder of the evening.

    Volley for a Cure T-shirts will be available for $10.

    There will be several raffles, a silent auction, and an iPod giveaway ($5 per ticket) during the night, and Jennifer Knebel will be a guest speaker. All cancer survivors in attendance will be recognized during the evening.

  • Mondays's Vandalia JV football game moved

    The Vandalia High School JV football game that is scheduled on Monday at home against Litchfield has been moved to Hillsboro, due to the rubber layer being installed at the new track. Home athletic passes will be honored at the 6 p.m. game.

  • EIC championship, third-place games pushed back

    The championship and third-place games of the Egyptian-Illini Conference baseball tournament have been postponed to Friday because of Thursday's rainy conditions.

    (6) Mulberry Grove and (5) Beecher City will now play for third place on Friday at 4:15 p.m., and (1) St. Elmo and (2) Patoka will now play for the title on Friday at 7 p.m.

    Both games will be played at Vandalia High School.

    Continue checking with www.leaderunion.com for updates.