Today's Sports

  • Four wrestlers place at Princeton

    Four Vandalia wrestlers placed in one of the top state tournaments for the second year in a row, leading the Vandals to a ninth-place finish.
    Vandalia totaled 107 points in the Princeton Invitational Tournament, tying Wilmington for ninth in the 33-team event.
    Tanner Swain and Anthony Enlow recorded second-place finishes, Trevor Philpot placed third in his class and Jarrett Paslay finished in fifth place.

  • Girls win Taylorville Invite

    Vandalia’s Sophia Richardson rolled her first career 700 series in leading the girls bowling team to the Taylorville Invitational title on Saturday.

  • Vandalia wrestlers pick up three...
  • Wrestlers get two more wins on...
  • VCHS bowlers split with...

    All four bowlers won their matches as the Vandalia girls bowling team defeated Taylorville last Thursday at Vandalia Bowling Center.

  • Vandals now 2-0 in tourney play

    Richie Well scored 32 of his game-high 37 points in the first half as the Vandals jumped to a big lead in defeating Mulberry Grove, 90-70, at home on Tuesday.

  • South Central edges WSS; SEB...

    South Central held a five-point lead after three quarters, then held on for a 58-56 win over Windsor/Stew-Stras on Tuesday.
    Three South Central players scored in double figures, Trent Geiler leading with 17 points. Trevor Markley had four treys and 14 points, and Logan Lotz had 13 points.
    The Cougars trailed 18-14 after one quarter, then held a one-point edge in the second to trail by three. The third quarter was the difference, with South Central scoring 21 points to WSS’s 13.

  • St. Anthony wins 45th annual VHT

    Effingham St. Anthony shot 75 percent from two-point range and outscored Pana in all four quarters in taking the title at the 45th annual Vandalia Holiday Tournament.

  • Wrestlers finish 7th at 40-team...

    Match #1 Round 1: Vandalia defeated Heyworth 60-15
    106 - Levi Neuleib (Heyworth) over Dakota Gasaway (Vandalia) TF 19-3
    113 - Gabe Spencer (Heyworth) over Zack Stephenson (Vandalia) Maj 14-4
    120 - Tanner Swain (Vandalia) over Andrew Sims (Heyworth) Dec 5-4
    126 - Jarrett Paslay (Vandalia) over Logan King (Heyworth) Fall 0:38
    132 - Logan Sullens (Vandalia) over Carter Bangert (Heyworth) Fall 0:25
    138 - Bradyn Kaiser (Vandalia) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf

  • Freshmen McNary, Kern combine...

    Freshmen Lanee McNary and Megan Kern combined for 30 points to lead the Lady Vandals to a 58-24 win over Staunton last Thursday.
    McNary hit four three-pointers in totaling 15 points, and Kern hit five two-pointers and five free throws to also score 15.
    McNary hit three treys in the first quarter as Vandalia led 18-7. In the second quarter, Kern scored six points and Rachel Zimmerman added four as the Lady Vandals extended their lead to 20, 33-13, by halftime.