Today's Sports

  • SEB, CHBC winners at St. Elmo

    St. Elmo/Brownstown and Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City were winners on Tuesday, the first night of the St. Elmo Holiday Tournament.
    The Eagles defeated Clay City, 91-19,  and CHBC edged Mulberry Grove, 67-64.
    The tournament continued on Wednesday night with Cumberland and Ramsey meeting at 6:15 p.m., followed by Vandalia versus South Central.
    The tournament continues into Saturday.

  • Vandals top Miners by 29 in road...

    Using its fast-paced offense from start to finish, the Vandals beat conference foe Gillespie by almost 30 points on their home court.

  • Junior High

    Vandalia’s seventh- and eighth-grade squads recorded wins over South Central on Monday.
    Connor Ray scored 20 and Chase Laack added nine as the seventh-graders won 43-32.
    Markus Isaiah and Drew Thompson had 18 and 11 points, respectively as the eighth-graders posted a 50-32 win.
    The seventh-graders improved to 2-13 on the season, and the eighth-graders are now 11-1.

    Vandalia’s seventh-graders lost to Altamont Lutheran and Bethalto Trimpe at their tournament on Saturday.
    Altamont Lutheran defeated the Junior Vandals, 40-25.

  • Wrestlers at 6-1 after 3 wins in...

    Vandalia’s wrestlers improved to 6-1 by picking up five wins in the past week.

  • BSE second at CHBC Tourney, Lady...

    Brownstown/St. Elmo took second place in the Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City Thanksgiving Tournament, falling to Neoga, 63-56, in the championship game.
    The Lady Bombers took a 7-5 lead after one quarter and by one, 19-18, at halftime. However, Neoga took the lead for good by outscoring BSE 24-13 in the third quarter.
    BSE outscored Neoga in the final stanza, but a 24-21 edge wasn’t enough to overcome the deficit.
    Dana Shelton led BSE with 16 points and her sister, Deana, added 13. Claire Wilhour was also in double figures with 10.

  • Vandals cruise past MG in opener

    Nathan Casey and Marcus Zimmerman each scored 10 points as the Vandals built up an early lead against Mulberry Grove and coasted to a 85-42 win in their season opener on Tuesday night.

  • Wrestlers open season with win

    With a number of its wrestlers competing at the varsity level for the first time, Vandalia used five pins to open its season with a win on Tuesday.

  • Patoka holds off SEB to win MG...

    Even after they walked away with the championship trophy with Mulberry Grove on Saturday, Joey Eddy’s players may tell you that he pointed out some errors they made in the title game.

  • SEB, SC, Patoka win at MG tourney

    St. Elmo/Brownstown, South Central and Patoka all opened play in the Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament with wins on Monday night.
    St. Elmo/Brownstown edged Mt. Olive, 62-61, after being behind for much of the game.
    SEB led 17-11 after one quarter, but Mt. Olive held a 20-7 edge in the second quarter to lead 31-24 at the half. The Eagles narrowed the gap with a 15-11 edge in the third quarter, then posted the win by outscoring Mt. Olive, 23-19, in the final quarter.

  • BSE bombs Shelbyville, now at 1-1

    Claire Wilhour knocked down seven two-point baskets and two three-pointers last Thursday as Brownstown/St. Elmo evened its record at 1-1 with a 49-24 win over Shelbyville.
    The Lady Bombers led 9-2 after one quarter, with Wilhour scoring seven of those points.
    They extended their lead to 23-6 after two quarters as Wilhour and Natalie Oberlink each hit a three and Deana Shelton added a couple of two-pointers.
    Shelbyville held a slim 14-13 edge in the third quarter, but BSE rebounded by outscoring their opponents 13-4 in the final quarter.