Today's Sports

  • Three area softball teams...

    Three area softball teams saw their seasons come to an end with losses in regional play.
    The Lady Vandals closed out the year with a 15-1 loss to Pana on Monday at the Macon Meridian Regional. At the Altamont Regional on Tuesday, Ramsey lost to Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg, 16-0, St. Elmo/Brownstown lost to Altamont, 9-8, with Altamont scoring the winning run in the ninth inning of the extra-inning contest.
    Mulberry Grove was to face Marissa in the Mulberry Grove Regional and South Central was to play Clay City in the Woodlawn Regional, both on Wednesday.

  • SCConference Champs

    The link between the two families was obvious as Vandals coach Nick Casey hugged Richie Well on Thursday afternoon.

  • E-I names softball all-...

    The Egyptian-Illini Conference announced its all-conference softball team on Monday.
    Receiving all-conference honors were Mackenzie Parkison, Tessa Philpot and Katelyn Maxey of St. Elmo/Brownstown, Madison Compton and Danielle Hill of Ramsey, Alyssa Dothager and Makayla Dothager of Mulberry Grove, and Kylee Wheeler, Bella Doty and Sarah Kirchhofer of Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City.
    Given honorable mention were Trista Koertge and Jenna Koonce of Mulberry Grove, Natalie Oberlink of St. Elmo/Brownstown and Connie Schackmann of Ramsey.

  • Ramsey defeats Lady Vandals

    The Lady Vandals had the bases loaded with the tying run at the plate twice on Tuesday at Ramsey, but failed to capitalize, falling 7-3.

  • Vandals tie season record mark

    By beating Roxana on Monday, the Vandalia Vandals both tied the record for wins in a season in more than 50 years and clinched at least a share of the South Central Conference crown.

  • AAA Tumblers at Mattoon
  • YMCA hosting Pitch, Hit &...

    The Family YMCA of Fayette County will host a free Scotts Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run Competition for area youth on Saturday, May 13.
    Registration begins at 9 a.m., and competition begins at 9:30 a.m. The competition is being held at Vandalia Mutual Baseball Field & Denny’s Softball Field, located west of Vandalia Elementary School on West Fletcher Street.

  • Y's summer ball signup...

    Registration for summer baseball and softball registration through the Family YMCA of Fayette County is under way for the 2017 season.

  • Fayette County Speedway

    APRIL 23
        4 JASON SUHRE
        30 MARK VOIGT

        4 JASON SUHRE
        24 JEREMY SNEED
        30 MARK VOIGT
        61 CALEB ASHBY
        22J JOHN BAKER

  • VYO football signup May 11-12

    Signup for this year's Vandalia Youth Organization football squads will be held from 3:30-5:30 p.m. next Thursday and Friday, May 11-12.
    The participation fee is $75.