Area Sports

Vandals have three named to all-conference team selections

The Vandalia Lady Vandal netters did well in the South Central Conference, with a record of 5-4, and placing fifth of ten teams in the conference. Morgan Lidy, senior blocker, was named to the second team. Lexi Wehrle and Miley Worker, also from Vandalia was named to the third team. Only six players are named…

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Vandals outhit Charleston Tuesday, fall 6-1

The Vandalia Vandals fell 6-1 to Charleston on Tuesday, April 27, despite out-hitting them eight to seven. Charleston drew first blood as one run scored on a wild pitch and took the lead for good with three runs in the fifth inning. Nolan White started the game for Vandalia surrendering one run on two hits over two innings. Gaige…

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Lady Vandal netters wrap up season with win

The Vandalia Lady Vandals netters ended the season on a winning note, defeating the Litchfield Purple Panthers in a two-game match, 25-12, 25-10 on Tursday, April 22. They end the season with an 11-8 record. Lauren Hagy had 6 digs and 3 kills on the night. She also had an ace. Morgan Lidy had 5…

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Vandals drop final game, go 4-2 on season

Many knew the final game of the season for the Vandalia Community High School football squad was going to be a close one, and probably with the margin of victory being one score. The game lived up to its hype, however the Vandals were on the wrong side of the ledger when the buzzer sounded,…

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Vandals go 2-1 during play last week, down Ramsey, Flora

The Lady Vandal Volleyball team went 2-1 on the week, with victories over Flora and Ramsey. Vs. Flora In the match against the Lady Wolves on Tuesday, April 20, the varsity won their match, having a close second game of the match, 25-5, 29-27. The JV lost in three games. In the match, Abby Guffey…

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Vandals do well in first meets of season, girls win here

The Vandalia Vandals boys placed second in a multi-team meet held last Thursday, April 15 here. Altamont won the contest with 112 points, with Vandalia accumulating 66, Christ Our Rock, 54; Patoka-South Central, 43, and Brownstown-St.Emo, 42. Follow are the results per event for the boys: 4×800 Relay 1. Altamont – 11:04.04 4×100 Relay 1.…

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Vandals improve to 4-1 with win over Greenville here Friday

The Vandalia Vandals are proving they are a force to contend with, especially at home. This very different 2021 football season has shown one thing, that the Vandalia gridiron guys can play either on the road or at home. The Vandals crushed Interstate I-70 rival, the Greenville Comets, 20-0, Friday night, April 16, in the…

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Lady Vandals even record with two wins this week

The Vandalia Lady Vandals added two in the win column this past week as they defeated Roxana and Gillespie, and are now 7-7 on the year, 5-4 in the conference. Vs. Roxana The Vandals traveled to Roxana on Thursday night, April 8, for a fruitful outing. They took the match in two close games, 25-22…

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VJHS track results for this week

The Vandalia Junior High School tracksters had two successful outings, one at Effingham on Wednesday, April 7, the other at Pana on Monday evening, April 12. Pana Boys Seventh Grade The boys took their meet on Monday, April 12 in Pana, with a team score of 113, blowing away the competition. They were followed by…

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