Today's Sports

  • JH Volleyball

    Vandalia Junior High School’s eighth-graders improved to 15-3 on the season with a 25-9, 25-7 win over Greenville on Tuesday night.
    The seventh-graders also beat Greenville, 21-25, 25-18, 25-9.

    Last Thursday, Vandalia’s seventh-graders defeated Litchfield, 25-11, 25-15, to improve to 6-8 on the year.
    The VJHS eighth-graders improved to 14-3 with a 25-10, 25-5 win over Litchfield.

    Patoka’s junior high squad fell to South Central in three games, 21-25, 25-18, 16-25 last Wednesday.

  • Vandals season ends Tuesday

    In a rematch of a three-point contest at the Vandalia Holiday Tournament, Shelbyville edged Vandalia by the same margin on Tuesday to advance to the championship game of the Vandalia Regional on Friday.

  • Four Vandals bring home state...

    Four of the six Vandalia wrestlers advancing the IHSA Individual State Tournament over the weekend brought home medals.

  • Back in the quarterfinals

    Vandalia’s wrestlers recorded nine pins in defeating Murphysboro and advancing the state tournament quarterfinals for the 20th time in program history on Tuesday at Benton.

  • Vandals will face IC Catholic

    With the sectional win over Murphysboro over on Tuesday night, Vandalia returns to the state quarterfinals for the 20th time.
    In the first round, at 9 a.m. at Grossinger Motors Arena (formerly U.S. Cellular Coliseum) in Bloomington, the Vandals will square off against Elmhurst (IC Catholic), a 57-21 winner over Lansing (Illiana Christian) on Tuesday at the Elmhurst Sectional.
    The winner of that match is assured a trophy, with the semifinals set for 2 p.m. and the finals set for 6 p.m.

  • Six headed to State
  • Third-graders advance to state
  • Four Vandal Gridders Going On To...

    Four members of the record-setting Vandalia Community High School 2017 football squad signed letters of intent to continue playing football.

    Marcus Zimmerman signed to play at McKendree College in Lebanon, Ethan Bayles signed to play at Upper Iowa in Fayette, Iowa, and Chandler Boyd and Dylan Garrett signed with Eureka College in Eureka. They were members of the first VCHS fooatball team to advance to the third round of the state playoffs, defeating Fairfield and rival Greenville in the first two rounds.

  • Advances in 3-Point Contest
  • JH Volleyball

    In junior high volleyball action on Tuesday, Vandalia Junior High School’s seventh-graders lost to Pana, 10-25, 10-25. Their record is now 5-8.
    The eighth-graders defeated Pana in three games, 25-23, 19-25, 25-16. They improved to 13-3 on the season.
    On Monday, the VJHS seventh-graders lost to Trimpe, 17-25, 14-25.
    The eighth-graders won, 25-20, 26-24.
    Last Thursday, the VJHS seventh-graders lost to Hillsboro, 11-25, 21-25.
    The eighth-graders defeated Hillsboro, 25-23, 25-8.