LOCAL SPORTS

April 21, 2017

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball last night - Cardinals lost on the road
* the Redbirds lost at Milwaukee, 7-5
the Cardinals play game two of the four game series against the Brewers tonight

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys High School Tennis yesterday - Olney beat Fairfield at home, 9-0
the Tigers won all six of the singles matches
* Connor Walker won the #1 singles match, 6-0, 6-0
* Austin Atwood won the #2 singles match, 6-2, 6-0
* Tanner Hendrickson won the #3 singles match, 6-0, 6-1
* Jack Bettis won the #4 singles match, 6-1, 6-0
* Kye Stallard won the #5 singles match, 6-3, 7-6, 9-7
* Adam Brewer won the #6 singles match, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Olney won all three of the doubles matches
* Connor Walker and Tanner Hendrickson won the #1 doubles match, 6-0, 6-0
* Jack Bettis and Kye Stallard won the #2 doubles match, 6-1, 6-1
* Cade McDowell and Austin Atwood won the #3 doubles match, 6-1, 6-1
Olney won ten of the twelve junior varsity matches
the 8-0 Tennis Tigers are back in action today in a rescheduled match against Mattoon in Olney

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Soccer yesterday - Olney lost a tough match at home
the Lady Tigers fell to Harrisburg, 7-2 out on Ed Webber Field at Olney Central College
* Olney's two goals were both scored by Nadja Schwartz
the Lady Tigers are back in soccer action next Monday at the Centralia Tournament

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Baseball yesterday - Olney won an LIC game at home
the Tigers beat Robinson, 10-0 as Olney outhit the visiting Maroons, 9 to 4
* Mason Kocher was the winning pitcher in five innings of shutout baseball
* Olney was led by Mason Kocher and Landon Pride each with two hits and one RBI
* Luke Lambird had a two RBI double and Braxton Burgener had an RBI double
the 10-6 Tigers are back in action today in a non-LIC game at Altamont

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Baseball yesterday - Newton won a close LIC game at home
the Eagles beat Lawrenceville, 2-1 although the visiting Indians outhit Newton 9 to 8
* John Grunloh was the winning pitcher while Mitch Jansen picked up a save in relief
* Mitch Jansen had three hits and one RBI and Lucas Geier had a two hit game
the 7-5 Eagles are back in action today when they host Oblong in Newton

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Softball yesterday - Olney lost a one run LIC game at home
the Lady Tigers fell to Robinson, 6-5 as the visiting Lady Maroons outhit Olney, 10 to 6
* Sophia Colclasure led Olney with two hits and Aaliyah Wease had an RBI hit
* Jesika Ochs and Kennedy Steber each had an RBI hit
the 12-5 Lady Tigers are back in action at the Newton Round Robin Tournament today

 

(NEWTON)  in High School Softball yesterday - Newton won an LIC game at home
the Lady Eagles beat Lawrenceville, 7-3 as Newton outhit the Lady Indians, 9 to 7
* Kristen Hardiek was the winning pitcher
* Allison Russell had two hits and two RBI and Olivia Shipman had two hits and one RBI
the 6-4 Lady Eagles are back in action today hosting the Newton Round Robin Tournament

 

(OLNEY/NEWTON)  here's some other area scores in High School Baseball and Softball
in Softball  :
* Marshall beat Paris, 14-13
* Waltonville beat Clay City, 3-1
* St. Elmo / Brownstown beat Cowden-Herrick / Beecher City, 8-1
in Baseball  :
* Flora beat Red Hill, 11-0
* Paris beat Marshall, 10-0
* Dieterich beat Ramsey, 15-0
* Edwards County beat Eldorado, 5-3

 

(OLNEY)  in Boys Junior High Track from Wednesday - Olney won a four team meet
the Cubs beat 2nd place Robinson, 88.5 to 76.5
* Palestine and New Hebron tied for 3rd place, each with 20 points
Olney won seven of the fourteen varsity events
* Jonas Burckhartt, Barak Berger, Garrett Wright, and Jacob Taylor won the 1600 meter relay
* Gavin Kirby won both the 800 meter run and 1600 meter run
* Saul Jones won the 100 meter low hurdles
* Jonas Burckhartt won the pole vault
* Dylan Reed won the shot put
* Jonas Burckhartt, Dylan Reed, Jacob Taylor, and Garrett Wright won the 3200 meter relay
Olney also won the Junior Varsity 7th Grade meet involving four teams at Robinson

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls Junior High Track from Wednesday - Olney won a four team meet
the Lady Cubs beat host Robinson, 104 to 80
* Palestine was 3rd with 2 points and New Hebron was 4th with 1 point
Olney won ten of the fourteen varsity events
* Maria Mayorga won both the 100 meter dash and the long jump
* Jocelyn VanMatre won the high jump
* Allison Harness, Bentley Farris, Joan Biyok, and Carley Greenwood won the 1600 meter relay
* Gloria Beal won the 200 meter dash
* Maddy Rusk, Rae'Isha Shotwell, Sarah Ingram, and Maria Mayorga won the 400 meter relay
* Carley Greenwood won the 400 meter dash
* Morgan Puckett, Jocelyn VanMatre, Gloria Beal, and Kristen Greenwood won the 800 meter relay
* Hope Laughlin won the 1600 meter run
* Korbyn Foster won the hurdles
Olney was 2nd in the 7th Grade Meet, just four points behind Robinson, 83 to 79
the Olney Invitational is scheduled for tomorrow at Richland County High School

 

 (OLNEY/NEWTON)  on today's High School Sports Calendar  :  in girls track - Newton and Olney at the Olney Relays  :  in boys track - Olney and Newton at the Robinson Invitational  :  in boys tennis - Mattoon at Olney and Newton at Flora  :  in baseball - Olney at Altamont and Oblong at Newton  :  in softball - Olney and Newton at the Newton Round Robin Tournament  :  in junior varsity baseball - Red Hill at Olney

 


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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  :  it's Newton Lady Eagles and Olney Lady Tigers softball today at 4:00 on CBS Sports Radio WVLN  :  it's Newton Lady Eagles softball at 5:30 on CBS Sports Radio WVLN  :  it's Newton Lady Eagles softball this evening at 7:00 on CBS Sports Radio WVLN
:  it’s Cardinals baseball tonight on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 6:15 and first pitch at 7:00  :  and it’s the latest in sports, the rest of the day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio, at 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN – plus around the clock online, at  www.wvlnam.com