Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Mike McGinnis

Senior players and dancers honored on Saturday, Eagles win first round of Regionals

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna High School boys’ basketball team defeated Chester, 68-58, in opening round action at the Anna-Jonesboro regional on Monday. With the win the Eagles move into a Tuesday night contest with Carterville. The regional championship game is Friday at 7 p.m. Chester took a 13-12 first …

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VHS boys win season opener

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna High School boy’s basketball team opened its season last Monday night with a 58-42 win over Century in first round action at the Vienna Classic Tournament.  The remainder of the Eagles’ tourney games are: Wednesday vs. Meridian at 7:45 p.m.; Friday vs. Massac County at …

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VG Football steps closer to playoffs

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville High School football team moved a step closer to a second straight play-off berth by defeating Sesser-Valier-Waltonville-Woodlawn, 41-15, last Friday on senior night at Sesser.  The Eagles, now 4-2 with three games remaining, need one more win to qualify for post-season play. After forcing a …

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VHS Volleyball faces setbacks

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna High School volleyball team lost a two set match to visiting Eldorado last Monday night, by the scores of 25-17, 25-16. In the first set, with the score tied at 5-5, the Lady Eagles went on a 5-1 run to go ahead 10-6. Eldorado answered …

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Vienna faces narrow loss against Goreville

By Mike McGinnis In high school volleyball action last Monday night, Vienna lost a close match in three sets at Goreville, 26-24, 19-25, 23-25. The Lady Eagles found themselves trailing 14-6 in the first set before they began to chip away at Goreville’s lead. They got within 21-20 on a …

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VHS Volleyball season begins

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna High School volleyball squad opened its season last week with a Wednesday night loss at Carmi in two sets, 25-19, 25-17. Maranda Chance led the Lady Eagles with five kills. On the next night, Vienna hosted Johnston City, with the Lady Indians winning in two …

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Eagles get hot season opener win

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Vienna-Goreville High School football team opened its 2013 season with a 14-8 victory over Johnston City on a brutally hot afternoon at Vienna. The win was the Eagles’ first over Johnston City since V-G began competing at the varsity level four years ago. After …

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Eagles football to kick off Saturday in Vienna

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville High School football team will open its season this Saturday against Johnston City.  Kick-off is set for 1:00 p.m. at Vienna.  Last year, V-G lost to Johnston City in their final regular season game when the Indians kicked a field goal with three seconds to …

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By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School softball team came up short in its bid to repeat as Class 1A state champions by losing to Toledo Cumberland, 8-4, in the semi-finals on Friday.  However, the Lady Blackcats defeated Glasford-Illini Bluffs 13-6 on Saturday to claim the third place trophy. Against …

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Vienna High School Softball

April 29 vs. Elverado The Vienna High School softball team picked up its fourth straight win last Monday with a 3-2 victory over Elverado, in a BDC contest at Vienna.  The Eagles’ season record now stands at 16-8. Against the Falcons, Vienna broke a scoreless tie with three runs in …

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