Friday, September 22, 2017

Football

Eagle’s first ever play-off game at home Saturday

By Mike McGinnis   The Vienna-Goreville varsity football squad lost at Johnston City last Saturday, by the score of 17-14. The Indians kicked a 34 yard field goal with just under three seconds left in the game to break a 14-14 tie.  V-G finished its regular season with a 6-3 …

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Vienna-Goreville varsity football headed to the play-offs

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville varsity football team improved its record to 7-2 with a 22-12 victory at Eldorado last Friday. The Eagles scored all of their points in the second quarter. Near the end of the first quarter, following a Cody Edmonds punt, Eldorado took possession at its own …

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Eagles defeat C-Z-R, eligible for playoffs

By Mike McGinnis  A couple of weeks ago, after the Vienna-Goreville varsity football team had beaten Elverado-Trico to boost its record to 4-1, head coach Mike Rude commented about how great it would be to get a fifth win and be eligible for the play-offs, saying “it would get the …

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Coach Mike Rude’s 200th career win

Vienna-Goreville’s victory over Sesser-Valier-Waltonville-Woodlawn Saturday gave head coach Mike Rude his 200th career win. Rude joins Du Quoin’s former head coach Al Martin as the only two coaches in Southern Illinois to have reached that milestone. The victory also puts coach Rude among the top 50 winningest coaches in the …

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Eagles defeat S-V-W-W 27-6, improves season record to 3-1

[slider_pro id=”7″] By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville varsity football team defeated Sesser-Valier-Wilsonville-Woodlawn Saturday at Vienna, by the score of 27-6, giving head coach Mike Rude his 200th career win. It was the third straight win for the Eagles, and makes their season record 3-1. On the Eagles’ second possession of …

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Eagles football gets underway with home game

[slider_pro id=”4″] By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville High School football team kicked off its fourth season of varsity level competition last Saturday at Vienna, with a 34-20 loss to Chester. The Yellow Jackets took the opening kick-off and went on a 66 yard drive that ended with a short touchdown …

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Vienna-Goreville football season to begin Saturday

The Vienna-Goreville High School football team will open its 2012 season this Saturday at Vienna, with a game against Chester. Kick-off is set for 1 p.m. Last year’s team finished the season with a 3-6 record, but as head coach Mike Rude noted, that mark was not far from being …

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Football season just around the corner

Eagles' head football coach, Mike Rude, demonstrates defensive moves

Preparations are now underway for the Vienna-Goreville fall football season in Johnson County. V-G’s first practice will be August 8. The squad will open its season Saturday, August 25, with a home game against Chester. Kick-off is set for 1:00 p.m. The Eagles’ head coach Mike Rude (above) demostrated several …

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IHSA announces 2012 Football Schedules

The Illinois High School Association announced the 2012 high school football schedules for its members today.  The Vienna-Goreville Eagles will host Chester Aug. 25 for its first home game of the season in Varsity Black Diamond Conference play.   (information below provided by: IHSA) Vienna [V.-Goreville Coop] (0-0) Nickname: Eagles …

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