Monday, October 23, 2017

Sports

NSH Basketball Schedules

New Simpson Hill Mustangs Girls Basketball GAMES BEGIN @ 6 P.M.  UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED Oct.16-19 Girls Round Robin (TBA) H Oct. 21 Cypress/Buncombe A Oct. 22 Dongola H Oct. 28 St. Andrews A Nov. 4 Lick Creek A Nov. 5 Giant City A Nov. 7 Pope Co. H Nov. 12 Vienna …

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VGS Basketball Schedules

VIENNA GRADE SCHOOL LADY RAMS JR High BASKETBALL Oct. 16-19 New Simpson Hill Tourn. (TBA) A Oct. 29 Jefferson Elementary (5:30) H Nov. 2 Zeigler-Royalton Shootout (TBA) A Nov. 5 Pope County (6:00) A Nov. 8 Cobden (6:00) A Nov. 12 New Simpson (5:30) H Nov. 13 Goreville (5:30) H Nov. …

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V-G Eagles clench play-off berth

The Vienna-Goreville Eagles defeated the Eldorado Eagles in a narrow, 14-13 home victory Saturday afternoon to clench a play-off berth and knock off the visiting Eagles’ chance at a three-way tie for a Black Diamond Conference Championship title. The Vienna Times and Goreville Gazette will bring the full story in …

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Cypress/Buncombe wins NSH Round Robin Tourney

The 13th annual New Simpson Hill Girls Round Robin Tournament was held October 16-19. Five schools participated in the tournament that included, Cypress/Buncombe, Jefferson, New Simpson Hill, Pope County and Vienna. The Cypress/Buncombe Lady Cats finished the tournament with a 4-0 record winning first place honors. The New Simpson Hill …

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VHS golf competes at Sectionals

The Vienna High School golf team competed Monday in the Robinson Class 1A boys golf sectional at Quail Creek Country Club. Garrett Mott, a junior, shot a 77 earning him fourth place over 122 other golfers and making him the first VHS golfer to advance to state. Mott will compete …

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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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Blackcats’ scramble held Saturday

The 10th Annual Goreville Blackcats’ Golf Scramble was held Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Gambit in Vienna. The four-person scramble attracted 116 golfers making up 28 teams. After a full day of golf on a beautiful, sunny day, the winners were announced. The top three teams included: 1st place – …

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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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