Thursday, January 18, 2018

Sports

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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Vienna, Goreville volleyballers battle it out for cancer awareness

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna High School volleyball team hosted Goreville in the annual “pink out” match for cancer awareness last Monday night. Goreville defeated the Lady Eagles in three sets, 25-19, 23-25, 25-22. In the opening game, Vienna combined some Goreville miscues with two aces by Carley Childress and …

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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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Childress signs to play softball

Brooke Childress signing

Brooke Childress signs with the Wabash Valley College Lady Warriors softball team. L-R Front row: Mark Colvin, Wabash assistant softball coach, Brooke Childress, and Gena Childress, mom. Back row: David Hill, athletic director, Marc Palmer, head Vienna softball coach, and Jamie Kerley, assistant Vienna softball coach.

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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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State champions welcomed home with county’s first high school team state title

With only one out remaining in the bottom of the seventh inning and a six to zero score on the board, Goreville softball coach Shanna Massey was in tears as the long wait was near its end. Freshman pitcher Sydnee Rushing delivered a third and final strike out and paused …

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