Friday, July 20, 2018

Sports

Vienna Eagles take tough loss against Christopher

By Ryan Wright On Saturday, Jan. 26, the Vienna Eagles traveled to Christopher to take on the Bearcats. Tip-off began with Christopher scoring two baskets quick to put them up 4-0. However, the game stayed close mainly because senior Nolan Dahncke went off by scoring 12 consecutive points to keep …

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Lady Eagles roll past Trico on Senior Night

By Ryan Wright On Monday, January 29th the Vienna Eagles played a home conference game against the Trico Pioneers with many in attendance. Before the tipoff, the Lady Eagles recognized two senior players for their contribution to the team for the past four years. Seniors Lindsey Holhubner and Madie Penrod …

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Regional Champs

Congratulations to the Vienna Lady Rams Basketball Team for their 2018 SIJHSAA Class M, Region Regional Championship.  The Lady Rams’ earned a trip to the SIJHSAA Class M Girls’ Basketball Tournament at Rend Lake College for the second year in a row. At Rend Lake College on Friday, Jan. 19, …

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Lady Eagles receives third place

The Lady Eagles spent last week at the 19th annual Eldorado Mid Winter Classic. The Lady Eagles started out the week with a win over Anna-Jonesboro. Then, they took down the Goreville Blackcats in a 9 point victory. On Friday, however, the Lady Eagles stumbled in a 2 point loss …

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Vienna Rams Basketball Shootout set

The Vienna Rams’ Basketball 2017 Shootout is scheduled on Saturday, Dec. 16. Below is the schedule. Game 1: Goreville Lady Black Cats vs. VGS Lady Rams at 10 a.m. Game 2: Cobden (boys) vs. Goreville (boys) at 11:30 a.m. Game 3: Egyptian (boys) vs. New Simpson Hill (boys) at 1 …

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VGS cheerleaders state bound

The Vienna Grade School cheerleaders are headed for state competition for the second year in a row.  The 18 member team competed at the Benton, Illinois ICCA Invitational Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, Dec. 2. The team received a score high enough to qualify to compete at state competition. The cheerleaders …

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Lady Eagles win big over the Goreville Blackcats

By Ryan Wright The Vienna Lady Eagles went head to head against rival team the Goreville Blackcats Monday, Dec. 4. With lots of fans in attendance for this highly anticipated matchup, tipoff started and things got going quick. Vienna junior Haleigh Keeling hit a three-pointer to start things off for …

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Eagles host annual Vienna Classic

By Ryan Wright The Eagles hosted their annual Vienna Classic Tournament Nov. 20-25 at home, showcasing what the season will look like leading forward. Along with Vienna, the round robin consisted of five other teams; Carrier Mills, Century, Galatia, Cobden and Eldorado, with the best record taking home hardware. The …

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Lady Eagles place first in Marion tournament

By Ryan Wright The Lady Eagles were able to start off their season, taking hardware home; winning first place at the Marion Tournament in a 53-34 win over Marion on Friday, Nov. 17. The Lady Eagles had a spectacular week of basketball, playing four games in the round robin tournament …

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High school basketball season gets underway with ‘Meet The Eagles’

By Ryan Wright On Nov. 11, Vienna High School hosted their annual “Meet The Eagles.” This event showcased what’s in store for the winter sports, including the boys and girls basketball team, as well as the cheerleading and dance team. With many fans and students in attendance, everyone was announced …

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