LOCAL SPORTS

April 15, 2017

 

(OLNEY)  in Major League Baseball on Friday - the Cardinals lost the first of three in New York
* the Redbirds lost to the Yankees, 4-3
the Cardinals are back in Yankee Stadium for game two of the series this afternoon in New York

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Baseball yesterday - OCC split two games on the road
* the Blue Knights won the first game against Rend Lake, 5-4 then lost to the Warriors, 7-6
* OCC improves to 33-6 on the year and are now 14-1 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
the Blue Knights are back in GRAC action next Tuesday when they host Wabash Valley

 

(OLNEY)  in Junior College Softball yesterday - OCC swept two games at home in Olney
* the Lady Knights beat Shawnee Community College, 7-3 and 15-7
* OCC improves to 23-17 on the year and are now 12-14 in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference
the Lady Knights are back in GRAC action next Monday at Kaskaskia College

 

(OLNEY)  in High School Baseball yesterday - Olney lost a tough game at home
the Tigers fell to Sullivan, Indiana, 7-1 as the visitors outhit Olney, 8 to 5
* seniors Trey Puckett and Gage Miller each had 2 hits apiece
* Lucas Harmon had Olney's only RBI hit
now at 7-6 on the year, the Tigers are back in non-LIC action next Monday at Edwards County

 

(OLNEY)  in Girls High School Track yesterday - the Sam Bennett Invitational was at Robinson
* Teutopolis won the 15 team event by beating 2nd place Newton, 112 to 91
* the host Lady Maroons were 3rd with 59 points, followed by Neoga (51) and Shelbyville (46.5)
* Cowden-Herrick was 6th (44), followed by Olney (38), Benton (32), and Cumberland (28)
* Brownstown / St. Elmo was 10th (23), then Paris (15), and Altamont (8)
* then Palestine-Hutsonville (6.5), Red Hill (4), and Lawrenceville (0)
we'll look at the Olney and Newton individual results in our sports report on Monday

 

(NEWTON/OLNEY)  here's results from other High School Baseball and Softball yesterday
in Baseball  :
* Marshall beat Lawrenceville, 7-0
* Hamilton County beat Edwards County, 7-4
in Softball  :
* Charleston beat Marshall, 12-2
* Cumberland beat Oblong, 3-2

 

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(OLNEY)  on our Sports Broadcast Schedule  :  it’s Olney Lady Tiger softball today on CBS Sports Radio WVLN with game at 10:00 this morning  :  it’s Cardinals baseball today on Freedom 92.9 with our dugout show at 12:10 and first pitch at 1:05  :  and it’s the latest in sports, the rest of the day and all night, on CBS Sports Radio, at 107.1 FM / 740 AM, WVLN – plus around the clock online, at  www.wvlnam.com