Sports

Gibson City race car driver reaches milestone

FARMER CITY — Gibson City resident Kevin Weaver gained his 300th career late model feature victory Friday.

He did so with a first-place finish at the Farmer City Raceway, beating second- and third-place finishers McKay Wenger and Scott Bull, respectively.


Paxton Aquatic Wildcats lose to Monticello

WEDNESDAY, July 1

MONTICELLO MARLINS 350, PAXTON AQUATIC WILDCATS 190

At Monticello

Boys team scores

Monticello 158, Paxton 112

Girls team scores

Monticello 192, Paxton 78

Individual results

100-meter medley relay


Offensive onslaught powers Buckley Dutchmasters to four-game sweep over Watseka Angels

BUCKLEY – The Buckley Dutchmasters’ offense produced in a big way last weekend.

On Sunday, the Dutchmasters combined for 21 runs en route to a 10-3 win in game one and an 11-1 triumph in game two.


Paxton Swedes vs. Central Illinois Legends

Here are some of the highlights from game two of Sunday's Eastern Illinois Baseball League doubleheader in Paxton...


Buckley Dutchmasters vs. Watseka Angels

Here are some of the highlights from game one of Sunday's doubleheader in Buckley...


Buckley Dutchmasters sweep doubleheader at Watseka

WATSEKA – The Buckley Dutchmasters won both games of a Saturday doubleheader against the Watseka Angels, each by a score of 11-0.

In game one, the Dutchmasters scored one run in the first and second innings each before a six-run outburst in the third inning. Buckley added three runs in the fifth inning and produced nine hits while allowing only two hits defensively.


Ford-Iroquois Indians baseball loses 7-0 to Mattoon Red in Greenville Tourney

GREENVILLE – The Ford-Iroquois Indians Post #432 baseball team lost 7-0 Saturday to Mattoon Red in the Greenville Tourney.

Payton Stiers collected two of the Indians’ five hits.

Cole Eshleman struck out two batters in five innings pitched for the Indians (10-4). Logan Davis pitched two innings as he fanned one batter as the two pitchers gave up a combined seven runs on 14 hits.


Ford-Iroquois Indians defeat Highland in Greenville Tourney

GREENVILLE – The Ford-Iroquois Indians Post #432 baseball team won 6-0 Saturday over Highland in the Greenville Tourney.

Andrew Zenner pitched a complete game, striking out two batters and allowing no runs on two hits.

Jaxson Coplea and Logan Davis each had two hits and drove in two runs. Dalton Coplea also produced two hits and Zenner recorded an RBI.


Ford-Iroquois Indians wins first two games in Greenville Tourney

GREENVILLE – The Ford-Iroquois Indians Post #432 baseball team won its first two games at the Greenville Tourney on Friday.

The Indians first defeated Mattoon Red 4-0.

Payton Stiers pitched a complete-game shutout, striking out three batters while allowing three hits.


Syndicate content