Wednesday, April 27, 2016 • Vol. 138, No. 47

LOCAL AREA SPORTS


HIGH SCHOOL

BASEBALL

Rebels Roll to 4-1
in League Play

CUBA, APRIL 19 — Over a period of five games dating back to April 12, South Fulton (9-8, 4-1) has outscored their opponents, 25-6, and Tuesday’s conference contest against North Fulton was more of the same … (more)

SOFTBALL

Lady Rebels Sweep Suns
IPAVA, APRIL 18 — The Lady Rebels softball squad completed a season sweep over Southeastern on Tuesday following a 12-2 victory over the Suns at the Topless Mini-Dome in Ipava … (more)

TRACK

Rebels Medal at
Livingston Invite

LEWISTOWN, APRIL 14 — By far the biggest meet of the regular season, South Fulton was among the 16 teams from around central Illinois taking part in the John Livingston Relays … (more)


 

Lady Rebels “Light it up Blue”

Photo by Sports Editor Darren Churchill

2016 Lady Rebels softball team hosted a “Light it up Blue” softball game against Rushville/Industry on Tuesday, April 19, at the Topless Mini Dome in Ipava. April is Autism Awareness Month and the Lady Rebels sold T-shirts, conducted a bake sale and a wreath raffle. All proceeds from the event were donated to Rainbow Riders, a not-for-profit, therapeutic horseback riding program for individuals with special needs located outside of Monmouth. Congratulations to Jawni Lannery, winner of the wreath raffle.

Lady Rebels "Light It Up Blue"

Pictured, front row, left to right: Cynthia Skiles, Mikayla DeWees, Rachel Ragle, Allyssa Hayes, Leah Norris, Brittany Poppenhager, Ciara Derry. Back row: Coach Jim Melvin, Savana Markley, Sadie Markley, Kassidy Williams, Makenze Coulter, Maggie Lascelles, Hannah Krukewitt, Madison Coulter, Lexi Danner-Clark, Coach Alanna Spencer.


Rebels Capture Hardware
at Livingston Relays

South Fulton track competed in the Livingston Relays at Lewistown on Thursday and brought home 12 medals in their respective events. A total of 16 teams from around central Illinois took part in the meet.

Pictured, front row, left to right: Lizzy Treadway, Tori Keeler, Emily Briney, Taylor Churchill, Cailin Kimbro, Abbie Cebuhar. Back row: Gage Hollenback, Jett Jones.


 

 

 

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