Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Vol. 136, No. 45




South Fulton Junior High Track Competes in Rushville Meet
RUSHVILLE, MARCH 31 — The junior high track team competed in a meet held in Rushville. Click HERE to view photos.



South Fulton Running Rebels Compete in Five-Team Meet in Bushnell
BUSHNELL, APRIL 10 — The South Fulton Running Rebels competed in a five-team meet in Bushnell on Thursday night. The Rebels put up strong performances on the boys and girls sides … (more)


Rebels Take Two From Ducks
ASTORIA, APRIL 12 — South Fulton remains unbeaten in the Prairieland at 4-0 following a double-header sweep over Havana on Saturday. In the opening contest, South Fulton blasted the visitors, 21-2, and dominated the Ducks in game two, 13-1 … (more)

Big Bats Equal Big Win
WINCHESTER, APRIL 9 — In only five innings of play, Coach Matt Klaska’s ball club cranked out 14 hits, and 11 RBIs in a lopsided 13-2 decision over West Central on Wednesday … (more)

Rebels Suffer First Loss
KNOXVILLE, APRIL 7 — In boys baseball action on Monday afternoon, South Fulton (6-1) suffered their first loss of the season, as Knoxville plated 4 runs in the bottom of the first inning on their way to a 7-3 victory over the Rebels … (more)

Rebels Off to a Fast Start
BEARDSTOWN, APRIL 5 — Off to one of the best starts in program history, the South Fulton baseball squad improved to 6-0 following a doubleheader decision over Beardstown … (more)

Rebels Rally to Beat Farmington
ASTORIA, APRIL 1 — In league play on the baseball diamond last Tuesday afternoon, South Fulton (4-0, 1-0) rallied for 2 runs in the fifth inning, and another in the sixth to get past Farmington … (more)


Lady Blue Bullets Steal One From South Fulton
IPAVA, APRIL 10 — In girls high school softball on Thursday afternoon, Knoxville rallied for 2 runs in the fifth inning, and another 3 in the seventh to post an 8-7 conference win over South Fulton (3-4, 1-1) at Ipava Topless Mini-Dome … (more)

First-Inning Explosion
Lifts Lady Cougars Past
South Fulton

WINCHESTER, APRIL 9 — Ten runs in the bottom half of the first inning by West Central proved to be too much for South Fulton to overcome, as the Cougars cruised to a 14-3 victory over the Lady Rebels on Wednesday afternoon … (more)

Butler Tosses One Hitter, Lady Rebels Shutout BPC
IPAVA, APRIL 8 — Emily Butler threw five-shutout innings, and allowed only one hit in South Fulton’s 20-0 victory over Bushnell/Prairie City on Tuesday afternoon at the Topless Mini-Dome in Ipava … (more)

Lady Rebels Win on the Road
BOWEN, APRIL 7 — Highlighted by a
7-run effort in the seventh inning, the South Fulton softball squad (2-2) cruised past Southeastern, 13-4, on Monday afternoon at Bowen … (more)

Lady Rebels Offense not Enough to Overcome Bombers
IPAVA, APRIL 1 — Despite outhitting Macomb 13 to 11, South Fulton’s bats were not enough to get past the Bombers who posted a 16-12 road win over the Lady Rebels … (more)


Perry Inks With Carl Sandburg College

Submitted photo

Kaity Perryt Kaity Perry

ASTORIA, APRIL 7 — Senior standout Kaity Perry signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Carl Sandburg Junior College last Tuesday at Astoria High School … (more)

Lady Rebels Softball Spring Slam
April 19

Field A — Litchfield vs. Calhoun, 9 a.m.; Monticello vs. Calhoun, 10:30 a.m.; Monticello vs. Litchfield, noon; Monticello vs. South Fulton, 2 p.m.

Field B — Auburn vs. Liberty, 9 a.m.; Auburn vs. South Fulton, 10:30 a.m.; Auburn vs. Calhoun, 1 p.m.

Field C — South Fulton vs. Southeast, 9 a.m.; Liberty vs. Southeast, 10:30 a.m.; Liberty vs. Litchfield, 1:30 p.m.

Gate admission, $5 adults; $3 students

Upcoming Game Schedule

Friday, April 18

  • Varsity/junior varsity baseball, away, West Prairie (Blandinsville), 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 19

  • Varsity baseball, away, Lewistown, DH, 10 a.m.

Monday, April 21

  • Varsity/junior varsity baseball, at Astoria, Midwest Central, 4:15 p.m.
  • Varsity/junior varsity softball, at Ipava, Southeastern, 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 22

  • Junior varsity baseball, away, Lewistown, 4 p.m.
  • Varsity/junior varsity softball, at Ipava, Rushville/Industry, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 23

  • Varsity/junior varsity softball, away, Lewistown,
    4 p.m.

Thursday, April 24

  • Junior high track, away, Lewistown, 4 p.m.
  • High school boys/girls track, away, Beardstown,
    4 p.m.
  • Varsity baseball, away, Griggsville/Perry, 4:30 p.m.
  • Junior varsity baseball, away, Havana, 4:30 p.m.
  • Varsity softball, away, Griggsville, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 25

  • Varsity/junior varsity softball, away, Fairview,
    4:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 26

  • Varsity baseball, at Astoria, Rushville/Industry, DH, 10 a.m.