Carmi American Legion Post 224 Goes 3-1 over Weekend

Carmi American Legion posted statement wins to close out 24th District play Saturday taking out Grayville by a 7-1 score in Game 1 and following that up with an 8-1 win.  Jason Mendenhall pitched a complete game for Post 224 in Game 1 giving up only 3 hits and walking only 2.  He sent 5…Read more…

Carmi American Legion Drops Game to Grayville Monday Night

1   2   3     4   5   6     7     R     H     E Carmi         1   0   0     1   4   0     0     6     9     1 Grayville     0   2   2     1   2   0     X     7     5    2 LP: Black 2B: Black, Fulkerson HR: Black IP     R     ER     H     SO     BB Sauls              3+    5      4       4       2       5 Black              3      2      …Read more…

Warriors Win All Sports Trophy

WARRIORS WIN CONFERENCE ALL-SPORTS TROPHY Mt. Carmel, IL – With the most dominating Season in Conference History, the Wabash Valley Athletic Department was recently awarded the 2019 GRAC All-Sports Trophy. The Warrior Teams of Volleyball, Softball, Women’s Basketball, Men’s Basketball, and Baseball combined for a Conference Record of 97-15 in the 2018-19 season. This was…Read more…

Legion Baseball; Another Rain Out

Legion Baseball   Once again the weather disrupted Carmi American Legion baseball as Wednesday’s doubleheader with McLeansboro was rained out. Those game will be made up Saturday, June 29 at 2 p.m.   The Legion’s schedule for the rest of the season has the locals playing Grayville for a doubleheader on June 23 at 1:30.…Read more…

Smith Named to All South Girls Track Team

Smith Named to All South Girls Track Team   Carmi-White County High School freshman Jessica Smith has been named to the 2019 All-South girls’ track and field team by the Southern Illinois Coaches Association. Smith, a sprinter, advanced to the Class 1A state meet after taking third place at the Fairfield sectional in the 200-meters…Read more…

WVC Archer Names to USA Collegiate Team

WVC ARCHER NAMED TO USA ARCHERY 2019 COLLEGIATE ARCHERY ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN TEAM Mt. Carmel, IL – Wabash Valley College archer Jacob Quillen, from West Salem, IL, has been named to the USA Archery 2019 Collegiate Archery Academic All-American Team in the Men’s Bowhunter Division. This prestigious award recognizes not only excellence on the archery field,…Read more…

Legion Baseball Loses Two

Legion Baseball; Drop Two   The weather held and Carmi and Newburgh were able to play two Saturday, with Newburgh winning both games. The first game was a 10 to 7 win for Newburgh. Mendenhall was the losing pitcher, he is now 0 and 1 on the mound. Newburgh scored twice in the first, three…Read more…

Legion Baseball; Loss to Boonville

Legion Baseball; Loss to Boonville While the Carmi American Legion team put up a valiant effort, the Boonville, Ind. ball club was able to hold Carmi to five runs and won the Thursday night matchup; 12 to 5. Cole Blazier took the loss on the mound for Carmi. Carmi got off to a great start…Read more…

Youth Fishing Derby

Youth Fishing Derby   Do you have a Jimmy Houston or Bill Dance, professional fisherman in your family. Well, if they are between the ages of 6 to 16 they should participate in the Beal (Bell) Woods Youth Fishing Derby set for Saturday (jun22). The annual youth fishing derby, sponsored by the Hanging Bass Club.…Read more…

Legion Baseball Schedule: Game Today

Legion Baseball   The Carmi American Legion Baseball team will be in action this afternoon. The locals will host Boonville, Ind for a 6 o’clock game. The Legion team was supposed to have played Poseyville, Ind, last (wed) night, but Poseyville was unable to field a team this season. The local Legion team will be…Read more…

SIC Softball Camp Coming Up

Softball Camp   Southeastern Illinois College will be hosting an All Skills Softball camp for two age groups June 26 and 27. The first camp for ages five to 12 will run from 9 until 11:30 both mornings. The price of the camp is $40 and a t-shirt is included. The second camp for ages…Read more…

Legion Drops Two to Harrisburg

Legion Baseball   It was a tough afternoon in Harrisburg for the Carmi American Legion Baseball team as they dropped both games in a doubleheader to Harrisburg. Harrisburg won the first game 2 to 1, but came back in the second to rollover the Carmi Legion winning 10 to 0. Skaggs got the only run…Read more…

Legion Baseball Rain Out

Legion Baseball   Well, the rains came and play ended for the Carmi American Legion Baseball team as they played host to Evansville Pate. The teams made it to the third inning with Carmi trailing the Evansville team 5 to 1. Evansville Pate scored four times in the second inning and added another run in…Read more…