Baseball

Blackcats win over Pope County, improve record to 7-6

April 15 vs. Pope County After a tough loss to Cobden last Saturday, the Goreville High School baseball squad returned to the win column with a 7-5 victory over visiting Pope County on Monday.  The win puts the Blackcats seaso...


Blackcats defeat Elverado 10-3

The Blackcats played their first game at home for the season Thursday morning and defeated Elverado 10-3. Check Wednesday’s paper for the the complete story.


Blackcats come from behind to win over Seneca

March 27 vs. Seneca The Goreville High School baseball team notched a 7-5 win over Seneca on Wednesday of last week.  The Blackcats held a 1-0 lead until Seneca scored five runs in the top of the fourth inning.  Goreville tie...


Blackcats fall to Murphysboro, Du Quoin

Last Saturday, the Goreville High School baseball squad suffered a 7-3 loss at Murphysboro.  The Blackcats trailed 5-0 after the third inning before scoring a run in the top of the fourth.  The Red Devils answered with a pair...



Jr. Blackcats win regional championship game

The Goreville Junior High baseball team won the regional championship by defeating Cobden 16-6, last Friday. The win puts the Junior Cats into the state tournament at Pinckneyville, with their first game set for this Saturday a...


Jr. High Blackcats win conference championship

The Goreville Junior High baseball team won their conference tournament championship last Saturday by defeating Anna 5-3. The victory gives the Junior Cats a 14-1 record heading into this week’s regional tournament. In the ch...


Blackcats improve to 8-1

The Goreville Junior High baseball team improved their season record to 8-1 with an 18-1 win over Egyptian last Thursday (Sept. 6) in the SIC conference tournament.  Webb led the Junior Cats with three hits, while Dunn and Mas...


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G-Force finishes season with win over Eagles

In a game that kept players, coaches and spectators sweating until the end, Goreville’s G-Force 12-U baseball team held off the Vienna Eagles 9-7 to claim the Southern Illinois Baseball and Softball Association championship t...



Blackcats GOLD and G-Force to play for championships

Goreville Blackcats GOLD 8U team will join Goreville’s G-Force 12U team in Marion Saturday at Rent One Ball Park with each team competing for championship titles. The Goreville 8-U baseball team will play Saturday morning at ...


G-Force shutting out competition

Johnson County Youth League’s G-Force’s Brody Conley brings the heat on Anna’s Yankee’s starting lineup as the 12-and-under league begin the second of a double header Monday night at the Goreville High S...