Football

Mike Rude rehired as Vienna-Goreville head football coach

Vienna, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 –Varsity football restarted in Johnson County after more than 75 years with an inaugural season in 2009 while under the leadership of Hall of Fame Coach Mike Rude. Coach Rude lead the Vienna-Go...


Blackcats to remain football teammates at Lindenwood

Goreville Blackcats Kyefer Cavins, Connor Seavers, and Dallas Melot were surrounded by family members as they each signed letters of intent to play football in college at Lindenwood University-Belleville. The three Blackcats ha...


Goreville football players named All-Conference

By Mike McGinnis The awards program for the 2013 Vienna-Goreville High School football team was held last Thursday at Vienna High School.  Members of the cheer leading squad and football team were introduced and recognized for...


V-G Eagles finish season with 6-4 record

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville football Eagles faced a big challenge in Saturday’s first round Class 3A play-off game as V-G travelled to Carterville to take on the state’s top ranked team.  The Eagles played hard b...



Eagles upset Eldorado, advance to playoffs against Carterville

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Vienna-Goreville football team celebrated senior day at Vienna by defeating Eldorado in a close contest, 14-13.  With the win, V-G finished their regular season with a 6-3 record.  The Eagl...


V-G Eagles clench play-off berth

The Vienna-Goreville Eagles defeated the Eldorado Eagles in a narrow, 14-13 home victory Saturday afternoon to clench a play-off berth and knock off the visiting Eagles’ chance at a three-way tie for a Black Diamond Confe...


V-G Football earn spot in play-offs

By Mike McGinnis The Vienna-Goreville football team qualified for the play-offs for the second straight year with a 23-7 victory over Christopher-Zeigler-Royalton last Saturday at Christopher. The win gives V-G a 5-3 record, wi...


Vienna-Goreville falls hard to Carmi-White County

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday at Vienna, the V-G football Eagles lost to Carmi-White County by the score of 36-8. The loss puts V-G’s record at 4-3 with two games remaining. The Bulldogs took an 8-0 lead when they scored on ...



Eagles crush Falcons 46-0

By Mike McGinnis After a slow start, the Vienna-Goreville High School football team rolled to a 46-0 victory over Elverado-Trico last Saturday at Vienna. With the win, the Eagles improved their record to 3-2. V-G went on a 59 y...


Goreville’s Seavers sets record in V-G 54-8 victory over Hamilton County

By Mike McGinnis In high school football action last Saturday, Connor Seavers set a new team record with four touchdowns and Will Dahmer added two more to lead Vienna-Goreville to a 54-8 win over Hamilton County at Vienna. The ...