Softball

Lady Cats shut out Elverado to win Sectional

The Goreville Lady Blackcats shut out Elverado Saturday at home to claim the Class 1A Goreville softball sectional championship title.  The Lady Cats will face the winner of the Odin Sectional Monday, May 27 in Johnston City ...


Lady Cats claim Regional championship title

By Mike McGinnis May 18 vs. Hardin County The Goreville High School softball team defeated Hardin County, 5-0, last Saturday to claim the Pope County Class 1A regional championship.  The victory moved the Lady Blackcats into t...


Lady Cats finish regular season, head to Regionals

By Mike McGinnis May 7 at Herrin On Tuesday of last week, the Goreville High School softball team lost a non-conference contest at Herrin by the score of 2-0. Herrin broke a scoreless tie with a run in the bottom of the fifth i...


Lady Cats back in action after rain delays

April 22 vs. Galatia-Thompsonville After last week’s game at Johnston City, as well as the O’Fallon tournament were rained out, the Goreville High School softball squad returned to action on Monday with a 12-0 short game wi...



Lady Cats fall to Marion at home, season stands at 7-4

April 15 vs. Marion Last Monday, the Goreville High School softball team lost to Marion 5-1, in a non-conference contest played at Goreville.  The defeat gives the Lady Blackcats a 7-4 season record. Goreville scored its only ...


Lady Cats defeat Elverado

The Lady Cats come from behind to defeat Elverado 7-2 today at home.


Lady Cats season off to 2-1 start

The Goreville High School softball team picked up two wins last Saturday as the Lady Blackcats defeated Shawnee and Harrisburg in games played at Goreville.  With the wins, Goreville improved its record to 2-1. Against Shawnee...


Softball slugger signs with Murray

Goreville Blackcat Senior Taylor Odom recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career at Murray State University.  Odom has been a four-year starter for the Blackcats’ softball team playing both t...



Goreville awarded for sportsmanship

The Illinois High School Association recently announced Goreville High School as a recipient of a 2011-12 “Do What’s Right!” sportsmanship award. Goreville was selected for its activities and conduct during the IHSA State...


Junior High Blackcats wrap up record softball season

The Goreville Junior High Blackcats finished a record season Thursday, Oct. 4 competing in the Southern Illinois Junior High School Athletic Association State Tournament finals at Pinckneyville with a 23-4 record, more wins tha...