Softball

Lady Cats shutout Bulldogs to earn regional title

The Goreville Lady Cats Softball team defeated the Jonesboro Bulldogs 10-0 in five innings to win the 2012 Southern Illinois Junior High School Athletic Association Regional Championship at home Friday evening. The Lady Cats ad...


Jr. Cats place second in conference

The results were reversed in a conference upset for the Goreville Jr. High Blackcats’ softball team as the Anna Jr. High Indians defeated the Cats 4-0 after having lost to the Cats in Goreville 4-0 just two weeks earlier. The...


Jr. Cats conference rescheduled

Goreville’s Junior High softball team looks to finish the season at the top of its game as its winning streak continues as they defeated Buncombe/Cypress 12-4 Monday night and improved their record to 16-2. Top hitters were M...


Jr. Cats remain top seed in conference

As the Goreville Junior High Lady Cats draw closer to the end of their short season, the winning momentum continues with two more shutouts in their last few games. The Cats hosted the Anna Jr. High Indians Wednesday, Aug. 29, f...



Junior Cats go undefeated in Harrisburg tournament

Goreville’s Junior High Lady Cats continued their winning season Saturday as they went undefeated in a round robin tournament held in Harrisburg. The Cats defeated Gallatin County 15-4; Hardin County 2-1; and finished the tou...


Jr. Cats’ Softball team defeats Herrin, heads to tournament

The Goreville Junior High School softball team found itself struggling for the first three innings against Herrin Middle School Monday afternoon in Herrin. After a few line drives and stolen bases in the fourth, the Blackcats w...


Jr. Blackcats off to a winning start

The Goreville Jr. High softball team won the consolation championship at the 14th Annual Marion Tournament Saturday, Aug. 11, as they defeated Carmi 8-7, Mt.Vernon 20-3, and Duquoin in the championship game 11-2. The Blackcats...


Junior Cats prepare for new season ahead: season schedule announced

Goreville eighth grader Summar Albright takes a swing during the Junior High Softball tryouts Monday evening at the Village Park while assistant coach Missy Darnell looks on.  Softball coach Eric Goins said the turnout for try...



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Jr. High girls softball tryouts scheduled July 30

The Goreville Schools’ athletics recently announced tryouts for Jr. High Lady Blackcats softball scheduled for July 30 from 5 p.m. to 7 at Goreville Village Park.  The tryouts are “closed to players only.” Jr...


Future Blackcats undefeated in season

Goreville’s pitcher Summar Albright chases down opposing Vienna player who decided to return to third after heading home on a ball drop by Gorville’s catcher Montanna Albright in Pony League play Monday night at the...