Posts Tagged ‘Lady Blackcats’

Goreville ladies win State Championship

The season ended for the Goreville Junior Lady Blackcats on Friday, January 29 with the team hoisting the State Championship trophy in the air.  Achieving the incredibly rare perfect season, they went 29-0 en route to their vi...


Darnell hits 1000

Goreville Lady Blackcat Haley Darnell hit her 1000th point while recently playing against Benton making her only the 11th Lady Cat in school history to achieve this milestone.


Lady Cats defeat host Benton at tourney

By Mike McGinnis On Monday of last week, the Goreville High School girls basketball team defeated host Benton, 55-52, to win third place at the Benton Rangerette Christmas Classic Tournament.  The Lady Blackcats completed tour...


Lady Cats off to 2-1 start

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School girl’s basketball team lost at Eldorado last Thursday, by the score of 48-44.  Goreville trailed 36-18 at the half.  Eldorado was ahead 43-28 after the third quarter, but the Lady ...



Blackcats narrowly defeat Eagles in Pink Out match

By Mike McGinnis Last Monday night, the Goreville High School volleyball squad defeated Vienna in a close match at Goreville in three sets, 24-26, 25-19, 25-23. In the opening set, the Lady Blackcats built a 14-6 lead before Vi...


Lady Cats claim 3rd at State

Goreville Lady Blackcats defeat Glasford-Illini Bluffs 13-6 in semi-final of IHSA Class 1A state softball tournament By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School softball team came up short in its bid to repeat as Class 1A state ...


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 senior squad reach, surpass 100 wins

For only the second time in the Lady Blackcats’ basketball program history has a group or individual surpassed 100 wins in their high school career. For seniors Jessica Wright, Allison Pritchett and Alison Webb, that elusive ...


Lady Cats defeat Vienna, improve to 7-0

The Goreville High School girl’s basketball team boosted its record to 7-0 with a 74-57 home win over Vienna last Monday.  The Lady Blackcats built a big, early lead, then held off Vienna’s second half come-back bid for th...