Posts Tagged ‘Mike Rude’

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...


Eagles open season with win over Indians

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Vienna-Goreville High School football team opened its 2013 season with a 14-8 victory over Johnston City on a brutally hot afternoon at Vienna. The win was the Eagles’ first over Johnston C...


Vienna-Goreville football kicks off Saturday

By Mike McGinnis First home game set for Saturday at 1 p.m. The Vienna-Goreville High School football team will open its season this Saturday against Johnston City.  Kick-off is set for 1:00 p.m. at Vienna.  Last year, V-G lo...



Season ends for V-G Eagles with most wins in program’s history

The season ended for the Vienna-Goreville football team with a loss to top-seeded Greenville in the second round of the Class 3A state play-offs last Saturday at Greenville. The final score was 42-2. The Greenville football pro...


Vienna-Goreville Eagles advance to second round in playoffs

Before this season started, Vienna-Goreville head football coach Mike Rude said that this year’s squad would be “the most competitive team we have fielded.”  The Eagles have proved him right, as they defeated Sesser-Vali...


Eagles defeat S-V-W-W 27-6, improve to 3-1

The Vienna-Goreville varsity football team defeated Sesser-Valier-Wilsonville-Woodlawn Saturday at Vienna, by the score of 27-6, giving head coach Mike Rude his 200th career win. It was the third straight win for the Eagles, an...


Coach Mike Rude has 200th career win

Vienna-Goreville’s victory over Sesser-Valier-Waltonville-Woodlawn Saturday gave head coach Mike Rude his 200th career win. Rude joins Du Quoin’s former head coach Al Martin as the only two coaches in Southern Illinois to h...



V-G Football upsets Fairfield

Last year, the Vienna-Goreville High School varsity football team lost to Fairfield 28-22 when the Mules scored a touchdown with just over a minute left in the game. The defeat left the Eagles with a 1-2 record. This year’s c...


Vienna-Goreville defeats Hamilton

The Vienna-Goreville High School varsity football team evened its season record at 1-1 with a 44-15 win at Hamilton County in a game that was completed last Monday night.  The contest began on Friday night, but play was stoppe...