Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL


September 25, 2012

Local roundup

EFFINGHAM — Ellie Ruholl carded a 48 to lead the Wooden Shoes to a 208-246 victory against Sullivan on Monday at Effingham Country Club.

Holly Dust added a 51 to finish second for the Shoes, and Leah Kremer (54), Laura Wente (55), Celeste Deters (56), Haley Giles (59), Lea Thoele (61) and Katie Thoele (63) finished up the round for T-Town.

The Shoes improved to 6-9 overall.

Effingham defeats Mout Zion

With a team score of 161, the Hearts narrowly defeated Mt. Zion (162) on Monday at Angus Links Golf Course. Taylorville (171) and Shelbyville (178) finished third and fourth overall.

Anthony Lechman shot a 36 to earn medalist honors, and Anthony Barrett shot a 39 to finish second for the Hearts.

Jackson Wendling (41), Sean Sandifer (45), Jake Linders (46) and Reed Schafer (47) rounded out the scoring for Effingham.

The Hearts are now 15-2 overall.


St. Elmo falls to Ramsey

Despite a three-run first inning, the Eagles were unable to defeat Ramsey on Monday afternoon, losing the game 7-3.

Connor Beasley hit a three-run home run to account for all of St. Elmo’s runs. Dalton Parks went 2-for-3 with a double.

Parks also took the loss, allowing five runs in 3 2/3 innings. He is now 1-3 on the season.

St. Elmo fell to 7-9 for the fall.

Dieterich shuts down


Tanner Traub smacked two doubles and drove in four runs to lead the Maroons to a 10-1 victory over the Bombers in Dieterich on Monday afternoon.

Garrett Einhorn had two RBI, Alex Bohnhoff and Trenton Poe each had two hits and an RBI, and Brandon Westjohn and Reid Shoemaker each added an RBI for Dieterich.

Westjohn pitched a complete game, striking out nine and allowing only three hits to pick up the victory.

Dieterich is now 4-11 overall.


Cumberland tops Dieterich

Kamisha Holsapple had three digs, 19 assists and two aces in Cumberland’s 26-24, 26-24 victory over Dieterich on Monday night at Cumberland High School.

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  • Booker.jpg Pirates push past Flaming Hearts 10-2

    It took a bit for the bats to warm up, but Cumberland made the necessary adjustments at the plate and took down Effingham 10-2 Wednesday afternoon.

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  • Bohnhoff.jpg Newton walks off against Dieterich

    For the second straight game, Newton earned a win via the walkoff, this time as Caleb Chesnut drove in the game-winning run with two outs to down Dieterich 5-4.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Niebs.jpg Walsh, Bulldogs fend off Newton 17-8

    Makayla Walsh played the role of starter and stopper.
    She relieved St. Anthony pitcher Jenna Woltman, who was struggling to locate her pitches, and stopped the bleeding during a four-run fourth inning.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Foreman.JPG Flaming Hearts handle Olney

    Effingham cruised to its second dual win of the year, taking all nine matches from Olney Tuesday afternoon.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hearts 5th, St. A 8th at Troy

    Effingham went 3-1 at the Troy Triad Invitational Saturday to earn fifth place overall, while crosstown counterpart St. Anthony went 1-3 and finished eighth.

    April 14, 2014

  • DSC_0281.JPG Lady Shoes stay unbeaten

    The Lady Shoes kept rolling at the Pinckneyville Showcase, winning both games and moving to a perfect 12-0.
    Teutopolis fell behind 3-0 to Pinckneyville after one and it took them until the fourth to get on the board, but once they did, they put up 12 runs in three innings for the 12-6 win.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Herrmann.jpg Bulldogs blow out BCCH 21-2

    St. Anthony base runners were active on Wednesday, taking 20 extra bags by steals or passed balls during the Bulldogs' 21-2 rout.
    Morgan Gardewine finished among the most greedy, scoring twice on passed balls in a 10-run third inning, while collecting one steal and advancing two other times.

    April 10, 2014 2 Photos

  • Deters.jpg A Deters dynasty

    Seven years after her sister committed to Lake Lake College, Jillian Deters did the same.
    The National Trail Conference most valuable player will play her college basketball for the Lakers, a program she knows almost inside and out after watching her sister, Mallory, play for them.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • ZGardewine.jpg Gardewine sharp in St. Anthony win

    St. Anthony kept the pressure on from the get-go both on the mound and the basepaths and beat the reigning NTC champion South Central Cougars 8-2.

    April 10, 2014 2 Photos

  • Bky0obWIIAABb49.jpg Stew-Stras' Vonderheide headed to College of the Ozarks

    It's not fair to say Windsor/Stew-Stras' Christian Vonderheide has been planning on attending College of the Ozarks since he was 13 years old.
    But the seed was planted when the senior righty first attended the Sho-Me Baseball Camp as a 13-year-old, establishing a relationship with the college and the coaching staff over the years.
    He made it official last month, inking his letter of commitment to play for the NAIA school in Point Lookout, Mo.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

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