FOOTBALL - WEEK 7
Mt. Carmel 43, Newton 7
Newton's offense continued to struggle in Week 7, only scoring seven points against an undefeated Mt. Carmel team.
The Eagles lost 43-7 to move to 4-3 on the season.
Golden Aces' quarterback Blayne Sisson threw for 194 yards on 5-of-10 passing and one touchdown while running for 72 yards and two scores.
Receiver Zach Allen caught three of Sisson's passes for 124 yards. Noah Martin snagged the touchdown reception.
For Newton, Lain Burgener threw for 83 yards on 7-of-15 passing, while Dawson Deitz ran for 59 yards and the lone touchdown.
St. Anthony 8, Arthur-Lovington (Atwood-Hammond) 0
St. Anthony soccer defeated ALAH in the Class 1A Carlinville Sectional Regional Quarterfinals.
The Bulldogs won 8-0.
Roberton Campos scored three goals. Will Fearday scored two, and Kevin Canales, Adrian Bustamante, and Manaye Mossman all scored one.
George Scheidemantel finished with two assists, while Adam Brandenburger had one.
St. Anthony returns to the pitch on Tuesday when they play No. 2 seed Newton — at Altamont — at 4 p.m. in the Class 1A Carlinville Sectional Regional Semifinals.
North Clay 11, Windsor (Stewardson-Strasburg) 3
North Clay concluded a one-loss fall season by winning the National Trail Conference Tournament championship over WSS Friday.
The Cardinals won 11-3, scoring at least one run in every inning.
Donnie Zimmerman went 3-for-3 with two runs and one RBI. Logan Fleener went 1-for-1 with two runs and two RBIs, and Dakota Weidner went 1-for-4 with a double and two RBIs.
As for the Hatchets, Samuel Vonderheide went 3-for-4 with a double, while Gavan Wernsing went 2-for-4. Carter Chaney added a double and went 1-for-2 with one run, as well.
Altamont 6, St. Anthony 3
Altamont defeated St. Anthony in the National Trail Conference Tournament third-place game on Friday.
The Indians won 6-3 after scoring four runs in the top of the fifth inning.
Tyler Robbins went 2-for-4 with one run and one RBI. Kienon Eirhart went 2-for-3 with two runs, one home run, and one RBI, and Wyatt Phillips went 1-for-3 with a double and three RBIs.
Meanwhile, for the Bulldogs, Colton Fearday went 2-for-4 with one run, and Will Hoene went 2-for-2 with one run. Angelo Mendella went 1-for-4 with a double, too.
Gateway 2, Altamont 1
Altamont fell to Gateway in three sets Friday.
The Lady Indians won the first 27-25, lost the second 25-20, and lost the third 25-17.
Altamont had contributions from Ellie McManaway (11 digs, one block, seven assists, and nine kills), Ada Tappendorf (eight digs, one block, and one kill), Ella Ruffner (11 digs, one ace, one block, and six assists), Lauren Walker (15 digs and one ace), Madison Splechter (two digs), Alyvia Wills (two digs, one block, and three kills), Peyton Osteen (four digs, two aces, eight assists, and one kill), Della Berg (three digs, one block, and one assist), Brinna Grunloh (two digs), and Gracie Lemke (four digs).
Breese Central 2, Altamont 0
Altamont lost its first match of the Highland Varsity Tournament on Friday.
The Lady Indians lost the first set 25-20 and the second 25-19.
Altamont had contributions from Ellie McManaway (seven digs, one ace, one block, three assists, and four kills), Ada Tappendorf (three digs, two blocks, and two kills), Ella Ruffner (11 digs, one block, and five kills), Lauren Walker (six digs), Madison Splechter (one dig), Kadence Wolff (two digs), Alyvia Wills (two digs and three kills), Peyton Osteen (four digs and eight assists), Della Berg (one dig, one block, and one assist), and Grace Lemke (one dig).