Sports

Vinson perfect on bittersweet day

via The News-Gazette

Chase Vinson’s Wednesday morning began with the delivery of horrible news. His summer baseball pitching coach, former Schlarman star and 23-year-old Tyler Brennan, died late April 17 in a single-car accident east of Danville.


NVJHS basketball teams successful in Banks of the Wabash tourney

The North Vermillion Junior High seventh grade girls, and eighth grade boys  basketball teams recently won the Banks of the Wabash tournaments.

The seventh grade girls defeated Turkey Run in the first round and were victorious over Riverton Parke in the championship. The tournament was held at Turkey Run.


DACC to host national tournament for 25th year

Danville Area Community College and the city of Danville will again host the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Men’s National Basketball Tournament at the DACC campus March 20-24.

Tournament pairings will not be available until later in March.


North Vermillion High School celebrates Homecoming

On February 17, 2018, North Vermillion upset South Putnam 55-40 to win their Homecoming.  

Trevor Eppert was the high scorer with 19 points and 12 rebounds.

Chris Ellis and Gabrielle Wilson were crowned Homecoming King and Queen.


North Vermillion golf team competes in IHSAA Golf Sectionals

The North Vermillion golf team competed in the IHSAA golf sectional on June 6 at Crawfordsville Municipal Golf Course.  
    Will Martin led the Falcons shooting a 71 on 18 holes, earning 1st place Individual Score honors, and 2nd place Low Medalist overall.   The Low Medalist was Luke Brotherton of Greencastle with a 70.  


North Vermillion golf team competes in Wabash River Conference

The North Vermillion High School golf team competed in the Wabash River Conference match at Turkey Run Golf Course on June 3.  
    Two individuals qualified for the all-conference team, consisting of the top 8 players in the WRC.  Leading NV was Will Martin, who finished in 3rd place, shooting a 75.  There was a tie for co-medalist, at 74.  


Westville Youth Football sign-ups

Westville Youth Football, Cheer/Dance signups will be held at Zamberletti Park July 20, from 12 - 4 p.m., July 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and August 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Buffalo Stampede 5K Run/Walk to be held October 26

The Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman High School and Mary Miller Jr. High baseball teams are hosting a Buffalo Stampede 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 26.     
    The event will begin at 8 a.m. at Pine Crest Elementary School, Kennedy Drive in Georgetown, IL.


Noth Vermillion Youth Football League in 10th season

The North Vermillion Youth Football League is currently in its 10th season and is run by JR and Deena Martin. The Falcons compete on Saturday afternoons and are members of the Wabash Valley Youth Football League, competing against Covington, Riverton Parke, Attica, Seeger, South Vermillion, and Danville (IL).


Falcons enjoy huge Homecoming victory against Riverton Parke Panthers

The North Vermillion Falcons upset the Riverton Parke Panthers with a score of 79-0 to win the Falcon’s Homecoming.


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