The Danville Blue Devils trailed the Cardington Pirates by 20 heading into the fourth quarter, but the Blue Devils plowed ahead to cut the lead to five, but the visitors did just enough Thursday to hold on to a 57-51 win.
The Highland girls basketball team had a 10-point advantage early in the fourth quarter and after Fredericktown cut the lead to two, the Scots did just enough to pick up the 49-44 win Wednesday on the Freddies’ Senior Night.
The Mount Vernon Baseball Association and Knox County Babe Ruth will conduct final registrations for the upcoming season for T-ball (5-6 year olds), Coach pitch (7-8 year olds), Minor League (9-10 year olds) and Major League (11-12 year olds)
The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets swimmers took the pool Saturday at the sectional meet at the Kenyon Athletic Center and laid down several personal- and career-best times, with the Jackets combining for nine district-qualifying times.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and
date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
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791, Mount Vernon 43050-0791.
Contact sports editor Bill Davis at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Fax: (740) 397-1321