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2016-2017

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Friday, March 24, 2017

CHS track teams open season at home Thursday

The Chester Yellow Jacket track teams opened up their outdoor portion of their 2017 season at home Thursday.

In the girls meet, Chester finished first with 172 points followed by Christopher (164), Sparta (125), New Athens (50) and Waterloo Gibault (14). Shawnee and Steeleville did not score during the meet.

Here are the results for the Lady Yellow Jackets.

Maddie Hoffman won the discus (97' 0") and won the shot put (32' 3")

Hannah Schweizer finished second in the discus (95' 8") and finished second in the shot put (29' 7")

Ashton Jany finished fourth in the long jump (13' 2.5")

Kaitlyn Hoffman finished third in the high jump (5' 0") and won the triple jump (31' 5")

Jessica Kattenbraker finished fourth in the high jump (4' 10") and finished second in the 400 (1:03.5)

Tayler Howie finished fourth in the triple jump (24' 7.5")

Abby Myers won the pole vault (7' 0")

Elyzabeth Mitchell finished fourth in the pole vault (5' 6")

Morgan Atchison won the 100 hurdles (:16.0) and won the 300 hurdles (:47.8)

Taylor Hennrich finished fifth in the 100 (:14.4) and finished fourth in the 200 (:31.0)

Taylor Dunning won the 800 (2:41.4) and won the 1600 (6:07.0)

Addie Blechle finished fourth in the 800 (2:57.9)

Audry Hopper finished fourth in the 400 (1:12.4)

Avery Runge finished fourth in the 1600 (6:41.7)

In the relays, Chester finished second in the 3200 (11:48.4), second in the 400 (:55.9), third in the 800 (2:02.9) and second in the 1600 (4:48.7)

Sparta won the boys meet with 152 points followed by Chester (147), Christopher (67), Waterloo Gibault (61), New Athens (38), Steeleville (26) and Shawnee (2).

Here are the results for the Yellow Jackets...

Chase Colvis finished fifth in the discus (81' 1")

Clayton Richelman finished third in the long jump (16' 9.5")

Nick Heffernan finished fourth in the long jump (15' 9") and finished second in the triple jump (33' 10.5")

Savion Smith won the high jump (6' 0")

Jacob Golding finished second in the high jump (5' 8")

Josh Haberberger finished third in the triple jump (27' 6")

Ronin Doiron won the pole vault (6' 6") and won the 3200 (12:28.5)

Trent Bierman finished second in the 3200 (12:31.1)

Gage Bollman finished second in the 110 hurdles (:25.2) and finished fifth in the 300 hurdles (:56.0)

Demontae Martin won the 100 (:11.5) and won the 200 (:23.9)

Joey Reid finished fourth in the 100 (:12.5) and finished fourth in the 200 (:26.4)

Jacob Wingerter finished sixth in the 400 (1:01.4)

In the relays, Chester won the 400 (:44.9), finished fourth in the 3200 (10:13.1), won the 800 (1:36.8) and finished second in the 1600 (4:09.3).

Next up is the Rocky Bridges Relays at home next Tuesday at 4pm.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Lady Yellow Jackets beat M/C 10-5 to earn first win of season

The Chester Lady Yellow Jacket softball team picked up their first win of the season Wednesday at the Gordon "Bud" Cohen Sports Complex.

Chester scored six times in the bottom of the first inning en route to a 10-5 win over the Marissa-Coulterville Meteors. Now 1-2 on the season, Chester will host Shawnee Monday at the Cohen Complex.

After plating six runs in the first, Chester scored single runs in each of the next four innings en route to the win. The Meteors scored one run in the third, two in the fourth and two in the top of the seventh.

Shea Petrowske picked up the win for Chester. She allowed three runs, all earned on four hits. She walked five and struck out three. Carlee Weir worked three and 1/3 innings allowed two runs, both unearned on four hits, walking one while striking out three.

Alyssa Keith had a big day at the plate for Chester. The senior was 2-for-4 with five RBI. Kaitlyn Dillow was 2-for-4 with two runs scored. Emily Tudor finished 1-for-2 with a sacrifice and RBI while Carlee Weir was 2-for-3 with a run scored.

Four-run, fifth inning pushes Chester to 4-1 win over Meteors

Trailing 1-0 heading to the bottom of the fifth, the Chester Yellow Jacket baseball team plated four runs and held on for a 4-1 win over the visiting Marissa-Coulterville Meteors Wednesday at the Gordon "Bud' Cohen Sports Complex.

With the win, Chester improves to 2-5 on the young season. Today, the Yellow Jackets will travel to Du Quoin for an afternoon meeting with the Indians.

Ethan Eggemeyer picked up the win for Chester. Eggemeyer pitched five innings allowing one unearned run while walking one and striking out six. Owen Korando picked up the save in relief, working two innings allowing one hit while walking one and striking out two.

Eggemeyer also helped his own cause by batting 2-for-3 in the game with a run scored. Matt Smith was 1-for-2 with an RBI and run scored while Brady Kelkhoff was 1-for-2.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Red Bud rallies past Lady Yellow Jackets 4-3

Red Bud erased a 3-0 deficit late Tuesday to beat the Chester Lady Yellow Jackets 4-3.

Chester (0-2) will host Marissa-Coulterville this afternoon at the Cohen Complex at 4:30pm.

The Lady Yellow Jackets scored all three runs in the first inning and held that lead until the fifth. Red Bud scored twice in the bottom of the fifth and took the lead with two more in the bottom of the sixth to take a 4-3 lead heading to the seventh inning.

Chester didn't score in the top of the seventh.

Logan Colvis took the loss for Chester. The senior allowed four runs, two earned on eight hits. She walked three.

Alyssa Keith was 2-for-3 with two RBI for the Lady Yellow Jackets while Claire Junger was 1-for-3 with an RBI.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Yellow Jackets drop home opener to Steeleville 10-0

The Chester Yellow Jackets managed only one hit Monday in their home opening loss to Steeleville 10-0.

That lone hit came off the bat of freshman Ethan Bert who finished 1-for-1 on the afternoon.

Chester (1-4) will visit Red Bud this afternoon.

Steeleville scored four times in the first and tacked on a single run in the second to take a quick 5-0 lead. The Warriors scored five more runs in the fourth en route to the win.

Matt Smith took the loss for Chester. Bert and Clay Herrell both pitched in relief.

Chester committed four errors in the loss to the Warriors on Monday.

Lady Yellow Jackets open season with 9-0 loss to Steeleville at home

The Chester Lady Yellow Jacket softball team opened up their season Monday at the Gordon "Bud" Cohen Sports Complex with a 9-0 loss to the Steeleville Lady Warriors.

Chester will return to action this afternoon at Red Bud.

The Lady Warriors scored three runs in the first and tacked on two more in the second to take a 5-0 lead. Steeleville added two more runs in both the fifth and seventh innings en route to the win.

Chester managed only two hits off Steeleville pitcher Sidney Hood. Kaitlyn Dillow was 1-for-3 while Kaylee James was 1-for-1.

Logan Colvis took the loss for Chester allowing seven runs, six earned on five hits in 4 and 2/3 innings. She allowed four walks while striking out two.

Shea Petrowske pitched in relief for Chester and allowed two runs, both earned, on three hits, walked four and struck out one.

Steeleville also won the three-inning Junior Varsity game 4-0. Cara Childs and Kaylee James had hits for Chester in the loss.  Brianna Surman pitched all three innings for Chester allowing four runs while walking two and striking out two.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Yellow Jackets open baseball season 1-3 at Valle/Ste. Genevieve Tournament

Chester Yellow Jackets opened up the 2017 baseball season over the weekend in the Valle/Ste. Genevieve Opening Day Tournament.

On Friday, the Yellow Jackets dropped both games in pool play, losing to DeSoto, MO 11-1 and co-host Ste. Genevieve 11-0.

In their loss to DeSoto, MO, Matt Smith went 1-for-2 with a run scored while Brennan White was 1-for-1 with a sacrifice fly.

Smith pitched three innings allowing four earned runs on five hits. He walked four and struck out one.

Curt Meyer pitched 1.2 innings in relief and allowed four earned runs on two hits, walked four and struck out one. Wes Carpenter pitched 1/3 of an inning and allowed three earned runs on two hits, walking one and striking out one.

In their loss to Ste. Genevieve, the Dragons scored five times in the third and five more in the fourth en route to the win over the Yellow Jackets.

Nick Meyer, Brady Kelkhoff and Matt Smith were each 1-for-2 with Brennan White was 0-for-1 with a walk.

Daltyn Korando pitched 3.2 innings and allowed six runs, three earned on four hits, walking three and hitting one batter.

Owen Korando pitched one inning and allowed five runs; none were earned on one hit while walking three.

The Yellow Jackets committed three errors in the loss.

Chester wrapped up play on Saturday against Neelyville, MO and Cape Girardeau, MO (Central).

In their game against Neelyville, MO, the Yellow Jackets lost 7-6. Chester committed six errors in the game.

Matt Smith was 2-for-3 for the Yellow Jackets with two RBI while Nick Meyer was 2-for-4.

Freshman Ethen Eggemeyer took the loss for Chester. Jakob Cushman and Wes Carpenter both pitched in relief.

In their final game of the tournament, the Yellow Jackets picked up their first win of the season with a 9-8 win over Cape Central Tigers.

The Yellow Jackets trailed 8-2 heading to the third inning before scoring a single run in the fourth, five in the fifth and got the game winner in the bottom of the seventh.

Curt Meyer and Matt Smith were each 2-for-4 for the Yellow Jackets in the win.

Chester (1-3) will host Steeleville this afternoon for the home opener at the Gordon "Bud" Cohen Sports Complex. Game time is 4:30pm.