Area Sports

Miller tosses perfect game

Caden Miller had everything working for him last Tuesday afternoon as he completed the game with perfection, not allowing a single runner to reach base safely during Altamont’s 4-0 win over Brownstown/St. Elmo. Miller needed only 77 pitches to get through seven innings as he attacked batters all game. He threw only 18 balls all…

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Wildcats impress at NTJHC Conference Meet

The Altamont Wildcats track team closed out their regular season last week when they hosted the National Trail Junior High Conference Meet. They had an impressive showing, placing fourth place or higher in team points for both the boys and girls at both the 7th and 8th grade levels. Nine schools competed: Altamont, Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City,…

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Wildcats have strong showing at home meet

The Altamont Wildcats track team continues to roll with another great performance at their home meet last Monday. Altamont took first place on the boys side in both the 7th and 8th grade levels. They finished second in the 7th grade girls division and fourth in the 8th grade girls division. Other competing schools at…

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Wildcats track dominates home meet

The Altamont Wildcats had a tremendous showing during Thursday’s home track meet, Other participating schools were Neoga, Sigel St. Michael, Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City, and Sacred Heart. Altamont took first overall in the 7th grade boys, 8th grade boys, and 7th grade girls. They finished 3rd for the 8th grade girls. For the 7th grade boys, Altamont…

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Indians track dominate home meet

The Altamont Indians high school track team pasted the competition at another meet when they hosted four other schools on Tuesday, April 4. The other participating schools included Christ Our Rock Lutheran, Patoka, Windsor/Stew-Stras, and St. Elmo/Brownstown. For the girls side of the meet, Altamont took first place easily, racking up 101 points. WSS finished…

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Lady Indians swept on Kentucky trip

The Lady Indians traveled to Buchanan Park, Kentucky for a softball tournament again this year with their first game taking place on Friday night. They dropped their first game to Barren County 11-3. Jade Shryock took the loss on the mound for Altamont, allowing 15 hits and three walks over six innings. She struck out…

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Armstrong scores 22, earns All-Star MVP honors.

The NTC All Stars beat down the LOVC All Stars for the second straight year last weekend. The NTC built an early lead of as much as 20 points. LOVC made it a close game late, but the NTC held on for the 97-87 win. Representing Altamont were seniors Ryan Armstrong, Evan Cornett, and Sam…

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