2012 BLACKCAT GOLF TEAM MAKES HISTORY - QUALIFIES FOR SECTIONALS!!!
For the first time in the 8 year history since Goreville started its Golf program, the Blackcat Boys Golf Team has qualified for the Illinois High School Association Sectional Tournament! Scoring a school record 345, the Cats advanced and competed at Governors Run Golf Course in Carlyle, IL. Blackcat Junior J.T. Russell ranked 2nd out of 80 golfers by scoring a 74 and senior Colin Stone scored an 80 to come in 5th individually. To view the article in the Marion Daily Republican, click here or the Southern Illinoisan click here.
10 BLACKCATS MAKE 2013 ALL-CONFERENCE
A record 10 Blackcats/Lady Blackcats were named All-Conference in the Black Diamond Conference fall seasons. J.T. Russell (Senior) - 1st Team Golf; Madison Arnold (Freshman) - 1st Team Cross Country; Cody Edmonds (Senior) - 1st Team Defense Football; Connor Seavers (Junior) - 1st Team Defense Football; Alex Loyd (Senior) 2nd Team Offense Football; Colten Brown (Senior) - 2nd Team Offense Football; Dallas Mellot (Junior) - Honorable Mention Football; Alison Webb (Senior) - 1st Team West "Captain" Volleyball; Ellen Wilke (Senior) - 2nd Team West Volleyball; and Kaylee Webb (Senior) - 2nd Team West Volleyball.
Congratulations Blackcats and Lady Blackcats!!! We are proud of you!!!
JT RUSSELL TIES GOLF SCHOOL RECORD!
Goreville Blackcat Senior J.T. Russell tied a school record low score with a 35 at Gambit Golf Course. You can view the artice in The Goreville Gazette eSubscription here.
Congratulations J.T.!!! We are PROUD of you!!!
RUSSELL NAMED ALL-SOUTH!
Goreville High School Senior J.T. Russell has become the first Blackcat Golfer to be named All-South by the Southern Illinois Coaches Association! J.T. was also named BDC All-Conference and holds the school record for scores on 9 and 18 holes.
Congratulations J.T.!!! WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!!!
RUSSELL SIGNS WITH AIB IN GOLF
Goreville Blackcat Senior J.T. Russell has signed a National Letter of Intent to play golf at the AIB College of Business in Des Moines, Iowa becoming the first player in school history to receive a golf scholarship! Russell was 1st Team All-Conference in the BDC and set school records for score in both 9 hole and 18 hole events. In the SIGA 2012 Summer Tour, Russell won medalist in 7 consecutive matches. He is the son of J.R Russell amd Amber McGrath and plans to major in Business Communications at AIB.
Congratulations J.T.!!! We are PROUD OF YOU!!!
GOREVILLE GOLFERS ADVANCE!
Congratulations to Lady Blackcat Cassandra Jones and Blackcats Jacob Crews and Clayton Jones for qualifying for IHSA Sectionals in golf!!
Congratulations!!! We are PROUD of you!!!