WMIX’s Kyle Norris talked with three of the leaders of this year’s Mt. Vernon Rams football team before Meet The Rams Night on August 17th. Here is his chat with sophomore receiver and safety Evan Leake.
MT. VERNON — It’s hard to believe, but the high school football season kicks off on Friday across the state of Illinois. The Mt. Vernon Rams will play host to the Taylorville Tornadoes on Friday night with a 7 p.m. kickoff from Ken Hunt Stadium. Mt. Vernon Rams Football Coach Jerod Kessler says his team
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer Coach Vimal Patel about how their summer workouts have gone, along with previewing the team’s upcoming season.
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Rams Boys’ Soccer Team is preparing for the opening of their season coming up. The team will open their season in the Metro Cup Tournament in Belleville. Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer Coach Vimal Patel says the tournament field has grown from last year, and playing in the tournament will show
WMIX’s Kyle Norris spoke with Jerod Kessler, Mt. Vernon football coach about how the summer has gone along with what his team looks like for the upcoming season.
CARBONDALE, Ill. — Coming off a second-straight trip to the MVC Tournament Championship game, the Southern Illinois softball team will keep a familiar face in the dugout as Kenzi Tate has been promoted to full-time assistant coach for the Salukis. A native of Mount Vernon, Ill., Tate played her high school ball for the Lady Rams where she
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Rams Volleyball team has started their practices for the upcoming fall season. Head coach Brooke Poninski is entering her second year leading the volleyball program at MVTHS. Poninski says she’s trying to build a winning culture in her program, and she expects the same of all of her players.
MT. VERNON — Tryouts are underway for the Mt. Vernon Township High School boys’ and girls’ golf teams. The tryouts started Monday and run through Wednesday. Mt. Vernon Boys’ Golf Coach Quinn McClure says after tryouts officially end Wednesday, the season kicks off with a bang. The Rams golf teams will compete in the South
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talked with Mt. Vernon head volleyball coach Brooke Poninski about how the summer has been going and what she thinks of her team going into the season.