In tournament action, the Greenville Junior High Blue Jays baseball team took on St. Mary’s of Pontiac on Friday and won 6 to 1. Advancing to the semi-finals on Saturday, the Blue Jays defeated Holy Trinity from Bloomington , final score 7-5. Later Saturday, in finals action, the Blue Jays lost 2-0 to Coal City.
Greenville Comets soccer lost 5-0 to St. Anthony in the opening round of the St. Anthony tournament. Nicholas Watterson recorded 1 save in goal. The Comets were outshot by the Bulldogs by a margin of 7-6.
The Comets won their second match of the St. Anthony tournament 3-0 against Mt. Carmel. Will Schaufelberger scored two goals and Noah Owens added a tally. Assists were credited to Jonathan Hall and Mitchell Cole.
The Comets defeated Altamont 3-2 in the third round of the St. Anthony tournament. Goals were scored by Will Schaufelberger with two, and Jonathan Hall. Assists were credited to Schaufelberger, Hall, and Silas Groves. Nicholas Watterson and Matthew James split time in goal, each recording 1 save in the win.
The Comets advanced to the championship game of the St. Anthony tournament and played the tournament hosts to a 0-0 draw. St. Anthony won on tie-breaker, leaving the Comets with a 2nd place finish. The Comets outshot the Bulldogs 10-4 (8-3 on goal) in the match, but couldn’t net the game-winner. Matthew James earned the shutout in goal, recording 3 saves in the match.