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Lakeshore Ladies League results

TAYLORVILLE — The Ladies of Lakeshore Golf Course held their trio of outings for the week of Aug. 14. Monday, Aug. 14 kicked things off for the Monday Night Ladies’ League. Headlining was Sheryl Brasche/Marilee Doan who finished with a total of 270 points. Behind the team was Renee Clark/ Kelly Aymer (260) and tied…

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Messi speaks publicly for 1st time since joining Inter Miami

Inter Miami’s Lionel Messi answers a question during a soccer news conference, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2023, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (A P) — Fans line up outside Inter Miami’s practice facility to watch Lionel Messi’s car drive away after training sessions. Players from opposing teams wait after matches to…

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Taylorville pummels Nokomis; 12-0

TAYLORVILLE — The Taylorville eighth grade baseball team hosted Nokomis on Monday, Aug. 14. Consistency on the mound as well as at the plate was the name of the game for the Tornadoes as they went on to defeat their counterpart, 12-0 the final.  Starting pitcher Carter Cappelin shut down the Nokomis offense tossing a…

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Mets take series over Cubs with 4-3 win Wednesday

Chicago Cubs’ Seiya Suzuki rounds first after hitting a triple off New York Mets starting pitcher David Peterson (23) in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2023, in New York. He also singled and hit a 9th inning home run, but the Cubs fell, 4-3. By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Baseball Writer…

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Saints’ Kamara suspended for three games

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints star running back Alvin Kamara and Colts defensive back Chris Lammons each have been suspended for three regular-season games by the NFL because of their involvement in a February 2022 fight in Las Vegas. The NFL released its decision on Friday, two days after Kamara was excused from training camp…

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Murphy and Ozuna homer back-to-back as Braves cool off Cubs 8-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Max Fried dominated through six innings in his return from the injured list, and the Atlanta Braves cooled off the Chicago Cubs 8-0 on Friday. Sean Murphy and Marcell Ozuna homered on back-to-back pitches in Atlanta’s seven-run fourth inning. Austin Riley connected in the seventh, and Ronald Acuña Jr. finished with three…

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