Shelbyville Daily Union

Local News

March 8, 2013

Buhrmester leads Lady Rams

Shelbyville girls track was by sprinter Keeley Buhrmester and a cadre of distance runners in their first foray into indoor action on February 27 at the Decatur Area Indoor Invitational.

Buhrmester placed 5th in the 55 meter dash preliminary (7.87), then upgraded her finish in the finals by placing 4th (8.04). Buhrmester also had a Top 10 finish in the quarter. She placed 6th with a 1:06.25. Those were the highest finishes on the day for the Lady Rams.

The distance runners also had some Top 10 finishes.

Morgan Powers cleared 4-6 in the high jump to take 6th place and also ran a 9th place finish in the 800 run (2:40.47). Brooke Cieplik was 13th in the 800 (3:02.22).

Milers Blair Johnston and Molly Yockey finished 7th (6:05.17) and 9th (6:07.98), respectively. Jenny Karraker was 13th (6:37:11). Powers, Johnston, Yockey, and Brooke Cieplik finished 7th in the 4x800 relay (11:33. 29). Megan Martin had an 11th place finish in the long jump

(24-10).

The Lady Rams will run next at the Charleston Indoor Meet this Saturday,

starting at 8:30 a.m.

Decatur Area Indoor

Shelbyville Results: 55 meter dash-4. Buhrmester (8.04); 200 dash-16.

Sandra Williams (33.04); 400 meter dash-6. Buhrmester (1:06.25), 16. Sadie

Spears (1:18.89); 800-9. Powers (2:40.47), 13. Brooke Cieplik (3:02.22);

1600 run-7. Johnston (6:05.17), 9. Yockey (6:07.98), 3. Karraker

(6:37.11); 4x200 relay-18. Shelbyville (Allie Anderson, Carissa Jennings,

Marissa Travis, Destiny Langston) 2:17.65, 19. Shelbyville (Kelly

Laskowski, Elly Oldham, Nichole Logue, Sandra Williams) 2:18.52; 4x400

relay-7. Shelbyville (Powers, Johnston, Cieplik, Yockey) 11:33.29; High

jump-6. Powers (4-6); Long jump-19. Megan Martin (13-0); Triple jump-11.

Martin (24-10).

1
Text Only
Local News
  • Findlay Walleye Festival begins Friday A variety of entertainment for the whole family beckons visitors to the annual Findlay Walleye Festival this weekend.The Festival begins at 4 p.m. Friday evening with music by Jim Allen and Country Classics with Kelsey Beard and Curt Wooters, followe

    July 21, 2014

  • No Headline Provided In the story "Eagle Scout rebuilds Illini Trail bridge" (July 18), the carpenter who helped on the project was Doug Martin, not Doug Hall.

    July 21, 2014

  • Art Show to feature young artists Emerging young artists from Millikin and the immediate Shelbyville area will open their show of work at Flourishes Gallery and Studios in downtown Shelbyville on Saturday afternoon, July 26 from 1-4 p.m. The public is invited to view and visit with

    July 21, 2014

  • Phoebe Rose Schoch Tower Hill, IL Phoebe Rose Schoch, 77, of Tower Hill, IL, passed away at 8:40 a.m. Friday, July 18, 2014 in Gowin Parc, Pana, IL.Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL with Rev. Derrick Rit

    July 21, 2014

  • School Board approves engineering, bonds resolutions for HVAC system With $3.205 million in bonds sold, the Shelbyville Board of Education approved and signed the resolution providing for the issuance of the bonds to begin work toward the new HVAC system at the High School building.David Pistorius of First Midstate In

    July 21, 2014

  • 071814 Bernson eagle scout project pic 1 Eagle Scout rebuilds Illini Trail bridge Work on the Chief Illini Trail has gotten more help from a local Eagle Scout.Josh Bernson, 15, of Shelbyville spent three days rebuilding a bridge on the trail, approximately a one-half to three-quarter mile in from Lone Point recreational area.“We u

    July 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Keselowski completes New Hampshire Sweep Brad Keselowski was the man to beat all weekend in New Hampshire. Keselowski pulled off a near perfect run to win the race in New Hampshire on Sunday.The Team Penske driver, who also won the Nationwide race Saturday at the 1.058-mile oval, led a race

    July 17, 2014

  • Animal Control presents municipal agreement plan Shelby County communities will be paying for animal control services according to a proposed agreement between the municipalities and the county.County animal control officer Brad Hudson presented the plan to the County Board for approval. The plan w

    July 17, 2014

  • BCCH Baseball Meeting The Beecher City/Cowden-Herrick Jr. High and High School Baseball Teams will have an organizational meeting Tuesday/ July 22 at the Beecher City Grade School. Jr. High meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. High School meeting will be at 6:00 p.m.

    July 17, 2014

  • Beecher City Corn Fest set for July 26 Fresh roasted sweet corn, from Schottman’s of Effingham, will be just one of the highlights of Beecher City Corn Fest, slated Saturday, July 26 at Community Park. This is the second annual event and much more is planned this year. The day kicks off w

    July 17, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success
Poll

Should the minimum wage for workers be raised in Illinois?

Yes
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium