AND THEN THERE WERE THREE
Greenville Comets football team is tied atop the conference after destroying the Pana Panthers at Don Stout Field. The final score was 49-14 as the Comets move to 5-1. The Comets next travel to Staunton who was beaten by Piasa Friday night. The Comets, Carlinville and Vandalia are all 5-1 and tied for first in the conference. All three teams are now eligible for the playoffs with 5 wins.
Comets’ Boys Soccer lost 2-1 to Lincoln in the first round of the Carlinville Cup Friday night. Shea Brendel scored the goal for the Comets. Lincoln Siebert recorded 12 saves in an outstanding effort in goal. They finished 7th in the Carlinville Cup over the weekend. After losing to Bloomington Central 3-1, the Comets rebounded with a 3-0 win against St. Anthony. Goals were scored by Seth Lohman, with two, Jeremiah Brannon, and Ryan Mueller. Assists were credited to James Wilhite, with two, and Toby Gamino. Lincoln Siebert recorded three saves in each of the matches and picked up a shutout in goal to close out the tournament.
Evelyn I. Stein
Evelyn I. Stein, age 90, of Pierron, passed away Saturday, September 29 at her residence. Funeral arrangements for 90 year-old Evelyn I. Stein are pending at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
Georgia M. Murphy
Georgia M. Murphy, age 89, of Pierron, passed away Saturday, September 29 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland. Funeral arrangements for 89 year-old Georgia M. Murphy are pending at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
Jennifer Meyer-Ashauer, age 40, of Hamel, passed away Thursday, September 27 at Relais Bonne Eau Hospice Home in Edwardsville. Funeral services are Monday, at 10:00 a.m., at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hamel. Burial will be in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. and Monday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Meyer-Ashauer Children's Education Fund or to the Trinity St. Paul Lutheran School Technology Fund. The Dauderman Mortuary in Hamel is in charge of arrangements.
Joseph G. Sprehe
Joseph G. Sprehe, age 92, of Germantown, passed away Friday, September 28, at Country Side Manor in Aviston. A funeral Mass of Christian burial will be Tuesday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown. Burial will be in St. Boniface Cemetery. Friends may call Monday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, from 8:00 - 9:45 a.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown. Memorials are suggested to the donor’s choice.
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