Shawn Temple

CSC Charger Men's Soccer Rally in 2nd Half for Draw vs. Lake County

By Shawn Temple / September 18, 2017 / Comments Off on CSC Charger Men's Soccer Rally in 2nd Half for Draw vs. Lake County

GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer team rallied from an early two-goal deficit and settled for a 2-2 draw with Lake County on Saturday afternoon at Kleine Field. The Chargers (3-6-1, 3-3-1 Region IV) struck twice in a span of 1:29 in the second half to even it, getting goals from Matteo Troiani…

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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 15th, 2017

By Shawn Temple / September 15, 2017 / Comments Off on Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 15th, 2017

Golf The United Red Storm girls golf team went (2-0) last night in a triangular match at Oak Run Golf Course in Dahinda yesterday. The Red Storm scored a team total of 197 to beat both Knoxville’s 203 and Farmington’s 209. Knoxville had the meet medalist in Dedra Ratermann. She carded a 46. United’s four…

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Your Area Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sept. 12th, 2017

By Shawn Temple / September 14, 2017 / Comments Off on Your Area Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sept. 12th, 2017

Your Galesburg Silver Streak Athlete of the Week is junior cross country runner, Kaitlyn Pendergast. Kaitlyn had a great showing in a loaded field at the First to the Finish meet in Peoria. She placed 31st out of a large total of 479 2A runners. Your United Red Storm Athlete of the Week is senior…

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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 14th, 2017

By Shawn Temple / September 14, 2017 / Comments Off on Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 14th, 2017

Volleyball It was the first full night of volleyball in the Lincoln Trail Conference last night as 10 of the 11 teams were in action. The United Red Storm hosted the Stark County Rebels at the Fieldhouse at United High School. The Red Storm swept the Rebels 25-18, 25-18. The West Central Heat dropped their…

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CSC Chargers Volleyball Extend Sweep Streak To 3 With Win Over Illinois Valley

By Shawn Temple / September 13, 2017 / Comments Off on CSC Chargers Volleyball Extend Sweep Streak To 3 With Win Over Illinois Valley

GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College volleyball team picked up its third straight sweep with a 25-11, 25-21, 25-20 Arrowhead Conference victory over Illinois Valley on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers evened their record at 5-5 while moving above .500 in the conference, at 2-1.  Josalyn Owens (Lincoln, Ill./Lincoln) and Hannah…

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Local High School And Junior High Sports Update For Sept. 13th, 2017

By Shawn Temple / September 13, 2017 / Comments Off on Local High School And Junior High Sports Update For Sept. 13th, 2017

Volleyball The Monmouth-Roseville Titan volleyball team traveled to Macomb for a West Central Conference match against their bitter rival Bombers. The Titans came home with a 25-20, 25-15 victory to move to (3-1) in conference play and (11-6) overall. It was a night for the Woodard sisters once again, as Kaylee led the winners in…

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Monmouth College's Kara-Jade Gordon Honored By MWC For Women's Soccer

By Shawn Temple / September 12, 2017 / Comments Off on Monmouth College's Kara-Jade Gordon Honored By MWC For Women's Soccer

MONMOUTH, Ill. – Sophomore forward Kara-Jade Gordon (Nashville, Ill./University School) helped Monmouth win a pair of road games last weekend and was rewarded with the Midwest Conference Offensive Performer of the Week in women’s soccer. The weekend actually began on Thursday with a trip to Blackburn where Gordon netted a pair of goals and added…

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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 12th, 2017

By Shawn Temple / September 12, 2017 / Comments Off on Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Sept. 12th, 2017

Soccer The Monmouth-Roseville Titan boys soccer team ran their unbeaten streak to 10 games and their overall record to (8-1-3) on the year with another shutout, this time 3-0 against Beardstown at Eugene Tinker Field in Roseville. Grego Massengo opened the scoring in the game’s fourth minute. The Titans’ lead doubled the lead with 8:07…

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Knox College Football Streaks to Victory Over Beloit

By Shawn Temple / September 11, 2017 / Comments Off on Knox College Football Streaks to Victory Over Beloit

GALESBURG, Illinois—The Prairie Fire Football team decided to skip the fourth quarter drama and get right down to business in their home opener against the Beloit College Buccaneers. Knox (2-0) earned a convincing 35-17 win with consistently quality play on both sides of the ball. The Fire got the party started about midway through the…

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Sam Walton’s Golden Goal in 2OT Caps CSC Chargers’ Mens Soccer Team's Stunning Comeback

By Shawn Temple / September 11, 2017 / Comments Off on Sam Walton’s Golden Goal in 2OT Caps CSC Chargers’ Mens Soccer Team's Stunning Comeback

GALESBURG — Sam Walton (Newcastle, England/Monkseaton) delivered a golden goal 45 seconds into double overtime, capping a remarkable comeback by the Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer team for a 4-3 Region IV victory over Prairie State on Saturday afternoon at Kleine Field. Walton’s goal in the 101st minute came after the Chargers (3-5, 3-2) scored…

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