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American Legion Baseball Postseason Gets Underway

Postseason play gets underway tonight for Sr Legion baseball teams around the state of Illinois. The District 14 tournament, which includes Monmouth, Rock Island, Moline, Milan and East Moline, is hosted by Milan Post 569 and will take place at Sherrard High School. The District 15 tournament, which includes Abingdon, Oneida, Canton, Peoria, Limestone and…
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Midwest Conference Academic All-Conference

GRINNELL, Iowa ─ The Midwest Conference (MWC) announces its Academic All-Conference honorees for the 2018-19 academic year, which includes 1,469 student-athletes representing ten core institutions and two affiliates in twenty sports. The criteria to be recognized as a MWC Academic All-Conference selection includes having satisfied a minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.33, which is calculated…
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IHSA, NFHS Network & Quincy Media join to form new IHSA State Championship Network

The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and digital broadcast partner the NFHS Network are proud to announce a new partnership with Quincy Media, Inc. that will create a statewide television and digital network to carry IHSA State Final broadcasts live during the 2019-20 school year and will continue on for the 20-21 and 21-22 school…
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Cheer on your favorite team with fellow Scots!

We may cheer for opposing teams, but we’re all Fighting Scots! Toss on your Monmouth gear and head to the Lakeview Baseball Club to watch the Chicago Cubs face the St. Louis Cardinals.   Lakeview Baseball Club Saturday, September 21 Doors Open 12:20 p.m. First Pitch 1:20 p.m. $80 per person   3633 N. Sheffield…
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Monmouth Legion Baseball Cooled Off By Abingdon

The Monmouth American Sr. Legion baseball team came into yesterday’s double header against Abingdon having won 3 of their last 4 games and outscoring their opponent 26-5 in their last two games but couldn’t get anything going offensively in a double header getting swept 6-0 and 12-0. Noah Harlan went 3-4 for Abingdon in game…
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Western Illinois Men’s Basketball: Former Leatherneck Turned NBA Hopeful

DENVER – Brandon Gilbeck is headed to the Mile High City, as the Denver Nuggets announced its 2019 Summer League roster Friday (June 28) where the Western Illinois men’s basketball alum stood tall as the lone 7-footer.  The MGM Resorts NBA Summer League is an off-season competition organized by the National Basketball Association (NBA), and it includes all…
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Whitman Law Office Wins Monmouth Little Lions League Tournament

Whitman Law Office won the Monmouth Little Lions League baseball championship on Friday night, beating Stombaugh Law Office in the title tilt. Whitman ran the table in the double elimination tournament, going 3-0 and beating each of the three other teams in the league along the way.
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Mid-County Cougar Football Has New Head Coach

Former Monmouth-Roseville and Galesburg High School assistant football coach, Grant Gullstrand has been hired as the new head coach of the Mid-County Cougar football program. The Mid-County squad is made up of the Galva, Williamsfield and ROWVA school districts. He will also be a PE teacher in the ROWVA school district. Gullstrand was a standout…
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Monmouth Lions Little League Tournament Down to Championship Game

The teams are set for the Monmouth Lions Little League baseball tournament championship game. Last night in the loser’s bracket final, top-seed and regular season champ Stanton Insurance was beaten by Stombaugh Law Office 21-9. Stombaugh now takes on 2nd seeded Whitman Law Office at Harmon Park in Monmouth at 7:00 for the tournament title.…
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Monmouth Post 136 Baseball Defeats Farmington

The Monmouth Post 136 Legion baseball team defeated Farmington 5-4 last night at Sunny Lane Field in Monmouth. All but one run in the game was scored in the first two innings. It was Farmington that jumped out to a 3-0 lead in their first at bat. Four of the first five batters reached base…
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Monmouth Lions Little League Tournament Begins

The Monmouth Lions Little League baseball postseason tournament began last night with a pair of games at Harmon Park in Monmouth. The top two seeds advanced to play in the winner’s bracket final tonight. Top-seed Stanton Insurance knocked off Stombaugh Law Office and Whitman Law Office beat Distin & Doyle Optometry. That sets up a…
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Busy Week For Monmouth Legion Post 136 Baseball

Monday, June 24th Monmouth Post 136 vs. Farmington Post 140 at Sunny Lane Field 5:30 Tuesday, June 25th Monmouth Post 136 @ Galesburg at Sundberg Field 5:30 Wednesday, June 26th Monmouth Post 136 @ East Moline Post 227 at UTHS 5:30 Friday, June 28th Monmouth Post 136 vs. Canton Post 16 5:30 Sunday, June 30th…
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