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Knox College Men's and Women's Basketball lose on the road

PASADENA, California – The Prairie Fire men’s basketball team faced a loss for the first time in three games after falling 75-45 to Caltech. The matchup finished up their winter break road trip; the Fire finished 1-1 in California and 2-1 on the roadtrip overall. DJ Lewis led the Fire in scoring for his second…
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Monmouth College SAAC Spreads Holiday Cheer To Local Residents

The Monmouth College community stepped up to the plate when called last week as part of the Fighting Scots’ Student-Athlete Advisory Committee’s (SAAC) philanthropy projects during the holiday season. Just a week after SAAC delivered more than 1,400 canned goods to Monmouth’s Jamieson Community Center food pantry, the student-run group sponsored their annual Angel Tree…
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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for December 18th, 2017

Girls Basketball The Abingdon/Knoxville Girls Basketball Holiday Tournament came to an end on Saturday at Knoxville High School. Brimfield claimed the tourney championship with a 53-39 win over Illini Bluffs. Freshman guard Haley Wallace had 14 points, junior guard Mallory Meinke 13 and junior forward Kamryn Cuevas 10 for Brimfield. It was Farmington over Knoxville…
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Your WMOI/WRAM/WAIK Area Athletes of the Week for the week ending Dec. 12th, 2017

Here’s your local high school Athletes of the Week for the week ending Dec. 12th, 2017: Your Monmouth-Roseville Titan Athlete of the Week is senior girls basketball player, Cora Neal. Cora hit some clutch free throw down the stretch in her team’s win over the Liberty Eagles. She scored a total of 51 points in…
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Progression is Evident for United Basketball Programs

Basketball season is in full swing for both the girls and boys basketball teams at United High School. The Red Storm girls currently sit at 0-9 overall, but head coach Lisa Gartellos is encouraged by some of the progress she has seen from her youthful ball club. “It’s a lot easier to see them learn…
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Your WMOI/WRAM/WAIK Area Athletes of the Week for the week ending Dec. 5th, 2017

Here’s your local high school Athletes of the Week for the week ending Dec. 5th, 2017: Your Galesburg Silver Streak Athlete of the Week is senior girls bowler, Alyssa Theobald. Alyssa placed 8th at the Kewanee Invitational at Dura Bowl Lanes. In her 6-games, she knocked over 947 pins for an average of 158 per…
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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Dec. 1st, 2017

Girls Basketball The Monmouth-Roseville Titan girls basketball team was on a 5-game winning streak heading into last night’s West Central Conference North Division showdown with Illini West at the Shoebox at Monmouth-Roseville High School. But the Titans hadn’t played since beating West Hancock on November 21st. The rust showed early on as Illini West jumped…
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Williams Sparks Rally to Help Sandburg Shoo Away Wildcats

Galesburg, IL-The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team led from start to finish as it beat Culver-Stockton JV 81-70 on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium for the Chargers’ fourth straight victory. Sophomore Matt Wendling (Athens, Ill./Athens) finished a rebound shy of a double-double with 21 points and nine boards to lead Sandburg (9-2),…
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Monmouth College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Offers Annual Angel Tree

MONMOUTH, Ill. – In what has become a highly anticipated tradition at Monmouth College, Fighting Scots student-athletes will once again this holiday season reach out to special needs residents in the immediate Monmouth area through the college’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Angel Tree. SAAC’s annual Angel Tree project – organized this year by Fighting Scots…
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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update For November 30th, 2017

Girls Basketball The United Red Storm began Lincoln Trail Conference play with a home game vs. Galva at the Fieldhouse at United High School. The Red Storm fall to the Wildcats 50-28. Leading United in scoring was Jerzi Johnson with eight points. Shalyn Lucas also scored seven for the Storm. Galva was led by Brynn…
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CSC Charger Women's Basketball Unable to Hold onto Halftime Lead vs. Blackhawks

GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team took a lead into the locker room, but Southeastern (Iowa) pulled away in the second half to defeat the Chargers 72-48 on Wednesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (1-5) were up 24-23 after a tightly played first half and saw their lead grow…
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United Soccer Coaches All-North Region Teams Announced, Four Knox College Players Named To The List

GALESBURG, Illinois – The Knox College women’s and men’s soccer programs placed a combined four players on the All-North Region Teams as selected by the United Soccer Coaches. The women won the “double” this past Fall with their Midwest Conference regular season and tournament championships for the second straight year. The feat was good enough…
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