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FRIDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates dominate annual Night Light Invite

FRIDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates dominate annual Night Light Invite

GIRLS TENNIS Ottawa 41, Peoria Notre Dame 22, Morris 18, Quincy 15 OTTAWA – The Lady Pirates opened their season with the Night Lite Invite and won in convincing fashion, earning two all-Ottawa doubles finals and adding a runner-up finish in singles play. In A flight doubles, Ellie Gallagher and Regan O’Fallon defeated teammates Bergen…Read more »

Illinois Sports 8/16/18

Illinois Sports 8/16/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jon Lester pitched six innings to win for the first time in just over a month and Ian Happ homered as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0. Lester allowed five hits, struck out eight and had no walks while…Read more »

Local Sports 8/16/18

Local Sports 8/16/18

MEN’S CITY REC SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT Second Round A’lure 12, Blarney Pub 0 Johnny Coconuts 10, Jack Pot Video 9 Manley & Dan Le Music Services 7, Reddick Library 5 The Outage 19, Splash ‘N Go 1 D’Aric’s 15, Rosati’s Pizza 3 B.A.S.H. 15, Shakers 3 The Kekombas 7, The Franchise 6 MCS Advertising 8, Angel’s…Read more »

Illinois Sports 8/15/18

Illinois Sports 8/15/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and the Chicago Cubs restored their three-game lead in the NL Central with an 8-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. Jason Heyward added…Read more »

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Seneca golfers outdueled by Peoria Christian

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Seneca golfers outdueled by Peoria Christian

BOYS GOLF Peoria Christian 190, Seneca 203 MORRIS – Holden Flynn led the Fighting Irish with a 43 at Nettle Creek Country Club. Austin Marshall added a 52, and Alex Stiegler and Brett Yegge each carded rounds of 54. The Chargers’ Cole Cox shot a 38 to earn medalist honors. BASEBALL Mendota Holy Cross 9,…Read more »

Illinois Sports 8/14/18

Illinois Sports 8/14/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan Braun hit two of Milwaukee’s four homers, Jhoulys Chacin struck out 10 in seven innings and the Brewers cut into Chicago’s NL Central lead with a 7-0 victory over the Cubs. Lorenzo Cain homered on Jose Quintana’s second pitch. Braun…Read more »

Illinois Sports 8/13/18

Illinois Sports 8/13/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: DETROIT (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos had a career-high five hits, including a go-ahead homer in the seventh inning, and drove in five runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 9-5. Castellanos singled in the first, doubled and scored in the fourth,…Read more »

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Irish golfers win season-opening quad

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Irish golfers win season-opening quad

GIRLS GOLF Seneca 220, Plano 232, Westmont 256, Somonauk 261 PLANO – In Monday’s triangular at Cedardell Golf Course, Rylee Stenzel led the Lady Irish with a 47 and claimed medalist honors. Faith Hacker contributed a 52, Monica Groth shot 54 and Krista Eikleberry carded a 67 in the season-opening victory. JV BOYS GOLF Ottawa…Read more »