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  • Local roundup: Prophetstown girls take down St. Bede

    The Prophetstown girls basketball team earned an upset win over St. Bede on Monday, beating the Bruins a 46-40 in a Three Rivers home game.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Dixon’s Bay, Oregon shine in regional tune-up

    DIXON – With the girls bowling postseason right around the corner, the 39th Dixon Invitational on Saturday served as a nice tune-up to see how area bo ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Finding my way in Sauk Valley

    The past couple of weeks you may have noticed a new name in the sports section – mine. I am now about 2 weeks into this new job and new adventure in t ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Oregon co-op senior bowler earns place in top 20

    Oregon co-op bowler Derek Poole opened Saturday’s finals of the state bowling tournament at St. Clair Bowl in O’Fallon with strong series, and went on ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • MVP Smith leads Faith Christian in Galesburg

    Sarah Smith tossed in 28 points to lead the Faith Christian girls basketball team to a 45-22 victory over Fulton Unity in Saturday's championship game ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • Terrapins hold off Buckeyes

    Melo Trimble scored 20 points, and Jake Layman added 16 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 8 Maryland beat Ohio State 66-61 on Sunday in Columbus.
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Wisconsin struggles, but beats Illini in Champaign

    CHAMPAIGN – Just before the halftime buzzer, Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes launched a long, hopeful shot from the top of the 3-point line that bounced ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • L.A.’s reserves lead way in relatively easy win over Chicago

    LOS ANGELES – Don’t mess with the Clippers’ bench.Their reserves have been dominant in Blake Griffin ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Jok, Uthoff lead Iowa past Northwestern

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Jarrod Uthoff dominated the first half. Peter Jok owned the second 20 minutes. And Iowa posted yet another Big Ten blowout. Jok h ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Serb wins sixth Australian Open title in as many tries

    MELBOURNE, Australia – In five previous Australian Open wins, Novak Djokovic had never felt so much love.
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, February 1, 2016

    NFLWilson leads team to win in Pro BowlRussell Wilson threw three first-half touchdown passes to lea ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Sterling’s Davis happy, successful playing hockey

    The double blades carrying the sled that Liz Davis was piloting dug into the ice as she changed directions. She had a breakaway opportunity and a team ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Van Zuiden’s 3s propel Mustangs past Prophets

    MORRISON – On a night when it was raining 3s, Ryan Van Zuiden drained the two biggest. The senior guard opened the fourth quarter by hitting a pair f ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Winnebago senior bowls way into state finals

    Oregon co-op bowler Derek Poole extended his season another day after finishing tied for 25th at the state bowling tournament at St. Clair Bowl in O’F ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Manning a Panther?

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – If the Carolina Panthers had their way, maybe Peyton Manning would be playing for them – not against them – in the Super Bowl.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:41 pm
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