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  • SportsShorts for Friday, June 24, 2016

    The wingdam at the Prophetstown State Park will host the Farmer’s Rock Throwing Classic. Throwers will test their skills at kerplunking, targeting and ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Oregon in final stages of adding girls soccer

    Oregon girls soccer is not far from hitting the field. “We are all systems go for next March at this point,” Oregon athletic director Mike Lawton sai ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Golf: Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce holds 50th golf playday

    It was only appropriate the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce had its 50th annual golf playday on a chamber of commerce weather day.
    June 22, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Former assistant coach takes reins as new head of Eastland athletic department

    Eastland’s new athletic director is settling in. Scott Hartman is making the leap from being an assistant coach with the Cougars’ boys basketball and ...
    June 27, 2016 - 3:16 pm
  • USGA messes up the Open

    I love watching the United States Open. I enjoy watching golf on television in general, but I love watching the U.S. Open because the tournament is u ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • SportsShorts for Tuesday, June 21, 2016

    Rod Anderson hit a hole-in-one at the 177-yard 11th at Emerald Hill on Sunday, hitting with a 7-iron. The shot was witnessed by Ken Morgan, Rick Ander ...
    June 20, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Commentary: Woody was surely one of the good guys

    Ididn’t know Woody Bramm that well, but I knew him well enough to know I’ll miss him the next time I get over to a Morrison football game.
    June 20, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • SportShorts for Monday, June 20, 2016

    LOCAL GOLFSterling man fires ace in IowaTim Pashon of Sterling shot a hole-in-one at Highland Golf C ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Sterling’s Stroup surprises even herself

    Erin Stroup didn’t see this coming. The recent Sterling graduate never dreamed of having the type of season she had this spring, never thought about p ...
    June 18, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Edmondson has true passion for the sport as coach, former player

    There is a sign outside the Sterling High School softball complex stating the facility is available for use this summer, but those using it do so at t ...
    June 18, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Gators, kids don’t mix

    So, is anyone asking the question, “Why do alligators have access to a beach at an amusement park in the first place?”
    June 17, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Technology may aid runners

    Greetings and Hello fellow readers, I have been asked to write an article for the upcoming Reagan Run 5K race regarding technology tools, which someon ...
    June 17, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Gazette’s power game too much for Telegraph

    DIXON – Rachel Cobert missed a short jumper late in the third quarter, then a minute later, was pulled by her head coach at Erie, Julie Schroeder. “C ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Patterson leads Telegraph team past Gazette

    DIXON – For Wyatt Patterson to enjoy playing basketball, he said he has to play aggressive. Simply messing around on the court doesn’t move the needle ...
    June 20, 2016 - 1:15 pm
  • A lot of work, but payoff is a lot of fun

    An hour before the games even began, one team had already broken a sweat — ours. A lot of work has to go into organizing the SVM All-Star Classic and ...
    June 17, 2016 - 12:28 am
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