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March 27, 2015
GALESBURG — Knoxville High School won the fourth annual Carl Sandburg College Welding Competition on Friday afternoon at the Center for Manufacturing Excellence on the Main Campus in Galesburg.
 

Knoxville also claimed two of the top three individual competitors. Jagger Johnson and Ryan Brown of KHS finished first and third, respectively, and Galesburg’s Cody Park took second place. Austin Steward of ROWVA and Justin Hoben of Knoxville tied for first place...

March 26, 2015
GALESBURG — Cam Wernentin (Bettendorf, Iowa/Bettendorf) took a perfect game into the sixth inning of Game 2 and finished with a two-hit shutout as the Carl Sandburg College baseball team split a doubleheader against Illinois Valley on Thursday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Eagles rallied to win the opener 5-4 in nine innings before Wernentin’s gem led the Chargers (7-8) to a 4-0 victory in Game 2.
 

The...

March 26, 2015
GALESBURG — The 24th annual Carl Sandburg College Career Expo will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7 in John M. Lewis Gymnasium on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.

 

The career expo is free and open to the public. Job seekers will have the opportunity to network with more than 55 organizations, explore career fields and learn about Sandburg’s programs of study. Organizations scheduled to participate in the career expo include...

March 26, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team’s Arrowhead Conference doubleheader scheduled for this afternoon at Kishwaukee has been postponed to 3 p.m. Monday because of unplayable conditions.

 

Carl Sandburg College softball schedule
 

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March 25, 2015
GALESBURG — Third-ranked Southeastern (Iowa) opened the scoring with a nine-run third inning and held the Carl Sandburg College baseball team without a hit as it defeated the Chargers 13-1 in seven innings Wednesday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Sandburg (6-7) was held to just three bases on balls and two hit batsmen in its first home game of the season. The Chargers got their lone run when Michael Judson (Maryland Heights, Mo...

March 25, 2015
GALESBURG — Honors students at Carl Sandburg College will have the opportunity to continue their honors-level curriculum at Western Illinois University and graduate with University Honors, following the signing of an honors articulation agreement Wednesday afternoon between the two institutions.
 

The agreement allows Sandburg honors students to transfer to Western’s Centennial Honors College following their degree completion at Sandburg. All honors...

March 25, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team’s home doubleheader scheduled for this afternoon against Lincoln has been postponed to 3 p.m. April 13 because of unplayable conditions.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled contest is an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader at 3 p.m. Thursday at Kishwaukee.
 

Carl Sandburg College softball schedule
 

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March 24, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team’s home doubleheader scheduled for this afternoon against Sauk Valley has been postponed to 3 p.m. April 6 because of unplayable conditions.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled game is at 3 p.m. Wednesday against Lincoln at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Carl Sandburg College softball schedule
 

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March 23, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team’s doubleheader scheduled for this afternoon at Monmouth JV has been postponed because of inclement weather. A makeup date has yet to be announced.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled game is their Arrowhead Conference opener against Sauk Valley at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Carl Sandburg College softball schedule
 

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March 23, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team’s home opener scheduled for this afternoon against Morton has been postponed to 2 p.m. April 2 because of inclement weather.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled game is a nine-inning contest at 2 p.m. Wednesday against Southeastern (Iowa) at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Carl Sandburg College baseball schedule

 

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March 23, 2015
JOLIET — Michael Judson (Maryland Heights, Mo./Pattonville) hit a three-run home run in extra innings in Game 2 to help the Carl Sandburg College baseball team complete a sweep of Joliet on Sunday afternoon.

 

The Chargers (6-6) rallied late to win Game 1 and 5-4, and Judson’s eight-inning homer was the difference in an 8-6 victory in Game 2 as Sandburg picked up its first sweep of the season.

 

Judson’s bomb came after the Wolves rallied...

March 20, 2015
GALESBURG — Top-ranked Rock Valley jumped to early leads in each contest as it swept the Carl Sandburg College softball team 7-2 and 11-4 in the Chargers’ home opener Friday afternoon at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Golden Eagles (20-2), defending NJCAA Division III champions and preseason No. 1, led 6-0 after their half of the fourth of both games.
 

The Chargers (3-11) cut the deficit in Game 2 to 6-4 after...

March 18, 2015
ROCK ISLAND — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team dropped a pair of tight contests Wednesday at Augustana JV, losing 6-5 and 3-1.

 

Trailing 5-4 in the seventh inning of Game 1, the Chargers tied it when Derek Ratermann (Knoxville, Ill./Knoxville) led off with a double, moved up on an error and scored on a double play.

 

The Vikings, though, walked off with the victory in the bottom half, getting a one-out double from Matt Loeffl, who...

March 19, 2015
QUINCY — Ashley Reinbeck (Tremont) hit a go-ahead home run with two strikes and two outs in the seventh inning of Game 1 to help the Carl Sandburg College softball team split a doubleheader at John Wood on Wednesday.

 

Reinbeck’s dramatic blast lifted the Chargers to a 6-5 victory in the opener, but the Blazers used a comeback of their own to take Game 2 7-6.

 

Trailing 5-4 in Game 1, Danielle Kenney (Stark County) led off the seventh with a...

March 18, 2015
GALESBURG — Linda Lee, associate director of educational technology and innovation at Carl Sandburg College, recently received the John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College.
 

The John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards celebrate outstanding contributions to teaching, leadership and learning by community college faculty and staff.
 

“I have the pleasure of supporting fellow faculty in...

March 18, 2015
LINCOLN — The Carl Sandburg College softball team split a doubleheader at Lincoln on Tuesday, winning the opener 13-6 before falling 10-4 in Game 2.

 

The Chargers (2-8) jumped to an 8-0 lead in Game 1 and put the game away with a five-run seventh after the Lynx had closed to within 8-5.

 

Justine Bodenhamer (Avon) went 3 for 5 with two runs scored and a two-run homer in the sixth to lead Sandburg offensively.

 

Sandburg’s big...

March 18, 2015
CANTON — Sophomore Cam Wernentin (Bettendorf, Iowa/Bettendorf) tossed six scoreless innings and the Carl Sandburg College baseball team held on to defeat Spoon River 3-2 on Tuesday at Bob Ems Field.

 

The Chargers (4-4) held on after taking a 3-0 lead. Sandburg got on the board in the fourth inning when Michael Judson (Maryland Heights, Mo./Pattonville) singled, stole second and moved to third base on a Zach VanWassenhove groundout. Judson then scored the...

March 17, 2015
GALESBURG — Carl Sandburg College student works will be on display March 23-May 4 for the Spring 2015 Student Art Show in the Building D Gallery on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
 

An opening reception for the artists will take place from 6-8 p.m. March 27 in the gallery. The show and reception are free and open to the public. The show features pieces in various types of media designed by current Sandburg students, and awards will...

March 13, 2015
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Sophomore Noble Hampton (Florissant, Mo./Hazelwood Central) tossed a complete game as the Carl Sandburg College baseball team finished its spring trip with a 5-1 victory over Southern Maine on Thursday.
 

Hampton (1-1) needed only 86 pitches to notch his first victory of the season. He gave up a lone first-inning run before holding the SeaWolves scoreless over the final six frames. Hampton struck out two and walked three while allowing...

March 12, 2015
ENTERPRISE, Ala. — Three players each had three hits in the Carl Sandburg College softball team’s first win of the season in a doubleheader split at Enterprise State (Ala.) on Wednesday as the Chargers wrapped up their Spring Break trip.

 

Sandburg won the opener 13-4 in six innings behind a 17-hit attack before falling 7-5 in Game 2.

 

Six Chargers recorded multiple hits in Game 1, including three apiece by shortstop Bri Brown (Galesburg),...

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