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April 14, 2015
GALESBURG — Baylie Little (Washington) delivered a go-ahead two-run single in the sixth inning of Game 1 as the Carl Sandburg College softball team picked up an Arrowhead Conference sweep of Highland on Tuesday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Little’s clutch hit powered the Chargers (13-21, 6-8) to a 4-2 win in the opener, and Sandburg picked up an 8-2 victory in the nightcap for its sixth victory in the last seven games....

April 14, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College men’s golf team opened its spring season by shooting its lowest score of 2014-15 and winning an Arrowhead Conference meet Tuesday at Lake Bracken Country Club.
 

Led by a 4-over-par 75 from sophomore Austin McDougall III (Pekin, Ill./Pekin), the Chargers had all four of their scorers shoot in the 70s and totaled a 304 to defeat Black Hawk by three shots.
 

Sandburg, which in May will compete in its third...

April 14, 2015
MOLINE — In a matchup of league co-leaders, Black Hawk came away with a sweep of the Carl Sandburg College baseball team Tuesday, defeating the Chargers 15-1 and 9-4 in an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader.
 

The Braves opened up a two-game lead on the Chargers (17-15, 8-4) with four conference games left for both teams.
 

Sandburg grabbed a 4-0 in the top of the second in Game 2, getting an RBI single from Shaye Mora (Moline, Ill./Sherrard...

April 13, 2015
FREEPORT — The Carl Sandburg College softball team capped a 3-1 weekend with three straight victories at the Highland East/West Tournament on Saturday and Sunday.

 

The Chargers dropped their opener 8-0 in five innings to Rock Valley but rebounded with a 6-2 win over Madison on Saturday. They added wins of 8-0 in six innings over Joliet and 10-2 in five innings over DuPage on Sunday.

 

Hannah Mixer (Burlington, Iowa) threw a complete game and...

April 11, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team ended Saturday the way it began — tied with Black Hawk atop the Arrowhead Conference standings.

 

The league co-leaders split a doubleheader Saturday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex, with the visiting Braves taking Game 1 8-2 and the Chargers rebounding to win 4-1 in Game 2.

 

Sophomore Tim Rossell (Galesburg, Ill./Galesburg) delivered 6 1/3 strong innings in Game 2...

April 10, 2015
GALESBURG — Carl Sandburg College honored the 2015 recipients of its Distinguished Alumnus Award and Outstanding Young Alumnus Award at the Alumni Awards Reception on Wednesday evening in the Student Center on the College’s Main Campus in Galesburg. Dr. Judy Glaser ’75 received the Distinguished Alumnus Award, and Travis Nesby ’03 received the Outstanding Young Alumnus Award.

 

Glaser serves as an assistant professor at the Georgia Regents University...

April 10, 2015
GALESBURG — Nolan Ard (Carthage, Ill./Illini West), Tucker Blum (Elmwood, Ill./Elmwood), Brad Demmin (Brimfield, Ill./Brimfield), Alec Drake (Macomb, Ill./Macomb) and Beck Harris (Rushville, Ill./Rushville-Industry) are the first five players to sign with the Carl Sandburg College baseball team for the 2015-16 season.
 

Ard, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound middle infielder, hit .326 with seven doubles, a triple, three home runs, 20 RBIs, 28 runs and 14 stolen bases...

April 9, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball game scheduled for this evening at Augustana JV has been postponed to 7 p.m. April 27 because of inclement weather.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled game is a nonconference doubleheader 2 p.m. Friday at Elgin. Sandburg (16-10 overall, 7-1 Arrowhead Conference), which has won 10 of its last 12 games, then hosts Black Hawk in a twinbill at noon Saturday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex in a...

April 9, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team’s Arrowhead Conference doubleheader scheduled for this afternoon against Kishwaukee has been postponed to 3 p.m. April 22 at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex because of inclement weather.

 

The Chargers’ next scheduled games are Saturday and Sunday at the Highland East/West Tournament.

 

Carl Sandburg College softball schedule

 

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April 8, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball game scheduled for this evening at Muscatine (Iowa) has been postponed to 5 p.m. April 30 because of inclement weather.
 

The makeup date replaces what would have been a nine-inning home game for Sandburg between the teams.
 

The Chargers’ next scheduled game is a nine-inning contest at 6 p.m. Thursday at Augustana JV. Sandburg (16-10 overall, 7-1 Arrowhead Conference) has won 10 of its last 12...

April 8, 2015
DIXON — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team dropped its first Arrowhead Conference game of the season but rebounded to win Game 2 in a doubleheader Tuesday at Sauk Valley, with both games ending in 4-2 final scores.

 

The Chargers (16-10, 7-1) led 2-1 after four innings in Game 1, but the Skyhawks grabbed the lead with a three-run fifth and were able to hang on. Sophomore Michael Judson Maryland Heights, Mo./Pattonville) went 3 for 3 with an RBI to lead...

April 8, 2015
DIXON — Freshman Megan Mixer (Burlington, Iowa) had a big day at the plate, but the Carl Sandburg College softball team was swept 11-3 and 14-4 in an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader Tuesday at Sauk Valley.

 

Mixer went 2 for 3 in each game and drove in five of the Chargers’ seven runs on the afternoon. In Game 1, she belted a solo home run in the fourth to get Sandburg (7-20-1, 4-8) on the board and added a two-run blast in the sixth to cut the Chargers’...

April 4, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College softball team grabbed early leads in both games, but Illinois Valley came back to sweep the Chargers 6-1 and 13-5 on Saturday afternoon at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

Megan Mixer (Burlington, Iowa) delivered an RBI single in the third inning of Game 1 to give the Chargers (7-16-1, 4-4) a 1-0 lead, but the Eagles followed with six unanswered runs.
 

IVCC tied it with a run in the...

April 4, 2015
GALESBURG — Second baseman Michael Judson (Maryland Heights, Mo./Pattonville) had an eight-RBI afternoon and the Carl Sandburg College baseball team continued its unbeaten start in Arrowhead Conference play by sweeping Sauk Valley 15-5 in five innings and 11-9 on Saturday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Chargers (15-9, 6-0) hammered out 13 hits in ending Game 1 early. Zach VanWassenhove (Kewanee, Ill./Wethersfield) and Judson...

April 3, 2015
GALESBURG — DuPage came back to beat the Carl Sandburg College baseball team 12-7 on Friday afternoon at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex, ending the Chargers’ seven-game winning streak.
 

Sandburg (13-9) took a 5-4 lead in the fifth when Reed Sprinkle (Macomb, Ill./Macomb) drilled a three-run double to center. Sprinkle then came around on a two-out hit from John Moraski (Kewanee, Ill./Kewanee) to extend the Chargers’ lead to 6-4....

April 2, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team extended its winning streak to seven games with a pair of walk-off victories over Morton on Thursday at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Chargers (13-8) won the opener 4-3 on a ninth-inning single from Ryan Hickman (Springfield, Ill./Sacred Heart-Griffin) and took Game 2 5-4 on a run-scoring passed ball in the fifth. The contest was called because of darkness immediately after...

April 2, 2015
GALESBURG — Justine Bodenhamer (Avon) and Katie Williams (Normal West) each drove in three runs in Game 1 as the Carl Sandburg College softball team split an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader with Black Hawk on Thursday afternoon at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Chargers jumped to a big lead early in a 9-1 six-inning victory in Game 1, but the Braves rallied to take Game 2 3-1.
 

Sandburg (7-14-1, 3-1) scored...

April 1, 2015
FREEPORT — Freshman Megan Mixer (Burlington, Iowa) was dominant in the circle and at the plate in Game 1, and her sister Hannah Mixer (Burlington, Iowa) picked up the victory in relief in Game 2 as the Carl Sandburg College softball team swept an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader at Highland on Tuesday.

 

Megan Mixer’s four-hit shutout powered the Chargers (6-12, 3-1) to a 13-0 victory in five innings in Game 1, and Sandburg rallied late in Game 2 for an 8-...

April 1, 2015
FREEPORT — Cam Wernentin (Bettendorf, Iowa/Bettendorf) tossed his second straight two-hit shutout and Tanner Evans (Hanna City, Ill./Farmington) had a big day at the plate as the Carl Sandburg College baseball team extended its winning streak to five with an Arrowhead Conference sweep at Highland on Tuesday.

 

Evans doubled three times and picked up the save in the Chargers’ 5-3 win in Game 1, and Wernentin was dominant once again in a 10-0, five-inning...

March 28, 2015
GALESBURG — The Carl Sandburg College baseball team opened its Arrowhead Conference schedule by sweeping Highland 7-4 and 14-4 in six innings on Saturday afternoon at the William “Bill” Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex.
 

The Chargers (9-8, 2-0) rallied from a 4-0 deficit after three innings in Game 1. Sandburg got on the board in the fourth, scored twice in the fifth and grabbed the lead with a four-run sixth. The first three runs of the decisive frame...

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