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Jan. 30, 2014
GALESBURG—Sauk Valley used a pair of first-half runs to hand the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team a 64-44 Arrowhead Conference loss on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

Back-to-back 3-pointers by Chargers sophomore forward Marysa Remick (Victoria, Ill./ROWVA) and sophomore guard Kaylee Moseley (Taylor Ridge, Ill./Rockridge) tied the game at 6 with 13 minutes, 50 seconds left in the first half, but the Skyhawks (15-3, 4-1) responded...

Jan. 30, 2014
FREEPORT—Highland put together a big second half and handed the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team an 85-56 Arrowhead Conference loss on Wednesday night.

 

The Chargers (12-9, 2-3) trailed the Cougars (14-6, 3-1) by 36-31 at halftime, but Highland pulled away thanks to a 28-8 burst during a 10-minute stretch of the second half.

 

Highland’s Joseph Gripper scored 16 points to lead four Cougars in double figures. Grant Prusator and...

Jan. 30, 2014
FREEPORT—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team had a second-half lead, but Highland rallied to hand the Chargers a 66-59 Arrowhead Conference loss on Wednesday.

 

Sandburg (8-9, 1-3) led 31-22 at halftime and still had a 38-29 lead with 16 minutes left, but the Cougars (8-7, 2-2) put together a 21-point run to go ahead for good.

 

Sophomore forward Destini Bollinger (Astoria, Ill./Astoria) led the Chargers with 10 points. Highland’...

Jan. 29, 2014
GALESBURG—The second annual Carl Sandburg College Spring Softball Camp will take place Feb. 22 at John M. Lewis Gymnasium on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
 

The camp for players in grades 2-6 will take place from 9 a.m.-noon and from 1-4 p.m. for players in grades 7-12. Players of all skill levels will learn the fundamentals of pitching, hitting, fielding, throwing and base running from current Chargers players and coaches....

Jan. 28, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for tonight at Highland have been postponed to Wednesday.

 

The women’s game will tip off at 5 p.m. Wednesday, followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m.

 

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Jan. 28, 2014
MALTA—The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team had a six-point halftime lead, but 10th-ranked Kishwaukee rallied to hand the Chargers a 72-62 loss on Saturday afternoon in Arrowhead Conference play.

 

Sandburg (12-8, 2-2) led 30-24 at halftime. Sophomore forward Mitch Wendling (Athens, Ill./Athens) led the Chargers with 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting, and sophomore guard Juwan Hubbard (Rockford, Ill./Guilford) added 17 points for Sandburg.

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Jan. 28, 2014
MALTA—Nationally ranked Kishwaukee jumped to a big first-half lead and went on to beat the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team 60-36 on Saturday afternoon in Arrowhead Conference play.

 

Freshman forwards Alex Strom (Victoria, Ill./Galva) and Julia Isenhour (Clinton, Iowa/Prince of Peace) each had seven points to lead the Chargers (8-8, 1-2), who have three losses to nationally ranked opponents this season.

 

The Kougars, ranked...

Jan. 24, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball home games scheduled for Jan. 23 against Kishwaukee that were postponed have been rescheduled for Saturday afternoon at Kishwaukee. The women’s game will start at 1 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 3 p.m.
 

The teams’ games originally scheduled for Feb. 18 at Kishwaukee will now be at home for Sandburg, with the women’s game at 5:30 p.m. and the men’s game at 7:30 p.m.
 

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Jan. 22, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for Thursday evening against Kishwaukee at John M. Lewis Gymnasium have been postponed because of inclement weather.
 

Makeup dates for the games have yet to be announced.
 

The next scheduled game for both teams is Tuesday at Highland. The women’s game will tip off at 5 p.m. and the men’s contest at 7 p.m.
 

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Jan. 21, 2014
GALESBURG—Back-to-back three-point plays in the second half by sophomore forward Mitch Wendling (Athens, Ill./Athens) and sophomore guard Juwan Hubbard (Rockford, Ill./Guilford) sparked the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team to a 66-63 Arrowhead Conference win over Black Hawk on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

With the Chargers (12-7, 2-1) trailing 54-50 with 6 minutes, 40 seconds left, Wendling converted a three-point play and Hubbard...

Jan. 21, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team’s Arrowhead Conference game scheduled for this evening against Black Hawk at John M. Lewis Gymnasium has been canceled because of a lack of players for Black Hawk.
 

The Sandburg men’s basketball team’s game against Black Hawk will go on as scheduled at 7:30 p.m.
 

The next game for the Chargers women’s team is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at home against Kishwaukee. The men’s...

Jan. 21, 2014
EAST PEORIA—Third-ranked Illinois Central handed the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team a 68-37 loss on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Cougars (16-2) jumped to a 34-17 lead at halftime and held the Chargers (8-7) to 25 percent from the floor for the contest (13 of 52). Sophomore forward Marysa Remick (Victoria, Ill./ROWVA) led the Chargers with 11 points, including three 3-pointers. Sophomore forward Destini Bollinger (Asotria, Ill./Astoria) and...

Jan. 17, 2014
OGLESBY—Sophomore forward Jeremy Brown (Chillicothe, Ill./Illinois Valley Central) scored a career-high 29 points and the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team ran away from Illinois Valley in the second half for a 78-47 Arrowhead Conference victory on Thursday night.

 

Brown hit 13 of 18 shots, including two 3-pointers, and easily surpassed his previous career high of 16 points from Dec. 7 against St. Ambrose JV. The Chargers (11-7, 1-1) also got 10...

Jan. 17, 2014
OGLESBY—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team couldn’t come back after getting off to a slow start in a 78-72 Arrowhead Conference loss Thursday at Illinois Valley.

 

The Chargers (8-6, 1-1) fell behind 28-6 and were held without a field goal until 7 minutes, 40 seconds remained in the first half. Despite the early struggles, Sandburg made a big run to close the gap to 32-27 at halftime, but the Eagles (6-8, 1-2) were able to hang on.

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Jan. 13, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team went on a tear late in the first half and held on to beat Monmouth JV 57-52 on Monday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Chargers (8-5), who have won four of their last five, scored 18 of the last 20 before halftime for a 32-15 advantage. Sandburg’s surge started with a rebound basket by freshman forward Sadee Hamilton (Galesburg, Ill./Galesburg) with 4 minutes, 4 seconds left, and sophomore...

Jan. 13, 2014
GALESBURG—Triton put together a run in each half to hand the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team a 77-65 nonconference loss on Friday at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Chargers (10-7), who dropped their fourth in a row after a nine-game winning streak, led 23-20 in the first half before the Trojans (12-5) went on a 15-0 run to take a lasting lead. A rebound basket by sophomore forward Mitch Wendling (Athens, Ill./Athens) to open the second half cut...

Jan. 13, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team rallied from a double-digit deficit to take a late lead, but John Wood came back to hand the Chargers a 64-62 nonconference loss on Friday afternoon at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

Sandburg (7-5) trailed by as much as 14 in the first half, and the Trail Blazers (7-8) led 58-48 before the Chargers put together an 11-0 run in 1 minute, 20 seconds for a 59-58 advantage with 2:00 left.
 

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Jan. 10, 2014
GALESBURG—Black Hawk East pulled away in the second half to hand the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team a 79-72 loss in the Arrowhead Conference opener for both teams Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

Tied at 44 in the second half, the Warriors (8-8, 1-0) went ahead for good with an 8-0 run in just 56 seconds. Torrance Evans opened the burst with a 3-pointer and knocked down another when Black Hawk East retained possession because of a...

Jan. 10, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team opened its Arrowhead Conference schedule with a 75-56 victory over Black Hawk East on Thursday evening at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

Playing for the first time since Dec. 11, the Chargers (7-4, 1-0) won their third straight game. The Warriors (6-10, 0-1) led 21-14 near the midway point of the first half, but Sandburg went on a 9-0 run to take a 23-21 lead and never trailed again. The Chargers took...

Jan. 7, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball games that were postponed Dec. 14 have been rescheduled for Friday afternoon at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Sandburg women’s basketball team will host John Wood at 3 p.m. Friday, and the men’s team will follow by hosting Triton at 5 p.m.
 

The next game for each Sandburg team is Thursday evening at home against Black Hawk East in the Chargers’ Arrowhead Conference opener. The...

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