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Local Sports 4/27/14

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Peyton Isaacson had two-run home runs in each of the games of a doubleheader against Rock Island for the Galesburg Silver Streaks Saturday. The Streaks beat Rock Island 9-4, and 4-3. Isaacson was also the winning pitcher in game 1 of the Western Big 6 Conference twinbill.

Rushville 7, South Fulton 1
Rushville 7, South Fulton 6

Galesburg was on the losing end of both games of a doubleheader with Rock Island Saturday, getting routed 16-0 in game 1, and losing 6-3 in game 2. Becca Tharp was listed as the losing pitcher in both games. The Streaks are now 8-12 overall, and 2-4 in the Western Big 6 Conference. They play again tomorrow afternoon at East Peoria.

ROWVA 6, Ridgewood 4
ROWVA 7, Ridgewood 3

Knoxville 8, Beardstown 6
Rushville 10, Knoxville 0 (at Beardstown)


Galesburg’s girls lost all three games they played at the Pekin Tournament, 2-0 to Peoria Christian, 6-0 to Pekin, and 5-0 to Limestone. They play again Tuesday at Rock Island.


Carl Sandburg College’s baseball team lost both games of an Arrowhead Conference doubleheader at home to Illinois Valley 5-4, and 2-0. Coach Jake Tenhouse says his team wasted two good pitching performances.

Grinnell 6, Knox College 5
Grinnell 3, Knox College 2


Knox College 4, Illinois College 3
Knox College 10, Illinois College 7 (Amber Eisha of Knox College set a new single-season record for hits. She now has 44, topping the previous all-time mark of 42 by Shelley Smith in 1997.)

Monmouth College 18, Grinnell 0
Monmouth College 16, Grinnell 4


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