Packers Gearing Up For Season
Assumption Baseball Moves On To State Championship
Additional Highlights from Clinton-River Bandits Game
Packers' Perry Returns To Field
Bears Rookie Impresses At Training Camp
Clinton Holds On For Wild 13-9 Win Over River Bandits
It was dicey late, but for the first time in a week, the Clinton LumberKings (14-24, 44-62) pulled out a win. It took a ninth inning foul out sacrifice fly by left fielder Chantz Mack to defeat the hometown Quad Cities River Bandits (21-17, 56-51) 6-5. The win snapped a six game losing streak for Clinton and a four game winning streak for Quad Cities.
NIU star Jordan Lynch is now trying to make the cut with the Chicago Bears.
Assumption Baseball had a thrilling win 8-7 over Harlan.
Brett Phillips and Chase McDonald each homered while Andrew Thurman overcame a rough first inning to match a career-high with seven frames as the Quad Cities River Bandits won their fourth in a row and ninth of 10 by bopping the Clinton LumberKings 7-5 in front of 3,270 at Modern Woodmen Park.
The Quad City Mallards have re-signed defenseman Matt Duffy, the Mallards announced July 29. Duffy, 28, last season scored a career-high 11 goals to finish tied for seventh among Central Hockey League defensemen. The 6’ 2”, 200-pound Windham, Maine, native totaled 25 points and posted a plus/minus rating of +5 while missing just one of the Mallards’ 66 regular season games.
Young athletes are always looking up to the pros for inspiration as they too dream of making it big someday. But what if some of those pros don't set the best examples?
Kirk Ferentz and the Hawkeyes have huge expectations this season hear from the Iowa coach and players as they spoke at Big Ten Media day.
Illinois Head Coach Tim Beckman has high hopes for his football team this season.
Brett Phillips hit the first pitch of Monday's game for a home run, A.J. Reed homered for his first Midwest League hit and Chase McDonald hit the deciding home run Monday afternoon to lift the Quad Cities River Bandits to a 4-3 win and three-game series sweep of the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark.
Go 4 It: WEB EXTRA see how Elliott Polakoff handles his kicking duties.
Jake Barr, a standout athlete from Moline High School in Moline, Illinois, has decided to continue his education and running career at Augustana. He will enroll this fall and plans on being a member of the Viking track & field and cross country programs led by Coach Paul Olsen.
Davenport Central's Mason Tope Talks About What Bix Means To Him
40th Bix 7 Winners Look Back At Race
Green Bay Packers Start Off Training Camp With A Bang
Competition At Bears Training Camp
Lumberkings Lose 2-0 To South Bend
QC Wolfpack Shut Out Against Des Moines Blaze
40th Bix 7 One To Remember
The Dayton Dragons broke a scoreless tie with five runs against right-hander Michael Feliz in the fifth inning, which was enough to end the Quad Cities River Bandits' five-game winning streak in a 5-2 final Friday night at Fifth Third Field.
Jay Kidwell is the CBS4 sports director. He joined the CBS4 News team as Sports Director in May 2001. Jay is a huge fan of all sports but his real love is to cover the stories created by local sports and local athletes.
Weekend Sports Anchor Elliott Polakoff joined the CBS4 News team in September 2013 and with so many professional, collegiate, and high school teams in the Quad Cities, he's excited to get to cover it all!