Illini Making Strides To Begin Season
Iowa Building On Win Over UNI
Fun Times And Fast Cars At Rock Island Grand Prix
Lance Lane Talks Rock Island Grand Prix
Iowa Hawkeyes Hold On To Win 31-23 Against Northern Iowa
Iowa State Falls To North Dakota State 34-14
Illini Hold On For 28-17 Win
Iowa Hawkeyes Beat UNI 31-23
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The Sterling Newman Comets beat the Rockridge Rockets on August 29.
The Rock Island Rocks were road winners on August 29.
North Scott Scores Late To Beat PV 7-3
North beat West on August 29.
Galesburg Tops Moline 26-22
Orion Holds Off Lightning Delay and Fulton To Win 33-26
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Alleman Falls To Peoria 50-7
The Bettendorf Bulldogs had a great opener as they beat Assumption by 35 points.
With the mantra “+2 and Finish,” Monmouth College football coach Steve Bell believes the team’s depth and renewed commitment can overcome the graduation of the program’s all-time leading rusher and a four-time all-conference punter.
USA Wrestling announced Thursday that University of Iowa head coach Tom Brands has been named a U.S. Freestyle volunteer coach for the 2014 World Wrestling Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The men's wrestling competition is September 8-9. Penn State's Cael Sanderson was appointed to the same position. They will work with national freestyle Coach Bruce Burnett, and assistant national freestyle coaches Bill Zadick and Brandon Slay.
Quad Cities right-hander Kevin Comer posted career highs with six innings and 10 strikeouts Wednesday night, and second baseman Marc Wik had three of his team's eight hits, while third baseman J.D. Davis had a three-run home run and four RBIs in the River Bandits' 11-2 win over the Clinton LumberKings in front of 2,291 at Modern Woodmen Park.
The Illini kick-off the season at home on August 30.
The Quad City Mallards will open their 66-game 2014-15 Central Hockey League season at home on Friday, October 24 at 7:05 p.m. against the Rapid City Rush and go on to play their first four games on home ice, the Mallards announced August 27 in conjunction with the CHL.
For the fifth time in the last eight seasons and the seventh time during Coach Grey Giovanine’s 16-year tenure at Augustana, the men’s basketball team will be facing an NCAA Division I opponent this year. The Vikings will make the 90-mile trip south to Peoria, Illinois to face the Bradley Braves on Thursday, November 6. The exhibition contest will be played at Carver Arena in the Peoria Civic Center.
The Bettendorf Bulldogs beat PV in their volleyball match on August 26.
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!