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Angels Dump White Sox on 7th Inning Home Run
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Torii Hunter hit a tiebreaking home run leading off the seventh inning against Mark Buehrle, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Sunday.
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Local Sports Roundup - 9/12/09
Galesburg High School rolls past Ridgewood in high school football Saturday afternoon, Monmouth College blows out Lawrence, and Knox College falls in opener at the Knosher Bowl.
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Illinois Gets First Victory; Rolls Illinois State
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Backup quarterback Eddie McGee replaced an injured Juice Williams and led Illinois to a 45-17 win over Illinois State.
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Illini's Juice Williams Injured
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois quarterback Juice Williams left the Illini's game against Illinois State after the first series Saturday night.
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Northern Illinois Batters WIU
DE KALB, Ill. (AP) -- Chad Spann scored three first-half touchdowns to lead Northern Illinois to a 41-7 non-conference victory over intrastate rival Western Illinois on Saturday.
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Two-Run Double Leads Braves Over Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Brian McCann hit a two-run double in the top of the ninth and the Atlanta Braves held on to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-6 on Saturday afternoon.
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Sutton Delivers for Reds in Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Drew Sutton lined a two-out, two-run double off Carlos Marmol in the ninth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 7-5 after squandering a five-run lead Saturday.
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Podsednik Leads White Sox Past Angels in Extras
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Scott Podsednik hit an inside-the-park homer and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on a wild pitch, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
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Woods Moves in Front at Illinois Tournament
LEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Tiger Woods has rocketed to the lead in the PGA's BMW Championship.
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Abingdon Invitational Volleyball Tournament @ CSC Scores - 9/11/9
The first round of play is in the books at the Abingdon Invitational Tournament at Carl Sandburg College.
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Local Sports Roundup - 9/11/09
Mercer County is responsible for A&R football's first loss of the season, while Galesburg prepares for a rare Saturday matchup.
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Jordan Takes His Place in Hall of Fame
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- Michael Jordan, often considered the best player ever, has been enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame.
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Illini, Redbirds Looking for First Wins
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- By Saturday night, at least one of the two teams meeting at Memorial Stadium should have its first win.
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Braves Nip Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jair Jurrjens worked eight scoreless innings, overcoming another light offensive showing behind him in the Atlanta Braves' 1-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
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Angels Pitcher Wins Fourth Straight in Victory Over White Sox
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Joe Saunders won his fourth straight start, Bobby Abreu drove in two runs without the benefit of a hit and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 7-1 on Friday night.
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Soto, Ramirez Lead Cubs Over Reds
CHICAGO (AP) -- Geovany Soto homered for the first time since July 10, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 Friday for their first four-game winning streak in nearly two months.
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Berg, Robert F.
Robert F. Berg, 78, of 1972 US Highway 150 Galesburg IL died at 5:35 PM Tuesday September 8, 2009 at his home.
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Redington, Berniece B.
Berniece B. Redington, 94, of Monmouth, formerly of Galesburg, died at 10:25 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2009 at home.
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Galesburg Facing Similar Team in Ridgewood
The Galesburg and Ridgewood High School football teams have some things in common as they prepare to square off Saturday afternoon at Van Dyke Field.
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Week Three High School Football Schedule
The third week of the high school football season finds six undefeated teams squaring off hoping to move to 3-0 on the season and make their playoff eligibility more likely with six more regular season games to go after this weekend.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 9/10/9
Galesburg High School girls golf team adds two more wins, Knoxville boys team finishes second in three-team meet, GHS boys soccer team ties with Peoria Christian and Streaks girls tennis team earns first victory of the season.
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North Chicago Football Team Penalized for Brawl
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois High School Association has suspended the North Chicago football program for a brawl last week during a game against Chicago's Simeon High School.
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Steelers Lean on Big Ben to Beat Titans in NFL Season Opener
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Jeff Reed kicked a 33-yard field goal with 4:32 gone in overtime and the Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers again relied on Ben Roethlisberger's ability to lead clutch scoring drives to beat the Tennessee Titans 13-10 in the NFL season opener Thursday night.
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Illini Seekikng first Win Against ISU After Blowout Loss to Mizzou
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- A week into the football season and Illinois coach Ron Zook is under pressure.
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Georgia Tech Blows Big Lead; Rallies to Beat Clemson
ATLANTA (AP) -- Scott Blair kicked a 36-yard field goal with 57 seconds remaining and No. 15 Georgia Tech defeated Clemson 30-27 after squandering a 24-point lead Thursday night.
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Jordan Among Four Going Into NBA Hall of Fame
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- Chicago Bulls great Michael Jordan will be enshrined in the Hall of Fame Friday, a final honor for someone who's already won everything else.
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Scots' Freshman Wins MWC Volleyball Honor
Monmouth College freshman Chelsey Widdop (Reynolds, Ill./Rockridge) made quite a collegiate volleyball debut last week and was named the season's first Midwest Conference Performer of the Week.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 9/9/9
Galesburg High School boys golf team wins twice on Wednesday, Knoxville girls golf squad remains undefeated in duals, M-R cross country teams win Prime Beef Run.
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White Sox Go Extra Innings to Beat Athletics
CHICAGO (AP) -- A.J. Pierzynski hit a game-ending RBI double in the 13th inning, Scott Podsednik had four hits and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 Wednesday night.
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Wainwright, Pujols Lead Cardinals Past Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Albert Pujols hit two home runs for a majors-leading 47 and Adam Wainwright picked up his 18th win with seven scoreless innings in the St. Louis Cardinals' 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday.
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