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Nationwide Crew Member Suspended
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- NASCAR has suspended a Nationwide Series crew member for violating its toughened substance abuse policy.
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Noah Leads Bulls Past Bucks in NBA Preseason Game
CHICAGO (AP) -- Joakim Noah had 20 points and 16 rebounds to lead the short-handed Chicago Bulls to an 87-86 preseason victory over the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday night.
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Yankees Considering Three Man Pitching Rotation Against Angels
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Yankees may go with a three-man rotation against the Los Angeles Angels in the AL championship series.
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Limbaugh Already Down One Vote to Buy Rams
BOSTON (AP) -- Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay doesn't want Rush Limbaugh to buy the St. Louis Rams.
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Cardinals' Molina Sued Over Appearances, Autographs
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A New York sports marketing firm has sued St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, saying he snubbed their agreement to make appearances and sign autographs.
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Cubs Get Bankruptcy Court Approval
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- The sale of the Chicago Cubs moved closer Tuesday as a bankruptcy judge said the team can go to the family of billionaire Joe Ricketts in an $845 million deal.
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MC's Unzicker Unbeaten; Earns Conference Honor
Monmouth College two-sport athlete Amy Unzicker knocked off a Division II opponent to end a perfect week in singles tennis and was rewarded with the Midwest Conference Performer of the Week honor.
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Sophomore Ricketts Right at Home at Knox College
The Knox College volleyball team has struggled this season to win matches, but the future looks bright with the addition of a Galesburg native who transferred to the school and is putting up big numbers.
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Churchill & Lombard Renew Gridiron Rivalry Tuesday
The 7th and 8th grade football teams from Lombard Middle School and Churchill Junior High square off at Van Dyke Field Monday for city braggin' rights.
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Galesburg High School Boys and Girls Golf Teams Headed to State - Local Sports Roundup 10/12/9
Galesburg High School's varsity boys and girls golf teams both qualified for this weekend's IHSA Class 2A state tournaments with second-place team finishes in their respective sectionals on Monday.
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Miami Uses "Wildcat" to Defeat NY Jets
MIAMI (AP) -- Running back Ronnie Brown scored on a 2-yard keeper up the middle in the Wildcat formation with 6 seconds left, and the Miami Dolphins came from behind three times in the fourth quarter to beat the New York Jets 31-27 Monday night.
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Phillies Rally to Beat Colorado; Return to NLCS
DENVER (AP) -- Ryan Howard hit a two-run double with two outs in the ninth inning and scored on Jayson Werth's single as the Philadelphia Phillies rallied past the Colorado Rockies 5-4 Monday night to reach the NL championship series.
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Blackhawks Overcome Huge Deficit to Beat Calgary
CHICAGO (AP) -- Brent Seabrook scored 26 seconds into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks completed the biggest comeback in team history, rallying from a five-goal deficit to beat the Calgary Flames 6-5 Monday night.
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Healthier Bears Look to Ease Painful Memory
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Rested after a much-needed bye, the Chicago Bears had some time to heal over the weekend.
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Streaks Girls Golfers Statebound
POSTED 3:15pm 10/12/9 The Galesburg High School girls golf team is headed south to the state meet after a strong finish in Monday's Class 2A Rockford Sectional.
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Former Chicago Blackhawks Star Chelios Still Wants to Play
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) -- Former NHL star Chris Chelios skated Monday with the minor league Chicago Wolves and says he will probably sign a contract with the team this week.
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Chicago Cubs File Chapter 11 Bankruptcy to Speed Up Sale
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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Scots' Tanney Breaks Record, Named MWC Performer of Week
Monmouth College quarterback Alex Tanney had yet another record-setting performance last weekend and picked up his second Midwest Conference Offensive Performer of the Week award this season.
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CSC Men's Soccer Team Earns First Victory
The Carl Sandburg College men's soccer team won its first match in school history Sunday at home.
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GHS Girls Golf Team: Next Stop Rockford
Galesburg is riding high after last week's regional win at Geneseo.
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M-R Going for Fourth Straight Trip to IHSA Class 1A Boys Golf Meet
Monmouth-Roseville's boys golf team has stiff competition from several area teams as the Titans try to return to the Class 1A state meet.
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Silver Streaks Boys Golf Team Shooting for Back-to-Back State Appearances
Galesburg has one more hurdle to clear to qualify for the Class 2A state tournament.
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Carl Sandburg College Men's Golf Team Headed to National Tourney
Carl Sandburg College's men's golf team didn't let the cold weather get in the way as the Chargers took second place in the Region IV Tournament at Prairieview Golf Course in Byron.
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NFL Week Five Results -- 10/11/9
Four NFL teams remain undefeated after playing week five games on Sunday.
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Johnson Rolls to Victory in California
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson is back in control of NASCAR's Chase for the Championship.
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LaRussa Undecided About Managing Cardinals Next Season
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tony La Russa's not certain he wants to return for a 15th season as the St. Louis Cardinals' manager. Then again, he didn't expect his decision-making process to begin this soon.
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Phillies Gain Edge Agaist Rockies in Bone-Chilling Cold
DENVER (AP) -- The Philadelphia Phillies overcame freezing conditions at Coors Field to beat Colorado 6-5 on Ryan Howard's sacrifice fly in the ninth inning.
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Angels Rally to Sweep Boston in ALDS
BOSTON (AP) -- Vladimir Guerrero and the Los Angeles Angels shrugged off their postseason failures and swept the Boston Red Sox out of the playoffs.
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Yankees Sweep Twins, On to ALCS
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez and Jorge Posada hit seventh-inning home runs and the New York Yankees advanced to their first American League Championship Series in five years with a 4-1 victory and sweep of the Minnesota Twins in the final baseball game at the Metrodome.
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Good Running Weather for Sunday's Chicago Marathon
CHICAGO (AP) -- Participants in this year's Chicago Marathon will be treated to what forecasters are calling good running weather.
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