Sports

06/20/2018 - 12:26pm
At times, the depth of a baseball team may go overlooked, as a majority of the game is played by the starters, with some minor substitutions. Sigourney has depth, and more importantly, the guys who don’t start have also logged their fair share of minutes on the field. The Savages had to turn to two of their bench players to fill in for injury and the team pulled together late on June 11 to...
06/20/2018 - 12:18pm
The Tri-County baseball squad came up just shy of getting a big victory on the road when they played at Montezuma on June 13. A rally from the Trojans had things tied up but the final run was scored by the Braves in the bottom of the seventh to send the Trojans home with a 4-5 loss.     Montezuma got the Tri-County pitching early as...
06/05/2018 - 10:11am
    Sigourney and Keota combined to score 14 runs in the first inning of their matchup on May 25, a majority of which didn’t come from hard hit balls, instead they came from walked batters. Sigourney was able to cash in on some runs from guys getting on base, but then dished out the same thing to Keota. In a game of ups and...
06/05/2018 - 10:09am
The Pekin Panthers headed into their second game of the season with a gritty win to open their season the night prior. They hosted Wapello on May 22 and while an initial comeback forced the game into extra innings, they came up just shy in the end, losing 5-6.     Pekin got off to a rough start as Wapello put up four quick runs in...
06/05/2018 - 10:07am
The Lady Savages got their offense rolling early and often when they hosted English Valleys on May 21 in their home season opener. Throughout four innings of play, Sigourney racked up 13 hits and put up 15 runs, while allowing EV to score three.     Things clicked early as Autum Barthelman hit a leadoff double, followed by Leah...
06/05/2018 - 10:04am
A night after hammering Davis County in the season opener, the Pekin softball team faced more of a challenge when they hosted Wapello on May 22. Pekin got out to a lead early, but a rally by Wapello gave the Lady Panthers their first loss in their first home game of the season.     It was unknown how much Zoey Wright could do this...
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