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Feb. 20, 2014
GALESBURG—Sophomore guard Juwan Hubbard (Rockford, Ill./Guilford) and sophomore forward Aaron Powers (Springfield, Ill./Lanphier) each scored 20-plus points in their final regular season home game, but the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team fell to Highland 103-67 on Sophomore Night on Thursday at John M. Lewis Gymnasium in Arrowhead Conference play.
 

The Chargers (15-13, 5-6) came out hot early, hitting seven of their first eight 3-point attempts...

Feb. 20, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team closed its regular season home schedule by pulling away to beat Highland 66-60 on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium in Arrowhead Conference play.
 

The Chargers (12-12, 5-5) led 27-26 at halftime on Sophomore Night but opened the second half by scoring 15 of the first 16. The Cougars pulled within 58-56, but Sandburg sophomore forward Marysa Remick (Victoria, Ill./ROWVA) hit a key 3-pointer...

Feb. 19, 2014
GALESBURG—The 2014 Carl Sandburg College baseball season has yet to begin, but three players recently signed to play for the Chargers in 2015. Grant Bland of West Prairie High School and Adam Schafer and Nathan Mischel of Oakville (Mo.) High School have committed to play for Sandburg next spring.
 

Bland, a 5-foot-9 pitcher/infielder, was a second-team All-Lincoln Trail Conference pitcher and shortstop as a junior for the Cyclones last year. He also led the...

Feb. 19, 2014
GALESBURG—Fourteenth-ranked Kishwaukee jumped to an early lead and handed the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team a 93-71 Arrowhead Conference loss Tuesday at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.

 

The Kougars led 53-33 at halftime. Sophomore forward Jeremy Brown (Chillicothe, Ill./Illinois Valley Central) led the Chargers (15-12, 5-5) with 23 points, and fellow sophomore forward Aaron Powers (Springfield, Ill./Lanphier) added 17.

 

“We came out...

Feb. 19, 2014
GALESBURG—Kishwaukee completed a season sweep of the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team Tuesday, beating the Chargers 82-40 in an Arrowhead Conference contest at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.

 

The loss dropped Sandburg (11-12, 4-5) to a game under .500 both overall and in conference play. Jordyn Chasteen scored 10 points to lead the Chargers. Kishwaukee’s Ashanti Davis led all players with 32 points.

 

“Rough night from the very start...

Feb. 14, 2014
MOLINE—Sophomore guard Juwan Hubbard (Rockford, Ill./Guilford) scored 21 points to lead the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team to a 67-62 Arrowhead Conference victory at Black Hawk on Thursday night.

 

The Chargers (15-10, 5-4) also got 15 points from sophomore forward Aaron Powers (Springfield, Ill./Lanphier) and 12 from freshman guard Vince Gooden (Markham, Ill./Tinley Park) in winning their third straight game. Sandburg also completed a season...

Feb. 14, 2014
MOLINE—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team picked up its third straight win and evened its Arrowhead Conference record with a 69-31 victory at Black Hawk on Thursday night.

 

The Chargers (11-10, 4-4) had 10 players score and were led by sophomore forward Destini Bollinger (Astoria, Ill./Astoria) who had 13 points. Sophomore guard Paige Martin (Farmington, Ill./Farmington) scored a season-high 11 and freshman forward Sadee Hamilton (Galesburg...

Feb. 12, 2014
GALESBURG—An impressive shooting night from long range powered the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team to a 100-66 Arrowhead Conference victory over Illinois Valley on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Chargers (14-10, 4-4) picked up their second straight victory on the strength of a 14-for-28 effort from 3-point range. Freshman guard Vince Gooden (Markham, Ill./Tinley Park) led the way with a game-high 25 points, highlighted by 6-of-...

Feb. 11, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team had three players score in double figures as it beat Illinois Valley 68-51 on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Chargers (10-10, 3-4) picked up their second straight Arrowhead Conference Victory thanks to a balanced attack. Sandburg led 37-26 at halftime and had nine players in the scoring column. Sophomore forward Marysa Remick (Victoria, Ill./ROWVA) led all players with 17 points,...

Feb. 10, 2014
KEWANEE—The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team held on to beat Black Hawk East 61-58 on Saturday afternoon in Arrowhead Conference actions.

 

The Chargers (13-10, 3-4) ended a three-game losing streak with the victory. Sandburg took a 27-24 lead into halftime and avenged a 79-72 loss to the Warriors earlier this season.

 

The Chargers held the Warriors to just 15-of-55 shooting (27.3 percent). Saeed Soulemane led Black Hawk East with...

Feb. 10, 2014
KEWANEE—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team snapped a five-game losing streak by beating Black Hawk East 45-28 on Saturday afternoon in Arrowhead Conference action.

 

The Chargers (9-10, 2-4) outscored the Warriors 23-9 in the second half and were led by sophomore forward Destini Bollinger, who posted 17 points, seven rebounds and four blocked shots. Sandburg opened its big second half with a 9-0 run.

 

Shania Kraklow led Black...

Feb. 6, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer forward Lawson Crider (Mayfield, Ky./Shattuck-St. Mary’s) on Thursday signed a National Letter of Intent to play next season at UAB, becoming the first Chargers player to move on to an NCAA Division I program.
 

Crider shattered the Sandburg record book in his first season with the Chargers on his way to being named to the first team of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Men’s Junior...

Feb. 4, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for this evening at Black Hawk have been postponed to Saturday because of inclement weather. The women’s game will tip off at 1 p.m. Saturday, followed by the men’s game at 3 p.m.
 

The Chargers’ games originally scheduled for Saturday afternoon against McHenry County at John M. Lewis Gymnasium have been canceled.
 

Also, the Chargers’...

Jan. 31, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for Saturday at Sauk Valley have been postponed because of inclement weather. Makeup dates for the games have yet to be announced.

 

The next scheduled game for both teams is Tuesday at Black Hawk East. The women’s game will tip off at 5:30, followed by the men’s game at 7:30 p.m.

 

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Jan. 31, 2014
GALESBURG—Sauk Valley took a double-digit lead into halftime and held on to beat the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team 72-64 in Arrowhead Conference action Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

The Chargers (12-10, 2-4) trailed 22-21 in the first half after a 3-pointer by sophomore forward Matt Sagona (Knoxville, Ill./Knoxville), but the Skyhawks (10-10, 2-3) closed the half with a 14-4 burst to lead 36-25 at halftime.
 

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Jan. 30, 2014
GALESBURG—Sauk Valley used a pair of first-half runs to hand the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team a 64-44 Arrowhead Conference loss on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium.
 

Back-to-back 3-pointers by Chargers sophomore forward Marysa Remick (Victoria, Ill./ROWVA) and sophomore guard Kaylee Moseley (Taylor Ridge, Ill./Rockridge) tied the game at 6 with 13 minutes, 50 seconds left in the first half, but the Skyhawks (15-3, 4-1) responded...

Jan. 30, 2014
FREEPORT—Highland put together a big second half and handed the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team an 85-56 Arrowhead Conference loss on Wednesday night.

 

The Chargers (12-9, 2-3) trailed the Cougars (14-6, 3-1) by 36-31 at halftime, but Highland pulled away thanks to a 28-8 burst during a 10-minute stretch of the second half.

 

Highland’s Joseph Gripper scored 16 points to lead four Cougars in double figures. Grant Prusator and...

Jan. 30, 2014
FREEPORT—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team had a second-half lead, but Highland rallied to hand the Chargers a 66-59 Arrowhead Conference loss on Wednesday.

 

Sandburg (8-9, 1-3) led 31-22 at halftime and still had a 38-29 lead with 16 minutes left, but the Cougars (8-7, 2-2) put together a 21-point run to go ahead for good.

 

Sophomore forward Destini Bollinger (Astoria, Ill./Astoria) led the Chargers with 10 points. Highland’...

Jan. 29, 2014
GALESBURG—The second annual Carl Sandburg College Spring Softball Camp will take place Feb. 22 at John M. Lewis Gymnasium on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
 

The camp for players in grades 2-6 will take place from 9 a.m.-noon and from 1-4 p.m. for players in grades 7-12. Players of all skill levels will learn the fundamentals of pitching, hitting, fielding, throwing and base running from current Chargers players and coaches....

Jan. 28, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for tonight at Highland have been postponed to Wednesday.

 

The women’s game will tip off at 5 p.m. Wednesday, followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m.

 

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