2018

Sandburg Alumna’s Experience at State of the Union ‘Surreal’

Monday, February 19, 2018 — Sarah Miller received a call early in December with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: an invitation from U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos to the State of the Union address. A Facebook comment from Miller, a 2017 Carl Sandburg College nursing alumna, ...

Wendling Scores 31 as Chargers Set Up Showdown for 1st Place

Thursday, February 15, 2018 — Matt Wendling poured in a game-high 31 points as the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team ran away from Black Hawk 82-70 on Thursday, setting up a showdown next week with first place in the Arrowhead Conference on the line. The ...

Chargers Blast Black Hawk While Allowing Season-Low 35 Points

Thursday, February 15, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team raced to a huge first-quarter lead and went on to beat Black Hawk 50-35 on Thursday night in its final road game of the regular season. The Chargers (11-14 overall, 4-4 Arrowhead ...

Porter Ties Career High, but Chargers Fall at IVCC

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 — Willow Porter (Wyoming, Ill./Stark County) tied a career high with 18 points, but the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team couldn’t hold on to a halftime lead in a 74-61 loss at Illinois Valley on Tuesday. Porter ...

Martin's Big Night Lifts Chargers to Huge Road Win

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 — Kourtlandt Martin (Evansville, Ind./Central) led the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team in scoring, rebounds, assists and steals, lifting the Chargers to an 83-74 Arrowhead Conference victory Tuesday night at Illinois ...

Lincoln OH Eads Signs With Carl Sandburg College Volleyball

Monday, February 12, 2018 — Lincoln High School senior Tearaney Eads has signed to play next season for the Carl Sandburg College volleyball team. Eads, a 5-foot-10 outside hitter, was a second-team All-Apollo Conference selection last fall for the Railers. She’ll ...

Pekin Seniors Juergens, Flairty Sign With Sandburg Softball

Friday, February 09, 2018 — Alexis Juergens and Erin Flairty, seniors at Pekin Community High School, have signed to play next year for the Carl Sandburg College softball team. Juergens, a 5-foot-6 pitcher, had a 2.97 ERA and 18 strikeouts in 37 2/3 innings as a junior last ...

Sandburg Basketball Games vs. Kishwaukee Moved to Feb. 22

Thursday, February 08, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for this evening at home against Kishwaukee have been postponed because of anticipated inclement weather. The Arrowhead Conference contests have been ...

Moody’s Removes Negative Outlook from Carl Sandburg College Bond Rating

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 — Moody’s Investors Service has removed from Carl Sandburg College’s bond rating the negative outlook that was issued to the College during its last bond rating call in 2016, in the midst of the state’s budget ...

Martin's Huge 2nd Half Sends Sandburg Past Skyhawks

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 — Kourtlandt Martin (Evansville, Ind./Central) erupted for 20 points in the second half and ignited a go-ahead run in the closing minutes as the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team came back to defeat Sauk Valley 82-69 on Tuesday ...

Chargers Come Up Short at Home vs. Sauk Valley

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team went cold in the second half as it dropped a 60-54 Arrowhead Conference contest against Sauk Valley on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (10-13, 3-3) fell to .500 ...

Balanced Chargers Pick Up Win at Loras JV

Monday, February 05, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team had five players score in double figures Saturday as it picked up a 74-56 victory at Loras JV. Madison Lowe (Dunlap, Ill./Dunlap) led a balanced scoring attack for the Chargers with a ...

Houston's Go-Ahead FT, Clutch Block Let Chargers Escape With Win at Sauk Valley

Friday, February 02, 2018 — Tyler Houston (Knoxville, Ill./Knoxville) came up clutch on both ends of the court Thursday for the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team. Houston drained the go-ahead free throw with just over a minute left and delivered a block ...

Price’s Double-Double Helps Chargers Hold Off Skyhawks

Friday, February 02, 2018 — Jordan Price (Fulton, Ill./Fulton) recorded her first career double-double and came up with a key steal and basket down the stretch to help the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team win 68-63 at Sauk Valley on Thursday ...

Sandburg Upward Bound Program Accepting Applications for 2018-19

Thursday, February 01, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College TRIO Upward Bound program is accepting participant applications for the 2018-19 academic year. Upward Bound is a federally funded program that is free to participants. The goals of the program are to assist high school ...

No. 15 Cougars Pull Away from Sandburg Women in 2nd Half

Thursday, February 01, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team was within striking distance in the third quarter before 15th-ranked Illinois Central ran away to defeat the Chargers 83-45 on Wednesday night. The Chargers (8-12) trailed by seven with ...

Area HS Students Test Accounting Skills in Monopoly Contest at Sandburg

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 — Students from five area high schools passed “Go,” collected $200 and learned essential accounting skills last week at a Monopoly competition hosted by Carl Sandburg College’s Business and Accounting Society of ...

Affordable Teeth Cleanings, Dental X-Rays at Sandburg Annex

Monday, January 29, 2018 — The dental hygiene clinic at the Carl Sandburg College Annex, 209 E. Main St., in downtown Galesburg is again providing low-cost dental services during the spring semester, with no insurance necessary for patients. The clinic offers teeth ...

Sandburg Men Stopped by Cougars in Battle for Top Spot in Conference

Friday, January 26, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team took a lead into halftime, but Highland rallied to beat the Chargers 88-75 on Thursday night in a battle of Arrowhead Conference unbeatens. The Chargers (14-8, 3-1) saw their four-game win ...

Carl Sandburg College Announces 2017 Fall Graduates

Friday, January 26, 2018 — Carl Sandburg College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements and graduated from the College at the end of the 2017 fall semester. Associate Degrees Associate in Applied Science Accounting Galesburg ...

Chargers Fall on Road to Conference-Leading Cougars

Friday, January 26, 2018 — Arrowhead Conference leader Highland was able to hold off the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team Thursday night, handing the Chargers a 76-70 loss. Sandburg (8-11, 2-2), which would have pulled into a tie for first place with ...

Chargers Shoot 61% From Field in Blowout of Black Hawk

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team was red-hot from inside the arc, beyond it and at the free-throw line during a 96-73 blowout of Arrowhead Conference rival Black Hawk on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The ...

Sandburg Women Pull Away Late to Beat Black Hawk 61-49

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team grabbed the lead late in the third quarter and used a big run in the fourth to pull away from Black Hawk for a 61-49 Arrowhead Conference victory on Tuesday night at John M. Lewis ...

Sandburg Dean’s List, Honors List for 2017 Fall Semester

Monday, January 22, 2018 — Carl Sandburg College has released the names of students who qualified for the dean’s list and honors list for the 2017 fall semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit ...

Carl Sandburg College Kicks Off Search for New President

Monday, January 22, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees last week took its first steps in the process of selecting the College’s next president. During a special meeting Thursday evening, the Board approved a motion to hire Dr. Larry Ebbers as a ...

Sandburg Women Rally but Come Up Short Against Lynx

Saturday, January 20, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team nearly climbed out of a big second-half hole but fell to Lincoln 75-64 on Saturday afternoon at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (7-10) dropped their second straight despite ...

Chargers Go Cold at Home in 66-53 Loss to Illinois Valley

Thursday, January 18, 2018 — Illinois Valley used a surge to take a lead into halftime and another to pull away in the second half to defeat the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team 66-53 on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. In a matchup of the ...

Sandburg Men Survive IVCC to Stay Unbeaten in Arrowhead

Thursday, January 18, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team used a late, tiebreaking push and held on to beat Illinois Valley 79-76 on Thursday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium in the Chargers’ Arrowhead Conference home opener. Sandburg ...

Sandburg Women Kick Off Conference Season With Win at Kishwaukee

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team kicked off its quest for a third straight Arrowhead Conference title with a 56-41 victory at Kishwaukee on Tuesday night. The Chargers (7-8, 1-0) racked up 19 steals and forced a ...

Robinson’s Go-Ahead 3-Pointer Helps Chargers Hold Off Kishwaukee

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 — Deandrey Robinson (Peoria, Ill./Peoria) capped a big night with the go-ahead 3-pointer in the closing minutes and led five Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball in double figures as the Chargers opened their Arrowhead Conference ...

Sandburg Basketball Games at Sauk Valley Postponed to Feb. 1

Thursday, January 11, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for this evening at Sauk Valley have been postponed because of anticipated inclement weather. The contests have been rescheduled for Feb. 1, with the ...

Wendling’s Monster Double-Double Leads Chargers Past Eagles

Saturday, January 06, 2018 — Sophomore forward Matt Wendling (Athens, Ill./Athens) recorded career highs in points and rebounds to lead the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team past Robert Morris-Peoria 81-69 on Saturday afternoon at John M. Lewis ...

Pair of 3rd-Quarter Runs Helps Sandburg Women Past Loras JV

Saturday, January 06, 2018 — A pair of third-quarter runs helped the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team stay hot with a 77-72 victory over Loras JV on Saturday afternoon at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (6-8) erased a 40-36 halftime deficit with ...

20-Point Run in 4th Sends Sandburg Women Past John Wood

Wednesday, January 03, 2018 — The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team used a 20-point, fourth-quarter run to rally for a 63-54 victory over John Wood on Wednesday night at John M. Lewis Gymnasium in the Chargers’ first game back from Winter ...

New Sandburg Upward Bound Math-Science Program Accepting Applications

Tuesday, January 02, 2018 — Applications are being accepted through Jan. 24 for students interested in participating in Carl Sandburg College’s new TRIO Upward Bound Math-Science program, which encourages students to pursue careers in the areas of science, ...

Woodstock’s Vosburgh to Play Softball, Volleyball at Sandburg

Tuesday, January 02, 2018 — Julia Vosburgh, a senior at Woodstock High School, has signed to continue her softball and volleyball career next year at Carl Sandburg College. Vosburgh, a catcher and corner infielder, batted .327 with four home runs, 12 doubles, three triples ...

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