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Girls basketball: Muskies top Queens
Muscatine defeated Clinton 55-35 in the Mississippi Athletic Conference opener for both girls basketball teams Friday night.
Third quarter carries Kings
After a lackluster first half in which his team was outplayed by Camanche, Clinton coach Nick Lawrence saw what he liked in the third quarter. The River Kings scored the first 24 points of the third quarter after leading by two at the half and defeated the Indians 77-45 in the semifinals of the River City Classic boys basketball tournament.
The little guy almost wins
Prince of Peace gave Davenport North a battle Friday night, but, ultimately, the bigger school won as North held on for a 61-51 victory in the first game of the River City Classic boys basketball tournament.
- Camanche wallops Cascade CASCADE -- Camanche built a 500-pin lead in the first round and expanded it during Baker Round play to beat Cascade 2,943-2,226 in boys bowling Thursday at Cascade Lanes. Drey Abbott rolled a 248 in his opening game for the Indians and led all scorer
Wrestling: Camanche opens with 2 victories
CAMANCHE -- Seniors Quan Matthew and Mike Morris recorded back-to-back pins in each dual as Camanche opened its high school wrestling season with wins against North Cedar and Fulton on Thursday night. Ethan Sharp (285 pounds) also had a pin in the 48
- Second quarter keys Amboy win AMBOY, Ill. -- While the first half was back-and-forth throughout the opening quarter between Morrison and Amboy, the second quarter belonged to the Clippers as they went on an 11-4 run that allowed Amboy to win 48-30 on Thursday in girls basketball.
Girls basketball: Riverdale's Mericle too much for Fulton
FULTON, Ill. -- The Fulton Steamers could not stop Sydney Mericle of the Riverdale Rams during their first matchup of the girls basketball season. Mericle lit up the Steamers for 31 points Thursday night, leading all scorers as the Rams defeated the
Swimming: River Kings rule home pool
CLINTON -- Clinton's swimming team is seeking to do three things this winter: win meets, improve on times and become more disciplined in and out of the pool. The Kings defeated Davenport North in the season opener 97-72 in the varsity division as we
Wrestling: River Kings set a tone on home mats
CLINTON -- Jared Redman set the tone for Clinton High to win its first wrestling dual meet of the season, and his dramatic win in the final match allowed the River Kings to end their second dual on a positive note. In between, returning state placewi
Prep basketball: Irish win first game
CLINTON -- Nic Roth made a pair of free throws with 16 seconds left that put Prince of Peace on top, and the Irish held off Calamus-Wheatland for a 45-42 win Tuesday night in Tri-Rivers Conference boys basketball. "We had about a six-point lead and c
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