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  • 7-19-14 1B-Photo, British Open In the zone, McIlroy widens lead HOYLAKE, England — Rory McIlroy saw only birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt. That was but a minor interruption in his command performance Friday i

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sabers rally for walk-off win MAQUOKETA — Central DeWitt scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the seventh inning, beating Maquoketa 3-2 on Tanner Clark’s single in a Class 3A District 7 semifinal Friday night.The Sabers (21-18-1) will face Davenport Assumption in Monday night’s

    July 19, 2014

  • Kings find way to win DUBUQUE – It’s hard to hold onto something when things don’t necessarily go your way. Luckily, the Clinton River Kings kept persevering, allowing them to beat Dubuque Senior 3-2 in eight innings Friday night in a Class 4A Substate 3 first-round baseb

    July 19, 2014

  • River Kings find a way to advance

    Held hitless for seven innings, Clinton managed to send the game into extra innings, then scored twice in the eighth inning and defeated Dubuque Senior 3-2 on Friday in the first round of the Iowa Class 4A Substate 3 baseball tournament.

    July 19, 2014

  • Summer Nationals has great start at Cordova

    Opening night went well Friday at the IHRA Summer Nationals Nitro Jam at Cordova Dragway Park

    July 19, 2014

  • First day a success at Cordova CORDOVA, Ill. — Friday night couldn’t have been a better start to a weekend of drag racing as Cordova Dragway Park kicked off the IHRA Summer Nationals Nitro Jam.Cordova Dragway was the home to this event for years, a streak ending in 2002. For the f

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, MVC tourney MVC bringing tourney to area MOLINE, Ill. – Division I basketball is returning to the area.At a news conference Thursday afternoon, officials from the Quad Cities and the Missouri Valley Conference announced that the MVC is bringing its women’s basketball tournament to the iWire

    July 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Fulton native putts on with pro career FULTON, Ill. — After competing at the John Deere Classic this past weekend, Aaron Krueger will get to again rub shoulders with some of golf’s best — this time at the PGA Championship.Krueger failed to make the cut at the JDC in Silvis, Ill., but it w

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, MLB Eyes on second half Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’s 5-3 victory.Baseball’s All-Star party in the Twin Cities was a long series of smiles for players a

    July 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Arrieta new Cubs' bright spot CHICAGO — Each start was remarkably similar. That smooth, efficient motion. The devastating array of pitches. The easy cool that quickly spreads to his teammates, who are so confident when he takes the mound.A year after a disappointing departure fro

    July 18, 2014

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