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07/12/2018 - 5:57pm
The group of girls who suited up in black and gold had a chip on their shoulder when they faced New London in Regional play on July 6. They knew it would be a tough game, having narrowly beat them a year prior in the same position. They wanted to get back to the State tournament in back to back years, but that won’t happen as New London ended those hopes with an 0-2 loss.   ...
07/12/2018 - 5:41pm
The Lady Bears were ousted early from Regional play when they were beat 1-11 at New London on July 2. A couple big innings from the Tigers all but sealed the Lady Bears’ fate after playing a close game through 2 ½ innings.     English Valleys let up one run in the bottom of the first but didn’t allow New London...
07/12/2018 - 5:33pm
The Lady Panthers were able to take an early lead at Pleasantville but couldn’t hold off the charge made by the Trojans in the middle of the game. A small rally late allowed Pekin to make things interesting but more runs by the Trojans ended those hopes in a 4-13 loss.     Pekin managed to put together a couple two-run...
06/30/2018 - 2:48pm
The Lady Savages and Lady Bears met up for the second time this year, this time with EV hosting. Both teams were coming off important wins to end loss streaks and were looking to continue building off their momentum when the two competed on June 18. Through five innings the difference was a mere run but then the Lady Savages bats heated up,...
06/30/2018 - 2:46pm
    The Lady Panthers got an important win to end off a week in which they struggled offensively, but got the bats going in an Invitational on June 23 hosted by Washington. Pekin lost 9-10 in a close game throughout to Central City and followed that up with a dominant 10-0 win over South Tama.     After allowing a...
06/30/2018 - 2:45pm
For the second time this season the Savages had a rollercoaster game in a battle of endurance against the Keota Eagles. Their first game was in late May in which they almost pulled off a big comeback but wound up losing 14-18. On June 22 the two teams met again, this time Sigourney took the lead early and Keota had to stage the comeback. The...
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