Sports

10/12/2018 - 4:19pm
Football games tend to last two and a half, maybe three hours tops depending on pace of play and stoppages, but that wasn’t the case on a stormy night October 6 when Pekin and BGM met up. Thanks to a lightning delay that lasted over two hours, the game lasted five hours and ended with another heartbreaking 13-28 loss for Pekin, their second close loss in as many weeks. Pekin got things...
08/24/2018 - 10:05am
Last year the Panthers came to Cobra Field and maintained a steady lead throughout, eventually downing the Cobras 37-13. The Cobras will open their football season by facing Pekin in another edition of the Backyard Brawl on August 24 in hopes of notching another win in the historic series. Many of the same contributors will take the field for the...
08/03/2018 - 5:29pm
Among the tens of thousands of cyclists who rode into Sigourney, one group stood out along with their team bus, with the simple name of Cutter. A group that has been around for almost three decades, the co-ed team got together again for the annual event to bike across the state, the largest such biking event in the world. RAGBRAI, or PIGBRAI as...
08/03/2018 - 5:28pm
Even though they didn’t make it to the state tournament, the Lady Savages had two of their outgoing seniors recognized for their successes on the diamond. Autum Barthelman and Madison Schauf were named on the All-State teams accompanied by Jordan VanEe being named an honorable mention. Audrey Grove and Karyssa Westfall from English Valleys...
08/03/2018 - 5:27pm
First Team Carson Crawford (Sigourney, Jr) – Throughout the season Carson Crawford played a big role in the Savages success with big hits and framing pitches behind the plate. On offense, Crawford led the team with 26 hits, 10 going for doubles and one triple while driving in 23 runs. He scored eight times and stole four bases on the season...
07/16/2018 - 3:43pm
The fall season is fast approaching and now is the chance to get ready for the upcoming volleyball season. High School girls from the Keokuk County area will have the opportunity to work and learn alongside past and current professional volleyball players and coaches when the MVP Midwest Volleyball Performance camp comes to Sigourney High School...
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