Blue Devils no match for Rock Island's Peters
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Blue Devils no match for Rock Island's Peters

MOLINE -- Quincy High School coach Darrell Henze knew exactly what he was going to see in Tuesday's Class 4A Moline Regional softball semifinal at Bob Seitz Field. He had seen something like it many times before. He wasn't thinking about having seen Rock I

Brown County strands tying, winning runs in seventh inning
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Brown County strands tying, winning runs in seventh inning

CAMP POINT, Ill. -- The Brown County softball team didn't have a batter reach base since the fourth, but two errors gave the Hornets runners on first and second base with one out as they trailed Hardin Calhoun by a run. "We just needed two more base hits,"

Bottom of order comes through in Central victory
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Bottom of order comes through in Central victory

CAMP POINT, Ill. -- The outlook was bleak for the Central softball team as it entered the bottom of the seventh inning. Central trailed 1-0 and had its sixth, seventh and eighth hitters due to bat. They were a combined 1 for 6 with three strikeouts at that

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First-inning run only offense Griggsville-Perry can muster

CARROLLTON, Ill. -- Jordan Brite's double in the first inning brought home the only run scored by the Griggsville-Perry softball team in a 5-1 loss to North Greene in the Class 1A Carrollton Regional championship game on Monday. Brianna Brown led off the f