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Prep girls' basketball
United Township 53, Peoria Notre Dame 41: Tayler Dobrinske led a trio of double-digit scorers with 13 points, helping the Panthers (15-10) to the victory in the Galesburg MLK Classic. Dobrinske hit three 3-pointers in the first quarter, setting the tone for her team-high performance. Katie Daggett added 11 points in the win and Sadie Roberts contributed 10.

Alleman 53, Peoria 38:Improving their record to 13-12, the Pioneers received a game-high 17 points from Izzy Anderson to snag the win at the Galesburg MLK Classic. Anne Bohnert added 10 points for Alleman, which had seven players score at least four points. Maddie McGuire and Erin Morrisey each had six.

Orion 47, Freeport 43: Cassidy Clark's 16 points helped the Chargers win the Kewanee MLK Classic with a come-from-behind victory. Orion outscored the Pretzels 11-5 in the fourth quarter. Katie Garrity added nine points and Katie Conway tallied eight more for the Chargers (17-7).

Peoria Manual 48, Kewanee 34: The second quarter was unkind for the Boiler Girls in their loss at the Kewanee MLK Classic. Kewanee was outscored 12-4, turning a one-point lead into a 22-15 halftime deficit. Makayla Jordan, Raeshonda Chandler and Eusebia Quintero all scored eight points in the loss.

Annawan 66, West Prairie 37: Celina VanHyfte nearly outscored the Cylcones during Annawan's Lincoln Trail Conference victory. VanHyfte finished with 34 points in the victory. Alyssa Thompson added 11 points for the Bravettes and Megan Foes contributed eight more.

Wethersfield 71, Galva 40: The Flying Geese cruised to the Lincoln Trail Conference win by outscoring Galva 36-13 in the second and third quarters. Kody Hammer scored a game-high 19 points for Wethersfield, Aly Eastman had 16 and Sarah Hansen added 14 more. Alex Strom's 15 points paced the Wildcats.

Princeville 44, United 31:Mykeleti Mann's nine points weren't enough for the Red Storm in their Lincoln Trail Conference loss. Cassie Ellison added eight for United, which trailed 19-12 at intermission.

Ridgewood 36, Stark County 34: The Spartans scored the Lincoln Trail Conference upset win over Stark County in Toulon. No other information was available at press time.

















 



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  Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Col. H.F. Sickless informs us that there will be new organization of troops in this state under the call for more men.
1889 -- 125 years ago: James Normoyle arrived home after graduating from West Point with honors in the class of 1889. He was to report to Fort Brady, Mich., as second lieutenant in the 23rd Infantry.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Austria Hungary declared war on Serbia. Germany and Austria refused an invitation of Sir Edward Grey to join Great Britain at a mediation conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Dr. William Mayo, the last of the three famous Mayo brother surgeons, died at the age of 78.
1964 -- 50 years ago: One of the biggest horse shows of the season was held yesterday at Hillandale Arena on Knoxville Road under the sponsorship of the Illowa Horsemen's Club.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Davenport is like a gigantic carnival this weekend with the Bix Arts Fest taking over 12 square blocks of the downtown area. A festive atmosphere prevailed Friday as thousands of people turned out to sample what the Arts Fest has to offer.








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