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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 Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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