Moline grads de los Reyes, Drish help ISU softball earn sweep


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Posted Online: April 05, 2014, 8:34 pm
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CARBONDALE -- A pair of Moline graduates helped the Illinois State softball team to a Missouri Valley Conference doubleheader sweep over Southern Illinois on Saturday. The Redbirds (13-20, 5-2) needed five innings in each game to earn 20-2 and 11-0 victories at Charlotte West Stadium.

In the opener, ISU designated player and 2013 Moline graduate Jordan de los Reyes went 2-for-4 with three runs and an RBI. de los Reyes followed that with a 2-for-4 effort in the nightcap with two RBIs and a run scored.

ISU shortstop and 2012 Moline graduate Brittny Drish was 2-for-3 with a home run in the second game.

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  Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rev. R.J. Humphrey, once a clergyman in this city, was reported killed in a quarrel in New Orleans.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.








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