Tuesday - December 18, 2018
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Sports News Headlines

WQAD Sportscast December 17th - Tue, 18 Dec 2018
The St. Ambrose Queen Bees bounce back to get a win. North Scott Lancers gearing up for a tough week of high school hoops. The Chicago Bears not letting up on the gas after winning the division. The Iowa Hawkeyes get ready for a tough SEC defense.

Bears Clinch The Division For The 1st Time In 8 Years - Mon, 17 Dec 2018
The Chicago Bears clinch the division for the 1st time in 8 years, and what made it even sweeter was, beating the Packers. Highlights, inside the locker room after the game, and sounds from players and coach Nagy.

Midwest Technical Institute Score Standouts - Sun, 16 Dec 2018
This Weeks Midwest Technical Institute Score Standouts are: Isaiah Rivera –  Geneseo Cortaviaus Seales  – North Scott Rylie Rucker – North Scott Keshawn Pegues – Davenport Central Deonte Billups – Moline    

WQAD December 15th Sportscast - Sun, 16 Dec 2018
It Was A Border War Between Iowa and Illinois, Both States Battled It Out On The Basketball Court To See Who The King Would Be, In The 25th Annual Genesis Shootout. Iowa Swept Illinois, 7 Games To None.

Bettendorf pins down North Scott, Western Big 6 Girls Basketball, Orion runs past Rockridge, Pleasant Valley beats West - Fri, 14 Dec 2018
Bettendorf wins 7 matches getting 4 pins on their way to a close 35-34 ein over North Scott in Wrestling. Rock Island Girls Basketball extends their WB6 win streak to 34 with a 58-30 win over Alleman. Galesburg needs double overtime to beat Moline 52-44. United Township falls to Quincy 74-64. Orion runs past rival Rockridge 45-27. Pleasant Valley starts quick against Davenport West beating the Falcons 67-57.      

Oakland sues NFL, Raiders over move to Las Vegas - Wed, 12 Dec 2018
The city of Oakland has filed a federal antitrust lawsuit trying to recover damages for the Raiders' upcoming move to Las Vegas.

Sterling Newman Head Football Coach Steps Down - Tue, 11 Dec 2018
For the past 39 years, there’s been one constant that has remand the same for the Sterling Newman football team, Head Coach Mike Papoccia. Papoccia, has decided to retire after an amazing coaching career, where he had a 340-99 record, and he led the Comets to five state championships and two state runner up finishes.

Augustana Men’s Basketball proving they are one of the nations best teams - Mon, 10 Dec 2018
Augustana has beat two top 10 teams in the opening three week of the season.  The #3 Vikings beat U-W Stevens Point 86-84 in overtime, then handed #8 Illinois Wesleyan a 67-60 loss.

The Score Sunday, Genesis Shootout, IHMVCU Girls Shootout, FCA - Mon, 10 Dec 2018
The Score Sunday breaks down the 25th Annual Genesis Shootout.  The IHMVCU Girls Shootout is January 5th, Tournament Director Gary Thrapp talks about the pairings.  The FCA Story of the week features T.J Vesey from Davenport North and the impact he has on the Wildcats Basketball Team.

Mike Papoccia stepping down as Sterling Newman Football Coach - Mon, 10 Dec 2018
Mike Papoccia was Head Football Coach at Sterling Newman for 39 years. During the teams banquet Papoccia let the players know he will be stepping down.  Papoccia had a 340-99 record, which puts him 5th in career wins and 4th for wins in Illinois.  He also led the Blue Machine to 5 state title and 2 runner up finishes.

Midwest Techincal Institute Score Standout - Sun, 09 Dec 2018
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Augustana comeback win, Moline Basketball, Sterling Wrestling, United Township Bowling - Sun, 09 Dec 2018
Augustana Men’s Basketball faces another top 10 team in rival Illinois Wesleyan.  The Vikings trailed til late in the second half before pulling away for a 67-60 win. Illinois Basketball snaps their 3 game losing streak with a 77-74 win over UNLV. Augustana Women’s basketball fall short against Illinois Wesleyan 83-76. Moline Boy’s Basketball scores a 55-45 win over Normal West. 41st Annual Carson DeJarnatt Wrestling Invitational. United Township host their annual Bolwing Invite.

WQAD Sportscast December, 7th - Sat, 08 Dec 2018
High School Basketball, both sides of the river. Moline comes away with a huge win over rival Rock Island. Quincy beats Alleman. North Scott boys and Girls come away with a win over Assumption. Bettendorf beats Davenport West. Central beats North, and P.V. makes it 21 in a row against Burlington

Iowa beats Iowa State, Western Big 6 Girls Basketball, St. Ambrose MBB, Assumption Wrestling - Fri, 07 Dec 2018
Iowa beats Iowa State 98-84 to win the latest edition of the Cy-Hawk game.  There was some fireworks at the end of the game as several players came together as tempers flared.  Fran McCaffery and the Hawks would leave the floor without shaking hands. On the Western Big 6 courts, Rock Island extends their conference win streak to 33 with a 51-43 win over Quincy.  Moline best rival United Township 61-47.  Galesburg beats Alleman 38-33. St. Ambrose Basketball drops their […]

Aidan Munoz-Ripley makes the right moves - Thu, 06 Dec 2018
Sterling Junior Aidan Munoz-Ripley is a lineman on the football team.  He is also the top player on the chess team.  He started playing chess when he was in fourth grade, his grandfather introduced him to the game.  Aidan is a student of both games, but if had to pick one or the other chess would be the game he prefers to play.

St. Ambrose ranked in top 25, SAU WBB beats Lincoln, Augie WBB fall to North Central, Moline Wrestling scores win over Geneseo - Thu, 06 Dec 2018
St. Ambrose men are ranked in the latest NAIA Basketball Poll. The Fighting Bees find themselves at #18, which the highest they have been ranked since 2014. St. Ambrose Queen Bees get a win over Lincoln 84-73. Augustana women fall to North Central.  After taking a lead in the 4th quarter the Vikings went cold from the field falling 69-58. In high school wrestling, Geneseo and Moline square off at Wharton Field House.  The Maroons get  a big 46-20 win […]

Newman edges Rockridge - Wed, 05 Dec 2018
Newman earns road win at Rockridge 48-47.

Hatch’s Rams best Alleman - Wed, 05 Dec 2018
Jay Hatch and Riverdale best Alleman 40-35.

Geneseo earn road win at Wharton - Wed, 05 Dec 2018
Geneseo bests Moline at Wharton Fieldhouse 60-44.

Lady Lancers cruise to home win - Wed, 05 Dec 2018
North Scott girls roll to 45-28 win over Muscatine.