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Sportscast June 14, 2019 - Sat, 15 Jun 2019
Bandits fall to Wisconsin 3-2 in the final series of the first half. Cardinals get a pair of wins over the Mets. White Sox blast the Yankees 10-1. Camanche Softball leads the state in home run hit.  The Indians have hit 42 home runs which is 23 more than any team in any class. Round 2 of the 119th U.S. Open.

WQAD Sports – June 11th - Thu, 13 Jun 2019
Iowa’s Joe Wieskamp learns a lot from NBA draft process Tyler Hall eager for next level opportunity Assumption Softball hitting stride once again Cubs fall to Rockies Cardinals best Marlins

Off The Kuff – Anna Vonderhaar - Thu, 13 Jun 2019
Anna Vonderhaar just helped Assumption Girls Soccer win their 4th straight State Championship.  Find out what she thinks is the hardest part about being a goalie in this week “Off The Kuff.”

Off The Kuff – Celia Palermo - Thu, 13 Jun 2019
Celia Palermo is the newest member to the WQAD Sports team.  Find out a little more about her in this “off The Kuff”

Red Sox legend David Ortiz is in a Boston hospital after being shot in the Dominican Republic. Here’s what we know - Tue, 11 Jun 2019
David Ortiz is back in the welcoming arms of Boston after being shot at a nightclub in the Dominican Republic.

Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in the back in the Dominican Republic - Mon, 10 Jun 2019
Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is recovering from surgery after being shot at a club in his native Dominican Republic on Sunday, according to police.

The Score Sunday – Assumption Soccer, Chasson Randle, FCA Camps, FCA Louisa Muscatine Softball - Mon, 10 Jun 2019
Assumption Soccer wins their fourth straight Class 1A State Championship.  The Lady Knights talk about what they liked and and will miss the most about this year on the pitch. Chasson Randle talks about his year in the NBA with the Washington Wizards and what this off season will be like for him. FCA has several camps and opportunities for those young athletes and believers to get involved. FCA Story of the week features the Louisa-Muscatine Softball team after winning […]

Assumption Girls Win State Soccer, Chasson Randle 50-40 Tournament - Sun, 09 Jun 2019
Assumption Girls Soccer wins their 4th straight Class 1A State Soccer Championship beating North Polk 1-nil.  It was also their 10 title in school history. On day 2 of Chasson Randle’s Dream Big Camp, they held the 50-40 shootout. Former Rock Island players and friends of Chasson showed up for the tournament. It’s all about giving back to the community in more ways than one.  

Sportscast June 7, 2019 - Sat, 08 Jun 2019
Assumption Senior Carly King scores her 100th goal of her career. Then she scores goal #101 to help lead the Lady Knights to a 2-nil win in the 1A State Semifinals. Chasson Randle is hosting his third annual Dream Big Basketball Camp.  Randle teaching young players to fundamentals of the game as well as life skill off the court.

Flooding forces Bandits to relocate home series - Mon, 03 Jun 2019
Officials say the ballpark remains unaffected by the flood waters, but recent flooding across River Drive makes access almost impossible for fans, players and staff.

The Score Sunday – Rockridge Softball, Alleman Baseball, Moline Softball, FCA - Mon, 03 Jun 2019
Rockridge Softball finished 3rd in the State in Class 2A.  The Rockets talked about their season and what it meant to make it back to the state tournament. Alleman Baseball took fourth place in the 2A State tournament.  The Pioneers talked about winning the schools third ever state trophy. Moline Softball won the Sectional Championsip and advanced to the Super Sectional. FCA story of the week features Steve Yount as he retires from teaching at United Township.

Off The Kuff – Jerry Burkhead - Mon, 03 Jun 2019
Alleman Baseball Coach Jerry Burkhead goes “Off The Kuff”

Sportscast May 31, 2019 - Sun, 02 Jun 2019
Bettendorf scores a goal in the second half to beat Urbandale 1-Nil, advancing to the State Semifinals. West liberty upsets the #1 Seed North pol, Alleman 4-2 moving them into the 1A Semifinals. Moline Softball beats O’Fallon 1-nothing to win the Sectional Championship. Rockridge Softball drops their State Semi-Final game to Beecher 5-4. Geneseo Softball has their season end in the Sectional Championship falling to Pontiac 3-2. Alleman Baseball struggles to score against Teutopolis.  Pioneers fall 7-2.

After a foul ball injures a young girl, baseball confronts a dilemma - Fri, 31 May 2019
In the hours since a foul ball struck a little girl during the Chicago Cubs' game with the Astros on Wednesday night, Andy Zlotnick said he heard from the daughter of a 79-year-old Los Angeles Dodgers fan who died last year.

WQAD Sports May 29th- Moline Softball bests Rocky, Galesburg baseball advances and more - Thu, 30 May 2019
Moline softball stuns Rock Island 7-2 in sectional semifinals Geneseo rolls past Canton 12-0 Galesburg softball sees historic season come to an end with 2-0 loss to Pontiac Moline baseball drops a heartbreaker to Normal West 6-5 in 11 innings Galesburg baseball wins sectional semifinals 3-2 [ooyala player_id=”728b068401c44c3e960e1c9f3ab47295″ auto=”true” width=”1920″ height=”1080″ pcode=”A4cHE6JQ_qhd2K2c2rc9e1M6u_py” code=”Rvb292aDE6M-Cuv1dU0_bAgBCJFo3V1e” PV soccer edges Central 1-0 North Scott soccers bests Wahlert 3-1

Rockridge Softball earns return trip to State - Tue, 28 May 2019
The Rockets score 10 runs in the 6th inning to best Newman 11-1 and earn another trip to State.

Alleman Baseball punches ticket to State - Tue, 28 May 2019
After falling behind 4-0 early, the Pioneers comeback to best Elmwood-Brimfield 7-5.

The Score Sunday – Galesburg Softball, Alleman Baseball, Bettendorf Soccer - Mon, 27 May 2019
Galesburg Softball wins their first Regional Title in 34 years, now the Silver Streaks are ready to makes some more noise as they prepare for Sectionals. Alleman Baseball has a come from behind win to claim the Sectional Title.  Pioneers are set to keep it going in the Elite 8.  Bettendorf Soccer punches their ticket to the State Soccer Tournament for the 20th time in school history.  The FCA story of the week features Kathy Haas as she is set […]

Sporstcast May 25, 2019 - Sun, 26 May 2019
Local Boy Track Athletes compete in the State Meet.  Kyle Kruthoff defends his Pole Vault Titlte breaking a new state record along the way.  Spring Valley Hall wins the 4×100 and 4×200.  Morrison Claims gold in the 4×800 and Sherrard wins the 4×400.  Orion’s Logan Lee is second in the shot put. Bettendorf punches their ticket to State Soccer Tournament with a 1-nil win over Pleasant Valley in PK’s. Rock Island Softball best United Township to win their second straight […]

Midwest Technical Institute Score Standout - Sun, 26 May 2019
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