Tuesday - April 24, 2018
Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois

Sports News Headlines

Like Mother Like Daughter - Tue, 24 Apr 2018
All great athletes have a great supporting cast around them, as Dustin Nolan tells us, for Rock Island stand out pitcher Asheley Peters, her mom plays a unique role in her life.  

17 Pioneers sign to play at next level - Tue, 24 Apr 2018
Anthony Barrios  Black Hawk College  Baseball Dora Cacari   Scott Community College  Soccer Haley DeWitte  Kirkwood Community College   Softball Bailey Estes   Culver- Stockton College  Softball Bridget Ferguson   St. Ambrose    Cheerleading Erik Hoffman  Mount Mercy University   Baseball John Huntley   U of Wisconsin Platteville  Track and Field Alyssa Klauer   Augustana College  Track and Field Chris McFarland   College of DuPage   Baseball Joey Miller     University of Dubuque    Tennis Jenna Pauley   Monmouth College   Softball Jessica Pauley   Kirkwood Community College  Softball Collin Rogiers   St. […]

The Score Sunday – Ivy Envy, Tae Kwon Do, Glen Cook, FCA - Mon, 23 Apr 2018
The Score Sunday features Corey Fineran from Ivy Envy.  We talk cubs baseball and about their podcast.  Martial Artist from Spellious Tae Kwon Do and Chung Kim’s Black Academy demonstrate what they do and what you can gain from doing Tae Kwon Do.  Glen Cook has the entire Rockridge community behind him as he battle cancer.  FCA story of the week features Jesper Andreassen a Foreign Exchange Student from Norway.

Western Big 6 Baseball and Softball, North Scott Girls Soccer - Sun, 22 Apr 2018
On the Western Big 6 Baseball Fields pitching ruled the day. Moline gets a 1-hit performance from Jordan Benson in game 1.  The Maroons sweep the Rocks to stay undefeated in the conference. Alleman gets a no-hitter from Sam Mattecheck in game 1. The in game 2 the Pioneers turn to the bats to earn the sweep over Quincy. Galesburg also with a strong pitching performance. Nick Fields throws a no-hitter against United Township in game 1.  The Silver Streak […]

Defense dominates Iowa Sporing game - Sat, 21 Apr 2018
The Iowa defense gets interceptions from Amani Hooker and Assumption’s Jake Gervase in Spring scrimmage.

WQAD Sports April 20th - Sat, 21 Apr 2018
-Bettendorf Girls soccer -Bettendorf Boys best Central -Alleman softball hammers Quincy -Illinois and Iowa State Volleyball -MLB baseball

WQAD Sports April 19th - Fri, 20 Apr 2018
– Bettendorf wins own track invite – Cubs best Cardinals -Bandits win despite crazy play -Bears open with Packers in primetime

Alleman uses yoga for mental advantage - Fri, 20 Apr 2018
  “Preseason last year we decided we have 3 weeks or 21 days before or 1st game and it get a little redundant because we are inside most of the time and we thought what can we do to break things up?” explains Alleman head coach Jerry Burkhead. The answer–  yoga. “It was a chuckle.   Coach was like we’re gonna do yoga and we were like what?” joked Luke Trondson. “1st thing that went through my mind was just […]

Steamwheelers building momentum, Central Signings, Central DeWitt Signings - Thu, 19 Apr 2018
Quad City Steamwheelers have won two straight and now feel they have the team rolling in the right direction.  Seven Davenport Central Student-Athletes make the commitments official in a number of different sports.  Central DeWitt will be sending ten Sabers to the next level.

Off The Kuff – Shaddy Khalafallah - Wed, 18 Apr 2018
Moline Senior Tennis Player Shaddy Khalafallah is this weeks Off The Kuff.  Shaddy talks about his game and if he like his forehand or backhand better, who he would love to face in an ultimate match up and what famous tennis player he has hit with. Shaddy is taking his tennis talents to Marquette University next year.

Cook battles cancer with support from Rockridge family - Wed, 18 Apr 2018

The Score Sunday – Assumption Soccer, College Signings, Paul Olsen, FCA - Mon, 16 Apr 2018
The Score Sunday features the Assumption Girls Soccer Team.  The Lady Knights are undefeated and ranked #1 in Class 1A. It was a busy week for high school student-athletes made their college choices official with several signing days.  Augustana Track and Field Coach Paul olsen looks back at his 52 year career.  The St. Ambrose Women’s lacrosse teams makes history in their first season.  The FCA story of the week features Ron Kiser, a Muscatine Tennis Coach for close to […]

North Scott, United Township and Rock Island Soccer - Sun, 15 Apr 2018
WQAD Sportscast for April 14, 2018. North Scott beats Orion-Sherrard Soccer 3-0.  Rylie Rucker scores the first goal in the 40th minute. United Township host an 8-team soccer invitational, the Panthers would win three games scoring 17 goals and allowing only one en route to winning the championship. Rock island and davenport Central soccer played each other at the united Township Soccer Invite.  there game would go to penalty kicks before the Lady Rocks would win 1-0.

WQAD Sportscast April 13, 2018 - Sat, 14 Apr 2018
Rock Island Girls  Track Invite. Harlem wins the team title, Geneseo is the top local finisher. Several local track athletes win top honors in their races and field events. Alleman traves across the river to face Bettendorf in Soccer. Bulldogs get a goal in the 6th minute to beat the Pioneers 1-0. Bettendorf hosting a signing day for 18 student-Athletes.  Jackson Stamper will take his running skills to Creighton next season.  The Bulldog seniors will be playing several sports at […]

Paving The Way - Sat, 14 Apr 2018
There are always struggles for any first year team, but as Dustin Nolan tells us, the St. Ambrose Queen Bees lacrosse team has found a way to overcome those hurdles and are making history along the way.

Former Moline Track star is now a World Champion - Thu, 12 Apr 2018
Aisha Praught captured her first World Championship winning the 3000 meter Steeplechase at the Common Wealth Games in Australia.  Praught who was running second for most of the race had a big kick in the home stretch to cross the line first with a time of 9:21.  Praught graduated from Moline high School, then went to Illinois State to run track. To read more on Praught’s historic day check out this link. https://www.flotrack.org/articles/6173639-praught-leer-makes-history-semenya-dominates-commonwealth-highlights You can watch the the final stretch […]

Off the Kuff – Grace Rohlf - Thu, 12 Apr 2018
This weeks Off The Kuff features Grace Rohlf, a senior track runner from Assumption. Find out who she looks up to in track, her favorite music and track meet each year.

Olsen tracks a legendary track career - Tue, 10 Apr 2018
Augustana’s Paul Olsen has been the face of Augustana  track for over 5 decades.  The legendary head coach leaves will retire after this season, but takes with him countless memories.   Over the year Olsen has “tracked” the memories with picture after picture.  Each picture hanging in his office has a different story that will last forever.

Hundreds show support for Mallards final game - Sun, 08 Apr 2018
The Quad City Mallards hit the ice for their final game of the season on April 7th.

The Score Sunday – Quad City Elite BB, JDC/Masters, Randazzo’s Rants, FCA - Mon, 09 Apr 2018
The Score Sunday features coaches from Quad City Elite Basketball as they talk about former players preparing for the NBA Draft. John Deere Classic Tournament Director Clair Peterson and Disptac/Argus Sports Writer talk about The Masters.  This week Matt Randazzo has a rant about the Mallards.  The FCA story of the week features a fans perspective on the Mallards.