Bees Lose Third Straight; Bears Advance in Boys Soccer

The Burlington Bees lost again last night to the Peoria Chiefs, 3-1, this time in 9 innings and without a rain delay.

Burlington has now lost 3-in-a-row and is 25-27 on the year; the Chiefs up their first-half record to 29-24. The two teams will wrap up their series tonight in Peoria and you can hear the game on KBUR. Saturday, the Bees begin a 3-game series in Cedar Rapids against the Kernels.

In high school baseball…

Van Buren 18, Harmony 1

Highland 3, Mediapolis 1

Central Lee 12, New London 0


On the college baseball front, the SCC Blackhawks have placed 10 players on the all-region team and Coach Justin Schulte has been named North Plains District coach-of-the-year.   SCC set a new school record for wins in a season…45…and went to the NJCAA World Series for the first time since 1994.

Meanwhile, the Lady Blackhawks softball team had four of its players chosen as all-region and SCC women’s softball coach Melissa Flores was named Region-11, Division-1 coach-of-the-year.


In high school softball…

WB-ND 1, Keokuk 0

New London 15, Central Lee 0

Wapello 7, Pekin 6

Cardinal 11, Danville 1

Van Buren 12, Harmony 0

Columbus 14, Lone Tree 6

L-M 12, Winfield-Mt.Union 0


In boys high school soccer…

1A – Columbus 3, ND-WB 0

        Danville-New London 7, Central Lee 0


2A – Clear Creek-Amana 3, Keokuk 1

         Fairfield 5, Washington 2