Cougars Bite Bees for 9th Straight; Road Trip Ends Today

The Burlington Bees gave the Kane County Cougars their 9th straight win last night, 4-3 at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark in rural Geneva, Illinois. 

The series wraps up this afternoon at 1 o’clock and the Bees then return home for a 3-game series with the Cedar Rapids Kernels beginning tomorrow night at Community Field.


In boys high school golf, Burlington tied for 4th at the Trojan Blue Top Ridge Invitational in Riverside yesterday.   West Des Moines Valley won it with 309 strokes.   Dubuque Wahlert came in second with a 311.   Bettendorf was third at 315…and the Grayhounds shot a 321, as did Pleasant Valley.

In girls play today, West Central is at Macomb.