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It doesn't feel like spring, but the new Midwest League baseball season begins Thursday night. And the Quad Cities River Bandits will begin defending their league title, hosting Cedar Rapids at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport. 

Clinton Lumberkings

The Clinton Lumberkings will start the new season with a new manager, nine returning players, and a few extras for fans.

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It may not feel like it but spring must be coming soon. That's because the Quad City River Bandits have arrived at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport to prepare for the new Midwest League season. 

Quad City Mallards

On Midwest Week, with the season nearly over, the Quad City Mallards learn they, and the team, will not return in the fall.

With little or no warning, a disappointing season for the Quad City Mallards has become even more disappointing. Tuesday  owner Jordan Melville announced the minor league hockey team will cease operations at the end of the season.

Goodbye, QC Mallards

Mar 13, 2018
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With little or no warning, a disappointing season for the Quad City Mallards has become even more disappointing. Tuesday owner Jordan Melville announced the team will cease operations at the end of the season.

submitted / Monmouth College

A pole vaulter from Monmouth College is the champion in NCAA Division III track and field. Over the weekend in Alabama, Senior Dan Evers earned the national indoor title by clearing a height of 17'7.25".

It's a new Monmouth College record, and the senior's personal best.

Monmouth’s outdoor track season begins March 23rd at Augustana College.

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Braves, Bulldogs, Panthers, and Lady Bears are showing the same talent and strength as their forerunners. At a breakfast today in Moline, the Missouri Valley Conference celebrated 25 years of women's sports. 

https://goo.gl/DeL86r / Missouri Valley Conference website

Basketball players from ten teams are in the Quad Cities today to practice one last time. The Missouri Valley Conference Women's Basketball tournament begins tonight at the TaxSlayer Center, with the championship game on Sunday.

https://goo.gl/3DjxJX / Monmouth College Men's Basketball web page

Tonight in NCAA Division III action, it's a first round road game for the Monmouth College men's basketball team. The Fighting Scots will face the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and the Pioneers will have home court advantage. Game time is 7:30.

Monmouth's record is 20 and 7, while the Pioneers are at 22 and 4. The Scots won the Midwest Conference title, then picked up two victories last weekend to win the conference tournament.

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