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Bryan Gibbons

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Prep Softball

Freshman's changeup keeps QHS off balance

Freshman pitcher Lexi Schaffer already does one thing in the circle that Quincy Notre Dame softball coach Eric Orne likes. "She mixes her pitches up really well," he said. "The changeup is a pitch where she doesn't always get the strikeout, but she gets outs."

Lentz closes the door as Raiders escape
Prep Baseball

Lentz closes the door as Raiders escape

QUINCY -- With the Quincy Notre Dame baseball team clinging to a one-run lead with two runners on and one out in the top of the seventh inning, the Raiders brought in Malachi Lentz to get out of the jam. The senior had just one thing on his mind. "I just w

'You have to get back up': Blue Devils play well after poor first half
Prep Girls Soccer

'You have to get back up': Blue Devils play well after poor first half

QUINCY -- After a first half that couldn't have gone much worse Monday night, Quincy High School girls soccer coach Travis Dinkheller was looking for just one thing from his team. "We talked about playing and battling. Having no quit," Dinkheller said. "Yo

Poise beyond her years: Neally gets out of seventh-inning jam as QHS beats QND
Prep Softball

Poise beyond her years: Neally gets out of seventh-inning jam as QHS beats QND

QUINCY -- There was just one thing going through Abbie Neally's mind. "You have to get the out. You can't walk her or anything," the Quincy High School softball pitcher said. "Get the out." With the bases loaded in the top of the seventh and two outs...