Sports / The Prairie Fire / October 5, 2016

Highlights of the Week

Men’s Golf competes at Iowa Wesleyan

The Men’s Golf team traveled to Iowa Wesleyan this week to compete against six other schools.

Sophomore Duncan Wheeler took home second place out of all 41 golfers present with a strong score of 75.

Teammate and fellow sophomore Patrick Martin placed 11th with a score of 80.


Men’s Soccer downs rival Monmouth

The Men’s Soccer team defeated bitter rival Monmouth College 3-0 this week. They followed up this win with a 1-0 victory over Finlandia University, extending their winning streak to an incredible seven games.

Sophomore Austin Grzebieniak tallied two assists against Monmouth, and sophomore goalkeeper Justin Dunn turned away all shots he faced on the week.


Women’s Tennis falls to Judson, Western Illinois

The Women’s Tennis team faced two much bigger schools this week, fighting against Judson University and Western Illinois University.

Though they were unable to defeat either school, they were able to post many close matches.

Sophomore Maddie Schacht was able to defeat her Judson opponent, picking up the only victory for the week.

Jonathan Schrag, Managing Editor
Jonathan Schrag is a junior majoring in Political Science and double minoring in Educational Policy Studies and History. He has been writing for TKS since Fall Term of his freshman year and has contributed to News, Sports and Discourse. He served as the Sports editor during his sophomore year and has won several awards from the Illinois Collegiate Press Association.

Tags:  austin grzebieniak duncan wheeler Justin Dunn knox golf Knox Soccer knox women's tennis maddie schacht patrick martin

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