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Lincoln soccer closes out season with win.
By Kevin Korpal
Jun. 1, 2010   ·   10:45 a.m.

Strong defense led the Lincoln Railsplitters to a 3-1 victory over the undersized Ypsilanti Phoenix to close out the season on Lincoln’s Senior Night last Thursday....read more

Lincoln lacrosse dominates Ypsilanti
By Kevin Korpal
May. 20, 2010   ·   6:23 p.m.

Wind and rain were the names of the game when the Lincoln High School lacrosse team defeated visiting Ypsilanti High School 13-3 Monday night.

The Railsplitters...read more

Flyers softball drop season opener
By Jeremiah Juncker
Mar. 31, 2010   ·   5:50 p.m.

Willow Run junior starting pitcher Katie Mullins in the third inning in the team's home-opener against Huron Valley Lutheran High School. Flyers lost 13-4 against the Hawks Tuesday.

It was a mix of inexperience, first game jitters and a strong opposing pitcher which saw the Willow Run High School girl’s softball team drop its season-opener...read more

Lincoln High School sports roundup
By Jeremiah Juncker
Mar. 30, 2010   ·   10:39 a.m.

Baseball: Ace Andrew Dillon leads a young Railspitters team as fourth-year coach Marty Lozano tries to turn things around after a 12-21 season in 2009. Lozano has...read more

Lincoln hockey earns fourth straight win
By Tom Perkins
Dec. 22, 2009   ·   9:47 a.m.

Railsplitter David Skeans fires in the game winning goal against Chelsea.

For two periods it looked as if Lincoln hockey was not only going to break their winless streak against Chelsea, but they were going to decimate the Bulldogs in...read more

Wild Things hit four home runs to beat Sliders


Series continues today at 7 p.m.

By Josh Curmi
Jul. 27, 2009    ·    10:07 a.m.

The Washington Wild Things hit four home runs beating the Midwest Sliders in first game of the series Sunday 6-4.

Zack Pace gave the Sliders (26-30) a 1-0 lead in the first inning coming around to score after a leadoff walk.

The Wild Things (29-29) didn’t waste time answering. Ernie Banks hit a three-run bomb in the bottom of the first to take a 3-1 lead.

Midwest tied the game in the fourth, with Bryan Bonner’s two-run single.

In the home half of the fourth, the Wild Things answered again with a solo home run making the score 4-3.

Two more Washington home runs in the fifth inning pushed the lead to 6-3. Banks hit his second of the night followed by Chris Sidick’s solo blast.

Kyle Wink made the start for the Sliders lasting only 4 2-3 innings and suffered the loss. Wink (1-1) allowed all six runs.

Washington starter Bryan McCullough received the win with a solid outing. McCullough (4-2) went six innings giving up three runs on three hits. Keith Meyer recorded his first save if the season.

The Sliders will try to even the series today in Washington; first pitch is at 7:05 p.m.

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