The Beavers were able to have their first baseball practice on June 1st. There are a number of safety guidelines that they have to follow and adjusting to the guidelines is becoming a challenge but the team is happy to be back on the field.
Leaders in the Davenport community came together to speak on what steps the community should take next towards peace. In the aftermath of the looting on Sunday night they want to help direct the same energy the young people had into a positive direction to help create change.
With their senior baseball season cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus, these group of seniors from Kewanee organized a wiffle ball charity game that they never expected to become as big as it did. The group was able to raise $853 to donate to the food pantry.
The National Federation for High Schools released guidelines on Tuesday (May19th) for the resumption of high school sports, The IHSA tends to follow the guidelines issued by the NFHS so this model is something they'll highly consider along the way.
WATCH to find out what they're advising schools to do.