Jan. 27, 2017
GALESBURG — Rock Island Alleman High School senior Lizzie Malcolm has signed to play next season for the Carl Sandburg College softball team.
Malcolm helped the Pioneers to a 19-10 record and share of the Western Big 6 Conference title as a junior last spring. She was also part of Alleman’s Class 3A regional championship team that went 25-8 in 2015 and its Class 2A state championship squad in 2014, when the Pioneers went 32-6.
The Chargers, who finished last season 30-24 and were runners-up in the Region IV tournament, open their 2017 schedule Feb. 19 in Davenport, Iowa, with games against Kirkwood (Iowa) and Southeastern (Iowa).