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Loons sweep doubleheader in Beloit

The Great Lakes Loons opened a Midwest League series in Beloit with a doubleheader sweep Tuesday.

The teams were forced to make up Monday's postponed game and played two seven-inning contests.

Beloit Snappers swept by West Michigan
The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Beloit Snappers on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep in the Midwest League.
Raffle has become meat, potatoes for nonprofit fundraisers
Meat raffles are hosted at local taverns as a way to attract patrons and give back to the community, local business owners and managers say. More and more local nonprofits are adding meat raffles as a way to raise money for their charitable organizations.
Sharpshooter Eric Burdette to enter Janesville Sports Hall of Fame
After a prolific scoring career at UW-Whitewater in the mid-1990s, 1993 Craig High graduate Eric Burdette will enter the city's Sports Hall of Fame this year.
Beloit Snappers drop third straight
West Michigan collected 15 hits in a Midwest League win over Beloit on Saturday.
Snappers fall in 14 innings
Beloit lost 2-1 in a marathon on Friday night.
After strong finish to regular season, Janesville Jets swept in playoffs
After strong finish to regular season, Janesville Jets swept in playoffs
The Michigan Warriors completed a sweep of the Janesville Jets in the first round of the NAHL playoffs Friday night.
South Bend halts Beloit's winning streak
The Silver Hawks beat the Snappers 8-1 on Thursday.
Steve Stricker satisfied with 72 to open Masters
Stricker gave away some strokes on the back nine at Augusta on Thursday, but he wasn't complaining.
Jets face must-win situation

The Janesville Jets are used to having their backs against the wall.

Sitting in last place in the NAHL North earlier this calendar year, they used an us-against-the-world mentality to rise from sixth to third...