The Galesburg High School Boys Basketball team continued a hot weekend Saturday, with a 77-55 victory over the visiting Geneseo Maple Leafs. The game was tight until halfway through the third quarter. With the Streaks leading by
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “A back-and-forth battle reminiscent of the classic Western Big 6 conference games that you might think of throughout history led to a Silver Streaks victory
The Galesburg Silver Streaks‘ season comes to an end, after losing to the Peoria Notre Dame Irish at the IHSA Class 3A Peoria Manual Regional Wednesday, 56-40. The Streaks did not shoot the ball well throughout the
A decisive 2nd quarter helped the Galesburg boys basketball team establish control over Alleman and then held off the Pioneers throughout the 2nd half in a 59-47 victory. It’s the Silver Streaks 3rd straight win in the
Here is a recap of tonight’s game from WGIL’s Tom Meredith: “The Galesburg Silver Streaks lead for 3 quarters of the game, Moline didn’t have their first lead until about midway through the 4th quarter, and they
The Galesburg Silver Streaks are now 16-13 on the season and they leave Jacksonville still winless with an 0-29 record after a 62-15 win in which the Streaks dominated every facet of the ballgame. Galesburg out-rebounded
Here’s a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: The Galesburg boys basketball team had a 9-point lead heading into the 4th quarter against St. Charles East, but it was the Fighting Saints who controlled the
– The Galesburg girls basketball team lost to the Alleman Pioneers 42-41. A foul called on Andrea Sampson as time expired sent Gabbi Loiz to the line who made the free-throw to give the Pioneers the win.
Here is a recap of tonight’s game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “After putting up only 28 points through the first three quarters, the Galesburg Boys Basketball team exploded for 24 in the 4th quarter and a high
The Galesburg Silver Streaks have lost three consecutive games now as they fall to the Lincoln Railsplitters on the road by a final of 38-35. The Streaks had lots of opportunities throughout this one but just had
Here’s a recap of the game from WGIL’s Tom Meredith: Unexpectedly, the Galesburg girls basketball team ended up playing back-to-back games in the Galesburg Shoot-Out on Saturday (1/26/19). One of the teams was unable to make it
The Galesburg Silver Streaks fell to the number 3 team in class 3A, the Bloomington Central Catholic Saints, with a final score of 45-39. It was a fairly close game throughout, but the Streaks just didn’t shoot
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “The Galesburg boys basketball team got one of its best wins of the season, knocking off Rock Island at home 63-56 on a night when Galesburg
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “The Danville Vikings outscored the Galesburg boys basketball team in every quarter en route to a 73-47 victory that sends the Streaks to a 12-9 record
The Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team used a scoring run in three different times of the game in knocking off the Dunlap Eagles 66-48 in the first game Monday of the Martin Luther King Shootout at
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: Galesburg Boys Basketball team loses a tough road game at Quincy 62-56. The Silver Streaks had a lead at the half but Quincy regained the lead
Here’s a recap of the Streaks victory from WGIL’s Tom Meredith: The Galesburg girls basketball team is now 5-2 in the Western Big 6 Conference, 16-9 overall, after a come-from-behind win over the United Township Panthers at
Here’s a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: A back-and-forth first quarter was taken over by the Galesburg boys basketball team late as they built an eight point lead over the Limestone Rockets, 19-11, and
Here is a recap of tonight’s game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “The Moline Maroons got on top of the Galesburg Silver Streaks 9-2 early in the 1st quarter and the Silver Streaks played catch-up and battle-back all
A tough night for the Galesburg Silver Streaks against the second ranked team in class 3A the Morton Potters at the Potter Dome for the opening game of the Downstate Classic and the Streaks fell with a
The Galesburg Silver Streaks drop to 15-8 on the season, and 4-2 in the Western Big 6, after a 51-31 loss to the Rock Island Rocks, who are now 18-1 , and 6-0 in the WB6. It was close
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: “As difficult as it is to win at Morton High School on any night, the Silver Streaks battled through adversity and never trailed in the game
The Galesburg Silver Streaks moved on to the championship game of the first Silver Streaks Invitational with a continuous clock 73-39 win over the Macomb Bombers. The Streaks hit 10 three pointers in the game. Andrea Sampson
The Galesburg Silver Streaks win the inaugural Silver Streak invitational as they defeat the Dunlap Eagles 53-37. Streaks shot the ball extremely well once again, ending up with 19/35 from the field, 8/14 from beyond the arc and 7/14
Here’s a re-cap of tonight’s game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: The Galesburg boys’ basketball team scored the first 5 points of the game and used a 14-0 run between the 1st and 2nd
The Galesburg Silver Streaks lost in the 3rd place game to come home with the 4th place trophy from the Mattoon Holiday Tournament as they fell to Olney 54-43. The Streaks got down early in this
The Galesburg Silver Streaks suffer a heart-breaking loss at the Taylorville Holiday Tournament, falling to the host Tornadoes Saturday afternoon 67-66 in a semifinal game.
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: ” A fourteen nothing run in the second quarter by the Sterling Golden Warriors helped turn around the fortunes of the game and Sterling ended up prevailing 48-45 over the Galesburg boys
For the first time in five years coming to the Mattoon Holiday Tournament, the Galesburg Silver Streaks will not be playing in the Championship game as they fell to the host in the semi-final 55-50. The Streaks
The Galesburg Silver Streaks moved to 3-0 in the Mattoon Holiday Tournament, and 11-5 on the season, after a 48-30 win Friday morning over the Saint Anthony Bulldogs.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team got their second win in the Taylorville Holiday Tournament, with a 74-47 victory over the Dunlap Eagles Friday morning.
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: It was a great start for the Galesburg High School Boys Basketball team at the Taylorville tournament with a 64 – 31 win over Rochester.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks are now 2-0 at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament as they defeated Olney Tigers in pool play Thursday, 54-40. The Streaks are now 10-5 on the season.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks are now 9-5, after they opened their play at the Mattoon Holiday Tournament Thursday against the Vandalia Vandals and got a win, 64-40.
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s, Brad Bennewitz: The Pleasant Valley Spartans were the team that controlled the tempo, and as a result, got the outcome they were looking for at the Iowa/Illinois Shootout
In game two of a doubleheader today, a good one for the Galesburg Silver Streaks as they defeat the Fox Lake Grant Bulldogs 50-25 in what ended up being a continuous clock game. Streaks had a good
The Galesburg Silver Streaks suffered a 54-50 loss to the Maine South Hawks in the first game of two today. There was good effort from the Streaks to make a big comeback after trailing by 14 points
Here is Tom Meredith’s recap of Thursday night’s game: The Galesburg Silver Streak Girls went into double overtime on Thursday night to defeat the Moline Maroons by a final score of 52 – 44. The Streaks did
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: The Galesburg Boys Basketball team employed a full court deference for nearly the entire first half and the result was 10 Macomb turnovers as well as
Here is a recap of this afternoon’s game from WGIL’s Tom Meredith: “A tough afternoon for the Galesburg Silver Streaks on the road at Canton as they fell to the Little Giants 52-25. The Streaks could not
The United Township Panthers rattled off a ten point lead to start the 3rd quarter after the Silver Streaks had been ahead by five at halftime. The Panthers came out on top in Western Big 6
Here is a recap of the game from Tom Meredith : The Galesburg Silver Streaks move to 6 and 3 on the season and 2 and 1 on the Western Big 6 Conference with a 38 –33 hard
Recap by Tom Meredith: The Galesburg Silver Streaks pick up their fifth win of the season against three loses as they defeated the Limestone Rockets 59-27. The Streaks Came out strong, out scoring Limestone 18 to
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: The Rock Island Rocks put four players in double figures handing the Galesburg boys basketball team its first loss of the season 60-48 to
The Galesburg Silver Streaks girls basketball team hits the road for the first time this season. Here is a recap of tonight’s game from WGIL’s Tom Meredith: The Galesburg Silver Streak Girls picked up a win in
The Galesburg High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 induction ceremony was held Saturday, November 24th. The inductees are: Beverly Rosine (Class of 1945) Amy Blucker (Class of 2011) Jimmie Carr (Class of 1959) Dan
Here is a Recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz : A balanced scoring effort helped the Galesburg Silver streaks lead from start to finish in a 75 – 47 win over Rockford Lutheran to close out a
The Silvers Streak Girls played strong to continue the Thanksgiving Tournament in a double header today, but they just couldn’t hold on to game two as they fell to Springfield 66 to 44. The Springfield Senators seemed
The Galesburg Silver Streaks played the first game of a double-header as they resumed play in the Thanksgiving Tournament. They took on the Pontiac Indians and although it was a low scoring affair the girls got Streaks
Here is a recap of the game from WGIL’s Brad Bennewitz: Once again the Galesburg High School Boys Basketball Team built a big lead but this time they were able to protect it in the fourth