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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/16/10

Martin Luther King Classic at Galesburg High School

The Galesburg Silver Streaks defeated Maine South in their first game at the GHS Martin Luther King Day Classic Saturday, 64-57. Victor Davis led the Streaks with 18 points, while Dalton Davis added 17 in the victory. The boys then rallied to beat Marian Catholic 54-48 in the nightcap. Victor Davis also led the Streaks in Game 2 with 15 points, all coming in the second half, while Brandon Thompson added 14. The Streaks (11-7) finish up the tournament Monday playing Lakes Community at Noon, and Minooka at 6pm. You can hear both games on AM 1400 WGIL.

United Township 58, Minooka 35
Marian Catholic 75, Lakes Community 71
Lakes Community 64, Minooka 55

ICAC Tournament at London Mills

Brimfield 47, Illini Bluffs 44
Delavan 58, Elmwood 48
Williamsfield 70, North Fulton 59

Other Scores

Princeton 63, Stark County 50
Peoria Manual 74, Canton 66 OT


The Galesburg High School varsity girls team could not pull out a victory Saturday against Normal West, losing 76-60. The Streaks (13-9) couldn't hang on to a six-point halftime lead, due mostly to second-half turnovers, but made a record 11 three-point shots on the day. Jessica Howard led the Streaks with 16-points.

The GHS Sophomore team (10-8) lost to Normal West 51-42. Emma Junk led the Streaks with 10 points.

The GHS Freshman team lost Saturday to Rock Island Alleman 61-42. Coach Jay Barshinger's squad is now 4-7 and they play again Monday versus Burlington.

Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament

Galva 45, West Central 42
ROWVA 70, Mercer County 39
(Marysa Remick led the Tigers with 18 points, while Kelsey Kovacik added 14. Logan Partlow and Haley Maynard scored 8 points each for Mercer County.)

Other Scores

Brimfield 60, Macomb 22


Galesburg High School placed 12th in the 14-team 34th annual Burlington Boys Swimming Invite Saturday. Muscatine High School placed first.


Carroll University 89, Monmouth College Men (2-11, 1-5 Midwest Conference) 86
Carroll University 69, Monmouth College Women (7-6, 2-4 MWC) 59
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