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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/22/10
High School Boys Basketball

Western Big Six Conference

Galesburg High School (14-7, 2-3) earned its first win against Moline (10-7, 2-3) at Wharton Fieldhouse since the 1997-98 season 45-34 Friday night. Victor Davis led the Silver Streaks with 20 points. Galesburg has now won seven straight games going into Saturday night's non-conference contest at Rockford East (7:06 pregame on 92.7 FM). Moline beat Galesburg in the sophomore game 61-48.

Quincy (10-5, 4-1) defeated United Township (12-5, 3-2) 71-56

Rock Island (15-4, 5-1) won at Rock Island Alleman (4-13, 0-6) 53-35


Olympic Conference

Monmouth-Roseville (12-5, 3-3) couldn't hang on to a double-digit lead in the third quarter against #5 Orion (15-5, 4-1) and fell to the Chargers 56-53. Markus Hunter led the Titans with 17 points.

Sherrard (14-6) rolled past Farmington (3-14) 66-32

Macomb (11-6) won at Rockridge (12-9) 65-51


Prairieland Conference

Peoria Heights downed Williamsfield (12-10) 76-59

#2 Brimfield (20-0, 5-0) defeated Lewistown (12-5, 2-2) 51-43

Bushnell-Prairie City/Avon (7-10) won at Havana 70-60

Elmwood (12-8) defeated Illini Bluffs 63-50


Lincoln Trail Conference

Mercer County (7-10) beat Rowva (11-8) 79-68

United (10-8) ran past West Prairie 74-43

Annawan got past Ridgewood 71-69

Stark County (8-7) took down West Central (5-12) 57-29

Wethersfield (9-10) won at home against Princeville (4-11) 48-38


Mid-State Six Conference

#1 Manual won at #10 Central 61-45

#5 Richwoods beat Woodruff 79-44

Peoria Notre Dame defeated Dunlap 65-52

Saturday:

The Great Western Shootout at Abingdon High School features seven games.

The action steps off with the #1 ranked Brimfield girls basketball team playing Abingdon (15-9) at 10 a-m.

The boys games begin at Noon with Knoxville taking on Southeastern, Farmington plays Stark County at 1:30, Monmouth-Roseville takes on Eureka at 3:00, Abingdon meets Bureau Valley at 4:30, Illini West squares off against IVC at 6:00 and #5 Orion plays #7 Delavan in the nightcap at 7:30.


High School Girls Basketball

#1 Brimfield (20-3) defeated Lewistown 65-55

Canton lost to Washington 57-49

Galesburg plays twice Saturday in the MLK Tournament at Thiel Gym. The Streaks open against Macomb at 9 a-m (8:40 pregame) at Thiel Gymnasium. Galesburg returns in the nightcap at 7:30 p-m to play Peoria Notre Dame. Pregame coverage begins at 7:06 on WGIL AM 1400.


Local College Baseketball

Men

Monmouth College beat Beloit 67-62

Carroll University defeated Knox College 77-70

Women

Monmouth College stopped Beloit 53-42

Knox College downed Carroll University 72-66


High School Wrestling

Galesburg dropped matches against Quincy (52-19) and Jacksonville (54-21) at Jacksonville
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