|HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL
The Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team got a pair of victories Saturday in the annual Martin Luther King Day Invitational at GHS. The Streaks defeated Marian Catholic in the early game 73-52, and then squeaked out a victory against #4 ranked Warren Township 54-53. The Streaks boys and girls play in the tournament again Monday, with the boys taking on Minooka starting with a 10:40am pregame on WGIL, then the girls play at Knox College versus Morton, and then the Streaks boys take on York in the evening. The other two games also will be heard on WGIL.
OTHER MLK TOURNEY SCORES
(not in order)
Maine South 56, Sterling 36
York 51, Minooka 49
Warren 67, United Township 42
Maine South 54, United Township 52
York 60, Sterling 41
Minooka 62, Marian Catholic 60
Knoxville 76, Rushville-Industry 32
(21-0 3rd quarter for the Blue Bullets)
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL
Rock Island Alleman 46, Galesburg Freshman 16
(GHS now 1-9. Next Game Monday at Burlington.)
Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament: ROWVA 46, Galva 32. The tournament continues Monday.
HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING AND DIVING
Galesburg placed 13th at the 14-team Grayhound Invitational Swim Meet at Burlington Saturday. Muscatine took first place.
HIGH SCHOOL BOWLING
The GHS Bowling Invitational was back at Northgate Lanes yesterday after last year's fire at the alley, but it wasn't a good day for the Streaks bowlers. The Streaks placed fifth at the 8-team invitational, with Sterling taking top honors, followed by Decatur Eisenhower, United Township, and Rock Island taking top honors. Kendra Weichmann's 1136 series, including a 215 in her fourth game, led the Streaks. Galesburg teams took 4th and 12th on the J/V side. Taryn Watters' 965 series, and Ali DePauw's 718 series, led the Streaks there.
AREA COLLEGE SWIMMING
Knox College Women 69, Eureka College 18
Knox College Men 63, Eureka College 22
AREA COLLEGE BASKETBALL
#17 St. Norbert 62, Knox College Women 55
#15 St. Norbert 68, Knox College Men 59
Lawrence University 75, Monmouth College Men 67
Monmouth College Women 75, Lawrence University 39
INDOOR TRACK & FIELD
Galesburg High School grad Gabe Moreno broke Knox College's indoor track and field record in the 1600 Meter Run with a time of 4:35.08 Saturday. Full meet results were not available. Get results by CLICKING HERE.
Knox College placed 7th out of 11 teams at the annual "Spartan Mat Classic" at Manchester College Saturday.