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|Local Sports Roundup -- 2/2/10
|High School Boys Basketball
Rowva's big first quarter was the difference as the Tigers routed Galva 49-34 in the Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament. Rowva opened up a 21-5 lead in the first eight minutes of the game. Andrew Kovacik led the Tigers with 15 points. Matt Shepherd chipped in with 10. The two combined for four of Rowva's seven three-point baskets. Nobody from Galva reached double-figure scoring.
LTC OTHER GAMES:
Stark County beat United 63-45
Mercer County defeated Princeville 65-48
Wethersfield edged Annawan 49-47
Williamsfield beat West Prairie 64-52
Knoxville lost to Orion 74-58
Lewistown defeated Bushnell/Prairie City/Avon 57-39
Elmwood downed South Fulton 66-44
Canton beat Washington 50-49 in a Mid-Illini Conference showdown
High School Girls Basketball
#6 Knoxville held off Sherrard 39-37
Canton got past Dunlap 44-39
Knox College came back from an eight-point halftime deficit to beat Illinois College 67-63.
Lake Forest College beat Monmouth College 80-53
Carl Sandburg College lost to Black Hawk College 85-68
Knox College beat Illinois College 68-49. The sweep by the Prairie Fire men's and women's team is the first against Illinois College since December of 2007.
Lake Forest College downed Monmouth College 75-67
Carl Sandburg College lost to Black Hawk College 65-21
High School Boys Swimming and Diving
Galesburg High School won a dual meet against Rock Island 95-85 in the Silver Streaks' final home meet of the season