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Local Sports Roundup -- 2/8/10
The high school girls basketball postseason is underway in Classes 1 and 2A with several games in the area Monday night and more on tap Tuesday and Wednesday night before the finals later this week.

CLASS 1A:

@ Biggsville:

(4) United defeated (5) West Prairie 75-43

(3) Bushnell-Prairie City/Avon held off (6) West Central 49-41

The regional takes Tuesday night off and resumes Wednesday night with the two semifinal games:

(4) United vs. (1) Abingdon - 6 p.m.
Bushnell-Prairie City/Avon vs. (2) North Fulton - 8 p.m.


@ Woodhull:

(4) Rowva advanced by beating (5) Galva 60-21

(4) Rowva plays (1) Knoxville Wednesday night at 6 p.m. followed by (3) Orion going up against state-ranked (2) Ridgewood at 8 p.m.


@ Wyoming (Stark County):

(3) Wethersfield beat(6) DePue 81-24

(5) Henry defeated (4) Putnam County 48-37

(3) Wethersfield plays (1) Annawan Tuesday night at 6:00 followed by (5) Henry against (2) Stark County at 8 p.m.


@ Varna:

(4) Roanoke-Benson/Lowpoint-Washburn downed (5) Elmwood 60-50

(4) Roanoke-Benson/Lowpoint-Washburn meets #1 ranked (1) Brimfield Tuesday night at 6:00, then Midland - a 56-9 winner over Peoria Heights on Monday - plays (2) Princeville at 8 p.m.


CLASS 2A:

@ Rock Island (Alleman):

(4) Rockridge cruised by (5) Mercer County 40-13

(4) Rockridge plays (1) Kewanee Tuesday night at 6:00 followed by state-ranked (2) Rock Island Alleman squaring off against (3) Sherrard at 8 p.m.


@ Carthage:

(4) Monmouth-Roseville ended (5) Farmington's season 56-43

(3) Canton defeated (6) Macomb 53-36

(4) Monmouth-Roseville plays (1) Hamilton-West Hancock Tuesday night at 6:00 in a rematch of a game played a week ago in Monmouth that was won by Hamilton. The second game pits (2) Illini West against (3) Canton at 8:00.


Regular Season

-Boys-

Galesburg High School's freshman team lost to Alleman 68-55. Travon Diggins led the Silver Streaks (7-12) with 25 points.

-Girls-

Galesburg High School's freshman team fell to Rock Island 55-24 to fall to 5-13 on the season
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