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|Local Sports Roundup 2/25/12
|HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
The Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team got a big win on Senior Night Friday night, defeating Western Big 6 Conference foe Rock Island Alleman 72-41. The Streaks were successful in holding back the conference's leading scorer, Tyler Yeocum, who only scored 9 points on the contest. Chad Johnson led the Streaks with 18 points, while Kendall Thompson and Aslan Butler each scored 11. Galesburg plays Dunlap Monday night in the first game of the Class 3A Dunlap regional, which you can hear on AM 1400 WGIL.
The GHS Sophomores beat Alleman 62-56. Denzel Jones led with 17 points.
The Abingdon Commandos captured their own regional title in Class 1A play Friday, defeating Kewanee Wethersfield 46-38. The Commandos now go on to the Lewistown Sectional next week with a 16-11 record.
Monmouth-Roseville caputured the Orion regional Friday night in Class 2A, defeating Rockridge 52-46. The Titans are now 25-4.
Peoria Christian 68, Farmington 52 (Farmington Regional)
Galesburg Sophomore Boys Basketball at Metamora Tournament.