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|Local Sports 2/14/13
There is one area boys varsity basketball game on the schedule for this Thursday night, and that will take place in Williamsfield, where the Bombers will be in search of their 20th win of the season. Coach Bob Anderson's team will host Princeville as they prepare for Regional play to open next week.
The Galesburg varsity boys will try to bounce back from a last-second loss to Rock Island last week, as they travel to East Moline tomorrow night to face the Panthers. Broadcast time is 7:10 tomorrow night here on WGIL.
The Galesburg Freshmen boys will play tonight, as they host Geneseo in a 6pm start.
Sectional titles will be decided tonight in class 1A and 2A girls basketball. The class 2A championship in Orion pits the Sherrard Tigers against El-Paso/Gridley. Sherrard defeated Knoxville in Tuesday night's semifinals 44-25. The class 1A game in Ogelsby finds the Lincoln Trail Conference champion Annawan Braves playing Hinckley-Big Rock.
In girls 3A Regional action, Alleman meets Geneseo for the title in Dunlap. Geneseo upset our Galesburg Silver Streaks on Tuesday 55-49, while Alleman rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat the hosts. In other regional finals: Morton plays Normal U-High in Bloomington; Peoria Notre Dame meets Manual in East Peoria; and East Moline will battle top-seeded Peoria Richwoods on the Knights home court.