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|Local Sports 2/23/13
|A number of area games were once again cancelled Friday due to the weather, and more are cancelled Saturday due to field conditions, and the expected snow that's on the way. For more details on what's cancelled or changed, CLICK HERE.
But baseball did go on in Galesburg Friday.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
Officials are hopeful to get in some baseball Saturday at Galesburg High School, with the annual Streaks Early Spring Invitational taking place. Friday, eight runs in the second inning helped the Streaks defeat Dixon 10-0. Drew Diaz got one of his two RBI's in the game thanks to a game-winning single. He also got a triple in the third inning. Also yesterday at the Streaks Invitational...
Ridgewood 9, East Aurora 4
Rock Island 16, Knoxville 0
SATURDAY AT THE STREAKS INVITATIONAL...
Galesburg v. East Aurora 12pm
Rock Island v. Dunlap 2:15pm
Galesburg v. Dunlap 4:30pm
East Aurora v. Rock Island 6:15pm
Knoxville v. Dixon 12pm
Dixon v. Ridgewood 2:15pm
Ridgewood v. Knoxville 4:30pm
In the Route 41 series...
Kewanee 17, B-PC/A 2
Abingdon 23, Kewanee 10
South Fulton 8, Arlington Heights 0
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL
Metamora 15, GHS Freshman 10. (Next Home Game March 25th at 4:30pm against Dunlap.)
Saturday, the GHS Silver Streaks Varsity Softball Team plays Dunlap at NOON at home, moved back from a 1pm start time.