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|Local Sports 5/20/13
The Galesburg Silver Streaks softball team is playing host to Dunlap this afternoon in the lay-in game for the Chillicothe IVC Regional Tournament. A win would send the Streaks up against top-seed Metamora tomorrow, while a loss would end their season.
The Silver Streaks baseball team waits until Wednesday for postseason play to begin. The Streaks, who won three straight games over the weekend, will play the host team Geneseo Wednesday afternoon. GHS boasts four players who made first team all-Western Big 6 Conference. Seniors Drake Sykes and Tanner Laird, along with sophomores Peyton Isaacson and Dylan Klinck received the recognition. Three others--Carson Cheeseman, Drew Diaz, and Chans Sugden were voted in as honorable mention.
In other baseball this week, the Galva/Williamsfiled Wildcats will meet Illini Bluffs on Wednesday at the semifinals of the 1A Bloomington Sectional. The other semifinal has the Ridgewood Spartans playing Eureka.