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Local Sports Roundup -- 10/23/9
WEEK NINE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL RESULTS

Western Big Six Schools

Galesburg (4-5) ends the football season with a win at Pekin (2-7) 14-13.

Junior quarterback Andrew Steck connected with Aaron Meredith on a 29-yard scoring pass with 59 seconds to play in the game to get within one of the Dragons, 13-12. Jared Carl scored on a two-point conversion to put the Streaks up for good 14-13.

Steck scored Galesburg's other touchdown on a 12-yard run in the second quarter. GHS ends the season on a two-game winning streak.

Galesburg High School's freshman team blanked Pekin 28-0, the team's fourth shutout of the season. The Streaks end the season with a 6-3 record. The GHS sophomores play Pekin at home on Saturday.

Western Big Six Schools

Rock Island (8-1) 26, Rich Central (4-4) 20
Moline (2-7) lost at Kankakee (7-2) 30-17
Rock Island Alleman (5-4) lost to Dunlap (6-3) 8-5
Chatham Glenwood (7-2) 36, Quincy (7-2) 0
Rich East (6-3) 32 East Moline (0-9) 20


Olympic Conference Schools

Monmouth-Roseville (2-7) lost at Forreston (4-5) 30-6
Farmington (5-4) defeated Peoria Manual (0-9) 18-6
Orion (8-1) shut out Princeton (4-5) 35-0


West Prairie Trail Conference Schools

Abingdon (3-6) lost at Annawan-Wethersfield (8-1) 48-0
A&R (6-3) beat Cambridge (2-7) 41-0 to assure themselves a spot in the playoffs
Knoxville (7-2) defeated Rushville-Industry (0-9) 32-6
United (8-1) beat Elmwood-Brimfield (1-8) 31-16
Bushnell-Prairie City-Avon (7-2) downed Havana (4-5) 34-14
Lewistown (7-2) defeated Peoria Heights (1-8) 32-0
West Central (0-9) lost to North Fulton (3-5) @ Spoon River Valley 58-12
Galva-Williamsfield (1-8) ends the season with a loss to Princeville (8-1) 40-0
Stark County (7-2) surprised Mercer County (7-2) 26-18
South Fulton (6-3) won at West Prairie (1-8) 44-12

LOCAL COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMES-SATURDAY

Monmouth College (7-0, 6-0 Midwest Conference) plays at Lake Forest College (2-5, 2-4 Midwest Conference) - 1 p-m

Knox College (0-7, 0-6 Midwest Conference) hosts Carroll College (2-5, 2-4 Midwest Conference) - 1 p-m (homecoming)


DIVISION I COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Illinois at Purdue - 11 a-m -- LIVE BROADCAST ON WGIL AM 1400


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SOCCER

Galesburg (12-5-5) wins the championship at the Class 2A Peoria Richwoods Regional, defeating Limestone (5-15) 3-1.

It's the first regional in the history of the GHS boys soccer program. Galesburg advances to next week's Morton Sectional.
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