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|Local Sports Round Up 10/14/10
ROWVA d. West Central (24,22)
Williamsfield lost to Illini Bluffs
Stark County fell to Wethersfield
Macomb d. Southeastern
CSC downed Highland in 3 straight (Volley for the cure night)
1A Regional Soccer
Monmouth-Roseville routed Illini Bluffs 6-1
Quincy at Galesburg
ROWVA at Ridgewood
United at Mercer County
Macomb at Monmouth-Roseville
Peoria Heights at Knoxville
North Fulton at Lewistown
Galva at Annawan
B-PC/A at South Fulton
West Prairie at West Central
Galesburg's Girls and Boys golf teams are playing practice rounds at the
host sites for this weekend's state tournaments. The Streaks girls are at
the Hickory Point course in Forsyth, while the boys are in Normal at the
Weibring Golf Club.
Other High School News
The Illinois High School Association announced yesterday that the class 1A and 2A state baseball finals will be played this spring at O'Brien Field in downtown Peoria. The contract runs through the 2015 season at the home of the Peoria Chiefs minor league team. Chiefs President Rocky Vonachen said hosting the state finals is an event they have wanted since the facility was built in 2002. (The class 3A and 4A tournament will remain at Silver Cross Field in Joliet).
The Knox College volleyball team hosts Lake Forest tonight, as they "play for the cure"--hoping to raise awareness and funds to fight cancer and help the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The match begins at 6:30, and there will be raffle, trivia contest, and games during the competition. "Play for the Cure" is a Midwest Conference wide initiative to assist St. Jude's.