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|Local Sports Roundup 10/29/11
Galesburg senior Drew Carlson is the lone Silver Streak to make the Western Big-6 All Conference football team announced Sasturday. Carlson made the defensive unit at the linebacker position, while teammate Tyler Brackett was named honorable mention on the defensive line. Streaks fullback Jonathon Mixon and offensive lineman Manny Veldez also received honorable mention recognition.
In volleyball, Kelsey Meredith of Galesburg made first team all Western Big-6. Quincy and Rock Island both placed four players on the list.
In boys soccer, Silver Streak Andrew Smith made the 10-man all conference team in his senior season.
Saturday's College Football
Illinois at Penn State -- pregame 2pm Saturday on WGIL
Lake Forest at KNOX. -- Prairie Fire's final home game
MONMOUTH at Carroll -- Scots can clinch Midwest Conference title
High School Playoff Football
Friday: Rock Island Alleman 49, Chicago Phillips 0 (Class 4A)
Stark County at Knoxville 1pm (Class 2A)
Abingdon at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 3pm (Class 1A)
North Fulton at Elmwood Brimfield 2:30pm (Class 2A)
United at Dakota 2pm (Class 1A)