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|Local Sports Roundup -- 11/21/9
|High School Girls Basketball
@ Galesburg Thanksgiving Tournament:
Galesburg split a pair of games. The Silver Streaks beat East Peoria in the first game 65-62 in overtime then lost the nightcap to highly touted Springfield 96-66. Galesburg's record is now 3-1.
The GHS sophomore team also split, beating East Peoria 63-47 and falling to Springfield 74-59. The Streaks are 3-1 overall.
Galesburg's freshman team won its season opener 33-25 against Canton
>Other varsity scores from the tournament:
Peoria Richwoods (2-0) got by Alleman (1-1) 36-34
Springfield (2-0) beat United Township (1-1) 59-26
Riverdale (2-1) downed Galva (0-3) 64-27
BPCA (1-2) defeated United (1-2) 67-63
Ridgewood (3-0) won the tournament by slipping past Monmouth-Roseville (2-1) 49-48
Knoxville (4-0) outscored Rockridge 17-4 in the third quarter and won 46-39
@ Fulton County Tournament:
Lewistown beat North Fulton 46-39 to take third place in the tournament
Canton defeated South Fulton 48-45 in the championship game
Brimfield ran past Wethersfield 79-31
Local College Basketball
Central College won at Monmouth College (0-2) 104-61
Carl Sandburg College (5-3) won at Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield 71-69
Monmouth College (1-1) earned its first win of the season at home against Fontbonne University 79-57