Marilyn R. Shannon, age 74, of Aledo, Illinois formerly of New Windsor, IL. died Saturday October 18, 2014 at the Aledo Health and Rehab Center.
HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING AND DIVING
Some records fell in what turned out to be the only home meet of the year for the Galesburg Girls Swimming and Diving Team.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Tre Roberson accounted for four second-half touchdowns and Nick Aussieker kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired, rallying Illinois State past Western Illinois 37-34 on Saturday.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah had four 1-yard touchdown runs and quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. scored on a 16-yard reception, leading No. 19 Nebraska to a 38-17 victory at Northwestern on Saturday night.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern wide receiver Miles Shuler has been taken off the field on a stretcher after a short reception against Nebraska.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Drew Hare finished 365 yards of total offense, 185 passing and 180 rushing, and three touchdowns to lead Northern Illinois to a 51-41 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.
YOUNGSTOWN, Oh. (AP) — Jody Webb scored two rushing touchdowns to lead Youngstown State to a 26-14 win over Southern Illinois Saturday.
The Galesburg community and especially the Galesburg athletic community lost what one person describes as a “force” recently.