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Local Sports 4/26/14

WGIL Newsroom . Local Sports 144

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

Abingdon-Avon 9, Monmouth-Roseville 8

GHS Freshman 7, Pekin 6


HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL

Sydney Williams and Hannah Tucker both went three-for-four with both contributing RBI’s, but it wasn’t enough for the Galesburg Silver Streaks Softball team, as they lost to Canton 11-8 Friday. The Streaks scored four of their runs in the bottom of the seventh inning. The Streaks play a double-header with Western Big 6 Conference foe Rock Island this morning starting at 10:00.

Orion 13, Riverdale 3
North Fulton 13, South Fulton 9
Havana 9, Knoxville 2
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK

Galesburg’s boys track team placed second yesterday, while their B team placed 7th at the Metamora “A-B-C” tournament Friday. The Streaks garnered first place finishes in the 4X100 Meter Relay, the 300 Meter Hurdles (Ammeir Hardges on the B team), the Pole Vault (Tevin Taylor in the B division, Ryan Osborn in the A division), the Long Jump (Eric Cole in the C division, Ben Holloway in the B division, and Taylor in the A division), and in the Discus (Matt Ricketts in the B throw). Metamora was the meet champion.

Annawan was the women’s champion at the Farmington Tuffy Bowen Tournament Friday, followed by Stark County, Farmington, Peoria Christian, and Cuba. Farmington was victorious on the men’s side, followed by Annawan, Peoria Christian, Stark County, and Cuba.

COLLEGE

Elgin 16, Carl Sandburg College Baseball 1
Elgin 9, Carl Sandburg College Baseball 3

SATURDAY’S SCHEDULE

GHS Varsity/Sophomore Baseball vs. Rock Island (Double-Headers)
Galesburg Varsity and J/V Softball at Rock Island (DH)
GHS Boys Tennis hosts the Silver Streak Invitational
GHS Girls Soccer at Pekin Tournament

BASEBALL

Havana at Bushnell-Pairie City (DH)
West Prairie at Galva/Williamsfield (DH)
Brimfield at Knoxville (DH)
North Fulton at Peoria Heights (DH)
ROWVA at Ridgewood (DH)
Annawan/Wethersfield at West Central (DH)

SOFTBALL

Bushnell-Prairie City at Monmouth-Roseville (DH)
ROWVA at Ridgewood (DH)
Annawan/Wethersfield at West Central (DH)

Knoxville, Abingdon-Avon, and others at Beardstown