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Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs the Morton Potters

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The GHS Silver Streaks Girls Basketball team lost to the Morton Potters tonight 47-44 making the Potters the Sectional Champions. This means the Streaks finish the year off with a 27-8 record for the season and the Potters move on with a 30-3 record. The next GHS game you can find will be the GHS Boys tomorrow night with a pre-game time of 7:06pm and tip off set for 7:30pm. They will be up against United Township for the final regular season game. You can catch all the action with a play by play from Brad Benewitz and Jim Lee on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball vs the Rock Island Rocks

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The GHS Silver Streaks Boys basketball team lost to the Rock Island Rocks 73-44. This makes the Streaks 22-7 for the season and 6-3 in the Western Big 6 Conference while the Rocks are now 20-4 in their season and 8-1 in the conference. The Streaks will be playing again tomorrow evening at IVC with a pre-game time set for 6:40pm and tip off set to go at 7pm. You can catch all the action with a play by play from Brad Benewitz and Jim Lee on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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Interview Kyle Hunter

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Kyle Hunter is preparing for spring training in the Seattle Mariners organization.

Kyle is a pitcher in the Mariners organization. He spent last season with the class AA Jackson Generals in Jackson, MS. He was invited to play winter ball in Venezuela. He is hoping to start this regular season at AAA Tacoma. We talked with Kyle on the WGIL Morning News.

Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs the Alleman Pioneers

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The GHS Silver Streaks Girls Basketball team beat the Alleman Pioneers 52-36. This means that the girls are the Regional Champions and now will move on to the Lasalle-Peru Sectional Championship. This win makes the Streaks 26-7 for the season while the Pioneers fall to 20-12 in their season. The Girls will be playing again next week on Monday with a pre-game time of 7:06pm and tip off set for 7:30pm in the Lasalle-Peru Sectional against Peoria Richwoods. You can catch all the action from that one with play by play from Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs the IVC Grey Ghosts

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The GHS Silver Streaks Girls Basketball team beat the IVC Grey Ghosts 58-29 in the Rock Island Alleman Regional opener. The Streaks are 25-7 for this season and the Grey Ghosts are 13-15 for their season. The Streaks will play their next game on Thursday against Alleman for the regional title with a pre-game time set for 6:40pm and tip off set to take place at 7pm. You can catch all the action from the game with a play by play with Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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Interview: Chad Johnson

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Chad Johnson is getting ready for his 3rd season of professional baseball in the Kansas City Royals organization.

Chad Johnson is a former Galesburg Silver Streak. He is currently a catcher in the Royals farm system. He played for the Class A Lexington Legends in Kentucky last season and hopes to start the season at their high A affiliate in Delaware.. He will be leaving for spring training in Arizona later this week as pitchers and catchers report. Chad joined us on the WGIL Morning News.