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Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball vs the Limestone Rockets

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The GHS Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team beat the Limestone Rockets 59-56 in the Canton Regional opener after double overtime. This makes the Streaks 25-7 for their season while the Rockets fall to 8-21 in their season. The Streaks will be playing again on Friday night with a pre-game time of 6:40pm and tip off set for 7pm. Their opponent for the night will be Peoria Manual. You can catch all the action with a play by play from Brad Bennewitz and Tom Meredith on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball @ the United Township Panthers

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The GHS Silver Streaks Boys Basketball team beat the United Township Panthers 67-64 for the final game of the regular season after going into overtime. This makes the Streaks 24-7 for the season and second place in the Western Big 6 Conference with a record of 7-3 to finish while the Panthers fall to 14-12 for their season and 3-7  in the conference. The Streaks will be playing again next on Tuesday night to begin regional championship play at Canton. The opponent will be either Limestone or Canton. You can catch all of the action with a play by play from Brad Bennewitz and Jim Lee on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.

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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. Chillicothe IVC

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SpotLight-GHS-Sports-BBallThe GHS Silver Streaks Boys basketball team beat the Chillicothe IVC Grey Ghosts 52-38. This makes the Streaks 23-7 for the season while the Grey Ghosts fall to 2-20 for their season. The Streaks will be playing again next Friday at United Township for the final regular season game. Pre-game for that one will take place at about 7:06pm and tip off will follow around 7:30pm. You can catch all of 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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