It’s the start of a new season today for the Galesburg American Legion baseball team, as Post 285 will host Kewanee in a doubleheader at Knox College (beginning at 5pm).
The Galesburg High School boys track team finished seventh in the IHSA 2A State Track Finals at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston on Saturday.
The Galesburg High School doubles tennis team of Kyce Stewart and Jackson Wetherbee lost in two straight matches in the IHSA State Boys Tennis finals at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights on Thursday. Stewart and Wetherbee fell to Scott Cristian and Connor O’Kelly of Lake Forest, 6-1 and 6-0 in their opening match.
The Galesburg High School baseball team’s season ended last night as the Streaks lost to Geneseo 8-5 at the Class 3A Regional at Chillocothe.
The Galesburg High School girls softball team’s season ended on Tuesday as the Silver Streaks fell to Geneseo 11-1 in five innings in the Class 3A Regional semi-final game at Dunlap.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks are preparing for the State Meet this weekend.
The IHSA State Track and Field Meet takes place this weekend in Charleston @ Eastern Illinois University. The Galesburg Silver Streaks will be sending several athletes vying for a medal. GHS head coach Craig Hillier joined us on the WGIL Morning News to talk about the season and the upcoming state meet.