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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The Galesburg girls basketball team has been hoping for a rematch with the Morton Potters, and tonight they will have their chance.
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