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Galesburg Live: GHS Boys Track Coach Craig Hillier

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Galesburg High School Boys Head Track Coach Craig Hillier will join us around 7:15.

 

The GHS Boys track & field team is wrapping up a very successful indoor season today @ the Illinois Prep Top Times meet in Bloomington. Head Coach Craig Hillier will be our first hour guest on “Galesburg Live” to talk about the indoor season, the upcoming outdoor season and great athletes he’s coached in the past.

Interview: Kristin Larson, Patrick Inness from Monmouth College @ 8:10

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Monmouth College

 

We’ll talk with Kristin Larson and Tyler Inness from Monmouth College about a recent trip to Moldova @ 8:10.

A group from Monmouth College recently took a trip to the eastern European country of Moldova, which borders Ukraine. Monmouth College professor Kristin Larson and MC student and GHS grad Patrick Inness will join us @ 8:10 to talk about their experience on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: Julie & Ashleigh on child abuse prevention @ 8:10

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We’ll talk with Julie from Safe Harbor and Ashleigh from the Child Advocacy Center @ 8:10.

 

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. We’ll discuss the issue and help raise awareness when we talk with Julie, Children’s Advocate with Safe Harbor Family Crisis Center and Ashleigh with the Knox County Child Advocacy Center, @ 8:10 on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: Bruce Katz @ 8:35

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Bruce Katz

 

 

Award winning blues & soul jazz musician Bruce Katz joins us at 8:35.

Bruce Katz is an award winning musician. He’s played keyboards for The Gregg Allman Band, Delbert McClinton and The Bruce Katz Band among others. The Bruce Katz Band will perform @ Fat Fish Pub in Galesburg Thursday night at 6:00.  We’ll talk with Bruce at 8:35 this morning on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: Zach Ricketts @ 7:10

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Zach Ricketts

 

 

We’ll Beloit Snappers Head Groundskeeper Zach Ricketts at 7:10.

Zach Ricketts is a graduate of Galesburg High School and Knox College. He has done an internship with the Boston Red Sox and worked for the Milwaukee Brewers. He is currently the Head Groundskeeper for the Beloit Snappers of the Midwest League. We’ll talk with him at 7:10 on the WGIL Morning News.

WGIL Double Play Giveaway – Roster

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WGIL Double Play Giveaway

You could win a pair of tickets to 10 Cardinals-Cubs matchup at Busch Stadium this season! Get registered as a Cubs or Cards fan at one of the locations listed below before March 20th. Then beginning March 24th we will draw the names of 9 Cubs fans and 9 Cardinals fans each weekday morning from all the registrations! Then Listen during the WGIL Morning News from 5am to 9am or come back here to WGIL.com to find out if you made the daily roster. If your name was selected you have until the end of that day to call us back to qualify! Grand prize winner will be announced during The WGIL Morning News on April 7th!

 Cards Daily Lineup  Cubs Daily Lineup
1BKevin Lenz of Abingdon
 1B - Joshua Grubb of Yates City 
2BDeb Ricco of Galesburg
 2B - Terry Wilson of Bushnell
3B –  Jim Wenstrom of Knoxville
 3B - Mike O’Hern  of Wataga
SSHolli Hansen of Abingdon
 SS - Gabriel Medina of Galesburg
RFPat Hennenfent of Wataga
 RF - Felicia Dunn of Galesburg
CFRobert Talley of  Monmouth
 CF - Raul Godina of Monmouth
LFMindy Woolsey of Galesburg
 LF - Ted Johnson of East Galesburg
P -Tammy Meeks of Farmington
 P - Joan Leedham of Knoxville
CLinda Carter of Galesburg
 C - Dorothy Lair of Galesburg


Thanks to these sponsors

 Chez Willy’s on Historic Seminary St in Galesburg
 Bank Of Yates City in Yates City and Farmington
 University of Illinois Extension Knox County
 Galesburg Toyota Scion On N Seminary St
 Lake Bracken Country Club Golf Shop
 Kohl’s Diamond Gallery 54 S. Seminary St in Galesburg
 Cavanaughs Motors Service Department in Monmouth
 Galesburg Nissan in front of the Sandburg Mall
 Nees Harley-Davidson in Galesburg
 City Select Motors on N. Henderson St in Galesburg
 OSF St. Mary Medical Center Gift Shoppe in Galesburg
 Birkey’s Farm Store Between Galesburg and Knoxville
 Thrushwood Farms 2860 W Main St, in Galesburg