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Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs the Quincy Blue Devils

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The GHS Silver Streaks girls beat the Quincy Blue devils tonight(12/11) 63-40. This makes the Streaks 9-0 for the season and 3-0 in the conference while the Blue Devils are 1-7 for the season and 0-3 in the Western Big 6 conference. The girls have tomorrow(12/12) off and will play again Saturday(12/13) against Geneseo with tip off at 1:30 and pre-game set for 1:10. The boys will be playing tomorrow however. They go up against Moline with a pre-game set for 7:06 and tip off at 7:30 with your play by play from Brad Benewitz and Jim Lee on WGIL and WGIL.com.

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2014 GHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

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Galesburg Silver StreaksThe members of the 2014 class of the Galesburg High School Athletic Hall of Fame were inducted Saturday afternoon.

The class includes: Robb Long from the class of 1980; Jeremy Pickrel from the class of 2001; Kyle Hunter from the class of 2008; and Greg Whittle from the class of 2009. This year’s “veterans class” includes: Jack Whitman from 1949; Duane White from 1958; and Roland McDougald from 1968. The “friend of GHS athletics” inductee will be former WGIL Station Manager Roger Coleman of Galesburg.

Plus, the Hall of Fame committee voted to have a one-time induction for all the remaining GHS teams that have earned state trophies, including: the 1912 and 1931 boys basketball teams; the 1971 boys golf team; the 2000 and 2001 girls basketball teams; and the 1971 boys golf team.

The induction ceremony took place in the GHS Auditorium.  You can listen to the ceremony in its entirety here:

 

Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball vs East Peoria at the Thanksgiving Tournament

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The GHS Silver Streaks boys beat the East Peoria Raiders 68-28. GHS took an early lead and held onto that lead throughout the game. By the end of the third quarter, the score sat at 61-23 Streaks causing continuous clock to be enacted for the fourth quarter. This win makes the Streaks 3-0 so far for the season and the Raiders are 2-2. The Streaks will play again tomorrow morning (11/29) against Peoria Notre Dame with pre-game set for 10:40 and tip off at 11. Then at 3pm tomorrow we have the GHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony followed by a Girls game against Peoria Christian with a pre-game of 6:10 and tip off at 6:30, and then another boys game against Pekin for the boys’ Thanksgiving Tournament with pre-game at 8:00 and tip off at 8:20. So a full day basketball tomorrow to round off the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys Basketball vs Limestone at the Thanksgiving Tournament

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The Silver Streaks boys got their 2nd win in the Thanksgiving Tournament at John Thiel Gym by handily beating Limestone, 73-46. It’s the first time Galesburg has beat Limestone since the 1997-98 season.  The Streaks next game in the tournament is tonight at 7:30 PM against East Peoria. Brad Bennewitz and Jim Lee will bring you all of the action starting with the pregame at 7:06 PM on WGIL and wgil.com.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs Springfield Senators (Thanksgiving Tournament)

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In their 4th game of the Thanksgiving Tournament at John Thiel Gym in Galesburg, the GHS girls basketball team held on for their 4th straight win. The Silver Streaks started the 4th quarter leading the Springfield Senators by 16 points, but were tested late in the game and won by just a point,  55-54. Lexi Daniels was named the Dave’s Auto Body Crunch Time Player of the Game. Lexi scored 13 points and saved two errant passes late in the game, which helped the Streaks retain the lead and the win. The GHS girls’ next game is a Western Big 6 match-up against Alleman on Tuesday night. Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson will bring you all the action on WGIL, starting with the pregame at 6:06 PM.

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Galesburg Silver Streaks Girls Basketball vs Illini West Chargers

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The GHS Silver Streaks Girls continue to blow away their competition beating the Illini West Chargers 61-44. This makes the Streaks 3-0 for the season, continuing to be undefeated so far. They will play again tomorrow for the Thanksgiving Tournament against the Springfield Senators. Pre-game for that game is scheduled for 5:40 tomorrow evening with tip-off around 6pm. Tune in and catch it on 1400am WGIL or WGIL.com with play by play from Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson.

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The Galesburg High School girls basketball team opens their season tonight.

The Galesburg Silver Streaks take on the Raiders from East Peoria High School in their season opener tonight. You can hear the broadcast with the pre-game at 7:06 and the tipoff scheduled for 7:30 on Galesburg Radio 14 WGIL, here on our website wgil.com and TuneInRadio. Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson will bring you all the exciting action.

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