The local sports schedule continues to be very light, with few events scheduled, and most of those succumbing to the wet grounds around the area. The Galesburg girls did get a softball game in yesterday, and fell at Abingdon/Avon 10-to-8.
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Monmouth College’s softball team left Florida with an 8-3 record after splitting Friday’s games, falling 5-3 to Richard Stockton and then defeating Bowdoin 4-3. Monmouth is scheduled to open their home season March 26.
The post-season begins tonight for the small-school boys basketball teams in Illinois. Locally, the class 1A tournament is in Abingdon, where the only game of the night has the Ridgewood Spartans playing the West Prairie Cyclones.
It’s the end of the road for the Galesburg Silver Streaks girls basketball team tonight, as they’ll play their regular season finale at United Township. The Streaks enter the game with a record of 16-13 overall, and 4-5 in Western Big 6 Conference play.
Knox and Monmouth will meet for the second and final time this season in college basketball tonight. The Fighting Scots won the first matchups in men’s and women’s play, and will be looking for a season sweep on their homecourt.
The Knox and Monmouth College men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to Midwest Conference play tonight. Knox will be traveling to Mt. Vernon, Iowa to play the Cornell Rams, while Monmouth will be at home to the Grinnell Pioneers.