Ryan Rickets is a 2011 GHS graduate who played football, basketball and track for the Silver Streaks. He is currently the starting left guard for the Western Illinois University football team. Ryan will graduate from Western in December but will return as a fifth year player for the Leathernecks next season. We had a chance to chat with Ryan about his high school experience in Galesburg and his career at WIU on the WGIL Morning News.
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Libby Allison is the new co-anchor at WEEK-TV channel 25 in Peoria.
Libby is a Galesburg native who has returned to the area after anchoring at WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, VA since 2009. Prior to that, she was anchor at Fox 18 in the Quad Cities for 5 years. Libby is a graduate of Western Illinois University. She joined us on the WGIL Morning News.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP)–Jim Molinari has resigned as Western Illinois’ basketball coach.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — It will cost about 3 percent more to attend Western Illinois University this fall.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Taylor Braun scored 19 points as North Dakota State topped Western Illinois 56-52 Thursday night, maintaining sole possession of first place in the Summit League.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Luis Jacobo scored 23 points and made 6 of 10 3-pointers on Saturday night as Indiana-Purdue-Fort Wayne beat Western Illinois 77-64.
Steve Forbes had 18 points and six rebounds and Joe Reed added 10 points.