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Altamont sweeps Meadow View Thursday
The Altamont Eagles swept the Meadow View Falcons Thursday to end the 2011 portion of the season. Action opened with the B girls earning a 33-13 victory over the Lady Falcons. Reid Hentzen and Sierra Wilson led all scorers with 10 points. Kara Moon, Piper Phillips and Michaih Reynolds each added four points. The A girls followed with a 42-21 victory over the Lady Falcons to move to 7-0 overall and 3-0 within the USD 506 League. Haleigh Stewart...
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Saints take on Oswego
The St. Patrick Catholic School boys basketball team got an exciting win over Oswego Thursday in Oswego. The team won 32--28 in a contest that went into overtime. “Besides the third quarter we played good basketball. We let them go on a run in the third, but we recovered in the fourth and pulled it out in overtime,” said Saints coach John Schibi. “John Fees controlled the paint with 15 points and 12 rebounds. Tristain Smith hit two huge three’...
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Galesburg MS ends 2011 against Cherryvale
The Galesburg Middle School basketball teams took on Cherryvale in a home game to end their pre-Christmas schedule Thursday night. The Galesburg boys lost the A game 38-27. “We played better and played as a team more. We still have got to rebound better and limit turnovers,” said coach Joseph Clark. The team was led in scoring by Riley Angleton’s 12 points. Brant Beachner added 11. In the B game, Galesburg won 35-31 in an overtime contest. Cam...
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