GALENA–In the back room of Gobbie’s Sports Pub and Eatery, an emotional Scott Schaber thanked his family in front of a crowded room.
After yet another snow-covered February that hung around through the first half of March, warmer weather has brought a breath of fresh air through Jo Daviess County.
GALENA–Galena girls basketball coach Jamie Watson came in to his coaching position with a difficult task ahead of him.
Galena’s Carina Ludwig received this year’s Shelley Glover Award for Commitment for the Chestnut Mountain ski team.
LANARK–The East Dubuque boys basketball program has been growing and preparing for the run that the 2014-2015 senior class put on display during their terrific run through the NUIC conference.
HANOVER–The East Dubuque Warriors, ranked in the top 10 in class 1A throughout the basketball season, have undoubtedly turned heads throughout Northwest Illinois.
GALENA–The battle-tested Galena Lady Pirates have played in almost every situation imaginable: The grind-it-out for four quarter battles, the up-and-down barn burners and the sleeper games that every good team has to be ready for.
SCALES MOUND–The Hornets of Scales Mound pushed the highly touted East Dubuque Warriors to the brink for three and a half quarters, but couldn’t pull off the upset in a 64-44 home loss on Thursday, Feb. 12.
EAST DUBUQUE–The East Dubuque Warriors, sitting atop the NUIC standings and poised to make a deep postseason run, are a tough match up for any team they stack up against.
EAST DUBUQUE–In a rematch of size and experience squaring off against speed and youth, the East Dubuque Lady Warriors evened the score with an impressive 43-36 home victory on Tuesday, Feb. 3 in East Dubuque.
Two of the areas premiere basketball players will take their talents to the next level.
GALENA–Galena girls basketball coach Jamie Watson didn’t need to get his girls fired up to take on the Eastland Lady Cougars.
GALENA–The Lady Pirates of Galena celebrated a senior night victory over Warren on Friday, Jan. 23, wearing down the Lady Warriors over four quarters of fast-paced ball in the conference clash.
GALENA–Throughout the first half of the season, the Galena Pirates have struggled to put together four full quarters of sound, fundamental basketball.
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