GALENA–St. Matthew Lutheran Church is set to host their 10th annual golf outing at the Galena Golf Club.
LANARK–The Galena Pirates entered the Eastland baseball regional in hopes of knocking off the home team in the opening round.
GALENA–The Galena Lady Pirates jumped out to a fast start against the higher-seed Scales Mound/River Ridge on Tuesday, May 19 in Galena.
EAST DUBUQUE–Following impressive high school basketball careers, several East Dubuque Warriors will continue their playing careers at the college level.
SCALES MOUND–Former Hornet and junior varsity volleyball coach Nicole Winter will take on the head coaching job of the varsity girls volleyball team during the 2015 season.
GALENA–Galena girls varsity basketball head coach Jamie Watson will host the annual Galena youth basketball camp, which will be held from Monday, June 1 through Thursday, June 4.
GALENA–The 20th annual Galena Triathlon and Duathlon marked a special day for many of those who played a part in the success of the annual event.
HANOVER–As the clouds rolled away and gave way to sunny skies and warmer temperatures, the girls track and field teams from the all over the region gathered at the River Ridge field on Friday, May 15.
EAST DUBUQUE–Alec Monahan connected for three doubles, Brian Welp pitched a strong game on the mound and the East Dubuque Warriors steamrolled the Eastland Cougars on Thursday, May 7 at home.
GALENA–At the age of 23, Galena resident and former Pirate student-athlete John Hermsen ventured into the world of bodybuilding.
GALENA–The Galena Lady Pirates couldn’t shake off a rough first inning, falling at home to the West Carroll Thunder on Tuesday, April 28.
GALENA–The Galena Pirates have found themselves just one or two runs shy of victory more times than they would care to discuss during the 2015 baseball season.
GALENA–The Galena boys high school basketball program will host a basketball camp for incoming sixth graders to seniors from June 2-4 at Galena High School.
HANOVER–One year ago, River Ridge/Scales Mound senior pitcher Josh Crist was wrapping up a fantastic high school sports career.
HANOVER–The River Ridge/Scales Mound co-op boys baseball team couldn’t seem to get out of a funk as they hosted the East Dubuque Warriors on Thursday, April 23.
ELIZABETH–May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, and is a perfect time to enjoy the spring weather and beautiful scenery in Northwest Illinois.
HANOVER–The Galena-River Ridge girls soccer team officially has four games under their belt, posting an impressive 2-1-1 record through four games.
HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–Just one day after the Pirates of Galena suffered a narrow 6-5 loss to Pearl City, they hoped to put away a border battle victory over Southwestern on Friday, April 17.
GALENA–After two innings of shutout softball in cold, windy conditions, the Scales Mound/River Ridge Lady Hornets blew the game wide open with a 10 run third inning to grab a 12-0 victory over the Lady Pirates on Tuesday, April 7.
GALENA–Galena senior Adam Gronewold has compiled quite the list of accomplishments during his football career for the Pirates.
GALENA–East Dubuque’s Abby Berryman and Galena’s Sophie Hefel dueled for seven innings, surrendering just five runs between the two of them in a thrilling, 4-1 East Dubuque victory on Thursday, April 2.
GALENA–The Galena Pirates and the East Dubuque Warriors squared off on Thursday, April 2 in Galena, with the Warriors of East Dubuque putting on a hitting clinic in a 16-3 victory.
EAST DUBUQUE–Following a 29-4 season that included a share of the conference crown and a regional championship, Warrior head coach Eric Miller has been named district coach of the year by the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association.
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.