DEERFIELD–Joshua Crist, son of Dr. G. Allen and Sandy Crist of Elizabeth and a 2014 graduate of River Ridge high school in Hanover, recently was awarded the prestigious NCCAA Student-Athlete of the conference honor for 2015-2016.
GALENA–Opening night of the 2016 football season wasn’t short on pageantry as Galena celebrated Senior Night but ultimately fell to the Amboy Clippers 20-14.
GALENA–The inaugural Galena city golf championship was held Aug. 13-14 at Eagle Ridge Inn’s North Course and the Galena Golf Club.
GALENA–About 50 Galena primary and middle-schoolers participated in this years’ Galena youth football camp presented by Galena varsity football coach Ed Freed, his staff and members of the Galena football team.
HANOVER–A new men’s basketball league has opened registration to teams throughout the region to compete in a multi-conference season and tournament.
Galena Middle School volleyball player Lauryn Montgomery attended the USA High Performance A3 Volleyball Camp in Colorado Springs, Colo. July 14-18.
HANOVER–On the morning of July 3 in Hanover things begin to buzz in the early hours as grills are set up and patios get swept before the annual Hanover Days parade and canoe race to take place later in the evening.
DAPHNE, Ala.–Galena High School graduate Jessica Cox Morris recently graduated with a master of sport science degree in sports coaching with an NCAA Compliance emphasis from the United States Sports Academy in Daphne, Ala.
PELLA, Iowa – Stockton high school graduate Rachel Cassens was recognized by Central College for her achievements in academics and athletics.
GALENA–The seventh annual Workshop golf outing was held at the Galena Golf Course on Thursday, June 2.
David Marcure of Woodbine and Jim Breed of Elizabeth were the two sole athletes from Jo Daviess County to compete in the 2016 Quad Cities Senior Olympics on Saturday, June 4 at Augustana College in Rock Island.
GALENA–Robbie Gould, leading scorer in Chicago Bears history and All Pro placekicker, made an appearance before about 100 guests at the North Course driving range at Eagle Ridge Inn & Resort on Saturday, June 4.
GALENA–Dan Dahlquist has no shortage of kind words and fantastic stories about his friend Leroy ‘Tyger’ Johnson, and rightly so.
CHARLESTON–On May 27 and 28 Caleb Flack of the Galena-East Dubuque-River Ridge (GEDRR) track team competed in the Illinois Class 2A boy’s state track meet held at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
STOCKTON–Registration is now open for two Stockton-related July 4 events, the Stockton 5k/10k and the Stockton 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.
CUBA CITY–The Benton-Scales Mound-Shullsburg (BSMS) track and field squads braved the heat and wind to produce a record number of sectional qualifiers at the regional track meet held on Monday, May 23.
ORANGEVILLE–The Galena Pirates came up just short against the number one seeded Dakota Indians in round 2 of regional competition on Wednesday, May 18.
FREEPORT–The River Ridge-Scales Mound Wildcats fell to the Lena-Winslow Panthers in round 2 of regional competition on Thursday, May 19.
The Galena High School girls golf team and the boys golf team will participate in and be honored at the St. Matthew Lutheran Church 11th Annual Golf Outing.
HANOVER–Senior Caleb Flack of the Galena-East Dubuque-River Ridge (GEDRR)boys varsity track team qualified for three events in the 2016 IHSA 2A State Track Meet while competing at the sectional championship meet at River Ridge on Friday, May 20.
ROCHELLE–Sophomore hurdler Paige Christopher from the Galena-East Dubuque-River Ridge girls track team qualified for the girls Class 2A state meet on Thursday, May 12 at the 2016 Girls Rochelle IHSA Class 2A Sectional meet.