GALENA–Two scrappy teams took to the court Thursday, Feb. 4. And in the end, it would all come down to one lousy point.
GALENA–The Galena Pirates continued their winning ways with a 64-51 victory over the Warren Warriors on Thursday, Jan. 28.
GALENA–The Galena Pirates (13-8) used transition baskets and solid defensive play in the second half to hold off the Warren Warriors 64-48 on Saturday, Jan. 23.
SCALES MOUND–Two teams, evenly matched. And it all came down to the final seconds.
GALENA–It’s the most elite club in Galena basketball, and Katie Furlong is the newest member.
HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–The Galena Lady Pirates (15-1) began the new year by rolling in a victory over the Southwestern Lady Wildcats (1-7).
HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–In a high intensity matchup between the Galena Pirates and the Southwestern Wildcats, the Pirates claimed victory by one point in a neck to neck competition.
SCALES MOUND–In a close match heating up in the final quarter between the Scales Mound Hornets and River Ridge Wildcats, both teams battled to keep the lead in an aggressive effort of high school rivals.
HANOVER–The East Dubuque Warriors (13-3) could not overcome turnovers and a stingy River Ridge defense and lost to the Wildcats 54-32 on Saturday, Jan. 9.
LANARK–The Galena Pirates (7-6) lost amidst an avalanche of 3-point field goals from the South Beloit Sobos, 71-62, during the Eastland Holiday Tournament on Wednesday, Dec. 30.
LANARK–The Galena Pirates (6-5) overcame turnovers to hold off the Fulton Steamers for a 61-56 victory in the Eastland Holiday Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 26.
University of Wisconsin-Platteville linebacker Andrew Belken made Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference First Team All-Conference, WIAC All-West Region and third team all-American.
MT. CARROLL–The East Dubuque Warriors (11-2) put together a strong fourth quarter to hold off the Galena Pirates (4-5) to win the West Carroll and Fulton Holiday Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 19.
DUBUQUE, Iowa–There will be a University of Dubuque reunion of sorts this next week.
GALENA–The Galena Lady Pirates remained undefeated overall, and moved to 3-0 in the conference, during the sound drubbing they gave to Lena-Winslow Tuesday, Dec. 8.
FULTON–The Galena Pirates (1-4) held off a late charge by the Scales Mound Hornets to win 47-42 at the West Carroll and Fulton Holiday Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 12.
MT. CARROLL–The East Dubuque Warriors withstood a third quarter barrage from the West Carroll Thunder to win 60-49 in pool play at the West Carroll and Fulton Holiday Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 12.
LENA–The Galena Pirates (0-2) were plagued by turnovers and fouls and lost to the Lena-Winslow Panthers 65-42 on Friday, Dec. 4.
LANARK–The East Dubuque Warriors (4-2, 1-0) were held to six points in the fourth quarter and lost to the North Boone (Poplar Grove) Vikings 59-48 on Saturday, Dec. 5, at the Eastland Shootout.
LANARK–The Warren Warriors routed the Hinckley-Big Rock Royals 56-32 on Saturday, Dec. 5 at the Eastland Shootout.