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.
On Tuesday, May 3, three schools from Illinois participated in the 13th annual Cow Cup Classic Golf Tournament at the Galena Golf Club.
HANOVER–As the baseball season rolls to a close and regional competition begins to come in to focus, the River Ridge-Scales Mound Wildcats could be considered exemplary to most teams in the area: They are young and lacking certain experience, but dedicated and always playing to win in close games through the entire season.
Lawrence–Competing in their first Kansas Relays, a group of seven athletes from Benton-Scales Mound-Shullsburg had fine showings at the prestigious Kansas Relays held at the University of Kansas’ Rock Chalk Park on the weekend of April 23.
GALENA– The Galena-River Ridge (GRR) girls soccer team dropped a tough match on Thursday, April 21 to the Dodgeville-Mineral Point Dodgers by a score of 3-1.
BYRON– The Galena-River Ridge-East Dubuque (GRRED) girls track team won the 2016 Byron Girl’s Invite on Thursday, April 21.