PECATONICA–The Galena Pirates played spoiler to the Pecatonica Indians on Friday, Oct. 2 in Pecatonica, as they trampled the Indians on their homecoming night in a 43-6 victory.
GALENA–The Galena Pirates got back on the winning track Friday night at Chuck Korte Field with a convincing 49-16 victory over winless Eastland-Pearl City.
EAST DUBUQUE–The Galena Pirates took on East Dubuque on Thursday, Sept. 24 for the annual Volley for a Cure night in East Dubuque.
EAST DUBUQUE–East Dubuque running back Brett Davidson turned in an impressive four touchdown performance as the Warriors earned a 34-15 victory over the visiting South Beloit Sobos on Friday, Sept. 25 in East Dubuque.
LENA–LeWin proved why it’s the number-one Class 1A team in the state Friday, Sept. 18 with a solid win on a soggy night.
WARREN–On an odd evening for high school football, the Warren Warriors weren’t phased by the poor weather, the early start or the competition on Friday, Sept. 18 against River Ridge.
GALENA–For the first time in several years, the Galena Lady Pirates have a factor that they aren’t used to being able to lean on: Height.
GALENA–A big first half proved too much for the visiting East Dubuque Warriors this past Friday night, Sept. 11, as Galena raced to a 28-0 halftime lead.
SCALES MOUND–The Green Bay Packers have announced that Matt Wiederholt of the Benton/Scales Mound cooperative high school football program has been named the Green Bay Packers High School Coach of the Week.
SCALES MOUND–During the Galena varsity volleyball tournament on Saturday, Aug. 29, the Hornets of Scales Mound and the Galena Lady Pirates played to a split in consecutive matches.
EAST DUBUQUE–The Frentress Lake Marina was busy last week, as groups of East Dubuque students and faculty members filed in and out of the marina, donned in swimming trunks and carrying fishing poles.
GALENA–As 20 Forreston and Galena players raced toward the Cardinal sideline, one lone figure lay on the ground near the Forreston goal line.
SOUTH BELOIT–By the time a steady rain started Friday night, rain that delayed and postponed many opening night football games on Friday, Aug. 28, the Galena Pirates were well on their way for a quick second half.
GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Longbeards Committee held the 17th annual JAKES Day event at the Marsden Ranch on Irish Hollow Road.
GALENA–Looking back on the seven-day, 500-plus mile journey that he and more than 20,000 other bicyclists took part in just a week ago, 14-year-old Tyler Moran had to admit that his accomplishment surprised him a little bit.
GALENA–When Galena head boys basketball coach Scott Schaber accepted the head coaching position last summer, he immediately recognized more issues than a losing record.