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Duchesses down Cavs

Brooke Bailey scored 13 points to lead the Dixon girls basketball team to a 34-28 road victory against LaSalle-Peru on Monday.

It's the second win in 4 days for the Duchesses (13-8, 4-3 NIB-12 West) against the Cavaliers (12-13, 2-6). Hannah Wolfe led L-P with eight points.

Geneseo 45, Sterling 37: Kaileen Terrock led the Golden Warriors with 13 points in a road loss to the Maple Leafs.

Kaitlyn Bauer and Kiarra Harris each added 11 points for Sterling (15-10, 4-3 NIB-12 West). Harris also grabbed 11 rebounds.

Jamie DeFauw led Geneseo (13-9, 5-3) with 14 points.

Newman 49, Bureau Valley 34: A balanced attack by the Comets led to a Three Rivers North win in Manlius.

Newman (6-15, 5-7) jumped out to a 23-10 lead after the first quarter. Sarah Trujillo had nine points, and Julie Hurd added eight points. Kayci Howell, Bree de Long and Mary Alice Oswalt each scored seven points.

Nicole Bornsheuer scored 15 points for Bureau Valley (8-15, 1-10).

Riverdale 39, Amboy 38: The Clippers fell into a tie for second place with the Rams in the Three Rivers North after a one-point loss in Port Byron.

Delaney Wilhelm, Micaela McCoy and Kaitlyn Leibing each scored 10 points for Amboy (17-6, 9-3).

Sydney Mericle scored 17 points, and Lauren Claus had 14 for Riverdale (15-10, 9-3).

Prophetstown 59, Erie 24: Corrie Reiley scored 16 points, and Karlie Stafford added 11 as the Prophets beat the Cardinals.

Prophetstown (25-2, 13-0 Three Rivers North) led 44-24 after three quarters, then closed the game with a 15-0 run.

Rachel Cobert led Erie (18-9, 8-5) with 14 points.

Morrison 46, Fulton 40: Ashley Greul scored 10 of her game-high 14 points in the fourth quarter as the Fillies rallied past the Steamers in Morrison.

Morrison (12-13, 4-8 Three Rivers North) trailed 30-25 entering the final quarter.

Averi Leitzen led Fulton (3-22, 0-11) with 12 points.

Eastland 55, Galena 44: Lexis Macomber scored 15 points, and Miranda Grisham added 12 as the Cougars (20-4, 9-0) stayed unbeaten in the NUIC West with a home win against the Pirates.

Hayley Einsweiler led Galena (13-8, 5-6) with 13 points.

Girls bowling

Oregon 3,262, Rockford Christian 2,489: Karissa Corbin had a nice day for the Hawks with games of 243, 196 and 226 to account for the high-series of 665 at Cherry Bowl Lanes in Rockford.

Abigail Scheidecker followed Corbin with a 602 series, and Alyson Scheidecker added a 568 series.

Jessica Lape led Rockford Christian with a 570 series.

Women's basketball

Sauk Valley 63, Illinois Valley 45: Jordan Giddings had 17 points, nine rebounds and four assists as the Skyhawks won an Arrowhead Conference game in Oglesby.

Sheldeen Joseph had 15 points, and Morgan Dean added 12 points for Sauk Valley (16-3). Aleena Hammelman had six points, 11 rebounds and three steals.

Men's basketball

Sauk Valley 81, Illinois Valley 69: Tramel Rideout paced a balanced attack with 17 points to lead the Skyhawks to a win in Oglesby.

Also for Sauk Valley (12-10, 4-3 Arrowhead Conference), Carlos Hendrix had 13 points, David Newton had 12 points, five rebounds and two blocked shots, John Murphy had 11 points and nine boards, Jeff Casseus had 11 points, and Jacoby Posley added seven points and seven assists.

Illinois Valley's Torrance Johnson led all scorers with 26 points.

Monday's stars

Corrie Reiley, Prophetstown, 16 points

Lexis Macomber, Eastland, 15 points

Korissa Corbin, Oregon bowling, 665 series

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