Sports - DeKalb County

Daily Chronicle sports roundup for Friday, September 22, 2023


Genoa-Kingston 28, Winnebago 26 (OT): At Winnebago, Brady Brewick scored his fourth touchdown on a 5-yard run in overtime, then Nate Kleba scored on a bootleg for the winning two-point conversion as the Cogs (3-2 overall and Big Northern Conference) knocked off the Indians (1-4,).

John Swineheart had a pass breakup on the Indians’ two-point conversion to start the overtime, setting the Cogs up for the win.

Brewick tied the game at 20 in the third quarter on a fourth-down run. Brewick had a 57-yard touchdown earlier in the third quarter making the score 14-12. Brewick also opened the scoring with a 3-yard touchdown that put the Cogs up 6-0 7 minutes into the game.

Milledgeville 74, Hiawatha 34: At Milledgeville, the Hawks fell to 2-3 with the loss.

The Missiles (5-0) were up 28-6 after the first quarter and 52-20 at halftime.

Girls volleyball

Kaneland tournament: The Knights won both pool games heading into the tournament’s final day Saturday.

The Knights beat Neuqua Valley 26-24, 25-16 and Batavia 25-15, 25-13. They’ll play Kenwood to finish pool play before bracket play begins Saturday.

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