Stories about Bureau Valley high school sports
The Dixon wrestling team finished the Big Northern Conference season undefeated to claim the league title, finishing off the perfect run through BNC duals with a 66-15 win over rival Rock Falls. Meanwhile, the Rock Falls boys basketball team picked up its first BNC win of the season with a 69-47 victory at North Boone.
High school and junior college results around the area.
Parker Neuhalfen and Saige Barnett, the all-time leading scorers at Bureau Valley, who just happen to be first cousins, have taken on volunteer coaching roles this season.
A Spotlight on Bureau Valley High School senior Adam Johnson
A Spotlight on Bureau Valley senior Brady Higgins
The Newman girls basketball team upped its intensity in the fourth quarter and gave itself a chance to beat Bureau Valley in the final minute of play Wednesday night in their Three Rivers East game Sterling, but a few last-second miscues caused the comeback attempt to fall short, and the Storm prevailed 45-41.
A look at the top girls basketball players in the NewsTribune area.
In the finale at their own MLK tournament on Monday afternoon, the Sterling boys basketball team rallied from a 12-point first-half deficit to defeat Chicago Christ The King 59-47 and finish the tournament 3-0.
A Spotlight on Bureau Valley High School senior Brock Foster