Kewanee High School sports news
The Dixon boys basketball team shot 58% from the field and nabbed 16 steals to defeat former NCIC foe Kewanee 63-43 in the Dukes' home opener Tuesday night at Lancaster Gym.
Trailing after a first half that saw Kewanee dominate play, the Newman football team rallied with two long touchdown drives, then got a key stop in the final 3 minutes to pull out a 20-17 win Friday night at Roscoe Eades Stadium.
A look at Week 9 of the high school football season around the Sauk Valley
The Newman football team has faced tough challenges all season, but the toughest one yet is looming on Friday night. The Comets (5-3) host undefeated Kewanee, who is ranked No. 4 in the AP Class 4A poll and has already secured at least a share of the Three Rivers East title.
Tigers suffer first loss of season, 49-21 at hands of host Boilermakers