Saturday’s girls basketball game between Hall and Putnam County has been moved across the river to Red Devil Gymnasium in Spring Valley. The sophomores will meet at noon followed by a 1:30 p.m. varsity tip.
The game was originally to be played in Granville, but Putnam County is now hosting the Tri-County Conference boys tournament which was pushed back one day due to the weather.
Other make-up dates of note: Hall will host Sherrard for a sophomore/varsity girls date on Tuesday; Hall will now host Princeton for sophomore/varsity girls on Feb. 8.
The St. Bede at LaSalle-Peru boys game originally scheduled for Jan. 28 will now be played Feb. 12 at newly named Sellet Gymnasium. The sophomores will start at 6 p.m. The schools’ freshmen will meet in the East Gym starting at 5 p.m.
Little Ten boys: Indian Creek will take the No. 1 seed into the Little Ten Conference boys tournament which gets underway Monday at Somonauk. The Timberwolves (11-5, 5-0) await the winner of Monday’s play-in game between No. 8 Leland/Earlville and No. 9 Hiawatha. No. 7 LaMoille/Ohio (4-16) will face No. 2 Newark at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Poll watching: Annawan (16-4) won the Lincoln Trail Conference tournament championship and remained atop the AP 1A girls poll. Putnam County, however, lost to Peoria Christian in the Tri-County Conference tournament, and fell four spots to No. 8.
Three Rivers North league leader Prophetstown (23-2) remained at No. 7 in 2A girls while Mendota received one vote in the 3A girls poll.
Rockridge (19-0) remains perched atop the 2A boys and they have company. Kewanee (15-4) moved into the top 10 with 23 points while Sterling Newman (19-2) is tied with Monmouth-Roseville for third with 106 points.
Lincoln Trail boys: Kewanee Wethersfield (17-2, 4-0) is the top seed for the Lincoln Trail Conference which starts Tuesday at various sites. The Flying Geese will host Monday’s winner between No. 8 Princeville and No. 9 Galva at 7 p.m.
No. 5 Annawan travels to No. 4 Aledo Mercer County at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Princeville will host semifinals Friday and finals on Feb. 8.