Indians hold off Comets 51-39
Cole Borders took Ziegler's defensive assignment and limited the Comets' star to four points in the last two quarters of the Indians' 51-39 win Friday.
Cumberland's Day downed in semis
Cumberland's Nathan Day was one of four wrestlers left standing with a chance for a Class 1A state title at 120 pounds Friday night.
Hearts headed to Carbondale
Against a tough Salem team Friday night, Effingham played a different brand of basketball, keyed on slowing down the game and keeping the Lady Wildcats out of transition.
The move worked with a regional title on the line, as Effingham shut down the Salem offense and won the Class 3A Effingham Regional with a 43-30 win Friday night.
Beecher City blows by Cowden-Herrick
Beecher City broke out of a first-half half-court slump and used the second half to run away -- literally -- from Cowden-Herrick 75-57 Thursday night.
Buss-ted: Teutopolis tops Mt. Carmel — again
It put more pressure on Repking's shoulders, which she embraced. The Teutopolis sophomore shut down Buss for the second season in a row in the Shoes' 49-31 Casey-Westfield Sectional championship win.
Lady Hearts advance, set school record
Effingham took care of business Wednesday night, downing Mattoon 60-46 in the Class 3A Effingham Regional semifinal and making school history in the process.
The win was the Lady Hearts’ 27th of the season, breaking the school record for wins in a single season, which stood at 26 entering this season.
Edwards, Arcola eliminate North Clay
Edwards brought Arcola's one-point lead, at the beginning of the quarter, to an eight-point lead before a different teammate scored in the Riders' 47-35 sectional victory against North Clay.
Bulldogs fall to #2 Central A&M
Taylor Jordan made one of the Raiders' nine total 3-pointers in between Gibson's shots, helping the Raiders to a 9-2 start in the fourth quarter of their 49-31 sectional semifinal win.
Defense leads T-Town to Sectional final
Teutopolis had two ways to defend Harrisburg's dribble drive and the second one worked better.
The Bulldogs used their main offensive play to make four 3-pointers and trail by six points in the first half against Teutopolis, but the Shoes went to their second option in the second half and won 55-36 in the Casey Sectional semifinals on Tuesday.
Ziegler, Indians beat Bulldogs 70-63
St. Anthony gave Altamont its best shot, erasing a 13-point deficit to tie the game in the fourth quarter, but Altamont hung on and defeated St. Anthony 70-63 Tuesday.
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