Edwardsville senior Jack Marinko had a game-high 37 points and four 3-pointers, and the Tigers used a triangle-and-two defense to subdue the East St. Louis Flyers 57-52 in a Southwestern Conference game.
Belleville East junior shortstop Alyssa Krausz singles in the third inning of a game against O'Fallon to drive home teammates Jackie Belzer. Krausz also homered and had a sacrifice fly to finish the game with four RBIs.
Belleville West basketball coach Joe Muniz and his five starters discuss the Maroons' win over Elgin Larkin and the next steps in their push for their first state championship. The championship game will be played at 7:15 pm Saturday.