Boys Basketball

Adams has big game for Civic Memorial boys

Boys basketball

Adams scores 29 in Civic Memorial's win

JaQuan Adams scored a season-high 29 points in Civic Memorial's 64-49 victory over Mater Dei on Tuesday.

Caden Clark also had a big game for the Eagles, scoring 18 points.

Civic Memorial's fast-paced start to the game was too much for Mater Dei, as the Knights were down by 13 after the first quarter.

Civic Memorial (17-8) will play Triad on Friday. Mater Dei (12-14) will play Effingham on Tuesday.



Mater Dei

9

11

7

22

49

Civic Mem.

22

13

8

21

64

Mater Dei (49):

Totals:

FG-0 (0 3-point FG) FT-0/0 PF-0.

Civic Memorial (64):

JaQuan Adams 29,Caden Clark 18,Kaleb Denney 5,Geoffrey Withers 4,Jayden Serafini 3,Bryce Zupan 3,Will Buhs 2,

Totals:

FG-27 (3 3-point FG) FT-7/13 PF-12.



Bowman boosts O'Fallon past Granite City

Terron Bowman scored a team-high 17 points Tuesday to help lead O'Fallon past Granite City.

Three other players scored in double figures for the Panthers: Ronnie Anthony (15), Garrett Herring (14) and Jalen Hodge (11).

O'Fallon got off to a quick start, outscoring Granite City 17-9 in the first quarter, and kept a steady lead for the rest of the game.

O'Fallon (10-14) will continue in conference play against East St. Louis on Friday. Granite City (8-16) will play Belleville East on Friday.



O’Fallon

17

15

20

21

73

Granite City

9

15

13

26

63

O’Fallon (73):

Teron Bowman 17, Ronnie Anthony 15, Garrett Herring 14, Jalen Hodge 11, Kyle Dismukes 7, Shaun Riley 7, Logan Shieppe 2,

Totals:

FG-28 (8 3-point FG) FT-9/26 PF-17.

Granite City (63):

Totals:

FG-0 (0 3-point FG) FT-0/0 PF-0.



Metro East Lutheran cruises to victory over Wood River

In conference play, Metro East Lutheran beat Wood River 68-48.

The win for the Knights followed four consecutive losses.

Metro East Lutheran (12-16) will play Mount Olive on Friday. Wood River (7-20) will play Greenville on Friday.



Perfection continues for Alton Marquette

Alton-Marquette continued its pursuit of a perfect season with a 50-34 win over Central on Tuesday.

Marquette (27-0) rounds out regular season play against Gibault on Friday. Central (11-14) will play Okawville on Friday.



Girls basketball

Central moves past Columbia in regional semifinal

Central easily moved past Columbia 48-26 on Tuesday to advance in postseason play at the Class 3A Freeburg Regional.

Faye Meissner led the way, scoring an impressive 26 points in the Cougars' win.

Central (25-3) will play Freeburg for the regional championship Thursday.



Columbia

3

10

10

3

26

Bre. Central

8

13

13

14

48

Columbia (26):

Whitney Edwards 12, Sophia Bonaldi 5, Aryn Henke 5, Lexi Touchette 4,

Totals:

FG-10 (0 3-point FG) FT-6/8 PF-12.

Breese Central (48):

Faye Meissner 26,Clarece Jansen 6,Olivia Wesselmann 6,Allyson Fehrmann 4,Carson Newkirk 4,Alexis Klostermann 2,

Totals:

FG-19 (3 3-point FG) FT-7/11 PF-8.



Freeburg advances to home regional title game

Lily Oliver scored 14 points and Colleen Cockrell pitched in 11 points Tuesday to lead Freeburg to a 45-37 regional semifinal win over Jerseyville.

Jerseyville controlled the game from the beginning, leading 21-18 at the half and extended the lead to 9 points at the end of the third quarter. However, a poor showing in the fourth quarter cost the Panthers the game, as the Midgets outscored them 20-3.

Freeburg (21-6) will play for the regional championship against Central on Thursday.



Jerseyville

7

14

13

3

37

Freeburg

9

9

7

20

45

Jerseyville (37):

Totals:

FG-0 (0 3-point FG) FT-0/0 PF-0.

Freeburg (45):

Lily Oliver 14,Colleen Cockrell 11,Kayla Mueller 9,Kayla Whitworth 5,Abby Mirly 4,Ellie Eichenlaub 2,

Totals:

FG-15 (2 3-point FG) FT-13/16 PF-8.



Okawville tops Jacksonville

Okawville beat Jacksonville 45-33 to advance to the White Hall sectional championship Tuesday.

Okawville (23-8) will play Lebanon in the sectional title game Thursday.



Alton Marquette falls in sectional semifinal

Pleasant Plains beat Alton-Marquette 45-23 in the Class 2A Riverton Sectional semifinal Tuesday night.

Pleasant Plains will play for the sectional championship Thursday.



Nashville falls in sectional play

Harrisburg topped Nashville 43-30 on Tuesday to advance to the Class 2A McLeansboro Sectional championship game.

Harrisburg will play Mater Dei for the sectional championship on Thursday.



Belleville West slips past Alton

In the opening of the Class 4A Belleville East Regional on Tuesday, Belleville West topped Alton 40-36 to advance to the semifinal.

Belleville West (7-20) will play undefeated Edwardsville on Wednesday.









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