CM TOPS NOKOMIS — The Stove Top Stuffing Tournament is up for grabs for the Civic Memorial Eagles.
The Eagles defeated Nokomis 56-41 on Friday at Granite City High School to improve to 2-1. Next up for CM are the host Warriors at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. GCHS is 3-0 after beating Triad 68-39 Friday.
Jakob Lowrance netted 20 points while Adam Hill chipped in with 12 in the win for CM on Friday. Hill also contributed five assists for the Eagles. They led 30-14 at halftime.
ROXANA WINS TWO AT MELHS — The Roxana Shells won two games Saturday at the Metro East Lutheran Turkey Tip-Off Classic to earn their way into the silver bracket championship.
Roxana beat Valmeyer 73-57 and Cleveland ROTC 47-38 to earn a date with Morrisonville at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
The Shells, now 3-1, were led by Trace Gentry with 25 points and Zach Golenor and Chance Foss with 15 points each vs. Valmeyer. Against Cleveland ROTC Golenor led with 17 points while Gentry added 12.
EA-WR LOSES TO CHRIST OUR ROCK — The East Alton-Wood River Oilers fell short against Christ Our Rock 70-55 Friday at the MELHS Turkey Tip-Off.
The loss in bronze bracket dropped the Oilers to 0-3 on the season. Blake Marks poured in 27 points in the loss for EA-WR.