Junior High Girls Basketball Regional Roundup
Published on November 30 2012 2:05 pm
Last Updated on November 30 2012 2:14 pm
Written by Millie Lange
Class 8-1A Effingham Sacred Heart Regional
Effingham St. Anthony and Sigel St. Michael advanced to the championship game of the Sacred Heart Regional with victories Thursday evening.
St. Anthony claimed a 29-5 win over Noble in the opening contest. The Bullpups led 16-0 at halftime and outscored Noble 13-5 in the second half. Woltman led St. Anthony with 15 points.
In the second game, St. Michael claimed a 31-20 win over Effingham Sacred Heart. The Sharpshooters held only a 15-14 halftime lead but started to edge away in the third period 21-18. Hoene tallied 11 for the winners. The Shamrocks were led by S. Webster with 12.
8-1A Sacred Heart Regional
Noble 0 0 2 3 -- 5
St. Anthony 9 7 4 9 -- 29
Noble -- Hawkins 3, Hemrich 2
St. Anthony -- Wortman 2, Horn 6, Woltman 15, Schmidt 4, McGuire 2
Sacred Heart 8 6 4 2 -- 20
St. Michael 7 8 6 10 -- 31
Sacred Heart -- S. Webster 12, Cordes 2, McWhorter 2, Carie 4
Sigel St. Michael -- J. Bueker 7, O. Bueker 2, Hotze 7, Jansen 4, Hoene 11
Class 8-2A South Central Regional
Altamont captured the championship of the 8-2A South Central Regional. Altamont defeated Neoga 40-18.
Altamont advances to the Paris Crestwood Sectional Wednesday, December 5 and will take on Paris Crestwood at 6 p.m. for the right to advance to the state tournament.
Class 8-3A Hillsboro Regional
Host Hillsboro handed Vandalia a 32-7 loss to capture the championship of its own regional Thursday evening.
Hillsboro advances to its own sectional Wednesday, December 5 where it will face either Litchfield or Piasa Southwestern for a chance to go to state.
Class 8-3A Lawrenceville Parkview Regional
Jasper County and Lawrenceville Parkview picked up victories to advance to the championship game of the Parkview Regional tonight.
Jasper County defeated Red Hill (Bridgeport) 30-13 while Lawrenceville Parkview won over Robinson Nuttall 34-24.
The two squads will square off tonight at 6 for the championship. The winner tonight will advance to the Cumberland Sectional and face either Teutopolis or Marshall Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. for the right to advance to state. Teutopolis and Marshall play tonight for the champoinship of the Marshall Regional at 6.