Effingham Wins 7th Grade Girls Regional


Published on November 27 2013 10:58 pm
Last Updated on November 28 2013 7:28 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The Effingham 7th Grade girls basketball team captured the Mattoon 7-4A Regional championship Wednesday night, winning over Charleston 37-27.  The 7th graders from Effingham improved to 20-1 and will move on to sectional play next week.

For Effingham: Fearday 21, Weis 8, Schafer 4, Fox 3, Buscher 2

Meanwhile, St. Anthony lost the championship game of their 7-2A Regional at Goff Gym Wednesday, falling to Oblong 27-20, and Stewardson-Strasburg's season came to an end Wednesday, losing the 7-2A Regional championshp game at Central A&M at Central A&M, 26-13.

For Stew-Stras: Cole 6, Bennett 5, Schlechte 1, K. Davis 1 

Stew-Stras' 7th graders finished the season with a 16-6 record.

In our area, Effingham, Sacred Heart, and Teutopolis captured 7th grade girls regional championships, and all head to sectional play next week.