Junior High Boys Basketball Regional Roundup -- January 27


Published on January 28 2014 7:09 am
Last Updated on January 28 2014 7:09 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham St. Anthony and Altamont moved into the championship game of the Class 2A St. Anthony Boys Basketball Regional with victories Monday evening.

St. Anthony opened the evening with a forfeit victory over Oblong.

In the second contest, Altamont edged St. Elmo/Brownstown 29-26.

St. Anthony and Altamont will now meet for the regional title at 6 p.m. Wednesday.


Class 7-1A Windsor Regional

Windsor claimed a 23-19 victory over Stewardson-Strasburg in the Class 7-1A Windsor Boys Basketball Regional Monday evening.

The host squad broke a 7-7 opening quarter tie with a 6-0 second period run. Stew-Stras came back in the final quarter, outscoring Windsor 10-6 but couldn't make up that second quarter deficit.

Beck and LeCrone tallied six points each for the winners. Stew-Stras was led by Miller with five. Stew-Stras ends the season with a 5-16 record.

In the second contest of the evening, Cowden-Herrick claimed a 38-31 victory over Pana Sacred Heart.

Windsor and Cowden-Herrick meet for the regional championship Thursday at 7 p.m.

At Windsor

Stew-Stras          7    0    2    10    --    19

Windsor               7    6    4       6    --    23

Stewardson-Strasburg -- Miller 5, A. Burton 4, Kirby 4, Tabbert 3, Jesgarz 2, Weeden 1

Windsor -- Beck 6, LeCrone 6, Greuel 4, Bennett 3, Miller 2, Cripe 2


Class 7-3A Marshall Regional

Marshall advanced to the title contest of its own regional Monday evening by downing Casey-Westfield 53-27.

In the second contest, Red Hill (Bridgeport) won over Robinson Nuttall 46-35.

Marshall now meets Red Hill at 6 p.m. Thursday for the championship.


Class 7-4A Charleston Regional

The regional games scheduled on the IESA website for Monday evening were pushed to tonight.

Charleston will meet Champaign Jefferson at 6 p.m. followed by Champaign Edison against Tolono Unity at 7:15 p.m. The winners advance to meet Effingham at 6 p.m. and Mattoon at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.