Boys Basketball: Benton Invitational Tournament: Benton 42, Sesser-Valier 38. Meridian 75, Carlyle 67. Pinckneyville 55, Hamilton Co. 24. Carmi-White County Invitational Tournament: Carmi 60, Mt. Vernon (IN) 55. Edwards Co. 63, Harrisburg 51. Fairfield 66, Mt. Carmel 53. Chester Invitational Tournament: 7th Place: Valmeyer 70, Saxony Lutheran (MO) 47. Championship: Chester 52, Cobden 45. Egyptian
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Eli Gunter, a senior guard for the Sesser-Valier Red Devils about the Benton Invitational Tournament, his team’s hot streak the past few weeks, and what they need to do to stay hot.
SALEM — The Mt. Vernon Rams basketball team opens up play in the Salem Invitational tonight. They are set to face Effingham in the first round of this year’s tournament. Mt. Vernon basketball coach Doug Creel says it’s a tough field in Salem again this year. You can hear tonight’s game on 94.1 FM, WMIX.
WOODLAWN — The Woodlawn Girls Basketball team open the Elverado tournament tonight when they face Cobden. For the Lady Cards, the home stretch is well underway. Woodlawn coach Matt Patterson says he and his girls have discussed the importance of the next few weeks. The Lady Cards also won the tipoff tournament in Du Quoin
MT. VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Township High School Sports Hall of Fame Class was announced over the weekend. As part of induction weekend, Hall of Fame Committee Treasurer and former Mt. Vernon Rams Play-by-Play voice Rob Wielt appeared on Saturday’s Sports Show to talk about each member and team in the 2019 induction class.
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Madison Tiemann, a senior forward for the Woodlawn Lady Cardinals about the possibility of sweeping their three tournaments they will play in this year, along with the last few weeks of the season before regionals.
WMIX’s Kyle Norris talks with Callie Lueking, a senior forward for the Woodlawn Lady Cardinals about the possibility of sweeping their three tournaments they will play in this year, along with the last few weeks of the season before regionals.