Illinois High School Basketball - Pleasant Plains fells Athens
(February 12, 2010: Athens, IL 62613) Pleasant Plains Cardinals (Pleasant Plains, IL) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad overcome the host Athens Warriors (Athens, IL), 59-46 in a league bout.
With the victory, Pleasant Plains upgrades its record to 16-8 on the campaign. The Cardinals travel to Maroa-Forsyth (Maroa, IL) to play the Trojans in a non-league bout on Saturday, February 13. The Trojans come into the bout with a record of 14-9. Maroa-Forsyth won 51-39 in their recent league bout against Central A & M (Moweaqua, IL)
Next up, the Warriors play the Tri-City Tornadoes (Buffalo, IL) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, February 16. Athens will attempt to upgrade on its 8-18 season record. The Tornadoes enter the game with a 13-11 record after their 53-40 league win over South Fork (Kincaid, IL).