Illinois High School Basketball - MacArthur topples Mt. Zion
(November 27, 2009: Decatur, IL 62522) In Friday's non-league outing, the MacArthur Generals (Decatur, IL) basketball squad beat the visiting Mt. Zion Braves (Mt. Zion, IL), by a margin of 58-38.
The Generals (1-1) will now prepare for their outing against Central (Champaign, IL). The Maroons go into the Big Twelve outing with a 1-0 record. In their last outing, Central gained a win over East Peoria (East Peoria, IL), 71-62, in a non-league outing.
The Braves now own a 0-2 record. They take the field next when they host East Richland for a Apollo outing on Friday, December 4. Mt. Zion will encounter a Tigers squad coming off a 51-48 non-league loss to Red Hill (Bridgeport, IL). The Tigers record now stands at 0-1.