Illinois High School Basketball - Altamont holds off St. ElmoDecember 18, 2010: Altamont, IL 62411
Fans at Saturday's league challenge between the Altamont Indians (Altamont, IL) and the visiting St. Elmo Eagles (St. Elmo, IL), saw Altamont's basketball squad hold off St. Elmo by a score of 59-54.
With the victory, Altamont improves its record to 5-1 on the campaign. The Indians host Cowden-Herrick (Cowden, IL) to play the Hornets in a National Trail challenge on Tuesday, December 21. The Hornets come into the challenge with a record of 0-4. Cowden-Herrick lost 69-56 in their recent league challenge against St. Elmo (St. Elmo, IL)
Next up, the Eagles play the Pana Panthers (Pana, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Monday, December 27. St. Elmo will attempt to improve on its 2-3 season record. The Panthers come into the challenge with a 5-2 record after their 69-35 league win over Carlinville (Carlinville, IL).