Illinois High School Basketball - Mt. Zion fells SalemJanuary 9, 2016: Mt. Zion, IL 62549
Mt. Zion Braves (Mt. Zion, IL) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Salem Wildcats (Salem, IL), 51-31 in a league bout.
With the win, Mt. Zion upgrades its record to 8-6 on the season. The Braves travel to Decatur Eisenhower (Decatur, IL) to play the Panthers in a non-league bout on Tuesday, January 12. The Panthers go into the bout with a record of 6-8. Decatur Eisenhower won 66-57 in their recent non-league bout against Teutopolis (Teutopolis, IL)
Next up, the Wildcats play the Taylorville Tornadoes (Taylorville, IL) in a Apollo bout, on Friday, January 29. Salem will attempt to upgrade on its 1-9 season record.