Illinois High School Basketball - Mt. Zion fells ClintonFebruary 21, 2017: Mt. Zion, IL 62549
Mt. Zion Braves (Mt. Zion, IL) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Clinton Maroons (Clinton, IL), 72-54 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Mt. Zion upgrades its record to 18-9 on the season. The Braves host Salem (Salem, IL) to play the Wildcats in a Apollo bout on Friday, February 24. The Wildcats go into the bout with a record of 12-14. Salem lost 56-51 in their recent non-league bout against Benton (Benton, IL)
Next up, the Maroons play the Prairie Central Hawks (Fairbury, IL) in a non-league bout, on Friday, February 24. Clinton will attempt to upgrade on its 10-14 season record. The Hawks go into the bout with a 11-14 record after their 38-35 league win over Illinois Valley Central (Chillicothe, IL).