Illinois High School Basketball - Lebanon can't hold off New AthensFebruary 3, 2017: Lebanon, IL 62254
The New Athens Yellow Jackets basketball team scored 53 points and held the host Lebanon Greyhounds to 52 in the Yellow Jackets league triumph on Friday.
The Yellow Jackets now sport a 6-15 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Father McGivney Catholic for a non-league contest on Saturday, February 4. New Athens will battle a Griffins team coming off a 80-36 non-league loss to Marquette Catholic (Alton, IL). The Griffins record now stands at 2-20.
The Greyhounds (7-16) will now prepare for their contest against Roxana (Roxana, IL). The Shells enter the non-league contest with a 11-13 record. In their last contest, Roxana nudged Gillespie (Gillespie, IL), 51-44, in a league contest.