Illinois High School Basketball - Mater Dei edged by Althoff CatholicDecember 3, 2017: Breese, IL 62230
The Mater Dei Knights basketball team (Breese, IL), was nudged 50-49 in Sunday's non-league battle with the visiting Althoff Catholic Crusaders (Belleville, IL)
The Crusaders now possess a 2-4 record. They put it on the line next when they host Centralia for a South Seven battle on Friday, December 8. Althoff Catholic will confront a Orphans team coming off a 54-33 non-league win over Triad (Troy, IL). The Orphans record now stands at 6-0.
The Knights (2-2) will now prepare for their battle against Quincy Notre Dame (Quincy, IL). The Raiders come into the non-league battle with a 3-1 record. In their last battle, Quincy Notre Dame edged Macomb (Macomb, IL), 66-54, in a non-league battle.