Illinois High School Basketball - Brussels nips CalhounDecember 15, 2017: Brussels, IL 62013
Brussels Raiders (Brussels, IL) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the visiting Calhoun Warriors (Hardin, IL), 51-48 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Brussels upgrades its record to 2-3 on the season. The Raiders travel to Southwestern (Piasa, IL) to play the Piasa Birds in a non-league bout on Tuesday, December 19. The Piasa Birds go into the bout with a record of 7-1. Southwestern won 56-51 in their recent non-league challenge against Mater Dei (Breese, IL)
Next up, the Warriors confront the Brown County Hornets (Mt. Sterling, IL) in a Western Illinois Valley challenge, on Tuesday, December 19. Calhoun will attempt to improve on its 2-4 season record. The Hornets come into the challenge with a 5-1 record after their 77-53 non-league win over Beardstown (Beardstown, IL).