Illinois High School Basketball - Mt. Zion topped by LincolnDecember 15, 2017: Mt. Zion, IL 62549
The Lincoln Railsplitters basketball team scored 44 points and restricted the host Mt. Zion Braves to 30 in the Railsplitters league victory on Friday.
The Railsplitters now sport a 7-2 record. They put it on the line next when they host Charleston for a Apollo match on Friday, December 22. Lincoln will meet a Trojans team coming off a 76-73 league loss to Effingham (Effingham, IL). The Trojans record now stands at 3-4.
With the defeat, Mt. Zion moves to 2-5 on the year. The Braves travel to Taylorville (Taylorville, IL) to meet the Tornadoes in a Apollo match on Wednesday, December 27. The Tornadoes enter the match with a record of 4-4. Taylorville won 65-48 in their recent league match against Mattoon (Mattoon, IL)