Illinois High School Basketball - Cairo fells ElveradoJanuary 26, 2019: Elkville, IL 62932
Cairo Pilots (Cairo, IL) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host Elverado Falcons (Elkville, IL), 62-43 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Cairo upgrades its record to 11-14 on the season. The Pilots host Fulton County (Hickman, KY) to play the Pilots in a non-league bout on Monday, January 28. The Pilots go into the bout with a record of 9-7. Fulton County won 55-49 in their recent non-league bout against Community Christian (Paducah, KY)
Next up, the Falcons play the Zeigler-Royalton Tornadoes (Zeigler, IL) in a non-league bout, on Wednesday, January 30. Elverado will attempt to upgrade on its 17-8 season record. The Tornadoes go into the bout with a 4-18 record after their 53-40 non-league loss to Waltonville (Waltonville, IL).