Illinois High School Basketball - Civic Memorial edges Marquette
(November 19, 2008: Bethalto, IL 62010) In Wednesday's non-league outing, the Civic Memorial Eagles (Bethalto, IL) basketball squad nipped the visiting Marquette Explorers (Alton, IL), by a margin of 43-41.
The Eagles (1-0) will now prepare for their outing against Triad (Troy, IL). The Knights go into the non-league outing with a 1-0 record. In their last outing, Triad got by East Alton-Wood River (Wood River, IL), 56-14, in a non-league outing.
Next up, the Explorers play the Granite City Warriors (Granite City, IL) in a non-league bout, on Thursday, November 20. Marquette will attempt to upgrade on its 0-1 season record. The Warriors go into the bout with a 1-0 record after their 61-47 non-league win over Columbia (Columbia, IL).