Illinois High School Basketball - Litchfield overwhelms Carlinville
(January 26, 2012: Carlinville, IL 62626) Fans at Thursday's league challenge between the Litchfield Purple Panthers (Litchfield, IL) and the host Carlinville Cavaliers (Carlinville, IL), saw Litchfield's basketball squad trounce Carlinville by a score of 68-44.
With the victory, Litchfield improves its record to 21-2 on the campaign. The Purple Panthers travel to Hillsboro (Hillsboro, IL) to battle the Hilltoppers in a South Central - East challenge on Saturday, January 28. The Hilltoppers come into the challenge with a record of 15-8. Hillsboro won 56-29 in their recent league challenge against Southwestern (Piasa, IL)
Next up, the Cavaliers battle the North Mac Panthers (Virden, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Saturday, January 28. Carlinville will attempt to advance on its 8-14 season record. The Panthers go into the test with a 11-6 record after their 59-49 league loss to Nokomis/Lincolnwood (Nokomis, IL).