Illinois High School Basketball - Salem thwarts Hillsboro
(January 14, 2012: Salem, IL 62881) The Salem Wildcats (Salem, IL) basketball felled the visiting Hillsboro Hilltoppers (Hillsboro, IL), 67-53 in Saturday's non-league outing.
The Wildcats (19-1) will now prepare for their outing against Central (Breese, IL). The Cougars go into the non-league outing with a 17-4 record. In their last outing, Central gained a win over East Richland (Olney, IL), 68-38, in a non-league outing.
The Hilltoppers now hold a 12-7 record. They take the field next when they travel to East Richland for a non-league outing on Monday, January 16. Hillsboro will encounter a Tigers squad coming off a 68-38 non-league loss to Central (Breese, IL). The Tigers record now stands at 11-7.