Illinois High School Basketball - Mt. Zion thwarted by MacArthurFebruary 6, 2018: Mt. Zion, IL 62549
The Mt. Zion Braves basketball team (Mt. Zion, IL), dropped 54-44 in Tuesday's non-league battle with the visiting MacArthur Generals (Decatur, IL)
The Generals now possess a 16-12 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Decatur Eisenhower for a Central State Eight battle on Thursday, February 8. MacArthur will confront a Panthers team coming off a 76-26 non-league loss to Charleston (Charleston, IL). The Panthers record now stands at 4-23.
The Braves (6-21) will now prepare for their battle against Mattoon (Mattoon, IL). The Green Wave come into the Apollo battle with a 10-17 record. In their last battle, Mattoon dropped by Taylorville (Taylorville, IL), 61-56, in a league battle.