Illinois High School Softball - Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley holds off HoopestonApril 26, 2018: Hoopeston, IL 60942
The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Falcons the host Hoopeston Cornjerkers softball squad by a final score of 3-1 in Thursday's non-league battle.
The Falcons (9-3) will now prepare for their battle against Deer Creek-Mackinaw (Mackinaw, IL). The Chiefs go into the Heart of Illinois battle with a 4-12 record. In their last battle, Deer Creek-Mackinaw held off Blue Ridge (Farmer City, IL), 9-5, in a league battle.
The Cornjerkers now possess a 9-7 record. They play next when they host Donovan for a non-league battle on Saturday, April 28. Hoopeston will confront a Wildcats squad coming off a 10-7 league win over Illinois Lutheran (Crete, IL). The Wildcats record now stands at 3-11.