Illinois High School Basketball - Metro-East Lutheran can't hold off Marquette CatholicDecember 10, 2019: Alton, IL 62002
The Metro-East Lutheran Knights basketball team (Edwardsville, IL), was nudged 30-26 in Tuesday's league battle with the host Marquette Catholic Explorers (Alton, IL)
The Explorers now possess a 7-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Madison for a non-league battle on Friday, December 13.
The Knights (3-3) will now prepare for their battle against Gibault Catholic (Waterloo, IL). The Hawks come into the non-league battle with a 3-2 record. In their last battle, Gibault Catholic was nudged by New Athens (New Athens, IL), 53-47, in a non-league battle.