Illinois High School Basketball - Jersey crushes GillespieFebruary 12, 2021: Gillespie, IL 62033
Jersey Panthers (Jerseyville, IL) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the host Gillespie Miners (Gillespie, IL), 67-43 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Jersey upgrades its record to 3-1 on the season. The Panthers host Mascoutah (Mascoutah, IL) to clash with the Indians in a Mississippi Valley bout on Tuesday, February 16. The Indians go into the bout with a record of 0-0.
Next up, the Miners clash with the East Alton-Wood River Oilers (Wood River, IL) in a non-league bout, on Saturday, February 13. Gillespie will attempt to upgrade on its 1-3 season record. The Oilers go into the bout with a 3-3 record after their 79-62 league loss to Metro-East Lutheran (Edwardsville, IL).