Illinois High School Basketball - Nokomis can't hold off East Alton-Wood RiverFebruary 22, 2021: Nokomis, IL 62075
The East Alton-Wood River Oilers basketball team scored 53 points and held the host Nokomis Redskins to 49 in the Oilers league triumph on Monday.
The Oilers now sport a 5-5 record. They put it on the line next when they host Bunker Hill for a Prairie State contest on Friday, February 26. East Alton-Wood River will battle a Minutemen team coming off a 56-43 non-league win over Brussels (Brussels, IL). The Minutemen record now stands at 6-2.
Next up, the Redskins play the Lutheran Crusaders (Springfield, IL) in a MSM bout, on Tuesday, February 23. Nokomis will attempt to upgrade on its 4-4 season record. The Crusaders go into the bout with a 1-4 record after their 55-24 non-league loss to Griggsville-Perry (Griggsville, IL).