Illinois High School Basketball - East Alton-Wood River fells Father McGivney CatholicMarch 5, 2021: Glen Carbon, IL 62034
East Alton-Wood River Oilers (Wood River, IL) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host Father McGivney Catholic Griffins (Glen Carbon, IL), 61-45 in a league bout.
With the win, East Alton-Wood River upgrades its record to 8-6 on the season. The Oilers travel to Freeburg (Freeburg, IL) to play the Midgets in a non-league bout on Saturday, March 6. The Midgets go into the bout with a record of 3-7. Freeburg lost 54-42 in their recent league bout against Carlyle (Carlyle, IL)
Next up, the Griffins play the East Alton-Wood River Oilers (Wood River, IL) in a Prairie State bout, on Thursday, March 11. Father McGivney Catholic will attempt to upgrade on its 0-9 season record.