Illinois High School Basketball - Taylorville nudges JerseyMarch 6, 2021: Jerseyville, IL 62052
In Saturday's non-league outing, the Taylorville Tornadoes (Taylorville, IL) basketball squad nipped the host Jersey Panthers (Jerseyville, IL), by a margin of 56-52.
The Tornadoes (7-8) will now prepare for their outing against Mattoon (Mattoon, IL). The Green Wave go into the Apollo outing with a 6-4 record. In their last outing, Mattoon was tipped by Mahomet-Seymour (Mahomet, IL), 67-55, in a league outing.
The Panthers now own a 4-8 record. They play next when they travel to Civic Memorial for a Mississippi Valley outing on Monday, March 8. Jersey will clash with a Eagles squad coming off a 47-33 league loss to Highland (Highland, IL). The Eagles record now stands at 2-10.