Illinois High School Basketball - Olympia holds off Illinois Valley CentralJanuary 14, 2019: Stanford, IL 61774
Fans at Monday's league challenge between the Olympia Spartans (Stanford, IL) and the visiting Illinois Valley Central Grey Ghosts (Chillicothe, IL), saw Olympia's basketball squad hold off Illinois Valley Central by a tally of 40-37.
With the victory, Olympia improves its record to 15-8 on the campaign. The Spartans host Pleasant Plains (Pleasant Plains, IL) to confront the Cardinals in a non-league challenge on Monday, January 21. The Cardinals come into the challenge with a record of 16-5.
Next up, the Grey Ghosts confront the Pekin Dragons (Pekin, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Wednesday, January 16. Illinois Valley Central will attempt to improve on its 1-16 season record.