EDWARDSVILLE - Southwestern and Roxana battled closely for some of Wednesday night’s contest in the Metro East Lutheran Thanksgiving Turkey Tip-Off Classic Tourney, but the Piasa Birds pulled away in the end for a 63-54 triumph.
Justin Bailey had a hot hand for the Piasa Birds, netting five... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Campbell used a 15-2 run over a 6:53 stretch in the second half to erase an eight-point SIUE lead and held on for a 77-74 win over the Cougars in men's basketball at Vadalabene Center.
SIUE has dropped three straight and fell to 1-3 with the loss. Campbell improved to 2-2 with... read more
HARDIN-CALHOUN 53, PIASA SOUTHWESTERN 45: Maddy Greeling had 29 points for Piasa Southwestern, but Hardin-Calhoun managed to grab the lead after quarter time and held off the Piasa Birds 53-45 at home Tuesday night.
Kassidy Klocke had 19 points to lead the 4-0 Warriors, with Emma Baalma... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - The expectations for the Marquette Catholic boys’ basketball team are high with some top talent returning in the front court and underneath the basket. On Tuesday night, the Explorers showed why the hopes are so strong.
Marquette Catholic dominated New Athens on Tuesday night... read more
GRANITE CITY – Edwardsville's hockey team was sure they were going to face a much more difficult challenge going up against Triad when the Knights came up on the Tiger schedule.
For a time even at the start of the game, the two teams battled each other on even terms. In the end, though, Edwardsville... read more
The Edwardsville boys’ basketball team lost its second encounter in the Battling Bulldogs Thanksgiving Tournament 51-43 to Carbondale on Tuesday evening.
The Tigers led at one time in the second quarter, but couldn’t sustain the lead. Carbondale improved to 2-0 with the triumph; Edwardsville... read more
BETHALTO - After defeating Nokomis High School 58-56 in their first game of the season and the opener of their own Thanksgiving Tournament, the Civic Memorial High School Eagles Boys Basketball team extended their season record to 2-0.
The Eagles defeated the Triad High School Knights 58-33 this Tuesday... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Piasa Southwestern has some big holes to fill on its boys basketball team this season.
The Piasa Birds are coming off a 21-7 (6-2 in the South Central Conference) 2014-15 season, one that was marked by the championship of the Metro East Lutheran Thanksgiving Turkey Tipoff Classic... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – Metro East Lutheran got off to a good start Monday night in the 35th edition of their Thanksgiving Turkey Tipoff Classic tournament, the Knights storming out to a 35-11 lead at halftime and going on to defeat Valmeyer 63-34 to close out Monday night's opening session.
Still,... read more
COLUMBIA TIPOFF CLASSIC
METRO EAST LUTHERAN 42, COLUMBIA JV 30: Audrey Paitz's 16 points helped Metro East Lutheran take seventh place in the Columbia Tipoff Classic with a 42-30 win over the Columbia JV team Saturday morning.
The Knights (1-2) had gotten off to a 14-4 quarter-tim... read more