The C.M. Lady Eagles advanced to the Sweet Sixteen in the state in Class 3A girls basketball last night.  Civic Memorial shot past Salem, 55-46 in the Highland 3A girls sectional semi’s.

Eagles – 26-6

Wildcats – 22-10


C.M. – Allie Troeckler 26; Alaira Tyus 11

Katelyn Turbyfill 6 (17 rebounds)


Salem – Dearria Watson 18; Shelby Holst 12

* Halftime – 21-21; C.M. outscored Salem 16-6 in the 3rd quarter

** C.M. will face Massac County from Metropolis next on Thursday night in the sectional title game at Highland.  Massac County defeated Mascoutah, 41-34 in the sectional semi’s Monday night.

Eagles girls basketball coach Jonathan :

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