The Marquette Explorers beat the Roxana Shells 25-13 in the Class 2A Wood River boys basketball regional championship game last night. The Explorers are went 4-0 against the Shells this season. Z-1570's Dennis Laird was there...
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Marquette improves to 28-2, while Roxana finishes the season at 22-9. The Explorers advance to next week’s 2A Vandalia sectional.
Elsewhere last night, at the Freeburg Regional, Breese Central beat Breese Mater Dei 45-29. At North Greene, Pittsfield beat Winchester 61-44. At the Calhoun 1A Regional, Carrollton topped Metro East 78-60.
In regular season action, Alton fell to Edwardsville on senior night at AHS 63-56. Z-1570's Brent Burklund reports..