The Tremont Turks are about as balanced as a 2A team we’ve seen all season and it showed in their 75-51 win over Athens in the 2A PORTA regional semifinal on Wednesday. Athens
Pleasant Plains scored 27 points in the third quarter and held Athens to just ten points to pull away for a 76-41 win over the Warriors. Isaac Collins scored 15, Cole Greer added
Maddi Epperson scored 22 points to lead her Warriors on senior night to a 47-43 win over previously undefeated Tri-City in a rematch of the Sangamon County championship game. Epperson and Micah Tapscott,
Max Muller scored 13 of his team’s 15 first quarter points and finished with 24 to lead the Bluejays to a 61-51 win over Athens in the blacktop rivalry game. Devin Richardson scored
Despite an early deficit, the Tornadoes didn’t panic and Tri-City came back to beat Athens 43-35 in the 2017 Sangamon County girls championship game. Aubrey Hunt had 18 points for the Tornadoes and
We've got a new Area No. 1 and the CS8 shakeups all come in the bottom half of the rankings.
New Berlin defeated Athens, 53-42 on Friday night to finish in third place in the Sangamon County Tournament. The Pretzels added more hardware to a season that already includes a Thanksgiving tournament title,
Isaac Collins and the Pleasant Plains offense was clicking and the Cardinals were able to pull away from Athens in the second quarter and cruise to a 47-36 win over the Warriors to
We've got weekly power rankings and this week we each give you our personal starting five for both the CS8 and the area.
Tri-City came out of the gates in the first half and had its way with Athens, eventually building a 12 point lead thanks to fast break and transition points. Late in the second
The six seeded New Berlin Pretzels got their chance at revenge after losing to Athens a couple weeks…on a big stage. New Berlin took on defending Waverly Holiday Tournament champion and number one
Athens will get the chance to defend their throne. After starting the Waverly Holiday Tournament with a slim one point win over Triopia, the top seeded Warriors have completed their quest for a
We finally just asked Jeff Johnston if it’s hard coaching a team that goes for all the highlight reel plays. We talked to the Athens head coach after their Waverly Holiday tournament quarterfinal
There were dunks and there were blocks…the typical Athens performance. Tri-City tried to hang around but the Warriors were just too much in the Waverly Holiday Tournament quarterfinals on Tuesday morning. Athens beat
With three starters sitting out the first quarter due to disciplinary reasons and two of them for the entire first half, Athens had to comeback in the fourth quarter and then survive a