Eagles Hold Off Resilient Generals As Bethalto Civic Memorial Proves Too Strong For MacArthur In Sectional Semis


The Eagles and Generals went back and forth exchanging leads in the first half as Bethalto Civic Memorial took a 23-22 lead into the half. They seemed to have the game at hand after they opened the third quarter on a 13-4 run. Mac would storm back and cut the lead to just three with two minutes remaining. The Eagles would take a five point advantage into the fourth where they would extend their lead and win 61-49 over MacArthur.