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|Local Sports Notes -- 3/8/10
|Class 1A and 2A boys basketball teams still alive in the postseason need one more win to advance to this weekend's state tournament in Peoria.
Next up is the supersectional round Tuesday night. Lewistown goes for its third straight supersectional title when the Indians play Madison in the Class 1A Jacksonville Supersectional. Peoria Heights takes on Catlin Salt Fork in the 1A Normal Supersectional at ISU.
Peoria Manual meets undefeated Winnebago in a battle of two state-ranked teams in the Class 2A DeKalb Supersectional at NIU.
The Class 3A and 4A teams move on to the Sectional Round. The 3A Ottawa Sectional features Rock Island - the Geneseo Regional champion - playing Morris Wednesday night in the semifinal round. Tuesday night's first semifinal game pits #1 ranked Peoria Richwoods against Morton.
East Moline plays Normal Community Wednesday night in the second semifinal game of the Pekin Sectional. The first sectional semifinal game Tuesday night features O'Fallon and Edwardsville playing at Belleville East High School.
Class 1A Supersectionals - Tuesday
AT NORMAL (ISU)
Peoria Heights vs. Catlin Salt Fork, 7:30 p-m
AT DEKALB (NIU)
Lanark Eastland vs. Newark, 6:00 p-m
Woodlawn vs. Sessier-Valier, 7:30 p-m
AT JACKSONVILLE (BOWL)
Lewistown vs. Madison, 7:30 p-m
Class 2A Supersectionals - Tuesday
AT DEKALB (NIU)
Winnebago vs. Peoria Manual, 8:00 p-m
AT WEST FRANKFORT
Murphysboro vs. Breese Central, 7:30 p-m
AT SPRINGFIELD (UIS)
Robinson vs. Decatur St. Teresa, 7:30 p-m
AT JOLIET (CENTRAL)
Chicago Hales Franciscan vs. Elmhurst Timothy Christian, 7:30 p-m