• Dave McKenzie

Pyramid Plus - Lions vs Wildcats

Day three of the Pyramid Plus Tourney will get under way in just a couple of hours.

in the first game of the night, the Mt. Vernon Rams will take in the Collinsville Kahoks at 6:00 pm.

The host school Carterville Lions will host the Marion Wildcats in the night cap which is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm.

The Lions are looking to pick up their first win of the season tonight.

They came close on Wednesday night, as the Lions had a one point lead with three seconds remaining in the game. However, two free throws gave the Rams a one point lead and Carterville was unable to score in the 55-54 loss.

Bryce Anderson lead the Lions with 21 points while Carson Pearson added 9 and Eli Downen chipped in with 7.

You can listen to the game with me and Scott Hudson starting at approximately 7:15 pm on NewsRadio WJPF 1340am/99.5FM.

You can also watch the live stream of the game with the radio call by going to facebook and look for https://www.facebook.com/Carterville-Lions-Sports-Live-102347484573332/

Nashville Hornets Finish Second at State

Congratulations to the Nashville Hornets who finiah seconds in the IHSA Class 2A football after getting beat by Newman Central Catholic this afternoon 35-14.

The Hornets finish the season with a 12-2 record.

Congratulations Hornets!

Side note -

Carterville own Todd Rogers picking up some tv time as he was handing out trophys to both Nashville and Newman Central Catholic.