Hearts, Tigers Claim SIT WinsIn the opening night of the Salem Invitational Tournament,
Effingham and Edwardsville posted wins and will face each other in the
semifinals Friday night. Effingham snuck past Mt Vernon 42-36 before the Tigers
ran past Mattoon 72-38. Mattoon will face Mt Vernon in the consolation semis on
Saturday. The SIT continues tonight when Marion and Triad square off at 7pm.
Salem and Centralia will renew their rivalry tonight at 8:30. That game can be
heard tonight on 100.1 FM WJBD and streaming online at WJBDRadio.com.
See other LocalSports news:Sam Clears Waivers, Meets With Fisher
Cardinals Overcome 5-Run Deficit to Beat Cubs 9-6
Cubs, Cards Split Doubleheader
Illini, Lunt Survive Youngstown Scare, 28-17
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player