Class 1A, 2A Boys Basketball Finals Set


Published on March 9 2013 9:24 am
Last Updated on March 11 2013 6:21 am
Written by Greg Sapp

The 1A and 2A high school boys basketball state finals are set.

In 1A semifinal action Friday in Peoria, Madison nipped Lanark Eastland 51-50, while Mason City Illini Central defeated Nokomis 52-38.  Illini Central is coached by former Stewardson-Strasburg Coach John Giesler.

Today, Lanark Eastland will take on Nokomis for third place at 12:15pm, while Madison will play Illini Central for the 1A championship at 2pm.

In 2A semifinal action Friday night, South Holland Seton Academy downed Winnebago 62-37 while Harrisburg defeated St. Joe-Ogden 53-43.

Tonight, Winnebago will play St. Joe-Ogden at 6:30pm for third place, while Seton Academy will take on Harrisburg for the 2A championship at 8:15pm.