INCOMING EAGLE. CWC’s Devin Rankin (right) takes a three-point attempt while Day School’s Grant Bivins soars to block the shot on Tuesday, January 7, at McDougal-Evers Gymnasium. The Bulldogs won the game 68-65 in overtime.
SECOND PLACE. The Carmi-White County seventh grade Lady Bullpup basketball team finished second at the NEC tournament on Saturday, January 11, at Washington Attendance Center. CWC defeated Fairfield and fell to Olney in the championship game.
The game was sealed when CJ Richardson connected on two free throws in the fourth quarter leading the Fighting Cardinals to the 46-35 victory over Red Bud Saturday.
A Carmi native has been included in the latest induction class of the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.