Stinging Loss


By WSIL Sports

SALEM -- The Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City Hornets are headed back to the Girls' 1A State Semi-finals after beating Goreville for the second consecutive year at the Salem Supersectional.

6-1 senior Micah Jones scored 23 points to lead the Hornets to a 70-57 overtime win. Both teams had chances to win the game in regulation, but both teams turned it over and did not even get off a shot.

CHBC then went on to outscore Goreville 15-2 in the extra session for the win.

For the Blackcats, it's the third straight year of having their season come to an end in the state quarterfinals. Their fantastic season wraps up at 31-2.
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