HERRIN -- Local teams went head-to-head at the Pyramid Plus Tournament on Friday, resulting in a Marion loss (56-54) and a Mt. Vernon win (63-46).
Marion and Collinsville kept it close up until the last moment when junior Ronnie Midgett hit a three-pointer to secure the Kahoks win.
Meanwhile, Mt. Vernon led most of the match-up against the Herrin Tigers, and closed it out on top.