Effingham improved to 5-0 in the Apollo Conference with 60-38 win over Salem. Effingham jumped out to an 11 point lead after one quarter, and led 31-19 at the half. Salem cut the lead by two in the third quarter, but the Hearts pulled away with a 18-6 4th quarter, giving them their 10th win of the year.
Effingham, now 10-5 overall, was led by Grant Wolfe’s 20 points. Jacob Donaldson also had 19 for the Hearts. Effingham will be back in action on Thursday at the Salem Invitational taking.