The Mattoon girls basketball team picked up a big win Monday, knocking off the state ranked Charleston Trojans 70-60. Charleston entered the game ranked number 7 in Class 3A. With their win, Mattoon will be your regular season Apollo Conference champs. Each team has one conference game left on the schedule, with Mattoon holding the head-to-head advantage and a one game lead in the standing.
Sierra Thompson scored 26 for Mattoon. Mattoon’s Mariah Spurgeon was also in double figures with 14. Charleston had three players in double figures; Morgan Sherwood with 20, Paige Swango with 15, and Koty Crowder with 11.
Mattoon is now 18-7 overall and 6-2 in the Apollo. Charleston fell to 20-3 overall and 5-3 in the conference.
Teutopolis 50 Breese Mater Dei 41
Salem 44 Mt. Zion 32
St. Anthony 88 Patoka 29
Newton 61 Palestine-Hutsonville 26
Flora 53 Vandalia 50
Neoga 60 Altamont 56
Olney 46 Mt Carmel 36
Brownstown-St. Elmo 68 Cowden Herrick-Beecher City 41