(NEWTON) In Girls High School Basketball last night –

Newton swept two games at home against Effingham St. Anthony

  • The Lady Eagles won the varsity game, 59-50

Camryn Martin had a double/double with 18 points and 10 rebounds, Macy Barthelemy added 14 points and Karasyn Martin had 13 points.

  • Newton also won the shortened junior varsity game, 13-8

The junior varsity squad finishes the year at 16-2, 6-0 against LIC teams, The varsity Lady Eagles end the regular season at 19-10, 5-2 in the LIC.

Newton will host Flora tomorrow at 1:00 in Class 2A Regional action.

(OLNEY) In Girls High School Basketball last night –

There were two other LIC teams in non-conference action

  • Paris beat Altamont, 52-42
  • Mt. Carmel beat Wayne City/Cisne, 57-23

Here’s some other area downstate results

  • Woodlawn beat Carmi in overtime, 38-37
  • Hamilton County beat Benton, 58-54
  • Sandoval/Odin/Patoka beat South Central, 59-46
  • Effingham beat Mt. Zion, 38-29
  • Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City beat Ramsey, 54-32
  • Salem beat East Alton-Wood River, 65-37

Some of the IHSA Girls Basketball Regionals start tomorrow, with all Regionals in all four classes to finish up next week.