CM Lady Eagles Win Close Game Against East St Louis At Home

BETHALTO – Civic Memorial Lady Eagles and the East St. Louis Lady Flyers had a rematch from last year’s regional championship game where the Lady Eagles beat the Lady Flyers 64 to 58. Monday night, the Lady Eagles won another close game and beat the Flyers 57 to 54.

In the first quarter the Lady Eagles jumped out to a 14 to 12 lead over the Flyers. In the second quarter the Eagles and the Flyers went into the locker room all tied up at 29 apiece.

In the third quarter the Eagles were able to get a 6-point (41-34) lead going into the final quarter. In the final quarter East St Louis wouldn’t go down without a fight. they kept it tight till the buzzer, but the Lady Eagles held on to take the win.

CM had three girls in double figures, Avari Combes with 16 points Olivia Durbin with 15 points and Avery Huddleston with 11 points. East St Louis was led by Shakara Mccline and Alicia Cross with 14 points and Ryale Mosley with 11 points.

Chris Rhodes
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