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6th Grade basketball

Posted March 15, 2012 by Joe Rehana in Sports

Blackcat Brodie Conley shoots against the Carrier Mills Wildcats at the 31st Annual Eldorado Youth Athletics 6th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament Monday night in Eldorado. The Blackcats are the defending tournament champions and defeated the Wildcats 41-11 and will play next against Herrin on Saturday morning at 10:15. The tournament hosts 16 teams from the region in addition to a three-point shootout. Currently the 6th grade team has an 8-6 record with no less than two games left to play in their season, both on Saturday in the tourney, while the 5th grade team finished their season last week with an 8-4 record.