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Scholar Bowl Blackcats prepare for end of season

Posted March 6, 2013 by Joe Rehana in Community
Goreville Blackcats take on Carrier Mills in this file photo from Dec. 11, 2012.

Goreville Blackcats take on Carrier Mills in this file photo from Dec. 11, 2012.

The Goreville High School Scholar Bowl team competed Monday night in a regional tournament held at Carterville High School where the Blackcats made it to the semi-finals by defeating Anna-Jonesboro 100-80 before falling to Carterville in the semi-final round.

The team is scheduled for its last tournament to take place March 14 at Shawnee Community College, sponsored by the Regional Office of Education with high schools from the five counties to attend.

“We won the tournament last year and hoping to defend our title this year,” said Scholar Bowl coach Charlotte Leal.

The Junior High Scholar Bowl team will complete its season next week as well as Cobden is to compete with Goreville March 13 at 9 a.m. in Goreville.