Blackcats

Blackcats win back-to-back games Saturday

Under a clear sunny sky with temperatures in the low-mid 70’s, Blackcats baseball fans not only soaked in the sun, but enjoyed back-to-back victories. The Goreville Blackcats team defeated Pinckneyville, 6-5 and Century, 6-2,...


Blackcats claim Class 1A Regional title in home victory

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School boys’ basketball team won its own Class 1A regional tournament last Friday with an 81-69 victory over Zeigler-Royalton.  The win moves the Blackcats into the NCOE sectional for a Tu...


Blackcats win on road over Christopher, fall to Trico in BDC contest at home

By Mike McGinnis Last Friday, the Goreville High School boys’ basketball team picked up a 81-74 win at Christopher.  The Blackcats trailed 43-35 at halftime.  Christopher held a 60-53 lead heading into the fourth quarter, b...


Blackcats dominate over Elverado in 85-23 win

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School boys’ basketball team picked up a pair of conference wins last week.  On Monday (Jan. 27), the Blackcats cruised to an 85-23 victory over Elverado at Goreville.  Goreville took a 3...



Blackcats edged out of third place at West Frankfort

Zeke Snell scores his 1000th career point, named tournament MVP By Mike McGinnis In Saturday’s third place contest at the West Frankfort Mid-Winter Classic, the Goreville High School boys’ basketball team lost to the host R...


Blackcats hold on for win over Indians at West Frankfort Mid-Winter Classic

By Mike McGinnis Last Monday, the Goreville High School boys’ basketball team picked up a 76-72 win over Johnston City at the West Frankfort Mid-Winter Classic.  The tournament will conclude with pool play on Saturday. The I...


Blackcats take 3rd at Sesser

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School boys basketball team won third place at the Sesser-Valier Holiday Tournament by defeating the host Red Devils, 60-58, on Monday of last week.  The Blackcats finished tourney play with...


Goreville competes at Sesser-Valier Holiday Tournament

By Mike McGinnis Dec. 26 vs. Waltonville In opening round action at the Sesser-Valier Holiday Tournament last Thursday, the Goreville High School boys basketball team defeated Waltonville by the score of 46-43.  The Spartans w...



Blackcats fall to Carterville Lions at home

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Goreville High School boys’ basketball team lost to Carterville, 74-60, in a non-conference game at Goreville. The Blackcats led 16-11 after the first quarter, but Carterville came back to ...


Blackcats to kick season off with Goreville Invitational

Goreville Blackcats 2013-2014 Roster: The Goreville High School Blackcats are set to kick-off the season with their second annual Goreville Invitational starting Monday evening, Dec. 2 with the Blackcats taking on the Anna-Jon...