Junior Cats

Junior High boy’s Blackcats remain undefeated at 9-0

By Mike McGinnis After starting the season by winning the Egyptian Early Bird Tournament, the Goreville Junior High boy’s basketball team has continued its unbeaten streak. On Nov. 8, the Junior Blackcats notched a road win a...


Junior High girls defeat West Frankfort in overtime

By Mike McGinnis On Tuesday of last week, the Goreville Junior High girl’s basketball team picked up a 55-53 overtime win at West Frankfort.  Goreville trailed 38-30 after three quarters, but the Junior Lady Blackcats rallie...


Jr. Blackcats win Egyptian Tourney

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville Junior High boys’ basketball team won the Egyptian Early Bird tournament last Friday with a 49-46 win over Meridian in the championship contest. The victory pushed the Junior Blackcats season re...


Junior Cats start season with Unity Point Tourney

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville Junior High girl’s basketball team started their season by competing in the Unity Point Tournament, where the Junior Lady Blackcats finished with a 2-1 record. Goreville lost to De Soto in their...



Jr. Blackcats end regular season, start regional play

The Goreville Junior High boy’s basketball squad completed regular season play with two victories last week.  The Junior Cats head into the post season with a 21-1 record.  They are in the Cobden regional, with their first ...


Jr. Lady Cats advance to State semi-finals

The Goreville Junior High girl’s basketball team picked up a 49-26 win over Pinckneyville in the Junior Lady Cats’ opening round game at the state tournament at Rend Lake College last Friday.  With the win  Goreville adva...


Jr. Lady Cats next Stop, state tourney

The Goreville Junior High girls’ basketball team won the Cobden Class M regional championship last Saturday by defeating Unity Point, 38-24. The Junior Lady Cats now move onto the state tournament at Rend Lake College, where ...


Jr. Blackcats defeat ZR 65-26

The Goreville Junior High boys’ basketball squad improved its season record to 19-1 with a 65-26 win at Zeigler-Royalton on Wednesday of last week.  The Junior Cats wind up their regular season with a game at Vienna this Thu...



Junior High Blackcats defeat Unity Point

On Wednesday of last week, the Goreville junior high boy’s basketball squad pushed its season record to 14-1 with a 48-40 win over Unity Point, in a game played at Goreville. Braden Webb with 17 points and Tanner Dunn with 14...


Junior High Lady Cats fall to Johnston City

Last Monday night, the Goreville junior high girl’s basketball team lost a road contest at Johnston City, by the score of 40-22. The defeat was just the second of the year for the Junior Lady Cats, and puts their season recor...