Lady Cats

Lady Cats win Sectional title in overtime

Lady Cats join “Elite 8” in State The Goreville Lady Blackcats defeated Wayne City in overtime 41-40 Thursday evening in the Trico Class 1A Sectional tournament claiming their fourth straight IHSA Sectional Champion...


Lady Cats advance to Sectional finals

By Mike McGinnis On Monday night, the Goreville High School girls basketball team defeated Cobden in the opening round of the Trico sectional by the score of 76-51.  With the win the Lady Blackcats advance to the sectional cha...


Lady Cats finish regular season, start regional

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Goreville High School girls’ basketball team concluded its regular season with a 49-30 home loss to Sesser-Valier.  Goreville trailed 27-16 at halftime and 43-22 heading into the fourth qu...


Lady Cats defeat Vienna, Zeigler-Royalton on the road

Coach Mike Helton reaches 400th career victory By Mike McGinnis On Wednesday of last week, the Goreville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Vienna, 71-45, at Vienna.  The Lady Blackcats jumped out to a 24-12 first q...



Lady Cats finish Eldorado Classic 3-2

Haley Darnell named to All-tournament team By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School girls’ basketball team lost to Harrisburg, 62-50, in Saturday’s third place contest, to finish the Eldorado Mid-Winter Classic with a 3-2...


Lady Cats up two at Eldorado Winter Classic tournament

By Mike McGinnis Last Monday, the Goreville High School girls’ basketball team notched its second win at the Eldorado tournament by defeating Vienna, 66-57.  The Lady Blackcats trailed 11-10 after the first quarter before th...


Darnell hits 1000

Goreville Lady Blackcat Haley Darnell hit her 1000th point while recently playing against Benton making her only the 11th Lady Cat in school history to achieve this milestone.


Lady Cats defeat host Benton at tourney

By Mike McGinnis On Monday of last week, the Goreville High School girls basketball team defeated host Benton, 55-52, to win third place at the Benton Rangerette Christmas Classic Tournament.  The Lady Blackcats completed tour...



Lady Cats win two, lose two at Benton Tourney

By Mike McGinnis Dec. 27 The Goreville High School girls basketball team lost to Carterville, 71-51, in their first round game at the Benton Rangerette Classic Tournament last Friday.  The Lady Blackcats held a 31-28 halftime ...


Carterville slips past the Lady Cats

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School girls’ basketball team lost to Carterville last Saturday, 59-50, in a non-conference contest at Goreville. Carterville’s 16-12 lead after the first quarter grew to 30-22 at halftim...