Lady Cats

Lady Cats off to 2-1 start

By Mike McGinnis The Goreville High School girl’s basketball team lost at Eldorado last Thursday, by the score of 48-44.  Goreville trailed 36-18 at the half.  Eldorado was ahead 43-28 after the third quarter, but the Lady ...


Lady Cats earn post-season honors

Head Goreville High School girl’s basketball coach Mike Helton and three members of the 2012-2013 squad have received post-season honors by being selected for the Southern Illinoisan’s All-South team.  Coach Helton was nam...


Lady Cat first to earn top honors

Lady Blackcat senior Alison Webb has become the first Goreville basketball player in the program’s history to be named 1st Team All-State by both the Associated Press and the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association.  Webb wa...


Lady Cats fall in OT at Salem Super Sectional

The season ended for the Goreville High School girl’s basketball team at the Salem Class 1A supersectional last Monday night.  The Lady Blackcats lost in overtime to Cowden-Herrick-Beecher City, by the score of 70-57.  Gore...



Lady Cats Sectional Champs

The Goreville Lady Blackcats are heading to the Salem Super-sectional on Monday to take on Cowden-Herrick after their 72-33 win over the Red Hill Lady Salukis and claimed the Class 1A Goreville sectional championship. The La...


Lady Cats narrowly defeated at Eldorado tournament

Last Saturday, the Goreville High School girl’s basketball team lost to Mt. Carmel in the championship game at the Eldorado Winter Classic tournament, by the score of 73-64.  The Lady Cats were ahead at the start of the four...


Lady Cats senior squad reach, surpass 100 wins

For only the second time in the Lady Blackcats’ basketball program history has a group or individual surpassed 100 wins in their high school career. For seniors Jessica Wright, Allison Pritchett and Alison Webb, that elusive ...


Lady Cats win over Gallatin at Eldorado Winter Classic

Last Saturday, the Goreville High School girls’ basketball team opened play at the Eldorado Winter Classic tournament with a 74-32 win over Gallatin County.  The Lady Cats took control early as they led 31-1 after the first ...



Lady Cats defeat Chester, remain undefeated

The Goreville High School girls’ basketball squad remained unbeaten with an 81-32 win over Chester last Monday night at Goreville. The Lady Cats season record now stands at 17-0. Up next for Goreville is a home contest with S...


Lady Cats dominate Carmi

Last Thursday, the Goreville High School girl’s basketball squad improved its season record to 10-0 with a 67-35 win over Carmi, at Goreville. Up next for the Lady Cats is the Benton Holiday tournament, December 27-29. Gorevi...