BOTH LADY INDIANS AND SALUKIS LOSE IN LIC QUARTERFINALS

Both the Lawrenceville Lady Indians and Red Hill Lady Salukis lost in quarterfinal play of the revamped Little Illini Conference Girls Basketball Tournament Monday night.  At Newton, the Lady Indians had a three game winning streak snapped as they were beaten by Flora 47-40. They are now 11-10 and will play Robinson in the consolation bracket semi-finals. The Lady Salukis lost their third game in a row and second in a row to Marshall 69-44 at Robinson. Caitlyn Bowersock had 16 points and Kyleigh Richards and Hannah Murray 11 each in the loss. The Lady Salukis are now 5-7 and will play Casey in consolation bracket play Tuesday at 5 p.m.