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Salem Hits First 22 FTs In Win Over Tribe

The Salem Wildcats made their first 22 free throws of the game last night, and pulled away from Carlyle in the second half in a 66-46 victory to close out the Cahokia Conference.  The Wildcats got 18 points and 6 rebounds from Jake Harness, Brett Whitney added 12, Eric Burbaker 10 points 7 rebounds and…read more »

Girl Bowlers 2nd Sectionals

Lady Cats Bowling Season Comes To An End

The Salem Lady Wildcats bowling season is done after at 16th place finish after the first day of the State Bowling Tournament in Rockford.  The top 12 from yesterday advance to today’s final day. Three of the teams who advanced with Salem out of Sectionals sit in the top 6.  O’Fallon leads the way, 75…read more »

Girl Bowlers 2nd Sectionals

Lady Cat Bowlers Begin State Today

Steve Ludwig leads the Salem Lady Wildcats back for a repeat trip to the state bowling tournament today in Rockford.  Salem features Seniors Jenna Cole, Maliyah Hamilton and Kayla Smith.  Sophomores Chloe Clark and Emily Johnson along with freshmen Abby Cunningham, Keelie Gass and Sarah Sauter. Joining Salem competing as a team are Belleville East,…read more »


Wildcats Welcome Tribe Tonight

The Salem Wildcats will close down their Cahokia Conference schedule tonight when they host Carlyle.  Salem enters at 15-11 overall and 5-4 in the league, a half game ahead of Wesclin in the race for 3rd place.  Salem sits a game behind Breese Central who has 2 Conference games left.  Columbia leads the way at…read more »

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