The Salem Wildcats prepare this week to open up the 69th Salem Invitational Tournament on Wednesday coming off a win Saturday over Carlyle. Salem won 53-32 behind 15 from Haddon Lybarger, Laten Wayer added 11 and Trent Boles 10. The Cats will open up in the 2nd game of the opening night with red-hot Carbondale who is coming off wins on Friday at Centralia and Saturday over Nashville 41-33.
Centralia beat Wesclin on Saturday 64-30. The Orphans hit 14 three’s as a team including 7 from Tyree Westrbook who finished with a game high 26 points. Preston Johannes added 18.
Tonight the Salem Fresh/Soph boys will play 2 games at home against Columbia.