Herald-Whig

Myers leads Griggsville-Perry to 7th grade state title

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Feb. 12, 2019 2:40 am

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Michael Myers made four 3-pointers and finished with 18 points to lead the Griggsville-Perry seventh-grade boys basketball team to a 27-22 victory over Lincoln Carroll Catholic in the Class 1A state championship game on Monday night.

The Tornadoes (29-0) led from the start, though Lincoln Carroll closed to within 19-17 after three quarters. The title is the fourth in program history.