Eureka Girls, Tremont Boys Win McLean County/HOIC Basketball Tournament Titles
The 2020 McLean County/HOIC Girls and Boys Basketball Tournaments have concluded with one familiar champion and one newly-crowned champion.
On the girls side, #2 Eureka won its fourth consecutive championship with a 62-48 win over #4 Fieldcrest. #9 EPG made a great run to claim third place with a win over #6 Fisher. #5 Lexington took fifth place with a victory over #7 Heyworth and #8 Tremont took down #11 Tri-Valley for the consolation championship.
In the boys tournament, #3 Tremont claimed its first tournament title with a 64-61 win over #4 EPG. It was EPG’s second consecutive closely-contested runner-up finish. #1 Fieldcrest edged #2 Dee-Mack in the third place game while #5 Ridgeview downed #7 Tri-Valley for fifth place. #9 Flanagan-Cornell defeated #11 GCMS in the battle of the Falcons for the consolation championship.
Thank you to everyone who organized, managed, worked, volunteered, and attended this year’s tournaments.
Final brackets are linked below: