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Wightman Reaches 1,000

By Monroe County Independent | December 4, 2019

Gibault High School senior Ashlyn Wightman reached the 1,000-point milestone in the Hawks’ 66-36 loss at Chester. Gibault (5-3) next plays Thursday when they take on New Athens at 7:30 p.m. To access more content, login or subscribe to the Monroe County Independent.  If you are are not yet a subscriber you can purchase a …

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After Slow Start, Musketeers Rebound For Strong Finish At Sparta Tip-off Tournament

By Monroe County Independent | November 25, 2019

Red Bud’s girls’ basketball team began the 2019-20 season in Sparta for the Bulldogs’ Tip-Off Tournament. The Musketeers started off on the wrong foot, losing their first two games – 45-49 to Trico and 47-54 to Chester. The girls shrugged those games off and turned things around in their remaining tournament games. RBHS earned solid …

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High School Basketball Gets Underway

By Monroe County Independent | November 25, 2019

High School boys’ basketball tips off this week with tournaments at Mascoutah and Metro East Lutheran. Columbia and Waterloo head to Mascoutah on Monday. Columbia plays Nashville at 6 p.m. followed by Waterloo vs. Mascoutah (7:30 p.m.). Gibault and Valmeyer are in Edwardsville for the Metro East Lutheran Tourney. Gibault plays Odin this Monday at …

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