Lady Blues Host Lake Forest College

Jacksonville, Ill., — The Lady Blues women’s basketball team of Illinois College (IC) will welcome the Lake Forest Foresters to Sherman Gymnasium on Wednesday, Jan. 24, for a conference match-up.

Location: Illinois College, 1101 W College Ave, Jacksonville, IL 62650

Wednesday’s game is set for 7:30 PM CT, with Jason Schmitz, Royce King, and Kelly Hill as your crew of officials.

The Foresters (8-9, 6-4 MWC) and the Lady Blues (5-12, 2-6 MWC) last saw each other on Dec. 6, in which IC handed Lake Forest their first loss in the Midwest Conference in a 73-62 decision. Now deep into the season with tournament play just around the corner, both squads look to make every game count.

Coach Tills and the Foresters are coming off a 74-70 victory over conference opponent Monmouth where freshman guard Kelsey Burton led Lake Forest with 28 points and 13 rebounds. Holding on to fourth place in the MWC and a two-game win streak, Lake Forest will be ready for some get back.

Coach McCormick and the IC Lady Blues successfully defended home court in the first of a three-game home stretch against Kaskaskia College. Illinois secured the 71-63 victory behind junior Brielle Greenleaf’s 24 points. The Lady Blues are seventh in conference standings, as they look to sweep the Foresters in this seasons series.

Be sure to watch the game live here, and follow IC Athletics and Forester Athletics for updates.

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