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.