Hillsboro & Gillespie Victorious In Regional, Comets To Face Miners Wednesday

In the Class 2A boys’ basketball regional at Greenville Monday night, Hillsboro beat Litchfield 69 to 54 and Gillespie defeated Carlinville 74 to 47.

The Greenville Comets will play Gillespie in the semifinals about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The first game Wednesday, at 6 o’clock, will be Hillsboro against Nashville.

The winners on Wednesday night will meet at 7 p.m. Friday for the regional championship.