The Eastland Girls Basketball team has advanced to the IHSA Class 1A Regionals in Galena, where they will play the Galena Pirates tonight, February 8th, at 7:00 p.m.
The 2018-2019 Eastland Girls Basketball Team is a strong one, with players like Erin Henze, Lydia Coatney and Emily Janssen on the varsity team. Henze and Coatney both surpassed 1,000 points during this season. The entire team is rock solid, and it shows in the varsity team’s conference record of 12-0, and an overall record of 26-4.
The Lady Cougars recently won a neutral playoff game against Galena on February 6th, with a final score of 48-31. They will face off with the same team tonight, in hopes to continue a 12 game winning streak.
If you’re a girls’ basketball fan, get out and show your support for these amazing female athletes. They have put in a lot of time and dedication to winning these games, and they deserve the support of all their fans. The team is looking for supporters for tonight’s game in Galena. Admission is $5 per person.