Posted On: 10/30/18 5:00 PM

 The field is set for the Sager Strong Shootout, will be held on Saturday, December 8 at MICDS. Proceeds for the event will be donated to the Sager Strong Foundation, named after the late Craig Sager, the legendary National Basketball Association reporter who passed away from Leukemia in 2016.

 The five-game event features teams from Missouri matched up against teams from Metro east and Southern Illinois.


 Clayton vs. Pinckneyville, noon

 Duchesne vs. Freeburg, 1:30 p.m.

 Priory vs. Breese Mater Dei, 3 p.m.

 MICDS vs. Jerseyville, 4:30 p.m.

 Christian-O’Fallon vs. Mascoutah, 6 p.m


Players to Watch


Connor Diecker 6’5″ Freeburg

Tyler Jowett 6’5″ Mascoutah

Aly Keys 6’8″ Mascoutah

Malik Green 6’2″ Mascoutah



Luke Ervie 6’0″ Freeburg

Caleb Zurliene 6’4″ Mater Dei

Charlie Ferricks 6’0″ Priory

Hunter Chestnut-Perry 6’3″ Clayton



Sharrod Alexander 5’10” Christian O’Fallon

Harrison Wilmsen 6’7″ Priory

Jack Pronger 6’6″ MICDS

Kalin Black 6’2″ Christian-O’Fallon

Aaron Hendricks 6’5″ MICDS



Brandon Mitchell 6’4″ MICDS

Kristian Davis 6’2″ Christian-O’Fallon

Raynard Horry 5’9″ Christian-O’Fallon