Amboy headed to Elite Eight

First Sectional win in 35 years


MARSEILLES – The Amboy Lady Clippers are headed to the Elite Eight after a thrilling 39-35 victory over Newark in the championship game of the Ottawa Marquette Class 1A Sectional on Feb. 14 at Marseilles.

The Lady Clippers will play defending Class 1A state champion Danville Schlarman in the Pontiac Supersectional on Monday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. Schlarman blasted Colfax Ridgeview, 56-24, to win the Decatur St. Teresa Sectional.