Thursday, February 15, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Chicago Bulls power forward Bobby Portis visits Irving Middle School on Feb. 14. | Courtesy District 89
The Maywood Irving Tigers basketball team has been riding on a cloud lately. The team made history on Feb. 7, when they defeated Calumet City Dolton, 42 to 38, during a game in Markham to advance to the Elite 8 in the Illinois Elementary School Association’s state basketball tournament.