Virginia High School Basketball - Benedictine nudges Hales Franciscan
(November 24, 2007: Richmond, VA 23221) Benedictine Cadets (Richmond, VA) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting Hales Franciscan Spartans (Chicago, IL), 55-53 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Benedictine upgrades its record to 2-0 on the season. The Cadets travel to Central (Champaign, IL) to encounter the Maroons in a non-league bout on Sunday, November 25. The Maroons go into the bout with a record of 2-0. Central won 57-46 in their recent non-league bout against Pekin (Pekin, IL)
Next up, the Spartans encounter the Pekin Dragons (Pekin, IL) in a non-league bout, on Sunday, November 25. Hales Franciscan will attempt to upgrade on its 1-1 season record. The Dragons go into the bout with a 0-1 record after their 57-46 non-league loss to Central (Champaign, IL).