Illinois High School Basketball - Springfield overwhelms RochesterJanuary 28, 2012: Springfield, IL 62704
Fans at Saturday's league challenge between the Springfield Senators (Springfield, IL) and the visiting Rochester Rockets (Rochester, IL), saw Springfield's basketball squad trounce Rochester by a score of 52-30.
With the victory, Springfield improves its record to 7-14 on the campaign. The Senators host Glenwood (Chatham, IL) to battle the Titans in a Central State Eight challenge on Friday, February 3. The Titans come into the challenge with a record of 21-3. Glenwood won 44-41 in their recent league challenge against Southeast (Springfield, IL)
Next up, the Rockets battle the Riverton Hawks (Riverton, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Tuesday, January 31. Rochester will attempt to improve on its 6-14 season record. The Hawks come into the challenge with a 16-3 record after their 63-32 non-league win over Mt. Pulaski (Mt. Pulaski, IL).