Illinois High School Basketball - Rochester edges SpringfieldJanuary 7, 2012: Rochester, IL 62563
The Rochester Rockets (Rochester, IL) basketball nipped the visiting Springfield Senators (Springfield, IL), 53-52 in Saturday's league test.
The Rockets (3-7) will now prepare for their test against Pleasant Plains (Pleasant Plains, IL). The Cardinals go into the non-league test with a 13-5 record. In their last test, Pleasant Plains got by Pawnee (Pawnee, IL), 86-31, in a non-league test.
The Senators now own a 4-11 record. They take the field next when they host Jacksonville for a Central State Eight test on Friday, January 13. Springfield will clash with a Crimsons squad coming off a 80-51 league loss to Lanphier (Springfield, IL). The Crimsons record now stands at 8-9.