Illinois High School Basketball - Roanoke-Benson thwarts Peoria HeightsDecember 12, 2017: Peoria Heights, IL 61616
The Roanoke-Benson Rockets (Roanoke, IL) basketball knocked off the host Peoria Heights Patriots (Peoria Heights, IL), 58-50 in Tuesday's non-league test.
The Rockets (5-1) will now prepare for their test against DePue (DePue, IL). The Little Giants go into the Tri-County test with a 9-1 record. In their last test, DePue notched a victory over Lowpoint-Washburn (Washburn, IL), 82-18, in a league test.
The Patriots now own a 1-6 record. They play next when they host Rushville-Industry for a Prairieland test on Friday, December 15. Peoria Heights will encounter a Rockets squad coming off a 53-47 league loss to Lewistown (Lewistown, IL). The Rockets record now stands at 1-9.