Illinois High School Basketball - Putnam County knocked off by Roanoke-BensonDecember 8, 2017: Roanoke, IL 61561
The Roanoke-Benson Rockets basketball team scored 38 points and held the visiting Putnam County Panthers to 29 in the Rockets league triumph on Friday.
The Rockets now sport a 5-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Peoria Heights for a non-league contest on Tuesday, December 12. Roanoke-Benson will battle a Patriots team coming off a 78-48 league loss to Lewistown (Lewistown, IL). The Patriots record now stands at 1-5.
The Panthers (0-6) will now prepare for their contest against Woodland (Streator, IL). The Warriors enter the Tri-County contest with a 1-8 record.