Illinois High School Basketball - Orion nips AllemanDecember 27, 2018: Orion, IL 61273
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Orion Chargers (Orion, IL) and the visiting Alleman Pioneers (Rock Island, IL), saw Orion's basketball squad hold off Alleman by a count of 49-46.
With the victory, Orion upgrades its record to 8-5 on the campaign. The Chargers travel to Wethersfield (Wethersfield, CT) to play the Eagles in a non-league challenge on Sunday, December 30. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 2-4. Wethersfield won 73-63 in their recent non-league challenge against Ledyard (Ledyard, CT)
Next up, the Pioneers play the Stark County Rebels (Toulon, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Friday, December 28. Alleman will attempt to upgrade on its 6-8 season record. The Rebels come into the challenge with a 2-5 record after their 66-53 non-league loss to Riverdale (Port Byron, IL).