Illinois High School Basketball - Frankfort tipped by BentonDecember 14, 2018: Benton, IL 62812
The Benton Rangers basketball team scored 49 points and held the visiting Frankfort Redbirds to 47 in the Rangers league triumph on Friday.
The Rangers now sport a 7-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Nashville for a non-league contest on Saturday, December 15. Benton will meet a Hornets team coming off a 61-23 league win over Sparta (Sparta, IL). The Hornets record now stands at 9-0.
The Redbirds (4-4) will now prepare for their contest against Goreville (Goreville, IL). The Blackcats enter the non-league contest with a 4-4 record. In their last contest, Goreville was nudged by Thompsonville (Thompsonville, IL), 61-44, in a non-league contest.