Illinois High School Basketball - Benton beaten by FrankfortFebruary 1, 2019: West Frankfort, IL 62896
In Friday's league match, the host Frankfort Redbirds basketball team scored a good 56-40 triumph over the Benton Rangers.
In their next game, the Redbirds meet the Massac County Patriots (Metropolis, IL) in a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio match, on Monday, February 4. Frankfort will attempt to move on its 17-8 season record. The Patriots enter the match with a 15-9 record after their 67-65 non-league loss to Carterville (Carterville, IL).
With the defeat, Benton moves to 17-8 on the year. The Rangers host Vandalia (Vandalia, IL) to meet the Vandals in a non-league match on Saturday, February 2. The Vandals enter the match with a record of 16-9. Vandalia won 50-47 in their recent league match against Southwestern (Piasa, IL)