Illinois High School Basketball - Bishop McNamara thwarted by Benet Academy
(January 14, 2012: Lisle, IL 60532) The Bishop McNamara Fightin' Irish basketball team (Kankakee, IL), dropped 72-53 in Saturday's league battle with the host Benet Academy Redwings (Lisle, IL)
The Redwings now possess a 12-3 record. They play next when they travel to Waubonsie Valley for a non-league battle on Monday, January 16. Benet Academy will battle a Warriors team coming off a 39-33 league win over Neuqua Valley (Naperville, IL). The Warriors record now stands at 12-1.
The Fightin' Irish (8-8) will now prepare for their battle against Marian Catholic (Chicago Heights, IL). The Spartans come into the East Suburban Catholic battle with a 9-7 record. In their last battle, Marian Catholic prevailed over Streamwood (Streamwood, IL), 81-27, in a non-league battle.