Illinois High School Softball - Burlington Central holds off Chicago ChristianMay 12, 2018: Burlington, IL 60109
Burlington Central Rockets (Burlington, IL) backers exited the stadium thrilled Saturday as they saw their softball squad nip the visiting Chicago Christian Knights (Palos Heights, IL), 5-3 in a non-league challenge.
The Rockets now own a 15-5 record. They take the field next when they host Marengo for a Kishwaukee River challenge on Monday, May 14. Burlington Central will battle a Indians squad coming off a 7-2 league win over Woodstock North (Woodstock, IL). The Indians record now stands at 20-4.
With the loss, Chicago Christian falls to 23-4 on the campaign. The Knights travel to Momence (Momence, IL) to battle the Redskins in a non-league challenge on Saturday, May 12. The Redskins enter the challenge with a record of 10-9. Momence won 12-10 in their recent non-league challenge against IC Catholic Prep (Elmhurst, IL)