Washington High School Basketball - Connell can't hold off Kiona-BentonJanuary 24, 2020: Benton City, WA 99320
The Connell Eagles basketball team (Connell, WA), was nudged 58-54 in Friday's league battle with the host Kiona-Benton Bears (Benton City, WA)
The Bears now possess a 7-8 record. They put it on the line next when they host Naches Valley for a non-league battle on Tuesday, January 28. Kiona-Benton will battle a Rangers team coming off a 97-59 league loss to Zillah (Zillah, WA). The Rangers record now stands at 12-4.
The Eagles (2-13) will now prepare for their test against Wahluke (Mattawa, WA). The Warriors go into the 1A South Central - East test with a 9-7 record. In their last test, Wahluke was tipped by River View (Kennewick, WA), 73-66, in a league test.