Illinois High School Basketball - Beardstown holds off Rushville-IndustryJanuary 4, 2019: Rushville, IL 62681
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Beardstown Tigers (Beardstown, IL) and the host Rushville-Industry Rockets (Rushville, IL), saw Beardstown's basketball squad hold off Rushville-Industry by a tally of 53-46.
With the victory, Beardstown improves its record to 11-5 on the campaign. The Tigers host Astoria/VIT (Astoria, IL) to confront the Rebels in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, January 8. The Rebels come into the challenge with a record of 2-11. Astoria/VIT lost 69-46 in their recent league challenge against Bushnell-Prairie City (Bushnell, IL)
Next up, the Rockets confront the Barry Western Wildcats (Barry, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Saturday, January 5. Rushville-Industry will attempt to improve on its 5-7 season record. The Wildcats come into the challenge with a 10-5 record after their 51-31 non-league win over Griggsville-Perry (Griggsville, IL).