Illinois High School Basketball - Benton knocked off by GorevilleDecember 7, 2019: Goreville, IL 62939
The Goreville Blackcats basketball team scored 47 points and held the visiting Benton Rangers to 35 in the Blackcats non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Blackcats now sport a 6-0 record. They put it on the line next when they host Zeigler-Royalton for a Black Diamond - West contest on Tuesday, December 10. Goreville will battle a Tornadoes team coming off a 53-45 non-league win over Thompsonville (Thompsonville, IL). The Tornadoes record now stands at 1-1.
The Rangers (4-1) will now prepare for their contest against Herrin (Herrin, IL). The Tigers enter the Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio contest with a 2-3 record.