Junior High Boys Basketball: Dwight 7th Grade wins IVC Title

by Scott R Schultz

Junior High Boys Basketball: Dwight 7th Grade wins IVC Title

Dwight Redbirds

Illinois Valley Conference 7th Grade Boys Basketball Champions


With a dominating 38-19 win over Morris Saratoga, the Dwight Redbird 7th Grade Boys Basketball team captured the Illinois Valley Conference Championship over the weekend.

Brayden Long paced the Redibird offense posting 17 points, pulling down five rebounds and five assists. Reid Legner was also in double-digits with 10 points and five steals. Clayton Peck added six points while Jack Groves rounded out the scoring with five points along with a team-leading six steals.

The Redbirds are now 11-2 on the season and are the No. 1 seed in the Seneca Regional earning a first round bye. On Monday afternoon they will face the winner of Saturday's Ogelsby Washington and Seneca opening round game.

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