The Onarga/Iroquois West 8th grade boys basketball team defeated Lansing Heritage 41-40 in the Class 8 3-A Gibson City-Melvin Sibley Sectional to advance to the State Quarterfinal round.
They will face Winfield Wheaton Christian at 1:00pm on Saturday, February 10th. The State Final rounds will be played at Tolono Unity Junior High.
Other area schools that were in the Sectional rounds were:
8 1-A; Cresent City Sectional
Cissna Park fell to Pontiac St. Marys, 48-15
8 2-A; Peoria Christian Sectional
Dwight was defeated by Peoria Hieghts St. Thomas, 47-27
8 4-A; Kankakee Sectional
Kankakee lost to Urbana Middle School, 41-40