Junior High Boys Basketball: Onarga/Iroquois West 8th Grade advances to State

by Scott R Schultz

Junior High Boys Basketball: Onarga/Iroquois West 8th Grade advances to State

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

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