Local basketball teams win all around
BELOIT – The St. John's/Tipton Lady Jays won a nail-bitter over the Lakeside Lady Knights, 48-46, on Tuesday to open the pre-season round robin tournament. The Blujay boys won over Lakeside 57-28.
St. John's/Tipton will now play Thunder Ridge in Downs starting at 3:30 p.m. on Friday.
Beloit Trojan boys defeated Clay Center, 61-39. The Lady Trojans also defeated Clay Center 69-46.
Beloit will now travel to Belleville on Friday to take on Republic County.
See more on Tuesday's games in the Friday's edition of the Beloit Call.
The St. John's/Tipton Blujays were host to the Trojans from Tescott on Friday. This game was a district contrast, giving the Jays added incentive to win, which they did, dominating in a 55-6 victory that ended early in the third quarter by the mercy rule. The Jays were still... [More]
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- Lady Trojans cross country place third
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