Middle School Hoops: Urbana Boys Defeat Franklin, Lady Pirates Topple to Troy


The Urbana 8th-grade boys team defeated Franklin 40-25 on Saturday.

Drew Dixon led the Hillclimbers with 14 points and Roman Swain scored 12 points.

The 7th-grade team also defeated Franklin 34-23 on Saturday.

Leading the Hillclimbers was Mekhi Peterson with 9 points and Andrew Vactor II added 7 points.


Saturday, the 7th-grade Riverside Lady Pirates lost to Troy Christian 23-6.

The 8th-grade team beat Troy Christian 28-11.

Leading the Pirates was Valerie Knight netting 10 points and Randi Doyle added 7 points.