Teams of the Week: Urbana Uni High at top
URBANA UNI HIGH BOYS' BASKETBALL
The Illineks (8-4) posted a statement win by topping a two-loss Paxton-Buckley-Loda team on the road. Coach Al Renner's first squad is paced by a strong veteran presence. Ten of 12 varsity players are seniors.
SHILOH GIRLS' BASKETBALL
The Raiders (16-4) posted double-digit victories against two Little Okaw Valley Conference foes, highlighted by a 40-point performance from senior Larissa Moses. A sixth successive 20-win season is in the works.
UNITY BOYS' BASKETBALL
The Rockets (11-2) survived a close call on the road (51-49 at Maroa-Forsyth and one night later registered their 10th consecutive victory in a 65-55 Kesslers Shootout triumph against Casey-Westfield.
HERITAGE GIRLS' BASKETBALL
The Hawks (11-6) received points from all 12 of their squad members during a 2-0 week that kept the team unbeaten in LOVC action. For the seventh and eighth straight games, Heritage hit three-pointers.