25 Sports High School Tuesday - January 24, 2023
(25 News Now) - Tuesday night featured an absolute barnburner in a crosstown rivalry matchup in the Big 12. Peoria Richwoods outlasted Peoria High 82-80 in FIVE OVERTIMES to pick up a huge rivalry victory. Elsewhere in Peoria city action, Peoria Notre Dame beat Peoria Manual 50-41 behind Cooper Koch’s 17 points.
In the Mid-Illini, Class 3A No. 2 Metamora beat Morton 62-45 to push their winning streak to 18 games. Elsewhere in the Mid-Illini, Pekin edged Washington 54-45, East Peoria beat Canton 62-39 and Dunlap raced past Limestone 83-42.
In small schools hoops, newly-crowned HOI Tournament champion Fieldcrest followed up their tournament win with a 64-41 victory over Tremont. Also in the HOI, El Heyworth beat El Paso-Gridley 41-40 and Eureka raced past Dee-Mack 60-37. In the ICAC, Class 1A No. 6 Illini Bluffs beat Brimfield 42-29.
In girls action, Dunlap edged Peoria Richwoods 59-53 in overtime.
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