The Roxana Shells will face the host Staunton Bulldogs Friday night at 7:30 pm for a Class 2A regional championship. 

Last night at the Staunton 2A regional:

Roxana                        42

Southwestern            29

(Roxana:  23-7)

 

 

Staunton                  50

Carlinville                 42         (O.T.)

 

The Piasa Birds led the Shells by five points at halftime (17-12) after Roxana scored just one point in the second quarter.

Southwestern led 21-15 in the third quarter when the Shells finished the 3rd period on a 12-0 run…..to take a 27-21 lead into the 4th period. 

Roxana’s Hunter Reine led all scorers with 19 points.  Charlie Sheets added 10 while Matt Harnett added 7 (all in the 4th quarter).  Southwestern got a team high 11 points from Erick Sosa in a losing cause. 

Roxana basketball coach Mark :

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Southwestern basketball coach Jason :

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