- Fairbury News staff
Hawks fly over Eagles
Gage Steidinger puts up a shot Friday night against Rantoul.
Prairie Central wins the Illini Prairie Conference opener against Rantoul Friday night in boys high school basketball action 65-49.
Tyler Curl was leading scorer with 18, followed by Dylan Bazzell with 17, Camden Palmore had 14, Gage Steidinger contributed 8, Drew Fehr had 6 and Avery Elder chipped in 2 points.
The game was broadcast on Fairbury News with Marc Strauss calling the play by play. Next up for the Hawks is a road game against St. Joe-Ogden Tuesday night.