Orion Wins Regional Title

Orion won an IHSA Class 2A Regional Championship on their home floor by beating Fulton 41-39 Friday night. The Chargers’ Josh Johnson got fouled and made a lay-up with under 30 seconds left in the game to put Orion ahead. Johnson led Orion with 15 points. With the win, the Chargers advance to the Class 2A Riverdale Sectional next week, where they will play Bureau Valley on Tuesday night.


A complete look at area regional championship results below.


Class 2A


Orion Regional: Orion 41 Fulton 39

Sherrard Regional: Sterling Newman 49 Erie-Prophetstown 37

Princeton Regional: Bureau Valley 63 Spring Valley Hall 60

Monmouth-Roseville Regional: Warsaw 39 Monmouth-Roseville 32


Class 1A


Annawan Regional: Wethersfield 63 Roanoke-Benson 56

Princeville Regional: Ottowa Marquette 55 Princeville 43