Festus trailed by nine at halftime and one after three quarters but rallied for a 55-50 win over Hillsboro Friday at Hillsboro.
Hillsboro struggled handling the ball committing 16 turnovers. Festus turned the ball over seven times. Cole Rickermann led Festus with 18 points, while Collin Reando finished with 16 and Collin Weinhaus added 10. Noah Holland led the way for Hillsboro with 21 points and Zach Whaley added 13. The leading rebounder for Hillsboro was Zach Whaley (8)
Festus (16-5) plays at Windsor (Imperial) on Friday, February 12 at 7 p.m. Hillsboro (8-14) travels to De Soto on Friday, February 12 at 7 p.m.