HORNETS ARE REGIONAL CHAMPS!

Tom Batters
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The Eureka High School girls basketball team defeated top-seeded Peoria Christian 41-29 Thursday night to win the Class 2A Stark County Regional championship. The Hornets (22-6) will now face El Paso-Gridley at the Knoxville Sectional Tuesday. El Paso-Gridley, which is undefeated and ranked No. 2 in the state, is the last team to beat Eureka (by one point at El Paso way back on Jan. 7). Read more about the Rgional title game in the Jan. 15 edition of The Woodford Times.