The Rodger O. Borror Middle School eighth grade boys basketball team defeated Chillicothe 34-32 Monday.

The young Hurricane, 3-1 on the year, won the game on Kendal France’s steal and layup with 5 seconds to play.

“The boys are playing hard and improving every day,” ROB coach Randall Davis said. “It was a great game by both sides. It came down to the last 10 seconds.”

Matt Butcher was top scorer with 17 points.

Peyton Hibbard had 6 points and Brandon Glass added 4. For France, the game-winning layup gave him 3 points in the game. Ben Zerby and Brady Vilvens had 2 points each.

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