The host Streetsboro boys basketball team improved to 8-6 overall and 7-2 in the Portage Trail Conference Metro Division after posting an 87-70 victory over Ravenna Jan. 25.
The Rockets jumped out of the gate to take a 28-13 lead after one quarter of play and they scored 26 points in the final eight minutes.
Five players reached double digits for Streetsboro. Paul Jenkins led the Rockets with 23 points and Jordan Matusik had 21 points. Also reaching double figures were Devin Rencher (13), Brandon Gency (11) and Dorian Williams (11).
Streetsboro posted a 59-39 win in the junior varsity contest. Reggie Dublin led the Rockets with 13 points.
For more, see the Jan. 30 edition of the Streetsboro Gateway News.