Fremd holds off Waukegan for double overtime victory The fans at Wheeling received a late holiday present as the Fremd and Waukegan played an extra quarter of basketball on Thursday … Continue Reading Wheeling tournament quarterfinals recap
Rankings for the week of 11/25
Though it would have been completely understandable for Rolling Meadows to have felt fatigue after their first two matchups of the season, they brought the fight to Lake Zurich, opening the game on a 12-0 run before edging past the Bears 47-43 for their third win of the season.
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Glenbard West came back after dropping the opening set to win 18-25, 25-19, 25-18 to keep their hopes for a fourth consecutive state title alive.
Photos from New Trier’s 3-0 win over Evanston, and Loyola’s 3-0 win over Glenbrook South in Tuesday evenings class 3A sectional semifinal.
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Even with all the potential distractions, such as a potential matchup with St. Francis Loyola managed to cut through the St. Ignatius defense and the wind, for an important 2-0 win to keep them within reach of a GCAC conference title.
Less than two months ago, New Trier were coming off their worst stretch of the season, losing four of six games which included a double digit loss to Trinity. Since that point of the season, the Trevians have gone on a tear, rattling off 10 straight wins capped off by 67-42 win over Trinity to claim another regional title.
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Tuesday Dec. 5 No. 3 (9-0, 2-0) Maine West, 65 def. Highland Park, 25 After jumping out to a 32-3 first quarter lead, Maine West put it into cruise control … Continue Reading Girls basketball roundup: Week of 12/4
Monday Nov. 4 (6-0, 1-0) Niles North 85, Prosser 59 The rich keep on getting richer. In addition to Dravon Claybourn’s 28 points and 5 assists and Damaria Franklin’s 17 … Continue Reading Boys basketball roundup: Week of 12/4
Now that we are a few weeks into the season, here is our inaugural girls basketball top-25 for the Chicagoland area.
It’s not too often that a regular season non-conference game can tell you a whole lot about a team’s state title chances.
But Maine West’s 60-51 win over Beaver Dam (WI) during the Fremd Chicagoland Invitational Showcase did just that.
Friday Nov. 24 (4-0) Maine West 77, Hampshire 17 The Warriors continue their torrent start to the season. Sophomore Angela Dugalic had 19 points and 7 rebounds, with 13 of … Continue Reading Girls basketball roundup: Week of 11/20