While the night celebrated the 50th anniversary of one of the greatest high school basketball teams in state history, Evanston celebrated a 81-66 win over Oak Park-River Forest to win their second game against ranked opponents on back to back nights.
New Trier earned a comfortable 51-35 win, holding GBS to just 11 second half points to improve to 6-1 in the CSL South.
With seeds being released tomorrow, we take a crack at picking the top-4 seeds for the class 4A sectionals.
Usually known for their high pressure defense to try and speed teams up, the No. 4 Roadrunners, slowed things down a bit in the second half by switching to a zone look. The change in scheme worked, as Nazareth only gave up 16 second half points to defeat Whitney 64-49, and improving their record to 22-2 overall record.
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The end is near With seeds being released this Thursday, most teams only have one more game to improve their resume before entering seeding meetings. Teams like Whitney Young and … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider’s girls basketball rankings: Week 9
Propelled by a 23 point fourth quarter, Fenwick defeated DePaul 61-51 to remain undefeated in Chicago Catholic League play, but the win did little to dampen Tom Kleinschmidt’s special night
Trinity knocked off Glenbard South 41-31, holding the Raiders to their second lowest point total of the season.
Lane clinched sole the White-North title after erasing an early 17 points against Schurz.
Prospect came out of the gate by scoring 19 points in the first quarter and never looked back as they cruised to a 62-36 win to improve to 14-4 on the season.
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Despite playing without one of their leading scorers in Milos Dugalic due to injury, Maine West knocked off Highland Park 48-45 to pull level with Highland Park atop the CSL North.
Andrew Anderson’s 20 point, eight rebound and five assist game helped Hyde Park deal with a hostile environment to pull out an important 66-64 overtime victory
There has been some shakeup in sectional assignments as No. 4 Proviso East makes the move to the Maine East sectional