After 20 season of coaching high school basketball in Illinois. Jason Nichols will be moving to Morton College.
The Wolverines defeated usual, but young, state power in Montini 48-40 to advance to the state finals, a first for their girls program.
In Montini’s 50-21 win over Fenwick, the Broncos showed that an excellent defensive performance could not only be “gritty,” but borderline flashy.
Recap of the Montini Christmas Tournament quarterfinals
Monitini’s size and defensive pressure proved too much as the game wore on and the Lady Broncos secured a 59-41 victory over Stevenson
Montini and Benet to face off for the sectional crown yet again
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In a season full of inconsistencies a common theme may have finally emerged, and that is no team is safe in the class 4A state playoffs. Tuesday night’s action was no exception, as top seeded Montini and second seed Benet had to overcome late deficits in order to advance to the sectional finals.
There has been some shakeup in sectional assignments as No. 4 Proviso East makes the move to the Maine East sectional
Even without their starting point guard, Montini had no trouble with Loyola to improve to 21-1 on the season.
Third ranked Montini comfortably defeated number 14 Mother McAuley, 59-30 to move to 14-1 overall and 2-0 in the GCAC.