Things that were written before that Maine South vs. Simeon game, “Okay, I feel like I have a bit more of a handle on things this week.” Maine South is … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider’s girls basketball top-20: March 7
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But in the end, none of that mattered as the Wolverines erased a 16 point deficit to defeat the defending and previously unbeaten state champions Morton 45-44.
The Wolverines defeated usual, but young, state power in Montini 48-40 to advance to the state finals, a first for their girls program.
Rankings for the week of 2/16/20
In a game that saw eight lead changes, and no leads greater than six points, a late Evanston run sealed the 54-48 victory for an impressive non-conference win for the Wildkits.
Maybe it was a bit early to write off Mother McAuley. The Mighty Macs had a very nice win over Libertyville and took care of business against their other opponents. … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider’s Girls Basketball top-20: Week One
Rankings for the week of 2/17/19
Down as many as five points with just four minutes to go, the Redwings turned the tide in all facets of the game before eventually taking the lead for good courtesy of Kendall Holmes three pointer for a 71-66 win.
Easy come, easy go. York made their first appearance in the top-20 last week and were promptly beaten by Naperville North. What’s going on with Bolingbrook? I am giving them … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider’s girls basketball top-20: Week 6
Saturdays contest between the #12 ranked Simeon Lady Wolverines and the #6 Nazareth Roadrunners proved to be the matchup that everyone had hoped for. Despite trailing for three quarters Simeon used a dominating fourth quarter to defeat Nazareth 57-48 on Saturday afternoon.
We are officially over one month into a season. Thanksgiving tournaments are long behind us, Christmas tourneys are just around the corner, and we’ve finally established a little bit of … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider girls basketball top-20: Week 5
Um, okay then. That was a wild week. A couple of shootouts, a few upsets sprinkled in with the start of the conference season. Simeon, what in the world are … Continue Reading Illinois Preps Insider’s girls basketball top-20: Week 3
Simeon’s 64-53 win over Whitney Young sets up their much anticipated matchup with Orr
Another week, another releasing of seeds. Since everyone seemed to enjoy our predictions for the girls seeding, we though we would try our luck with the boys side.