High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Feb. 13, 2013
Girls Indoor Track & Field
Thornwood triangular: Ashley Nosike was tops in the high jump (4 feet) and long jump (14 feet, 7 inches) as Thornwood won 11 events in the nonscoring meet that included Kankakee and Julian. The Thunderbirds also received wins from Janaia Carter in the 60-yard high hurdles (9.65 seconds) and Krysta Dean in the 440-yard run (1 minute, 8.52 seconds).
St. Xavier 95, Purdue-North Central 47: Brad Karp contributed 20 points and seven rebounds for host St. Xavier (25-4, 21-2) in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference. Dominique Harvey (11 rebounds), Anthony Grant (6 assists) and Shane Zackery added 12 points apiece for the Cougars.
St. Ambrose 25-24-25-27-15, St. Xavier 14-26-17-29-8: Justin Cousin totaled 11 kills and 13 digs to lead visiting St. Xavier (2-10, 2-6) in the Mid-America Men’s Volleyball Intercollegiate Conference. Dan French tacked on 39 assists for the Cougars and Sean Blackwood had 10 kills.
St. Xavier 73, Robert Morris 68: Morgan Stuut scored 27 points -- surpassing the 1,000-mark for her career -- in guiding host St. Xavier (23-5). Stuut also grabbed 17 rebounds, giving her a school record 319 for the season. Suzie Broski added 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Cougars.
Contributing: Josh Krockey