High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Dec. 27, 2012
December 27, 2012 11:18PM
Updated: December 28, 2012 12:49AM
Beach Ball Classic
No. 5 St. Rita 78, Christ Presbyterian (Tenn.) 64: Dominique Matthews contributed 27 points and nine rebounds for St. Rita (7-2) in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Victor Law added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Mustangs.
No. 8 Marist 56, O’Fallon 44: L.J. McIntosh scored 24 points and pulled down seven rebounds in leading Marist (9-2) to a quarterfinal berth. Lexus Williams added 14 points, eight steals, six assists and five rebounds for the RedHawks.
Richards 47, Mount Vernon 44: Josh Meier poured in 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lift Richards (5-4). Dedrick Shannon Jr. added 12 points for the Bulldogs.
Centralia 47, St. Laurence 32: Jim Schick posted 11 points and seven rebounds for St. Laurence (3-10).
Jacksonville 89, Eisenhower 55: Nick Curta totaled 19 points to lead Eisenhower (2-6).
Hinsdale South Tournament
Glenbrook South 54, Sandburg 39: Sandburg (0-11) lost the consolation quarterfinal.
Immaculate Conception/Westmont Tournament
Evergreen Park 45, Northside Prep 42: Tony Weathersby notched 12 points for Evergreen Park (3-8) in the second-round game at Immaculate Conception.
Illiana Christian 82, Momence 33: Jon Zandstra scored 18 points and Brandon Martin added 14 points and six assists for Illiana Christian (10-6) in the small school bracket.
DuSable 68, Andrew 66: Jubril Adekoya totaled 26 points and 10 rebounds for Andrew (4-5) in the large school bracket. Aaron Williams chipped in 11 points for the Thunderbolts and Glorind Lisha had 10.
Kankakee 52, Bremen 48: Otis Lane’s 15 points were the most for Bremen (5-7) in the large school bracket.
Mount Carmel 57, LaSalle-Peru 53: Christian Searles scored 23 points and pulled down six rebounds in helping Mount Carmel (5-5) advance to the quarterfinal round.
State Farm Classic
Thornwood 70, Grayslake Central 42: Donzel Vinson racked up 19 points and Donte Thomas chipped in 13 to power Thornwood (6-5) in the Class AA consolation quarterfinal at Illinois Wesleyan.
T.F. North 42, Springfield 34: Nick Wood scored 12 points and Marquis Todd added 11 for T.F. North (10-2) in the Class AA consolation quarterfinal at Illinois Wesleyan.
Ag. Science Tournament
Evergreen Park 67, Maria 7: Sierra Riley scored nine points to pace Evergreen Park (6-6).
Ag. Science 62, Perspectives-MSA 12: Brittany Nash contributed 23 points and four rebounds for Ag. Science (13-1).
Bremen 51, Kennedy 27: Maggie Hayes poured in 11 points to show the way for Bremen (5-7).
Maine South 63, No. 5 Mother McAuley 59: Alyssa Siwek (5 steals) and Lauren Carlson had 15 points apiece in spearheading Mother McAuley (10-3) in the quarterfinal.
Timothy Christian 42, Mount Assisi 38: Terri Dearth finished with 21 points for Mount Assisi (3-11) in the consolation quarterfinal.
St. Edward 38, Chicago Christian 35: Trisha Belgrave and Anna Persenaire each had eight points for Chicago Christian (4-11) in the consolation quarterfinal.
Naples (Fla.) Shootout
No. 2 Marist 60, Naples (Fla.) Collier 22: Marist (11-2) prevailed in the consolation bracket.
Oswego East Tournament
Lemont 45, Plainfield North 44: Kim Jerantowski’s 15 points keyed Lemont (8-5) in the second round.
Argo 31, Lane Tech 30: Nariman Jaber finished with 13 points, 12 rebounds and nine blocked shots for Argo (5-5) in the second round. Sharnita Breeze added nine points and 14 rebounds for the Argonauts.
State Farm Classic
Springfield 52, No. 3 Morgan Park 38: Bhrea Griffin had 11 points to pace Morgan Park (8-2) in the large school quarterfinal at Normal Community.
T.F. South Tournament
No. 10 Crete-Monee 58, Shepard 33: Lyndzy Cox scored 14 points and Ashley Henry added 12 for Crete-Monee (14-1) in the second round of pool play. Shepard fell to 6-10.
Eisenhower 44, T.F. South 41: Germeisha McGee chalked up 16 points and Shavonne Lewis added 10 to lead Eisenhower (4-8). T.F. South fell to 4-8.
Thornwood 59, Joliet West 50: Aliyah Owens scored a team-best 14 points to propel Thornwood (6-4). In the remaining game, Thornridge (0-10) lost to Bradley 36-23.
Brother Rice Invitational: Ag. Science’s Perry Sibby won first place with a six-game pinfall total of 1,413 at Arena Bowl. Morgan Park’s Byron Lawson (1,291) was fourth and Brother Rice Maroon’s Nick Jorge (1,280) came in sixth. Freeport (6,060) captured the team crown over runner-up Brother Rice Maroon (6,043). Morgan Park (5,781) was fourth and Mount Carmel Brown (5,730) fifth in the 18-team field.
Andrew Invitational: Andrew (5,902) won the team title at Orland Bowl, where the Baker scoring format was used. The champion Thunderbolts were led by runner-up Mike Dertz, who posted a 628 series over three games.
Reavis Invitational: Sandburg’s Nicole Powell (1,397) was the individual champion at El-Mar Bowl. As a team, the Eagles (5,495) finished third behind Minooka (5,617) and Leyden (5,564).
Andrew Invitational: Medalist Nicole Zopf (554) propelled Andrew (5,300) to the team crown at Orland Bowl, where teams and individuals competed under the Baker scoring system.
Argo triangular: Luis Ramirez (113 pounds) had two pins as Argo (13-3) defeated Stagg 36-27 and St. Laurence 67-11.
Blackhawks Charities Holiday Tournament
Providence 4, Naperville North 2: Rich Yusa’s hat trick enabled Providence (28-6-3) to advance to the quarterfinal at The Edge in Bensenville.
St. Xavier Tournament
St. Xavier 82, Ashford (Iowa) 49: Niara Harris scored 18 points to lead St. Xavier (10-3) in the opening round.
Contributing: Josh Krockey