High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Feb. 23, 2013
February 23, 2013 10:42PM
Updated: March 25, 2013 7:01AM
No. 9 Rich East 83, Rich Central 48: Brandon Cole scored 20 points and Don Henderson added 11 to pace visiting Rich East (17-6, 8-2) in the Southland. Jamaal Murray led Rich Central (10-14, 5-5) with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Boys Indoor Track & Field
Thornwood Invitational: Kenneth Allen prevailed in the 50-yard dash (5.52 seconds) and Larry Moore was first in the 60-yard low hurdles (7.93) as Thornwood (147 points) finished second behind Evanston (166) in the six-team meet. Other winners for the Thunderbirds included Wole Daramola in the mile run (5 minutes, 5.28 seconds) and Donte Briggs in the long jump (20 feet, 1/4 inch). Lincoln-Way West’s Nick Hinton was tops in the high jump (5-10).
Girls Indoor Track & Field
Lockport Invitational: Marist’s Kelly Carollo was the top area performer by virtue of victories in the high jump (5-2) and pole vault (9-6). Other winners included Marian Catholic’s Imani Haynes in the 55-meter hurdles (8.80), Stagg’s Nellie Bonham in the shot put (33-11) and the Lockport foursome of Aubrey Elwood, Emmie Hahn, Kim Johnson and Bianca Wiemeyer in the 2-mile relay (10:18.26). St. Ignatius (100.50) won first place, with Lockport (64) coming in second and Marist (47) fourth in the 12-team field.
Cardinal Stritch 84, St. Xavier 75: Brad Karp posted game highs with 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead St. Xavier (28-5) in Milwaukee. Anthony Grant added 12 points for the Cougars and Jack Krieger had 11.
South Suburban 131, Columbia 35: Coach John Pigatti earned his 200th career win at South Suburban, which ended the regular season with a 27-3 record. In seven seasons, Pigatti is 200-39 at the school. Michael Harris and Kadeem Thornton had 20 points each for the Bulldogs.
Contributing: Josh Krockey