The La Salle-Peru boys basketball team routed Mendota on Tuesday to win its pool at the Colmone Classic. Also Tuesday, Princeton beat St. Bede and Marquette topped Hall.


Marquette defeated Hall 65-40 during the Colmone Classic boys basketball tournament on Tuesday Dec. 7, 2021 at Hall High School in Spring Valley.


Princeton defeated St. Bede by a final of 70-51 during the 47th Colmone Classic tournament on Tuesday Dec. 7, 2021 at Hall High School in Spring Valley.




Johnson, the longtime Bureau Valley assistant and super scout, took his seat halfway up the bleachers for Saturday afternoon’s Princeton and Stillman Valley game in the Colmone Classic. He was armed with a note pad, tournament program, pencils and his usual keen observation eye for detail.



The Tigers squared off against Stillman Valley on the Prouty Gym mats Monday. Only five weights were contested with the Tigers winning three, en route to a 54-21 victory over the short-handed Cardinals, who gave away seven weight classes.