Everett Willis missed two free throws but snared the rebound after the second attempt and made the putback at the buzzer to pull out a 47-45 win over Dwight in Mondays’s Class 1A Somonauk Regional quarterfinal.
With the postseason underway Monday, we take a look at four things to keep an eye on as DeKalb, Kaneland, Sycamore, Genoa-Kingston, Hinckley-Big Rock, Indian Creek and Hiawatha start their postseason journeys.
Annabella Simpson took fourth on Saturday for the DeKalb-Sycamore gymnastics team at the state tournament, while the DeKalb-Sycamore boys swim team qualified six entries for the state tournament next week. Jacob Gramer qualified in four events.
Genoa-Kingston senior Brady Brewick became the program's first state-placer since 2010 when he took third at the Class 1A 165-pound bracket at the IHSA individual state tournament Saturday in Champaign. He led four Chronicle-area wrestlers who placed.