McHenry boys bowling advanced to sectionals by placing third at the Vernon Hills Regional at Bowlero in Vernon Hills on Saturday with a team score of 5771.
Libertyville was regional champ with 5799, Grayslake Central was second at 5795 and Vernon Hills also advanced, tying McHenry for third with 5771. Woodstock came 11th at 5166, but freshman Noah Rodriguez advanced to sectionals as an individual, finishing sixth overall with a 1214 series.
Sycamore Regional: At Sycamore, Huntley advanced to sectionals with a third-place finish with a score of 5688.
St. Charles East was the regional champ with 5897, South Elgin came second at 5795 and Sycamore was the final qualifier at 5565.
Matthew Racila led the Red Raiders with a 1218 series, Hayes Porsche was just behind him with a 1208 and Austin Tenglin came in at 1117.
Woodstock 69, Elgin 38: At Elgin, Caden Ogle led the Blue Streaks in points and rebounds, turning in a 22 point, 11 board double-double in a decisive road win.
The double-double was Ogle’s second in as many games and Spencer Cullum added 13 points for Woodstock (7-8).
Whitney Young 49, Burlington Central 24: At Lombard, the Rockets had a tough day on offense at the Derril Kipp Hoopsfest hosted by Montini.
Taylor Charles was held to five points in the loss, but she still grabbed 11 rebounds and blocked four shots.
Carmel quadrangular: At Mundelein, Prairie Ridge was a perfect 3-0 on the day — defeating Carmel 48-23, Highland Park 54-14 and Glenbard South 41-35.
Tyler Evans (120), Mickey Meade (126), Eddie Ferree (160) and Jimmy Stone (170) each picked up wins in all three matches.
Batavia Invitational: At Batavia, McHenry came third at the 17-team tournament, led by championship wins from Chris Moore at 160 pounds and Brody Hallin at 170. Lucas Van Diepen and Pedro Jimenez each took third place at 120 and 126 pounds, respectively.
Marian Central took sixth place, Charlie Fitzgerald was tops at 120 pounds and Nik Jimenez won at 145, while Max Astacio (152) and Kaden Harmann (113) each took third in their respective brackets.