Huntley responded well from an early deficit Monday and extended its Fox Valley Conference winning streak to 23 games with a convincing 57-39 victory over Hampshire. Jessie Ozzauto led the Raiders with 22 points and four 3s.
Crystal Lake Central’s Ella Madalinski hit three consecutive 3-pointers in the second quarter, and Katie Hamill had a double-double with 23 points and 14 rebounds as the Tigers beat Burlington Central 49-42 in their Fox Valley Conference game Friday in Burlington.
Marengo coach Elisa Hanson believes her team can reach a higher level as the Indians vie for a Kishwaukee River Conference championship. Plus info on Alden-Hebron and a key FVC battle between Huntley and Hampshire in this week's girls basketball notebook.
Woodstock North's Gracie Zankle broke the school's single-game scoring record with 30 points in a Kishwaukee River Conference win over Richmond-Burton on Jan. 12. The Thunder senior was voted the Northwest Herald Athlete of the Week by readers.
Johnsburg kept pace with Marengo in the Kishwaukee River Conference with a big win against Woodstock North, Crystal Lake Central's Katie Svigelj made her return from knee surgery, plus more info on Huntley, Cary-Grove and Woodstock North in this week's girls basketball notes.