Stories about Lyons Township high school sports
Tavari Johnson scored 21 points to lead Lyons' blowout win over Proviso East, Hinsdale Central edged Downers Grove South behind Ben Oosterbaan's 18 points, Emily Petring scored 19 points to lead Downers Grove South past Proviso East and Hailey Markworth tallied 20 for Lyons in a win over Fenton at the Morton College High School Jam in Saturday's roundup.
Nojus' Indrusaitis' 35 points paced Lemont past TF South, Proviso East beat Willowbrook in a matchup of West Suburban Gold leaders and Glenbard West, Lyons and York all rolled in Friday's prep sports roundup.
She grew close to eight inches between her sophomore and junior years – and now Illinois soccer recruit Izzy Lee is a huge part of 18-3 Lions' success. That, Eleanor Monyek on a tear for a resilient Hinsdale Central team, Benet on a roll in January ahead of Nazareth showdown and Wheaton North coach Dave Eaton hits coaching milestone in Joshua Welge's girls basketball notebook.
Ally Cesarini, Lyons Township battle past Batavia in fourth quarter to close the Batavia MLK tournament with a 63-55 victory on Monday.
Lyons Township held off a late Burlington Central rally to win the championship game of the Burlington Central MLK Tournament 49-44, and in the process snapped the Rockets' 12-game winning streak.
Tavari Johnson's late shot gave Lyons Township a win over DeKalb on Saturday and a spot in the Burlington Central tournament championship. The Barbs were without Lane McVicar in the loss.
Izzy Lee's career-high 24 points paced Lyons past York, Nojus Indrusaitis poured in 28 points to lead Lemont past Richards and more in Tuesday's prep sports roundup.
Caden Pierce led four Glenbard West players in double figures as the Hilltoppers beat Benet at the Pappas Shootout, Drew Kircher poured in 31 points in a York win, Kate Gross scored 27 points in Downers Grove North's OT win over York and more in Saturday's prep sports roundup.
Gonzaga recruit Braden Huff had 21 points and six rebounds, and No. 1-ranked Glenbard West jumped out to a 19-point lead after one quarter and never looked back in a 60-28 win over Lyons to win the Jack Tosh Holiday Classic championship game.
Akron recruit Tavari Johnson scored 28 points, and red-hot Lyons won its eighth straight game, handing defending tournament champion Bolingbrook its first loss 73-61 in a semifinal of the Jack Tosh Holiday Classic.