Stories about Morris high school sports
In Monday’s 66-41 win over Resurrection, Providence Catholic coach Eileen Copenhaver recorded her 300th win as the Celtics’ coach, plus more from the girls basketball sideline.
Paxton Giertz scored 26 points for Seneca during a triple-overtime, nonconference boys basketball victory over Beecher, plus more from around the Herald-News area.
Morris finished second in the state Class 1A competitive dance finals; Lincoln-Way West took fifth in boys bowling; and more from around the Herald-News area from Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023.
Landrie Callahan posted 32 points and 20 rebounds to lead Morris to its first Interstate Eight Conference victory of the season, a 53-44 triumph over Plano.
Joliet Catholic captures East Suburban Catholic meet. Plus more scores and results from around the area.
Peotone's girls trailed after one quarter, but it was all Blue Devils from there, as Peotone rolled to a 56-21 win to remain unbeaten at 23-0; plus more from around the Herald-News area.
The Class 4A Romeoville Sectional will feature several of the area's top teams, such as Bolingbrook, Lincoln-Way East, Lincoln-Way West and Lincoln-Way Central
At Joliet on Tuesday, Joliet Central led at the half and came out with the win after two overtimes, plus more basketball from around the Herald-News area.
If seed meetings were still held, there'd probably be pretty lengthy discussions in how the Bolingbrook Class 4A Sectional should be seeded. That and area McDonald's All-American nominations as well as some notable coaches milestones reached in the Boys Basketball notebook.
If seeding meetings were still held, there'd probably be pretty lengthy discussions on how the Bolingbrook Class 4A Sectional should be seeded. That and area McDonald's All-American nominations as well as some notable coaches milestones reached in this Boys Basketball Notebook.
Sophomore guard Brett Bounds drained five 3-pointers en route to a game-high 19 points to pace Morris during a 60-45 nonconference victory Monday over Newark.
Competitive Dance teams from Ottawa, Morris, Streator and Fieldcrest advanced to state Saturday.
Five Sycamore wrestlers won titles at the Interstate 8 tournament, plus some strong solo performances from Kaneland, L-P, Sandwich and Ottawa wrestlers in tourney won by Rochelle.
Sycamore High School hosted the Interstate 8 Conference wrestling tournament Saturday with several area teams competing.
Wrestling and basketball highlights around the Herald-News area for Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023.