Stories about Willowbrook high school sports
Noah Campbell scored 18 of his 21 points in the second half and Joey Tumilty also scored 21 points, and Willowbrook extended its winning streak to eight straight games with a 73-69 win over Libertyville in the championship game of the MLK Lake Zurich tournament on Monday.
Maryland recruit Emily Fisher had 20 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks, as Libertyville stormed back from down 15 in the second half to beat Willowbrook 58-51 at the Coach Kipp Hoopsfest.
Marquel Saleek's 30 points paced Willowbrook past Lindblom 88-87 to the Warriors' seventh straight win, Brendan Yarusso scored 30 to lead St. Francis into the semifinals of the WW South MLK Tournament, Ben VanderWal put up 40 points in Timothy Christian loss, and Nazareth's girls basketball team and Lemont's boys basketball team rolled in Saturday's prep sports roundup.
Continuing to raise the bar despite its youth, Nazareth rode a tough defense to win its 13th game in a row with a hard-fought 51-37 non-conference victory over Willowbrook Thursday before a big crowd in La Grange Park.
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.
Terrell Walker sank his last 10 shots and finished with a career-high 23 points to lift Willowbrook to a 64-49 West Suburban Gold win over Morton on Tuesday in Villa Park.
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.
Kate Gross' 22 points pace Downers Grove North past Glenbard West, Nojus Indrusaitis' 27 points lead Lemont to a big win over Eisenhower, plus wins from Glenbard West and Hinsdale Central boys basketball and Hinsdale Central and Willowbrook girls basketball in Friday's prep sports roundup.
Paxton Warden led four Glenbard West players in double figures with 17 points as Glenbard West rolled past St. Patrick into the quarterfinals of the Jack Tosh Holiday Classic, Calli Kenny's 21 points and nine rebounds paced Willowbrook at the Bill Neibch Falcon Classic and more in Tuesday's prep sports roundup.
Eleanor Monyek scored 19 points, going 13-for-15 at the free-throw line, to lead Hinsdale Central past Schaumburg at the Bill Neibch Falcon Classic at Wheaton North, while Marquel Saleek scored 27 points for Willowbrook in a loss to Homewood-Flossmoor at the Hinsdale Central Holiday Classic.