Neckopulos leads PR to track win
Alex Neckopulos won the shot put (34 feet, 6 inches) and discus (95-10) to help Prairie Ridge’s girls track team to a 94-45 Fox Valley Conference win against Johnsburg on Monday in Crystal Lake.
Johnsburg’s Taylor Nimrick won the long jump (14-4), triple jump (31-0½) and the 100-meter hurdles (18.9).
Huntley triangular: At Huntley, Cary-Grove took second with 53 points and Huntley took third with 47 points. Grayslake North won the meet with 86 points.
Taliz Duzey won the 800-meter run in 2:33.7 for C-G, with Maggie Cherveny taking the triple jump at 31-7½. Nicole Zielinski won the long jump for the Red Raiders at 13-2½.
Johnsburg 11, Woodstock 1 (5 inn.): At Woodstock, Kayla Toussaint doubled, tripled and drove in two runs for the Skyhawks (4-7, 3-1) in an FVC Fox Division win. Hannah Jacobs doubled and scored for the Blue Streaks.
CL Central 3, Hampshire 2: At Hampshire, Megan Mahaffy struck out seven, homered and drove in two runs for the Tigers (5-3, 2-0) in an FVC Fox Division win. Jordan Hook homered for the Whip-Purs.
Grayslake North 11, Woodstock North 1: At Woodstock, Bria Romine tripled and scored for the Thunder in an FVC Fox loss.
McHenry 5, Huntley 3: At Huntley, Carly Mattson and Kelsea Cichocki both homered for the Warriors (8-5, 2-1) in their FVC Valley Division win.
Miranda Peterson went 3 for 4 for the Red Raiders (9-4, 1-2) with a double, a run scored and two RBIs.
Immaculate Conception 8, Marian Central 2: At Elmhurst, Hannah O’Hagan went 2 for 4 and scored in a Suburban Christian Conference loss for the Hurricanes (3-5, 1-2).
Richmond-Burton 22, Rockford Christian 0 (5 inn.): At Richmond, Katie Kroll, Haylea Hoskins and Grace Schwegel each had two doubles for the Rockets (4-4, 3-1) with Meagan Spohr adding a home run in the Big Northern Conference East Division win.
Alden-Hebron 7, South Beloit 6 (8 inn.): At South Beloit, Sparkle Lagerhausen, Brook Winkelman and Emily Cunningham each went 2 for 3 for the Giants (6-3) in their nonconference win.
Lagerhausen homered and drove in two runs, with Cunningham scoring a run and adding an RBI.
Marengo 5, North Boone 0: At Marengo, Megan Hanelt and Kate Kasch each scored two goals in a BNC East win for the Indians (4-4-2, 3-2-1).
Woodstock North 2, Jacobs 0: At Woodstock, the Thunder won an FVC crossover game.
Richmond-Burton 5, Hampshire 1: At Hampshire, Mike Winkler scored two goals for the Rockets (8-0-1) in a nonconference win. Alex Zeller scored for the Whip-Purs.
Johnsburg 4, Round Lake 1: At Round Lake, Delaney Pruitt, Kortney Hass, Abbi Ullrich and Sammi Wiersum scored for the Skyhawks (7-4) in a nonconference win.
• Rob Smith and Andrew Hansen contributed to this report.