Prep roundup: McHenry badminton beats Waukegan

McHenry badminton got its first win of the season on Friday by beating Waukegan 12-3. 

Sydney Dyer and Madison Thompson won at No. 1 and 2 singles, respectively, and combined to win at No. 1 doubles for the Warriors (1-4). 

Also winning in singles for McHenry were Rebecca Lameka, Jessica Jablonski, Sammi Lindgren, Riley Hunt, Christina Lim, Sammie Hixon and Maia Larsen. 


Johnsburg 6, Delavan-Darien (Wis.) 1: At Johnsburg, Mike Pritts struck out eight in a complete game win for the Skyhawks. Also for Johnsburg, Nic DeSalvo drove in three runs with a double and homer. 

Aurora Christian 11, Marian Central 10: At Woodstock, Sal Rodriquez homered and drove in six runs for the Hurricanes. Also for Marian, Mike Crook doubled and drove in three runs. 

Huntley 1, Conant 0: At Huntley, Matt Sullivan drove in Brandon Altergott for the only run of the game in the Red Raiders' nonconference win. 

Barrington 9, Prairie Ridge 7: At Barrington, Danny Pecoraro hit a grand slam and drove in six runs for the Wolves in a nonconference loss. 

Alden-Hebron 5, Berean Baptist 0: At Hebron, Cody Nelson struck out seven and homered for the Giants in a nonconference win. Also for A-H (2-3), Andrew Tieman tripled, drove in a run and scored twice.

Woodstock North 14, Rockford Christian 11: At Rockford, Josh Jandron drove in three runs and Cory Busse drove in two and scored two for the Thunder (1-2) in a nonconference win. 

Hononegah 11, McHenry 5: At Hononegah, Cody Freund tripled, scored two runs and drove in one for the Warriors (3-1) in a nonconference win. 


Huntley Tournament: Marengo lost, 8-0, to Boylan in its opening game of the tournament. Makayla Pfeiffer made 12 saves in goal for the Indians (2-1). 

Richmond-Burton 4, Grant 0: At Fox Lake, Halley Havlicek scored two goals and had an assist for the Rockets in a nonconference win. Jessica Guenther and Gabi Ross also scored for R-B (2-0) and Hannah Koenig made five saves in goal.


Prairie Ridge 5, Barrington 2: At Barrington, Michelle O'Keefe drove in two runs and Emily Doomis doubled for the Wolves (2-0) in a nonconference win. 


Jacobs 6, Johnsburg 1: At Johnsburg, Kailash Panchapakesan won at No. 1 singles to lead the Golden Eagles to a Fox Valley Conference crossover win. 

Ian Kykaza and Matt Lay won at No. 4 doubles for the Skyhawks.

• Rob Smith contributed to this report

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