Basketball

High school sports roundup for Friday, Nov. 29

Huntley's Uchenna Egekeze scored a game-high 18 points, and Ryan Sroka had 17 to lead the Red Raiders past Grayslake North, 64-46, in the teams' semifinal game at the Johnsburg/Richmond-Burton Boys Basketball Thanksgiving Tournament in Johnsburg.

Huntley (3-0) advances to the championship game against Lake Zurich at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Ryan Vrugt had nine points for the Raiders, and Ryan Crosby tossed in eight.

Lake Zurich 51, Crystal Lake South 38: At the Johnsburg/Richmond-Burton Thanksgiving Tournament in Johnsburg, Damir Glamoc scored 15 points for the Gators (2-1) in a semifinal loss to the Bears. Tyler Miller scored eight points, and Isaiah Kirkeeng had six.

South will play Wauconda for third place at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Lakes 32, Richmond-Burton 15: At the Johnsburg/Richmond-Burton Thanksgiving Tournament in Johnsburg, the Rockets lost in a consolation bracket semifinal. R-B (1-2) plays Johnsburg at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Wauconda 67, Johnsburg 31: At the Johnsburg/Richmond-Burton Thanksgiving Tournament in Johnsburg, the Skyhawks fell to 0-3 on the season with a loss to the Bulldogs.

Jacobs 62, Elk Grove 34: At the Palatine Ed Molitor Thanksgiving Classic, Robert Pennel and Andrew Balkcom had 13 points apiece for the Golden Eagles (2-1) in a win over the Grenadiers. Pennel sank three 3-pointers, and Balkcom added three steals and three assists.

Jaden Henderson had 10 points, Zach Leahy had seven, and Max Stec added six.

Marengo 58, Dixon 43: At the Ottawa-Dean Riley Shootin' the Rock Thanksgiving Tournament, Matt Volkening scored 15 points with two 3s for the Indians (2-1) in a victory against the Dukes. Jonah Pace added 11 points, Brady Cannon had eight points and two 3s, and Evan Shepard tossed in six points for Marengo.

Marengo outscored Dixon, 19-9, in the fourth quarter, with Volkening scoring seven of his game-high 15 points. The Indians face Streator at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Dundee-Crown 49, Belvidere 36: At the Leland Strombom Holiday Tournament in Sycamore, Kyle Huber had 14 points and two 3s to lead the Chargers (2-1) in a win over the Bucs. Doug Miller and Trayvon Hatcher had 11 points each for D-C, and Ryan Hodor tossed in six.

Huber was 4 for 5 on free throws, and Hatcher made two 3s. D-C plays Yorkville at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Belvidere North 56, Crystal Lake Central 47: At the Crystal Lake Central Thanksgiving Tournament, Ryan Mendoza had 12 points and two 3s for the Tigers (1-2) in a loss to the Blue Thunder. Blake Pokora scored 10 points with two 3s, and Aidan Ellinger and Connor Bartesch each added eight points.

Geneva 48, Prairie Ridge 23: At the Crystal Lake Central Thanksgiving Tournament, the Wolves fell to 0-3 with a loss to the Vikings. Bennett Barr led Prairie Ridge with nine points on three 3s.

Schaumburg 65, McHenry 32: At the Crystal Lake Central Thanksgiving Tournament, the Warriors dropped their third tournament game. Matt Gallimore led McHenry (0-3) with 14 points and four 3s. Carter Foat added nine points and two 3s.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Hampshire 59, Proviso West 38: At the Hoffman Estates Invite, the Whip-Purs led, 19-5, after the first quarter on the way to their second win of the season. Kelby Bannerman led the way with 15 points and made all four of her free throws.

Alyssa Cork had 13 points and made three 3s, Ceili Ramirez had nine points, and Katie Del Re tossed in eight points for Hampshire (2-2).

Grayslake Central 46, Crystal Lake Central 24: At the Bison Classic in Buffalo Grove, the Tigers dropped to 0-4 with a loss to the Rams.

Rockford Auburn 60, Marian Central 32: At the Benet Tip-Off Tournament in Lisle, the Hurricanes fell to 0-5 with a loss against the Knights. Marian will play St. Charles East at noon Saturday in its final tournament game.

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