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High school sports roundup for Friday, Feb. 16

Johnsburg celebrates winning the Class 3A Chicago Resurrection Regional on Friday.
Johnsburg celebrates winning the Class 3A Chicago Resurrection Regional on Friday.

Johnsburg's girls basketball team collected its third regional championship in four seasons Friday with a 60-26 victory over the host Bandits at the Class 3A Chicago Resurrection Regional.

The Madsen sisters led the way, all three in double figures for the Skyhawks (19-11). Megan Madsen scored 16, her twin, Morgan, had 13, and freshman Macy added 10.

Johnsburg plays St. Viator at 6 p.m. Monday in the Class 3A Carmel Sectional semifinals.


IHSA State Final Tournament: At Rockford, Jacobs' Brianna Schmidt and Dundee-Crown's Mary Ehmann finished the first day 33rd and 38th, respectively, to advance to Saturday's competition.

Schmidt had a total of 1,183 over six games with a high-game of 231, while Ehmann bowled a 1,177 with a high-game of 234.


Cary-Grove 58, Hampshire 51: At Cary, Beau Frericks scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Trojans to a critical Fox Valley Conference win.

Frank Jakubicek added 18 points.

With the victory, Cary-Grove (19-6, 10-4) moved into a three-way tie atop the FVC with Crystal Lake South and Crystal Lake Central.

Justin Anderson and Collin Woods each scored 11 points for Hampshire (15-13, 9-5), while Jackson Milison and Jeremy Rosa both had 10 points.

Jacobs 43, Dundee-Crown 41 (OT): At Carpentersville, Andrew Balkcom’s contested layup with 2.1 seconds remaining in overtime gave the Golden Eagles (12-14, 6-8) an FVC victory over the Chargers (17-8, 8-6).

Zach Leahy and Jaden Henderson scored 10 points each for Jacobs. Jalen Ramsey added nine with three 3s.

D-C's Brad Stec tied the score at the end of regulation. Jordan Hairston led the Chargers with nine points, and Kyle Huber added eight.

Burlington Central 72, Johnsburg 71: At Burlington, Zach Toussaint scored 32 points, but the Skyhawks (15-11, 8-3) fell to the Rockets (19-8, 7-2) in their Kishwaukee River Conference game.

The win puts Burlington into first place in the KRC with three games remaining. Johnsburg would have clinched a share of the title with a victory.

Pat Mayfield scored 14 of his team-high 27 points in the fourth for Burlington. He made two free throws with 2.5 seconds to go for the win.

Woodstock 55, Woodstock North 46: At Woodstock, ‪Evan Bridges and Andrew Adams each scored 12 points as the Blue Streaks earned a KRC win.

Ethan Patterson added 10 points for Woodstock (10-15, 4-5).

North (15-11, 6-3) trailed, 40-20, through three quarters. Zach White scored a game-high 14 points, with all coming in the fourth quarter. Mathew Fallaw had nine points, and Bradley Baseggio scored eight.

Alden-Hebron 55, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart 20: At Rockford, the Giants routed the Guardians in a preview of Monday's Class 1A Durand Regional quarterfinal matchup.

Brad Judson led A-H (9-14) with 20 points and six rebounds, and Gideon Schauer provided 17 points and seven rebounds.

Huntley 63, Prairie Ridge 51: At Huntley, Nathan Draper hit five 3-pointers to finish with a team-high 15 points in the Red Raiders' FVC win.

Patrick Roppolo contributed 14 points for Huntley (14-14, 8-7), Uchenna Egekeze had 11 points, and Ryan Sroka scored eight.

Jared Lindquist led the Wolves (2-23, 1-14) with 16 points, Jack Podlasek added 11 points, and Michael Patterson had eight points.

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