Posts Tagged ‘ championship ’

Young Wins 1st Basketball Title Since 1998

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February 17, 2013

Whitney Young High School won its first Chicago Public League basketball championship since 1998 with a 60-56 overtime win over Morgan Park
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2012 Prep Football Preview

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August 23, 2012

Are you ready for some high school football? The football season in Illinois starts this weekend. Things have changed since the state football playoffs began in 1974. There are now eight state champions. Public League teams in Chicago now participate in the state playoffs. Teams play two games before Labor Day. The state football...
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Simeon looks like the team to beat in 2012

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March 24, 2011
Simeon looks like the team to beat in 2012

Behind Sophomore star Jabari Parker Simeon High School looks poised to play for a 3rd consecutive title in 2012. Mather's Glen Heffernan is coaching outstanding ball. And although Dave Andrews of Gordon is a great player, it is Krys Gago of St. Ben's who has both on and off court depth.
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Simeon wins back-to-back state titles

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March 20, 2011
Simeon wins back-to-back state titles

Simeon has won the most state basketball titles in Illinois, and nine players return for Smith next season including Parker who appears to keep improving his game.
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Brooks wins 3rd place game

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March 19, 2011

Peoria, IL— The basketball team at Brooks was hoping to finish the season by winning the city and state championship. The Eagles (29-4) concluded the season by taking third place in the Class 3A tournament with a 66-52 win over North Chicago on Saturday afternoon at Carver Arena. “I don’t have the words to...
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Warren 55, Normal Community 43. Warren on to final

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March 18, 2011

Peoria, IL — The Warren Blue Devils will face Simeon in the finals. Warren dominated the Normal Community Ironmen 55-43 in sem-final action at the Carver Arena this evening. With turnovers played a big role, Warren and Normal were locked in a two point game at the half. But Warren broke the game open...
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Simeon goes to finals again. Wins 56-53 over Glenbard East

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March 18, 2011

  Peoria, IL— Simeon High School held on to win 56-53 over a Glenbard East team that wouldn’t give up. With explosive scoring, Glenbard kept closing the gap on Simeon. Simeon’s win means the school is headed to its second consecutive final appearance. Simeon won back-to-back championships in 2006 and 2007 behind Derek Rose....
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Brooks loses in state semifinal

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March 18, 2011
Brooks loses in state semifinal

Brooks Academy, in its 1st appearance in the IHSA semi-finals, was aced by Rock Island High School 55-36. It is the 1st appearance by the Rocks in the finals since 1910.
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