The T.F. North and T.F. South boys basketball teams both picked up thrilling road wins Tuesday.
Breanna Toppen scored a game-high 22 points to lead Times No. 10 Kankakee Valley to a 68-55 win over Hanover Central.
Sherman Carter led the Pioneers with 20 points, but Kankakee used a 47-point second half to hand Prairie State an 86-62 loss Tuesday.
Freshman Raven Watts' double-double led the Thornridge girls basketball team to a 72-24 win over CICS/Ellison on Monday.
Sophomore forward Frankie Slayton scored a key basket with 30 seconds left and senior forward Courtney VanderMeer had an offensive rebound with 10 seconds left to lead Covenant Christian to a 42-39 win over Frontier in girls basketball action Monday.
VHS Gymnastics Fun Day Saturday; Dodgeball, kickball available at Portage Parks; Soccer programs available at Portage Parks; Sign-ups underway for youth coed volleyball
INDIANAPOLIS | Michigan State shook up the BCS title chase again Saturday night.
The Merrillville wrestling team went 5-0 with wins over Lafayette Jeff, LaPorte, Wawasee, Hammond and Thornton at Saturday's LaPorte Invitational. LaPorte finished 3-2.
Michigan senior Kyle Whitaker (Chesterton) helped the Wolverines win the AT & T Winter Nationals in Knoxville, Tenn.
RICHTON PARK | Saturday's Rich East Invitational may have been the first major bowling meet of their varsity careers, but T.F. North freshmen Capri Howard and Candice Redman looked more like seasoned seniors.
CRETE | Asked how the south suburban basketball cognoscenti likely viewed Hillcrest's basketball program vs. her own before Saturday, Crete-Monee guard Alexia DeBose smiled.
CINCINNATI | Andrew Luck and Andy Dalton know all about replacing local legends.
CHICAGO | Jason Garrett wasn't interested in a history lesson.
CHICAGO | Tony Snell's heard his share of "skinny" jokes growing up.
Times No. 1 Marian Catholic twice battled back from double-digit deficits, but fell to nationally-ranked Etiwanda (Calif.) 74-68 Saturday afternoon at the Chicago Elite Classic at the UIC Pavilion.
Caleb Jonkman had a team-high 17 points to lead the Illiana Christian boys basketball team to a 60-54 Metro Suburban Conference win over host Elmwood Park on Friday.
LAPORTE | Several years ago, before coming to Valparaiso, Joe Otis coached seventh-grade girls basketball at LaPorte, guiding the team to a 12-3 record.
Brenna Boyle had a double-double of 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead Andrean past Highland 53-50 Friday in Northwest Crossroads Conference girls basketball play.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso withstood Penn's full-court press and variety of defenses for the majority of Friday night's nonconference game at Viking Gym.
WHEATFIELD | The Times No. 7 Lowell was a road warrior at No. 10 Kankakee Valley on Friday night in the Northwest Crossroads Conference opener for both teams.
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