Liz Metcalfe is back as the Illiana Christian girls basketball coach.
She succeeds Dave Bosman, who stepped down after six years.
Metcalfe is an admissions counselor Illiana Christian and an assistant coach for the 2013-14 Vikings. She was head coach at Illiana from 1998-2005 and was 161-70. Her teams qualified for three Class A Elite Eights and the 2004 Vikings took fourth place. She left Illiana to become the head women's basketball coach at Trinity Christian College. She stepped down in 2010.
Metcalfe was Times Coach of the Year in 2001 and 2003.
She previously coached at her prep alma mater, Timothy Christian, and at Valley Christian High School in Cerritos, Calif.
Homewood-Flossmoor 16, Joliet Central 6: Bryce Gray and Derrion Thomas homered as The Times No. 2 Vikings (19-5, 7-4) had little trouble with the Steelmen in the SouthWest Suburban Blue win.
Zachary Taylor had three RBIs and Jonathan Brandt, Ike Cutrara and Jesse Forestell had two RBIs each.
Crete-Monee 14, Rich East 4 (5 inn.): General McArthur hit a three-run homer and threw three hitless innings to lead the Warriors (14-11, 10-2) to the Southland Athletic Conference win.
Brandon Hannigan, Brandon Hickey, Dan McElligot and Logan Kent had two hits each. Brandon Howard and Kent each had two RBIs.
Homewood-Flossmoor 13, Joliet Central 1: Kayla Butler and Quadrea Allen had three RBIs each as the Vikings (8-13, 4-6) picked up the SouthWest Suburban Blue win.
Gabby Cooke and Meagan Donermeyer had two RBIs each.
St. Francis de Sales 13, Seton Academy 12 (7 inn.): Kylee Carrasco and Vanessa Banuelos each homered to lead the Pioneers past the Sting in the Girls Catholic Athletic Conference White game.
Carrasco had three RBIs, while Erika Galan had two RBIs.
Trinity 2, Marian Catholic 1: Adriana Garcia scored with an assist from Kelly Mindak, but the Spartans (7-13-3) fell on senior night.
Sarah Sieracki had five saves.
Lincoln-Way North 2, Homewood-Flossmoor 1: Sammi Farkos' 35-yard free kick was the Vikings lone goal as they fell to 7-13-0.
St. Francis de Sales 10, Bowen 0: Annette Gonzalez had three saves for the Pioneers in the win over the Boilermakers.
St. Viator 25-25, Marian Catholic 19-12: Zak Piekarski had three kills and 13 assists, but the Spartans (6-17, 0-6) fell to the Lions in the East Suburban Catholic Conference match.
Temi Onayemi had five kills and Jake Piekarski added four.