SATURDAY BOYS HOOPS REPORT
ND, Benet give ESCC two wins at ESCC/CCL Shootout
Last updated 12/22/2019 at 12:15pm
In their East Suburban Catholic Conference/Chicago Catholic League Shootout game at St. Patrick, Notre Dame (10-2) rolled out to a 20-7 first quarter lead over Leo (4-6). ND extended its lead to 39-22 at the half and rolled to the 63-49 victory over the Lions.
Heading to Mount Greenwood to take on the hosts from Brother Rice in Benet Academy's ESCC/CCL Shootout game with the mighty host Crusaders, few thought the Redwings had a chance.
Never underestimate a Gene Heidkamp-coached Benet Academy squad. The Redwings throttled the CCL-Blue co-leaders, 57-41, to improve to 6-2 heading into the holidays. Brother Rice falls to 8-3.
MAINE SOUTH 42 RICH CENTRAL 35
The Hawks improved to 4-4 on the season with the Crete-Monee Shootout win over Rich Central (0-7). Marko
Anderson led the Hawks with 23 points and hauled down nine rebounds. Sean Gallery added nine points with four assists, while Nick Ostojic scored six points, hauled down eight rebounds and had four steals.
Lockport 38 Joliet Catholic 28
In a classic rivalry game the Porters (6-4) defeated the Hilltoppers (3-5).