Tigers roar past Romeoville; Dons, Redwings roll to regional titles
Bolingbrook shocked by East Aurora
Last updated 3/7/2020 at 12:38am
CLASS 4A REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES
JOLIET WEST 61 ROMEOVILLE 47
The Tigers rolled to the regional championship behind Jemere Hill (19 points), Ashawn Burbridge (13 points) and freshman Jeremy Fears, Jr. (10 points).
Plainfield South's Donovan Cranfield and Romeoville's Keedan Foster advanced to the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown Sectional round.
EAST AURORA 79 BOLINGBROOK 72
The Tomacats (23-10) led for most of the game and stunned the Raiders, who bow out at 27-6.
In his last game as a Raider, Elon University-bound Darius Burford scored 25 points. Myles Cooper of Bolingbrook advanced to the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown Sectional Round.
Plainfield East's Toby Onyekonu and Anthony Baptiste also advanced to the Country Financial Sectional Round
WEST AURORA REGIONAL
WEST AURORA 56 Plainfield Central 51
The host Blackhawks (11-19) slipped past the Wildcats, who closed out the 2019-20 season at 17-14.
Plainfield Central's Javari Johnson advanced to the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown Sectionals knocking down 12 of his 15 shots.
LINCOLN-WAY WEST REGIONAL FINAL
NEUQUA VALLEY 63 Plainfield North 50
The Wildcats (25-8) rolled past the Tigers, who close out their 2019-20 season at 21-9.
LOYOLA ACADEMY REGIONAL FINAL
LOYOLA 47 MAINE SOUTH 25
The hosts from Loyola (29-4) ran past the Hawks in Willmette. Maine South bows out at 18-15
CLASS 3A REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES
NOTRE DAME 56 VERNON HILLS 30
Led by 15 points from junior Anthony Sayles, the Dons (28-5) crushed Vernon Hills (15-18). The Dons move on to a 7 p.m. Tuesday showdown with Deerfield (20-10) in the first IHSA Class 3A Grayslake North Sectional semifinal.
Notre Dame's Sonny Williams and Jared Baffa advanced to the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown Sectional round.
BENET ACADEMY 57 DE LA SALLE 43
The Redwings (24-9) rolled to their own regional championship in Lisle on Friday. De La Salle bows out at 16-13.
Benet's John Golden and Luke Nolan advanced to the Sectional Round of the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown.
Benet Academy advances to the IHSA Class 3A Hinsdale South Sectionals on Wednesday at 7 . The 30-3 sectional hosts from Hinsdale South will collide with the Redwings in Darien.