Superlatives in Chicago Area High School Basketball tonight!!!!
I have to start out with #1 having 36-2 halftime lead and 52-6 lead at end of the THIRD QUARTER OVER DOWNERS GROVE NORTH!!!!!! SHEESH!!!!!!! Straight medieval and just boat racing that team AND ON THEIR HOME COURT!!!!!! Final was 57-17. Ok ok they stayed undefeated in preparing for Sierra Canyon(CA) on Saturday. Had 4 players in double figures led by senior Bobby Durkin's 13 points.
I was at #15 Mount Carmel on the SOUTH SIEEEDE tonight to check out their game vs #14 DePaul College Prep. DePaul Prep led 28-18 at halftime. Junior star point guard DeAndre Craig had only 5 points for Mount Carmel. The second half starts and not only did Craig turn it up, so did sophomore wing Anthony Ciaravino. The best I've seen him play in his short career. Craig had 18 of his 23 points in the second half, Ciaravino had 19 points 4 rebounds 5 steals and 4 blocks in the game. Craig had 7 rebounds and 4 steals. DePaul Prep only scored 12 in the second half in 55-40 loss. Senior Alex Gutierrez led Depaul Prep with 11 points, senior forward Wisconsin Milwaukee commit Dylan Arnett had 9 points and 8 rebounds.
Sophomore wing JJ Hernandez of Glenbard North had a triple double 21 points 10 rebounds and 15 blocks in win over Batavia.
Senior wing Illinois commit Ty Rodgers is making his Player Of The Year bid with another double/double of 33 points 20 rebounds 5 assists 4 steals and 3 blocks for Thornton Township in win over Kankakee.
Frank DeCarlo 18 points on 4 threes for Lincoln Way Central in win over Andrew.
Freshman Marshall Gehrke 18 points for Antioch in win over Lakes.
Anthony Kemp 17 points for Bradley Bourbonnais in win over Rich Township.
Junior Iowa commit Owen Freeman a double double 14 points 12 rebounds for Bradley Bourbonnais in win over Rich Township.
Duane Doss a double/double 42 points 11 rebounds 5 steals for Beecher in win over Seneca.
Senior Cornell commit Cooper Noard 28 points for Glenbrook South in third win this season over rival Glenbrook North.
Senior Elon commit Nick Martinelli 26 points for Glenbrook South in third win this season over rival Glenbrook North.
Senior Denver commit Justin Mullins 24 points for Oak Park River Forest in win over Lyons Township.
Senior LaGiola 21 points for Lake Park in win over Wheaton North.
Greg Miller 19 points for Richards in win over Marist.
Devin Jiles 17 points for Richards in win over Marist.
Haven Roberts 20 points 7 rebounds for Momence in win over Donovan.
Jaden Walls 15 points 6 rebounds and single season steals leader for Momence in win over Donovan.
Senior DeVon Oregon 17 points for Oswego East in win over Minooka.
Junior Mekhi Lowery 17 points for Oswego East in win over Minooka.
Senior Ricky Hill Jr 18 points for Minooka in loss to Oswego East.
JaKeem Cole 15 points for Leo Catholic in win over Fenwick.
Senior Dartmouth commit Jackson Munro of New Trier continues his tear with 35 points in win over Niles West on senior night.