Johnsburg boys end R-B’s winning streak

RICHMOND – Johnsburg was in good shape at halftime and even better after three quarters against Richmond-Burton in its nonconference boys basketball game Wednesday.

The Skyhawks increased their eight-point halftime lead to 15 in the third quarter and defeated R-B, 62-52, ending the Rockets’ three-game winning streak.

T.J. Sigmund scored 17 points to lead Johnsburg. Kevin Dombrowski added 13 and Mike Conroy scored 12 for the Skyhawks, who led 27-19 at halftime and 52-37 after three quarters.

R-B (5-14) was led by Mike Kaska with 15 points on five 3-pointers. Sam Kaufman added 14 for the Rockets.

Immaculate Conception 65, Marian Central 53: At Woodstock, Ephraim Lee was perfect from the free-throw line (6-6) en route to a team-high 12 points, and Tommy Waytula added 11 in the Suburban Christian Conference Blue Division loss for the Hurricanes (2-19, 1-4).

GIRLS BASKETBALL

McHenry 37, Jacobs 24: At McHenry, Brittany Avonts scored a game-high 14 points on seven baskets for the Warriors (12-13, 4-5) in the FVC Valley Division win. Payton Berg (seven points) led the Golden Eagles (2-18, 2-6).

Prairie Ridge 40, Dundee-Crown 32: At Crystal Lake, the Wolves used a 24-point second half to capture the FVC Valley Division win. Kelsey Bear scored 12 points for Prairie Ridge (14-7, 4-4).

Emilie Michalski (eight) led seven scorers for the Chargers (2-19, 0-9).

CL Central 38, Woodstock North 30: At Crystal Lake, despite a 21-point night from North’s Sami Ahr, Crystal Lake Central (11-11, 3-6) nabbed the FVC Fox Division win behind 12 points from Kelsey Schmitt and 10 points and 12 rebounds from Shannon Ellman.

Alecia Braun had seven points and four rebounds for the Thunder (14-9, 5-5).

Cary-Grove 39, Stevenson 28: At Cary, Olivia Jakubicek recorded a double-double on 19 points and 13 rebounds, and Joslyn Nicholson scored 11 points in the nonconference win for the Trojans (16-6).

GIRLS BOWLING

Marengo 2,699, IMSA 2,257: At Marengo, the Indians stayed perfect in duals, thanks to the high series of Susan Anthony (614 pins), who had two games of 222. Dominique Bailey rolled a 548 series for Marengo (14-0).

BOYS SWIMMING

Huntley 93.5, Woodstock co-op 74.5: At Woodstock, Huntley’s Ryan Czarnecki won the 500-yard freestyle (5:11.15) and the 200 freestyle (1:57.32), and the Red Raiders took a pair of relays to win earn the FVC dual meet.

Christopher Cazel won the 100 breaststroke (1:04.53) and the 200 individual medley (2:05.05) for the Blue Streaks.

HOCKEY

CL South 4, Lake Forest 3: At Lake Forest, Jake Bigos scored a hat trick and had an assist on Shane Gustafson’s third-period winner for South.

• Chris Burrows contributed to this report.

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