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High Schools

  • Canterbury girls roll over Snider in Kilmer
    Darby Maggard had 34 points and 12 assists and Katherine Smith had 16 points and 10 rebounds in Canterbury’s 78-65 girls basketball win over Snider at the Panthers’ Kilmer Classic on Saturday.
  • Luers’ bid for state ends on late kick
    Top-ranked Andrean beat No. 3 Bishop Luers 17-15 Saturday in a 3A semistate at Luersfield as the reigning state champion 59ers earned a trip to the Class 3A state finals.
  • Snider gets sliced up
    A Snider team that had gotten to the Class 5A semistate by forcing its opponents into untimely mistakes was eliminated Friday largely thanks to its own errors.
High schools

Spartans clinch NHC share

The Homestead boys tennis team clinched at least a share of the NHC title with a 3-2 win over host Norwell on Tuesday.

The Spartans (8-4, 6-0 NHC) got wins from Jordan Andrews at No. 2 singles, Sang Jun Park at No. 3 singles and Jack Stanley and Mitch Gilbert at No. 2 doubles.

Norwell (10-3, 4-1) got wins from Jordan Dickey at No. 1 singles and Brandon Burch and Alex Hunter at No. 1 doubles.

Cross country

BLACKHAWK CHRISTIAN INVITATIONAL: Northrop won the boys team title with 47 points, while Fremont took the girls side with 20 points.

For the boys, Blackhawk Christian was second with 49, Bellmont third with 54 and Fremont fourth with 74. Bellmont was second with 43, Northrop third with 59 and Blackhawk Christian fourth with 108 for the girls.

Dustin Starnes won the boys individual title at 17:55, while Bellmont’s Bailey Beery was first for the girls at 18:49.

Boys soccer

WARSAW 3, CANTERBURY 2: The Class 2A No. 6 Tigers slipped past the No. 15 Cavaliers at home. Manuel Rodriguez had two goals for Warsaw, the 2012 2A state runners-up.


ADAMS CENTRAL 5, CHURUBUSCO 0: The Jets’ No. 1 doubles team of Ben Kaehr and Conner Lengerich improved to 13-0 with two wins at home. The team finished off a 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 win over Leo’s Tyler Christlieb and Dustin Lukemire because of a previous match being suspended by rain, and then beat the Eagles’ Luke and Landon Lillmars 6-4, 6-0 in the regularly scheduled match.


HOMESTEAD 3, DEKALB 2: The visiting Spartans won in five, 23-25, 23-25, 25-18, 27-25, 15-5.

Cassidy Geller had 17 kills and Suzanne Peters 16 for Homestead.