The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


March 7, 2013

Thursday's local scores and glances


Illinois Prep Boys Basketball

Thursday’s Scores

Class 3A Sectionals


Mundelein 46, Lakes Community 42

Burbank (St. Laurence)

Chicago (Perspective/Leadership) 60, Harlan 58

Freeport (H.S.)

St. Francis 48, Sycamore 38

Lagrange Park (Nazareth Academy)

Westchester St. Joseph 47, St. Ignatius 37

Mt. Zion

Chatham Glenwood 44, Lincoln 42

Peoria (Bradley University)

Peoria (H.S.) 62, Galesburg 48

Richton Park (Rich South)

Hillcrest 59, Providence 51

Class 4A Sectionals


Benet 68, Naperville Neuqua Valley 62


Rockford Boylan 60, Crystal Lake Central 49

Harvey (Thornton)

Bloom Township 52, Stagg 41

Northbrook (Glenbrook North)

New Trier 59, Niles Notre Dame 58

Schaumburg (H.S.)

Oak Park River Forest 43, York 39

Summit (Argo)

Whitney Young 62, Curie 58

Waukegan (H.S.)

St. Viator 65, Zion Benton 62



NJCAA Regional 24 Tournament

At John Wood, Quincy

Friday, March 8 games

Game 1 — No. 4 Illinois Central (15-14) vs. No. 5 Lincoln College (17-13), 2 p.m.

Game 2 — No. 2 Danville Area Community College (27-3) vs. No. 7 Lincoln Land College (15-15), 4 p.m.

Game 3 — No. 3 John Wood Community College (20-8) vs. No. 6 Parkland College (18-11), 6 p.m.

Saturday, March 9 games

Game 4 — No. 1 Rend Lake (24-3) vs. Game 1 winner, 1 p.m.

Game 5 — Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner, 3 p.m.

Sunday, March 10 game

Championship — Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner, 2 p.m.



NJCAA Region 24 Tournament

Wednesday, March 6 games

Game 1 —  Illinois Central (80, Lincoln Land College 40

Game 2 — Danville Area Community College 50, John Wood 40

Game 3 — Parkland College 82, Lincoln College 56.

Game 4 — Lake Land 69, Lewis & Clark College 50.

Saturday, March 9 games

At Illinois Central College, East Peoria

Game 5 — No. 1 Illinois Central (27-3)vs. No. 4 Danville Area Community College (22-9), 2 p.m.

Game 6 — No. 2 Parkland College (24-7)vs. No. 3 Lake Land (24-7), 4 p.m.

Sunday, March 10 game

Championship — Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 2 p.m.



At Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Danville Area Community College 5, Lansing Community College 2

DACC    200    021    0    —      5      10      1

Lansing    000    110    0    —     2     3     0

WP — Noe Arteaga. LP — Hoeberling. Two or more hits — D: Patrick Cottrell, Aaron Kuper, Trevor Jennings. 2B — D: Kuper 2, Jennings. HR — L: Lake. RBIs — D: Kuper 2, Pete Strommen, Cottrell, Caleb Etchison L: Lake.


At Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Danville Area Community College 6, Owens Community College 1

Owens    000    010    0    —     1     2     4

DACC    000    231    x    —      6      10      0

WP — Zach Anderson. LP — Davis. Two or more hits — D: Aaron Kuper 3, Mike Walker 2. 2B — D: Tyler McKenzie, Kuper. 3B — O: Perez D: Aaron Gardner. RBIs — O: Horvath D: Pete Strommen, Gardner.

Records — DACC 6-1 overall.



Results from March 7

At Lincoln Lanes

Senior Citizen League


Class A

Series: Stan Harvey 590

Game: Stan Harvey 213

Class B

Series: Jim Thomas 509

Game: Jim Thomas 211

Class C

Series: Ed Reed 584

Game: Ed Reed 215

Class D

Series: Terry Bell Jr. 589

Game: Terry Bell Jr. 214


Class A

Series: Martha Elliott 441

Game: Martha Elliott 162

Class B

Series: Laura Baird 462

Game: Meredith Stokes 193

Class C

Series: Donna Berlin 477

Game: Donna Berlin 184

Class D

Series: Sue Strong 502

Game: Linda Engle 179


Actual Series: The Challengers 2,281

Actual Game: The Challengers 815

Handicap Series: Strike Force, 2,379

Handicap Game: Strike Force, 857


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NJCAA Tourney Photos 2014

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