Lorelei Tokarczyk hit a three-run home run and Kiley Robb pitched five shutout innings as Joliet West won its 16th game in a row with a 10-0 victory over Hampshire in the Larkin Slugfest final on Saturday.
Sophomore forward Tyrail Trussell scored a game-high 20 points, including 10 in the fourth quarter, in Lockport’s 57-43 quarterfinal win Monday night over Joliet West in the Class 4A Lincoln-Way Central Regional.
There was no stopping Julia Bond and her Waubonsie Valley teammates on Saturday. Bond rolled the second-highest series in the history of the state finals to win the individual state championship and the Warriors became just the fifth repeat team champion at Cherry Bowl Lanes in Rockford.
Matt Pesavento and his brother, Josh, proved to be an unstoppable duo at Thursday’s Tinley Park Invitational. Matt finished with a six-game total of 1,383 pins to capture the individual title and Josh (1,344) finished fourth to lead the Tigers to the team title at Centennial Lanes.